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Grand Falls,

Labrador, N.L., Canada: see Churchill FallsChurchill Falls,
spectacular waterfalls of the upper Churchill River, 245 ft (75 m) high, SW Labrador, N.L., Canada; known as Grand Falls until renamed (1965) in honor of Sir Winston Churchill.
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Grand Falls.

1 City (1991 pop. 6,083), W N.B., Canada, on the St. John River. The nearby falls in the river and its 1-mi- (1.6-km) long gorge attract many visitors. The falls power a large hydroelectric development. 2 Town (1991 pop. 14,693), central Newfoundland, N.L., Canada, on the Exploits River. In the town are large pulp and paper mills that produce large amounts of newsprint.
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Johnny is invited for a quick ride above the town which is witnessed by all the citizens of Grand Falls.
By refusing to absorb the effects of the crisis through concessions in their contract, the Grand Falls workers forced the pressure in other directions--in this case sparking a startling change in political direction.
At issue is the company's cutbacks in the area, including the permanent closure of its Grand Falls mill, which angered provincial politicians, who in recent weeks passed the so-called Bill 75 without holding any public hearings.
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Business has been so good that an investment of $29 million has been made to upgrade and double the size of the McCain Foods pizza plant in Grand Falls.
Between 1905 and 1909 the company built the so-called model community of Grand Falls in central Newfoundland as an adjunct to its pulp and paper operations.