Corner Brook, Newfoundland and Labrador

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Corner Brook is a city located in the Canadian province of Newfoundland and Labrador, located on the Humber River. As of 2001, the population was 20,103. The area of the city is 148.27 square kilometres.

In 1999, Corner Brook, along with Deer Lake, Pasadena, and Stephenville, hosted the Canada Games. The Canada Games Centre, now called the Pepsi Centre, was built for this event.

Corner Brook is home to the Corner Brook Pulp & Paper Mill, which is a major employer for the region. The city is a service centre for western Newfoundland with a regional hospital, shopping & retail, and government offices as well as Sir Wilfred Grenfell College, a division of Memorial University of Newfoundland.

See also: List of communities in Newfoundland and Labrador

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