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Language hot issue among party leaders at New Brunswick election roundtable

Language hot issue among party leaders at New Brunswick election roundtable

FREDERICTON — Bilingualism in New Brunswick emerged as a top issue as party leaders squared off Thursday evening in their final televised exchange ahead of Monday's provincial election.

Prince Edward Island RCMP charge man with nine offences after patrol car rammed

CHARLOTTETOWN — The Mounties in Prince Edward Island have laid charges against a 54-year-old man after one of their patrol vehicles was repeatedly rammed while on duty in Cornwall.

N.L. driving teacher caught taking bribes in undercover sting could face jail

HAPPY VALLEY-GOOSE BAY, N.L. — A driving instructor working for the Newfoundland and Labrador government is facing possible jail time after he was caught taking a bribe in an undercover police operation.

New Brunswick reports new case of COVID-19 in resident visiting Quebec

FREDERICTON — New Brunswick is reporting one new case of COVID-19. Public health officials say the individual who contracted the virus is a resident of the provincial health zone that includes the Edmundston region.
Newfoundland and Labrador's Liberal government to table 2020 budget Sept. 30

Newfoundland and Labrador's Liberal government to table 2020 budget Sept. 30

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. — Newfoundland and Labrador will see its first budget under newly installed Premier Andrew Furey at the end of the month, the province's finance minister announced Thursday.

Calgary's Cavalry FC beat Pacific FC 3-1 at CPL's Island Games

CHARLOTTETOWN — Calgary's Cavalry FC earned the first win of the second round of the Canadian Premier League's 2020 season on Wednesday, taking a 3-1 victory over Pacific FC of Langford, B.C.
Health care and education big issues as New Brunswick party leaders debate

Health care and education big issues as New Brunswick party leaders debate

FREDERICTON — New Brunswick's party leaders clashed on how to address health care services, education and economic development in a televised debate Wednesday night.
Husky asks for government investment while reviewing West White Rose project

Husky asks for government investment while reviewing West White Rose project

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. — Husky Energy Inc. is asking the federal government and the province of Newfoundland and Labrador to make a "direct investment" in its partly completed $2.2-billion West White Rose offshore oil project.
Third party in New Brunswick loses candidate due to online comments

Third party in New Brunswick loses candidate due to online comments

FREDERICTON — Another political party in New Brunswick has dropped a candidate for next week's provincial election because of past comments made online.
RCMP not charging former N.L. cabinet minister for leak of police promotion list

RCMP not charging former N.L. cabinet minister for leak of police promotion list

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. — Police have ruled out charges against a former Newfoundland and Labrador cabinet minister and a Royal Newfoundland Constabulary officer over the leak of a police promotion list before it was seen by the executive council.
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