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Latest news from Cbc.ca - Newfoundland feed

  1. Kenny Green's attempt to shut down HMP halted by court

    09.21 / 16:47 www.cbc.ca Cbc.ca - Newfoundland
    A Newfoundland and Labrador court has ruled against an application by a former inmate at Her Majesty's Penitentiary, quashing his attempt to shut down the Dickens-era…
  2. Taxi company, school bus inspector charged with inspection certificate offences

    09.21 / 16:47 www.cbc.ca Cbc.ca - Newfoundland
    A St. John's busing company and a school bus inspector have been charged after vehicle inspection certificates were allegedly displayed in school buses, even though inspections hadn't actually been…
  3. Father of drunk driving victim applauds new N.L. traffic law changes

    09.21 / 14:13 www.cbc.ca Cbc.ca - Newfoundland
    New impaired driving rules that came into effect Thursday are a step in the right direction, says a Conception Bay South man who lost his son to a drunk driver 20 years…
  4. Gas prices plummet almost 6 cents for 2nd straight week

    09.21 / 10:09 www.cbc.ca Cbc.ca - Newfoundland
    Gas prices in Newfoundland and Labrador have dropped another six cents for the second consecutive…
  5. Inmates leave HMP 'far worse off than when they went in,' says Calvin Kenny

    09.21 / 09:48 www.cbc.ca Cbc.ca - Newfoundland
    Calvin Kenny knows he likely won't get much sympathy, but says policies and procedures need to change at Her Majesty's…
  6. Vacancies, budget cuts, stress: RCMP sources say it's all taking a toll in N.L.

    09.21 / 08:43 www.cbc.ca Cbc.ca - Newfoundland
    It's been a very busy and trying time for the RCMP in Newfoundland and Labrador, and some officers are saying it's taking a toll on their health and…
  7. Chicago museum gets 'cultural repatriation' award for returning Inuit bodies to Labrador

    09.21 / 08:43 www.cbc.ca Cbc.ca - Newfoundland
    A renowned American museum and an Inuit government have received an award for returning Inuit bodies that had been dug up and taken for scientific…
  8. Deaf student needs teacher who can communicate, parents fear he will fall behind

    09.20 / 23:34 www.cbc.ca Cbc.ca - Newfoundland
    The parents of a Grade 1 boy in Portugal Cove-St. Philip's say he is being discriminated against because of his hearing impairment, and they worry about what will happen as he gets into higher…
  9. 3 years' probation for man charged in robbery after online matchmaking

    09.20 / 21:29 www.cbc.ca Cbc.ca - Newfoundland
    One of the men charged with robbery for his part in a bizarre online matchmaking setup has been sentenced to three years on…
  10. Drug use, prostitution plague Tessier Place neighbourhood

    09.15 / 00:48 www.cbc.ca Cbc.ca - Newfoundland
    Some area residents say they witness violence and illegal activity almost everyday and they fear for their own…
  11. 'I love the guy': RCMP officer speaks out after loss of Cpl. Trevor O'Keefe

    09.15 / 00:07 www.cbc.ca Cbc.ca - Newfoundland
    After the death by suicide of RCMP Cpl. Trevor O'Keefe, one of his friends and colleagues is speaking out about post traumatic stress disorder and mental…
  12. Corner Brook hospital consultant in conflict of interest, says NDP

    09.14 / 21:20 www.cbc.ca Cbc.ca - Newfoundland
    The planned new hospital for Corner Brook continues to be a source of controversy, as government announces that EY consulting will act as procurement advisor for the new acute care…
  13. Iceberg Alley: Take a tour of the tent

    09.14 / 21:20 www.cbc.ca Cbc.ca - Newfoundland
    See just what's been going on in that big blue tent near Quidi Vidi in St.…
  14. Shriners recognized in St. John's for a lot more than just clowning around

    09.14 / 20:17 www.cbc.ca Cbc.ca - Newfoundland
    You've probably seen them in parades, but it isn't all fun and games for Shriners who who are earning high praise for their work in communities across Newfoundland and…
  15. Ray Newman back in court on charges of assaulting woman

    09.14 / 17:47 www.cbc.ca Cbc.ca - Newfoundland
    Ray Newman, the man acquitted in the the death of Chrissy Predham Newman in 2012, was back in court in St. John's Thursday, charged with assaulting a…
  16. Crash survivor calls for passing lanes on Veterans Memorial Highway

    09.14 / 17:03 www.cbc.ca Cbc.ca - Newfoundland
    A woman who was in a serious accident on Veterans Memorial Highway last year is rallying people to the cause of getting passing lanes installed on the…
  17. Why the delay? Family of Burton Winters looks for promised inquiry

    09.14 / 16:43 www.cbc.ca Cbc.ca - Newfoundland
    The family of a Labrador boy who died on the ice outside Makkovik in 2012 is wondering why the government has not lived up to an election promise to hold an inquiry into his…
  18. Grand Falls-Windsor school dismissed, others on lockdown after reports of suspicious man

    09.14 / 15:58 www.cbc.ca Cbc.ca - Newfoundland
    One school in Grand Falls-Windsor has dismissed students and others are on lockdown following reports of a suspicious male in the community who has access to…
  19. 2 White Bay women, man from Labrador killed in Howley Junction crash

    09.14 / 13:45 www.cbc.ca Cbc.ca - Newfoundland
    RCMP have released more information about the three people who died in a two-vehicle crash Wednesday on the Trans-Canada Highway in western…
  20. To serve and protect their mental health: The call for more PTSD help for first responders

    09.14 / 11:38 www.cbc.ca Cbc.ca - Newfoundland
    The sudden death of an RCMP Corporal has highlighted the mental health struggles faced by people who are first on the scene to accidents and other difficult…