Backstage Pass: Adam Batstone – Classical Guitarist Toni Marie Wiseman Catches up with Adam Batstone Classical Guitarist
The province’s film industry is celebrating an important anniversary. The Picture Start Program began five years ago to help aspiring filmmakers hone their skills. NTV’s Toni-Marie Wiseman reports.
Crab harvesters have ended their tie-up after the FFAW reached a deal Saturday morning with the Association of Seafood Processors on crab prices. They agreed to create a working group to try to avoid more disputes in the future.
A leaked letter from the province’s principals and teachers has expressed concerns about the loss of 160 teaching units for next year. Ruby Hoskins, the president of the federation of school councils, echoes those concerns. NTV’s Ross Tilley reports.
Twelve youth ended five days of living on the street this weekend as part of the Sleepout 120 campaign. Although it was a challenging experience, the students called it a rewarding one.
Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Eastern Newfoundland held a unique fundraiser during the weekend. Local celebrities lined up for a friendly Wii bowling competition to raise money for charity. NTV’s own Toni-Marie Wiseman took part.
Jim Furlong looks back at the beginning of student protests in Tiananmen Square in China.
Who will be the next Dorothy for Peter MacDonald Productions’ “The Wizard of Oz”? At least 15 young women are in the running. They turned out this past weekend to audition for the role and the four Dorothy finalists will be announced in June on NTV. Toni-Marie Wiseman reports.
Two people are in custody after one person died in Grand Falls-Windsor during the weekend. No charges have been laid. A house on 18th Avenue was cordoned off with police tape Sunday. The RCMP Major Crime Unit is investigating, along with the Forensic Identification Section.
Police are looking for witnesses after a pedestrian was hit on a crosswalk in the west end of St. John’s late Friday night. The victim was a male youth, who was taken to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.