Michael Connors


‘This is a federal discussion right now,’ premier says of NunatuKavut talks

Premier Dwight Ball wasn't at last week's announcement of talks between Ottawa and the NunatuKavut Community Council. Ball says it's a federal issue at...

Government reports 26 medically-assisted deaths in N.L. since legalization

It's been a little over two years since medically-assisted death became legal in Canada. New numbers from the Department of Health show there have...

NunatuKavut celebrates talks with Ottawa, but Innu Nation alleges ‘slap in the face’

The NunatuKavut Community Council was celebrating Thursday after Ottawa announced it will enter into talks to recognize the indigenous rights and self-determination of southern...

Province reaches framework deal with CUPE after months of battles

After months of public battles, the provincial government has reached a tentative agreement with CUPE, although the union is calling it only a framework until its...

Premier cleared of conflict of interest for $400,000 forgivable housing loan

Premier Dwight Ball was not in a conflict of interest when his company, Jade Holdings, received a $400,000 forgivable loan from the Newfoundland and...

Liberals unveil ambitious fundraising targets for next two elections, but whither democratic reform?

The provincial Liberals revealed ambitious fundraising targets at their AGM in Gander this weekend. The party aims to have $800,000 in the bank by...