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    Digging out from a mine closure: Sussex gives itself a shake and tries new things

    Digging out from a mine closure: Sussex gives itself a shake and tries new things


    A lot of good jobs vanished when a potash mine suddenly closed in the Sussex area, but two years later, people who resolved to stay on in the limping town are seeing signs of a healthier...

    A lot of good jobs vanished when a potash mine suddenly closed in the Sussex area, but two years later, people who resolved to stay on in the limping town are seeing signs of a healthier economy.

    Conservation Council tells city to take walk in the park to get Officers' Square right

    Conservation Council tells city to take walk in the park to get Officers' Square right


    If the City of Fredericton wants to redevelop Officers' Square — and get the public behind the project — it should go back to the drawing board, says the executive director of the Conservation Council of New...

    If the City of Fredericton wants to redevelop Officers' Square — and get the public behind the project — it should go back to the drawing board, says the executive director of the Conservation Council of New Brunswick.

    Body found in St. John River identified as missing Saint John man

    Body found in St. John River identified as missing Saint John man


    The man whose body was pulled from the St. John River near Grand Bay-Westfield over the weekend has been identified as Peter...

    The man whose body was pulled from the St. John River near Grand Bay-Westfield over the weekend has been identified as Peter Hoellwarth.

    Premiers' much-hyped internal trade deal hasn't amounted to much

    Premiers' much-hyped internal trade deal hasn't amounted to much


    On the day they released the Canadian Free Trade Agreement in 2017, all the provincial and territorial trade ministers were given a symbolic pair of golden scissors to remind them to start cutting interprovincial trade barriers. The trouble is, they...

    On the day they released the Canadian Free Trade Agreement in 2017, all the provincial and territorial trade ministers were given a symbolic pair of golden scissors to remind them to start cutting interprovincial trade barriers. The trouble is, they aren't using them.

    3 little pigs make New Brunswick their home

    3 little pigs make New Brunswick their home


    The caretakers of three not-so-little pigs are hoping their journey from Ontario to New Brunswick will end with them living in the comfort of their own purpose-built barn, strong enough to withstand the huffs and puffs of any big bad...

    The caretakers of three not-so-little pigs are hoping their journey from Ontario to New Brunswick will end with them living in the comfort of their own purpose-built barn, strong enough to withstand the huffs and puffs of any big bad wolf.

    N.B. driver tries to elude police by going wrong way on major N.S. highway

    N.B. driver tries to elude police by going wrong way on major N.S. highway


    A New Brunswick man is in custody after he repeatedly tried to elude police in Nova Scotia by speeding down Highway 102 in the wrong direction with his lights off early Sunday...

    A New Brunswick man is in custody after he repeatedly tried to elude police in Nova Scotia by speeding down Highway 102 in the wrong direction with his lights off early Sunday morning.

    How an elderly couple with a few strays ended up with colony of 50-60 cats

    How an elderly couple with a few strays ended up with colony of 50-60 cats


    It started out when some not-so-nice people thought they'd dump their unwanted kitties near a barn on a rural property in Cloverdale, a community north of Woodstock,...

    It started out when some not-so-nice people thought they'd dump their unwanted kitties near a barn on a rural property in Cloverdale, a community north of Woodstock, N.B.

    Rescue team frees 1st entangled whale since 2017 death of volunteer Joe Howlett

    Rescue team frees 1st entangled whale since 2017 death of volunteer Joe Howlett


    Campobello Whale Rescue Team freed a young entangled whale Saturday off Brier Island, N.S., its first emergency response on the water since fellow rescuer Joe Howlett's death last...

    Campobello Whale Rescue Team freed a young entangled whale Saturday off Brier Island, N.S., its first emergency response on the water since fellow rescuer Joe Howlett's death last year.

    Escuminac Disaster survivors among 5 honoured with Senate medals

    Escuminac Disaster survivors among 5 honoured with Senate medals


    Five Miramichiers were presented with Senate medals to honour contributions they made to their communities by Senator David Adams Richards in a short ceremony at the Historic Beaverbrook House in...

    Five Miramichiers were presented with Senate medals to honour contributions they made to their communities by Senator David Adams Richards in a short ceremony at the Historic Beaverbrook House in Miramichi.

    Rothesay resident blames class divide for neglect of neighbourhood

    Rothesay resident blames class divide for neglect of neighbourhood


    A Rothesay resident is urging the town to improve municipal services in a neighbourhood she says has been neglected because it’s not 'big pretty mansions' along the...

    A Rothesay resident is urging the town to improve municipal services in a neighbourhood she says has been neglected because it’s not 'big pretty mansions' along the river.

    Body found in St. John River

    Body found in St. John River


    Saint John police are investigating after human remains were pulled from the St. John River near Grand...

    Saint John police are investigating after human remains were pulled from the St. John River near Grand Bay-Westfield.

    DFO unable to find entangled right whale off northeast N.B.

    DFO unable to find entangled right whale off northeast N.B.


    The whale was spotted Friday off of Miscou Island, N.B., DFO said. It was swimming with rope around its body and trailing behind...

    The whale was spotted Friday off of Miscou Island, N.B., DFO said. It was swimming with rope around its body and trailing behind it.

    RCMP searching for missing 30-year-old St. Stephen man

    RCMP searching for missing 30-year-old St. Stephen man


    New Brunswick RCMP are asking for the public's help in locating a missing 30-year-old man from St. Stephen,...

    New Brunswick RCMP are asking for the public's help in locating a missing 30-year-old man from St. Stephen, N.B.