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Province unveils plan to boost immigration

The provincial government unveiled a plan Friday to bring more immigrants to the province. A key part of that plan is the availability of...

Government, NAPE accuse each other of undermining contract talks

The government and NAPE were accusing each other Thursday of trying to undermine the collective bargaining process. In a strange twist, Labour Minister Gerry...

Spring thaw opens up massive potholes on Team Gushue Highway

Fluctuating spring temperatures mean one thing in St. John's: potholes as far as the eye can see. A few big ones have opened up...

Bell Island residents must wait until July to get new ferry

Residents on Bell Island will have to wait until July to get their new ferry. The MV Legionnaire will be docked and idle in...

Nalcor hopes report on dam safety alleviates fears downstream

A safety review of the Muksrat Falls shows Nalcor is meeting or exceeding industry standards. But for one woman living downstream from the project,...

Government doesn’t rule out selling Bull Arm construction site

Work is winding down at Bull Arm as the Hebron project approaches completion. Nalcor is now trying to find someone to use the site...

CRA poll shows support for screening immigrants for ‘Canadian values’

A new opinion poll shows two-thirds of Atlantic Canadians support the idea of screening immigrants for "Canadian values." The poll by Corporate Research Associates...

Residents pick up pieces from weekend windstorm

Residents were picking up the pieces Sunday after a weekend windstorm knocked out power to tens of thousands of homes and caused widespread damage....

Families remember loved ones on anniversary of Cougar helicopter crash

Family and friends of people who died on board Cougar Flight 491 marked the eighth anniversary of the tragic crash on Sunday. They gathered...

Hearings end at Barry Inquiry after two months of testimony

After two months of hearings and 56 witnesses, the inquiry into the shooting death of Don Dunphy has heard its final testimony. Now, Commissioner...