Topic: newfoundland and labrador budget 2018

Snowmobile trail on Labrador's north coast getting extension

Torngat Mountains MHA Randy Edmunds says the extension of the marked trail could save lives during the winter months, when travelling along the north coast can be treacherous.

'Stay-the-course' budget good news for soft housing market: Realtor association CEO

The CEO of an association of more than 700 real-estate agents says this week's provincial budget will help stabilize the housing market.

Parents 'tentatively optimistic' Bishop Feild Elementary will reopen

A final structural engineering report is still to come, but the education minister says he doesn't have plans to close the St. John's school.

$33M for Muskrat inquiry 'significantly' more than commission asked for

The judge in charge of the Muskrat Falls inquiry wants the people of the province to know he'll only spend what's necessary.

Government cuts MUN budget again, orders review of post-secondary education

The tuition freeze is staying, but questions are swirling about what additional fees may be coming after the province cut $9 million from the university's budget.

No public libraries to close, says Dale Kirby

The education minister referred to the review of public libraries as a "dead issue."

Cars to drive on Team Gushue extension by end of year, government promises

A long-promised — and very delayed — extension to the Team Gushue Highway will be finished by the end of the year, says the transportation and public works minister.

Doubling down on oil: N.L. creating new Crown corp. to maximize growth

"One of these things is not like the other," Minister Siobhan Coady says.

Budget quiz: How well do you know the province's financial situation?

Does N.L. bring in more from provincial income tax or sales tax? What costs the province the most money? Our quiz will let you know.

Deep red ink continues as N.L. manages 'tough phase' in 2018 budget

The theme of this year’s Newfoundland and Labrador budget is “building for our future,” but the finance minister says he's grappling with decisions from the past.

New emphasis on reading skills in K-12 system, $7M towards task force recommendations

The provincial government will spend $7 million to implement recommendations by the education task force.

By the numbers: Debt, dollars and other things you need to know about Tuesday's budget

Among hundreds of pages of documentation, Newfoundland and Labrador’s latest budget includes a steady stream of facts, figures and data.

$33.7M pricetag revealed for independent inquiry into Muskrat Falls

"We need to learn from that mistake," says Finance Minister Tom Osborne.

What's in the 2018 N.L. budget? Watch our live special coverage to find out

CBC's live special coverage of the 2018 budget ran from 2 p.m. until 3 p.m. NT.

N.L. government set to break apart Nalcor Energy

Big changes are coming at Nalcor Energy, the Crown corporation in charge of the Newfoundland and Labrador government's investments in oil and gas and the Muskrat Falls project.

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