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N.L. legislature sits for first time since premier's resignation announcement

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. — Newfoundland and Labrador's legislature opens this afternoon for the first time since Liberal Premier Dwight Ball announced his intention to step down.
Housing shortage continues on P.E.I. despite another record construction year

Housing shortage continues on P.E.I. despite another record construction year

CHARLOTTETOWN — Prince Edward Island is on track for a third consecutive year of record new home construction, but tenants are still feeling the pinch from a provincial vacancy rate that is the lowest in the country. The current vacancy rate of 1.

New Brunswick church disowned from national group for view on same-sex marriage

ST. STEPHEN, N.B. — A New Brunswick church says it is being disowned by its Canadian denomination because it refuses to stop performing same-sex marriages. Peter Fitch, pastor of St. Croix Vineyard Church in St.

Winter weather delays opening of Newfoundland and Labrador legislature

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. — The opening of Newfoundland and Labrador's legislature was delayed Monday as the provincial capital was hit by another winter storm. St.
Newfoundland blizzard sparks flurry of interest in local winter activities

Newfoundland blizzard sparks flurry of interest in local winter activities

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. — Eyes around the world were temporarily fixed on St. John's, N.L., on Jan. 17 when a record-breaking blizzard hammered the coastal city.
N.B. premier urges citizens to take March break precautions for novel coronavirus

N.B. premier urges citizens to take March break precautions for novel coronavirus

FREDERICTON — New Brunswick's premier has issued a statement on the novel coronavirus, asking travellers to the province to monitor themselves and loved ones for symptoms.
Legal experts say injunctions not effective in Indigenous-led land disputes

Legal experts say injunctions not effective in Indigenous-led land disputes

ST. JOHN'S, N.L.
Family tie renewed after bartender helps granny deliver baby in N.B. hotel lobby

Family tie renewed after bartender helps granny deliver baby in N.B. hotel lobby

HANWELL, N.B. — A New Brunswick bartender's role in a tiny girl's sudden birth during a snowstorm has helped rekindle some lost family ties. Monica Storey says just after her shift ended at 10:30 p.m.

N.B. man charged with murder after body found in Sainte-Marie-de-Kent

RICHIBUCTO, N.B. — A 33-year-old man from eastern New Brunswick has been charged with first-degree murder following the death of 67-year-old Elias Bastarache last week in Ste-Marie-de-Kent.

Blowing snow, storm warnings across Newfoundland in latest weather event

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. — Newfoundland was gripped by another winter storm Friday, its 22nd of the season.
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