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May 2 , 2016
Goulds Woman Charged After Trying to Take RNC Officer's Gun
A 28-year-old woman is facing a number of charges this morning after an incident late last night.
Drunk Driver Nabbed After Tip from Public
A tip from the public led the RNC to an impaired driver early this morning.
More Protests as Budget Backlash Continues
Three more protests are scheduled for this week as the backlash against the provincial budget continues.
Unions Condemn Gov't Hiring Legal Team for Contract Negotiations
News broke over the weekend that lawyers from McInnes Cooper have been hired by government and are being paid upwards of $350 an hour to handle public sector negotiations.
May 1 , 2016
One Dead After Car Accident Near Greenspond
One person remains in hospital.
Clarenville Man Charged In Connection With Stabbing
A 50 year old victim remains in hospital.
Crews Douse Fire on King's Bridge Road
One person, a woman, was treated for smoke inhalation suffered in a small fire at a residence on King's Bridge Road early today.
St. John's Man Charged with Assault Following Chase
A 37-year-old man is being held for court on a number of charges after a traffic stop in the St John's centre city area.
Sleeping Driver Charged with Weapons Offences
A Corner Brook area man has been arrested after a call from a concerned citizen last night who noticed the suspect asleep behind the wheel of his vehicle in the west coast city.
Three Sent to Hospital Following Manuels Crash
Firefighters were called in to help remove the occupants from the vehicles about 8:30 p.m.
Online Petition Aims to Save Fogo's Only Library
If the library closes residents will be forced to travel more than 2 hours and pay for ferry services to get to the nearest free public library.
Closing 54 Libraries Won't Impact Literacy Rates: Kirby
Education Minister Dale Kirby says he doesn't believe the closure of over half of the libraries across the province will have an impact on literacy rates.
Bonavista Rally Protests Healthcare Cuts
NAPE organized the event that saw saw people come out from across the region to protest cuts to healthcare services.
Long Harbour Plant Now Processing Exclusively NL Nickel
The Vale plant once processed a mix of imported nickel and Voisey's Bay concentrate has now moved entirely to local material.
Battle of the Atlantic Remembered Today
A church service will take place at Gower Street United at 11:00 a.m. followed by a parade from the church along Duckworth Street to the National War Memorial for a wreath laying ceremony.
40th Annual Folk Fest Lineup to be Announced This Week
The lineup announcement will take place at 3:00 p.m. Thursday afternoon, to be followed by a special concert called Forget Me Not: Forty Years of Memories.
ArtsNL Now Accepting Grants Applications
ArtsNL is now accepting applications from schools, school board and school groups for ArtsSmarts projects.
Apr 30 , 2016
Celebration of Life Held for Quinn Butt
Hundreds of people gathered today to say a final farewell to the five year old who died last Sunday.
Confederation Building Rally Draws Hundreds
Protesters marched from the Avalon Mall to Confederation Building to send a message to government about the impact of tax increases and the new levy.
Rally Against Health Care Cuts Planned in Harbour Breton
Public outcry against the provincial budget continues tomorrow with a protest planned in Harbour Breton.
Man Nabbed after St. John's Break-in
Suspect facing a slew of charges including resisting arrest and possession of a weapon.
Changes Coming to School Bus Routes
The English School Board is making changes to bus routes. Tony Stack says busing costs have risen dramatically.
NAPE Protests in Labrador West
President Jerry Earle says closure of Wabush courthouse will cost government more in the long run.
Federal Money Negotiated for More Road Work
Minister Al Hawkins says $62 million dollars in road work set to be tendered soon.
Finance Consultant Draws Parallels Between NL and Ireland's Fiscal Situations
Josh Taylor says Ireland chose to deal with downturn by maintaining a competitive tax regime.
Automobile Dealers Brace for Expected Slowdown
Despite record sales recorded over the last few months, the provincial Automobile Dealers Association says it expects a slowdown.
Talks Continue with Company Interested in Wabush Mines Property
Natural Resources Minister Siobhan Coady provided an update earlier this week.
Trinity Historical Society to Hosts Architectural Symposium
'Preservation of Place' to take place at the end of May and early June.
'Paint the Pavement' Project Paints Paradise
Town looking for artists to help create street murals.
Centenarian Laid to Rest
Millicent Dawe Harris passed away this week at the age of 103.
Friday's Scores, Saturday's Schedulle
Dallas and San Jose now lead their respective NHL series.
Apr 29 , 2016
'From Have Not, To Have, To Been Had': Protesters March on Confed Building
Hundreds of people gathered at the Confederation Building to protest the provincial government's latest austerity measures in just one of several protests across the province this morning.
VIDEO: Balloon Release Held in Honour of Quinn Butt
Staff at Homeport Apartment Hotels in St. John's released pink and purple balloons this afternoon in honour of Quinn Butt.
VIDEO: Drivers Concerned About Pitts Memorial Potholes
A number of drivers on Pitts Memorial damaged their cars on significant potholes, today.
Thousands Gather in Harbour Grace to Remember Quinn Butt
An estimated 3,000 people wore pink and purple and lit candles in the dark for Quinn Butt, the 5-year-old girl murdered in Carbonear last Sunday.
Budget Cuts Leave Central NL Woman Without Dentures
A 33-year-old woman from Jamestown was informed she's no longer eligible for dentures midway through her procedure.
Aunt Loses Phone at Vigil
The aunt of Quinn Butt lost her phone which contains pictures of her niece, at last night's vigil.
Happy Ending for Man Caught Without Dentures in Budget Cuts
Leslie Penney took to social media to offer thanks for getting the ball rolling in her father's unfortunate situation.
Day of Action March Protests Provincial Budget Today
Protesters will meet this morning at the Avalon Mall Parking Lot next to Sears and march along Freshwater Road to the Parkway and onto Confederation Building.
Police, Fire Crews Busy with West End Vehicle Fires
Police and emergency crews were kept busy dealing with two vehicle fires in the west end of St. John's last night.
Actor Ryan Reynolds Pays Tribute to Connor McGrath
A boy from this province who has passed away from cancer has received kind words from one of his heroes.
St. John's Regional Called to Shaw Street Incident
The fire department was called to an incident in the Maplewood Place apartments on Shaw Street, last night.
Man Accused of Sexual Assault Called Back to Supreme Court
Bradley Giovannini's trial has been set and delayed several times due to issues with counsel.
Outrage as Library Closures Target Rural Newfoundland
The 54 libraries closing mean that many will no longer have access to services without paying to take a ferry, or traveling up to an hour and a half away.
Executive Director of NL Writers Alliance Slams Book Tax
Alison Dyer says the book tax will have a ripple effect throughout culture.
Website Coming to See How Budget Affects You
Finance Minister Cathy Bennett says a new government website will allow you to check to see exactly how the budget will affect your bottom line when it comes online.
NASA Scientists, CCNL Partner for Climate Change Awareness Campaign
A group of NASA scientists are coming to the province to study the effects of climate change on phytoplankton, and students are getting involved.
NDP Call to Preserve Marine Atlantic Subsidy
The provincial NDP are calling on government to step in and prevent a court challenge by Oceanex to do away with the federal subsidy given to Marine Atlantic.
Apr 28 , 2016
St. John's Man Facing Lengthy Jail Time for Crime Spree
27-year-old Sean Frampton pleaded guilty to 20 charges.
Regulation Announcement Marks Win for Midwives
The new midwifery regulations announced today will come into effect on September 30.


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