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'They would be incorrect': Bill Morneau shoots down speculation that Canada is on cusp of recession
Steering problem prompts recall for 2018 Pacifica
Town of Marystown stifling taxi competition, prospective cab company owner claims
Grand Falls-Windsor looking to restart Main Street Business Association
Tim Hortons launches its new loyalty program — and it’s about more than coffee
Canada's cybersecurity firms keep turning to the U.S. for funding, leaving us without a homegrown leader
$40-Million announced for low-carbon economy programs in N.L.
The provincial and federal governments are investing more than $40 million over three years in new programs to lower greenhouse gas emissions and support clean growth. The announcement came Friday from Premier Dwight Ball, Advanced Education, ...
UPDATED: Flowline connector recovery going according to plan: Husky
As activities to recover the flowline connector continued Saturday, Husky Energy provided an update of the progress just before 5 p.m. So far, five of the eight bolts have been removed from the flowline connector, according to a Husky ...
At last … Antimony mine to restart operations near Glenwood
Glenwood Mayor Jason Kinden knew a restart of the Beaver Brook Antimony Mine was coming, but he just wasn’t sure when it was going to happen. When he walked into the town hall for a provincial government announcement on March 8 to see a ...
Economist Mike Stolte facilitates tourism session in Corner Brook
Economist Mike Stolte, author of “Tourism 360” — a guide to assessing regional tourism potential, was in Corner Brook Thursday to facilitate the Visioning, Benchmarking, and Idea Generation session that is part of the Strategic ...
Husky to begin repair work at South White Rose Extension Friday morning
Husky has mobilized resources to the White Rose Field to carry out key integrity work at the South White Rose Extension, it was announced today. The work includes recovering the flowline connector involved in last November’s spill and ...
GUEST COLUMN: Independent pharmacies at risk
By Vaughn Hammond March is Pharmacist Awareness Month and is a time to celebrate the great contribution pharmacists make to the health-care system and our communities. Unfortunately, this year, many pharmacy owners in Newfoundland and Labrador ...
Ottawa invests $3.7M in research projects at MUN
The federal government is investing $3.7 million in health research projects at Memorial University of Newfoundland (MUN). Seamus O’Regan, minister of Indigenous Services, spoke about the investment and the importance of MUN’s work ...
Consultant provided Marystown shipyard cleanup estimate
Provincial Environment Minister Graham Letto and Premier Dwight Ball say the province is on the hook for about $1.5 million in environmental liabilities at the Marystown shipyard, including about $400,000 for lead and asbestos abatement work in the ...
Port Rexton Brewing Co. announces expansion plans
Business is hopping for the Port Rexton Brewing Company Limited. An now the company is expanding thanks to nearly $865,000 from the federal and provincial governments. The provincial government, through the Department of Tourism, Culture, ...
NLCA honours its 2019 Rock stars
The Newfoundland and Labrador Construction Association (NLCA) wrapped up its three-day conference and AGM with the annual ball and Rock Awards Gala in St. John’s Saturday. Actor and comedian Mark Critch hosted the gala at the Delta Hotel in ...