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St. Leonard and Grand Falls Residents – Beware of Phone Scam

St. Leonard and Grand Falls Residents – Beware of Phone Scam

| March 5, 2014

The West District RCMP is warning Saint-Léonard and Grand Falls area residents about a telephone scam currently being reported in the area.  The fraudsters are contacting people by phone, and claiming to be Microsoft or Windows employees, they ask people to perform certain tasks on their computers.  The scheme leads to victims being asked to […]

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Boil Order Issued

Boil Order Issued

| January 16, 2014

A boil order has been ordered by the New Brunswick Minister of Health for the municipalities of Grand Falls, and Drummond. According to K-93 radio, residents are asked to please boil water destined for consummation or preparation of milk formulas or juice. Boiling for use in cooking or dental hygiene is recommended for one full […]

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Grand Falls Mayor Wants Sign on Trans-Canada Moved

Grand Falls Mayor Wants Sign on Trans-Canada Moved

| January 15, 2014

The Grand Falls community says a sign on the Trans-Canada Highway has got to go. The sign welcoming visitors to the rural community of Saint Andre was installed in the fall of 2012, and Grand Falls mayor Richard Keeley says its confusing to tourists. “We have some local business people that expressed a concern, they’ve […]

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Lack of Potatoes Impact Plant

Lack of Potatoes Impact Plant

| June 11, 2012

The McCain potato plant in Grand Falls, New Brunswick will be closing its doors temporarily. The company has already closed one production line a couple of days ago, and will be completely shutdown in less than a month…. Impacting more than 100 workers. News Source 8′s Jenna Callari has the details of why they’re closing- […]

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Fire in Grand Falls, NB Destroys Two Buildings Leaves 26 Homeless

Fire in Grand Falls, NB Destroys Two Buildings Leaves 26 Homeless

| May 8, 2012 | 0 Comments

A late afternoon fire last Friday destroys two buildings including a multi unit apartment building leaving 26 tenants homeless. Monday afternoon, Grand Falls fire officials were still on scene investigating the incident. Newsource 8 Reporter Shawn Cunningham has the story.

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