Vocm.com News | Latest Articles http://www.vocm.com Vocm.com - Newfoundlands number one news source en-us Copyright 2015 vocm.com All Rights Reserved. 5/22/2015 5:59:27 AM 240 http://www.vocm.com/rss/vocmrss.gif VOCM.com http://www.vocm.com Social Media Quagmire Can Hinder Investigations: RNC http://www.vocm.com/newsarticle.asp?id=54863 RNC Constable Steve Curnew says sometimes going to Facebook instead of police can leave investigators sifting though all the information provided to separate legitimate complaints from hearsay, opinion, or speculation. Fri, 22 May 2015 00:00:00 EST Group One Step Closer to Saving Dog http://www.vocm.com/newsarticle.asp?id=54862 Lawyer Averill Baker has managed to have a decision to put the dog down temporarily stayed until it can be determined if the dog would benefit from behaviour modification. Fri, 22 May 2015 00:00:00 EST CUPW Says Canada Post Seeing Increase in Deliveries as NDP Promises Return of Door-to-Door http://www.vocm.com/newsarticle.asp?id=54861 The Federal NDP says it will reinstate door-to-door mail delivery if the party forms government in the next election. Fri, 22 May 2015 00:00:00 EST Province Has Empty Long-Term Care Beds While Funding Private Ones http://www.vocm.com/newsarticle.asp?id=54860 The new long-term care home in Pleasantville opened last September but has yet to operate at full capacity because of a shortage of licensed practical nurses. Fri, 22 May 2015 00:00:00 EST UK Cluing in to Seal Overpopulation Depleting Cod Stocks http://www.vocm.com/newsarticle.asp?id=54859 Concerns raised for years in this province regarding the overpopulation of seals and their impact on fish stocks are now being echoed in some parts of the UK. Fri, 22 May 2015 00:00:00 EST MUN Out $40 Million After Pension Payment Deferred on Top of Cuts http://www.vocm.com/newsarticle.asp?id=54858 On top of cutting $20-million from Memorial University's operating budget, government has decided this year to defer a $20-million pension payment. Fri, 22 May 2015 00:00:00 EST Impaired Driver Sent to Hospital After Blowing Over 5.5X Legal Limit http://www.vocm.com/newsarticle.asp?id=54857 It was one of many impaired drivers pulled over in the metro in the last 48 hours. Fri, 22 May 2015 00:00:00 EST RCMP Investigating Theft of Portable Generator http://www.vocm.com/newsarticle.asp?id=54856 It was taken from a construction site in the Squid Cove Road area. Thu, 21 May 2015 00:00:00 EST Governor General Honours 11 People with Caring Canadian Awards http://www.vocm.com/newsarticle.asp?id=54855 The Governor General's Caring Canadian Awards were presented to individuals who have made a difference in their communities. Fri, 22 May 2015 00:00:00 EST