Photos - 2015

Firearms safety is your responsibility. It is illegal to have a loaded firearm in your vehicle.

Tuesday, November 24

Fish and Wildlife Enforcement Division Reminding People to Practice Firearms and Hunting Safety

Firearms safety is your responsibility. It is illegal to have a loaded firearm in your vehicle.

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L-R –The Honourable Clyde Jackman, Minister of Seniors, Wellness and Social Development and Minister Responsible for the Status of Persons with Disabilities, The Honourable Dan Crummell, Minister of Environment and Conservation, Paul Walsh, Chair of the Provincial Advisory Council for the Inclusion of Persons with Disabilities.

Tuesday, November 03

Government Expands Program for Hunters and Anglers with Disabilities

L-R –The Honourable Clyde Jackman, Minister of Seniors, Wellness and Social Development and Minister Responsible for the Status of Persons with Disabilities, The Honourable Dan Crummell, Minister of Environment and Conservation, Paul Walsh, Chair of the Provincial Advisory Council for the Inclusion of Persons with Disabilities.

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The Honourable Steve Kent, Deputy Premier and Minister of Health and Community Services, joined the Newfoundland and Labrador Down Syndrome Society to sign a proclamation recognizing Down Syndrome Awareness Week – November 2015.

Monday, November 02

Down Syndrome Awareness Week Celebrates Valuable Contributions

The Honourable Steve Kent, Deputy Premier and Minister of Health and Community Services, joined the Newfoundland and Labrador Down Syndrome Society to sign a proclamation recognizing Down Syndrome Awareness Week – November 2015.

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The Provincial Government, the Newfoundland and Labrador Medical Association and the Newfoundland and Labrador Centre for Health Information continue to make progress for the provision of a provincial Electronic Medical Record. (L-R): Mr. Jerry Vink, Newfoundland and Labrador Centre for Health Information Board Member; the Honourable Steve Kent, Deputy Premier and Minister of Health and Community Services; and, Dr. Paul Moorehead, Newfoundland and Labrador Medical Association Board Member.

Friday, October 30

Progress Continues on Provincial Electronic Medical Record

The Provincial Government, the Newfoundland and Labrador Medical Association and the Newfoundland and Labrador Centre for Health Information continue to make progress for the provision of a provincial Electronic Medical Record. (L-R): Mr. Jerry Vink, Newfoundland and Labrador Centre for Health Information Board Member; the Honourable Steve Kent, Deputy Premier and Minister of Health and Community Services; and, Dr. Paul Moorehead, Newfoundland and Labrador Medical Association Board Member.

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In April of this year, the Honourable Clyde Jackman, Minister of Seniors, Wellness and Social Development, watched as Justin Mercer demonstrated how new accessible taxis – acquired with assistance from the province’s Accessible Taxi Pilot Project - accommodate people who use mobility devices, such as wheelchairs and scooters. A second round of grants has now been provided to three taxi cab companies in the province.

Friday, October 30

Additional Accessible Taxis Cover New Ground

In April of this year, the Honourable Clyde Jackman, Minister of Seniors, Wellness and Social Development, watched as Justin Mercer demonstrated how new accessible taxis – acquired with assistance from the province’s Accessible Taxi Pilot Project - accommodate people who use mobility devices, such as wheelchairs and scooters. A second round of grants has now been provided to three taxi cab companies in the province.

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The Honourable Paul Davis Premier of Newfoundland and Labrador joined by (left to right) Landon French of Canadian Tire, Elio Antunes of ParticipACTION, the Honourable Sandy Collins, Minister of Child, Youth and Family Services Minister and Karen Richards of School Sports Newfoundland and Labrador, announcing “Start Right Now.” The partnership between the Provincial Government, Canadian Tire Corporation, ParticipACTION, School Sports Newfoundland and Labrador, and the Newfoundland and Labrador English School District is designed to increase physical activity opportunities for school-aged children, and encouraging everybody to live a healthier lifestyle – October 26, 2015.

Monday, October 26

Students “Start Right Now” to Increase Physical Activity

The Honourable Paul Davis Premier of Newfoundland and Labrador joined by (left to right) Landon French of Canadian Tire, Elio Antunes of ParticipACTION, the Honourable Sandy Collins, Minister of Child, Youth and Family Services Minister and Karen Richards of School Sports Newfoundland and Labrador, announcing “Start Right Now.” The partnership between the Provincial Government, Canadian Tire Corporation, ParticipACTION, School Sports Newfoundland and Labrador, and the Newfoundland and Labrador English School District is designed to increase physical activity opportunities for school-aged children, and encouraging everybody to live a healthier lifestyle – October 26, 2015.

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The Honourable Paul Davis, Premier of Newfoundland and Labrador announced a Downpayment Assistance Program to help individuals and families achieve homeownership - October 22, 2015.

Thursday, October 22

New Downpayment Assistance Program Supports Homeownership

The Honourable Paul Davis, Premier of Newfoundland and Labrador announced a Downpayment Assistance Program to help individuals and families achieve homeownership - October 22, 2015.

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The Honourable Paul Davis, Premier of Newfoundland and Labrador, the Honourable Steve Kent, Deputy Premier and Minister of Health and Community Services, and the Honourable Susan Sullivan, Minister of Education and Early Childhood Development, were joined by members of the Autism Society of Newfoundland and Labrador to proclaim October as Autism Awareness Month – October 22, 2015.

Thursday, October 22

Partners Promote Awareness During Autism Month

The Honourable Paul Davis, Premier of Newfoundland and Labrador, the Honourable Steve Kent, Deputy Premier and Minister of Health and Community Services, and the Honourable Susan Sullivan, Minister of Education and Early Childhood Development, were joined by members of the Autism Society of Newfoundland and Labrador to proclaim October as Autism Awareness Month – October 22, 2015.

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The Honourable Clyde Jackman, Minister of Seniors, Wellness and Social Development, and Minister Responsible for the Status of Persons with Disabilities, joined Kelly White of the Coalition of Persons with Disabilities (the Coalition), Fred Hutton of Steele Communications, and Kim White of the Coalition to launch a new media and marketing project designed to create more positive perceptions of persons with disabilities in Newfoundland and Labrador – October 22, 2015. The project, entitled Creating a Positive Image of Disability through Marketing and Media, is being supported through a $50,000 Provincial Government investment.

Thursday, October 22

$50,000 Investment Helps Launch Media/Marketing Inclusion Project

The Honourable Clyde Jackman, Minister of Seniors, Wellness and Social Development, and Minister Responsible for the Status of Persons with Disabilities, joined Kelly White of the Coalition of Persons with Disabilities (the Coalition), Fred Hutton of Steele Communications, and Kim White of the Coalition to launch a new media and marketing project designed to create more positive perceptions of persons with disabilities in Newfoundland and Labrador – October 22, 2015. The project, entitled Creating a Positive Image of Disability through Marketing and Media, is being supported through a $50,000 Provincial Government investment.

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The Honourable Steve Kent, Deputy Premier and Minister of Health and Community Services joins Mr. Jonathan Greenslade, President of the Newfoundland and Labrador Medical Association to sign a tentative agreement between the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador and physicians across the province – October 2015.

Friday, October 16

Provincial Government Reaches Tentative Agreement with Physicians

The Honourable Steve Kent, Deputy Premier and Minister of Health and Community Services joins Mr. Jonathan Greenslade, President of the Newfoundland and Labrador Medical Association to sign a tentative agreement between the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador and physicians across the province – October 2015.

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The Honourable Dan Crummell, Minister of Environment and Conservation and Minister Responsible for the Multi-Materials Stewardship Board (MMSB) officially proclaims the week of October 19-25 Waste Reduction Week. Joining Minister Crummell are Mike Samson, CEO of MMSB and grade three environmental champions from St. Matthew’s School in St. John’s along with their teacher, Nancy Ryan - October 2015.

Friday, October 16

Multi-Materials Stewardship Board: Minister Proclaims Waste Reduction Week

The Honourable Dan Crummell, Minister of Environment and Conservation and Minister Responsible for the Multi-Materials Stewardship Board (MMSB) officially proclaims the week of October 19-25 Waste Reduction Week. Joining Minister Crummell are Mike Samson, CEO of MMSB and grade three environmental champions from St. Matthew’s School in St. John’s along with their teacher, Nancy Ryan - October 2015.

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The Honourable Clyde Jackman, Minister of Seniors, Wellness and Social Development, joined Torbay Mayor Ralph Tapper, and Cape St. Francis MHA Kevin Parsons at the Torbay Community Garden to announce 134 community-based recreation, health and wellness projects to receive funding, to date, under the 2015 Community Healthy Living Fund (CHLF). The popular community garden has literally ‘outgrown its roots’ and will be relocating to a larger space in the community.  October 16, 2015

Friday, October 16

Communities Benefit from Over $677,000 in Healthy Living Grants

The Honourable Clyde Jackman, Minister of Seniors, Wellness and Social Development, joined Torbay Mayor Ralph Tapper, and Cape St. Francis MHA Kevin Parsons at the Torbay Community Garden to announce 134 community-based recreation, health and wellness projects to receive funding, to date, under the 2015 Community Healthy Living Fund (CHLF). The popular community garden has literally ‘outgrown its roots’ and will be relocating to a larger space in the community. October 16, 2015

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The Honourable Clyde Jackman, Minister of Seniors, Wellness and Social Development, joined a gathering of community stakeholders involved in poverty reduction issues where he announced that Newfoundland and Labrador now has the lowest level of poverty in Canada – a significant improvement over 2003, when the province recorded the highest level of poverty in the country – October 16, 2015.

