December 22, 2014
Ongoing consultations to review the delivery of primary health care in Newfoundland and Labrador have resulted in useful feedback with over 300 individuals attending face-to-face sessions, 100 providing information via email and over 100 individuals and groups expressing interest in attending the Premier’s Summit on Health Care on January 14...
December 18, 2014
Ten health facilities serving communities along the north and south coasts of Labrador will receive upgrades and new equipment through an investment of $382,000. Residents of Black Tickle, Cartwright, Charlottetown, Forteau, Hopedale, Makkovik, Mary’s Harbour, Nain, Port Hope Simpson and Postville will benefit from the funding.
December 11, 2014
The Honourable Paul Davis, Premier of Newfoundland and Labrador, today announced new legislation aimed at locating and protecting missing persons in Newfoundland and Labrador. The Missing Persons Act will receive second reading in the House of Assembly today and is intended to provide the police with the tools necessary to move more quickly and efficiently on those investigations where it is known that a person is missing but there is an absence of evidence that a criminal wrongdoing has occurred. Premier Davis was joined at the announcement by the Honourable Judy Manning, Minister of Justice and Attorney General, Royal Newfoundland Constabulary Chief Bill Janes and Royal Canadian Mounted Police Chief Superintendent Andrew Boland.