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Oct 1 , 2014
Heavyweights Owner Facing CRA Audit
Rob King is also awaiting trial at Supreme Court on charges of exporting ephedrine.
Downtown Stabbing Trial Continues
Ushan Rankothgedera is charged with aggravated assault, assault with a weapon, and possession of a weapon for dangerous purposes after allegedly stabbing a man on Water Street last year.
Men Accused in 2013 Shootings Called to Court
Christopher Shaw and Jason Marsh are facing several charges including two counts of attempted murder.
Missing Teen from St. John's
16-year-old Destiny Hart was last seen Monday at 4 p.m. in the area of Bay Bulls Road.
Davis May Call Election Earlier Than Anticipated
Until now, he had done nothing to dispel the notion that the election would be around this time in 2015, but on the VOCM Morning Show today the premier said that may not be the case.
Key Witnesses Heard at Murder Trial
Megan Reddigan continued her testimony at Philip Pynn and Lyndon Butler's murder trial today.
Escaped Inmate Facing Additional Charges
A 20-year-old inmate of the Labrador Correctional Centre in Happy Valley-Goose Bay is facing additional charges following a brief fling of freedom yesterday.
New Medical Education Centre Opens at Memorial
The centre features a state-of-the-art simulation lab, to give doctors in training as much experience as possible.
Man Accused of Violent Assault Appears in Court
Rodney Deniro is facing seven charges, that stem from an alleged violent assault that put a woman in hospital in early February.
Luring and Sexual Assault Case Delayed
Bradley Giovannini has until November 3rd to find new representation.
Coleman Not Commenting On Report
The man who was almost premier is not going to comment on the Auditor General's report that prompted the resignation of Transportation Minister Nick McGrath.
Port de Grave Left in Cabinet Cold: Bay Roberts Mayor
Mayor Philip Wood says he's disappointed that the district was overlooked in recent cabinet shuffle.
Search Party Combs Woods in Stabbing Investigation
The investigation into the C.B.S. soccer stabbing has taken police to an area of Paradise. Exactly what they were looking for is not known.
Subsea Cable Replacement Being Laid on Bell Island Tickle
Newfoundland Power is laying a new cable to improve service to Bell Island.
Man's Body Found in Cox's Cove
The 52-year-old was reported missing Monday night which sparked an all-out search involving ground crews, RCMP and their police dog.
Mourning a Well-Respected Teacher
Dave White of Carbonear passed away as the result of a tragic ATV accident.
Roberts Denied Bail in Armed Robbery Case
Kevin Roberts is facing 10 charges related to an armed robbery at the Hayloft Lounge last Tuesday, and a police chase two days later.
Stabbing Victim Wakes from Coma, Talking
The 11 year old boy who was stabbed in the neck while playing soccer a week ago is now out of his induced coma and is talking according to the CBS Soccer Association.
Gambin-Walsh Wins Placentia - St. Mary's Liberal Nom
The Liberal Party has not yet provided numbers, but over 1,400 people had signed up to vote.
Anti-Smoking Drugs Now Covered Under Province's Program
As of today, Champix and Zyban are subsidized by government for up to $75 over 12 weeks.
Lawyer says Elimination of Justice Department Frightening
The department was eliminated in a reorganization and cabinet shuffle yesterday, replaced by the new Department of Public Safety. Newfoundland and Labrador is the only province in the country without a Justice Minister.
New Minister has No Plans to Run in Byelections
Judy Manning, Minister of Public Safety, was named to Cabinet yesterday and is the only unelected member of the House of Assembly.
Minimum Wage Earners get a Raise Today
As of today, minimum wage is $10.25 an hour. In a year from now, another 25 cent increase will take place.
Nurse Found Guilty of Violating Patient Privacy
Colleen Weeks was dismissed from her position at the Health Science Centre over a year ago for inappropriately accessing several patients' confidential information.
Man Arrested After School Disturbance
According to the RNC, the man caused a disturbance when he became upset with teachers and administrative staff in the office. Police say the man was using profanity and that's when they were called in to help.
