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N.B. premier urges citizens to take March break precautions for novel coronavirus

N.B. premier urges citizens to take March break precautions for novel coronavirus

FREDERICTON — New Brunswick's premier has issued a statement on the novel coronavirus, asking travellers to the province to monitor themselves and loved ones for symptoms.
Legal experts say injunctions not effective in Indigenous-led land disputes

Legal experts say injunctions not effective in Indigenous-led land disputes

ST. JOHN'S, N.L.
Family tie renewed after bartender helps granny deliver baby in N.B. hotel lobby

Family tie renewed after bartender helps granny deliver baby in N.B. hotel lobby

HANWELL, N.B. — A New Brunswick bartender's role in a tiny girl's sudden birth during a snowstorm has helped rekindle some lost family ties. Monica Storey says just after her shift ended at 10:30 p.m.

N.B. man charged with murder after body found in Sainte-Marie-de-Kent

RICHIBUCTO, N.B. — A 33-year-old man from eastern New Brunswick has been charged with first-degree murder following the death of 67-year-old Elias Bastarache last week in Ste-Marie-de-Kent.

Blowing snow, storm warnings across Newfoundland in latest weather event

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. — Newfoundland was gripped by another winter storm Friday, its 22nd of the season.

Commission promotes awareness after New Brunswickers lose millions to fraud

FREDERICTON — New Brunswickers lost at least 3.5 million dollars to fraud over the past three years according to the province's Financial and Consumer Services Commission.

Hiring for top job at New Brunswick Libraries under fire by Opposition

FREDERICTON — The Opposition Liberals are calling on the New Brunswick government to rescind the hiring of the new executive director of the province's Public Library Service.
Acquittals and dropped criminal charges for group of Muskrat Falls protesters

Acquittals and dropped criminal charges for group of Muskrat Falls protesters

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. — Five people have been cleared of criminal charges after being arrested for demonstrating at the Muskrat Falls dam site in Labrador more than three years ago.

N.B. man lands in jail for 'unrelenting' practice of law without a licence

FREDERICTON — A Fredericton man who describes himself as a community activist committed to helping low-income people was sentenced to 100 days in jail for practising law without a licence Thursday.
New Brunswick maintains position on abortions and Canada Health Act

New Brunswick maintains position on abortions and Canada Health Act

FREDERICTON — The New Brunswick government is standing firm in its position that it is not violating the Canada Health Act by refusing to fund out-of-hospital abortions.
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