Daniel MacEachern

CBC News

Daniel MacEachern is a St. John's-based reporter and producer with CBC News. You can email him at daniel.maceachern@cbc.ca.

Latest from Daniel MacEachern

He thought he was a candidate for the Marijuana Party. He was wrong

When Holyrood beekeeper Brendan Quinlan started getting calls from the press, he figured his candidacy for the Marijuana Party in the Avalon riding was official.

Growlers owner to make announcement Tuesday on 'the future of the team'

With the ECHL champions yet to come to a lease agreement at its current home — Mile One Centre in St. John's — Dean MacDonald has confirmed he'll make a statement soon.

With finances 'dire,' MusicNL scaling back operations, awards week

The interim chair of Newfoundland and Labrador's leading music trade association says its debt could send the non-profit organization into bankruptcy.

Number of people who can't pay their bills growing fastest in N.L.

The director of Credit Counselling Services N.L. says "credit is the crack cocaine of the majority of Canadians" and things are going to get worse.

No paycheque, no problem: This volunteer group's goal is to get out there — and give back

A new volunteer group is calling itself the Go Getters, and they're tackling everything from litter to food drives.

Exuberant NDP celebrates 'new era' as it holds St. John's seats, and wins back Labrador West

Polls raised the possibility of the NDP being booted from the House of Assembly entirely. Instead, they gained a seat — and could hold the balance of power in a minority government.

Post-debate poll gives edge to PCs with just over a week to go

But most respondents to the Abacus Data poll say they think Dwight Ball and the Liberals will win at the ballot box.

No more mailed reminders equals more convictions for N.L. drivers

After the province stopped sending renewal notices in May 2018, convictions for expired registrations spiked.

On social media, minister's strategy is Mitchelmore, not Mitchel-less

Minister in a sou'wester? Been there, tweeted that.

Hello, St. John's! Are you ready to rock — at a reasonable hour?

N.L.'s aging population and a soft economy mean the live music scene in St. John's is changing as bars try new things to get people in the door.

My blessed redeemer, here are the CBC N.L. quotes of the year for 2018

From their mouths to your ears and eyes: A look back on the notable quotables from the past 12 months.

Wedgewood Park pool contractor's legal battle with city heading to Supreme Court

EllisDon says it is still owed just under $1.1 million.
Weekend Briefing

Ain't no party like a Graydon Pelley party, mainly because Graydon Pelley won't call it that

He went candidate-to-candidate with Dwight Ball. Now the former Tory president wants to go leader-to-leader.

Why has the Gathering Place made dental care a priority? It's for more than the smiles

The dental problems often faced by the guests of the St. John's centre can make them sick — or even be fatal.

This D-Day veteran is 97, and he still sells poppies every year

People come to the donation table to shake Rod Deon's hand and get their picture taken with him.