Questions about Ocean Pond Development: Lane
Liberal MHA Paul Lane says that he was approached by cottage owners in the area, with concerns about the development of the 110 cottage lots on close to 50 hectares of land.
Bail Hearing For Snow Postponed For Additional Charges
A man charged after a frightening home invasion spree in the west end of St. John's has had his bail hearing postponed until late October.
See the World with MUN Go Abroad Fair
Memorial University's Go Abroad Fair is on today 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the University Centre of the St. John's campus.
Companies Interested in Trade Mission to Netherlands
The International Business Development mission to the Netherlands will take place November 17th to the 21st, and there will be a large contingent of companies from this province.
Provincial Sports Page
Royals a dramatic win over Athletics
Sep 30 , 2014
Major Departmental Changes and Kent Named Deputy Premier
Premier Paul Davis has made some major departmental changes adding two new portfolios, and two new faces - one of which is an unelected Minister.
Soccer Resumes at Topsail Field
CBS Mayor Ken McDonald says at last word the stabbing victim remains in an induced coma, and is listed in serious but stable condition.
Man Facing Several Charges Denied Bail
32-year-old Kevin Roberts is facing 10 charges related to an armed robbery at the Hayloft Lounge last Tuesday, and a police chase two days later.
Search Underway Missing Man from Cox's Cove
An intensive search is underway in the Cox's Cove area for a 52-year-old man reported missing in the area.
Two Sent to Hospital after Pitts Memorial Accident
Two cars flipped onto their roofs in a ditch in the east bound lane near the Ruth Avenue turnoff around 2:30 p.m.
Bail Hearing Postponed for Man Accused of Home Invasions
Chris Snow is facing over 20 charges that include break and enter, robbery, forcible confinement, and assault and weapons offences.
Dismissed Nurse Found Guilty for Accessing Patient Records
Colleen Weeks had maintained throughout the trial that accessing patient records fell into scope of her job as a triage nurse.
Union Taken Aback as Mount Pearl Workers Locked Out
The City of Mount Pearl has locked out its municipal workers after contract talks failed and the city was unable to reach an agreement with the union that represents the 140 employees.
Heavenly Creatures Retrieves Animals from Mount Pearl
The animals that were being housed at Animal Control with the City of Mount Pearl are now in the hands of Heavenly Creatures.
Key Witness in Murder Trial Continues Testimony
Barbara Reddigan is the person who found Nick Winsor's body in her garage after he was shot and killed three years ago.
Kaetlyn Osmond Dealing with Serious Ankle Injury
Osmond tweeted an x-ray image of her injured ankle this morning showing a series of screws into the bone.
Sentencing Postponed for Father in Child Abuse Case
A Conception Bay North was supposed to be sentenced today for his part in a horrific case of child abuse.
Opposition Calls for Inquiry into Humber Valley 'Cover-Up'
Opposition parties say there's still a number of questions that need answering following the release of the Auditor General's report into the cancelled contract with Humber Valley Paving.
Grieving Family Preparing for Anniversary of Daughter's Murder
Phil and Debbie Hibbs lost their daughter Juliane and her fiance Vince Dillon when they were shot by Juliane's former boyfriend at Villa Nova Plaza on Oct 15th last year.
McGrath Stands By Decision Despite Resignation
Nick McGrath maintains Frank Coleman and the PC leadership race had nothing to do with a decision he made to cancel a contract with Humber Valley Paving.
RCMP Investigating Fatal ATV Accident
An ATV accident claimed the life of a 62-year-old Carbonear man.
Father Calls for Inquiry after Son Dies in Lockup
Jim Baker says the autopsy on his son, Chesley James Baker, was inconclusive and they are still awaiting results of a toxicology report.
RNC Looking for Goulds Armed Robbery Suspect
The RNC released a photo of the suspect yesterday.
Ocean Pond Cottage Development Moves Forward
Existing cabin owners are concerned since the land in question was previously determined to be 'environmentally saturated' and development was forbidden for decades.
Family of Murdered Woman Shocked By New Violence in C.B.S.
The parents of murder victim Juliane Hibbs live not far from the area where an 11-year-old boy was stabbed while playing soccer last week.



 
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