Close call

Close call

Updated on April 17, 2014 - On April 12 this backhoe went through the ice in Troake’s Cove, Embree near where the vessel the Calypso was scrapped. Details were not available on what led to the backhoe going through the ice and there were no reports of injuries.  

Weather outlook for the week.

Weather outlook for the week.

Updated at 11:52 - Happy Easter one and all. Let’s hope for sunshine for the children out of school for the Easter break.

Put a spring in your step

Updated at 11:50 - I think we can agree that spring is on the way — finally — and with spring comes renewal.

Local

LEWISPORTE TOWN COUNCIL

Updated on April 17, 2014 - LEWISPORTE — Lewisporte Town Council has received a $5,000 grant for youth recreation programs to take place this summer. Council...

Updates to house fire and dog bites

Updated on April 16, 2014 - House fire The April 11 morning house fire on 5 Pond Road in Lewisporte was determined to be caused by a cigarette discarded...

Local

Regional

Kaetlyn Osmond lands in N.L. Video

Updated on April 17, 2014 - Newfoundland and Labrador native and Olympic silver medal figure skater Kaetlyn Osmond has arrived in the province for a visit to...

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Regional

Sports

IceCaps reveal home dates for first round of Calder Cup playoffs

Updated on April 17, 2014 - The St. John’s IceCaps are guaranteed home-ice advantage in the first round of the American Hockey League’s Calder Cup playoffs and as a result, have nailed down their home-ice dates for the best-of-five opening series, to be played against a....

Caribous coach comments on Allan Cup

Updated on April 16, 2014 - The Clarenville Caribous have won their first of two round robin games at the Allan Cup. With the 5-2 victory over the Kenora...

Caribous win Allan Cup opener

Updated on April 16, 2014 - The Clarenville Caribous scored three third-period goals, and Jason Churchill withstood a 15-shot barrage in the final 20 minutes...

Sports

Business

Province in talks with Julienne Lake Alliance

Updated on April 16, 2014 - The partnership has been dubbed the Julienne Lake Alliance, with the Department of Natural Resources announcing this morning discussions are underway with the alliance on the potential development of a mining project at the province’s Julienne Lake....

Hope Brook put on hold

Updated on April 16, 2014 - Coastal Gold has shelved a piece of work required for the start of a new gold mine at Hope Brook, near Burgeo.

Province backs shrimp harvesters

Updated on April 15, 2014 - While the provincial government is backing shrimp fishermen, the federal government remains firm on its latest quota decisions.A...

Business

Living

Healing Journey

Updated on April 16, 2014 - “Cancer is like a river,” Nikhil Joshi wrote in his blog near the beginning of his treatment for lymphoma.

Living

Opinion

What man appoints, God disappoints

Updated on April 10, 2014 - By Benson Hewitt   My son, Craig, this past Christmas, gave my wife and me tickets to the musical, “Chicago” for March 28,...

Opinion

Community

Community support

Updated on April 17, 2014 - LEWISPORTE — It takes a community to raise a child. Sounds familiar. But did you also know it takes a community to support a community..

In the community

Updated on April 15, 2014 -     Submissions In The Community listing is a regular feature in The Pilot newspaper and online...

Birds of a feather

Updated on April 11, 2014 - Max Hart of Lewisporte spotted two interesting visitors to his garden recently

A friend in need

Updated on April 14, 2014 - BIRCHY BAY — March 17 was a “no school day” and a group of friends from Birchy Bay thought they would spend the day ice fishing and...

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Sights and sounds of South Africa

Updated on April 10, 2014 - For the third year Twillingate's Pilot correspondent Jim Hildebrand will be answering questions from students while he is on...

Community

Autos

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