Corner Brook


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Corner Brook,

city (1991 pop. 22,410), W Newfoundland, N.L., Canada, on the Humber River. It is Newfoundland's second largest city and has a large pulp and paper mill. Other industries include lumbering, salmon fishing, and quarrying. Sir Wilfred Grenfell College is there. Nearby is Gros Morne National Park.
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The 26-year-old, of Corner Brook, Stockbridge Village, claimed he acted in self-defence, but was found guilty of murder after a trial.
Further development of a local mountain bike trail network will create jobs, offer new business opportunities and support the diversification and growth of the economy in the Corner Brook area.
McInnis will honor the facilities' order log, integrate current staff, and--under a separate agreement--begin cement deliveries to CRH Canada terminals in Long Pond, Argentia and Corner Brook, Newfoundland this fall.
Grant Thornton LLP (Canada) has acquired the PricewaterhouseCoopers practice in Corner Brook, with the five member team relocating to the Grant Thornton offices in Corner Brook, Newfoundland and Labrador.
Last fall, the team devised a special program, organized by Women in Science and Engineering Newfoundland & Labrador (WISE NL) in Corner Brook, to present at the Aboriginal Youth Conference, held in November.
Nasir Mahmood, Western Memorial Regional Hospital, Corner Brook, NL, Canada; nmnasirmahmood@gmail.
The decision was endorsed by 67 per cent of the church's General Council, which met in Corner Brook.
com CRUISE Liverpool sailing - Black Watch's 16nt Rugged & Rural cruise to Canada departs on Aug 14 with calls at Killybegs, Ireland; St John's, Newfoundland; St Pierre and Miquelon (French territory); Sydney, Nova Scotia; Corner Brook and Red Bay, Newfoundland; and Belfast.
The family moved to Corner Brook, Newfoundland shortly after Doris was born where she went to school, did daily farm chores and helped out in the family grocery store.
A group in Corner Brook is out to prove that hockey isn't just a game for the young -- it's for the young at heart, too.
Gordon Fleming, the firm's chief operating officer, says that HMCS Chicoutimi is just finishing its refit activities and the company's engineering teams are starting to transition into HMCS Corner Brook, which will be the next refit project.