Local

Gas prices up in latest PUB report

Updated on May 21, 2015 - The price of gas increased today in Newfoundland and Labrador. The Public Utilities Board (PUB), in its weekly review, set maximum prices of oil and gas for the province, for the week of May 21-28..

CALYPSO FOUNDATION

Updated on May 20, 2015 - The Calypso Foundation has extended their appreciation to all the individuals, organizations and businesses who generously donated...

Back to the rural planning board

Updated on May 20, 2015 - By GLEN WHIFFEN TC Media The old term “you can’t fight city hall,” or in this case town hall, doesn’t hold true on Fogo Island.

RELAY FOR LIFE

Updated on May 20, 2015 - By KAREN WELLS TC Media The countdown is on to the Relay For Life in Lewisporte this Saturday, May 23.

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Regional

'Best fit’

Updated on May 21, 2015 - The Minister for Labrador and Aboriginal says despite public perception, the former long-term care home in Happy Valley-Goose Bay is being considered for re-purposing..

Regional

Sports

Minor rugby more basics than battle

Updated on May 19, 2015 - It makes sense to start ’em young and that’s what the local rugby community is doing with different degrees of success..

Jaffray’s looking for work

Updated on May 15, 2015 - Jason Jaffray may be feeling a little adrift these days. The hockey organization to which he has been anchored for most of the last...

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New stages added to Targa Newfoundland

Updated on May 15, 2015 - The Targa Newfoundland rally has added several new communities to its course schedule for its 14th annual event later this year.

Sports

Business

Granter announces millions to grow aquaculture

Updated on May 15, 2015 - Fisheries Minister Vaughn Granter announced Thursday the province will foster even more growth in the south coast aquaculture sector, with an $8.15-million loan to Northern Harvest Sea Farms..

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Rare earth

Updated on May 11, 2015 - If all the pieces fall into place, Labrador could play a major role in a new resource development project.

Seal processing plant heads elsewhere

Updated on May 07, 2015 - After several months of meetings and negotiations, the company considering starting a new seal processing plant in the province has...

Business

Living

History’s bycatch

Updated on May 11, 2015 - Henry Silva plays the sinister-looking, murderous and ambitious messenger boy for a mobster in the 1963 movie “Johnny Cool.”

Around the world in 279 days

Updated on May 07, 2015 - The numbers are in on the around-the-globe excursion for Newfoundland couple Steven Trickett and Jess Foley.

Living

Opinion

Government urged to release report

Updated on May 20, 2015 - Dear Editor, This PC Government continues to withhold a 2011 report on youth sexual exploitation in our province..

Eastern Passages

Updated on May 20, 2015 - So, you’ve just stolen a car. It’s the car you’ve always wanted: new, fast, and it handles like a dream.

Uncommon Courtesy

Updated on May 20, 2015 - There is a subspecies of men who suffer from an uncontrollable weakness. When they find themselves in a public washroom, their arms...

Let me explain

Updated on May 20, 2015 - While cruising through Facebook one day last week, I saw a big, colourful picture of some numbers. It caught my attention, so I...

Let me explain

Updated on May 13, 2015 - This past Sunday was Mother’s Day. I hope everyone acknowledged their mom in some special way by a phone call, card, a hug or a...

Opinion

Community

Community calendar

Updated on May 12, 2015 -     Submissions The community calendar listings are a regular feature in The Pilot newspaper and online (www.lportepilot.ca). Events within The Pilot coverage area being held by not-for-profit groups/organizations can be advertised in....

Three decades and counting

Updated on May 06, 2015 - The motto of the Bridgeport and Area Kinsmen Club is “Serving the communities’ greatest need.”And on April 25, the club celebrated...

Community calendar

Updated on May 04, 2015 -     Submissions The community calendar listings are a regular feature in The Pilot newspaper and online...

Tapping out Cancer Photo

Updated on May 06, 2015 - May 23 will be a big day for the “Relay Wrestlers” as they participate in the annual Relay for Life event in Lewisporte.

Just in time for summer

Updated on May 01, 2015 - By CHRISTY JANES TC Media   A playground in Lewisporte will be receiving some new equipment just in time for summer vacation.

Community