Top Stories

Tag: New Brunswick

Twin Rivers To Invest 2.5 Million in Plaster Rock Mill, Create 50 Jobs

Twin Rivers To Invest 2.5 Million in Plaster Rock Mill, Create 50 Jobs

| March 27, 2014

Fifty new jobs are coming to Plaster Rock. On Thursday, Twin Rivers Paper Company made the announcement that it’s investing 2.5 million dollars in the mill in the village. “It means my employment for the next ten years or more is pretty secure,” said Jacques Chamberlain, maintenance superintendent at the mill. Twin Rivers employees were all […]

Continue Reading

TCH Shutdown

TCH Shutdown

| March 13, 2014

One person was seriously injured after a six-vehicle accident in Florenceville,  New Brunswick.  The accident happened late Thursday morning, shutting down the Trans-Canada Highway between Perth-Andover and Florenceville.  According to the Fredericton Daily Gleaner, the accident involved four tractor-trailers and two passenger vehicles.  One person sustained serious injuries, but the injuries don’t appear to be […]

Continue Reading

New Brunswick Forest Industry to Gain Access to 20 Per Cent More Crown Wood

New Brunswick Forest Industry to Gain Access to 20 Per Cent More Crown Wood

| March 12, 2014

FREDERICTON – New Brunswick is going to allow its forestry industry to harvest an additional 660,000 cubic metres of wood a year. Natural Resources Minister Paul Robichaud says the 20 per cent increase will bring the total to about 3.9 million cubic metres of spruce and fir, enough to add 500 new jobs. Robichaud and […]

Continue Reading

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 […]

Continue Reading

Four Falls, NB Break-ins

Four Falls, NB Break-ins

| February 17, 2014

RCMP are looking for some help in finding who is responsible for a series of break-ins and thefts in Four Falls, New Brunswick. They say the break-ins happened sometime between the first and second of February at the Spring Water Campground located in Four Falls, New Brunswick. More than 20 trailers had windows and/or doors […]

Continue Reading