A tale of two photographers who left N.L. and fell in love with the North

Andrew Bresnahan is originally from Labrador, but now works as a photographer in Nunavut. (Submitted by Andrew Bresnahan) Nunavut is a beautiful spot for a photographer.  Taking a quick glance at the work of Andrew Bresnahan or Frank Reardon confirms it: the northern lights, wind-swept villages and kayak adventures fill the pages of their portfolios. “There’s something […]

Don’t be afraid to speak up against powerful people. Democracy and the economy depend on it

With Newfoundland and Labrador standing on the precipice of economic and cultural collapse, Terry Hussey wonders, how did we get here? (Mike Moore/CBC) Be careful what you say. I’ll bet that most people who live in our province are familiar with the concept of that phrase. Say you are one of the many people who […]

Media Advisory: Minister Haley to Participate in the Unveiling of the 30th Annual St. John’s International Women’s Film Festival Line-up

Government News Release Executive Council September 20, 2019 Media Advisory: Minister Haley to Participate in the Unveiling of the 30th Annual St. John’s International Women’s Film Festival Line-up The Honourable Carol Anne Haley, Minister Responsible for the Status of Women, will speak at the unveiling of the 30th annual St. […]

How would you feel if a Trimper-like conversation had been about Newfoundlanders?

Lake Melville MHA Perry Trimper says unflattering remarks he left in a voicemail with the Innu Nation are not those of ‘the Perry Trimper I work hard at.’ (CBC) When Environment Minister Perry Trimper left a voice mail for an Innu Nation executive assistant just over a week ago, he set in motion events that […]

Media Advisory: Minister Haley to Participate in the Unveiling of the 30th Annual St. John’s International Women’s Film Festival Line-up

Government News Release Executive Council September 20, 2019 Media Advisory: Minister Haley to Participate in the Unveiling of the 30th Annual St. John’s International Women’s Film Festival Line-up The Honourable Carol Anne Haley, Minister Responsible for the Status of Women, will speak at the unveiling of the 30th annual St. […]

Public Advisory: East and West Blocks of Confederation Building Complex Closed for the Remainder of the Day

Government News Release Transportation and Works September 20, 2019 Public Advisory: East and West Blocks of Confederation Building Complex Closed for the Remainder of the Day Due to a water main break, East and West Blocks of the Confederation Building Complex will remain closed for the remainder of the day. […]

Exploring Our Natural Surroundings Encouraged During National Forest Week

Government News Release Fisheries and Land ResourcesSeptember 20, 2019 Exploring Our Natural Surroundings Encouraged During National Forest Week Newfoundlanders and Labradorians are being encouraged to get outside to explore our forests and learn more about the importance of this valuable resource during National Forest Week, September 22 to 28. This year’s […]

Provincial Government Supports Iconic Local Brand

Government News Release Executive Council Tourism, Culture, Industry and Innovation September 20, 2019 Provincial Government Supports Iconic Local Brand To further diversify and support economic development in the province, the Honourable Dwight Ball, Premier of Newfoundland and Labrador, today announced a business investment loan for the Newfoundland Chocolate Company. Premier Ball was […]

Green Party candidate speaks out about own past using brownface

In the wake of Liberal leader Justin Trudeau’s brownface scandal, the Green Party candidate for Avalon is speaking out about his own past. Greg Malone says he called the Green Party shortly after Trudeau’s pictures surfaced to share that he painted his face brown and portrayed Mahatma Gandhi in a sketch while on CODCO, which ran on CBC Television in the […]

Mealy Mountain students walk out for global strike against climate change

Students at Mealy Mountain Collegiate cut class today, but it’s all part of an worldwide cause. Students from more than 150 countries around the world are joining in on a global strike to force the hands of global leaders meeting at the UN climate summit to adopt measures to prevent irreversible climate issues. “I feel so proud right […]

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