Author: Robert Shawn

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With a little whimsy and a lot of facial hair, the Newfoundland and Labrador Beard and Moustache Club’s 2020 MerB’ys calendar has raised a ton of cash for the community. Earlier today, the club announced they’ll be donating $114 758.97 to Planned Parenthood – Newfoundland and Labrador Sexual Health Centre, and $2500 each to Home Again Furniture Bank and […]

Now THIS is a win-win situation! Since the onset of COVID-19 in the United States, animal shelters across the country have been shouting their doors to the public and cancelling events aimed to increase adoptions. The only problem is, this hasn’t slowed animals from being taken in by these shelters. To remedy this problem, Busch […]

The Department of Health and Community Services has confirmed it’s first death resulting from COVID-19 in the province. Details are few and far between at the moment, but more is expected to be provided this afternoon during the province’s daily COVID-19 update. This is a developing story. There are currently 135 total cases of COVID-19 […]

Birthdays have quickly turned bittersweet in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic gripping the world. Nobody really wants to celebrate turning another year older by sitting the couch because they can’t get together with friends or loved ones. Despite what’s going on around the globe right now, one family in New Jersey weren’t going to […]

Joe Exotic, the subject of the Netflix documentary Tiger King: Murder, Mayhem and Madness, is suing the U.S. government from his prison cell. Exotic is claiming the U.S. Department of Interior and the U.S. Federal Wildlife Service for placing what he calls the “generic tiger” on the endangered species list and putting him out of business. The […]

This week the Royal Newfoundland Constabulary arrested a 53-year old woman for failing to self isolate as required by the province’s Public Health Protection and Promotion Act. Early this morning, the RNC once again arrested the woman for failing to self-isolate. According to NTV’s Don Bradsahaw, at 6:00 am the RNC Patrol Service received a complaint […]

The Royal Newfoundland Constabulary in Corner Brook took a woman into custody yesterday for failing to self-isolate as required by the province’s Public Health Protection and Promotion Act. It is unknown whether or not the accused had previously tested positive for COVID-19 virus, but police have confirmed she was under a self-isolation order. The 53 year […]

Since the outbreak of COVID-19, toilet paper has become a hot commodity. (For some reason.) TP hoarding has become a phenomena, with store shelves left bare and people scrabbling to stock up. But how much is too much? A new website called calculates how much toilet paper a family will need to ride out quarantine. Simply […]

Following a phone call between the President of the International Olympic Committee (IOC), Thomas Bach, and the Prime Minister of Japan, Abe Shinzo, the summer Olympics scheduled to take place in Tokyo later this year have been officially postponed to a yet to be determined date, no later than the summer of 2021. According to […]

Chief Medical Officer Dr. Janice Fitzgerald announced 15 new cases of COVID-19 coronavirus in Newfoundland and Labrador, bringing the total in the province to 24. Of these 15 new cases, 14 are in the Eastern Health region, and 1 in Central Health. Dr. Fitzgerald notes that Public Health is currently in the process of contact […]



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