Ice time

Updated on February 05, 2016 - Looking for some hockey action this weekend?

Community Heroes

Updated on February 03, 2016 - Scotiabank in Lewisporte is showing their support for young hockey players through the community hockey sponsorship with a donation of $1,000.

Marking an historic event

Updated on February 02, 2016 - July 1 may very well be six months away, but the Lewisporte town council set some plans in motion for the important day at the Jan. 26 meeting.


CRTC reviewing Internet services

Updated on February 04, 2016 - The Canadian Radio-Television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) is asking Canadians to share their views on the...



Layman back in court for theft charges

Updated on February 05, 2016 - A mentally ill young man who was found to be not criminally responsible for stabbing a young boy on a soccer field was back...



First sighting of Comets in St. John’s

Updated on February 05, 2016 - There might be some references to the St. John’s IceCaps beginning their second half of the season tonight when they take on the Utica Comets at Mile One Centre, and indeed, the American Hockey League’s all-star game, the 2016 version of which was....


Making her mark

Updated on February 05, 2016 - Kim Miller had a restless sleep on a recent Thursday night.

Safety first, says Royals’ president

Updated on February 03, 2016 - Dave KearseyTC Media-Corner BrookLost revenue from two home games cancelled because of a weekend winter storm is the part of the...



Beer distributor closing in Stephenville

Updated on February 03, 2016 - The Bay St. George Chamber of Commerce wants Molson Coors Canada’s assurances there will be no downgrading of services to the area with the closure of its distribution centre in Stephenville..



Wedding days to the ECMAs

Updated on February 03, 2016 - It's been a great year for Devin Sooley in terms of music award nominations. He was nominated for a MusicNL award last fall, and is...


Check it Out

Updated on February 03, 2016 - Reviewed by BOBBI BENSONWritten by: Harper Lee

Let me explain

Updated on February 03, 2016 - February often brings to mind Valentine’s Day complete with dreams of romance, affection and love — all wonderful things that will...

 Table Talk with Melissa Cormier

Updated on February 03, 2016 - I’ve been trying to eat more lentils lately.Lentils are super affordable, packed with protein and they are ready to use...



One man’s beard

Updated on February 04, 2016 - Because one man had first-hand knowledge of ALS - three letters that change people’s lives ... forever — and because he has a...

Cod was key to our survival

Updated on February 03, 2016 - I was born in the small fishing community of Grates Cove, Trinity Bay near Baccalieu Island in the later part of the 1920s and used...

Reverse engines

Updated on February 04, 2016 - We’ve wrung our hands long enough. Time to cut up the credit cards and get ready for hard times.

Guest editorial

Updated on February 03, 2016 - It’s already 2,250 too many - and that’s probably not a complete number. Most likely, there are more.



Sign of the times

Updated on January 26, 2016 - The 4th Lewisporte Brownies enjoyed a night of learning sign language recently as part of the “Communication is where it’s at”...

Community calendar

Updated on January 25, 2016 - Submissions The community calendar listings are a regular feature in The Pilot newspaper and online ( Events...

Quilt comfort

Updated on January 19, 2016 - The winner of the Lewisporte Women’s Institute quilt draw in December was Bella Gillett of Embree (right). Pictured with Bella is...