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  1. N.L. woman battling breast cancer wins lotteryRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Labradorian

    Diane Bishop of Mount Pearl is presented with her cheque after winning a $1.5-million Super Set for Life jackpot. Joining her for the presentation at the Atlantic Lottery Corp. office in St. John's were her sons Shane Parsons and Jordan Parsons.

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  2. Stephenville woman shocked at win in scholarship programRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Western Star

    Radhika Verma of Stephenville is crowned Miss Achievement Newfoundland and Labrador 2018 by Gabrielle Dupont of Mount Pearl, last year's winner of the coveted crown. - Submitted One of Radhika Verma's platforms during her reign as Miss Achievement Newfoundland and Labrador 2018 will be to encourage young women to get involved in events like the scholarship program she just won.

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  3. New full-service hotel coming to Mount Pearl in 2020Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Telegram

    ... relationship to make this dream a reality." It's a dream that's been alive, according to newly minted Mount Pearl Mayor Dave Aker, for the last 10 years. While the city could have easily welcomed a "barebones hotel or motel" at any point in the last ...

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  4. Progressive Conservatives win Newfoundland and Labrador byelection by big marginRead the original story

    Yesterday | Western Star

    ... The new member of the house of assembly takes the position left vacant by Steve Kent, the former member for Mount Pearl North, who stepped down last month. The seat has been a Progressive Conservative stronghold in recent elections, but Tory Leader ...

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  5. Thanksgiving meals and events in HudsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Jersey Journal

    Thanksgiving isn't just a time for giving thanks. It's a time for giving, and across Hudson County, many have donated food, money and their time to bring the holiday to those less fortunate members of the community.

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  6. Provincial team ready for a Challenge at Skate Canada event in QuebecRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Nor'Wester

    Skate Canada NL - The province's team for the 2018 Skate Canada Challenge includes Susan Dean , Rebecca Bennett, Ashley Morgan, Jenna Efford, Caylie Rose Blake, Elin Maskova, Hannah Robertson and Betty Brett manager) - Newfoundland and Labrador will be represented by a six-member team at the 2018 Skate Canada Challenge beginning next week in Perrefonds, Que. The athletes earned their berths as a result of their performances at the recent Skate Canada Newfoundland and Labrador sectional championships at the Glacier in Mount Pearl.

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  7. Thanksgiving dinners in HudsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Jersey Journal

    Thanksgiving isn't just a time for giving thanks. It's a time for giving, and across Hudson County, many have donated food, money and their time to bring the holiday to those less fortunate members of the community.

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  8. Trial for suspected home invaders rescheduledRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 20 | Telegram

    ... told Mohamed to get it straightened out. The home invasions were said to have happened on Fourth Street in Mount Pearl on Feb. 3, Mount Royal Avenue in St. John's on Feb. 4, Milton Road in Paradise on Feb. 8 and Angels Road in Paradise on Feb. 9. ...

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  9. Purity painting 'pure pleasure,' says man behind new mural in St. John'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 20 | CBC News

    Immortalizing the popular products of the over 90-year-old Purity Factories comes with some pressure, but Don Short says he is more than happy with his massive work of art along Blackmarsh Road in St. John's. "My achievement is to produce a very colourful mural in an open space so that we can engage community ... just create something exciting," said Short, who completed the mural in about four weeks.

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  10. Man facing B&E, DUI chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 20 | Telegram

    A 22-year-old St. John's man was arrested on Sunday afternoon for a host of charges that stemmed from a break and entry call in the city's west end. Officers transported him to the Mount Pearl detachment office where he was given the breathalyzer and recorded a reading of .16, twice the legal limit.

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  11. Funeral for murdered woman Victoria Head on MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 19 | Telegram

    The funeral of Victoria Head, who was murdered on Nov. 11, will take place tomorrow morning. Head, who was living in St. John's is originally from Placentia.

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  12. Good Samaritans help pigeon out of sticky situationRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 18 | CBC News

    Michaela Rose and Peter Price rescued Frank the pigeon after they found him stuck to a dumpster. They believe he came into contact with a glue trap, which are primarily used to catch mice and insects.

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  13. Police release photos of Village armed robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 17 | Telegram

    Police have released photos of a man with what appears to be a sawed-off shotgun who robbed a jewelry store at the Village Mall in St. John's Thursday night. And they're issuing a warning to the public to never attempt to intervene during an armed robbery as a result of the frightening incident .

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  14. Russell Wangersky: Swimming against the tideRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | Telegram

    ... get enough respect to be the home for effective breeding stock. Urban rivers - in St. John's, Corner Brook, Mount Pearl and Conception Bay South - are often the cheap cousins of those in more wild places, the dumping-site for waste water, organic ...

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  15. Keating high school tourney continues SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 17 | Telegram

    Playoffs are under way Saturday in the popular Keith Keating Memorial high school basketball tournament in St. John's and Mount Pearl. Thirty-two teams are entered in the fifth annual event, named in honour of Keith Keating who was well known in the basketball community since 2004 for his commitment to the Mount Pearl house and club programs, St. Peter's Junior High and O'Donel High School programs and the NLBA provincial team program.

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  16. Jewelry store armed robbery prompts police to warn public to never interveneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 17 | Telegram

    Police are issuing a warning to the public to never attempt to intervene during an armed robbery as a result of a frightening incident that happened Thursday night in St. John's. Just before 9:30 p.m. Thursday, the RNC responded to a report that a man with a sawed-off shotgun and large hammer held up Charm Diamond Centre in the Village Shopping Centre.

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  17. Committee on violence against women to meet: ministerRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 16 | Telegram

    The details are still being finalized, but Justice Minister Andrew Parsons said he hopes to lead a productive meeting soon on the issue of violence against women in the province. "We know we're not going to fix this issue in one day.

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  18. Jumping Bean uses new method to roast beansRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | Telegram

    The company is using a new roasting process that will make it among the leaders in the world for the lowest percentage of carbon emissions of any of its commercial counterparts. During a tour Thursday morning of its newly expanded facility in Donovans Industrial Park in Mount Pearl, LeDrew explained how Jumping Bean partnered with the College of the North Atlantic's industrial engagement unit and the roaster supplier to design, build and implement a roaster that, through a heated air system, will roast its beans, but further reduce its emissions by 10 per cent to an impressive 95 per cent, higher than any other of his counterparts in the industry.

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  19. Victoria Head's murder reflects growing problem of violence against women, advocates sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | Telegram

    St. John's, N.L. - Heather Jarvis said it's time the public recognizes that sex workers are people, too, who deserve to live safely in our communities. "We have to stop making sex work a problem here and start recognizing that the wider problem here is violence against women ," said Jarvis, program co-ordinator of the Safe Harbour Outreach Project , an organization that advocates for sex workers' human rights.

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  20. Latest murder reflects growing problem of violence against women, advocates sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | Telegram

    St. John's, N.L. - Heather Jarvis said it's time the public recognizes that sex workers are people too and they deserve to live safely in our community. "We have to stop making sex work a problem here and start recognizing that the wider problem here is violence against women ," said Jarvis, program co-ordinator of the Safe Harbour Outreach Project , an organization that advocates for sex workers' human rights.

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