Author: Jim Furlong

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The climate has changed. You don’t need to be Nostradamus to predict that this will continue because humans are so invasive. When I was growing up everything in terms of garbage outside of major centres was taken down to “the landwash.”
We thought the ocean could handle anything. Similarly, we

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It’s 7:00 in the morning and it is freezing cold. The calendar says it is nearly May but there could be flurries today. Last night there was freezing rain and lots of it. Silver thaw we used to call it. 
In 1959 silver thaw knocked the lights out for several

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A tale told today about district nominations in our province. I tell it against a background of the recent warm-up for the provincial election that is coming. 
Nomination issues in two different districts. In Mount Pearl Southlands Gillian Pearson is the nominee for the PCs. She almost had an incumbent

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