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  1. Editorial: Severance scalesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 12 | Telegram

    ... was Nalcor itself, to allow the company to act outside the strictures of government, something then-premier Danny Williams said was done on purpose: "Because within government, you've got certain salary levels and ranges and everything else. You ...

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  2. In the popular-premier sweepstakes, Brad Wall leaves a winnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 11 | The Globe and Mail

    ... not nearly as impressive as the job performance ratings Newfoundland and Labradoreans awarded then-premier Danny Williams, which, ranging from 72 per cent and 80 per cent, were even more bananas. Mr. Williams's exit at the end of that year left a ...

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  3. Andy Wells wants back in: Former St. John's mayor declares candidacy for fall electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 8 | CBC News

    ... Utilities Board (PUB). He had previously refused to resign as mayor before taking the role, but then-premier Danny Williams announced the appointment would be delayed until after Wells stepped down. Wells is currently suspended from the board while ...

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  4. Letter: Williams compared apples to orangesRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 29 | Telegram

    Former premier Danny Williams recently asked reporters why the Muskrat Falls project is being held to a different standard than Hebron. It seems to me there are at least two rather obvious responses to this question: 1) The increased cost estimates for Hebron were largely calculated before sanction, so the parties involved knew what they were getting into before they made the decision to proceed.

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  5. Some of Canada's best and brightest young minds in St. John's for Shad programRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 25 | CBC News

    ... program they take part in lectures from university professors, hear from guest speakers like former premier Danny Williams, and go on field trips to places like Fogo Island. "They've never been here and they look at the scenes here, interact with ...

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  6. Peckford calls for Muskrat Falls auditRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2017 | Telegram

    ... in downtown St. John's, called it an "ill-conceived" project from when it was first announced by then Premier Danny Williams. risk report that was recently made public. Former Nalcor Energy CEO Ed Martin and Ball are at odds over when or if Martin ...

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  7. Editorial: The smartphone twitchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2017 | Telegram

    ... else, they may well be a dangerous opportunity. Cheers: to all the little people. While former Premier Danny Williams (multimillionaire former cable baron, lawyer, land developer, and eligible for government gold-plated provincial pension), Stan ...

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  8. Russell Wangersky: Reap what you sow ... or notRead the original story

    Jul 4, 2017 | Telegram

    ... a policy that could only work for the short-term. Cheers: to all the little people. While former Premier Danny Williams (multimillionaire former cable baron, lawyer, land developer, and eligible for government gold-plated provincial pension), Stan ...

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  9. Cheers & JeersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2017 | Telegram

    Cheers: to all the little people. While former Premier Danny Williams , Stan Marshall , Ed Martin and Dwight Ball spar about what's a boondoggle, who's a buffoon, and who's to blame for Muskrat Falls cost overruns and delays, we can all sleep comfortably knowing that everyone else will have to pick up the almost-doubling of electrical rates to 22.89 cent a kilowatt hour by 2021.

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  10. Words are cheapRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2017 | Telegram

    ... from the consultants and to moving forward on this very important health-care initiative," said then-premier Danny Williams. Three premiers and 13 years later, still no facility. There's been a comprehensive value for money assessment, followed by ...

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  11. Stan Marshall a 'boondoggled buffoon' who's no good for Muskrat Falls: Danny WilliamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2017 | CBC News

    Former Newfoundland and Labrador Premier Danny Williams weighed in Wednesday on the latest controversy swirling around the Lower Churchill Project. The controversy over the spiraling cost of the Muskrat Falls project continued Wednesday with former Newfoundland and Labrador Premier Danny Williams vigorously defending what he called a "world-class project" and again attacking Nalcor CEO Stan Marshall.

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  12. A 1st look at the homes in the St. John's Galway developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2017 | CBC News

    ... of St. John's will look like, after the official opening of the development's model home. Developer Danny Williams, president and CEO of DewCor, along with St. John's Mayor Dennis O'Keefe christened the neighbourhood's first street as Beaumont Hamel ...

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  13. Price tag for Muskrat Falls hydro megaproject rises by another billion, CEO saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2017 | Maple Ridge Pitt Meadows Times

    ... sanctioned Muskrat Falls in 2012, a joint venture with Nova Scotia utility Emera championed by former premier Danny Williams. It will bring power from Labrador to the island of Newfoundland then on to Nova Scotia using subsea cables and a vast ...

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  14. Price tag for Muskrat Falls hydro megaproject rises by another billionRead the original story

    Jun 23, 2017 | Canadian Business Magazine

    ... overnment approved Muskrat Falls, a joint venture with Nova Scotia utility Emera championed by former premier Danny Williams.

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  15. Fearing 'pollution threat,' Ottawa steps in to remove notorious MV Farley MowatRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2017 | The Globe and Mail

    ... Paul Watson, who at the time was described as a "terrorist" by former Newfoundland and Labrador premier Danny Williams. On April 12, 2008, an RCMP tactical squad stormed the ship and accused its captain and chief officer of violating Canadian law by ...

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  16. Fearing 'pollution threat,' Ottawa steps in to remove notorious MV Farley MowatRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2017 | SooToday

    ... Paul Watson, who at the time was described as a "terrorist'' by former Newfoundland and Labrador premier Danny Williams. On April 12, 2008, an RCMP tactical squad stormed the ship and accused its captain and chief officer of violating Canadian law ...

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  17. Cheers & JeersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2017 | Telegram

    Jeers: to red herrings. So, developer and former premier Danny Williams and St. John's Deputy Mayor Ron Ellsworth were at odds last week, over whether Williams' company, DewCor, should have to cover the cost of a roundabout required as part of his massive west-end Galway development.

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  18. Stock markets plunge amid uncertainty swirling around U.S. president, gold jumpsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2017 | Telegram

    ... the past few weeks that Costco will stay in the east end of St. John's, Galway developer and former premier Danny Williams said Tuesday that rumour can be put to rest, and work will start within weeks on the new facility in the Galway industrial ...

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  19. Manufacturing sales increase 1.0 per cent in March to $53.9B, hit recordRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2017 | Telegram

    ... the past few weeks that Costco will stay in the east end of St. John's, Galway developer and former premier Danny Williams said Tuesday that rumour can be put to rest, and work will start within weeks on the new facility in the Galway industrial ...

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  20. Auto giant Ford to cut 1,400 salaried jobs in North America, AsiaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2017 | Telegram

    ... the past few weeks that Costco will stay in the east end of St. John's, Galway developer and former premier Danny Williams said Tuesday that rumour can be put to rest, and work will start within weeks on the new facility in the Galway industrial ...

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