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St. John’s Mayor Danny Breen reflects on loss and learnings
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The mayor of St. John’s admits his views on search and rescue are impacted by his own personal experience. March 12 will mark the tenth anniversary of the crash of Cougar Flight 491, a tragedy that impacted not only

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Remembering the 84 souls lost at sea in 1982, and how the Ocean Ranger tragedy impacted rookie broadcaster turned seasoned anchor Glen Carter’s career
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Glen Carter was 25 when The Ocean Ranger went down.
A rookie broadcast reporter at NTV – new to the television business after cutting his

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On February 15, 1982 the unimaginable happened; the Ocean Ranger was gone taking 84 lives with it. 37 years later, one widow shares her powerful, moving and incredibly personal story
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Noreen O’Neill pauses as she passes the stunning arrangement of flowers that sit atop her dining room table. Opening

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Somewhere through my veins courses Luddite blood. The Luddites were early 19th century wackos from England who decided technology was getting too much for them. They thought the new machines of the 1800s were taking control of them and costing jobs so they broke them up. I know how they

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With February being heart month, the Row 4 Heart initiative aims to raise funds and awareness towards the leading killer of Newfoundlanders and Labradorians. 
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One in three people living in Newfoundland and Labrador will be impacted by cardiac illness. 
Think about that for a second. Look around your office, the

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Cupid’s arrow could not have pierced two finer hearts
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It’s a romance worthy of countless sentiments – from ‘meant to be’ to ‘happily ever after’ – but the latest chapter in their storybook courtship is the impending arrival of their little princess.
‘A Big Surprise’
Eddie and Susan Sheerr

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