The Sir Robert Bond Papers: OCI dumps troubled shrimp plant on taxpayers #nlpoli

Ocean Choice International is in better financial shape today, having successfully dumped a surplus shrimp processing facility on the people of Port Union.  The plant – seriously damaged in 2010 during Hurricane Igor still needs major renovations. OCI put the plant on the market in 2012 but couldn’t find buyers.  In 2012,  company president Blaine Sullivan said ...

The Sir Robert Bond Papers: Osborne quits Tory caucus #nlpoli

Tom Osborne is part of the old townie Tory establishment in Newfoundland and Labrador. He quit Kathy Dunderdale’s party on Thursday to sit as an independent member of the House of Assembly.  Osborne’s announcements sent a shock through the political community since no one saw it coming.  He cited a series of grievances he’s had ...