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  1. St. John's Edge bring excitement to opening weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    52 min ago | Telegram

    Eric Wynne/Chronicle Herald- The St. John's Edge's Carl English looks to go around the Halifax Hurricanes' Antoine Mason. English had a game-high 36 points, while Mason sank 30 for the Hurricanes, who won 124-121.

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  2. Central power: CWSHL sweeps senior hockey interlocking openersRead the original story w/Photo

    52 min ago | Telegram

    The Advertiser/Samantha Gardner - The Grand Falls-Windsor Cataracts showed their offensive strength in their first home games of the season in wins over a pair of ECSHL opponents, including the Southern Shore Breakers. - SaltWire Network It was a clean sweep for the Central West Senior Hockey League as interlocking play with East Coast league teams made its debut over the weekend.

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  3. AUS basketball: Stanoev's long-distance accuracy leads Memorial...Read the original story w/Photo

    52 min ago | Telegram

    Rosie Stanoev sank 23 points, 21 of them on the strength of her three-point shooting, as the Memorial Sea-Hawks downed the St. Francis Xavier X-Women 87-66 in Atlantic University Sports women's basketball action this afternoon at the MUN Field House in St. John's. Stanoev went seven-for-nine on three-pointers as the Sea-Hawks posted their second win in as many days over the visiting X-Women; they won 70-59 Saturday.

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  4. Royals eke out win over Jets as Matt Colbourne delivers the dagger in shootoutRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Western Star

    Tim Caines of the Stephenville Jets tries to get within shooting range during a rush against the Corner Brook Royals Saturday night. - Dave Kearsey Matt Colbourne lifted a wrist shot from close range under the glove hand of Billy Clarke to seal the deal in the shootout as the Corner Brook Royals earned a 4-3 win over the Stephenville Jets Saturday night at the Corner Brook Civic Centre.

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  5. Die-hard fan Cec Harding excited to have Corner Brook Royals back on the iceRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Western Star

    Avid follower of the Corner Brook Royals Cec Harding keeps a close eye on the action during the Corner Brook Royals home opener Saturday night against the Stephenville Jets. The Royals won 4-3 in a shootout.

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  6. Work on replacing Corner Brook's Main Street Bridge to begin in DecemberRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Western Star

    Construction of the new Main Street Bridge in Corner Brook will begin next month using the "accelerated bridge construction" technique. In a press release issued Friday, the City of Corner Brook said the first phase of the project will see the new structure partially constructed in a temporary position to the south of the existing bridge.

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  7. Stephenville council approves four permits, one outline planning permissionRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Western Star

    Coun. Laura Aylward, a member of the Stephenville town council planning committee, was responsible for presenting permit applications at Thursday's regular general meeting. - Frank Gale The Stephenville town council approved four permits and one outline planning permission during its regular general meeting this past Thursday.

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  8. Cape Breton Highlanders open season Tuesday versus St. John'sRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Cape Breton Post

    Guard/forward Charles Mann is the lone player back from last year's Cape Breton Highlanders roster. - T.J. Colello SYDNEY, N.S. - The Cape Breton Highlanders players traded in their high tops for work boots to get ready for the 2017-18 season.

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  9. Sunday night St. John's collision damages two vehiclesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Telegram

    There were no injuries in a two-vehicle collision on Columbus Drive Sunday night but one car was extensively damaged in the incident. Keith Gosse/The Telegram There were no injuries in a two-vehicle collision on Columbus Drive Sunday night but one car was extensively damaged in the incident.

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  10. St. John's vs Molloy College: preview, how to watch, keys to the gameRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Rumble In The Garden

    Fresh off a statement win Thursday night against Big 10 opponent Nebraska, St. John's' next home game is Monday night against Division II Molloy College at Carnesecca Arena. St. John's is off to a 3-0 start, while Nassau County's Molloy College Lions only won their first game this weekend.

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  11. Monument honouring Carbonear man shot dead in 1883 moved next to headstoneRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Compass

    Duncan Howell, people's warden for St. James Anglican Church, left, and Bert Parsons of the Carbonear Heritage Society stand beside a monument dedicated to to a tragic event in Carbonear and Harbour Grace's shared history. - Andrew Robinson/The Compass The Loyal Orange Lodge No.

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  12. Insidr App: Sju Alum Creates App to Keep Students ConnectedRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Torch

    The 27-year-old 2016 alumnus, wishes he had a better way of connecting himself with his classmates when he was majoring in economics at St. John's. So, he came up Insidr Student, an idea that would ensure students had a better way of connecting with their classmates.

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  13. Copeland, Gill provide needed scoring punchRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Huskers.com

    You have to wonder, based on Sunday's results, if Tim Miles has looked into another Nebraska basketball player or two joining the living quarters of Isaac Copeland and Anton Gill . Of course, they say two's company, and three's a crowd, but considering Copeland and Gill combined for 46 points on 18-of-23 shooting and seven three-pointers in the Huskers' 92-70 victory over North Dakota "I'm just so happy for them," said Miles, the Nebraska coach, "because I know what a relief it is, how exciting it is for them, and they deserve it."

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  14. Meet SJU Student Mary PalazzolaRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Torch

    Picture this - two St. John's University are sitting at a picnic table in front of St. Augustine Hall complaining about how they forgetfully left their StormCards at home and now can't print their homework from a wepa kiosk. It's a quintessential St. John's student conversation and nothing out of the ordinary - but it might be surprising to learn that one of those two students is 75-years-old.

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  15. Enjoy a canine cuddle during your teeth treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | CBC News

    There's nothing particularly pleasant about a teeth cleaning, but one dental hygienist just outside St. John's is trying to make the experience a little more enjoyable - with the help of a four-legged friend. Unlike a dentist, Nicole Kielly doesn't drill or fill; she scrapes and pokes.

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  16. Afghanistan looks to Canada for more training supportRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | CBC News

    Chris Hall is the CBC's National Affairs Editor and host of The House on CBC Radio, based in the Parliamentary Bureau in Ottawa. He began his reporting career with the Ottawa Citizen, before moving to CBC Radio in 1992, where he worked as a national radio reporter in Toronto, Halifax and St. John's.

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  17. Increasing need spurs St. John's annual food drive, says deputy mayorRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | CBC News

    ... helping their neighbours," she said. St. John's deputy mayor Sheilagh O'Leary says more than 26,000 people in Newfoundland and Labrador use a food bank every month. (Jeremy Eaton/CBC) O'Leary says the idea of asking people to leave non-perishable ...

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  18. Vacant house burns, stopping traffic on Mount Scio RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | CBC News

    A fire on Mount Scio Road originated in the basement of a vacant home, firefighters told CBC News. The second fire on Mount Scio Road in two weeks brought traffic to a halt Sunday afternoon, as firefighters battled against flames in a vacant home.

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  19. Cuts to fire and police services proposed in Saint John's draft budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | CBC News

    Saint John common council released its 2018 Draft Operating Budget Friday, and the association representing local firefighters says planned cuts to public safety services will likely mean one of the municipality's seven fire stations will have to close. "This is a very hard day for us as firefighters," said Peter Alexander, president of the Saint John Firefighters Association.

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  20. Marijuana entrepreneur enthused by province's pot plan, hoping to become legal dispensaryRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | CBC News

    ... were speculating this last couple months as we were planning the store," Barney said. "Thinking about how the Newfoundland government was going to handle it, I think this is the most logical step. So we're very excited about this." As part of their ...

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