Vocm.com News | Latest Articles http://www.vocm.com Vocm.com - Newfoundlands number one news source en-us Copyright 2015 vocm.com All Rights Reserved. 4/24/2015 9:51:52 PM 240 http://www.vocm.com/rss/vocmrss.gif VOCM.com http://www.vocm.com Potter Headed for Trial on Drunk Driving Charge http://www.vocm.com/newsarticle.asp?id=54246 52-year-old Alan Potter was recently acquitted of assault causing bodily harm after a lengthy and unusual trial at provincial court. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 00:00:00 EST Jane Fitzpatrick Sworn in as Supreme Court Justice http://www.vocm.com/newsarticle.asp?id=54245 Chief Justice Raymond Whalen presided over the ceremony, which was full of Justice Fitzpatrick's family, friends, judges, and lawyers. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 00:00:00 EST 15-Year-old Boy Arrested after Suspicious Note in GF-W School http://www.vocm.com/newsarticle.asp?id=54243 Police aren't saying what was in the note, however, a phone call home to parents indicated there was mention of weapons. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 00:00:00 EST Government Cuts Teaching Positions http://www.vocm.com/newsarticle.asp?id=54242 Acting Education Minister Derrick Dalley says 77.5 teaching units will be eliminated this year. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 00:00:00 EST Shearstown Woman Seeks Help for Injured Friend http://www.vocm.com/newsarticle.asp?id=54241 Cheryl Holmes has established a gofundme account for her best friend Amanda who survived a crash that claimed her father's life. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 00:00:00 EST No Sign of Polar Bear on Fogo Island Today http://www.vocm.com/newsarticle.asp?id=54240 According to Fogo Island Mayor Andrew Shea, the polar bear was spotted just before dark last evening. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 00:00:00 EST Cupids May Turn Legacy Centre into Council Chambers, Community Space http://www.vocm.com/newsarticle.asp?id=54239 Current owners, Cupids Legacy Inc. are allegedly giving up the building because operating costs are too high. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 00:00:00 EST Eastern Health Doubled Ambulances Since 2006, Despite Increased Red Alerts: Kent http://www.vocm.com/newsarticle.asp?id=54238 The province's Health Minister is reassuring the public after concerns were expressed by NAPE about the increasing number of red alerts in the region. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 00:00:00 EST Accused in Hoyles Avenue Incident Deemed Fit for Trial http://www.vocm.com/newsarticle.asp?id=54237 Peter Campbell informed the court yesterday he will likely plead guilty to at least some of his charges at his next court appearance in May, but his mother says the judicial system has failed her son. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 00:00:00 EST