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Empty airport

Planes will begin flying again to and from St. John's International Airport early Wednesday, although Newfoundland and Labrador Premier Dwight Ball says it could be weeks before the region returns to normal after a record-smashing blizzard.

1/21/2020 4:53:48 AM

Labrador Land Protectors

Supreme Court Justice George Murphy handed his ruling down Monday via video link to members of the Labrador Land Protectors group facing charges at the courthouse in Happy Valley-Goose Bay.

1/21/2020 5:28:28 PM

Josh Wall-Missing

Joshua Wall, 26, disappeared during Friday's blizzard. After four days, police are calling off the search unless they receive new information or there's 'considerable snowmelt.'

1/21/2020 4:12:32 PM

petty harbour fire

After clearing the snow around his girlfriend’s van, a Petty Harbour man returned 10 minutes later to find it on fire.

1/21/2020 3:41:28 PM

st. john's blizzard

When the weather forecast gives Newfoundland and Labrador lemons, people here do their best to make lemonade.

1/21/2020 2:26:37 PM


St. John's allowed grocery stores to open for the first time since a massive snowstorm walloped eastern Newfoundland. City officials asked residents to buy enough food to last the next 48 hours, as future openings will depend on road conditions. 

1/21/2020 3:30:00 AM

Shaun White pizza

As some emergency workers stretched into their fourth full day on the job, dozens of pizza boxes — many of them delivered by police officers on patrol — brightened their spirits.

1/21/2020 6:39:09 AM

Ches Bull at the VLTs

Centenarian Ches Bull served with the Royal Canadian Navy, was the first mayor of Eastport, and today enjoys playing the VLTs at the legion.

1/20/2020 3:30:35 PM

Chris and Brianne Butt

Chris and Brianne Butt were determined to get married this past Saturday in Newfoundland and Labrador. And they weren't going to let a blizzard, which ground everything in the St. John's region to a standstill, prevent them from tying the knot.

1/20/2020 5:36:17 PM

Snowblower in downtown St. John's

All commercial flights leaving St. John's are grounded until Wednesday morning, as the state of emergency continues in Newfoundland and Labrador's capital city.

1/20/2020 3:51:31 AM