Tropical Storm Chantal wreaked havoc.
Several members of my extended family have lost crops.
It reminds me that Newfoundland is still a very young province in a very young country. Part of the beauty of Newfoundland is its remoteness; but that is also part of its downside. There are some for whom the trip to the closest hospital is many hours; and that’s after they’ve crossed on a ferry.
Tourism is on the rise, as is the economy; but what will it take for Newfoundland to move from being a have-not province to one that contributes?
P.S. Did You Know? There are no snakes, skunks, deer, porcupines or groundhogs on the island of Newfoundland.