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  1. How Ford Lost the First Mustang Ever Made-and What They Had to Do to Get it BackRead the original story w/Photo

    27 min ago | Core77 design blog

    ... #5F08F 00001-was shipped to the physically furthest dealership, a remote Ford outpost in St. John's, Newfoundland. These preproduction cars were not supposed to be sold. But a young pilot, Captain Stanley Tucker (below), spotted the display Mustang ...

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  2. People and pageantry: Gov. Gen. Julie Payette's visit to N.L.Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CBC News

    ... Payette, who is also Canada's commander-in-chief, conducts a ceremonial review of officers with the Royal Newfoundland Constabulary on Thursday. Payette and dozens of members of the public also enjoyed a hike up iconic Signal Hill, where the ...

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  3. Geoff Younghusband builds a warm and tasty gathering spotRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CBC News

    "Everybody recognizes it as a big social centre," says Geoff Younghusband of his hand-built, wood-fired, outdoor pizza oven. The musician and sound editor from St. John's has a small retreat property in Whiteway, Trinity Bay, where he enjoys hosting family and friends.

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  4. UPDATED: Missing man Gerald Anthony reported deceasedRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Labradorian

    His brother, Ken Anthony, said he couldn't comment on the details of what happened because "it's in the hands" of the Royal Newfoundland Constabulary . Their Criminal Investigation Division issued a news release Monday afternoon stating Anthony's "remains were discovered in a wooded near Commander Place in Mount Pearl."

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  5. Out-of-gas driver full of booze: Grand Falls-Windsor RCMPRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Labradorian

    Police responding to a report of a motorist stopped in the roadway on the Trans-Canada Highway near Grand Falls-Windsor discovered the vehicle was out of gas and the driver was allegedly impaired by alcohol.

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  6. So you wanna be a firefighter? Join Jeremy Eaton as he tries to make the gradeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | CBC News

    There is a scene in the opening to the 1980s Inspector Gadget cartoon where the trench coat-clad crime fighter crawls through a tunnel. As a kid, it always made me feel a little uneasy as there isn't much room to turn around.

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  7. Jalen Gaffney commits to UConn men's basketball teamRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | News Times

    Jalen Gaffney became UConn's second 2019 commit on Monday after pledging to the Huskies during his official visit to the school. Gaffney, who plays at Westtown School in West Chester, Pennsylvania, chose UConn over Xavier, Clemson and St. John's.

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  8. Luca - Lazylegz' Patuelli brings motivational dance tour to NewfoundlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 21 | The Compass

    Luca "Lazylegz" Patuelli is touring the province beginning Tuesday with his "motivational entertainment" show - a unique combination of dance and inspirational speech. - Mikael Theimer photo Patuelli begins his islandwide tour Tuesday with what he calls a "motivational entertainment" show - a unique combination of dance and inspirational speech.

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  9. Editorial: Opportunity knocksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 21 | The Compass

    Progressive Conservative candidate Ches Crosbie signals victory to his supporters in the Windsor Lake byelection Sept. 20 at his campaign headquarters in St. John's.

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  10. Robin Short: Blair Bursey's shooting for the topRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 21 | The Compass

    ... hoping to build a 20- to 30-year professional career, which is impossible to comprehend for a kid from central Newfoundland. "Oddly enough, there are a lot of benefits to being from Newfoundland which have helped me as a golfer," he said. "You get ...

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  11. Newfoundland and Labrador pharmacists honoured at annual awards galaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 21 | The Labradorian

    Two pharmacists from Shoppers Drug Mart were big winners at the Pharmacists' Association of Newfoundland and Labrador annual awards gala in St. John's this past weekend. Brenda Bursey, from Shoppers on LeMarchant Road in St. John's, was the recipient of the 2018 Bowl of Hygeia.

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  12. St. John's misses out on Jalen GaffneyRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Rumble In The Garden

    Jalen Gaffney, a guard that St. John's has pursued hotly for some time, has chosen to commit to Connecticut. Gaffney, a 6'2" guard who had a number of other visits scheduled , went to UConn first and saw all he needed to see there.

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  13. Body of missing Mount Pearl man found, death not suspicious, says RNCRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | CBC News

    Gerald Anthony, 60, was last seen leaving his home that he shared with his sister on Smallwood Drive on the evening of Aug. 13. "The family would like to sincerely thank everyone for all their help and support over the last seven weeks," reads the message. The circumstances around Anthony's death are not believed to be suspicious, according to a media release issued by the Royal Newfoundland Constabulary.

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  14. 'It's absolutely amazing': Families relieved unmarked graves finally recognizedRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | CBC News

    The monument includes 580 names, dozens of which were previously unmarked in the graveyard. Gander Lions Club president Perry Kieley says the list keeps growing.

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  15. Missing man Gerald Anthony reported deceasedRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Labradorian

    Gerald Anthony, a missing Mount Pearl man, the Royal Newfoundland Constabulary had been searching for weeks, is being reported as deceased. He lived on Smallwood Drive with his sister and was known to like to walk.

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  16. Newfoundland's popular 'merb'ys' calendar is back, sparklier than everRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Coast Reporter

    Ken Butler poses at Gros Morne's iconic tablelands in an undated handout from the 2019 merb'ys calendar. The popular charity initiative is donating this year's proceeds to a Newfoundland and Labrador coalition that's working to engage men in violence prevention.

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  17. Admiralty House orders a construction stop after a new discovery under their own parking lotRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | CBC News

    Admiralty House Communications Museum Managaer Sarah Wade says the museum, in partnership with the provincial archeology office, is working to figure out just exactly what they've unearthed under the parking lot at the museum. The Admiralty House Communications Museum in Mount Pearl has stopped construction on its parking lot after unearthing what appear to be concrete structures underneath.

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  18. Families with deaf, non-verbal children start new educational support groupRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | CBC News

    ... verbal," Farrell said. He uses signs and sounds to communicate. Farrell said Eli is the only known person in Newfoundland and Labrador with the diagnosis, which has left her feeling alone. She said CLASS is a place her family can feel comfortable. ...

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  19. St. John's warns of mill rate, water tax increases in mass mail outRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Telegram

    St. John's residents are being warned in a mass city hall mail out they are in for mill rate increases of between .4 to .6 for residential properties and 1.0 to 1.9 for commercial properties, as well as a $30 increase in the water tax. challenges the city says it is facing as it prepares for the next fiscal year, the efforts underway to reduce costs and the ways residents can engage with the city before the final budget is approved in December.

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  20. Airbnb having a huge impact on the industry - " but at what cost?Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Truro Daily News

    ... be licensed and they should pay taxes and fees." The hotelier, who operates half a dozen establishments across Newfoundland, including the JAG in downtown St. John's, estimates the provincial capital is losing out on an estimated $250,000 annually ...

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