Thursday Mar 6
Fredericton landfill earns $350K turning methane into power
The Fredericton Region Solid Waste Commission earned a profit of $350,000 during its first year of producing electricity from methane.
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Tue Mar 04, 2014
Kenyan Church Pastor Bans Female Parishioners From Wearing Underwear
A local pastor has ordered all women who attend service at Lord's Propeller Redemption Church to refrain from wearing undergarments while attending so that they can more easily receive the spirit of Jesus Christ.
Judge rejects idea of allowing hoarder to keep some animals
A provincial court judge in Fredericton has rejected a joint-sentencing recommendation that a Fredericton woman be allowed to keep a number of animals in her home after she pleaded guilty to animal neglect in a case that involved a variety of 143 animals.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Finalists announced for 2013 BMO Winterset Award
The finalists are: Paul Bowdring for "The Strangers' Gallery," Vagrant Press , Halifax; Carmelita McGrath for "Escape Velocity," Icehouse Poetry , Fredericton, New Brunswick; and Lisa Moore for "Caught," House of Anansi Press, Toronto.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Molly Lamb Bobak, Canada's first female war artist, dies
Molly Lamb Bobak, a long-time resident of Fredericton who was the first Canadian woman to be named an official war artist, has died.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Home heating bills surge amid record winter cold
An Ontario resident examines an electricity meter. An unusually cold winter in Canada has caused utility bills to soar amid high energy demands for home heating.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Globe and Mail
Weekly wages hit 10-month high; Alberta leads growth
Evan Brewer welds together some structural supports while racks of piping are stacked in the backgroun at the Central Heating Plant in Fredericton, NB.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Fort Francis Times
Ex-resident excelling in comedy
He might not have been a class clown back in the '90s when he attended St. Michael's and St. Francis Schools here, but Maddox Campbell began to pursue comedy after university and now has a successful career in Toronto.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Eastman's Online Genealogy Newsletter
Robert Wallace 'Wally' Hale, R.I.P.
The DAILY genealogy technology newsletter for genealogy consumers, packed with straight talk - hold the sugar coating - whether the vendors like it or not! R.W. "Wally" Hale, 78, of Fredericton, New Brunswick, passed away on Sunday, February 23, 2014.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Fredericton woman to be sentenced March 4 for animal neglect
A Fredericton woman will be sentenced March 4 after pleading guilty to a charge of failing to properly provide for animals.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Fredericton stabbing victim remembered as kind, jokester
The funeral for Christian Grueso Salas, a 24-year-old man fatally stabbed in Fredericton on Sunday, took place Thursday.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
Governments of Canada and New Brunswick Celebrate New Affordable Housing in Fredericton
Four new affordable housing units for low-income families, non-elderly singles and people with disabilities were officially opened today in Fredericton.
Rock 'n' roller Ted Nugent pushes bear hunting in N.B.
Outspoken, gun-toting American rocker Ted Nugent is promoting the spring bear hunt in New Brunswick with his Sunrize Safaris.
Sun Feb 16, 2014
Homicide suspect nabbed after Fredericton stabbing
A suspect was arrested early Sunday morning in connection with an alleged homicide on Fredericton's south side, according to police.
Fri Feb 14, 2014
Storm shuts down schools, delays office openings in N.B.
An overnight storm shut down schools in New Brunswick Friday, delayed the opening of government offices, and left many areas of Moncton awash in flooded streets and intersections.
Valentine's Day stormy weather hits Atlantic Canada, Quebec
A winter storm is pummelling Atlantic Canada today with strong winds, snow and freezing rain, as central and eastern Canada get a white and wintry Valentine's Day stretching from eastern Ontario to Newfoundland.
Thu Feb 13, 2014
EMO advises residents about major storm to begin today
The Emergency Measures Organization is advising New Brunswick residents to be prepared for a major winter storm that hit the province Thursday afternoon and is expected to continue into Friday.
Wed Feb 12, 2014
Another Canadian soldier dead in apparent suicide
The Department of National Defence confirmed late Wednesday the death of Warrant Officer Martin Mercier, who was based at the 5 Canadian Division Support Base Gagetown, N.B. Mercier's body was found by police on Monday at his off-base home, in Fredericton, N.B., but the DND was unable to specify the date and time of his death.
Mon Feb 10, 2014
Canadian Police Using 'Destroyed' Long-Gun Registry Data
The Canada's National Firearms Association asks three federal government commissions for full investigation into apparent uses of firearms registry information.
The Winnipeg Free Press
Deficits doom N.B. regime
By 2018, if shale gas is found and the proposed TransCanada pipeline is built, New Brunswick's economy will be booming and the government will table a balanced budget, the province's first in more than a decade.