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Concerns over food safety delay venison donation to New Brunswick food bank

Concerns over food safety delay venison donation to New Brunswick food bank

SAINT ANDREWS, N.B. — A pilot project that would have seen venison from a hunt of so-called nuisance deer go to low-income families in southwestern New Brunswick is on hold while health officials ensure the meat is safe to consume.
'Fluid' situation in St. John's, N.L., nearing a week under state of emergency

'Fluid' situation in St. John's, N.L., nearing a week under state of emergency

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. — Commercial flights resumed in and out of St. John's, N.L., on Wednesday, one sign of normalcy returning to life in eastern Newfoundland as the region continues to dig itself out from last week's record-breaking blizzard.
New Brunswick group concerned with salmon numbers in Miramichi River

New Brunswick group concerned with salmon numbers in Miramichi River

FREDERICTON — A conservation group is calling for immediate action to address what it's calling "a dramatic decline" of Atlantic salmon in New Brunswick's Miramichi River.
CFL to stage Toronto-Saskatchewan regular-season contest in Halifax

CFL to stage Toronto-Saskatchewan regular-season contest in Halifax

The CFL is returning to Halifax. A CFL source says the league will announce Thursday it will stage a regular-season game between the Toronto Argonauts and Saskatchewan Roughriders in the Nova Scotia capital.
Lineups form outside grocery stores in St. John's, N.L., on 5th day of emergency

Lineups form outside grocery stores in St. John's, N.L., on 5th day of emergency

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. — Emptying kitchen cupboards were restocked in St. John's, N.L., on Tuesday, as residents lined up at grocery stores open for the first time since last week's massive blizzard.
N.B. minister unconcerned by online threats over mandatory vaccination law

N.B. minister unconcerned by online threats over mandatory vaccination law

FREDERICTON — New Brunswick's education minister is brushing off threats he says have been directed at him and his family as the result of his efforts to bring in mandatory vaccinations for children in the province.
Soldiers trade rifles for snow shovels to help dig out St. John's

Soldiers trade rifles for snow shovels to help dig out St. John's

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. — Military personnel armed with shovels spread out across St. John's, N.L., Monday in response to calls from people still struggling to dig out from last week's unprecedented snowfall.
Armed Forces and neighbours pitch in to help snow bound Newfoundlanders dig out

Armed Forces and neighbours pitch in to help snow bound Newfoundlanders dig out

ST. JOHN'S, N.L.
Eastern Newfoundland reeling, search paused for missing man after blizzard

Eastern Newfoundland reeling, search paused for missing man after blizzard

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. — Eastern Newfoundland struggled Saturday to remove record-breaking snowdrifts and searchers combed through a wooded area for a missing man following a blizzard that paralyzed much of the Avalon peninsula. Christina Smith, 60, a St.
'Unprecedented' blizzard prompts state of emergency in St. John's, N.L.

'Unprecedented' blizzard prompts state of emergency in St. John's, N.L.

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. — Newfoundland and Labrador's capital shut down on Friday as blizzard conditions descended on the city and residents prepared for an intense storm expected to last until Saturday. The City of St.
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