Alex Kennedy

Alex Kennedy works for CBC Newfoundland and Labrador in St. John's.

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N.L. offers Ontario relief medical staff through COVID-19 third wave, premier says

"Newfoundland and Labrador is a small province, but we recognize the significant impact this is having on Canadians living in Ontario. And we want to be able to help," Premier Andrew Furey said.

N.L.'s Alex Newhook makes AHL debut, with a goal and assist in second game

Alex Newhook's debut was a welcome surprise for his family, who had been waiting for almost two weeks to see him lace up his skates for the Colorado Eagles.
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The pandemic brought musician Colleen Power from a band project to her newest solo EP

The time spent at home away from her band proved to be plentiful for Colleen Power, who wrote her newest EP, Tales from Downtown West, in the first two weeks of February.

These Special Olympians just ran across the Southern Shore, and know you can do it too

Training as runners has sent Special Olympians Bradley Murphy and Shane Mahon all across the Avalon Peninsula, with the duo recently completing one of their longest journeys yet.

'We pulled it off': Meet the candidates who took down the opposition leaders

John Hogan upset Progressive Conservative Leader Ches Crosbie to win the district of Windsor Lake by over 500 votes, while John Abbott defeated NDP Leader Alison Coffin to take St. John's East-Quidi Vidi by just 53 votes.

Sharing a culture through art: The Rooms launches N.L. art history book

The release of Future Possible: An Art History of Newfoundland and Labrador has been a long time coming for Mireille Eagan, who says the book is the first art history book in the province's history.

No new COVID-19 cases in N.L., as board of trade pushes for looser restrictions

Monday's new recovery marked a new COVID-19 milestone, as 1,000 people have now recovered from COVID-19 in the province.

Mother Goose goes to Mobile: These moms use local rhymes to help parents bond with babies

Chantal Rodgers and Carol Dwyer say they have collected rhymes and stories from all across Newfoundland and Labrador.
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Virginia Fudge's first album in 15 years is a female-powered 'ship of awesomeness'

Virginia Fudge credits the change of sound in her work to producer Meg Warren, and says the duo helped bring her ideas to a "bigger place."

White Hills finally kicks off 2021 ski season with unofficial opening

Manager Pierre Mirault says conditions are "surprisingly good" despite the inconsistent weather, with an estimated 80-100 centimetres of snow on the ground across the mountain.