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A traffic stop late last month near Lakeville netted the Public Safety Department a sizeable haul of illegal cigarettes. It happened January 16th and they seized 136,400 illegal smokes and then a...

Post date: February 09, 2018

A deep well of frustration was tapped tonight with west Saint Johners turning out in droves for a meeting on the water issues.The meeting, which was hosted by mayor Don Darling at the Branch 69...

Post date: February 08, 2018

Two people police say are connected to a biker gang were back in a Saint John courtroom on weapons and drug charges.48 year old Robin Moulton, a full-patch member of the Hells Angels and 40 year old...

Post date: February 08, 2018

A 72 year old man serving time for first degree murder at Dorchester Penitentiary has died of natural causes.Donald Marlow died on Tuesday while in custody following an illness.Marlow was serving...

Post date: February 08, 2018

The minimum wage in New Brunswick is going up.The provincial government announced today, that it will increase to $11.25 on April 1st.New Brunswick, Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island have...

Post date: February 08, 2018
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It was a pretty bad crash on Highway 1 near Musquash on Wednesday evening which sent one person to the Saint John Regional Hospital with serious injuries.The Musquash Fire Department got the call...

Post date: February 08, 2018

Saint John Police had to chase a suspected thief not once, but twice on Wednesday.A 29 year old man was wanted for allegedly stealing from five different businesses and when police went to his...

Post date: February 08, 2018

Someone in Salisbury is $100, 000 richer today, thanks to an Atlantic 49 or Lotto 6/49 ticket.It was bought for the February 7th draw, and it matches all six TAG numbers.That winning tag number is...

Post date: February 08, 2018

An escaped murderer from the minimum security Dorchester Penitentiary,  is now back in custody.An alert was put on early yesterday morning by Corrections Officials,  that 45 year old...

Post date: February 08, 2018

A nice price drop at the pumps this week for both diesel and gas.A litre of regular self-serve is down by 1.6 cents to a new maximum of $1.19.6, although you can find it for just over $1.15 in Saint...

Post date: February 08, 2018

The RCMP will not be appealing their conviction and sentencing in the Canada Labour Code trial.In a news release, the RCMP confirmed they will be paying the $550,000 penalty as handed down by Judge...

Post date: February 07, 2018

The historic Swift Point lighthouse in west Saint John which burned to the ground last summer has been rebuilt by the Canadian Coast Guard.The original lighthouse dates back to 1869 and in June of...

Post date: February 07, 2018

If you're a west sider who wants to go back to soft water after the September switchover to the South Bay Wellfield you might be interested in this.The loan program by Saint John Energy is being...

Post date: February 07, 2018

A combined pitch from five neighbourhood groups to the Saint John police commission last night on how vital community policy is to vulnerable communities in Saint John and a request to restore it....

Post date: February 07, 2018

When she first noticed a leak in her kitchen ceiling about six weeks ago, west sider Joanne Tynski thought it was her roof because it happened after a heavy rainfall."Eventually you could see...

Post date: February 07, 2018

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