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  1. Suicidal man not checked, inaccurate records at Newfoundland hospital: reportRead the original story

    7 min ago | Lethbridge Herald

    ST. JOHN'S, N.L. - An internal report says a suicidal man found hanged in his room at the Waterford psychiatric hospital in St. John's, N.L., was not checked on for almost an hour. The Eastern Health review says Kerry Murray, 39, was left alone despite being on close surveillance status calling for checks every 15 minutes.

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  2. Suicidal man not checked, inaccurate records at Newfoundland hospital: reportRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ST. JOHN'S, N.L. - An internal report says a suicidal man found hanged in his room at the Waterford psychiatric hospital in St. John's, N.L., was not checked on for almost an hour. The Eastern Health review says Kerry Murray, 39, was left alone despite being on close surveillance status calling for checks every 15 minutes.

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  3. Monasch resigns as St. John's athletic directorRead the original story

    10 min ago | USA Today

    The school made the announcement Thursday, saying the resignation is effective June 30 and Monasch is leaving his alma mater to "pursue new leadership opportunities.' " The move comes about two months after St. John's and men's basketball coach Steve Lavin, a Monasch hire in 2010, agreed to part ways.

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  4. Kings GM D'Alessandro favorite to take over as St. John's AdRead the original story w/Photo

    18 min ago | Sporting News

    Sacramento Kings general manager Pete D'Alessandro reportedly is the leading candidate to take over as athletic director at St. John's. Red Storm AD Chris Monasch announced his resignation Thursday, effective June 30, after a decade on the job at his alma mater.

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  5. Chopticona s Ljay Newsome, A.J. Lee of St. Johna s named Gatorade baseball players of the yearRead the original story w/Photo

    49 min ago | The Washington Post

    St. John's senior SS A.J. Lee has been named D.C. Gatorade Player of the Year for the second straight year . For Lee, this marks the second straight year he has earned Gatorade POY honors.

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  6. Vancouver mayor 'absolutely' supports Terry Fox museumRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Globe and Mail

    ... with an artificial leg, he launched a run across Canada in a bid to raise money for cancer research. He began at St. John's, N.L., in April, 1980, but the return of his cancer forced him to stop a few months later just outside Thunder Bay, Ont., ...

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  7. Kings GM Pete D'Alessandro could be on his way outRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Sactown Royalty

    ... and General Manager Pete D'Alessandro. Mullin has already left the organization to become the new head coach of St. John's and a new report from Yahoo's Adrian Wojnarowski suggests that Pete D'Alessandro could be following him: Sources: Sacramento ...

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  8. Suicidal Man's Girlfriend Calls for Help, Cops Fatally Shoot HimRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Gawker

    When a Florida man told his girlfriend he planned to kill himself, she called the St. John's County Sheriff's Office for help. He's "threatened to kill himself twice now; what do I do and who do I call?" she asked the 911 operator , adding "He recently lost his job, in addition to he's also been drinking."

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  9. Goulds twins hoping for reprieve on housing evictionRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | CBC News

    Ian and Jed Kieley are hoping to avoid having to move out of their million-dollar homes in the Goulds area of St. John's. The brothers moved in with their families months ago without occupancy permits from the city out of frustration over an ongoing dispute over land ownership.

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  10. Report: Out-of-power Kings GM Pete D'Alessandro could leave for St. John'sRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | MSNBC

    Sources: Sacramento Kings GM Pete D'Alessandro - who lost authority to Vlade Divac - will be a significant candidate for St. John's AD job. Maybe they can start a support group about the difficulties of working for Kings owner Vivek RanadivA .

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  11. NCAA Baseball Tournament: Regional and College World Series staff predictionsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | House Of Sparky

    ... solid, well-rounded club, but will have to throw their ace against arguably the best No. 4 seed in the field, St. John's. Watch out for the winner of that Arkansas-Oral Roberts opener as well. The Razorbacks were in hosting contention until the ...

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  12. Carl Neiss Jr. 1924-2015Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Daily-Jeff.com

    ... as a member of the U.S. Army. He worked for the Ohio Power Company for more than 40 years. He was a member of the St. John's United Church of Coshocton, where he had been a deacon and an elder. Carl served on the Coshocton City School Board for two ...

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  13. Katherine FaddenRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Item Extra

    ... office manager for state Rep. Harold Naughton Jr., and retired from that position in 2013. A life-member of St. John's Parish, she was an active member of many community organizations, and was currently serving as president of the Clinton ...

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  14. Recreation NL hands out awardsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Telegram

    ... to right): RecNL president Derek Bennett of Lewisporte, Cy Hoskins Memorial Award of Merit winner Jill Brewer of St. John's, Ian Wheeler of St. John's accepting on behalf of the winner of Pitcher Plant Group Award winner CLB Regimental Band, Pitcher ...

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  15. #ThrowbackThursday: Tina Turner tickets sell like hotcakesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | CBC News

    In 1985, rock icon Tina Turner was staging a comeback for the ages, and decided to launch her tour in St. John's.

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  16. Case of the blues: decline in St. John's curbside recycling prompts auditRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | CBC News

    The City of St. John's is launching an awareness campaign to get people back into the habit of recycling at the curb. The City of St. John's has started a year-long campaign to get people back into the habit of recycling, after noticing a significant decline in the amount of people bringing blue bags to the curb.

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  17. PP offers Amery job at Aids UnitRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Trinidad Guardian

    Outgoing PNM MP Dr Amery Browne says he is considering the offer being made to head the HIV/Aids Unit with the Ministry of Health. In a telephone interview yesterday, Browne said it was one of many offers he was considering, internally and externally.

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  18. Bruce Meyer Named Car Enthusiast of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | GlobeNewswire

    Bruce Meyer, the quintessential "car guy," was recently named Enthusiast of the Year by the Concours d'Elegance of America at St. John's in Michigan. The event's board members are recognizing Bruce for his decades of automotive enthusiasm, which include being a "founding father" of the Petersen Automotive Museum.

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  19. St. John's to fire athletic director Chris MonaschRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    St. John's has notified athletic director Chris Monasch that he will be replaced, a source confirmed to the Daily News. Monasch is a St. John's alumnus and has been running the athletic department since 2005 when he was hand-picked by the former president Rev.

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  20. Chris Monasch to leave as St. John's Athletic Director - is an NBA GM next in line?Read the original story

    4 hrs ago | Rumble In The Garden

    But the name being floated as the next Athletic Director is a surprise - and perhaps a "bombshell" ? Sources: Sacramento Kings GM Pete D'Alessandro - who lost authority to Vlade Divac - will be a significant candidate for St. John's AD job. As @JonRothstein reports, St. John's parting ways w/ AD Chris Monasch.

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