Musgrave Harbour stricken by water woes

Shortage of treatment chemicals, system leaks test small town’s resolve

“All around this loop area, as we call it, most towns are in the same position. They are struggling and, money being what it is, and the situation with the COVID pandemic, it’s all a factor in it.” Musgrave Harbour Mayor James Steele

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When Musgrave Harbour was settled in 1834, the area was known as Muddy Hole. According to the town’s website, the name was changed to Musgrave Harbour in 1886, after governor Anthony Musgrave. No one would likely want the town’s name to go back to...

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