Friday, October 16

Newfoundland and Labrador has Lowest Level of Poverty in Canada

The Honourable Clyde Jackman, Minister of Seniors, Wellness and Social Development, joined a gathering of community stakeholders involved in poverty reduction issues where he announced that Newfoundland and Labrador now has the lowest level of poverty in Canada – a significant improvement over 2003, when the province recorded the highest level of poverty in the country – October 16, 2015.

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Two speed boats seized as a result of a September 12 investigation by Fish and Wildlife Enforcement Officers into illegal big game hunting near Gaultois.

Wednesday, October 14

Fish and Wildlife Enforcement Officers Lay a Number of Charges for Illegal Hunting

Two speed boats seized as a result of a September 12 investigation by Fish and Wildlife Enforcement Officers into illegal big game hunting near Gaultois.

Snares, a rifle, ammunition, a knife and a file that were seized by Fish and Wildlife Enforcement Officers on October 2 as the result of an investigation into illegal snaring of big game near Bloomfield.

Snares, a rifle, ammunition, a knife and a file that were seized by Fish and Wildlife Enforcement Officers on October 2 as the result of an investigation into illegal snaring of big game near Bloomfield.

Items that were confiscated on October 4 as the result of an investigation by Fish and Wildlife Enforcement Officers into illegal big game hunting near Lamaline. A quantity of moose meat, four all-terrain vehicles, two trailers, two firearms, coolers, a big game hunting license and tags, and other hunting paraphernalia were seized.Two utility-terrain vehicles, a quantity of moose and three rifles that were seized by Fish and Wildlife Enforcement Officers on October 4 as the result of an investigation into illegal big game hunting near Stephenville in the Bald Mountain area.

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The Honourable Dan Crummell, Minister of Service NL, shakes hands with Brigadier General (Retired) Greg Matte, National Executive Director of Helmets to Hardhats, at an announcement regarding the recognition of Department of National Defence 404 driving credentials – October 14, 2015.

Wednesday, October 14

Veterans Bring Valued Skills to the Provincial Labour Force

The Honourable Dan Crummell, Minister of Service NL, shakes hands with Brigadier General (Retired) Greg Matte, National Executive Director of Helmets to Hardhats, at an announcement regarding the recognition of Department of National Defence 404 driving credentials – October 14, 2015.

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The Honourable Steve Kent, Deputy Premier and Minister of Health and Community Services, and the Honourable Clyde Jackman, Minister of Seniors, Wellness and Social Development,  were in Mount Pearl to join members of the Caregivers Out of Isolation program to proclaim October as Caregivers Month in Newfoundland and Labrador. The Caregivers Out of Isolation program is administered through the Seniors Resource Centre. - October 7, 2015

Wednesday, October 07

October Provides Opportunity to Highlight Role of Caregivers

The Honourable Steve Kent, Deputy Premier and Minister of Health and Community Services, and the Honourable Clyde Jackman, Minister of Seniors, Wellness and Social Development, were in Mount Pearl to join members of the Caregivers Out of Isolation program to proclaim October as Caregivers Month in Newfoundland and Labrador. The Caregivers Out of Isolation program is administered through the Seniors Resource Centre. - October 7, 2015

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Premier Paul Davis announces an initiative, the Express Entry Skilled Worker Category, to attract more skilled immigrants to the province. October 7, 2015.

Wednesday, October 07

Provincial Government Helps Employers Connect with Skilled Immigrants

Premier Paul Davis announces an initiative, the Express Entry Skilled Worker Category, to attract more skilled immigrants to the province. October 7, 2015.

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The Honourable Keith Russell, Minister of Labrador and Aboriginal Affairs; Mary Jane Nui, Innu Round Table Secretariat; Chief Eugene Hart, Sheshatshiu Innu First Nation; Chief Gregory Rich, Mushuau First Nation; and the Honourable Sandy Collins, Minister of Child, Youth and Family Services, sign a Working Relationship Agreement between the Provincial Government and the Sheshatshiu and Mushuau First Nations.

Monday, October 05

Provincial Government and First Nations Sign Working Relationship Agreement

The Honourable Keith Russell, Minister of Labrador and Aboriginal Affairs; Mary Jane Nui, Innu Round Table Secretariat; Chief Eugene Hart, Sheshatshiu Innu First Nation; Chief Gregory Rich, Mushuau First Nation; and the Honourable Sandy Collins, Minister of Child, Youth and Family Services, sign a Working Relationship Agreement between the Provincial Government and the Sheshatshiu and Mushuau First Nations.

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About 100 mothers and babies, along with family members, friends and supporters, were at the Confederation Building on Friday to highlight the benefits of breastfeeding as part of activities to celebrate World Breastfeeding Week.

Friday, October 02

Province Celebrates World Breastfeeding Week

About 100 mothers and babies, along with family members, friends and supporters, were at the Confederation Building on Friday to highlight the benefits of breastfeeding as part of activities to celebrate World Breastfeeding Week.

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The Honourable David Brazil, Minister of Transportation and Works joins guests in front of the province’s newest addition to the water bomber fleet, a Bombardier CL-415. L-R: Chief Pilot Palmer Tibbo (Department of Transportation and Works); Minister Brazil;  MHA Clayton Forsey, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister Responsible for the Forestry and Agrifoods Agency; and, Ben Farrell, Operations Manager, Government Air Services.

Friday, October 02

New Water Bomber Increases Province's Firefighting Capacity

The Honourable David Brazil, Minister of Transportation and Works joins guests in front of the province’s newest addition to the water bomber fleet, a Bombardier CL-415. L-R: Chief Pilot Palmer Tibbo (Department of Transportation and Works); Minister Brazil; MHA Clayton Forsey, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister Responsible for the Forestry and Agrifoods Agency; and, Ben Farrell, Operations Manager, Government Air Services.

The Honourable David Brazil, Minister of Transportation and Works, and MHA Clayton Forsey, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister Responsible for the Forestry and Agrifoods Agency, in the cockpit of the province’s new CL-415 water bomber.

The Honourable David Brazil, Minister of Transportation and Works, and MHA Clayton Forsey, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister Responsible for the Forestry and Agrifoods Agency, in the cockpit of the province’s new CL-415 water bomber.

The Honourable David Brazil, Minister of Transportation and Works, and MHA Clayton Forsey, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister Responsible for the Forestry and Agrifoods Agency, speaking with Chief Water Bomber Pilot Palmer Tibbo about the new CL-415’s water intake capacity.The newest addition to the provincial fleet, a Bombardier CL-415 water bomber displayed inside Hanger 3 at the St. John’s International Airport.

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The 2015 Seniors of Distinction Awards were presented today as part of ceremonies marking National Seniors Day and International  Day of Older Persons. From back left are: Seniors, Wellness and Social Development Minister Clyde Jackman; Early Childhood and Education Minister Susan Sullivan; Jaime Lundrigan, granddaughter of recipient Nella Hodder, who was unable to attend the ceremony; Premier Paul Davis; and Nunatsiavut President Sarah Leo. From front left are Seniors of Distinction Award recipients Theresa Hann of Port au Port East; Arthur Daye of Grand Falls-Windsor;  Goward Heath of St. John’s (formerly of Fogo Island and Lewisporte); and Rita Andersen of Nain. October 1, 2015

Thursday, October 01

Five Honourees Receive Seniors of Distinction Awards

The 2015 Seniors of Distinction Awards were presented today as part of ceremonies marking National Seniors Day and International Day of Older Persons. From back left are: Seniors, Wellness and Social Development Minister Clyde Jackman; Early Childhood and Education Minister Susan Sullivan; Jaime Lundrigan, granddaughter of recipient Nella Hodder, who was unable to attend the ceremony; Premier Paul Davis; and Nunatsiavut President Sarah Leo. From front left are Seniors of Distinction Award recipients Theresa Hann of Port au Port East; Arthur Daye of Grand Falls-Windsor; Goward Heath of St. John’s (formerly of Fogo Island and Lewisporte); and Rita Andersen of Nain. October 1, 2015

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Premier Paul Davis and Lieutenant Governor, the Honourable Frank F. Fagan, with recipients of the Order of Newfoundland and Labrador. Front Row, L-R: Dr. Selma Huxley Barkham, Lieutenant Governor Frank F. Fagan, Premier Paul Davis, Dr. David Parsons Back Row, L-R: Calvin White, Frank Tibbo, Harry Blackmore, Shannie Duff, Earl Ludlow, Sterling Peyton

Wednesday, September 30

Ceremony Marks Investiture into the Order of Newfoundland and Labrador

Premier Paul Davis and Lieutenant Governor, the Honourable Frank F. Fagan, with recipients of the Order of Newfoundland and Labrador. Front Row, L-R: Dr. Selma Huxley Barkham, Lieutenant Governor Frank F. Fagan, Premier Paul Davis, Dr. David Parsons Back Row, L-R: Calvin White, Frank Tibbo, Harry Blackmore, Shannie Duff, Earl Ludlow, Sterling Peyton

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Minister Felix Collins, Attorney General and Hayward Taylor, Chief of Enforcement for the Fish and Wildlife Enforcement present Officer Nathan Hodder with awards for Fish and Wildlife Enforcement Officer of the Year and the Shikar-Safari Club International Wildlife Officer of the Year for Newfoundland and Labrador.

