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Liberals promise young NBers work experience

New Brunswick Liberal leader Brian Gallant says if his party is elected on September 22nd, his government would create a Youth Employment Fund...

Greens go to bat for local food producers

In a campaign stop in Saint John, Green Party leader David Coon says they would work to introduce a Local Food Security Act...

Mounties probe alleged abduction in Moncton

Codiac RCMP are investigating an alleged home invasion and abduction on McLaughlin Drive this week...

Increase in pump prices in New Brunswick

The province's energy and utilties board has set the new maximum price for regular self-serve gasoline at $1.34 a litre, up 2.6 cents...

Mayor swings hammer at Highfield Square

Moncton Mayor George LeBlanc called it "a bittersweet day" as he personally kicked off the demolition of the old Highfield Square...

Small business promises on NB campaign trail

Protecting small business was subject of the day for both the New Brunswick Liberals and Conservatives...

Petitcodiac River survey sent to poli.parties

Environmental activist Petitcodiac Riverkeeper wants New Brunswick's five political parties to weigh in on river issues in advance of the September 22nd election...

Boys and Girls Club of Moncton fundraiser

The Loonies for Learning campaign is an effort to collect enough loonies to fill the gym floor at the Boys and Girls Club on Everett Street...

Dieppe's riverfront trail now 10K

The city plans an official opening for the fully-extended trail on the morning of Saturday, September sixth...

NB Mounties look for missing woman

RCMP in northwest New Brunswick are trying to locate 44-year-old Normande Chantal Martin...

Police dog Danny returning to duty soon

The former canine partner of fallen Codiac RCMP Constable Dave Ross will soon be back on the job...

Riverview man pleads not guilty to threats

A man charged with uttering threats against Mounties at a makeshift RCMP memorial back in June will stand trial in January...

Guest cashiers on Convenience Store Day

Held Wednesday at 34 locations across Atlantic Canada, it raises money for the Children's Wish Foundation...

Sentenced for threat against Mounties

Darren Lee Wry, 37, of Sackville had earlier pleaded guilty to charges including obstructing a police officer and uttering death threats...

Codiac RCMP respond to false alarm

A Dieppe neighborhood was cordoned off on Sunday amid a false alarm involving an armed individual...

Moncton bail hearing for Fredericton man

Hyper James A'Hern, 25, who faces charges following an alleged kidnapping in Moncton, has a bail hearing scheduled for this Thursday...

Liberals commit to infrastructure investment

Meantime, premier David Alward says a re-elected Progressive Conservative government would focus on a new port strategy for New Brunswick...

NDP blasts Liberal, Tory campaign pledges

New Democrat leader Dominic Cardy says New Brunswick's other political parties are trying to buy votes and buy jobs...

NB parties urged to support small business

The Canadian Federation of Independent Business says any solid economic plan must focus on creating a healthy environment for small businesses...

100 Men Who Care make first donation

A local non-profit left with $12,000 from the Dieppe meeting of the 100 Men Who Care of Greater Moncton...

Pre-election Q&As planned for Metro ridings

Moncton area residents will get the chance to ask questions of their candidates for the upcoming New Brunswick election...

Red Cross responds after weekend house fires

Fires displaced at least five people across the Maritimes, including a man in Coles Island and a family in Middle River, near Bathurst...

PEI double-murder victims were shot

Island RCMP confirm the causes of death for Herbert McGuigan, 68, and his son, Brendon McGuigan, 39. Charged is 46-year-old Alfred Vuozzo...

Moncton buys Highfield Square property

Mayor George LeBlanc says the site is the ideal location to build a downtown events centre, and he's "thrilled" that the transaction is complete...

Lobster truck tips on highway near Moncton

Quite a site under the overpass at the TCH and Veterans Highway early Sunday evening when a transport hauling lobster tipped onto its side...

NB hikers discover human remains

RCMP and the Coroner's office are investigating Saturday's discovery of human remains on a small island in Sheffield, east of Oromocto...

No arrests in discovery of pot grow-ops

RCMP have pulled 100 mature marijuana plants from two grow-ops in Greater Moncton. One was in Saint-Philippe; the other, in Indian Mountain...

Promises, promises on the campaign trail

The New Brunswick election will take place on September 22nd...

Elections NB returning offices now open

Returning offices are now open in all 49 provincial ridings in advance of the September 22nd New Brunswick General Election...

Marshall Button to be roasted by HubCap

A comedy festival fundraiser will target the local artist and comedian also known as "Lucien" in a September 20th roast at the Ramada in Dieppe...