N.L. records first COVID-19 death, as 13 new cases bring total to 148

Newfoundland and Labrador has 13 new positive cases of COVID-19 in the last 24 hours. Dr. Janice Fitzgerald, the province’s chief medical officer of health, said the new cases are all within the... Read more »

N.L. records first COVID-19 death

Newfoundland and Labrador has had its first death due to COVID-19. The patient — a retired man in the Eastern Health region — died Sunday, about three days after being hospitalized. Sources tell CBC... Read more »

A Newfoundlander is leading the global fight against COVID-19, and wants you to know the facts

There are no confirmed cases of novel coronavirus in Newfoundland and Labrador, and Dr. Bruce Aylward is leading the charge to keep it that way. The St. John’s-raised, Memorial University-educated doctor was... Read more »

N.L. experiencing alarming spike in melanoma cases, says dermatologist

Wayne Gulliver used to see a few cases of melanoma each year. This year, he’s already seen seven. The spike in cases didn’t happen overnight. Gulliver said Eastern Health had 13 cases in 2007 and more... Read more »