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The ace is still out there: 2 big winners at Chase the Ace draw but $1.7M jackpot unclaimed

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 06:32:07 EDT


Crowds flocked to the St. John's neighbourhood of Goulds today for a chance to win the Chase the Ace jackpot, which has reached $1.7 million.

Baby foxes drawing crowds, eating like kings at Labrador City golf course

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 20:10:00 EDT


A family of eight foxes has moved in to Tamarack Golf Club where the people are friendly and food is plentiful. But employees that feeding the foxes will do more harm than good.

Adam Oldford, charged after girls allegedly approached for sex in park, appears in court

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 16:08:06 EDT


A St. John's man who is charged with sexually assaulting a minor, after a complaint that teenage girls were asked for sex in a local park, appeared in court Wednesday.

Stranger Things have happened to illustrator Mike Feehan

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 18:00:00 EDT


A St. John's illustrator and graphic designer was asked to create a series of animated illustrations for the Netflix show's Instagram page.

Motorcyclists sprayed with Raid in St. John's under investigation

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 09:03:22 EDT


Three men were riding their motorcycles when a woman reportedly sprayed them with Raid. One received what police call minor injuries.

Stuffed polar bear for sale by owner: Could fetch $12K

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 14:35:47 EDT


Mervin Randell has an extra polar bear in his Grand Fall-Windsor, N.L., home and hopes his Kijiji post will find a new owner.

'A life after injury': Military vet heading to Invictus games in Toronto

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 15:28:00 EDT


Newfoundlander Tyson Tulk is one of 150 athletes carrying a flag from the Canadian coasts to Toronto prior the Invictus games in September.

'It's very alarming': Another dead North Atlantic right whale found off Cape Cod

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 15:50:17 EDT


Another dead North Atlantic right whale has been spotted off Cape Cod, bringing the total number of confirmed deaths in North America this summer to at least 13.

Dennis O'Keefe won't seek re-election as St. John's mayor

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 05:11:00 EDT


The current mayor of St. John's ended the speculation about his political future in an announcement at City Hall 1 p.m. Wednesday.

Stroke victim, 27, determined to get back on her feet — with husband's help

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 05:30:00 EDT


Carly White woke up in a hospital with a piece of her brain removed and no recollection of how she got there. Now, she is warning others to not ignore symptoms of what could be a stroke.

Google knows what you're laughing at: Canadian data reveals favourite regional jokes

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 12:29:39 EDT


Many people in Quebec like to Google corny jokes, and those in Newfoundland and Labrador tend to look for puns, according to data on the most search-for jokes that was released Wednesday to mark International Tell a Joke Day.

FFAW admits error in handling Calvin Tobin death benefit

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 09:57:48 EDT


The family of a deceased fisherman is getting an admission of wrongdoing along with the man's insurance money.

Piece of cake: 12-year-old twins building bakery business

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 04:30:00 EDT


Twin sisters Devyn and Cora Hogg operate Cakes by Two Peas in a Pod, and spend their spare time whipping up sweet treats in their basement bakery in Grand Falls-Windsor.

Farm leases preserve Labrador's 'precious natural resource', says Gerry Byrne

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 06:30:00 EDT


Amid concerns from farmers that government regulations are restricting Labrador’s agricultural growth, Fisheries and Land Resources Minister Gerry Byrne is defending land allocation policy.

Autonomous glider to track critically endangered right whales

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 05:35:56 EDT


Scientists in Halifax have launched a high-tech tool to track the whale population on the Scotian Shelf. A glider has been deployed off the coast for 30 days to capture the sounds of endangered North Atlantic right whales.

'This affects everyone': Charlottesville vigil in St. John's takes stand against white supremacy

Tue, 15 Aug 2017 08:49:52 EDT


More than 100 people gathered in Bannerman Park for a community vigil to denounce white supremacy and racism on Tuesday night in St. John's.

Vandalized sign 'insult to my integrity', says mayoral candidate

Tue, 15 Aug 2017 19:30:00 EDT


A mayoral candidate in Happy Valley-Goose Bay remains undeterred after someone defaced his campaign sign.

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Man charged with impaired driving in crash that killed Calvin Tobin

Tue, 15 Aug 2017 15:38:48 EDT


Charges have been laid against a 31-year-old man driving the car Calvin Tobin was travelling in.

Province sets aside $2.96M for Mud Lake flooding victims

Tue, 15 Aug 2017 18:25:32 EDT


The province has secured nearly $3 million in readily available relief funding for people who were evacuated from their homes on May 17 — when Mud Lake and a portion of Happy Valley-Goose Bay were flooded.