Newfoundland sports fans, however, were not quite as lucky. After running into a monstrous hit from the Detroit Red Wings’ Nikolas Kronwall in the second round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs, it was no secret that San Jose Shark (and as it happens, Newfoundlander) Ryane Clowe didn’t seem himself. It turns out that Clowe suffered a separated shoulder, and played through it for the rest of the playoffs. His separated shoulder was so painful and his movement so restricted, his teammates said he needed help just getting his jersey on. He may not have won the cup, but he certainly made the province proud.
CBC Radio interviews Indy editor Hans Rollmann
By TheIndependent.ca ● Daily Indygestion ● August 6, 2013 July 15, 2022
Rollmann's recent column "Owning up to a Big problem" struck a chord with many in Labrador, and on the island as well.
CO2 levels rise to unprecedented highs in human history
By TheIndependent.ca ● Daily Indygestion ● August 4, 2013 July 15, 2022
For the first time in human history, atmospheric carbon dioxide (CO2) reached a concentration of 400 parts per million in early May. But the mainstream…
Penashue dodges CBC reporter’s question … again
By TheIndependent.ca ● Daily Indygestion ● April 6, 2013 July 15, 2022
On March 5 CBC reporter Peter Cowan asked former Labrador MP Peter Penashue how donation errors were made in his 2011 campaign. Penashue dodged the…