Some happy, some dismayed

Some happy, some dismayed

Updated on July 22, 2014 - Municipalities across the region are in the process of beginning their capital works projects.

Local

Music festival makes a move

Updated at 12:56 - A lack of accommodations and slow ticket sales have forced a change of location for a concert that had been planned for the White Hills..

Town says to keep conserving water

Updated on July 18, 2014 - Although he recent spell of dry, hot weather in the area was interrupted by rainfall Thursday and overnight, the town of...

Local

Regional

Warrant for 16-year-old cancelled

Updated at 12:53 - The warrant for a 16-year-old boy implicated in an incident where a gun was brought to school has been cancelled..

Regional

Sports

Powerful debut

Updated on July 18, 2014 - Gander’s Jonathan Pelley made the floorboards shake at Bishop’s College during the Provincial Powerlifting Championships in St....

Young minds racing

Updated on July 17, 2014 - Girls in Clarenville were having fun and building their very own soapbox racers last week at a camp organized by Esteem Women Inc.

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Booster Juice wins softball regionals

Updated on July 17, 2014 - Booster Juice are the Men’s slo-pitch regional champions after winning the tournament this past weekend to decide who will proceed...

Sports

Business

Encouraging exploration

Updated at 08:24 - Ship spotters on the harbour front in downtown St. John’s this week may have noticed the presence of the Boa Galatea, an EMGS ship used for the collection of geoscience data..

Business

Living

VIKING VOYAGE: Clayton Colbourne is on his home turf

Updated at 08:28 - This article is one in a series of stories called Viking Voyage from Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, reporter Mary MacKay as she visits Viking sites and reports on sailor Geoff Ralling’s voyage retracing the seaward steps the Norsemen took 1,000....

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Photo

Carver Extraordinaire

Updated on July 22, 2014 - His carving skill has taken him across Canada and to at least two European countries. He has attended craft shows in St. John’s,...

‘That’s So Gay’

Updated on July 18, 2014 - A celebration of queer arts and artists will open at the Eastern Edge Gallery in St. John’s tonight.

Around the World Photo

Updated on July 17, 2014 - By Tim Hollett Special to The Packet It’s a typical early start the next day. We wander past a huge Roman fort onto the delta of...

Living

Opinion

Summer snippets

Updated on July 21, 2014 - For lovers of summer, Newfoundland is not a brass ring location as hot days and warm nights are all too few. Nevertheless, summer along the Exploits is amongst the tops on this island. .

Sinking under regulations

Updated on July 18, 2014 - Here’s one to file in the category of “if it wasn’t for regulation we’d be just fine.” The folks in Plate Cove had a bright idea...

In Joan’s Kitchen

Updated on July 17, 2014 - It’s a sign that summer is truly upon us when plump luscious local strawberries appear. We enjoy their intense sweet flavour as...

BOOK ReMARKS

Updated on July 17, 2014 - “Who wants Pop to read them a book?”

Opinion

Community

Arnold’s Cove in Bloom

Updated on July 10, 2014 - The Town of Arnold’s Cove is hoping to be the nicest-looking town in Canada. Next week, judges from the Communities in Bloom will visit Arnold’s Cove to evaluate the community and its local gardens and green spaces..

Arts Under the Stars

Updated on July 09, 2014 - As the Newfoundland sun begins to set over Clarenville — families, friends and music lovers gather in the park for a night of free...

Random Age-Friendly

Updated on July 10, 2014 - The Internet offers lots of fun and exciting ways to keep in touch with family and friends and to build and strengthen solid...

Community

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