Woman returns from vacation to property crumbling into Humber River
Corner Brook Traffic Cam
Man released without charges from Stephenville High threat incident
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English school board looking to correct deficiencies in process
March and demonstration in Ottawa on Qalipu enrolment planned for Feb. 24
COLUMN: Grenfell creating classes in the community
Deer Lake man changing lawyers
West coast rabbit hunters fined for using illegal snares
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RCMP warns Wi-Fi users to be aware of 'honeypots'
Rally to protest Qalipu Enrollment Process planned for Stephenville
RCMP upgrading Corner Brook detachment building
Qalipu First Nation to conduct climate change study
Crown starts, but doesn’t finish, arguments against throwing out Woody Point fish poaching case
Dr. Justin French meeting government Wednesday to discuss Corner Brook eye care entre proposal
Province willing to meet with Dr. Justin French on plan for eye surgery clinic in Corner Brook
They won’t say it’s a change of heart, but Premier Dwight Ball and Health Minister John Haggie are prepared to meet with Dr. Justin French to discuss his proposal to open an eye surgery clinic in Corner Brook. French has spoken ...
Online training initiative will give apprentices the option to study outside the classroom
After travelling the province for much of the last six years, Premier Dwight Ball said he can share lots of stories of young apprentices, into their block training in the trades, who have had to leave where they were working and go to some facility ...
Another candidate in the N.L. NDP leadership race
The provincial NDP party leadership is no longer a solo race. Economist Alison Coffin announced she is officially running for the leadership of the Newfoundland and Labrador New Democratic Party. St. John’s Centre MHA Gerry Rogers had ...
Snow go was a no-go
Corner Brook, N.L. —A late-night, early-morning joyride on a snowmobile on Confederation Drive in Corner Brook left motorists in the area shaking their heads. The erratic path of the snowmobile prompted witnesses to call police, who caught ...
Corner Brook eye doctor Justin French says his clinic not involved in allowing patients to pay to bypass wait list
Dr. Justin French says recent comments by the province’s health minister about patients paying for eye cataract surgery may be causing some unwarranted confusion. In an article published by the CBC Wednesday, Health and Community Services ...
York Harbour man going to trial on sexual assault charge
A York Harbour man accused of sexually assaulting a girl under the age of 18 will go on trial on the charge May 14. Timothy Russell Sheppard, 47, entered a not guilty plea to the charge and a one of breach of probation during an appearance in ...
Minister John Haggie says health department is looking into Pasadena’s request for dedicated ambulance service
The province’s health minister hasn’t ruled out a dedicated ambulance service for Pasadena, though more study of the need has to be done before any such decision is made. Last week, Pasadena Mayor Gary Bishop told The Western Star of a ...
Rocky Harbour man convicted of charges related to fatal accident facing up to 3 years in jail
With tears in his eyes and voice quivering Nicholas Shears-Decker acknowledged the weight of his actions Wednesday. “I can imagine the great deal of pain that I caused everyone because I knows the pain that I’m going through,” ...
Corner Brook judge concludes that Dillon Bourgeois fabricated story
Justice George Murphy has concluded that Dillon Bourgeois fabricated the story he gave to police when he gave a cautioned statement following the July 2, 2015 robbery of the Esso gas station on Main Street in Corner Brook. The conclusion resulted ...
New initiatives for province's Crown lands office in Corner Brook
Fisheries and Land Resources Minister Gerry Byrne was showing his Crown lands office staff in Corner Brook some love on Valentine’s Day. The minister held a press conference Wednesday, attended mostly by workers in the office, which is now ...