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N.L. reports 4 new COVID-19 cases: 2 travel-related, 1 unknown source

Newfoundland and Labrador has seen an increase in testing in recent days, with 330 people tested in the 24 hours preceding Sunday’s release from public health. (Adrian Wyld/Canadian Press) There are four new cases of COVID-19 in Newfoundland and Labrador on Sunday, according to the province’s Department of Health. All four new cases are located in […]

Any mummers ‘lowed online? 2020 Mummers Festival goes virtual

Mummers might already wear masks, but they still have to abide by other COVID-19 restrictions.   Having thousands of people disguised in doilies stroll down the streets of St. John’s just doesn’t jive with a recommendation from provincial health officials to only go mummering with close contacts this year.  The annual Mummers Parade is moving […]

A full century: On her 100th birthday, a war bride celebrates a life well lived

Enid Stevenson’s 100th birthday is Sunday, Nov. 29th. (Bernice Hillier/CBC) She can hardly believe it herself, but Enid Stevenson of Corner Brook is turning 100 on Sunday. Stevenson’s birthday celebration will be very different than it might have been, due to pandemic restrictions, including a visitation ban at the Corner Brook seniors’ home where she […]

Diary of a rookie hunter: What I learned by not shooting a single duck

The first thing I really notice is the cat on a leash. Daniel Schoonhoven is holding up a gorgeous, fluffy gray puss, the kind of cat who could have its own Instagram account — a real stunner. He’s explaining his cat has some leashed yard time every day.  The indoor/outdoor cat debate could be its […]

2 new COVID-19 cases in N.L. Saturday, source of 3 others now known

Newfoundland and Labrador has 2 new cases of COVID-19 Saturday, with 512 people getting tested in the past day. (Rob Short/CBC) There are two new cases of COVID-19 and one recovery in Newfoundland and Labrador on Saturday, bringing the number of active cases in the province to 32. The first reported case is a woman between […]

N.L. has to wean itself off the offshore, and it must start soon, says author

Angela Carter’s new book looks at the oil and gas sectors in Newfoundland and Labrador, Alberta and Saskatchewan, and what lies ahead for each in a world transitioning away from fossil fuels. (Submitted by Angela Carter) Newfoundland and Labrador needs to chart a future away from its offshore oil industry to avoid a “chaotic crash out,” says […]

COVID-19 and Christmas could be ‘perfect storm,’ warns Fitzgerald, as 4 new cases identified

On Friday Chief Medical Officer of Health Dr. Janice Fitzgerald once again warned against mass gatherings over the holiday season. (Government of Newfoundland and Labrador) Newfoundland and Labrador is reporting four new cases of COVID-19 on Friday, three of which are still under investigation by public health to find the source.  Two of the cases under […]

COVID-19 and Christmas could be ‘perfect storm,’ warns Fitzgerald, as 4 new cases identified

On Friday Chief Medical Officer of Health Dr. Janice Fitzgerald once again warned against mass gatherings over the holiday season. (Government of Newfoundland and Labrador) Newfoundland and Labrador is reporting four new cases of COVID-19 on Friday, three of which are still under investigation by public health to find the source.  Two of the cases under […]

COVID-19 and Christmas could be ‘perfect storm,’ warns Fitzgerald, as 4 new cases identified

On Friday Chief Medical Officer of Health Dr. Janice Fitzgerald once again warned against mass gatherings over the holiday season. (Government of Newfoundland and Labrador) Newfoundland and Labrador is reporting four new cases of COVID-19 on Friday, three of which are still under investigation by public health to find the source.  Two of the cases under […]

COVID-19 and Christmas could be ‘perfect storm,’ warns Fitzgerald, as 4 new cases identified

On Friday Chief Medical Officer of Health Dr. Janice Fitzgerald once again warned against mass gatherings over the holiday season. (Government of Newfoundland and Labrador) Newfoundland and Labrador is reporting four new cases of COVID-19 on Friday, three of which are still under investigation by public health to find the source.  Two of the cases under […]

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