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44 min ago | CBC News
There have been thousands of ALS Ice Bucket Challenge videos posted in the last week, but the video from Torbay's Meghan Waterman has not only been noticed - it's gone viral.
1 hr ago | CBC News
Environment Canada says more than 210 millimetres of rain fell as of Wednesday, with still a week to go in the month "It's a challenge, and our crews are constantly at it, making sure that the storm drains are clear and there's nothing obstructing them, but we're still having problems," he said.
3 hrs ago | Sheffield Star
A string of talented employees at a town centre store have helped to boost Doncaster's St John's Hospice appeal by 153 - as part of a programme of fundraising events for the charity.
4 hrs ago | Western Star
Municipal and Intergovernmental Affairs Minister Dan Crummell says the provincial government has not been approached directly about the idea of Blanc Sablon, Que., becoming a part of Newfoundland and Labrador.
Ed White, Canadian Union of Public Employees national representative for locals 569 and 1289, told The Telegram on Wednesday that local 569 - which represents about 450 outside workers in jobs like garbage collection, snowclearing and environmental services - has conciliation scheduled with the provincial Labour Relations Agency for the rest of ... (more)
A voir dire on the admissibility of evidence in the case of a Royal Newfoundland Constabulary Officer charged with making indecent phone calls resumed in provincial court in Corner Brook on Thursday.
Franklin County Church Women United are hard at work collecting purses. Seated are Beverly Peters, left, of St. John's United Church of Christ, 1811 Lincoln Way East, Chambersburg; and Jenny Waters , Unity in Christ Church, 4301 Philadelphia Ave., Chambersburg.
Herb Hopkins couldn't have picked a much more tumultuous period in recent Newfoundland history for the setting of his latest novel.
The Royal Newfoundland Constabulary is requesting the assistance of the public in providing information regarding a theft of a boat and trailer from the Foxtrap Marina in Conception Bay South.
With work to demolish buildings at the site of the former AbitibiBowater paper mill in Grand Falls-Windsor closer to becoming a reality, a local group is trying to find a way to protect another property linked to the mill's history.
The Season Finale of the St. John's Organ Society 2014 Summer Recital Series features Kevin Birch, Director of Music at St. John's Catholic Church, Bangor, performing solo works for organ by Bruhns and Guilmant.
The woman driving the vehicle that struck this motorcycle in Corner Brook on Aug. 11 has been ticketed for failing to obey a stop sign.
Contractors have lined up for the job of tearing down the buildings at the site of the former Abitibi paper mill at Grand Falls-Windsor.
The RCMP in Happy Valley-Goose Bay arrested two teenagers Wednesday after shots were fired near Mealy Mountain Collegiate Monday night.
Public Engagement Minister Sandy Collins couldn't cite any measures the government has taken to prevent bureaucrats from abusing provisions of the access to information legislation and improperly keeping documents secret from the public.
Updated: Fri Aug 22, 2014 08:26 am
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