Monday, September 28

Minister Announces Recipient of Fish and Wildlife Officer of the Year Awards

Minister Felix Collins, Attorney General and Hayward Taylor, Chief of Enforcement for the Fish and Wildlife Enforcement present Officer Nathan Hodder with awards for Fish and Wildlife Enforcement Officer of the Year and the Shikar-Safari Club International Wildlife Officer of the Year for Newfoundland and Labrador.

Minister Felix Collins, Attorney General and Hayward Taylor, Chief of Enforcement for the Fish and Wildlife Enforcement present Detachment Supervisor Mark Pritchett with the award for Fish and Wildlife Enforcement Officer of the Year for the Labrador Region.

Minister Felix Collins, Attorney General and Hayward Taylor, Chief of Enforcement for the Fish and Wildlife Enforcement present Detachment Supervisor Mark Pritchett with the award for Fish and Wildlife Enforcement Officer of the Year for the Labrador Region.

Minister Felix Collins, Attorney General and Hayward Taylor, Chief of Enforcement for the Fish and Wildlife Enforcement present Officer Mark Gillam with the award for Fish and Wildlife Enforcement Officer of the Year for the Western Region.

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Poster by Dwayne Goodyear provincial winner of the 2015 National Forest Week Poster Contest.

Monday, September 21

More than 700 Students Participate in National Forest Week Poster Contest

Poster by Dwayne Goodyear provincial winner of the 2015 National Forest Week Poster Contest.

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The Honourable Dan Crummell, Minister of Service NL, and the Honourable Steve Kent, Deputy Premier and Minister of Health and Community Services, officially proclaim the week of September 21-25 Environmental Public Health Week. Joining Minister Crummell and Minister Kent is Nicholas Blake, Eastern Councillor for the Canadian Institute of Public Health Inspectors.

Monday, September 21

Ministers Proclaim Environmental Public Health Week

The Honourable Dan Crummell, Minister of Service NL, and the Honourable Steve Kent, Deputy Premier and Minister of Health and Community Services, officially proclaim the week of September 21-25 Environmental Public Health Week. Joining Minister Crummell and Minister Kent is Nicholas Blake, Eastern Councillor for the Canadian Institute of Public Health Inspectors.

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The Honourable  Steve Kent, Deputy Premier and Minister of Health and Community Services, joins Nicole Kieley, Executive Director of the Newfoundland and Labrador Sexual Assault Crisis and Prevention Centre (NLSACPC) to sign a proclamation for Sexual Violence Awareness Week. Also participating are (L-R) Karen Dickson and Michelle Smith from the Women’s Policy Office (WPO), Janet Lee, Crisis Support Coordinator for NLSACPC and Nancy Allen from WPO – September 14, 2015.

Monday, September 14

Provincial Government Marks Sexual Violence Awareness Week

The Honourable Steve Kent, Deputy Premier and Minister of Health and Community Services, joins Nicole Kieley, Executive Director of the Newfoundland and Labrador Sexual Assault Crisis and Prevention Centre (NLSACPC) to sign a proclamation for Sexual Violence Awareness Week. Also participating are (L-R) Karen Dickson and Michelle Smith from the Women’s Policy Office (WPO), Janet Lee, Crisis Support Coordinator for NLSACPC and Nancy Allen from WPO – September 14, 2015.

The Honourable  Steve Kent, Deputy Premier and Minister of Health and Community Services, joins Nicole Kieley, Executive Director of the Newfoundland and Labrador Sexual Assault Crisis and Prevention Centre (NLSACPC) to sign a proclamation for Sexual Violence Awareness Week. Also participating are (L-R) Karen Dickson and Michelle Smith from the Women’s Policy Office (WPO), Janet Lee, Crisis Support Coordinator for NLSACPC and Nancy Allen from WPO – September 14, 2015.

The Honourable Steve Kent, Deputy Premier and Minister of Health and Community Services, joins Nicole Kieley, Executive Director of the Newfoundland and Labrador Sexual Assault Crisis and Prevention Centre (NLSACPC) to sign a proclamation for Sexual Violence Awareness Week. Also participating are (L-R) Karen Dickson and Michelle Smith from the Women’s Policy Office (WPO), Janet Lee, Crisis Support Coordinator for NLSACPC and Nancy Allen from WPO – September 14, 2015.

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The Honourable Steve Kent, Deputy Premier and Minister of Health and Community Services, is joined by community partners to proclaim September 7 to 14 as Suicide Prevention and Awareness Week.

Friday, September 04

Suicide Prevention and Awareness Week Recognized in Newfoundland and Labrador

The Honourable Steve Kent, Deputy Premier and Minister of Health and Community Services, is joined by community partners to proclaim September 7 to 14 as Suicide Prevention and Awareness Week.

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The Honourable Steve Kent, Deputy Premier and Minister of Health and Community Services, is joined by representatives, children and families with the Candlelighters Association of Newfoundland and Labrador to proclaim September as Childhood Cancer Awareness Month – September 2015.

Thursday, September 03

Minister Proclaims September as Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

The Honourable Steve Kent, Deputy Premier and Minister of Health and Community Services, is joined by representatives, children and families with the Candlelighters Association of Newfoundland and Labrador to proclaim September as Childhood Cancer Awareness Month – September 2015.

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The Honourable Paul Davis, Premier of Newfoundland and Labrador, announces funding for the Seniors Resource Centre of Newfoundland and Labrador to enhance its information and referral services throughout the province, September 2, 2015.

Wednesday, September 02

Premier Announces $200,000 for Seniors Information and Referral Services

The Honourable Paul Davis, Premier of Newfoundland and Labrador, announces funding for the Seniors Resource Centre of Newfoundland and Labrador to enhance its information and referral services throughout the province, September 2, 2015.

The Honourable Paul Davis, Premier of Newfoundland and Labrador, announced $200,000 to enable the Seniors Resource Centre of Newfoundland and Labrador to enhance and expand its information and referral throughout the province. (L-R): Honourable Clyde Jackman, Minister of Seniors, Wellness and Social Development; Rosemary Lester, Chair of the Board of Directors of the Seniors Resource Centre, and Premier Davis, September 2, 2015.

The Honourable Paul Davis, Premier of Newfoundland and Labrador, announced $200,000 to enable the Seniors Resource Centre of Newfoundland and Labrador to enhance and expand its information and referral throughout the province. (L-R): Honourable Clyde Jackman, Minister of Seniors, Wellness and Social Development; Rosemary Lester, Chair of the Board of Directors of the Seniors Resource Centre, and Premier Davis, September 2, 2015.

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Launch of the online Early Learning and Child Care – (L-R) Angela Forward, Parent and Board Member, Conception Bay Family Resource Program; Hon. Susan Sullivan, Minister of Education and Early Childhood Development; Hon. Paul Davis, Premier of Newfoundland and Labrador. September 2, 2015.

Wednesday, September 02

Provincial Government Launches Early Learning and Child Care Directory

Launch of the online Early Learning and Child Care – (L-R) Angela Forward, Parent and Board Member, Conception Bay Family Resource Program; Hon. Susan Sullivan, Minister of Education and Early Childhood Development; Hon. Paul Davis, Premier of Newfoundland and Labrador. September 2, 2015.

Hon. Paul Davis, Premier of Newfoundland and Labrador,  launches the online Early Learning and Child Care Directory, September 2, 2015.

Hon. Paul Davis, Premier of Newfoundland and Labrador, launches the online Early Learning and Child Care Directory, September 2, 2015.

Hon. Paul Davis, Premier of Newfoundland and Labrador,  launches the online Early Learning and Child Care Directory, September 2, 2015.

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A salmon that was damaged due to illegal jigging in the Bottom Brook area near Lewisporte in central Newfoundland.

Wednesday, September 02

Off-Duty Fish and Wildlife Enforcement Officers Apprehend Alleged Salmon Poachers

A salmon that was damaged due to illegal jigging in the Bottom Brook area near Lewisporte in central Newfoundland.

Ten salmon and an illegal jigger that were seized as the result of an investigation into salmon poaching in the Bottom Brook area near Lewisporte in central Newfoundland.

Ten salmon and an illegal jigger that were seized as the result of an investigation into salmon poaching in the Bottom Brook area near Lewisporte in central Newfoundland.

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The Honourable Steve Kent, Deputy Premier and Minister of Health and Community Services, is joined by Matthew Piercey, Executive Director, Canadian Cancer Society – Newfoundland and Labrador Division; and Tolson Chapman, Member of the Avalon Prostate Cancer Support Group and Prostate Cancer Survivor, to sign the proclamation to recognize Prostate Cancer Awareness Month – September 2015.

Tuesday, September 01

Provincial Government Proclaims Prostate Cancer Awareness Month

The Honourable Steve Kent, Deputy Premier and Minister of Health and Community Services, is joined by Matthew Piercey, Executive Director, Canadian Cancer Society – Newfoundland and Labrador Division; and Tolson Chapman, Member of the Avalon Prostate Cancer Support Group and Prostate Cancer Survivor, to sign the proclamation to recognize Prostate Cancer Awareness Month – September 2015.

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Provincial Health Ministers met today at the Halifax Club - The Honourable Steve Kent, Newfoundland and Labrador, Minister of Health and Community Services; The Honourable Leo Glavine, Nova Scotia, Minister of Health and Wellness; The Honourable Doug Currie, Prince Edward Island,  Minister of Health and Wellness; and the Honourable Victor Boudreau, New Brunswick, Minister of Health – August 19, 2015.

