David Newell


David Newell produces CBC Newfoundland Morning from Gander.

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Corner Brook sci-fi fest to feature sensory-friendly room

A popular science fiction and fantasy festival in Corner Brook will have an option for people who are sensitive to bright lights and loud noises.

He used to be bullied for his stutter. Now this N.L. broadcaster is up for a national award

His job title is program director, but Steve Hiscock pretty much does it all at the Burgeo Broadcasting System. And he overcame a huge hurdle in order to get where he is today.

Come From Away superfan hits 100 shows … and counting

Come From Away fan Amanda Jurson has seen the musical more than 100 times. The New Yorker plans to keep attending the show, which she says has drawn her in like no other before.

Ontario kids sell lemonade to help Newfoundland woman who had stroke

A lemonade stand raised more than $400 in a few hours for the 27-year-old woman, who went to hospital in early August because of what she thought was a migraine.

Dispute between town council and developer creating building lot shortage in Gander

A dispute between a land developer and the town council in Gander has caused a shortage of available residential building lots in the community.

Woman thrown from scooter thanks strangers who helped

Edye Quinton of Buchans was thrown from her mobility scooter last week and was quickly helped by four employees from the Town of Grand Falls-Windsor.

Big and expensive: Auditors to investigate Central Waste Management

The Department of Municipal Affairs and Environment has asked an auditor to investigate the waste management system at the Central Newfoundland Waste Management facility in Norris Arm North.

Flytier's fast-paced footage creating buzz

Instead of swatting flies, a Corner Brook man is making them — and attracting a lot of attention because of it.

The Newfoundland brand: New local online retailer wants to showcase local craftspeople

The Newfoundland Trading Company wants to offer locally-made, high quality items.

Highway of ice: Easy route for polar bears chasing food, prof says

Susan Crockford says heavy pack ice, healthy bears and increasing numbers are all factors in more frequent sightings of the animals in Newfoundland.

Mini med school: MUN opens up medical seminars to everyone

If you have an interest in medicine or if you've always wanted to take a medical course, here's your chance.

United Church in Grand Falls-Windsor shutting doors for good

The First United Church in Grand Falls-Windsor will close for good after a final service on Sunday. An aging population and declining enrolment are being blamed for the closure.

Grand Falls-Windsor couple saves senior lying in snowbank

A husband and wife in Grand Falls-Windsor did life-saving CPR on a woman found lying in a snowbank Sunday.

'A major concern': Snow crab, shrimp assessments worry fisheries minister

Recent assessments of snow crab and shrimp stocks that show significant decreases worry Newfoundland and Labrador Minister of Fisheries and Natural Resources Steve Crocker.

Apple of their eye: Cider business sprouting in Milton

When life gives you lemons, you make lemonade. But when you have barrels of apples, you make something else.