N.L. cabinet shuffle moves former provincial Speaker to environment file

Newfoundland and Labrador Premier Dwight Ball shuffled his cabinet in St. John’s this morning, moving the former provincial Speaker to a cabinet position. Perry Trimper, who represents Labrador’s Lake Melville district, has become minister of municipal affairs and environment, a…

N.L. Liberals deliver optimistic 2019 budget with provincial election looming

Newfoundland and Labrador tabled an optimistic election-year budget Tuesday, taking stock of economic improvements since the provincial Liberals took office and resisting any tax hikes. The $8.4-billion spending plan is set against a forecasted deficit of $522 million, a number…