Ruling Liberals probe cuts their PC predecessors didn't make in 2014

The cuts were ordered by the Progressive Conservative government of David Alward but fell victim to what current PC Opposition Leader Blaine Higgs says were...

LePage wants to develop a new gas pipeline from Quebec

LePage's energy office is in contact with the consulate, which currently is led by David Alward, a former New Brunswick premier. LePage supported Alward's attempts...

Wedding bells to chime for NB premier in intimate ceremony next month

It's not often Canadians get a look at the personal lives of politicians, but with a wedding day approaching, New Brunswick Premier Brian Gallant and...

Brian Gallant sympathizes with pipeline company after 'twists and turns'

Clarity and viability are two key ingredients TransCanada needs to go ahead with its Energy East pipeline application, New Brunswick Premier Brian Gallant said Monday.

Former health ministers speak out on privatization of extramural nursing

"It's a system that works well, people have confidence in it, people trust it," said Flemming, Progressive Conservative MLA for Rothesay and a health minister...

Brian Gallant drops 3 senior ministers in cabinet shuffle

With the next provincial election roughly a year away, Premier Brian Gallant has announced a major cabinet shuffle that has seen three senior ministers step...

Brian Gallant Says Military Will Be Deployed To Help With NB Ice Storm

New Brunswick Premier Brian Gallant says soldiers will help clean up after a severe ice storm. (Photo: Canadian Press). Gallant says discussions of cost have...

Former NDP leader Dominic Cardy joins PCs as strategic issues director

Early in Higgs's tenure as former premier David Alward's finance minister, Cardy suggested he should resign for "rubber-stamping … irresponsible spending decisions" by the PC...

State of the Province: Premier Brian Gallant touts economy, health, education

Tue, Dec 20: New Brunswick Premier Brian Gallant says 2016 has a year of difficult decisions like increasing H.S.T. and upholding and moratorium on hydraulic...

Gallant government silent on federal claims for cost overruns at Point Lepreau

In the spring of 2014, two years into the lawsuit, Gallant regularly called on then-Premier David Alward to provide updates on the compensation issue and...

Man charged with threatening Brian Gallant will get psychological assessment

A Moncton-area man charged with threatening Premier Brian Gallant was released from custody Wednesday but was ordered to stay away from the premier and to...

'Soaring economy' touted by province in $360K ad campaign

Brian Gallant was a fierce critic of advertising campaigns on the economy launched by the former PC government of David Alward, condemning the campaigns as...

Ex-deputy justice minister 'missing,' suspended by law society

Choukri left the government position after Lord's Progressive Conservatives lost the 2006 election. In 2010, the Progressive Conservative government of David Alward appointed Choukri as...

Ex-Progressive Conservative MLA Dr. Jim Parrott mourned

Former premier David Alward welcomed Parrott back into the Tory caucus in April 2014. He was defeated in the 2014 election by Liberal Rick Doucet.

Brian Gallant calls for more tolerance of bilingualism

Times ColonistPremier Brian Gallant has delivered a forceful and personal defence of official bilingualism, the latest move in a public-relations blitz by his government as...

Brian Gallant's government endures 2 years of money struggles

As the Gallant government approached the second anniversary of its provincial election win this month it found itself running afoul of Auditor General Kim MacPherson.

Brian Gallant defends decisions on ferry cuts, economic growth

Premier Brian Gallant fielded questions on Tuesday morning from New Brunswickers on Information Morning Saint John on topics ranging from health care to economic growth.

FOOTBALL: Morrisville's Braedon Alward is optimistic

“My brother David played for Morrisville and I've been playing football for about 10 years now. I started with the Bucks County Bears and then...

Tory leadership hopefuls strut their stuff at first forum

The Progressive Conservative Party hosted its first public forum on Sunday that allowed six of the leadership contestants to outline their visions for the province...

Government cottage in Cavendish shrouded in secrecy

CAVENDISH - Tucked away in the Prince Edward Island National Park in Cavendish, among the cottages and cabins used by vacationers, lies a secret government...

Rencontre SANB-Brian Gallant: les langues officielles à l'ordre du jour

(Abonnement) (Abonnement)La SANB a rendez-vous avec Brian Gallant, à Edmundston, le mardi 23 août. L'organisme de défense des droits des francophones à l'habitude de...

Cour suprême: Brian Gallant se range dans le camp Trudeau

(Abonnement) (Abonnement)Brian Gallant, ici aux côtés de Dominic LeBlanc, a préféré ne pas critiquer le nouveau mode de sélection des juges à la Cour...

LMC Preview: Rayders chase district three-peat as Rams, Ramblers and Red Devils look to improve

Significant graduation losses mean that the Rams are rolling out a young team this season, but a talented crop of JV players and some key...

Brian Gallant en tournée de consultations avec les dirigeants locaux

(Abonnement) (Abonnement)Le premier ministre, Brian Gallant, entame cette semaine une tournée provinciale. Lui et ses conseillers partent à la rencontre des dirigeants locaux afin...

Brian Gallant launches 12 regional meetings to focus on economy ...

Premier Brian Gallant will be meeting with regional leaders in northern New Brunswick today as part of a 12-stop, province-wide tour seeking input on the ...Premier...

