Matt McCann

CBC News

Matt McCann is the digital assignment producer for CBC Newfoundland and Labrador.

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Furey 'cautiously optimistic' about Muskrat Falls commissioning

The premier was asked about N.L. Hydro's milestone on Tuesday.

Labrador Marine working through ferry passenger, supply backlog

Ice jams had forced the company to keep the vital marine link to southern Labrador tied up. Now passengers and supplies are flowing again.

Health-care promises short on details — like where staff will come from, says PC Opposition

Interim PC Leader David Brazil is wondering how — and when — the Newfoundland and Labrador government will find people to work in the Gander obstetrics unit and a planned cardiovascular centre.

Furey, Legault meeting on Churchill Falls ends with agreement to talk more

Both leaders say they've agreed to put together a team to examine the Churchill Falls contract and talk about future projects.

Elderly pedestrian struck and killed crossing road in Spaniard's Bay

The RCMP say the driver showed no signs of impairment, and it was dark and rainy at the time of the collision.

A thief in St. John's stole a Ukrainian girl's figure skates. The neighbourhood is trying to get them back

Security video from a neighbouring house shows someone walking by with what looks like the girl's skate bag in hand.

Janeway children's hospital cancels some surgeries, appointments as respiratory virus cases rise

In a press release, Eastern Health says staff and doctors at the Janeway Children's Health and Rehabilitation Centre "continue to meet demand."

Tony Stack leaving as head of N.L.'s English school board

Stack, who has led the school system through a spending scandal and the COVID-19 pandemic, will retire at the end of January, according to the school board.

Andrew Furey won't say whether he'll reappoint Elections N.L. boss

Bruce Chaulk's six-year term ends on Dec. 12.

New conflict of interest questions from Opposition around Furey, wealthy friends

The PC Opposition are questioning the timing of Brendan Paddick's resignation from a government energy committee — ahead of a major wind announcement.