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Major project spending falling in province, economic council reports

Investment in big job creation projects in the province is projected to fall again this year. That news came from the Atlantic Province's Economic...

More families eligible for childcare subsidies

Daycare isn’t cheap, but the provincial government has made subsidies available to more families. That’s because the income thresholds increased Thursday. NTV’s Jodi Cooke...

Ottawa announces funding for Pier 17 expansion in St. John’s Harbour

Federal cabinet minister Marc Garneau was in St. John's Wednesday to announce funding to expand Pier 17 in St. John's Harbour. NTV's Jodi Coke...

Nobody will clean up whale carcass in Outer Cove

It's now Day 8 in the ongoing saga of a rotting whale carcass in Outer Cove. Nobody is willing to take on the job...

‘Pop-up’ awareness program to educate public on dangers of opioids

With opioid overdoses continuing to happen, the province and the City of St. john's are trying a new approach to deal with the problem....

National report paints picture of drug addiction and recovery

The road to recovery is a long one for people who suffer from drug addictions. But a new report released Thursday showed promising results...

Government funding announced for expansion of Holyrood Marina Park

Holyrood has become a hub for training and recreation in the marine industry. The federal and provincial governments announced more money Wednesday for Phase...

‘Drunk Driving Suit’ simulates sobriety test while impaired

It's almost a daily occurrence: impaired drivers are caught and charged only to reoffend again. To try to drive the message home, Ford Canada...

Minister discusses plans for drug treatment court

Justice Minister Andrew Parsons announced plans for a drug treatment court this week. He speaks with NTV's Jodi Cooke.

N.L. couple on board Air Canada flight diverted by ‘unruly passenger’

An Air Canada flight was diverted this week after a disruptive man had to be restrained by crew members and other passengers. On board...