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Local news for St. John's, NL continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

1 hr ago | News Shopper

The National Trust is encouraging people in north Kent to get involved in the Great British Walk.

The walk will illuminate a host of people and places from across history starting on September 8 and finishing on October 24. Properties in north Kent include the tranquil garden and 13th century chapel at St John's Jerusalem in Sutton-at-Hone and the Owletts in The Street, in Cobham, Gravesend.

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6 hrs ago | Western Star

Conference an opportunity to sell N.L. offshore: Nalcor

Today is the final day of a conference that has allowed for both the presentation of scientific papers and promotion of the potential for oil and gas discoveries in Newfoundland and Labrador's offshore.

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10 hrs ago | South Yorkshire Times

Staff have it all sewn up to help hospice

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.

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10 hrs ago | Nor'Wester

Man charged with indecent act, assaulting police officers

A 27-year-old man was charged with mischief, committing an indecent act, three counts of assaulting a peace officer, resisting arrest and breach of probation Thursday, arising from an incident in St. John's.

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14 hrs ago | City Pages

Wits 2014 fall season lineup announced

MPR's hugely successful music and sketch-comedy show, Wits , has held the attention of Twin Cities fans for years now.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

Manawatu Standard

Ambulance staff boost to accelerate response

St John Ambulance crews in Manawatu, Horowhenua and Tararua will see a boost in numbers as part of a multimillion-dollar recruitment drive.

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Chambersburg Public Opinion

Collecting purses to help victims of sex trafficking

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.

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GlobalNews

16 9: Victim of notorious Saint John child predator shares his story

WATCH ABOVE: Bobby Hayes talks about being sexually abused by former Saint John, NB police officer Kenneth Estabrooks, and the damage done to dozens of his friends.

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The Labradorian

More than 800 St. John's workers still without contracts

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)

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Gazetteandherald.co.uk

GCSE results: St John's, Marlborough

There were tears of joy at St John's in Marlborough this morning as year 11 students picked up their GCSE results.

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Western Star

Hopkins' second novel set during height of cod moratorium, Mount Cashel scandal

Herb Hopkins couldn't have picked a much more tumultuous period in recent Newfoundland history for the setting of his latest novel.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

Edmonton Journal

Delegates at Canadian Medical Association meeting vote to oppose smoking of any plant substance

They already opposed tobacco. Now the nation's doctors say Canadians shouldn't smoke "any plant material" whatsoever, including marijuana.

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The Windsor Star

Delegates at Canadian Medical Association meeting vote to oppose smoking of any plant substance

Dr. Chris Simpson, incoming president of the Canadian Medical Association. Simpson is professor of medicine and chief of cardiology at Queen's University in Kingston .

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CBC News

Needles, personal objects found strewn on New Gower Street

City crews were called to clean up some very personal items discovered on a sidewalk in downtown St. John's Wednesday morning.

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CBC News

Needles, personal objects found strewn on New Gower Street

City crews were called to clean up some very personal items discovered on a sidewalk in downtown St. John's Wednesday morning.

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Canada.com

Delegates at Canadian Medical Association meeting vote to oppose smoking of any plant substance

They already opposed tobacco. Now the nation's doctors say Canadians shouldn't smoke "any plant material" whatsoever, including marijuana.

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Vancouver Sun

Delegates at Canadian Medical Association meeting vote to oppose smoking of any plant substance

Users of the social media site Pinterest share photos of tattoos that just may cross the boundaries of good taste.

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Bedford Today

Join dedicated fundraiser on Starlight Hike for Sue Ryder's St John's Hospice

A dedicated fundraiser is warming up to take part in a popular fundraising event in aid of St John's Hospice, Moggerhanger.

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Telegram

All surveys

Because our results are rounded, a single vote may not seem to affect the percentages below.

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CBC News

New open library network with a twist starts up in St. John's

Elling Lien, former editor of The Scope, started up Open Bookshelves using the publications boxes as locations for the open-network library.

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