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Local news for Fredericton, NB continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

Monday | CBC News

Morgentaler closure sparks concern for N.L. abortion rights

The Morgentaler Clinic in Fredericton, N.B., seen here in a file image, announced earlier this month it would be closing in July after a 20-year battle with the provincial government for funding.

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Related Topix: Abortion, Canada,

Monday | Squamish Chief

Water levels recede in parts of New Brunswick but communities remain cautious

Water levels receded Monday in some New Brunswick communities but others continued to keep a wary eye as the possibility of flooding remained.

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Related Topix: Canada, Natural Disasters, Flood,

Sat Apr 19, 2014

Prince George Citizen

Water levels in Perth-Andover, New Brunswick drop more than a metre overnight

The sun sets on the St. John River in Fredericton on Thursday, April 17, 2014. Rain, melting snow and ice jams forced waters in parts of Eastern Canada to rise, submerging roads, filling basements and prompting hundreds to be evacuated from their homes.

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Related Topix: Canada, Natural Disasters, Flood,

Fri Apr 18, 2014

Now Toronto

a oeNobody gets pregnant to have an abortiona

"I can't believe that we still have to fight for these rights in Canada," Micki Landa said at a rally in Toronto Thursday referring to strict regulations limiting access to abortion for women in New Brunswick.

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Related Topix: North America, Canada, World News, Abortion, Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Health Insurance, Health,

Nanaimo Daily News

New Brunswickers keep watchful eye on water levels as flood cleanup continues

Water from the St. John River covers the highway in Maugerville, N.B. on Thursday, April 17, 2014.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Flood, Canada,

Thu Apr 17, 2014

The Guardian

Island women part of contingent protesting N.B. abortion clinic closure

Several members of the P.E.I. Abortion Rights Network have travelled to New Brunswick today to join with a rally calling for women's reproductive rights and access to abortion services.

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Related Topix: Abortion, Canada, Women's Health, Health

SooToday

Hundreds protest New Brunswick abortion rules

Jenna Knorr, left to right, Erica Knorr and Megan Aiken take part in a protest as pro-choice demonstrators rally at the New Brunswick Legislature in Fredericton on Thursday, April 17, 2014.

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Related Topix: Abortion, Canada,

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Brandon Sun

Parts of Eastern Canada cope as water levels rise, flooding homes and roads

Keegan Worden, left, and David Clement check on a flooded Tim Horton's location along Main Street in Sussex, N.B., on April 16, 2014.

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CBC News

Flood concerns continue as province hit by heavy rain

Communities along the St. John River in western New Brunswick are dealing with flooding and many parts of the province are experiencing periods of heavy rain on Wednesday.

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Related Topix: Weather, Natural Disasters, Flood, Canada,

Tue Apr 15, 2014

CBC News

Youth feminists fighting to improve abortion access

A Fredericton teenager is one of the people leading the charge to improve access to abortions now that the Morgentaler clinic in Fredericton plans to close in July over a lack of government funding.

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Related Topix: Canada,

Sat Apr 12, 2014

The Guardian

Closure of abortion clinic dismays P.E.I. women's advocacy group

Dr. Henry Morgentaler led the campaign for the legalization of abortion. On Thursday, it was announced his only Maritime clinic in Fredericton, New Brunswick was being closed.

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Related Topix: Abortion, Canada, World News

Western Star

Enright to receive honorary degree at Grenfell

Citing his significant contribution to broadcasting in Canada and the local literary scene, journalist Michael Enright will be awarded an honorary doctor of laws degree at the Grenfell Campus of Memorial University.

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Related Topix: Journalism, Canada

Thu Apr 10, 2014

CBC News

Morgentaler abortion clinic in Fredericton to close

The Morgentaler abortion clinic in Fredericton will close at the end of July following a 20-year fight with the New Brunswick government over funding.

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Related Topix: Canada, Abortion

The Guardian

Morgentaler clinic in N.B. closing its doors after operating at a loss

Dr. Henry Morgentaler led the campaign for the legalization of abortion. On Thursday, it was announced his only Maritime clinic in Fredericton, New Brunswick was being closed.

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Related Topix: Canada, Medicine

Tue Apr 08, 2014

Pulp & Paper Canada

E&I Engineering secures contract for Irving Pulp & Paper modernization

E&I Engineering of Fredericton, N.B., has been awarded a 12-month contract valued at $1.2 million as part of the Irving Pulp & Paper modernization announced in March.

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Related Topix: Canada

Mon Mar 31, 2014

HarnessLink.com

Who will compete in National Driving Tourny in N.B?

Standardbred Canada are once again looking for regional qualifying rounds for the National Driving Championship in Canada and I will take a look at the local region here in New Brunswick.

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Related Topix: North America, Canada, World News,

Sun Mar 30, 2014

Art Daily

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Kim Adams, Minnow Lure, 2004. Galvanized steel and mixed media, 307.4 x 284.5 x 480 cm.

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Related Topix: Canada,

Castanet.net

Spending controversy

Kevin Lacey, Atlantic Director of the Canadian Taxpayers Association, responds to the budget in the legislature, Tuesday, March 22, 2011 in Fredericton.

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Related Topix: Canada

Sat Mar 29, 2014

Telegram

Horse pee and salmon fishing Photo

My guide, Ian Powell throwing a long line on the River Blackwater in county Cork.

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Related Topix: Canada

Fri Mar 28, 2014

Cape Breton Post

Getting to know Andrea Rizzato

Andrea Rizzato is a lawyer who has been practising law with Sheldon Nathanson Barristers and Solicitors for 10 years.

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Related Topix: Canada, Saint Thomas University, Thomas University,

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