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Pedestrian-only downtown a hit with residents as St. John's adapts to pandemic

Pedestrian-only downtown a hit with residents as St. John's adapts to pandemic

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. — Cool temperatures didn't stop hundreds of dog walkers, bikers and diners from flocking to St. John's, N.L.'s main downtown street Wednesday evening.

Two men face second-degree murder charges in May killing of Fredericton man

FREDERICTON — Two men have been charged in connection with a murder in Fredericton this spring. Police were called early on May 2 to the Dr.

Federal government commits funding for N.L. electric vehicle charging network

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. — The federal government is giving a funding boost for a network of electric vehicle charging stations across Newfoundland and Labrador.
Newfoundland and Labrador reports first positive COVID-19 case since May

Newfoundland and Labrador reports first positive COVID-19 case since May

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. — Newfoundland and Labrador has confirmed a new case of COVID-19, the first reported in more than a month.
Chiefs fail to get a deal on racism inquiry following meeting with N.B. premier

Chiefs fail to get a deal on racism inquiry following meeting with N.B. premier

FREDERICTON — Indigenous leaders in New Brunswick say they are losing faith in Premier Blaine Higgs and his provincial government after a second meeting failed to produce an agreement for an inquiry into systemic racism and two recent police shooting
North Atlantic right whales nearing extinction, international nature body says

North Atlantic right whales nearing extinction, international nature body says

OTTAWA — North Atlantic right whales are now considered one step away from complete eradication.
Health officials report new COVID-19 case in New Brunswick related to travel

Health officials report new COVID-19 case in New Brunswick related to travel

FREDERICTON — Public health officials in New Brunswick are reporting one new case of COVID-19 today. The new case involves a person in their 40s in the Fredericton area. They say it is a travel-related case, and the individual is self-isolating. Dr.
P.E.I. health officials say new case of COVID-19 tied to recent cluster

P.E.I. health officials say new case of COVID-19 tied to recent cluster

CHARLOTTETOWN — Prince Edward Island's chief medical officer of health is reporting one new case of COVID-19 that she says is connected to a recent cluster of cases on the Island. Dr.
Cannabis NB reports higher sales and profits in first quarter figures

Cannabis NB reports higher sales and profits in first quarter figures

FREDERICTON — New Brunswick's government-owned cannabis retailer is reporting a profit of 1.4 million dollars during its first quarter this fiscal year. Cannabis NB says total sales for the three-month period ending June 28 were 16.

Irving Oil cutting 250 jobs, six per cent of workforce, due to the economy

SAINT JOHN, N.B. — Irving Oil is cutting its workforce by 250 people or about six per cent in light of the current economic conditions.
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