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3 hrs ago | CBC News

Rothesay police used reasonable force in fatal shooting, RCMP say

A Rothesay police officer used reasonable force when he shot and killed a local man while responding to a domestic dispute last winter, an RCMP investigation has concluded.

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7 hrs ago | South Wales Argus

Prince of Wales to host Nato reception in Newport

THE Prince of Wales will bring together world leaders and local people at an event to showcase the best of Wales at a reception on the first evening of the 2014 Nato Summit, it has been confirmed in the past few minutes.

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11 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

Bangor Waterfront sets the stage for the 2014 American Folk Festival

Kenn Ethcoates and Tim McCandless of the Sussex, New Brunswick-based Commercial Tent company work on setting up the tent that will house the Penobscot Stage during the 2014 American Folk Festival in Bangor.

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15 hrs ago | Falmouth Packet

Pier ban for Pill after parking row

A pleasure boat operator who used "abusive and threatening" language towards Falmouth's police inspector during the evening of last week's Red Arrows display has been banned from Prince of Wales Pier.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

CBC News

Moncton hosts its last Fifa U-20 Women's World Cup game

Nigeria's Asisat Oshoala and Uchechi Sunday both scored twice against New Zealand in wet conditions in Moncton on Sunday to send the Super Falconets into the FIFA U20 Women's World Cup semi-finals.

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CBC News

Man charged with forcible confinement of woman in Dieppe

RCMP say they found an injured woman in the back of a man's van in Dieppe on Tuesday afternoon.

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680News

Spy agency improperly handled some information about Canadians: watchdog

The new Communications Security Establishment Canada complex is pictured in Ottawa on October 15, 2013.

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Coast Reporter

A look at some of the major New Brunswick election campaign issues

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)

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Prince George Citizen

A QuickSketch profile of New Brunswick's Progressive Conservative party leader

Early years: Alward was born in Massachusetts but was raised in New Brunswick, going to high school in Nackawic, west of Fredericton.

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Weyburn This Week

New Brunswick Premier David Alward banks on natural resources as election begins

David Alward is counting on voters to back his plan to develop New Brunswick's natural resources as a path to prosperity when the Progressive Conservatives make their case for a second term in office when the province's election campaign officially begins Thursday.

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CBC News

New Moncton downtown centre secures $24M from province

The provincial government will contribute up to $23.85 million toward construction of a new Moncton downtown entertainment centre, which will include a concert venue, meeting space and an NHL-size rink.

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Lexington Herald-Leader

UCI picks France to host 2015 track worlds

The UCI says the 5,000-seater arena at Saint Quentin en Yvelines near Paris will stage the event from Feb. 18-22.

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Globe and Mail

The North Pole is a distraction

From 34,000 feet, I scan an iceberg-strewn ocean for two red and white specks of Canada, sailing up the east coast of Greenland.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Marine News

Aircraft Carrier Hull Ready for Delivery

A large section of HMS Prince of Wales has been loaded out of its dock hall in Portsmouth ready for delivery to Rosyth for final assembly of the second Queen Elizabeth Class aircraft carrier to begin.

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CBC News

Reopen Miramichi's Morrissy Bridge: trail groups

Paul Jorgensen, the executive director of the New Brunswick Trails Council, would like to see the City of Miramichi and the province partner with his group, as well as ATV and snowmobile groups, to reopen the Morrissy Bridge as a trail.

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DurhamRegion.com

Alex Colville exhibition set to launch at AGO

Master painter Alex Colville is remembered for his ability to immortalize the seemingly mundane moments of everyday life, often with tense and haunting undertones.

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CBC News

Fracking waste water plan draws crowd to Moncton council

Citizen Daniel Goudreau talking to Moncton city council about his concerns over hauling treated hydro-fracking water from Nova Scotia to Dieppe for disposal.

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CBC News

Fracking-induced earthquakes less hazardous than natural ones, study says

A drill rig owned by Enid, Okla.-based Continental Resources Inc. aims for oil from the Bakken Shale via a process called fracking.

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Weyburn This Week

Funeral on Wednesday for New Brunswick paramedic killed in air ambulance crash

Ambulance New Brunswick says paramedics from across the province are expected to attend the private service for William Mallock at the Grand Manan Community School.

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Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

Funeral on Wednesday for New Brunswick paramedic killed in air ambulance crash

Ambulance New Brunswick says paramedics from across the province are expected to attend the private service for William Mallock at the Grand Manan Community School.

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