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Placentia group accuses government of holding up new pool

It's been a labour of love for a group in Placentia that has been working for a new pool in their town. Now they...

Government closing Research Development Corporation could mean job losses

The provincial government is eliminating the Research Development Corporation as it creates a new innovation council. Business Minister Christopher Mitchelmore says it's an attempt...

Nalcor faces more protests as transformers travel to Muskrat Falls

Nalcor faces more protests at Muskrat Falls as it transports seven transformers to the construction site. Land protectors say they are committed to peaceful...

NAPE questions quarter million dollars government spent on legal advice for...

The provincial government has now spent more than a quarter million dollars on legal advice for public sector contract talks. NAPE president Jerry Earle...

Paul Lane accuses doctors of discrimination for picking and choosing patients

Independent MHA Paul Lane is calling out doctors for picking and choosing their patients. Lane says it amounts to discrimination and is unacceptable. NTV's...

Police issue warning after child and pets left alone in cars...

Police are warning the public about the dangers of leaving kids and pets unattended in vehicles during hot weather. Since the beginning of July,...

Borrowers must adjust to rising interest rates, analysts say

The Bank of Canada raised interest rates this week for the first time in seven years. That means consumers have to get used to...

Eastern Health smoking policy leaves city to clean up mess, councillor...

St. John's city councillor Sheilagh O'Leary is fuming over an Eastern Health no-smoking policy that has forced smokers to light up in a nearby...

Seabird researcher argues C-NLOPB can’t be trusted with environment

A Memorial University professor says the Canada-Newfoundland and Labrador Offshore Petroleum Board is broken. Bill Montevecchi is calling for more environmental oversight of the...

Fishery advocates call for end to seismic testing off coast of...

Fishery advocates are calling for an end to seismic testing off the coast of Newfoundland and Labrador. They say more research is needed to...