Newfoundland and Labrador

NHC says 60 pct chance of cyclone south of Newfoundland

Aug 15 (Reuters) - A low pressure system located about 800 miles south-southeast of Cape Race, Newfoundland, has a 60 percent chance of developing …

Weather

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Genealogy

Full Disclosure: Navy Commander Details His Bizarre UFO Encounter

<b>A retired Navy Commander released his official statement about that one time he had a UFO encounter, witnessing a bizarre craft rising out of the</b> …

Paranormal

Watch a gutsy Newfoundland swimmer brave frigid waters to reach iceberg

Do you retreat back to the cottage after dipping your toe into a chilly lake? Are your beach days spent safely on the sand? Is it hard for you to …

Red Cross

Whales have been wowing onlookers at Newfoundland shore

St. Vincent’s, Newfoundland, has a population of less than 400, but that population can increase significantly when whale-watching season comes …

Whale Watching

Subtropical storm Ernesto forms southeast of Cape Race, Newfoundland: NHC

(Reuters) - Subtropical depression five has strengthened into subtropical storm Ernesto southeast of Cape Race, Newfoundland, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said on Wednesday.<p>Some additional strengthening is possible during the next 24 hours for the system, which is expected to become a …

Weather

Salmon angler has close encounter with black bear in Newfoundland

Darren Davis from Hare Bay, Newfoundland, found himself in a hairy situation last Sunday.<p>While fishing with a group of friends, Davis decided to stay …

Fishing

100K worth of drugs seized at EIA, man facing trafficking charges

A 45-year-old man is facing several drug charges after allegedly attempting to traffic $100,000 worth of drugs out of the Edmonton International …

Airports

Jubilee Trophy: Teams look to step up to take on defending Newfoundland senior women's champions

What will effectively be a week-long stepladder tournament to decide the 2018 champion of the Breen’s Jubilee Trophy women’s soccer league begins 7 …

Canadian Soccer

May: Newfoundland capelin fishery rolls with the times

It’s August, and my family and I hit the road to visit my parents in Twillingate – a small outport community on Notre Dame Bay in Newfoundland. It’s …

Fish

Mike Masson receives 2018 D.O. Hebb Distinguished Contribution Award - University of Victoria

Congratulations to Mike Masson for receiving the Donald O. Hebb Distinguished Contribution Award presented by the Canadian Society for Brain, …

Psychology

Superyacht Chantal Ma Vie in Newfoundland

Photo: Wes PrettySeen here arriving at the shores of Newfoundland, Canada is the 55-metre Feadship motor yacht <i>Chantal Ma Vie</i>. First launched as</i> …

Super Yachts

Four Newcomers Set to Join Men's Ice Hockey - Maine, University of

<b>ORONO, Maine</b> – Four players are set to join University of Maine men's ice hockey team for the upcoming 2018-19 season. Adam Dawe, Simon Butala, Jacob …

Ice Hockey

Here’s a quick glance at unemployment rates for July, by province

OTTAWA — Canada’s national unemployment rate was 5.8 per cent in July. Here are the jobless rates last month by province (numbers from the previous …

Canadian News

Newfoundland businessman sentenced for fatally shooting dog that attacked his own pet | The Star

CORNER BROOK, N.L.—A “well-respected” 79-year-old businessman has been sentenced to house arrest after hunting down and fatally shooting a dog in …

Canadian News

Work begins to remove oil from decades-old shipwreck off Newfoundland coast

More than three decades after it sunk off Newfoundland’s picturesque Notre Dame Bay, work begins Tuesday to extract leaking bulk oil from the wreck of the Manolis L.<p>The paper carrier sank near Change Islands in 1985 in about 70 metres of water and was dormant until April 2013, when fuel oil leaked …

Canadian News

Man's missing camera holds memories of once-in-a-lifetime trip

Neil Vannan lost his travel camera at Middle Cove Beach on Friday while visiting Newfoundland for the first time in 34 years. (Submitted by Emma …

British Columbia

Elderly woman pushed to the ground, robbed of purse in Newfoundland

A young man has been charged after an elderly woman was pushed to the ground and robbed in St. John’s, N.L.<p>Police say the incident happened around …

Crime

Morning headlines: read today's top stories

Want to read more about summer adventures in Newfoundland and Labrador? Subscribe to our Summer Living newsletter.<p><i>Copyright © 2018 The Telegram, All</i> …

Canadian News

Company giving Newfoundland's abandoned saltbox houses a second chance, one restoration at a time

The Old Saltbox Co. has restored 10 houses in Newfoundland so far, and now one of the oldest homes still standing in Ramea is getting a new lease on …

Atlantic Canada

A 20-year labour of love: Meet the couple behind Newfoundland's insectarium

A converted dairy barn alongside the Humber River is the last place you'd expect to find an emperor scorpion or an owl butterfly, but for the past 20 …

Canada

Why Newfoundland could soon be fighting Ottawa over paying oil money to other countries

Last week, the government of Newfoundland and Labrador and Equinor Canada announced a framework agreement for the potential development of the …

Canada

Newfoundland constable accused of breaching emergency protection order | The Star

ST. JOHN’S, N.L.— A Newfoundland police constable has been accused of breaching an emergency protection order.<p>A news release from Royal Newfoundland …

Canadian News

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Weather

UP THE POND: THE ROYAL ST. JOHN’S REGATTA

<b>UP THE POND: THE ROYAL ST. JOHN’S REGATTA</b><p>Photo Credit: Quidi Vidi, sketch by William Grey, Sketches of Newfoundland, 1858<p>Using archival documents in …

Archives

Newfoundland woman uses obituary to advocate against fat shaming in medical profession | The Star

BURIN, N.L.—A Newfoundland woman used her obituary to make a final plea to stop so-called fat shaming by members of the medical profession.<p>Ellen Maud …

Canadian News

'Some Good' puts healthy twist on traditional Newfoundland and Labrador food

“I was uncomfortable, overweight, unwell, tired, anemic — and I wanted to get some relief,” recalls award-winning culinary nutrition expert Jessica …

Canadian News

Newfoundland and Labrador businesses want details on carbon pricing

Business owners and operators in Newfoundland and Labrador know carbon pricing will be coming into play locally — at least according to provincial …

Canadian News

Newfoundland woman uses obituary to make final plea against fat shaming in medical profession

A Newfoundland woman used her obituary to make a final plea to stop so-called fat shaming by members of the medical profession.<p>Ellen Maud Bennett was …

Canadian News

A Newfoundland woman used her own obituary to advocate against fat shaming in the medical profession

BURIN, N.L. — A Newfoundland woman used her obituary to make a final plea to stop so-called fat shaming by members of the medical profession.Ellen …

Weight Loss