April 14, 2014
The Honourable Tom Marshall, Premier of Newfoundland and Labrador, today announced that planning will soon begin for the construction of a new provincial courthouse for Stephenville. Budget 2014: Shared Prosperity, Fair Society, Balanced Outlook includes funding for a Request for Proposals for the initial planning stage of a new facility that would significantly enhance court services on the southwest coast and ensure that local residents have better access to justice...
April 11, 2014
More than 800 students from throughout the province were at Holy Heart Theatre in St. John’s today, and thousands more were watching via webcast at their schools, as the Honourable Clyde Jackman, Minister of Education, joined the internationally known charity and education partner, Free The Children, to launch its 10-week, 90-stop We Create Change Tour. The cross-country journey will feature visits to Canadian school communities to talk about being part of positive, global change – with a particular focus on plans to build schools and improve access to education in developing countries around the world...
April 8, 2014
Funding, totalling $700,000, was announced for 100 community groups and non-profit organizations as part of the Provincial Government’s 2013-14 Health and Wellness Grants Program and Age-Friendly Newfoundland and Labrador Grants Program...