Wednesday, August 19

Atlantic Health Ministers Work Together to Improve Health Outcomes

Provincial Health Ministers met today at the Halifax Club - The Honourable Steve Kent, Newfoundland and Labrador, Minister of Health and Community Services; The Honourable Leo Glavine, Nova Scotia, Minister of Health and Wellness; The Honourable Doug Currie, Prince Edward Island, Minister of Health and Wellness; and the Honourable Victor Boudreau, New Brunswick, Minister of Health – August 19, 2015.

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The Honourable Vaughn Granter, Minister Responsible for the Forestry and Agrifoods Agency, (centre); Adam Fitzpatrick, Facility Manager (Left); and Melvin Rideout, President, Newfoundland and Labrador Federation of Agriculture; view the first crop of nuclear seed potatoes grown from plantlets produced at the Provincial Government’s Nuclear Seed Potato Propagation Facility on Brookfield Road – August 19, 2015.

Wednesday, August 19

Supporting Potato Producers through Seed Potato Production

The Honourable Vaughn Granter, Minister Responsible for the Forestry and Agrifoods Agency, (centre); Adam Fitzpatrick, Facility Manager (Left); and Melvin Rideout, President, Newfoundland and Labrador Federation of Agriculture; view the first crop of nuclear seed potatoes grown from plantlets produced at the Provincial Government’s Nuclear Seed Potato Propagation Facility on Brookfield Road – August 19, 2015.

The Honourable Vaughn Granter, Minister Responsible for the Forestry and Agrifoods Agency, (centre); Adam Fitzpatrick, Facility Manager (Left); and Melvin Rideout, President, Newfoundland and Labrador Federation of Agriculture; view nuclear seed potato plantlets produced at the Provincial Government’s Nuclear Seed Potato Propagation Facility on Brookfield Road – August 19, 2015.

The Honourable Vaughn Granter, Minister Responsible for the Forestry and Agrifoods Agency, (centre); Adam Fitzpatrick, Facility Manager (Left); and Melvin Rideout, President, Newfoundland and Labrador Federation of Agriculture; view nuclear seed potato plantlets produced at the Provincial Government’s Nuclear Seed Potato Propagation Facility on Brookfield Road – August 19, 2015.

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The MV Veteran and the MV Legionnaire in Romania following sea trials and completing final preparations before delivery to Newfoundland and Labrador.

Friday, August 14

MV Veteran Begins Voyage to Newfoundland and Labrador

The MV Veteran and the MV Legionnaire in Romania following sea trials and completing final preparations before delivery to Newfoundland and Labrador.

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 The Honourable Dan Crummell, Minister of Environment and Conservation, and Colin Taylor, President, Avalon Nordic Ski Club, sign an MOU regarding the delivery of the cross-country ski program at Butter Pot park - August 13, 2015

Thursday, August 13

Partnership Ensures Continued Success of Butter Pot Ski Program

The Honourable Dan Crummell, Minister of Environment and Conservation, and Colin Taylor, President, Avalon Nordic Ski Club, sign an MOU regarding the delivery of the cross-country ski program at Butter Pot park - August 13, 2015

Representatives and members of the Avalon Nordic Ski Club met with the Honourable Dan Crummell, Minister of Environment and Conservation, to sign an MOU regarding the cross country ski program at Butter Pot Park - August 13, 2015.

Representatives and members of the Avalon Nordic Ski Club met with the Honourable Dan Crummell, Minister of Environment and Conservation, to sign an MOU regarding the cross country ski program at Butter Pot Park - August 13, 2015.

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Premier Paul Davis presents the first new provincial veterans licence plate to Royal Canadian Legion Provincial Command First Vice President Frank Sullivan – August 7, 2015

Friday, August 07

Provincial Government Launches New Veterans Licence Plates

Premier Paul Davis presents the first new provincial veterans licence plate to Royal Canadian Legion Provincial Command First Vice President Frank Sullivan – August 7, 2015

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The Honourable Dan Crummell, Minister of Environment and Conservation and Minister Responsible for the Multi-Materials Stewardship Board, along with Cassidy Jackson, Logan Gosse and Mahala Fox-Burke, Junior Naturalist Summer Camp participants from MUN Botanical Garden, mark the launch of RethinkWasteNL.ca, a new website promoting sustainable waste management in Newfoundland and Labrador – August 7, 2015.

Friday, August 07

Multi-Materials Stewardship Board: New Website Helps Newfoundlanders and Labradorians Rethink Waste

The Honourable Dan Crummell, Minister of Environment and Conservation and Minister Responsible for the Multi-Materials Stewardship Board, along with Cassidy Jackson, Logan Gosse and Mahala Fox-Burke, Junior Naturalist Summer Camp participants from MUN Botanical Garden, mark the launch of RethinkWasteNL.ca, a new website promoting sustainable waste management in Newfoundland and Labrador – August 7, 2015.

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Two ATVs, a net and three Atlantic salmon seized by Fish and Wildlife Enforcement Officers as a result of a recent poaching investigation in the Harry’s Harbour area near Springdale in central Newfoundland.

Monday, July 27

Fish and Wildlife Officers Lay More Charges for Salmon Poaching

Two ATVs, a net and three Atlantic salmon seized by Fish and Wildlife Enforcement Officers as a result of a recent poaching investigation in the Harry’s Harbour area near Springdale in central Newfoundland.

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The Honourable Darin King, Minister of Justice and Public Safety, and the Honourable Derrick Dalley, MHA for The Isles of Notre Dame, were joined by representatives from the RCMP and local municipal leaders for an official sod turning ceremony for a new RCMP detachment in Twillingate – July 22.

Wednesday, July 22

Minister Participates in Sod-Turning Ceremony for New RCMP Detachment

The Honourable Darin King, Minister of Justice and Public Safety, and the Honourable Derrick Dalley, MHA for The Isles of Notre Dame, were joined by representatives from the RCMP and local municipal leaders for an official sod turning ceremony for a new RCMP detachment in Twillingate – July 22.

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 The Pride flag flies at the Confederation Building in St. John’s to mark Pride Week 2015.

Monday, July 20

Provincial Government Recognizes Pride Week 2015

The Pride flag flies at the Confederation Building in St. John’s to mark Pride Week 2015.

 The Honourable Steve Kent, Deputy Premier and Minister Responsible for the Office of Public Engagement, and the Honourable Clyde Jackman, Minister of Seniors, Wellness and Social Development, join members of St. John’s Pride in a flag-raising ceremony to mark the launch of Pride Week 2015.

The Honourable Steve Kent, Deputy Premier and Minister Responsible for the Office of Public Engagement, and the Honourable Clyde Jackman, Minister of Seniors, Wellness and Social Development, join members of St. John’s Pride in a flag-raising ceremony to mark the launch of Pride Week 2015.

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At the 2015 Energy and Mines Ministers Meetings in Halifax, the Honourable Derrick Dalley, Minister of Natural Resources, and the Honourable Bob Chiarelli, Minister of Energy, Government of Ontario, today agreed to evaluate clean electricity trade opportunities.

Monday, July 20

Ministers Commit to Evaluate Clean Electricity Trade Opportunities

At the 2015 Energy and Mines Ministers Meetings in Halifax, the Honourable Derrick Dalley, Minister of Natural Resources, and the Honourable Bob Chiarelli, Minister of Energy, Government of Ontario, today agreed to evaluate clean electricity trade opportunities.

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Fishing equipment and gear seized as the result of an investigation into allegations of illegal non-resident angling practices in Labrador West.

Thursday, July 16

Non-Residents Charged for Allegedly Angling without a Guide in Labrador West

Fishing equipment and gear seized as the result of an investigation into allegations of illegal non-resident angling practices in Labrador West.

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Items seized as a result of Two Related Salmon Poaching Incidents

Tuesday, July 14

Charges Laid in Two Related Salmon Poaching Incidents

Items seized as a result of Two Related Salmon Poaching Incidents

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The Honourable David Brazil, Minister of Transportation and Works, MHA Clayton Forsey and Mayor Robert (Bob) Hobbs at the site of the new soon to be constructed Sir Robert Bond Bridge near the Trans Canada Highway in Bishop's Falls – July 10, 2015.

Friday, July 10

Construction Begins on Replacement of Sir Robert Bond Bridge

The Honourable David Brazil, Minister of Transportation and Works, MHA Clayton Forsey and Mayor Robert (Bob) Hobbs at the site of the new soon to be constructed Sir Robert Bond Bridge near the Trans Canada Highway in Bishop's Falls – July 10, 2015.

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Items seized as a result of an alleged illegal salmon netting incident in the Gander Lake area.

Wednesday, July 08

Alleged Salmon Poaching Incident Leads to Charges

Items seized as a result of an alleged illegal salmon netting incident in the Gander Lake area.

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The Honourable Dan Crummell, Minister of Service NL, (centre) signs the proclamation with Bob Ford Senior (left) and Bob Ford Junior (right) of the National Association of Automobile Clubs of Canada – July 2015.

Thursday, July 02

Minister Proclaims Automotive Heritage Month in Newfoundland and Labrador

The Honourable Dan Crummell, Minister of Service NL, (centre) signs the proclamation with Bob Ford Senior (left) and Bob Ford Junior (right) of the National Association of Automobile Clubs of Canada – July 2015.

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 Some of the items seized in the Brent’s Cove area include a net and 12 salmon.

Tuesday, June 30

Fish and Wildlife Enforcement Officers Bust Two Separate Salmon Poaching Operations

Some of the items seized in the Brent’s Cove area include a net and 12 salmon.

 Items seized in the Brent’s Cove area include an extended cab pick-up truck, a Polaris RzR side by side, boat and motor, net and 12 salmon.

Items seized in the Brent’s Cove area include an extended cab pick-up truck, a Polaris RzR side by side, boat and motor, net and 12 salmon.

