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Gerry Rogers supports both B.C. and Alberta premiers in defending their...

Premier Dwight Ball spoke out this week in favour of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's intervention in the Trans Mountain Pipeline dispute between B.C. and...

‘Free weed’ contest shows cannabis industry moving faster than regulations, Tories...

A new contest by a downtown St. John's business offering free weed for a year got the attention of MHAs in the House of...

Injured worker frustrated by decade-long battle with Workplace N.L.

Barry Lyall was injured on the job at the Voisey's Bay mine in 2008. Ten years later he is still battling Workplace N.L. to...

CUPE returning to negotiating table with provincial government

CUPE will return to contract talks with the provincial government next week. The union and Finance Minister Tom Osborne both confirmed the news on Thursday....

Consensus on clearing Muskrat Falls soil probably not possible, committee chair...

The chair of the Independent Expert Advisory Committee says member groups are unlikely to reach a consensus about clearing soil from the Muskrat Falls...

Gerry Rogers plans to work with Alison Coffin after NDP leadership...

NDP leader Gerry Rogers says she looks forward to working with former leadership candidate Alison Coffin. Coffin won 33 per cent of the vote...

Gerry Rogers elected new leader of N.L. NDP

Gerry Rogers is the new leader of the Newfoundland and Labrador New Democratic Party. Rogers won the leadership Sunday afternoon with 67 per cent of...

About 2,600 members eligible to elect new NDP leader this weekend

New Democrats in Newfoundland and Labrador will elect a new leader on Sunday. The party has more than doubled its membership since last fall...

Moody’s warns province’s path to balanced budget at risk

One of the bond-rating agencies is raising concerns about the provincial budget. Moody's Investors Service says the government's path to eliminating the deficit by...

Tories dispute budget forecasts, while Muskrat Falls inquiry clarifies spending

The government faced questions about the provincial budget in the House of Assembly Wednesday. The Tories say the province is still on an unsustainable...