Local group takes over federal hotel program for Ukrainian refugees after rooms left vacant for months

The Association for New Canadians will take over management of a federal program aimed at accommodating Ukrainians escaping the Russian war. That’s after the province discovered more than two dozen hotel rooms reserved for refugees had been vacant since October. NTV’s Rosie Mullaley reports.


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Rosie Mullaley is an award-winning journalist who covered the justice beat in St. John’s for many years. A veteran reporter, who spent over three decades with the province’s daily newspaper, she enjoys telling a wide range of stories, from human interest pieces to sports to hard-hitting news and developments that affect citizens in their communities. When she isn’t tracking down the news, she is a talented musician who plays keyboard and guitar and is lead vocalist for the four-piece band Trails End. One of the province’s most respected journalists, she is also the proud mother of two wonderful boys.
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