The Western Star
Contract awarded to construct new facilities at Jubilee Field in Corner Brook
UPDATED: Stephenville repeats as women's soccer champs, Curling Rangers regain men's title
Tender on new clubhouse for Jubilee Field closes on Aug. 20
Barrett and Nevin claim top spots in Humber Valley Triathlon
Corner Brook ski club hopes facility additions will increase ability to host major events
Fr. David Bauer took a flyer on George Faulkner, and the move paid off
Newfoundland's Katarina Roxon has busy schedule at world para swimming championships this week
Newfoundland swimming star Katarina Roxon is in London today for the start of the 2019 world para swimming championship. It’s the first qualifying event for the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. Roxon, a 26-year-old from Kippens, will swim ...
Humber Arm South Youth Group says donation from Royals hockey team like winning the lottery
Isabella Pennell enjoys helping provide her fellow youth with positive ways to spend their free time. Now she hopes a financial shot in the arm from the Corner Brook Royals will help, too. Pennell, 16, is one of around 10 teens who volunteer with ...
Corner Brook Royals disperse $25,000 in donations to 19 local minor sports and youth organizations
As they did last year, the Corner Brook Royals have distributed money to several minor sports and youth organization’s in the Corner Brook and Bay of Islands area. After handing out $30,000 to 17 groups in 2018, the West Coast Senior Hockey ...
Newfoundland and Labrador ball hockey teams will be mining for medals at home
When it comes to producing medals at the national level, Canadian Ball Hockey Association president Steve Power, who hails from St. John’s, argues ball hockey is one of Newfoundland and Labrador’s most decorated sports. Clark Bishop ...
Challenge Cup soccer: Crusaders in first place, but Feildians hot on their heels with games in hand
Defending champion Holy Cross Kirby Group officially holds first place in the Johnson Insurance Challenge Cup men’s soccer league. However, the Double Blues of Stavanger Dental Feildians will probably want to point out a thing or two when it ...
Triple crown for Jean at Newfoundland and Labrador women’s golf championships
For the fifth time in as many years, a single golfer has proven dominant at the Newfoundland and Labrador Golf Association’s women's amateur championships. Saturday at GlenDenning Golf in St. John’s, Kathleen Jean of the Harmon ...
Dramatic gold-medal wins for Newfoundland and Labrador boys teams in Atlantic championships
Newfoundland and Labrador teams proved to be extra good in extra time Sunday in claiming titles in 2019 Atlantic minor soccer championships held in Corner Brook. Both the provincial boys’ under-13 and U14 entries won gold-medal finals that ...
Future of west coast senior hockey hinges on player recruitment for teams in Stephenville, Deer Lake
Uncertainty surrounding two teams has left the entire West Coast Senior Hockey League on thin ice. During the league's recent annual general meeting in Stephenville, representatives of the Deer Lake Red Wings expressed interest in making a ...
NICHOLAS MERCER: Grand Falls-Windsor bowlers prepare to represent province at national competition
Bowlers look at the lanes in a bowling alley a little differently than the rest of us. Where the uneducated see a sheet of glossy material that resembles plywood, they see grooves, spots and possible angles. Where the ...
Harbour Main's Dec LaCour joins Hockey NL Hall of Fame
If you know Declan "Dec" LaCour from seeing him around hockey rinks the last five decades, you might be surprised to learn he didn't play a lot of hockey growing up. "In the '50s, I was an Evening Telegram carrier, and I ...