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McAdam residents have been rattled over the last couple of weeks, literally, as more than a dozen earthquakes have been recorded in the area.Starting on March 27 with a 2.6 magnitude earthquake, the...

Post date: April 13, 2018

The Gallant Liberal government is looking to hire 25 new specialists for the health care system.Premier Brian Gallant made the much-welcomed announcement in the Light Court at Saint John Regional...

Post date: April 13, 2018

Saint John Transit's fleet is now fully accessible with the arrival of 12 brand new 40-foot long buses which have all been licensed and have hit the city's roadways.Quebec-based bus...

Post date: April 13, 2018

The New Brunswick 2018 forest fire season officially begins April 16th, and runs until October 31st.The province has four categories for fires, ranging from fires under three metres in diameter in...

Post date: April 13, 2018

The 28th annual Red Triangle Award Gala was held last night.The Red Triangle Award is presented as special recognition for long and meritorious service, outstanding contributions and achievement in...

Post date: April 13, 2018

The Canadian Public Health Association is launching a pot and driving campaign to raise awareness of the risks linked with cannabis-impaired driving.The focus will be on Canadian youth who are the...

Post date: April 12, 2018

Saint John has tumbled to rock bottom when it comes to the rankings for the best and worst places in the country to find a job.BMO's Regional Labour Market Report Card has ranked Saint John 33rd...

Post date: April 12, 2018

Another day, another joint federal/provincial announcement in the region.  While in Sussex, Premier Brian Gallant joined Fundy Royal MP Alaina Lockhart to announce details of the $45...

Post date: April 12, 2018

It has been four years since Keith Ashfield's political career came to a halt with the defeat of the Federal Conservative government, but now he has that campaign itch once again.Ashfield has won...

Post date: April 12, 2018

A pleasant surprise at the pumps this morning. The maximum price of gas decreased overnight with the weekly price adjustment by the Energy and Utilities Board. It dipped 1.6 cents a litre....

Post date: April 12, 2018

The Humboldt Broncos tragedy has claimed another victim.According to the Saskatchewan Health Authority 24-year-old Dayna Brons, the athletic therapist for the hockey team has died from her injuries....

Post date: April 12, 2018

More than $10 million in federal money is going into fixing up the Saint John Airport and making it safer.Transport Minister Marc Garneau made the major funding announcement Wednesday afternoon at...

Post date: April 11, 2018

The north and south bridges in Coles Island are going to be replaced with two levels of government footing the bill.The province and the feds are kicking in nearly $45-million over the next four...

Post date: April 11, 2018

New Brunswick is spending $1 million to expand the colon cancer screening program across the province.The program began in the Saint John area in 2014 and has spread to other communities in the last...

Post date: April 11, 2018

A Saint John-based company has been fined $65,000 plus a 25-percent victim fine surcharge after a worker in Ontario suffered 'crushing injuries' from a steel truss that fell off a forklift....

Post date: April 11, 2018

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