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    8½-months pregnant and up in a tree stand, ready to bag a moose

    8½-months pregnant and up in a tree stand, ready to bag a moose


    Haley Carr of Geary wasn't letting anything stop her from heading out the first morning of the annual moose hunt. Not even being 8½ months pregnant with her first...

    Haley Carr of Geary wasn't letting anything stop her from heading out the first morning of the annual moose hunt. Not even being 8½ months pregnant with her first child.

    PCs end almost 40 years of Liberal MLAs in one Saint John-area riding

    PCs end almost 40 years of Liberal MLAs in one Saint John-area riding


    History wasn't enough to save Liberal cabinet minister Rick Doucet from defeat in what had been a Liberal stronghold in southwestern New...

    History wasn't enough to save Liberal cabinet minister Rick Doucet from defeat in what had been a Liberal stronghold in southwestern New Brunswick.

    Liberals and PCs continue battle over who will govern N.B.

    Liberals and PCs continue battle over who will govern N.B.


    Premier Brian Gallant says he's going to carry on governing the province, but PC Leader Blaine Higgs insists he's the premier-elect and the Liberal leader is just "prolonging the...

    Premier Brian Gallant says he's going to carry on governing the province, but PC Leader Blaine Higgs insists he's the premier-elect and the Liberal leader is just "prolonging the inevitable."

    'This may not last long': political scientist predicts return to polls by Christmas

    'This may not last long': political scientist predicts return to polls by Christmas


    The morning after the closest election New Brunswick has seen in nearly a century, bleary-eyed political scientist Mario Levesque was not optimistic that either the Liberals or the Progressive Conservatives will form a long term...

    The morning after the closest election New Brunswick has seen in nearly a century, bleary-eyed political scientist Mario Levesque was not optimistic that either the Liberals or the Progressive Conservatives will form a long term government.

    Chief electoral officer 'pleased' with election night experience

    Chief electoral officer 'pleased' with election night experience


    Chief electoral officer Kim Poffenroth says the New Brunswick election went smoothly in terms of tabulators, casting ballots and...

    Chief electoral officer Kim Poffenroth says the New Brunswick election went smoothly in terms of tabulators, casting ballots and counting.

    Liberals plagued by inefficient vote after racking up big wins in some N.B. ridings

    Liberals plagued by inefficient vote after racking up big wins in some N.B. ridings


    The New Brunswick Liberals were punished for having an inefficient vote. They won the most votes in Monday's election, but they fell short in terms of seats compared to the Progressive...

    The New Brunswick Liberals were punished for having an inefficient vote. They won the most votes in Monday's election, but they fell short in terms of seats compared to the Progressive Conservatives.

    Liberals get first chance to govern divided legislature, expert says

    Liberals get first chance to govern divided legislature, expert says


    Progressive Conservative Leader Blaine Higgs won more seats on Monday night, but a constitutional expert says Liberal Leader Brian Gallant should have the first opportunity to form a...

    Progressive Conservative Leader Blaine Higgs won more seats on Monday night, but a constitutional expert says Liberal Leader Brian Gallant should have the first opportunity to form a government.

    When it comes to cabinet, here's who won — and who lost

    When it comes to cabinet, here's who won — and who lost


    A handful of Liberal cabinet ministers went down in defeat Monday evening — but the bulk are headed back to legislature, whatever that might look...

    A handful of Liberal cabinet ministers went down in defeat Monday evening — but the bulk are headed back to legislature, whatever that might look like.

    Higgs says he will seek to govern as party overcomes challenges

    Higgs says he will seek to govern as party overcomes challenges


    Progressive Conservative Leader Blaine Higgs says he intends to meet with the lieutenant-governor to form the next...

    Progressive Conservative Leader Blaine Higgs says he intends to meet with the lieutenant-governor to form the next government.

    Liberals hang on to most of north, but lose a minister

    Liberals hang on to most of north, but lose a minister


    Riding results for northern New Brunswick, where the Liberals did well, though they lost a cabinet minister to the...

    Riding results for northern New Brunswick, where the Liberals did well, though they lost a cabinet minister to the PCs.

    Moncton region keeps Liberal, PC mix as Sackville goes Green

    Moncton region keeps Liberal, PC mix as Sackville goes Green


    Eight incumbents were re-elected for PCs and Liberals around Moncton while the Green Party wins a seat in...

    Eight incumbents were re-elected for PCs and Liberals around Moncton while the Green Party wins a seat in Memramcook-Tantramar.

    New Brunswick voters send 11 female MLAs to legislature

    New Brunswick voters send 11 female MLAs to legislature


    New Brunswick now has 11 female MLAs out of the 49 ridings — a bump from last election four years...

    New Brunswick now has 11 female MLAs out of the 49 ridings — a bump from last election four years ago.

    Tory wave sweeps across Saint John region as PCs win 9 seats

    Tory wave sweeps across Saint John region as PCs win 9 seats


    The Greater Saint John region was painted bright Tory blue on Monday. Progressive Conservatives were elected in all but one of 10 ridings in the...

    The Greater Saint John region was painted bright Tory blue on Monday. Progressive Conservatives were elected in all but one of 10 ridings in the area.

    Fredericton area awash in colours as 4 parties send MLAs to legislature

    Fredericton area awash in colours as 4 parties send MLAs to legislature


    Find out what's happened in these central New Brunswick ridings: Fredericton-Grand Lake, Fredericton South, Fredericton North, Fredericton York, Fredericton West- Hanwell, Oromocto-Lincoln-Fredericton, Gagetown-Petitcodiac, New Maryland-Sunbury and...

    Find out what's happened in these central New Brunswick ridings: Fredericton-Grand Lake, Fredericton South, Fredericton North, Fredericton York, Fredericton West- Hanwell, Oromocto-Lincoln-Fredericton, Gagetown-Petitcodiac, New Maryland-Sunbury and Carleton-York.

    NDP leader loses in Saint John Harbour as party is shut out across province

    NDP leader loses in Saint John Harbour as party is shut out across province


    NDP Leader Jennifer McKenzie's hopes of getting the party back to its roots and into the legislature were crushed Monday when she went down to defeat in Saint John...

    NDP Leader Jennifer McKenzie's hopes of getting the party back to its roots and into the legislature were crushed Monday when she went down to defeat in Saint John Harbour.

    Liberals intend to form government, although Tories win more seats

    Liberals intend to form government, although Tories win more seats


    New Brunswick's electoral landscape was thrown into chaos Monday, as both the Progressive Conservatives and the incumbent Liberals hope to form government after the first minority legislature in almost 100...

    New Brunswick's electoral landscape was thrown into chaos Monday, as both the Progressive Conservatives and the incumbent Liberals hope to form government after the first minority legislature in almost 100 years.