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A look at where the major parties stand on some of the issues that will be front and centre in New Brunswick's election campaign: Forestry: The governing Progressive Conservatives announced in March that the forestry industry would be allowed to harvest an additional 660,000 cubic metres of softwood per year, a 20 per cent hike from existing ... (more)
A man with a 7,500-page criminal record, mostly from outside Nova Scotia, has been locked up indefinitely after a local judge ruled him a dangerous offender.
The following are the top stories from selected Canadian newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.
Low 14. High 24. Thursday, a mix of sun and cloud. Low 14. High 23. Friday, a mix of sun and cloud.
TOUR TO PRINCE COUNTY. The Gipsies in considerable numbers visit Prince County every year, with their horses and waggons, and drive from one part to the other.
A burned police vehicle is seen in Rexton, N.B., as police began enforcing an injunction to end an ongoing demonstration against shale gas exploration in eastern New Brunswick on Thursday, Oct.17, 2013.
The travelling companion of a man thought to be missing along the Cabot Trail is shown arriving at the RCMP detachment in Cheticamp on Friday afternoon.
The Honourable Shelly Glover, Minister of Canadian Heritage and Official Languages, took part today in the National Acadian Day celebrations held during the 2014 Congres mondial acadien, which was attended by numerous dignitaries from the United States, New Brunswick and Quebec.
"Our review concluded that Eastlink's acquisition of Bruce Telecom would have likely resulted in higher prices and fewer choices for the supply of telecommunications services to the residents of the towns of Port Elgin and Paisley," said John Pecman, commissioner of competition, in a news release Friday.
The free and peaceful society all of us want to live in depends on the ability of ordinary citizens to trust police.
Updated: Fri Aug 22, 2014 04:42 pm
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