Friday May 17
Environmental Trust Fund cash given to Perth-Andover
Environment Minister Bruce Fitch says the Alward government is taking $4 million from the province's Environmental Trust Fund to help cover costs associated with flooding in Perth-Andover last spring.
Friday May 17
CUPE workers 'scared' over health cuts
A CUPE official says Health Minister Ted Flemming has not been transparent when it comes to health-care cuts.
Mon May 13, 2013
Our Opinion: Cost shifting camouflages real hospital costs
We are told not to pay too much attention to the hospital cost data released last week.
Bangor Daily News
The Aroostook Medical Center makes history with conversion to compressed natural gas
The Aroostook Medical Center in Presque Isle made history on Monday, May 13, 2013, becoming the first facility in the state, and only second in the nation, to convert its heating and cooling from fuel oil to compressed natural gas.
Sat May 11, 2013
Hospitals reveal rates; may not matter for average patient
Consumers have gained access for the first time to the rates charged by hospitals for the most common inpatient procedures, but for the average patient the data won't matter.
Fri May 10, 2013
Cape Breton Post
Cape Breton fires set deliberately: DNR
Nova Scotia's Department of Natural Resources says about 20 wildfires were reported in the Cape Breton Regional Municipality this week, most of which were deliberately set.
Thu May 09, 2013
Bangor Daily News
New pediatric occupational therapy services added at The Aroostook Medical Center
Over the past few years, officials at The Aroostook Medical Center have noticed a growing need for occupational therapists in the city and surrounding areas to focus on children diagnosed with conditions such as autism, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and apraxia.
Bangor Daily News
Art walks revitalize downtown Presque Isle
Art lovers of all ages flocked to the Wintergreen Art Center in Presque Isle on May 3 for an art auction to benefit a forthcoming Northern Maine Cultural Center.
200 people evacuted in western N.B.
Three Perth-Andover schools were closed Thursday and 200 homes were evacuated as 10 forest fires burned in New Brunswick.
Wed May 08, 2013
New Brunswick battles 2 more forest fires
Two new forest fires have broken out in New Brunswick, bringing the total to at least five in the province in the past day.
Mon May 06, 2013
Ottawa Business Journal
Target moves closer to Ottawa openings
Having already moved north of the border earlier this year, popular U.S. retailer Target is ramping up its plans for expanding into the National Capital Region.
Sun May 05, 2013
The London Free Press
And you are?: Robert Flack, Chief executive of Masterfeeds Inc.
Robert Flack is the CEO of London-based Masterfeeds Inc. He is also a champion of the agri-food sector, saying it doesn't get the respect it deserves, even in a city surrounded by some of Canada's best agricultural land.
Thu May 02, 2013
He is hitting the road in support of his latest album
Tim McGraw is back on the road. The country star is launching his "2013 Two Lanes Of Freedom Tour" with a show in Birmingham, Alabama tonight.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
Tobique First Nation studies medical marijuana facility
The Tobique First Nation is in discussions with companies to set up a medical marijuana grow operation and research facility in the western New Brunswick community.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
NDP candidate apologizes for derogatory comment against Chinese-Canadians 11 years ago
It's still such a stigma for a professional athlete to come out of the closet. Here is a look at some of the brave and proud sports celebrities who have revealed they are gay.
Accused in Maritime Bus driver attack to undergo assessment
A Moncton man accused of stabbing a Maritime Bus driver in Perth-Andover will undergo a psychiatric evaluation in Campbellton.
Sun Apr 28, 2013
Peel boy wins national poster contest
A Brampton boy has been named a national winner in the Royal Canadian Legion's Poster and Literacy Contest.
Fri Apr 26, 2013
The Vermont Standard
Glad Rags - Fireman's Ball - NWPL Gala and more
The Glad Rags 97th Sale, Sat. April 27, 9:00 - 12:00 & 1:00 - 3:00, Masonic Temple Woodstock Vermont On the Green in Woodstock, on Saturday, April 27th, starting at 10 a.m. for World Tai Chi & Qi Gong Day Saturday Evening, April 27, at the Woodstock Country Club, the Entire Woodstock Area is cordially invited for cocktails and hors d' oeuvres at ... (more)
Fredericton fire permits now permanent
"I think the biggest part of it was we had such a good compliance rate with the permits that we already had.
Perth-Andover mayor lashes out at health minister
The often controversial mayor of Perth-Andover may have gone too far with his latest outburst lashing out with an angry, profanity-laced tirade aimed at the provincial health minister.