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QMJHL Roundup: Bennett MacArthur, Riley Kidney lead Titan to 7-5 playoff win

SAINT JOHN, N.B. — Bennett MacArthur had two goals and an assist and Riley Kidney added a goal and three helpers as the Acadie-Bathurst Titan downed the Saint John Sea Dogs 7-5 on Thursday in the 2021 President's Cup Series.
New Brunswick premier encourages people to obey health rules and to get vaccinated

New Brunswick premier encourages people to obey health rules and to get vaccinated

FREDERICTON — The premier of New Brunswick says he's disappointed to hear some people are still not following public health restrictions more than a year into the pandemic.
P.E.I. getting more than 47,000 extra doses of the Pfizer vaccine in May and June

P.E.I. getting more than 47,000 extra doses of the Pfizer vaccine in May and June

CHARLOTTETOWN — Prince Edward Island says it will receive double the number it expected of Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccines in May and June. Chief medical officer of health Dr.
New rules would allow N.L. to cut bonuses at provincial energy corporation Nalcor

New rules would allow N.L. to cut bonuses at provincial energy corporation Nalcor

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. — Newfoundland and Labrador is proposing new rules that would end the big bonuses regularly paid to executives at provincial corporation Nalcor Energy.
Health officials in New Brunswick report 34th COVID-19-related death in the province

Health officials in New Brunswick report 34th COVID-19-related death in the province

FREDERICTON — New Brunswick is confirming its 34th COVID-19-related death: a person in their 60s in the Saint John region. Chief medical officer of health Dr. Jennifer Russell is reporting seven new cases of COVID-19 today.

QMJHL Roundup: Sea Dogs down Wildcats to open round-robin playoffs

SAINT JOHN, N.B. — Jeremie Poirier and Riley Bezeau each had a goal and an assist as the Saint John Sea Dogs opened up the 2021 President's Cup Series with a 6-2 win over the Moncton Wildcats on Tuesday.
New Brunswick reports first case of 'rare blood clot' related to AstraZeneca vaccine

New Brunswick reports first case of 'rare blood clot' related to AstraZeneca vaccine

FREDERICTON — New Brunswick confirmed on Tuesday a first case in the province a patient experiencing blood clots after receiving the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine.

Moncton city councillor won't be sanctioned for abusive comments made online

MONCTON, N.B. — City council in Moncton, N.B. has decided not to impose sanctions on an elected member despite a violation of the city's code of conduct. An investigation was launched last month into comments Coun.
N.L. sending health-care help to Ontario, rest of Atlantic Canada mulling it over

N.L. sending health-care help to Ontario, rest of Atlantic Canada mulling it over

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. — After requests from Ottawa, Atlantic Canadian provinces are looking at how they might help Ontario as a deadly, record-breaking third wave threatens to overrun the province's health-care system.
'It's tough': Edmundston area remains COVID-19 hot spot in New Brunswick

'It's tough': Edmundston area remains COVID-19 hot spot in New Brunswick

FREDERICTON — Edmundston, N.B., deputy mayor Eric Marquis says the number of new cases reported each day in his region is depressing, but that residents are optimistic the numbers will begin to drop soon.
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