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  1. Plenty of budget remedies offered as Liberals prepare prescription for ailing economy: Chris HallRead the original story w/Photo

    53 min 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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  2. Impaired driver caught on TCH: policeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Telegram

    A 25-year-old man has a seven-day driving suspension after being reported driving impaired on the Trans Canada Highway Thursday afternoon. The man was headed for east-end St. John's when RNC patrol services stopped him after receiving the report.

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  3. 'Corbyn doesn't represent working people' says winning Tory MPRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Metro UK News

    Trudy Harrison, the Tory candidate who secured an historic win in Copeland, has accused Jeremy Corbyn of not representing 'ordinary working people'. The by-election was a monumental loss for Labour.

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  4. Tories snatch historic victory in Copeland byelectionRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Scotsman.com

    Tory winning candidate Trudy Harrison clinched a historic success in Copeland and claimed Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn did not represent "ordinary working people". The Cumbria seat has been Labour since it was formed in 1983, but its majority has been steadily eroded by the Conservatives in subsequent elections, dropping to just 2,564 in 2015.

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  5. Four Seasons Fine Music Festival opensRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Courier

    "A form of double-strength cultural endeavour" is how former deputy prime minister Tim Fischer describes the combined forthcoming events in Hepburn Shire. The Choir of Hard Knocks will be one of the features of the Four Seasons Fine Music Festival in 2017.

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  6. Welsh national success for Worcester fencer AbigailRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Ledbury Reporter

    The 15-year-old Royal Grammar School pupil from St John's finished 15th out of 54 fencers in the Under 23s British Championships at Leon Paul Fencing Centre, London. As well as being a Welsh youth champion, Watkins is now ranked seventh Great Britain under 20 junior, the highest in Wales, and 18th senior.

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  7. IceCaps need to institute home ruleRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Telegram

    St. John's is under .500 at Mile One as it heads into games tonight and Saturday against the Albany Devils St. John's IceCaps forward , shown in action against Andrew MacWilliam and the Albany Devils at Mile One Centre earlier this season, knows both sides of the challenge that is the IceCaps' home schedule

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  8. Keel Laying of First Shuttle Tanker for East Coast CanadaRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Marine News

    ... to be provided for loading crude at Hibernia, Terra Nova, White Rose and Hebron offshore oil fields located in St. John's, Newfoundland & Labrador. Construction on all three shuttle tankers has commenced with the first vessel now 65% complete and ...

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  9. John Bailey "Charles" BlackburnRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Salem News

    ... in Salem. He also drove a steel truck and worked at Mullins. He served in the U.S. Army. He was a member of St. John's the Evangelist Catholic Church in Summitville. He is survived by his wife of 64 years, Margaret Elizabeth (Chory) Blackburn whom ...

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  10. 'Clear trends': Education task force hears complaints on inclusion, resources and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | CBC News

    ... for inclusion to be more inclusive. Teachers showed frustration. Those were some of the ten voices heard in St. John's on Thursday night during a public consultation with the Premier's Task Force on Educational Outcomes. After the meeting came to a ...

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  11. N.L. artists react: - Feeling like we are not wanted here'Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Telegram

    ... the word they removed and what it means to us as a province and people (that's concerning)," said Mike Hickey, a St. John's-based filmmaker. "Our culture is a huge part of our identity as Newfoundlanders and Labradorians and it shouldn't be ...

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  12. Holder, Brathwaite, Bonner disciplinedFeb. 23, 2017, 7:11 PM AstRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Trinadad Express

    The West Indies Cricket Board has advised that Nkrumah Bonner and Jason Holder were fined, and Kraigg Brathwaite was reprimanded for separate breaches of the Code of Conduct during the just-concluded Regional Super50 Tournament. Bonner and Holder were fined 25 per cent of their match fees after admitting to the offences, but Brathwaite was given a reprimand following a hearing with the match referee.

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  13. Placentia ready to celebrate winterRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Compass

    ... a chance to win a $50 prize. ST JOHN'S, N.L. - Two alleged underwear thieves were apprehended Wednesday night in St. John's when the Royal Newfoundland Constabulary was called to a Kenmount Road business on a different shoplifting report. The four ...

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  14. K-State Baseball: Wildcats 6, Gamecocks 5Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Bring On The Cats

    ... Wildcats to record hits on the afternoon. Next up for the Wildcats is a 1:00pm CT tilt against currently-unbeaten St. John's tomorrow, Friday. The Red Storm have scored 41 runs in their first four games, hitting 14 and 13 in their first two games of ...

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  15. HMCS St. John's on a missionRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Chronicle Herald

    Able Seaman Christopher Bradshaw, Ordinary Seaman Peter Smith and Leading Seaman Luc Beuglet signal the German Frigate Sachsen from HMCS St. John's in the Mediterranean Sea on Monday during Operation Reassurance. Sheldon Gillis is a long way from Judique, the Cape Breton fishing and timber-cutting village where he grew up.

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  16. Unscientific Predictions: 2016-17 Big East Women's Basketball Postseason AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Anonymous Eagle

    ... league) and in assists (4.3 apg, 4th best in the league). That's good enough for me, although Alisha Kebbe from St. John's did lead the conference with three Freshman of the Week awards. Hilaire was one of four players with two, though, so that ...

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  17. Rotary installs 12 defibrillators across Eurobodalla ShireRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Narooma News

    Proceeds from Rotary Christmas Races at Moruya last December have purchased 12 Automated External Debrillators to be installed across Eurobodalla Shire. St John's business development manager Ryan Paterson and Rotary Races committee chairman David Ashford present 12 defibrillators to Moruya Rotary president Pauline Gleeson, Narooma Rotary acting president Laurelle Pacey and Batemans Bay president Jeff Thorpe.

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  18. Four bidding on Dartmouth Sportsplex workRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Chronicle Herald

    ... under PCL Construction's offer and about $123,500 less than Avondale Construction's bid. With offices in both St. John's, Newfoundland and Dartmouth, Marco has worked on projects throughout Canada. In Nova Scotia, the company's portfolio includes ...

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  19. St. John's issues call for performersRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Telegram

    Winter might still be camped out on our doorsteps, but the City of St. John's is already gearing up for the summer and tourist season with its annual call for performers. The city is inviting musical acts from a variety of genres to apply for its [email protected] series, which this year will feature outdoor performances at Harbourside Park, Bannerman Park and more locations to be announced.

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  20. k.d. lang returning to St. John's this fallRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Telegram

    The four-time Grammy winner will mark the success of her 1992 hit single "Constant Craving" and its album "Ingenue" with a 17-city Canadian tour that includes a stop at Mile One Centre in St. John's this September.

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