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Citizens Hope to Bring Amphitheater to Edmundston

Citizens Hope to Bring Amphitheater to Edmundston

| March 4, 2014

A big time project is happening in Edmundston. Citizens are working to bring an amphitheater to the city. It’ll be built on the campus shared by three area schools – and will be a venue for sports, concerts, and other major events. “It is the missing piece of the puzzle to the great infrastructure we […]

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City of Edmundston and Madawaska Maliseet First Nation Partner Up For Economic Development

City of Edmundston and Madawaska Maliseet First Nation Partner Up For Economic Development

| February 26, 2014

The city of Edmundston and the Madawaska Maliseet First Nation are brainstorming ways they can celebrate their new partnership. The two have joined forces to make big things happen in their community. Edmundston Mayor Cyrille Simard says, “I think it’s the best opportunity we’ve had in recent years of having a shared vision of exactly […]

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World Acadian Congress Unveils Women’s Summit

World Acadian Congress Unveils Women’s Summit

| February 24, 2014

On Monday here at the Madawaska Museum in Edmundston, organizers unveiled the program for an event that they consider to be one of the most important events in the upcoming World Acadian Congress – and that’s the 2014 Women’s Summit. Executive director of the World Acadian Congress Leo Paul Charest says, “it has been in […]

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Another Train Derails in New Brunswick

Another Train Derails in New Brunswick

| January 27, 2014

CBC News is reporting another train has derailed in New Brunswick. This one in the community of Saint Basille. Its the second derailment in New Brunswick this month. The accident happened late Sunday night. CBC is reporting 5 cars derailed. Jacques Doiron, emergency measures co-ordinator for the City of Edmundston, says one of them contained “dangerous, […]

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Halifax Man Sentenced in Edmundston Bust

Halifax Man Sentenced in Edmundston Bust

| January 8, 2014

A 30-year-old Halifax man, Michael McNaughton, has been sentenced to three years in prison for possession of marijuana for the purpose of trafficking. The charge stems from a vehicle search conducted near Edmundston on March 5, 2012, by the RCMP in New Brunswick’s Roving Traffic Unit with the assistance of the RCMP in New Brunswick’s Federal […]

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