‘You can’t have your cake and eat it, too’

‘You can’t have your cake and eat it, too’

Updated on January 30, 2015 - CUPE Local 2019 has rejected the latest offer form the Town of Happy Valley-Goose Bay, despite the town agreeing to keep defined benefit pension plans for future hires.

Labrador MMA fighter turning pro

Labrador MMA fighter turning pro

Updated on January 29, 2015 - Collin Baikie chose the patient route with his Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) career. He began fighting amateur  

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Aware of problems

Updated on January 29, 2015 - The Minister of Justice and Public Safety, Judy Manning, said she is aware of the infrastructure

Local

Pleased over seat protection

Updated on January 29, 2015 - The month of January saw intense debate in the House of Assembly — and in the media, both of the mainstream and social variety — about the government’s plan to slash the number of MHA seats in Newfoundland and Labrador..

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New partnership

Updated on January 29, 2015 - The Labrador flag was flown at St. John’s City Hall on Tuesday as council welcomed representatives from Happy Valley-Goose Bay —...

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'Chance to connect'

Updated on January 28, 2015 - Two recovering addicts are hoping a new peer support group will help themselves and others live a healthier life.

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Pumped about popcorn

Updated on January 29, 2015 - There’s no doubt about it: Labradorians love their popcorn.

Local

Regional

Regional

Sports

Greening placed on waivers; may be Bingo-bound

Updated on January 28, 2015 - One rough season just got a little bit tougher for Colin Greening of the Ottawa Senators. That’s because the St. John’s native was placed in waivers Tuesday..

Gee Bees regrouping

Updated on January 27, 2015 - The Grand Bank Gee Bees have a message for their doubters.

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This IceCap has ice in his veins

Updated on January 26, 2015 - When asked to describe his goaltending style, Connor Hellebuyck’s most common reponse is, “Boring.”

Sports

Business

Competition cited as a factor in Bianca’s closure

Updated on January 27, 2015 - Bianca Tzanov’s namesake restaurant has closed, after 23 years in business in St. John’s. Bianca’s offered a fine-dining experience that struck a chord with consumers and quickly became a hot spot, upsizing its location to end at its Water Street....

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Bianca’s closes after 23 years

Updated on January 26, 2015 - Local fixture Bianca’s Restaurant is closing its doors after nearly a quarter century in the business.

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Business

Living

2015 ECMA nominees announced

Updated on January 28, 2015 - The nominees for the 2015 East Coast Music Awards (ECMAs) have been named, and voting is open for Fans’ Choice awards on The Telegram’s website HERE..

More than meets the eye

Updated on January 27, 2015 - With a powerhouse voice she uses to belt out traditional Irish/Newfoundland music, you’d think 20-year-old Victoria Cooper has been...

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Fighting winter blues

Updated on January 23, 2015 - For some, the cold and snowy months are an exciting time for recreational activity, but for others the winter blues creep in.

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‘For all who taught me to sing’

Updated on January 26, 2015 - To begin with, I set down my thanksfor all who taught me to sing,All whose words I have borrowed(Though I plagiarize nothing)All...

Living

Opinion

Start the conversation

Updated on January 28, 2015 - For any addict — or anyone who has suffered through mental health issues — hope can be an awfully fleeting thing..

Disabilities and the job market

Updated on January 27, 2015 - Excuse me for a moment to get away from my usual letters of praising up the government and instead focus on an issue that has been...

Freedom's costly price

Updated on January 12, 2015 - Depending on the historical clarity of hindsight, Wednesday was either another bad day for journalism - and world peace in general...

Quick to judge

Updated on January 20, 2015 - We were surprised by some of the comments posted to our Facebook page when we shared our story regarding last week’s armed robbery...

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Is asbestos a reason to worry?

Updated on January 12, 2015 - The discovery of asbestos and all of its fine qualities once stimulated a worldwide industrial mining empire.

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Opinion

Community

Rallying support

Updated on January 29, 2015 - Dozens of Happy Valley-Goose Bay residents braved the cold during on their lunch-hour on Jan.22, as they stood on the picket lines with the locked-out town employees in a demonstration of support..

Labrador carver forced to close gallery

Updated on January 19, 2015 - For more than 40 years, carving soapstone has been a passion and a form of comfort for John Neville. Whenever he was in his shop...

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Derek Montague

Terrifying fun

Updated on January 08, 2015 - The Labrador Inuit have a unique — and somewhat scary — tradition that takes place on Jan.6.  

Derek Montague

‘Another successful festival’

Updated on November 27, 2014 - Once again, the Labrador Creative Arts Festival (LCAF) gave school aged children in the Big Land a glimpse into the endless...

Derek Montague

Community

Autos

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