A former Catholic priest in western Newfoundland has been ordered to stand trial on charges of sexually assaulting a teenage boy. Gary Hoskins was charged in 2012 with two counts of sexual assault, alleged to have taken place between 1984 and 1986. NTV’s Don Bradshaw reports.
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How do you get young children to put down their candy and chocolate bars and eat more fruits and vegetables? The Heart and Stroke Foundation hopes it has found a solution with “I Heart Fruits and Veggies”. NTV’s Don Bradshaw reports.
It’s going to cost Corner Brook City Hall more money to provide clean water to homes and businesses, once a new municipal water treatment plant goes online next month. Officials are exploring new ways to reduce leaks to underground infrastructure to cut down on water consumption. NTV’s Don Bradshaw reports.
A Corner Brook doctor was punished by his peers Thursday for incompetence in the death of a nine-year-old girl three years ago. Dr. Christo Taylor was fined $20,000 and restricted from certain types of medical practice until he completes more training. NTV’s Heather Gillis reports.
A former hospital employee in Corner Brook has been ordered to a pay a fine of $5,000 for wrongfully accessing medical records of more than seven dozen patients. Donna Colbourne, 60, is the first to be convicted under the Personal Health Information Act.
A Corner Brook doctor has pleaded guilty to incompetence after nine-year-old Kaylie Wheaton died in his care more than three years ago. The College of Physicians and Surgeons is considering sanctions for Dr. Christo Maurice Taylor. NTV’s Heather Gillis reports.
The provincial government in Nova Scotia is moving ahead with plans to implement a ban on fracking in that province. It’s a decision opponents of fracking in this province are hoping will be copied by our own PC government. NTV’s Don Bradshaw has more in this report.
It’s going to cost millions of dollars more than first expected for the Marble Mountain Ski Resort to get back in business. That’s after a lightning strike damaged the chairlift during the summer. NTV’s Don Bradshaw reports.
The provincial government has named the courthouse in Corner Brook after former premier Danny Williams, a lawyer who represented Humber West in the House of Assembly.
The RNC is investigating a sudden death that happened on Main Street in Corner Brook Sunday evening. A 41-year-old woman is dead after falling from an overpass around 6:30 p.m. She was pronounced dead at the scene by medical personnel. The incident is not considered to be suspicious. Police are asking for witnesses to contact […]