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Premier of Newfoundland and Labrador takes aim at Trump over medical supplies

Premier of Newfoundland and Labrador takes aim at Trump over medical supplies

Donald Trump's suggestion the United States could ban exports of medical supplies to Canada has infuriated the premier of Newfoundland and Labrador.
Ex-Gander mayor disappointed in lack of U.S.-Canada co-operation during pandemic

Ex-Gander mayor disappointed in lack of U.S.-Canada co-operation during pandemic

GANDER, N.L. — Former Gander, N.L., Mayor Claude Elliott knows a thing or two about co-operation between Canada and the United States in a crisis — and he's not liking what he's seeing during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Anxiety lingers as N.L. officials trace bulk of COVID-19 cases to funeral home

Anxiety lingers as N.L. officials trace bulk of COVID-19 cases to funeral home

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. — On a day off work in mid-March, Craig Dyer took some time to pay his respects at the funeral of a co-worker's brother. He stopped by Caul's Funeral Home in St. John's with some Canada Post colleagues to support their mutual friend.
Minister in Newfoundland and Labrador removed from cabinet, under investigation

Minister in Newfoundland and Labrador removed from cabinet, under investigation

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. — The premier of Newfoundland and Labrador confirmed Saturday he had removed a member of his cabinet after the minister revealed she had been served with a warrant alleging a breach of trust involving cabinet secrets.
'Connections are broken.' Children in care struggle with COVID-19 restrictions

'Connections are broken.' Children in care struggle with COVID-19 restrictions

The premier of Newfoundland and Labrador says the province will continue to suspend all supervised access and family visits for children in its care — even though the restriction is proving to be agonizing for some families.
Prince Edward Island announces COVID-19 has put 2019-20 budget into deficit

Prince Edward Island announces COVID-19 has put 2019-20 budget into deficit

CHARLOTTETOWN — Prince Edward Island's government is going to post a $3.7-million deficit in this year's budget rather than an anticipated surplus.

St. John's police investigating death of 20-year-old man as a homicide

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. — Police are investigating the death of a 20-year-old man in St. John's, N.L., as a homicide. Royal Newfoundland Constabulary officers responded to a stabbing Thursday night and found the man near a home on Sunset Street.
N.L. health minister urges safe use of dating apps during pandemic

N.L. health minister urges safe use of dating apps during pandemic

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. — Newfoundland and Labrador's health minister is urging people to think twice before meeting up with an online match as they swipe through dating apps during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Schools to remain closed in New Brunswick, exams cancelled in N.L.

Schools to remain closed in New Brunswick, exams cancelled in N.L.

FREDERICTON — Learning plans have been adjusted for Atlantic Canadian public school students who will not be returning to class for months, if at all this school year.

Letter reveals N.L. struggled to borrow as COVID-19 crisis deepened

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. — Newfoundland and Labrador's premier released a letter on Wednesday saying the province struggled to borrow funds in recent weeks as the COVID-19 crisis deepened.
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