Teachers’ Union in Newfoundland and Labrador Reports Alarming Rise in School Violence Levels

St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador – The Newfoundland and Labrador Teachers’ Association has sounded the alarm on the rising levels of violence in schools, painting a grim picture of the challenges faced by educators in the province. The union revealed a concerning statistic: an expected 40 percent increase in violent incidents compared to the previous school year, highlighting the strain on teachers and the urgent need for action. During a news conference, NLTA president Trent …

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RNC Warns Public of Multiple Fatal Overdoses in Newfoundland and Labrador

ST. JOHN’S, Newfoundland and Labrador – The Royal Newfoundland Constabulary (RNC) is urging the public to be cautious about the use of illicit drugs following a series of fatalities in the province over the past week. According to the RNC, there have been five deaths in the northeastern Avalon and in Labrador, and while the causes are still under investigation, the RNC expressed concern about the potential availability of dangerous and potentially lethal drugs in …

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