Yesterday our province was featured in the “weird” category of Toronto Sun’s online news for a TV-remote assault. Today, we’re there again for a crutch assault. A woman from our province is facing an assault charge after allegedly using a crutch to hit a man. According to the RNC, she was being released from an emergency room in St. John’s when she used the crutch she’d been given to strike the man she was with in the head. Police said the man suffered a minor injury. The woman was arrested on the scene in hospital and charged with assault with a weapon. She’s been released with the promise to appear in court.
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…