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UNB board votes to strip name from law faculty building over links to slavery

UNB board votes to strip name from law faculty building over links to slavery

FREDERICTON — The board of governors at the University of New Brunswick voted Tuesday to strip George Duncan Ludlow's name from the school's law faculty building in Fredericton because of his connections to slavery and the abuse of Indigenous people.

Two people charged Tuesday with first-degree murder in Fredericton

FREDERICTON — A 20-year-old man and a 21-year old woman have been charged in connection with an alleged homicide in Fredericton.

Public health officials report one new case of COVID-19 in New Brunswick

FREDERICTON — Public health officials are reporting one new case of COVID-19 in New Brunswick. The new case is a person over the age of 90 in the Campbellton region in the north of the province.

Court challenge of Newfoundland and Labrador travel ban to be heard in August

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. — A charter challenge of Newfoundland and Labrador's ban on travel into the province during the COVID-19 pandemic is set to be heard in August.

No new cases of COVID-19 reported on Prince Edward Island on Tuesday

CHARLOTTETOWN — Prince Edward Island is reporting no new cases of COVID-19 on Tuesday. There have been 27 cases on the Island and all have recovered.

P.E.I. legislature set to resume for first time since pandemic began

CHARLOTTETOWN — Members of the Prince Edward Island legislature will meet today for the first session of the house since the COVID-19 pandemic began. They are expected to debate a number of pieces of legislation related to the novel coronavirus.
Mandatory vaccinations among issues for debate in N.B. legislature

Mandatory vaccinations among issues for debate in N.B. legislature

FREDERICTON — Legislation that would make vaccinations mandatory for children in schools and daycares is expected to be up for debate in the coming weeks as the New Brunswick legislature resumes sitting Tuesday.
Newfoundland and Labrador offers $25M to support tourism sector through pandemic

Newfoundland and Labrador offers $25M to support tourism sector through pandemic

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. — The government of Newfoundland and Labrador is launching a $25-million program to support the province's ailing tourism sector.

Newfoundland and Labrador reports no new COVID-19 cases for 18th straight day

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. — Newfoundland and Labrador is approaching three full weeks without detecting a new case of COVID-19. The province reported no new cases on Monday for the 18th day in a row, keeping the provincial total at 260.

No new COVID-19 cases reported in New Brunswick on Sunday

FREDERICTON — New Brunswick reported no new cases of COVID-19 over the weekend. The province has confirmed 121 cases of the illness, with one case still active.
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