St John's

Surgeries In Newfoundland Postponed Over Sterilization Concerns

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.13.2016 | Canada Living

Eastern Health president David Diamond says no patients have been harmed as a result of the situation.

7 Hospitalized After Jet Makes Emergency Landing In St. John's

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.25.2016 | Canada

About four hours into the flight, the plane suddenly dropped and rolled toward one side, a passenger said.

Mulcair Apologizes For Past 'Newfie' Remark

The Huffington Post Canada | Jessica Chin | Posted 09.20.2015 | Canada Politics

"There's no question that was a mistake that I made in the heat of a debate 20 years ago."

St. John's Barber Boom Leaves Newfoundland Men Looking Stylish

CBC | Posted 07.13.2015 | Canada Business

When Family Barber Shop on Duckworth Street shut down its doors for good in 2011, the number of options for men to get their haircuts downtown was wa...

St. John's Airport Reopens After Bomb Threat

CP | Sue Bailey, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.26.2015 | Canada

A bomb threat at St. John's International Airport has forced the evacuation of the airport's terminal lounge and the airport has been temporarily closed.

Canadian Stung By a Scorpion.. On A Plane

CBC | Posted 05.02.2015 | Canada

A St. John's man who was travelling in South America got the fright of his life Friday, when he was stung by a scorpion on an airplane. Adam Y...

When It Comes To B.C. Local Elections, Standing Out Isn't A Good Thing

Dermod Travis | Posted 01.31.2015 | Canada British Columbia
Dermod Travis

For the last six weeks, deep in the B.C. legislature, eight MLAs have been toiling away at trying to set spending limits for municipal parties and their candidates in 2018, as well as third parties. It's been an oddly quiet discussion, given that their recommendations might restore a modicum of faith in local democracy. Might.

Gang Rape Warning Issued

CBC | Posted 12.02.2014 | Canada

An outreach group has issued a "red alert" warning to sex-trade workers in the St. John's area after reports of recent sexual assaults...

Man Convicted Of Drowning Daughters Won't Face New Trial

CP | Sue Bailey, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.04.2014 | Canada

GANDER, N.L. - A sad legal odyssey that began 12 years ago when Nelson Hart's twin girls drowned in Gander Lake ended Tuesday as murder charges agains...

Jamie McDonald, Fundraising Adventurer, Tackles the Rockies

Martin Parnell | Posted 03.04.2014 | Canada Alberta
Martin Parnell

Glacier National Park. This 54 km section of the TransCanada contains numerous snow sheds and avalanche paths. Brenda had major concerns for the safety of Jamie, motorists and snow plough operators.

Shooting Suspect Wore Body Armour, Brandished AK-47: Police

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. - The Royal Newfoundland Constabulary says a man believed to be responsible for a double-murder before committing suicide this week w...

Scariest City In Canada?

CP | Sue Bailey, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.15.2013 | Canada Travel

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. - Newfoundland actor Steve O'Connell was fresh off one of the haunted hikes he guides through old St. John's when he gazed on a misty...

Try Travelling This Thanksgiving

Brian Simpson | Posted 10.11.2013 | Canada Travel
Brian Simpson

Canadian Thanksgiving is quickly approaching and that means it's time to celebrate. But instead of preparing a huge dinner and eating yourself into a turkey coma, wants you to consider travelling to another city and taking in their Thanksgiving spirit this year.

Canada's Seriously Surprising Boomtown For 2013

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 08.08.2013 | Canada Business

What a difference oil can make. St. John’s, Newfoundland, will be Canada’s economic winner for 2013, according to a new report from the Confere...

Top 5 Canadian Cities for Entrepreneurs

Getty Images | Posted 07.22.2013 | Canada Living

If you're an entrepreneur who's willing to relocate, go west. Prairie cities offer the most benefits to budding businesses, according to a study by th...

Hospital Parking Tickets Pile As Father Watches Daughter Die

CBC | Posted 08.27.2013 | Canada

A father who has been enduring the dread of watching his child die of cancer has lashed back at what he calls an insensitive bureaucracy that continue...

Your Summer Street Festival And Marketplace Guide

Posted 06.21.2013 | Canada Travel

Summer has arrived, and that means Canadians are ready to take to the streets with abandon. Artists, retailers, chefs, musicians, and performers can b...

East Coast Town Besieged By Bears

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.29.2012 | Canada

TRAYTOWN, N.L. - Some residents of a small town in eastern Newfoundland say the community is under siege by black bears.Traytown is north of Terra Nov...

Canadian Travel Sweet 115: Best Places To Visit

CP | Jessica Vitullo, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.10.2012 | Canada Travel

Canada has so much to offer. From the Montreal Jazz Festival, the nightlife in St. John's, or the Calgary Stampede.Canada also has many scenic vistas,...

Newfoundland's Newfound Pride Outweighs that of Ontario

Andreas Souvaliotis | Posted 07.07.2012 | Canada
Andreas Souvaliotis

Tightly shared heritage, values, and pride can obviously drive a solid sense of alignment, and common identity in a community. And those types of cohesive civic societies can be dynamic, creative, and very powerful sources of leadership, and innovation for our world.

Value Of Newfoundland Industry Surges

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.09.2012 | Canada

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. - Newfoundland and Labrador's Fisheries Department says seafood production in the province was worth more than $1 billion in 2011.The...

Poppy Can Thefts Were 'Disrespectful,' Addict Admits

CBC | Posted 04.15.2012 | Canada

A young man who stole poppy cans meant to raise money for veterans was sentenced Tuesday to two years plus a day in prison. A...

Newfoundland and Labrador Slammed By Snowstorm

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.05.2012 | Canada

GANDER, N.L. - The worst is over, but Environment Canada says parts of Newfoundland can still expect high winds overnight and Sunday morning after an ...

Tories Win Third Majority, As Dunderdale Makes History In Newfoundland

CP | Posted 12.11.2011 | Canada Politics

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. - Kathy Dunderdale made history Tuesday by becoming the first woman elected premier of Newfoundland and Labrador as she led the Progr...

Newfoundland Leaders' Debate: Dunderdale Touts Fiscal Record

CP | Sue Bailey, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.28.2011 | Canada

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. - Newfoundland and Labrador Premier Kathy Dunderdale smoothly fended off opposition attacks Wednesday as her Liberal foe faced the re...