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  1. N.L.'s best-kept secretRead the original story

    59 min ago | Telegram

    On our annual visit home to St. John's this year we toured the Burin and Connaigre peninsulas, areas we've not seen since the 1950s. One downside involved getting from Burin and Marystown to towns across Fortune Bay, such as Belleoram, a mere 50 kilometres as the crow flies, but which requires a long circuitous route north to Bishop Falls, then south on the Bay d'Espoir highway, a driving distance of over 600 km from Burin, and likewise from St. John's.

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  2. A dark, tangled web for kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Telegram

    ... the dog. "I was devastated," Jenny's father, Max, told The Telegram during an interview at his house just outside St. John's. After he and Jenny's mom discussed the situation, they sat down with Jenny to talk about what had happened. Jenny told them ...

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  3. Coromandel townships make ultra-fast broadband fund long lisRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Scoop

    The Coromandel's five most populous towns have made the Government's long list to potentially receive funding for ultra-fast broadband. The Government has revealed its list of more than 110 towns around New Zealand that might qualify for some of the $210 million in extra funding it announced in March to expand the fibre-optic cable network that carries ultra-fast broadband .

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  4. Eklea Cakuli, DDS, Provides High-quality Dental Services to Nassau and Queens County ResidentsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | 24-7 Press Release

    Dr. Eklea Cakuli, DDS, has been recognized for showing dedication, leadership and excellence in general and cosmetic dentistry. A shining example of success within the field, Dr. Cakuli continues to surpass her peers due to her extensive experience, passion and invaluable education.

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  5. John Paul II makes history with first football victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Bluffton Today

    ... as the John Paul II football team snagged the first victory in program history. The Golden Warriors defeated St. John's Christian 62-42 in what was also the first home football game for Beaufort County's first Catholic high school, which opened in ...

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  6. Clover Jean Wilson, at 73, retired nurse, TewksburyRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Boston Herald

    ... University of Arkansas Medical Center, where she completed her nursing training. Mrs. Wilson worked as a nurse at St. John's Hospital in Lowell from 1968 to 1974. She then worked at the Tewksbury Hospital until her retirement in 1998. Mrs. Wilson ...

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  7. Why Pope Francis is the coolest Pope everRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Rediff.com

    ... to their parents' failed relationships. A gust of wind blows Pope Francis' mantle as he stands at the balcony of St. John's in Lateran basilica after celebrating a solemn mass in Rome. Photograph: Tony Gentile/Reuters ""If someone is gay and ...

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  8. Lady Blue Jays pummel SpencervilleRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Daily Herald

    Spencerville volleyball coach Tom Wegesin coached from 2004-08 at the helm of the Lady Bearcats before he took some time off. Tuesday night's non-league contest at Robert A. Arnzen Gymnasium versus host St. John's was proof positive as there was no junior varsity contest.

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  9. Jays, Wildcats offering pre-sale ticketsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Daily Herald

    St. John's varsity football presale tickets for all home and away games will be sold each week from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday-Thursday in the high school office. Tickets for the Jefferson game at Coldwater with a 7:30 p.m. start time on Friday will be sold at the Jefferson Administrative Building from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. As well, the St. John's Athletic Boosters will be hosting football game films again this season starting Thursday.

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  10. Holy Cross can't get ahead of itselfRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Telegram

    Holy Cross women's soccer coach Jake Stanford is understandably concerned about not looking past Feildians Thursday night, but it's nonetheless hard to envision the Crusaders not playing for the provincial Jubilee Trophy crown against their C.B.S.-based rivals, Kirby Group. In this July 2, 2015 file photo, Emily Bailey of Holy Cross looks to move the ball past C.B.S. Kirby Group's Danielle Gosse during Breen's Jubilee Trophy women's soccer action at King George V Park in St. John's.

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  11. Habs' rookie camp will be awash in IceCapsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Telegram

    The Montreal Canadiens have announced their 26-man roster for the team's rookie camp later this month, with the majority of the players expected to play for - or at least challenge for a position with - the American Hockey League's St. John's IceCaps this coming season. IceCaps' head coach Sylvain Lefebvre and his St. John's staff will be in charge of the team, whose Sept.

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  12. St. John's senior, intermediate leagues pays tribute to PhillipsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Telegram

    Tuesday's senior games and tonight's two intermediate contests in the St. John's Molson Baseball League were cancelled as the league pays its respects to Steve Phillips, who died Friday at the age of 57. Phillips' history in the league goes back almost four decades to his time as a junior player with Gonzaga.

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  13. Bulldogs top senior softball standingsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Telegram

    The Kelly's Pub Bulldogs lost their final game of the 2015 Molson St. John's regular season, but still clinched first place Tuesday night at Lions Park. The Bulldogs dropped a 13-6 decision to the NTV Hitmen, leaving them with a 16-7 record on the season, the same as The Bigs, who won Tuesday's other game, defeating the Dance Academy Dodgers 12-3.

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  14. SJU football Tuesday updateRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | St. Cloud Times

    SJU football Tuesday update SJU preparing for Dubuque transfer QB, Yost still battling knee issues Check out this story on sctimes.com: Classes are now in session at St. John's, which means the Johnnies have been practicing at their normal late afternoon time this week as they prepare to open their season against the University of Dubuque at 1 p.m. Saturday at Clemens Stadium. The Spartans offense will be run by junior quarterback Rio Johnson, a transfer who has Division I experience at East Carolina.

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  15. Gustavus stars out for MIAC championshipRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    ... 2001-2002. But after a 6-0 start, the Gusties faltered over the final month, losing four in a row to MIAC powers St. John's, Bethel, Concordia (Moorhead) and St. Thomas. Their league schedule is identical this season, providing the opportunity to ...

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  16. Government intends to accept liability in child abuse caseRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Telegram

    ... which he said doesn't want to drag the matter out. He does not represent Eastern Health. Geoff Budden's St. John's law firm has filed a similar statement of claim on behalf of Jane Doe as was filed against the provincial government in 2013 but as of ...

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  17. MHA questions Roncalli wall collapseRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Telegram

    ... on the Newfoundland and Labrador government's website. The two-storey wall on a part of Roncalli Elementary in St. John's was under renovation, when wind blew it down. Photos contained in an access to information request, and posted on the "Uncle ...

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  18. Two St. John's restaurants closedRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Western Star

    Mark McCrowe, the award-winning Newfoundland and Labrador chef, has permanently closed both of his well-known St. John's restaurants. Aqua, McCrowe's flagship Water Street fine dining restaurant, and The Club, his Duckworth Street gastropub that served more casual fare, closed Monday night.

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  19. Technicality could get drunk drivers out of DUI checkpointsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | KFVS12

    Drivers put their license, proof of insurance and vehicle registration in a large freezer bag and hang it out the window. They also place a note that usually says they are remaining silent and will only roll down the window with their lawyer present.

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  20. Mom questions beaten son's release from Waterford HospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | CBC News

    The mother of a 22-year-old man who was brutally beaten in the Rotary Drive Park area of St. John's late Friday night wants to know why her son was permitted to leave the Waterford Hospital. "He had his lips busted up, he had his nose broken, his eyes swollen shut, stab wounds in his hand.

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