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Train Derailment, Near Edmundston

Train Derailment, Near Edmundston

| April 17, 2015

Edmundston, NB – According to the town of Edmundston, NB a CN train has derailed along Highway 144 between Edmundston St. Basille area and the village of Green River. Both Edmundston fire barracks are on the scene of the derailment. Along with the fire department;  Edmundston CN officials, officials from the Ministry of Environment, Edmundston […]

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Court Closure

Court Closure

| April 3, 2015

Grand Falls, NB – Services all over New Brunswick are suffering due to the provincial budget. Now closures are hitting western New Brunswick. Closures like Service New Brunswick outlets in Saint Leonard and Saint Quentin. The budget also called for the closure of the Grand Falls Provincial Court. A court that Mayor Richard Keeley says helped create […]

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New Brunswick Budget Highlights

New Brunswick Budget Highlights

| March 31, 2015

FREDERICTON – Highlights of the New Brunswick budget introduced Tuesday: – A deficit of (Canadian) $476.8 million is projected on an (Canadian) $8.6-billion spending program. – Accumulated debt expected to reach (Canadian) $12.6 billion by the spring of 2016. – Taxes on gasoline will increase by 1.9 cents per litre and the cost of diesel […]

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3 years have passed since Perth-Andover’s devastating flood

3 years have passed since Perth-Andover’s devastating flood

| March 26, 2015

A much different scene than 3 years ago here in Perth-Andover, New Brunswick. The Saint John River still frozen due to the unseasonably cold temperatures. “This year is way too tense. We just cross our fingers and hope that things work out. We’ve done what we can so far. We’re having our first emergency meeting […]

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Man charged in killing of his Mother

Man charged in killing of his Mother

| March 6, 2015

Woodstock, NB – A 25-year-old New Brunswick man has been charged with first degree murder, arson and break and enter in connection with the death of a woman in Peel on March 2, 2015. Emergency crews were called to a fire at a home in Peel at about 4:45 a.m. on Monday morning. The home […]

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