Challenges and successes for new Canadians
Focus on opening doors drives immigration aid groups
Immigration Program "a model that could be extended to … the country"
'If this region is going to survive and prosper, immigration is ...
McNEISH: 'We are now a global community'
Younger doctors exhausted by new practice demands
Fighting to find a family doctor: ‘The whole process is undignified.’
What we learned, what you said about doctor shortage in Atlantic Canada
Challenges, solutions to Atlantic Canada's doctor shortage
Family doctor shortage a threat to health care
The Western Star
Corner Brook Traffic Cam
Salvation Army opens commercial-grade kitchen in Port aux Basques
Salvation Army celebrates 125th anniversary of serving Port aux Basques
Harbour Grace’s new culture, business group ready to get to work
In the late fall of 2018, two workshops were hosted by the Heritage Foundation of Newfoundland and Labrador to discuss the unique history and culture that has made the town of Harbour Grace so amazing and incredible. No other community outside St. ...
A life saving moment for Grand Falls-Windsor woman
For Renee Osmond giving up 70 per cent of her liver was a “no brainer.” Her sister, Colleen Mason, got sick six years ago. A rare autoimmune disease (Primary Biliary Cirrhosis) attacked her liver. The Grand Falls-Windsor resident ...
A stutterer no more, Burgeo newscaster earning accolades for talking abilities
Growing up, Steven Hiscock never imagined he would become an on-camera personality. As a child he used to stutter, so interviewing people was not a career path he envisioned at all. “I was bullied, made fun of a lot. It wasn’t a ...
Freshwater committee wants to establish Conception Bay community’s first war memorial
There’s a lot of war history tied to the Conception Bay community of Freshwater, and some residents are building on that connection to military service in a unique way. Last year, a new committee was established with a goal of creating the ...
Ready to rock in Grand Falls-Windsor
Students of Exploits Valley High in Grand Falls-Windsor are getting ready to take to the stage and perform the spectacular Broadway hit musical Rock of Ages: High School Edition. According to promotional material, the musical is set on ...
Salmon Cove L.O.L. group excited to host provincial meeting
This week, members of Loyal Orange Lodge 167 Roseville in Salmon Cove were gearing up for the biggest event in the group’s history. The local group is hosting the 147th session of the Provincial Grand Lodge for the first time in its 106-year ...
NCC announces plans for more conservation work in the Codroy Valley
The Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC) is once again moving ahead with conservation plans for the Codroy Valley area this summer. The Grand Codroy Estuary Nature Reserve, the only Newfoundland and Labrador RAMSAR (International Convention on ...
Hopedale school presents play to community
FLOYD SPRACKLIN SPECIAL TO THE LABRADOR VOICE Hindsight is pretty darn good eyesight. If we could only turn back time, how different our lives would be! American playwright E.M. Bell takes a comedic look at teens and why sometimes there are ...
Bishop’s Falls teen determined to not let Tourette syndrome stand in his way
For a year or so, Ryan Carey knew only two positions. If he wasn’t standing up, he was lying down. Carey, 18, was diagnosed with Tourette syndrome at about five years old. Around Grade 8, he developed a tic in his hip that affected his ...
Daffodil Campaign bringing hope, help to cancer patients, says Pasadena woman
Linda Hillier’s life changed forever on May 4, 2016. It’s the day the mother of two and grandmother of three was diagnosed with breast cancer after discovering a lump in her breast. Hillier’s cancer journey included a ...