newfoundland newfoundland  /ˈnufənd lənd/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a breed of very large heavy dogs with a thick coarse usually black coat; highly intelligent dogs and vigorous swimmers; developed in Newfoundland
  2. (n) an island in the north Atlantic

News

  1. Candlelight Vigil Honours Province's Victims of Impaired Driving

    GRAND FALLS-WINDSOR, NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR--(Marketwired - June 15, 2013) - The Province's victims of impaired driving are being honoured today at a Candlelight Service of Hope and Remembrance hosted by MADD Canada's Newfoundland and Labrador Chapters and Community Leaders.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Marketwire

  2. KANETIX Explores Real Estate Trends in Newfoundland

    Newfoundland’s Growing Economy, the Result of its Abundance of Natural Resources (PRWeb June 13, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10809895.htm
    on June 13, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  3. Newfoundland and Labrador likely to lead provincial economic growth in 2013

    OTTAWA, June 12, 2013 /CNW/ - Newfoundland and Labrador is expected to be the runaway leader in economic growth among Canada's provinces this year, according to the Conference Board of Canada's Provincial ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "As we mourn the loss of these dedicated workers who perished on the job in this horrific accident, we know the close-knit communities of Newfoundland and Labrador grieve for those they have lost," Mr. Ignatieff said. "All Canadians join with...
    on Mar 18, 2009 By: Michael Ignatieff Source: National Post

  2. "Looking out at everybody, I'm really humbled at the turnout," Cleary said as fans wailed. "I didn't really expect all of this, but I knew there was a reason why I had to bring the Stanley Cup back to Newfoundland."
    on Jul 1, 2008 By: Dan Cleary Source: MLive.com

  3. "I'm not running against Premier Williams - I'm running against the Liberals and the New Democrats," Harper said. "I don't think you can tell anyone in Newfoundland how to vote." "I told Premier Williams some time ago that we are going...
    on Sep 13, 2008 By: Stephen Harper Source: Calgary Herald

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