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Wage equality in Canada would be good for the economy according to a new report from the McKinsey Global Institute. It warns progress has stalled over the past 20 years and, at current rates, gender...

Post date: June 21, 2017

The deaths of two more children, who were in care, have been investigated with the Child Death Review Committee making more recommendations.The Social Development Department is being called on to...

Post date: June 21, 2017

The Social Development critic for the provincial Conservatives is calling for the Auditor-General's recommendations on government contracts be adopted. This follows her criticism of a $13 million...

Post date: June 21, 2017

A proposed model for the legalization of recreational marijuana in New Brunswick has been released and calls for a Crown corporation model to regulate and sell cannabis in the province.The working...

Post date: June 21, 2017

It's hard to buy groceries and catch up on bills when you don't have power. That's why the Volunteer Centre of Charlotte County is putting out the emergency call for food items, after some...

Post date: June 21, 2017

In the Majors, the Boston Red Sox have moved into first place in the American League East with an 8-3 win over Kansas City. Chris Sale almost pitched a complete game as he won his 9th victory of the...

Post date: June 21, 2017

Summer officially arrived in New Brunswick at 1:24 this morning.This will be the longest day of the year at 15 hours and 46 minutes in Moncton and 15 hours and 39 minutes in Saint John.Unfortunately...

Post date: June 20, 2017

A senior petroleum analyst believes gas and diesel prices will drop again this week in New BrunswickAs the summer driving season gets underway, Dan McTeague with Gasbuddy.com believes gas prices will...

Post date: June 20, 2017

RCMP are looking for the public's help in tracking down a stolen ATV.Police say it was taken from a home in Zealand sometime between May 21 and June 1. Zealand is about a 30 minute drive west of...

Post date: June 20, 2017

There is a severe thunderstorm watch in place for the Woodstock and Carleton County area and the Garnd Falls and Victoria County area.Environment Canada says conditions are right for severe...

Post date: June 20, 2017

Lots of moving experiences for students and adults from Charlotte county on the Beaches and Battlefield's tour of Europe in April.A St. George history teacher put it together and a key event was...

Post date: June 20, 2017

It was described at the time by local author George Stewart in his 1877 book as a fire that 'raged with overwhelming violence, carrying in its wake everything that came before it.'140 years...

Post date: June 20, 2017

The province and NB Power are making progress in reducing greenhouse gas emissions according to Auditor-General Kim MacPherson and the 2020 target is expected to be reached.MacPherson is still...

Post date: June 20, 2017

Auditor-General Kim MacPherson is scathing in her review of a $13 million dollar contract handed out by the provincial Social Development Department.She has called it inappropriate procurement,...

Post date: June 20, 2017

Almost half of us are expected to be diagnosed with cancer in our lifetimes with one in four dying from the disease.The Canadian Cancer Society reports the five year survival rate for cancer has...

Post date: June 20, 2017

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