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Newfoundland Local News

CBC | Newfoundland and Labrador News

Don Jayasinghe

Supul Jayasinghe, a Memorial University student and aspiring doctor, slipped off a rocky outcrop Wednesday evening while walking his dog and was carried into the open water, his father says.

4/22/2021 4:31:59 AM

Danny Breen

Politicians, organizers and athletes celebrated the prospect of welcoming thousands of competitors to the city in 2025, after the city was officially named the host.

4/22/2021 2:00:03 PM

COVID-19 vaccine

As Newfoundland and Labrador's neighbours find battle a COVID-19 spike, the Health Department is reporting three new cases on Thursday.

4/22/2021 12:08:01 PM

Torngats Mountains

Newfoundland and Labrador is riding a COVID-induced remote working wave with a new ad campaign targeting condo-dwellers across Canada. But one economist says flashy marketing alone probably won't cut it.

4/22/2021 10:34:51 AM

Red Indian Lake

A lake in central Newfoundland is about to shed part of its past and be given a Mi'kmaw name, Wantaqo'ti Qoespem.

4/22/2021 8:38:52 AM

St. John's Regional Fire Department helicopter rescue 2017 CBC

The mayors of St. John's, Mount Pearl and Paradise have told Premier Andrew Furey they have been kept in the dark about efforts to reinstate helicopter rescue services in the region.

4/22/2021 4:30:00 AM

Scratch that: For this musician, it all comes down to a couple of turntables

For the Love of Music: Turntablist Bryan Hobbs explains how he fell in love with scratching

4/22/2021 3:30:00 AM

Atlantic Lotto online casino

The Atlantic Lottery Corporation pitched the COVID-19 pandemic as an "opportunity" for the four Atlantic provinces to raise millions in additional revenues — but only if they acted "immediately, during COVID" by launching an online casino for the region.

4/22/2021 4:00:00 AM

Main River Waterway

Conservationists are angry the government greenlighted an outfitter's ATV trail inside the Main River Waterway Provincial Park, going against an agreement to protect the area.

4/22/2021 3:30:00 AM

Janice Fitzgerald

Labrador-Grenfell Health is already vaccinating rotational workers, while the province's three other health authorities will issue an open call next week.

4/21/2021 7:07:37 AM