The Western Star
Man charged in Corner Brook home invasion to take quest for counsel to next level
Man sentenced for violent attack on teens in Lark Harbour
Newfoundland boy convicted of threatening to shoot up school
Conception Bay South man pleads not guilty to charges related to snowmobile death at Humber Valley Resort
Shane White enters not guilty pleas to charges in Benoit’s Cove home invasion
Cook’s Brook West Trestle closing for repairs
4 1/2 years in jail for man involved in $1-million drug bust
He may have been more of a lieutenant in the drug operation than the captain, but Blayne Roper played enough of a role in a cocaine and oxycodone trafficking scheme to earn himself 4 1/2 years behind bars. The 30-year-old, who was sentenced this ...
‘Really disappointed’: Ontario man’s dying wish to visit Newfoundland goes unfulfilled
Add it to his lifetime of challenges: Mike Sloan can’t fulfil his dying wish. The London, Ont., man hoped to visit Newfoundland before he dies, but complications stemming from his cancer means he can’t fly. The 49-year-old was ...
NDP candidates propose $800-million dental plan
New Democratic Party candidates Jack Harris and Anne Marie Anonsen were in St. John’s on Friday to make their pitch on their party’s plan for dental care. The dental care program would expand dental coverage to families with ...
Council approves nine items under permits and municipal plan
STEPHENVILLE, N.L. — Stephenville town council approved nine items under permits and its municipal plan regulations at its regular general meeting Thursday. The items approved were as follows: - 9819983 Canada Ltd./McDonalds: permit to update ...
Crab fishermen fined total of $16,000 for 2017 incident off Port au Choix
Five Northern Peninsula crab fishermen have received their sentencing after being found guilty of charges relating to a 2017 incident off of Port au Choix. Dean Offrey, Joseph Hynes, Benedict Lavers, Edmund Moores and George Plowman were each found ...
St. Anthony hosts annual Red Shoe Crew Walk
Residents of St. Anthony rolled up their red and white-striped socks and marched down the street to raise money for the Ronald McDonald House for once again this year. The Red Shoe Crew Walk has become an annual event in St. Anthony, raising ...
Goose Bay commemorates Battle of Britain 79th anniversary
38th annual Terry Fox Run held in Goose Bay
Moose hunting opens in part of Gros Morne this weekend
Moose hunting will open in zone one of Gros Morne National Park on Saturday. The zone is limited to backcountry areas, greater than two kilometres from park highways. It is one of three hunting zones the park identified as locations for its moose ...
Software company with Stephenville connection signs deal for international growth
Jeffrey Brown says his entrepreneurial ambition began as a Western Star carrier while growing up in Stephenville. ...