Icebreaking at King’s Point Safety Notice

April 7, 2018 ~ The Canadian Coast Guard has announced that the icebreaker C.C.G.S Terry Fox will be moving into the King’s Point area, starting on April 8th. The Coast Guard reminds the public that ice behaviour can be unpredictable during icebreaking activities. From the Coast Guard PSA: PLEASE BE ADVISED THAT THE C.C.G.S. TERRY […]

Most of Baie Verte Pen. Scheduled for Power Outage on April 4

April 02, 2018 ~ Most of the Baie Verte Peninsula, it seems, will see a scheduled power outage on Wednesday, April 4th, from 12:30 pm to about 4:30 pm. Both Newfoundland Power and NL Hydro have posted notices on their websites. The outage will affect WILD COVE, SEAL COVE, BAIE VERTE, WOODSTOCK, PACQUET, LA SCIE, SHOE […]

POWER OUTAGE | Burlington & Middle Arm ~ Jan. 17

NL Hydro has announced a scheduled power outage that will affect Middle Arm, Burlington and Smith’s Harbour on Wednesday, January 17th from 12:30 pm to 4:00 pm. Date:18/01/17 12:30 PM Region:Central Community Name: Burlington, Middle Arm, Smiths Harbour Estimated Restoration:18/01/17 04:00 PM Report Info:TO UPGRADE DISTRIBUTION SYSTEM    

Beef Stew & Bake Sale in Burlington

On Wednesday, November 22, something delicious is going to go down in Burlington. Riverside United Church Women will host a beef stew supper and bake sale at their church, eat in or take out. Beef Stew Supper, with pastry and dessert ~ $7.00 Bake Sale/Craft Sale preserves, cookies, cakes and more Wednesday, November 22, 2017 Doors […]

Burlington Bears Put Residents on Edge

Community has had an unusual amount of bear activity this fall

October 19, 2017 ~ ‘Burlington Bears’ might sound like the title of a kids book but there’s nothing cute about the big black furry animals that have been putting Burlington and Smith’s Harbour residents on edge lately. Black bears have been coming into Burlington this fall. And those bears have been “brazen”. Bears have been […]