“I’d just jumped into bed and was told I had to be at the airport by 5:30 or 6:00, so it makes for a long night,” said Jason Jaffray to the Globe and Mail on Sunday after the Jets practised. Jaffray was fresh off of a hat trick for the St. John’s IceCaps on Saturday night, and has been called up to help the struggling NHL parent team. “But life could be worse, for sure.” The Globe says that the Winnipeg Jets are turning to their farm team here in Newfoundland in an effort to find some kind of spark to end a prolonged losing skid… and even suggest maybe bringing up the whole team. The Jets have a 5-9-3 record while the IceCaps are 10-2-3.
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…