 Boat and motor seized in the Brent’s Cove area. Extended cab pick-up truck seized in the Brent’s Cove area. Polaris RzR side by side seized in the Brent’s Cove area.

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The Honourable Steve Kent, Deputy Premier and Minister of Health and Community Services, is joined by families and friends of those affected by arthrogryposis to sign the proclamation to recognize Arthrogryposis Awareness Day – June 2015.

Tuesday, June 30

Provincial Government Recognizes Arthrogryposis Awareness Day

The Honourable Steve Kent, Deputy Premier and Minister of Health and Community Services, is joined by families and friends of those affected by arthrogryposis to sign the proclamation to recognize Arthrogryposis Awareness Day – June 2015.

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Prince Edward Island Premier Wade MacLauchlan (sixth from right) joins (from left to right) Manitoba Trade and Investment Trade Officer Rod Higgins, Alabama Deputy Secretary of Commerce Ed Castile, New Brunswick Premier Brian Gallant, Nova Scotia Premier Stephen McNeil, Georgia Lieutenant Governor Casey Cagle, Ontario Parliamentary Assistant Monte Kwinter, Tennessee Commissioner Randy Boyd, Quebec Minister of the Economy, Innovation and Exports Jacques Daoust, Director of Visit Mississippi Malcolm White, Newfoundland and Labrador Deputy Premier Steve Kent, South Carolina Lieutenant Governor Henry D. McMaster and North Carolina VP Economic Development John Loyack at this week’s meeting of the Southeastern United States and Canadian Provinces Alliance in Charlottetown.

Monday, June 29

Southeastern United States - Canadian Provinces Alliance: Provincial and State Leaders Work to Enhance Cooperation

Prince Edward Island Premier Wade MacLauchlan (sixth from right) joins (from left to right) Manitoba Trade and Investment Trade Officer Rod Higgins, Alabama Deputy Secretary of Commerce Ed Castile, New Brunswick Premier Brian Gallant, Nova Scotia Premier Stephen McNeil, Georgia Lieutenant Governor Casey Cagle, Ontario Parliamentary Assistant Monte Kwinter, Tennessee Commissioner Randy Boyd, Quebec Minister of the Economy, Innovation and Exports Jacques Daoust, Director of Visit Mississippi Malcolm White, Newfoundland and Labrador Deputy Premier Steve Kent, South Carolina Lieutenant Governor Henry D. McMaster and North Carolina VP Economic Development John Loyack at this week’s meeting of the Southeastern United States and Canadian Provinces Alliance in Charlottetown.

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Bonavista North MHA Eli Cross announces a $250,000 Provincial Government contribution towards the Rainbow Riders Raise it Up campaign. The campaign is aimed at redeveloping a centre in support of therapeutic riding programs that help children and youth with disabilities – June 24, 2015.

Wednesday, June 24

Provincial Government Contributes $250,000 to Rainbow Riders Campaign

Bonavista North MHA Eli Cross announces a $250,000 Provincial Government contribution towards the Rainbow Riders Raise it Up campaign. The campaign is aimed at redeveloping a centre in support of therapeutic riding programs that help children and youth with disabilities – June 24, 2015.

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The Honourable Paul Davis, Premier of Newfoundland and Labrador has announced announce an $880,000 investment for infrastructure upgrades to sport and recreation facilities in Conception Bay South in preparation for the 2016 Newfoundland and Labrador Summer Games – June 24, 2015.

Wednesday, June 24

Premier Announces $880,000 for 2016 Summer Games Infrastructure

The Honourable Paul Davis, Premier of Newfoundland and Labrador has announced announce an $880,000 investment for infrastructure upgrades to sport and recreation facilities in Conception Bay South in preparation for the 2016 Newfoundland and Labrador Summer Games – June 24, 2015.

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 Newfoundland and Labrador Housing Corporation has been recognized in the national VisitAbility Awards of Excellence competition, sponsored by the Canadian Centre on Disability Studies, for the design of four semi-detached social housing units constructed on Vickers Place in St. John’s – June 2015.

Thursday, June 18

Newfoundland and Labrador Housing Corporation: NL Housing Earns Recognition for Inclusive Housing Design

Newfoundland and Labrador Housing Corporation has been recognized in the national VisitAbility Awards of Excellence competition, sponsored by the Canadian Centre on Disability Studies, for the design of four semi-detached social housing units constructed on Vickers Place in St. John’s – June 2015.

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Fish and Wildlife Enforcement Officers and members of the Canadian Armed Forces participate in a repatriation ceremony to install the refurbished monument of Private Michael John White of the Royal Newfoundland Regiment.

Wednesday, June 17

Ministerial Statement - Minister Acknowledges Efforts of Fish and Wildlife Enforcement Officers in Restoring First World War Monument

Fish and Wildlife Enforcement Officers and members of the Canadian Armed Forces participate in a repatriation ceremony to install the refurbished monument of Private Michael John White of the Royal Newfoundland Regiment.

 The broken monument that had been erected in memory of Private Michael John White.

The broken monument that had been erected in memory of Private Michael John White.

The repaired monument and banner of the Royal Newfoundland Regiment that was erected in Little Bona in memory of Private Michael John White of the Royal Newfoundland Regiment.

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The Honourable Paul Davis, Premier of Newfoundland and Labrador, along with the Honourable Ross Wiseman, Minister of Finance and President of Treasury Board, James Dinn, President of Newfoundland and Labrador Teachers' Association (NLTA), and Don Ash, Executive Direct of the NLTA, sign an agreement that sustains the Teachers' Pension Plan. The agreement includes a Provincial Government contribution of over $1.8 billion in the form of a promissory note to the plan, over the next 30 years, which will ensure the stability of the plan – June 2015

Tuesday, June 16

Premier Announces Details of Teachers’ Pension Plan Reform

The Honourable Paul Davis, Premier of Newfoundland and Labrador, along with the Honourable Ross Wiseman, Minister of Finance and President of Treasury Board, James Dinn, President of Newfoundland and Labrador Teachers' Association (NLTA), and Don Ash, Executive Direct of the NLTA, sign an agreement that sustains the Teachers' Pension Plan. The agreement includes a Provincial Government contribution of over $1.8 billion in the form of a promissory note to the plan, over the next 30 years, which will ensure the stability of the plan – June 2015

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Crews carry out successful clean-up of the Outer Ring Road between Logy Bay Road and Portugal Cove Road on Sunday, June 14, 2015.

Monday, June 15

Ministerial Statement - Outer Ring Road Cleanup Results in Clean and Safe Roadway

Crews carry out successful clean-up of the Outer Ring Road between Logy Bay Road and Portugal Cove Road on Sunday, June 14, 2015.

 Crews carry out successful clean-up of the Outer Ring Road between Logy Bay Road and Portugal Cove Road on Sunday, June 14, 2015.

Crews carry out successful clean-up of the Outer Ring Road between Logy Bay Road and Portugal Cove Road on Sunday, June 14, 2015.

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Unsealed Tags as they should be received in the Licence Package

Thursday, June 11

Public Advisory: Anglers Reminded to be Aware of Defective Salmon Tags and Practice Responsible Angling

Unsealed Tags as they should be received in the Licence Package

Unsealed Tags showing issues with locking mechanism

Unsealed Tags showing issues with locking mechanism

Unsealed tags and tag showing broken card portionTag properly closed and unsealed tag

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 Construction continues on the new $40.6 million Placentia Lift Bridge which is scheduled to be completed in 2016.

Tuesday, June 09

Ministerial Statement - Provincial Government Continues to Enhance Bridges on Provincial Roadways

Construction continues on the new $40.6 million Placentia Lift Bridge which is scheduled to be completed in 2016.

 Construction continues on the new $40.6 million Placentia Lift Bridge which is scheduled to be completed in 2016.

Construction continues on the new $40.6 million Placentia Lift Bridge which is scheduled to be completed in 2016.

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The Honourable Clyde Jackman, Minister Responsible for Newfoundland and Labrador Housing Corporation, announces a combined federal-provincial investment of $740,000 for improvements to 24 social housing units in the Hoyles Avenue and Empire Avenue areas of St. John’s.

Monday, June 08

Revitalization Continues in St. John’s Social Housing Neighbourhood

The Honourable Clyde Jackman, Minister Responsible for Newfoundland and Labrador Housing Corporation, announces a combined federal-provincial investment of $740,000 for improvements to 24 social housing units in the Hoyles Avenue and Empire Avenue areas of St. John’s.

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The Clarenville and Area Age-Friendly Transportation System offers transportation services to residents over the age of 60, and individuals living with mobility challenges. It is one of five Age-Friendly Newfoundland and Labrador Transportation Pilot Projects currently operating in the province – June 2015.

Tuesday, June 02

Age-Friendly Transportation Pilot Enters Third Year

The Clarenville and Area Age-Friendly Transportation System offers transportation services to residents over the age of 60, and individuals living with mobility challenges. It is one of five Age-Friendly Newfoundland and Labrador Transportation Pilot Projects currently operating in the province – June 2015.

Helen Lunney is one of the riders who regularly uses the service provided through the Clarenville and Area Age-Friendly Transportation Service – June 2015.

Helen Lunney is one of the riders who regularly uses the service provided through the Clarenville and Area Age-Friendly Transportation Service – June 2015.

