Province setting up Labrador regional appeal board
Town of Happy Valley-Goose Bay hears from community groups with budget ...
Lewis and Law earn top times at Trapline
Halifax Crown files direct indictment in Obed rape case
Inuit lifestyle film picked up by National Geographic
Former Nalcor board members say at Muskrat Falls Inquiry that they ...
Two more people added at Muskrat Falls Inquiry
Questions get personal at Muskrat Falls Inquiry
From Labrador City to Carnegie Hall
Letter: Muskrat Falls' renewable nature could be the mega-project's silver lining
Letter: Time for some uncommon sense
Letter: The people have just begun to speak
Letter: Poverty vs. prosperity
Letter: Autism Society NL seeking increased government funding
Letter: More reasons to rein in federal fisheries ministers
Letter: Bad boys, bad boys, what ya gonna do?
I was a military financial counsellor for most of my career. Today, I offer advice when asked and I’m watching as people are losing their cars, their homes, their cabins and — of least consequence – their toys. Which brings me to ...
Letter: Feds should cut red tape on oil exploration, not offer hand-outs for Muskrat Falls
There has been much public discussion and expectation that the only way to truly “mitigate” the electricity rate or tax increases required to pay our province’s debt is for the federal government to intervene. What, exactly, this ...
Letter: Canada should be a world leader in freshwater protection
It’s a luxury to not think about water. Most Canadians watch it flow from the faucet and go down the drain without considering its source or destination. When we do think about water, it’s only about where the nearest tap is. Many ...
LETTER: Asking the right work question
“The fact is, we need people,” wrote Russell Wangersky in his column for Aug. 24 decrying “anti-immigration rhetoric.” “Go to many restaurants and fast-food outlets,” wrote Mr. Wangersky, “and you ...
Letter: Good Samaritan returns blankets blown away by Wreckhouse winds
I would like to relate to you a short story of an incident that occurred to my family in mid-July while we were travelling to Port aux Basques to catch the ferry. Our vehicle had a luggage carrier on the top. We were driving through the Wreckhouse ...
Letter: Autism-friendly Port aux Basques resonates in B.C.
When I read of Port aux Basques being described as the most autism friendly town in Canada I was interested for two reasons. Over 50 years ago in 1960 I disembarked at Port aux Basques from the Newfoundland ferry the William Carson and embarked on ...
Much of Western Brook Pond’s enjoyment may now be a distant memory
Dear Editor: I read with interest the letter of the changes at Western Brook Pond and, in particular, the loss of the scenic path to make way for a wide road. My family and I had already booked our boat trip so were a little concerned upon seeing ...
Letter: Who can make a silk purse out of a muskrat?
So, the new political buzz-word is “mitigate.” Premier Dwight Ball and his administration, and also Progressive Conservative Leader Ches Crosbie and his colleagues, are all working hard to find ways to suitably mitigate the economic ...
Letter: Scotty, beam us up. Now!
You just don’t know what a new day will bring to politics from Confederation Hill. Just a few weeks ago at the Liberal Convention in Gander, Premier Dwight Ball, smiling like a Cheshire cat after eating the whole codfish by himself, guaranteed ...
Letter: Discovery Day name change is nonsense
Those who want to change the name of Discovery Day are being illogical. If that holiday ought not to celebrate the discovery of Newfoundland by those who since then have mostly made it what it has become, then we ought to abolish that particular ...