Wednesday, December 7, 2022

Cannabis Sales in Newfoundland and Labrador Hitting Highs Through the Pandemic, says NLC

Over the course of the pandemic, Newfoundland and Labradors' residents consumed notably more cannabis than in the previous year, the region's regulator says, despite long delivery times and a...

Long-term Care Facilities in St. John’s Short 40 To 60 Registered Nurses, Eastern Health...

Eastern Health claims a shortage of an estimated 40 to 60 registered nurses at long-term care facilities across St. John's is forcing some nurses to work round the clock...

Summer Visitors Crucial to Survival for Tourist Operators Following Money-Losing Winter

Some businesses of Newfoundland's west coast, particularly those that rely on tourists, lost so much money this winter. That is why owners say the key to the coming summer...

N.L Hopes Increase for Future of Terra Nova Field as Suncor and Co. Consider...

Whereas no official deal has yet been agreed, there is increasing hope in Newfoundland and Labrador's oil sector regarding the future of the idled Terra Nova field, which stopped...

Newfoundland and Labrador Could Have Enough Ventilators, but Union Worried thinks it’s Short of...

As the number of hospitalized COVID-19 patients rises, so too does the need for ventilators, and those who know how they operate. According to the union, this is an...

Veteran Labor Leader Mary Shortall Wins NDP Nomination for St. John’s East

Mary Shortall has been picked to replace Jack Harris as the New Democratic Party candidate for the riding of St. John’s East in the upcoming federal election. Shortall won the...

Cormorants Gorge on Bowring Park Trout Population

What was once a rare sighting on Newfoundland’s rivers seems to be more common, as cormorants are being seen in Bowring Park and around the Waterford River. Whereas birdwatchers may...

A Lesson From The Past – Don’t Mark The Homes Of The Sick During...

A practice of marking the homes of the sick has been, fortunately, left behind in the past. For the first time in history, house quarantine signs were introduced in England,...

Because Of High Winds, 203rd Royal St. John’s Regatta Have Been Postponed

The regatta committee said that winds are too strong and could pose a threat to competitors. On Wednesday morning the organizers said that the Royal St. John's Regatta has...

Paving Firm Charged With Note Offering Conducive Working Environment In 2019 Trinity Bay Fatality

A paving firm is facing six charges under the Newfoundland and Labrador Occupational Health and Safety Act approximately two years after one of its employees sustained injuries and died...