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The Honourable David Brazil, Minister of Transportation and Works, is joined by Rhonda Neary and Ed LeGrow of the Newfoundland and Labrador Construction Association for the signing of the proclamation to recognize Construction Education Month – June 2015

Monday, June 01

Minister Proclaims Construction Education Month

The Honourable David Brazil, Minister of Transportation and Works, is joined by Rhonda Neary and Ed LeGrow of the Newfoundland and Labrador Construction Association for the signing of the proclamation to recognize Construction Education Month – June 2015

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Unsealed Tags showing issues with locking mechanism

Unsealed Tags showing issues with locking mechanism

Unsealed tags and tag showing broken card portionTag properly closed and unsealed tag

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The Honourable Dan Crummell, Minister of Environment and Conservation and Minister of ServiceNL, joined Habitat for Humanity Newfoundland and Labrador, municipal and corporate supporters and two partner families today at a home dedication ceremony in Paradise. May 29, 2015

Friday, May 29

Habitat for Humanity Families Celebrate Home Ownership

The Honourable Dan Crummell, Minister of Environment and Conservation and Minister of ServiceNL, joined Habitat for Humanity Newfoundland and Labrador, municipal and corporate supporters and two partner families today at a home dedication ceremony in Paradise. May 29, 2015

The Honourable Dan Crummell, Minister of Environment and Conservation and Minister of ServiceNL, speaks to new Habitat for Humanity homeowners Nicole Eddy and John Mallard at a home dedication ceremony in Paradise. May29, 2015

The Honourable Dan Crummell, Minister of Environment and Conservation and Minister of ServiceNL, speaks to new Habitat for Humanity homeowners Nicole Eddy and John Mallard at a home dedication ceremony in Paradise. May29, 2015

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Jessica Cahill and Darren Feltham of the Conservation Corps discuss their organization's Health and Wellness Grant project with the Honourable Clyde Jackman, Minister of Seniors, Wellness and Social Development. Minister Jackman announced more than 80 grant recipients during an event at the Boys and Girls Club of St. John's (Buckmaster's Circle) – May 14, 2015.

Thursday, May 14

Community Groups Receive Over $540,000 for Wellness Programs

Jessica Cahill and Darren Feltham of the Conservation Corps discuss their organization's Health and Wellness Grant project with the Honourable Clyde Jackman, Minister of Seniors, Wellness and Social Development. Minister Jackman announced more than 80 grant recipients during an event at the Boys and Girls Club of St. John's (Buckmaster's Circle) – May 14, 2015.

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Representatives from Radhoc Youth Leadership. From left to right: Ryan Murphy, Sean Kennedy, and Jennifer Crowe – May 14, 2015

Thursday, May 14

Ministerial Statement - Minister Celebrates Youth Volunteer Efforts Throughout the Province

Representatives from Radhoc Youth Leadership. From left to right: Ryan Murphy, Sean Kennedy, and Jennifer Crowe – May 14, 2015

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The Honourable Clyde Jackman signs a proclamation declaring May as Better Hearing and Speech Month in Newfoundland and Labrador. From left are: Ashley Rossiter, President Elect of Newfoundland and Labrador Speech Language Pathologists Association; Zoey Austin, a Grade 12 student representing the Queen Elizabeth High School Hard of Hearing Association; Art Norris, Vice-President, Canadian Hard of Hearing Association, Newfoundland and Labrador; Leon Mills, Executive Director, Canadian Hard of Hearing Association, Newfoundland and Labrador, and Karen Davis, Departmental Program Coordinator, Disability Policy Office, Department of Seniors, Wellness and Social Development.

Tuesday, May 12

Ministerial Statement - May is Better Hearing and Speech Month

The Honourable Clyde Jackman signs a proclamation declaring May as Better Hearing and Speech Month in Newfoundland and Labrador. From left are: Ashley Rossiter, President Elect of Newfoundland and Labrador Speech Language Pathologists Association; Zoey Austin, a Grade 12 student representing the Queen Elizabeth High School Hard of Hearing Association; Art Norris, Vice-President, Canadian Hard of Hearing Association, Newfoundland and Labrador; Leon Mills, Executive Director, Canadian Hard of Hearing Association, Newfoundland and Labrador, and Karen Davis, Departmental Program Coordinator, Disability Policy Office, Department of Seniors, Wellness and Social Development.

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Six Atlantic salmon forfeited to the crown as a result of an investigation into illegal netting.

Thursday, May 07

Salmon Netting Leads to Convictions and Significant Fines

Six Atlantic salmon forfeited to the crown as a result of an investigation into illegal netting.

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The Honourable Clyde Jackman, Minister of Seniors, Wellness and Social Development, watches as Justin Mercer demonstrates how new accessible taxis – acquired with assistance from the province’s Accessible Taxi Pilot Project - will accommodate people who use mobility devices, such as wheelchairs and scooters – April 27, 2015.

Monday, April 27

New Accessible Taxi Service Enhances Inclusion Efforts

The Honourable Clyde Jackman, Minister of Seniors, Wellness and Social Development, watches as Justin Mercer demonstrates how new accessible taxis – acquired with assistance from the province’s Accessible Taxi Pilot Project - will accommodate people who use mobility devices, such as wheelchairs and scooters – April 27, 2015.

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The Honourable Clyde Jackman, Minister of Seniors, Wellness and Social Development and Minister Responsible for Newfoundland and Labrador Housing, joins Labrador West MHA Nick McGrath in the Cavendish Crescent area of Labrador City. The social housing area is scheduled to see a $1.2 million upgrade.

Friday, April 24

Newfoundland and Labrador Housing Corporation: Minister Announces Three-Year Revitalization Plan for Social Housing in Labrador City

The Honourable Clyde Jackman, Minister of Seniors, Wellness and Social Development and Minister Responsible for Newfoundland and Labrador Housing, joins Labrador West MHA Nick McGrath in the Cavendish Crescent area of Labrador City. The social housing area is scheduled to see a $1.2 million upgrade.

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 Perry Goodyear of Grand Bank and his daughter Robyn pose alongside the accessible vehicle they acquired with assistance from the Accessible Vehicle Program and community sources.

Tuesday, April 14

Accessible Vehicle Funding Removes Transportation Barriers

Perry Goodyear of Grand Bank and his daughter Robyn pose alongside the accessible vehicle they acquired with assistance from the Accessible Vehicle Program and community sources.

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The Government of Newfoundland and Labrador proclaims Volunteer Week 2015 with members of the Volunteer Week Committee. (Back row L-R): Annette Oldford, City of St. John’s; Susan Piercey, Office of Public Engagement; Bonnie Birmingham, Ronald McDonald House; Jackie Dolomont, VOCM Cares; Penelope Rowe, Community Sector Council NL; Pam Corrigan, Community Sector Council NL; Jivetesh Chhatwal, RADHOC, Honorary Champion for Volunteer Week; and Deputy Mayor Ron Ellsworth, Honorary Champion for Volunteer Week. (Front row): The Honourable Steve Kent, Deputy Premier and Minister Responsible for the Office of Public Engagement, and the Honourable Paul Davis, Premier of Newfoundland and Labrador

Monday, April 13

Provincial Government Celebrates The Many Faces of Volunteering During National Volunteer Week

The Government of Newfoundland and Labrador proclaims Volunteer Week 2015 with members of the Volunteer Week Committee. (Back row L-R): Annette Oldford, City of St. John’s; Susan Piercey, Office of Public Engagement; Bonnie Birmingham, Ronald McDonald House; Jackie Dolomont, VOCM Cares; Penelope Rowe, Community Sector Council NL; Pam Corrigan, Community Sector Council NL; Jivetesh Chhatwal, RADHOC, Honorary Champion for Volunteer Week; and Deputy Mayor Ron Ellsworth, Honorary Champion for Volunteer Week. (Front row): The Honourable Steve Kent, Deputy Premier and Minister Responsible for the Office of Public Engagement, and the Honourable Paul Davis, Premier of Newfoundland and Labrador

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Sport Newfoundland and Labrador held its annual Stars and Legends Awards Gala Saturday, April 11, at the Sheraton Hotel in St. John’s. Eight Provincial Annual Awards were presented and six individuals were officially inducted into the Newfoundland and Labrador Sports Hall of Fame. From back left are: John Hill (Coach of the Year); Sean Cleary (Senior Male Athlete of the Year); Claire Skanes and Jessie Noseworthy (Team of the Year – MUN Sea-Hawks women’s soccer); Ray Will, representing Jillian Forsey (Senior Female Athlete of the Year); Heather Healey (Junior Female Athlete of the Year), Steve Bishop, representing Clark Bishop (Junior Male Athlete of the Year), and Mark Healy (Executive of the Year and Volunteer of the Year). From front left are new Hall of Famers Paul Barron (Builder), Carla Edwards (Athlete),Trevor O’Brien (Athlete), Kathleen Balcome, representing her grandfather, the late George Connors (Athlete/Veteran), Bill Davis (Athlete), and Deon Goulding (Athlete Builder).

Monday, April 13

Sport Newfoundland and Labrador hosts Stars and Legends Gala; Hands out Provincial Awards and Inducts 2015 Hall of Fame Members

Sport Newfoundland and Labrador held its annual Stars and Legends Awards Gala Saturday, April 11, at the Sheraton Hotel in St. John’s. Eight Provincial Annual Awards were presented and six individuals were officially inducted into the Newfoundland and Labrador Sports Hall of Fame. From back left are: John Hill (Coach of the Year); Sean Cleary (Senior Male Athlete of the Year); Claire Skanes and Jessie Noseworthy (Team of the Year – MUN Sea-Hawks women’s soccer); Ray Will, representing Jillian Forsey (Senior Female Athlete of the Year); Heather Healey (Junior Female Athlete of the Year), Steve Bishop, representing Clark Bishop (Junior Male Athlete of the Year), and Mark Healy (Executive of the Year and Volunteer of the Year). From front left are new Hall of Famers Paul Barron (Builder), Carla Edwards (Athlete),Trevor O’Brien (Athlete), Kathleen Balcome, representing her grandfather, the late George Connors (Athlete/Veteran), Bill Davis (Athlete), and Deon Goulding (Athlete Builder).