Brian Gallant tiendra 12 rencontres économiques

(Abonnement) (Abonnement)Le premier ministre du Nouveau-Brunswick, Brian Gallant, tiendra 12 rencontres économiques régionales au cours des prochaines semaines. Il s'entretiendra notamment avec des maires...

Edmundston mayor questions Energy East pipeline route

CBC.ca - New ...CBC.caThe mayor of Edmundston says the National Energy Board hearings on the Energy East pipeline have left him with several unanswered questions...

@Kady's Watchlist for Aug. 15 – The PM is back on the clock and headed your way, Corner Brook!

... a soccer match alongside area MP Ken McDonald before making his way to Caraquet to join New Brunswick Premier Brian Gallant, Canadian Heritage Minister...

Today in history: Aug. 14

In 1945, President Harry S. Truman announced that Imperial Japan had surrendered unconditionally, ending World War II. In 1951, newspaper publisher William Randolph Hearst, 88,...

New inductees take their place in Racing Hall of Fame

Ridden by Calvin Borel and Brian Hernandez, Jr. Racing Record, 2008 – 2010: 19 starts, 13 wins, 5 seconds. ... He bred American champions Gallant...

Backmans made memories, history together

When the family returned to Giscome, Ron started high school in Prince George and in order to do that he had to stay in the...

Kevin Vickers' son and other constables credited for saving Miramichi woman's life

"One of our members climbed up onto the railing and secured her as best he could until the other member arrived,” says Deputy Chief Brian...

N.B. Climate Change Committee to hold public hearings this month

... expert presenters shared their thoughts with the committee which is made up of MLAs from all parties in the legislature. The committee will compile...

TransCanada stresses pipeline safety as Energy East hearings start

The project, however, has been backed by New Brunswick Premier Brian Gallant's Liberal government. Gallant has travelled to other provinces to discuss his support for...

Florida Panthers: Glace Bay's Logan Shaw Ready For The Big Leagues

That still hasn't been the case, and what I saw instead was Quinton Howden leaving to Winnipeg, Al Montoya leave to Montreal, Brian Campbell to...

New England clean energy sector creates opportunity for NB companies

Former New Brunswick premier David Alward, Canada's consul general to New England, says there are opportunities for Atlantic Canada in the clean energy sector in...

Season Preview: Three questions with Panthers blog Litter Box Cats

Kulikov, like Gudbranson, had become a trusted, go-to defenseman for coach Gerard Gallant, and suddenly he was gone as well. The rumors had begun to...

NB Tories announce convention theme, co-chairs

Under the banner 'It's a new day,' the PCs will meet on Oct. 21 and 22 to elect a leader to take the reins from...

N.B. premier wants surgery program at Charlotte County Hospital ...

Premier Brian Gallant will attempt to "push" Horizon Health Network toward keeping the surgery program open at Charlotte County Hospital. Horizon announced ...N.B. government will work...

10 names added to Order of New Brunswick

"These New Brunswickers have done great things for our economy and our social fabric," said Premier Brian Gallant in a news release. "Congratulations to each...

See who was arrested July 21-July 27

This report is gathered from arrest logs at Tippecanoe County Jail. A listing does not presume a conviction or guilt. Arresting agencies identified as TCPD,...

An end of July look at where the revamped Florida Panthers currently stand

Brian Campbell played 1827 minutes over his 82 games (952 more minutes), as he averaged 22:17 TOI per-game. There are ... Gerard Gallant could literally...

Kay Ann Clayton, 76, of Wilmington, NC

She is survived by her husband of 42 years, Wm. David Clayton of Wilmington, N.C.; four children, Cindy Poteat of Wilmington, N.C., Terry Barnhill of...

Real estate transactions April 2016

(blog)3281 Lower Mountain Rd., Barbara W. and Andrea L. Wilson and Andrea L. and David G. Orphanides to Brian T. Parker and John P.

Port Saint John signs lease with DP World for west side terminal

- CBCCBC.caPort Saint John has signed a long-term lease agreement with DP World for the operation of the west side container terminal, the largest...

Blake Shelton Scheduled For Interview, Performance On "Late Night With Seth Meyers"

Blake Shelton Scheduled For Interview, Performance On "Late Night With Seth Meyers"Wednesday, August 3: Guests Jonah Hill, Jonathan Franzen and musical guest Gallant. Mary Timony...

Pictou County delegation visits Boston

A group from Pictou County recently met with Consul General David Alward in Boston. From left are Pictou County Warden Ron Baillie, New Glasgow Mayor...

Official selections announced for film festival

The El Dorado Film Festival has grown from a few movies in the 50-year old South Arkansas Arts Centers to relocating to the Stars Cinema...

Monday's Sports Transactions

ELMIRA JACKALS — Named David Leger coach. FLORIDA EVERBLADES — Agreed to terms with F Matt Berry. ... AMERICAN ATHLETIC CONFERENCE — Named Bill Potter...

Mike Murphy says Gallant government's free tuition program is 'more Donald Trump than it is Louis Robichaud'

In April, Premier Brian Gallant announced the provincial government would set up bursaries for university and college students coming from families with a household income...