Work on Memorial Drive to enter final stage tomorrow

Work on Memorial Drive to enter final stage tomorrow

Updated at 17:58 - At this evening’s Clarenville Town Council meeting, Director of External Operations Rick Wells announced the section of Memorial Drive near the Trans Canada Highway, which has been under construction for the last number of...

A day in the life of a caplin seiner

Updated at 15:01 - It was still dark as fishing folks awoke from their sleep. Daylight would soon break above the horizon. There was time for a quick mug of coffee, along with the...

Popping up all over

Popping up all over

Updated at 12:49 - One of the newest attractions for this year’s Church Street Festival in Bonavista is highlighting the area’s newest artistic endeavours, presented by Bonavista...

Local

On the home stretch

Updated on July 27, 2015 - It won’t be long before Gemma Hickey completes her Hope Walk in St. John’s on Aug. 2, as she passed through Clarenville on Monday.

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Celebrate on Church Street

Updated on July 25, 2015 - The much-anticipated Church Street Festival in Bonavista starts Monday, July 27, and runs right until Sunday, Aug. 2.

Local

Regional

The story ends for Literacy NL

Updated on July 24, 2015 - Literacy Newfoundland and Labrador has announced that as of the end of July it will be closing its doors.

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Regional

Sports

Booster Juice heading to nationals

Updated on July 22, 2015 - By Robert Greeley Special to The Packet   Softball slo-pitch team Booster Juice will take to the field July 31 in Hamilton, Ont., at the National Softball Association (NSA) “C” tournament. .

Photo

A golden kick

Updated on July 22, 2015 - Local soccer player Amber Fitzpatrick has returned from representing her province on Team Newfoundland and Labrador with a gold...

Placentia Regatta this weekend

Updated on July 17, 2015 - This weekend, 60 crews from Placentia, St. John's, Harbour Grace and Portugal Cove will compete in the 52nd edition of the...

Bigger and better

Updated on July 17, 2015 - While Patrick Greene has moved away from the Newfoundland and Labrador powerlifting community he thinks so highly of, he found a...

Making the weight

Updated on July 16, 2015 - A week away from his first powerlifting competition, Tyler Coombs was not feeling up to it.

Sports

Business

Bert Hickman wins Laureate dealer award

Updated on July 03, 2015 - Bert Hickman of the Hickman Automotive Group in St. John’s has won the Canadian Automobile Dealers Association (CADA) Laureate...

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Business

Living

Building a piece of history Photo

Updated on July 15, 2015 - For some, retirement is a time to take it easy after decades of work.Walter Mercer may be retired, but there's no way he's slowing...

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Living

Opinion

A generous bunch

Updated on July 23, 2015 - We are living in a society where, in many respects, we are becoming more and more dependent upon each other to maintain our lifestyle..

Too big to fail?

Updated on July 18, 2015 - I’m not a big believer in great government conspiracies — for a number of reasons. First, because governments can’t control...

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Book ReMARKS

Updated on July 16, 2015 - Once upon a time Beth Holloway lived up over the hill from our house in Dunville. I didn’t know her then. I don’t know her now, for...

Eastern Passages

Updated on July 16, 2015 - When did we become such vandals? How did we become so careless and self-centred?

Adding it up

Updated on July 09, 2015 - Math – a need for improvement as Mr. Walter Smith stated in the July 2 edition of the packet.

Opinion

Community

Happy Bonavista Days

Updated on July 23, 2015 - The 2015 edition of Bonavista Days kicks off on Friday, featuring three days of events this year..

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Watermelon Queen visits Clarenville

Updated on July 23, 2015 - Clarenville Co-op hosted the 2015 USA Watermelon Queen Emily Mae Brown last Tuesday for Clarenville Days. Brown, the 101st queen,...

Flips and tricks

Updated on July 23, 2015 - As part of the Clarenville Days celebration, a group took their bikes, scooters and skateboards to the Legion Skate Park for a...

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