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On April 12, 1980, Terry Fox began his Marathon of Hope in Newfoundland and Labrador, when he dipped his artificial leg in the Atlantic Ocean.

Friday, April 10

Provincial Government to Proclaim Terry Fox Day in 2015

On April 12, 1980, Terry Fox began his Marathon of Hope in Newfoundland and Labrador, when he dipped his artificial leg in the Atlantic Ocean.

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The Honourable David Brazil, Minister of Transportation and Works, and the Honourable Dan Crummell, Minister of Environment and Conservation, announced a five-year moose management plan on Monday, April 6, 2015.

Monday, April 06

Integrated Approach Moves Moose Management Planning Forward

The Honourable David Brazil, Minister of Transportation and Works, and the Honourable Dan Crummell, Minister of Environment and Conservation, announced a five-year moose management plan on Monday, April 6, 2015.

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The Honourable Paul Davis, Premier of Newfoundland and Labrador, meets with the Province’s denominational leaders – April 1, 2015

Thursday, April 02

Premier Meets with Denominational Leaders

The Honourable Paul Davis, Premier of Newfoundland and Labrador, meets with the Province’s denominational leaders – April 1, 2015

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Two moose that were hunted illegally in the Tors Cove area of the Avalon Peninsula on January 11, 2015.

Monday, March 30

Investigation into Illegal Moose Hunt Leads to Conviction

Two moose that were hunted illegally in the Tors Cove area of the Avalon Peninsula on January 11, 2015.

A rifle that were forfeited to the crown as a result of an investigation into illegal hunting in the Tors Cove region of the Avalon Peninsula.

A rifle that were forfeited to the crown as a result of an investigation into illegal hunting in the Tors Cove region of the Avalon Peninsula.

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The Honourable Dan Crummell, Minister of Service NL, speaks with youth at the Boys and Girls Club of St. John’s about the importance of wearing a bike helmet – March 27.

Friday, March 27

Bike Helmets Become Mandatory in All Communities April 1

The Honourable Dan Crummell, Minister of Service NL, speaks with youth at the Boys and Girls Club of St. John’s about the importance of wearing a bike helmet – March 27.

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The Honourable Dan Crummell, Minister of Environment and Conservation, met with members of the Wildlife and Ecological Reserves Advisory Council during its first meeting of 2015.

Friday, March 20

Wilderness and Ecological Reserves Advisory Council Continuing its Important Work

The Honourable Dan Crummell, Minister of Environment and Conservation, met with members of the Wildlife and Ecological Reserves Advisory Council during its first meeting of 2015.

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The Honourable Keith Hutchings, Minister of Municipal and Intergovernmental Affairs and MHA for Ferryland, presents Catherine (Kit) Wade with the Mistaken Point nomination dossier for inscription on the UNESCO World Heritage List.

Friday, March 13

Ceremony Recognizes Contributors to Mistaken Point Nomination Bid

The Honourable Keith Hutchings, Minister of Municipal and Intergovernmental Affairs and MHA for Ferryland, presents Catherine (Kit) Wade with the Mistaken Point nomination dossier for inscription on the UNESCO World Heritage List.

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Artwork created by one of the Tuckamore Centre’s young residents depicts the Centre’s namesake – the tuckamore tree – March, 2015.

Wednesday, March 11

Paradise Youth Treatment Centre Receives Official Name

Artwork created by one of the Tuckamore Centre’s young residents depicts the Centre’s namesake – the tuckamore tree – March, 2015.

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Recipients of the 2015 URock Volunteer Awards will receive an electric guitar designed by students at College of the North Atlantic to celebrate the innovative ways young people volunteer across the province.

Wednesday, March 11

Nomination Deadline Approaching for URock Volunteer Awards

Recipients of the 2015 URock Volunteer Awards will receive an electric guitar designed by students at College of the North Atlantic to celebrate the innovative ways young people volunteer across the province.

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The Honourable Tony Cornect, Minister of Service NL, and Kelly White, Executive Director of the Coalition of Persons with Disabilities – NL, officially launch the new accessible parking awareness and education campaign – March 4, 2015.

Wednesday, March 04

Accessible Parking Education and Awareness Campaign Begins

The Honourable Tony Cornect, Minister of Service NL, and Kelly White, Executive Director of the Coalition of Persons with Disabilities – NL, officially launch the new accessible parking awareness and education campaign – March 4, 2015.

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 The FFAW held a rally in Gander today to press for better sharing of the northern shrimp resource. Pictured from left, are the Honourable Vaughn Granter, Minister of Fisheries and Aquaculture, Lorraine Michael, Leader of the New Democratic Party, the Honourable Paul Davis, Premier of Newfoundland and Labrador, Keith Sullivan, President of the Fish, Food and Allied Workers Union and Dwight Ball, Leader of the Official Opposition – March 4, 2015.

Wednesday, March 04

All Parties Support Industry at Union Rally

The FFAW held a rally in Gander today to press for better sharing of the northern shrimp resource. Pictured from left, are the Honourable Vaughn Granter, Minister of Fisheries and Aquaculture, Lorraine Michael, Leader of the New Democratic Party, the Honourable Paul Davis, Premier of Newfoundland and Labrador, Keith Sullivan, President of the Fish, Food and Allied Workers Union and Dwight Ball, Leader of the Official Opposition – March 4, 2015.

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The Honourable Judy Manning, Minister Responsible for the Status of Women, joined the Provincial Advisory Council on the Status of Women today in proclaiming March 8, 2015 as International Women’s Day in Newfoundland and Labrador.

Tuesday, March 03

Provincial Government Proclaims International Women’s Day

The Honourable Judy Manning, Minister Responsible for the Status of Women, joined the Provincial Advisory Council on the Status of Women today in proclaiming March 8, 2015 as International Women’s Day in Newfoundland and Labrador.

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The Honourable Paul Davis, Premier of Newfoundland and Labrador, addressed delegates and guests at an event hosted by the Provincial Government and Mining Industry NL on Monday, March 2. Pictured, from left, are the Honourable Derrick Dalley, Minister of Natural Resources, Ed Moriarity, Executive Director, Mining Industry NL, and Premier Davis – March 2, 2015.

Tuesday, March 03

Premier Attends World’s Largest Mining Convention and Trade Show

The Honourable Paul Davis, Premier of Newfoundland and Labrador, addressed delegates and guests at an event hosted by the Provincial Government and Mining Industry NL on Monday, March 2. Pictured, from left, are the Honourable Derrick Dalley, Minister of Natural Resources, Ed Moriarity, Executive Director, Mining Industry NL, and Premier Davis – March 2, 2015.

The Honourable Derrick Dalley, Minister of Natural Resources, and the Honourable Paul Davis, Premier of Newfoundland and Labrador, visit the Newfoundland and Labrador Pavilion which is featured at PDAC – March 2, 2015.

The Honourable Derrick Dalley, Minister of Natural Resources, and the Honourable Paul Davis, Premier of Newfoundland and Labrador, visit the Newfoundland and Labrador Pavilion which is featured at PDAC – March 2, 2015.

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The Honourable Clyde Jackman, Minister of Seniors, Wellness and Social Development, and the Honourable Ross Wiseman, Minister Responsible for Human Resources Secretariat, signed a proclamation today (Monday, March 2) declaring March as Nutrition Month in Newfoundland and Labrador. The ministers were joined by, from back left: Jenn Wood, Member, Dietitians of Newfoundland and Labrador; Linda Carter, Director, Healthy Living Division, Department of Seniors, Wellness and Social Development; Stephanie O’Brien, Coordinator, Eat Great Participate; Glendora Boland, Provincial Nutritionist, Department of Seniors, Wellness and Social Development and Christina Tucker, Co-chair, Dietitians of Newfoundland and Labrador – March 2, 2015

Monday, March 02

Nutrition Month Focuses on Healthy Eating in the Workplace

The Honourable Clyde Jackman, Minister of Seniors, Wellness and Social Development, and the Honourable Ross Wiseman, Minister Responsible for Human Resources Secretariat, signed a proclamation today (Monday, March 2) declaring March as Nutrition Month in Newfoundland and Labrador. The ministers were joined by, from back left: Jenn Wood, Member, Dietitians of Newfoundland and Labrador; Linda Carter, Director, Healthy Living Division, Department of Seniors, Wellness and Social Development; Stephanie O’Brien, Coordinator, Eat Great Participate; Glendora Boland, Provincial Nutritionist, Department of Seniors, Wellness and Social Development and Christina Tucker, Co-chair, Dietitians of Newfoundland and Labrador – March 2, 2015

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 The Honourable Susan Sullivan, Minister of Education and Early Childhood Development, signs a proclamation declaring February Inclusive Education Month in Newfoundland and Labrador. Pictured, from front left, are Pam Anstey, Director of Strategic Initiatives with the Newfoundland and Labrador Association for Community Living (NLACL); Minister Sullivan and Gail St. Croix, Vice-Chair (NLACL). From back left are: Kelly White, Executive Director of the Coalition for Disabilities and, Frank Fagan, NLACL.

