Wabush budget to be presented Jan. 29
End of an era in Labrador West?
Provinces Minor Hockey Week kicked off in Wabush Jan. 12
Bent steel and broken lives: why do we drive too fast?
Remembering former Nunatsiavut Government representative Trudy ...
Best of the West: Rahel Porter
Liberals move to earlier water and wastewater tendering
Labrador West Pioneers: Gordon and Stella Avery
Labrador West Steelworkers spread Christmas cheer with donations
VIBERT: Public perception of health care sags
EDITORIAL: Ginger debate bubbles over
RUSSELL WANGERSKY: Businesses should share the pension pain
NICHOLAS MERCER: A Cold Brook woman is taking a clinic to better understand her snowmobile
VIBERT: Breached site was ‘high risk’ for some
ART & SOUL: Laughter is the best medicine
EDITORIAL: Dealing with drones
As recent events at the Gatwick and Heathrow airports have shown, a small drone — or even just the possible sighting of a drone — can be a big problem. Just before Christmas, flights were brought to a halt by a drone sighting in ...
VIBERT: ‘Best care’ impossible in stressed emergency
The social media post was terse, likely written in haste, but it captured the frustration, desperation and anger of a doctor struggling to do what she trained for, under conditions that conspired against her. There is “nothing short of a ...
EDITORIAL: Pets need protection
The images are horrific and the details beyond disturbing. In Scotsburn, N.S., a man has been given a lifetime ban on owning domestic animals after two dogs were seized, and a third animal in his house was found dead. The SPCA found there was ...
RUSSELL WANGERSKY: Getting out while the getting is good
Never forget that the managers of huge companies are pragmatists, not nationalists. And that means, while governments are busy wrapping themselves in the flag of whatever country they are running, businesses in that country are ...
NICHOLAS MERCER: One year beyond the January flooding
The shrill of a cellular phone broke the morning silence nearly a year ago. It was my boss and it was just after 9:30 a.m. I don't work weekends and I thought it was weird he was calling me on a Saturday morning. There had been intense ...
VIBERT: Rule changes render public accounts committee toothless
If anything, it’s worse than expected. The Nova Scotia legislature’s public accounts committee — for decades the best hope opposition MLAs had to get behind the shiny façade, beyond the ubiquitous spin and shine some light ...
LETTER: Cabin owners still treated unfairly
On Friday, Jan. 4, Derek Winsor was in small claims court in St. John’s, looking for justice against Eastern Waste Management. This is a monstrosity that was set up some years ago by the provincial government when it, in its wisdom, decided ...
NICHOLAS MERCER: Michael James has made a career out of illusion
Michael James was sitting in his parents' home in Corner Brook doing something a lot of kids did at the age of 7. He was sitting in front of the television watching The Muppets. Amidst the puppet hi-jinx that was likely unfolding on the ...
GARY SHAW: A glimpse into the muskrat way of life
The muskrat is a less than glamorous animal that lives in many of the waterways of Labrador. The first thing about the muskrat is something that many of us may not be aware of. The muskrat is not a rat at all. They are a member of the mouse ...
ART & SOUL: Walking firmly on past lessons
Old Christmas day has come and gone, the tree is down, packed in its box for another year, the one ornament I missed in the great undoing, sitting on the piano waiting to go in the box next year because you know I’ll never get around to taking ...