There was some heavy lifting at Marble Mountain today, and it was happening about a hundred feet in the air. A helicopter was brought in to lift the major components of a chair lift to replace the one destroyed by lightning. NTV’s Don Bradshaw reports.
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Burgeo residents are worried about the loss of their only lifeline. The only road that connects the town to the Trans-Canada Highway is closed because of a washout. NTV’s Christina Marshall-Jeenes reports.
Corner Brook city council held the line on the mill rate in Monday night’s budget, but it did raise basic unit rates charged to all building owners. NTV’s Don Bradshaw reports.
Four towns in southwestern Newfoundland are cut off from the rest of the island after the Burgeo Highway was washed out. The road won’t be reopened until Friday when the government installs a temporary bridge. One man was injured when his vehicle crashed into the washout.
There was a surprising development Friday in a case of conspiracy to commit murder in Corner Brook. Charges were dropped against the two accused. NTV’s Don Bradshaw reports.
The ongoing saga of a Corner Brook junior high school is dragging on. Students were supposed to move in by the beginning of January, but there have been delays in the construction of the new facility. NTV’s Jodi Cooke reports.
Firefighters in Corner Brook came together Wednesday to distribute toys to families in need. NTV’s Don Bradshaw reports.
An economist in Corner Brook is painting a bleak picture for the future of rural Newfoundland. But he believes allowing fracking in the oil industry could curb the downward spiral. NTV’s Don Bradshaw reports.
Despite some off-season setbacks, managers at Marble Mountain Ski Resort are confident they will be ready for business later this month. NTV’s Don Bradshaw reports.
A Rocky Harbour man has been sentenced to more than four years in prison for repeated sexual activity with a minor. The sentence exceeded what the prosecution had requested. John Frederick Scott, 43, pleaded guilty to sexual interference and breaching probation earlier this year.