Tuesday, February 24

Schools Encouraged to Apply for Inclusive Education Awards

The Honourable Susan Sullivan, Minister of Education and Early Childhood Development, signs a proclamation declaring February Inclusive Education Month in Newfoundland and Labrador. Pictured, from front left, are Pam Anstey, Director of Strategic Initiatives with the Newfoundland and Labrador Association for Community Living (NLACL); Minister Sullivan and Gail St. Croix, Vice-Chair (NLACL). From back left are: Kelly White, Executive Director of the Coalition for Disabilities and, Frank Fagan, NLACL.

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The Honourable Judy Manning, Minister of Justice and Public Safety, and Supreme Court of Newfoundland and Labrador Justice George Murphy join recent graduates of the Sheriff's Officer training program.

Thursday, February 19

Minister Acknowledges Recent Graduates of Sheriff's Officer and Correctional Officer Training Programs

The Honourable Judy Manning, Minister of Justice and Public Safety, and Supreme Court of Newfoundland and Labrador Justice George Murphy join recent graduates of the Sheriff's Officer training program.

Graduates of the Correctional Officer Training Program in St. John's.

Graduates of the Correctional Officer Training Program in St. John's.

Graduates of the Correctional Officer Training Program in Happy Valley-Goose Bay.

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Target shooter Samantha Marsh, 20, is joined by her parents Earl and Val Marsh after winning her second gold medal at the 2015 Canada Winter Games in Prince George, B.C. – February 18, 2014.

Thursday, February 19

Samantha Marsh Wins Second Gold in Target Shooting

Target shooter Samantha Marsh, 20, is joined by her parents Earl and Val Marsh after winning her second gold medal at the 2015 Canada Winter Games in Prince George, B.C. – February 18, 2014.

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Rod Snow, Chef de Mission for TeamNL, is flanked by target shooters Emily Keeping, left, and Margaret Coady who won a silver medal for their performance in the women’s 10-metre pistol team competition at the 2015 Canada Winter Games Tuesday – February 17, 2015.

Wednesday, February 18

Minister Congratulates Pistol Competition Silver Medalists

Rod Snow, Chef de Mission for TeamNL, is flanked by target shooters Emily Keeping, left, and Margaret Coady who won a silver medal for their performance in the women’s 10-metre pistol team competition at the 2015 Canada Winter Games Tuesday – February 17, 2015.

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Gold medal winners Hayley Barrett and Samantha Walsh join silver medalists William Dalton and Daniel Dimitrov after the 10-metre air rifle target shooting finals in Prince George B.C. on Monday (February 16).

Tuesday, February 17

Target Shooting Teams Take Gold and Silver at Canada Winter Games

Gold medal winners Hayley Barrett and Samantha Walsh join silver medalists William Dalton and Daniel Dimitrov after the 10-metre air rifle target shooting finals in Prince George B.C. on Monday (February 16).

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The Honourable Clyde Jackman, Minister of Seniors, Wellness and Social Development, joins his federal, provincial and territorial counterparts for a meeting of ministers responsible for sport, physical activity and recreation in Prince George, British Columbia February 12-13.

Monday, February 16

F/P/T Ministers in B.C. Discuss Ongoing Efforts to Advance Sport, Physical Activity and Recreation in Canada

The Honourable Clyde Jackman, Minister of Seniors, Wellness and Social Development, joins his federal, provincial and territorial counterparts for a meeting of ministers responsible for sport, physical activity and recreation in Prince George, British Columbia February 12-13.

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The Honourable Judy Manning, Minister Responsible for the Status of Women and lead Minister for the Violence Prevention Initiative, joined community partners at Confederation Building to sign a proclamation recognizing February as Violence Prevention Month – February 2, 2015. Front, left to right: Kaberi Sarma-Debnath, MWONL; Minister Manning and Dan Meades, THANL. Back, left to right: Elizabeth Siegel, SRC; Bill Janes, RNC; Kayla Follett, NLSACPC; Sheila Ryan, St. John's Women's Centre; Nicole Keiley, NLSACPC; Yamuna Kutty, MWONL; Susan Shiner, CAVAE; Belinda Webb and Linda Ross, PACSW.

Monday, February 02

Minister Proclaims Violence Prevention Month

The Honourable Judy Manning, Minister Responsible for the Status of Women and lead Minister for the Violence Prevention Initiative, joined community partners at Confederation Building to sign a proclamation recognizing February as Violence Prevention Month – February 2, 2015. Front, left to right: Kaberi Sarma-Debnath, MWONL; Minister Manning and Dan Meades, THANL. Back, left to right: Elizabeth Siegel, SRC; Bill Janes, RNC; Kayla Follett, NLSACPC; Sheila Ryan, St. John's Women's Centre; Nicole Keiley, NLSACPC; Yamuna Kutty, MWONL; Susan Shiner, CAVAE; Belinda Webb and Linda Ross, PACSW.

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The Provincial Government has joined the Newfoundland and Labrador Heart and Stroke Foundation to proclaim February as Heart Month in this province. From back left are Heather Percy, Director of Health Promotion with the Heart and Stroke Foundation (NL), and Linda Carter, Director of Healthy Living, Department of Seniors, Wellness and Social Development. From front left are: Kevin Pollard, Parliamentary Secretary, Department of Health and Community Services; Mary Ann Butt, CEO, Heart and Stroke Foundation (NL), and the Honourable Clyde Jackman, Minister of Seniors, Wellness and Social Development.

Monday, February 02

Heart Month Highlights Ways to Help Prevent Heart Disease

The Provincial Government has joined the Newfoundland and Labrador Heart and Stroke Foundation to proclaim February as Heart Month in this province. From back left are Heather Percy, Director of Health Promotion with the Heart and Stroke Foundation (NL), and Linda Carter, Director of Healthy Living, Department of Seniors, Wellness and Social Development. From front left are: Kevin Pollard, Parliamentary Secretary, Department of Health and Community Services; Mary Ann Butt, CEO, Heart and Stroke Foundation (NL), and the Honourable Clyde Jackman, Minister of Seniors, Wellness and Social Development.

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The Honourable Dan Crummell, Minister of Environment and Conservation; the Honourable Keith Hutchings, Minister of Municipal and Intergovernmental Affairs and MHA for Ferryland; Deputy Minister Jamie Chippett; and Loretta Ryan, Chairperson of Mistaken Point Ambassadors Inc. look through the Mistaken Point nomination dossier.

Thursday, January 29

Mistaken Point Nomination Bid Submitted to UNESCO World Heritage Centre

The Honourable Dan Crummell, Minister of Environment and Conservation; the Honourable Keith Hutchings, Minister of Municipal and Intergovernmental Affairs and MHA for Ferryland; Deputy Minister Jamie Chippett; and Loretta Ryan, Chairperson of Mistaken Point Ambassadors Inc. look through the Mistaken Point nomination dossier.

The Honourable Dan Crummell, Minister of Environment and Conservation, and the Honourable Keith Hutchings, Minister of Municipal and Intergovernmental Affairs and MHA for Ferryland, are joined by Mistaken Point Ambassadors Inc. committee members Cynthia Power, Charlene Power, Gertie Molloy, Loretta Ryan, and Yvonne Fontaine to celebrate the submission of the Mistaken Point dossier.

The Honourable Dan Crummell, Minister of Environment and Conservation, and the Honourable Keith Hutchings, Minister of Municipal and Intergovernmental Affairs and MHA for Ferryland, are joined by Mistaken Point Ambassadors Inc. committee members Cynthia Power, Charlene Power, Gertie Molloy, Loretta Ryan, and Yvonne Fontaine to celebrate the submission of the Mistaken Point dossier.

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The Honourable Clyde Jackman, Minister of Seniors, Wellness and Social Development, has his lung capacity tested at Quit. Breathe. Live., an event held to highlight Weedless Wednesday (January 21) and National Non-Smoking Week. The event was held at the Mews Centre in St. John’s.

Wednesday, January 21

Ministerial Statement- Weedless Wednesday Provides Opportunity to Quit Smoking

The Honourable Clyde Jackman, Minister of Seniors, Wellness and Social Development, has his lung capacity tested at Quit. Breathe. Live., an event held to highlight Weedless Wednesday (January 21) and National Non-Smoking Week. The event was held at the Mews Centre in St. John’s.

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Kevin Parsons, MHA for Cape St. Francis, the Honourable Clyde Jackman, Minister of Seniors, Wellness and Social Development and Elio Antunes, President and CEO of ParticipACTION joined Grades 5 and 6 students at Holy Trinity Elementary today for the announcement of the Provincial Government’s partnership with ParticipACTION – January 19, 2015

Monday, January 19

Partnership with ParticipACTION Focuses on More Time for Active Play

Kevin Parsons, MHA for Cape St. Francis, the Honourable Clyde Jackman, Minister of Seniors, Wellness and Social Development and Elio Antunes, President and CEO of ParticipACTION joined Grades 5 and 6 students at Holy Trinity Elementary today for the announcement of the Provincial Government’s partnership with ParticipACTION – January 19, 2015

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The Honourable Paul Davis, Premier of Newfoundland and Labrador, joins Team Newfoundland and Labrador flag bearer Samantha Marsh, who will compete in target shooting at the 2015 Canada Winter Games in Prince George, British Columbia in February.

Wednesday, January 14

Samantha Marsh Named Flag Bearer for 2015 Canada Winter Games

The Honourable Paul Davis, Premier of Newfoundland and Labrador, joins Team Newfoundland and Labrador flag bearer Samantha Marsh, who will compete in target shooting at the 2015 Canada Winter Games in Prince George, British Columbia in February.

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