Premiers discuss health care funding at national meeting in Yukon

New Brunswick Premier Brian Gallant was making his case for special increases in health care funding for the province at a premiers' meeting in Whitehorse...

John Williamson: New Brunswick said it needed higher taxes to fix its books. Now it's spending it all

Since 2005, spending has fallen in just two fiscal years; by two per cent in 2011, PC premier David Alward's first budget, and by one...

News of Record for Wednesday, July 20, 2016

... Joshua W. Edwards, Enterprise, and Kiera M. Streeter, Orange City; Gregory S. Phillips and Harold S. Channell, Port Orange; Rhonda S. Clark and David...

Kirsten Pelletier named Morning Sentinel Softball Player of Year

Messalonskee's Kirsten Pelletier is Morning Sentinel Softball Player of the Year. David Leaming/Morning Sentinel ... Grace Sabine, Emma Hlister; Rangeley: Blayke Morin, Maddison Egan; Richmond:...

MS SOFTBALL PLAYER OF THE YEAR: Kirsten Pelletier, Messalonskee - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

Kennebec Journal & Morning SentinelMS SOFTBALL PLAYER OF THE YEAR: Kirsten Pelletier, MessalonskeeKennebec Journal & Morning SentinelMessalonskee's Kirsten Pelletier is Morning Sentinel Softball Player of...

Mendoza improves to 14-0 after unanimous decision

On what was billed the “Young Guns” card, it was only appropriate a bullet would win. It wasn't that easy for this bullet, Brian “La...

LaFevers captures Fireweed 400 cycling championship

... 10:52:55; 13) Bud Kuenzli / Samuel York / Bill Britt / Carl Erdmann, 11:23:21; 14) Austin Cunningham / Andy Kirk / Eric Johnson /,...

Government silence on LNG tax break repeal ends

The provincial government notified the City of Saint John Thursday that it is continuing to consult about Saint John's request to repeal the Canadaport LNG...

The Irvings' media monopoly and its consequences

BNI's ombudsman, Patricia Graham, embarked on an internal investigation, and discovered even more shocking information: that together Hogan and Guy had successfully lobbied an official...

How the Irvings intimidate their critics

In 2014, New Brunswick was gripped by a political controversy over the Conservative David Alward government's decision to sign a controversial forestry agreement with J.D.

Brian Gallant rencontre le ministre de la Défense Harjit Singh Sajjan

(Abonnement) (Abonnement)Le premier ministre du Nouveau-Brunswick Brian Gallant s'entretiendra lundi avec le ministre de la Défense nationale, Harjit Singh Sajjan, à Fredericton. Au cours...

Brian Gallant grilled on jobs, budget cuts in live interview

Premier Brian Gallant was pushed to explain why his government cut back in several sectors and how he plans to jolt the province's flagging economy...

Gallant's draft jobs plan has 'high-growth' entrepreneurs, think tank

It also says Premier Brian Gallant's Jobs Board will help develop economic development plans and goals for every government department, even those that don't seem...

Playing hardball the J.D. Irving Way

In 2012, the Tory government of David Alward introduced a new forestry strategy which preserved habitats for wildlife, held the line on allowable cut for...

Cathy Rogers won't have same clout as former finance ministers

Higgs, the finance minister for four years in the Progressive Conservative government of David Alward, said control over spending is a key part of the...

Council appropriates $1 million for fire hall improvements

With council members David Lewis and Van Dyke opposed, the substitute version passed 4-2. On the motion to accept Reynolds' amendment, the motion tied 3-3,...

Brad Wall, Brian Gallant discuss proposed Energy East pipeline benefits

“It's important for us to keep going to different areas of the country and to our respective provinces to talk about how we think this...

Canadian consul general talks trade, border security in Caribou

“We are closest trading partners, the closest allies, and, quite literally, we are friends and neighbors,” Consul General David Alward told members of the Central...

Canadian consul general talks trade, border security in Caribou

“We are closest trading partners, the closest allies, and, quite literally, we are friends and neighbors,” Consul General David Alward told members of the Central...

Centre naval: les libéraux blâment David Alward et Paul Robichaud

(Abonnement) (Abonnement)Ses critiques visent particulièrement l'ancien premier ministre David Alward et l'ancien vice-premier ministre, Paul Robichaud. «Il y a plusieurs items là-dedans (dans l'entente)...

Lucas prevails in playoff to win 44th Redding Pro-Am

Redding's Jarod Abraham (69) and David Carr (71) tied for fourth with a 211, Kyle Hansen was sixth (72, 212) and Santa Rosa's Jason Schmuhl...

NB vigils organized for victims of Orlando massacre

As recently as two years ago, the Gay Straight Alliance at Leo Hayes High School in Fredericton was not allowed to fly the Pride flag,...

Groupe Océan given generous concessions under previous PC government

A Quebec shipbuilding company received generous concessions approved by the PC government of David Alward in return for setting up shop at a shipyard in...

Brian Gallant's Liberals jump in latest CRA poll

Brian Gallant saw a jump in support for his Liberals and his government despite being mired in several controversies in recent weeks, according to the...

Brian Gallant's new Celtic affairs cabinet post blasted as 'bizarre'

New Brunswick Premier Brian Gallant's decision to add a Celtic affairs minister to his cabinet has been described as "bizarre" and "laughable" by critics. The...

What have the Irvings done to New Brunswick?

Queries to discuss the Irvings with recent premiers, including David Alward, Shawn Graham, Camille Thériault, Frank McKenna, Bernard Lord, along with the current government of...

Full list of Brian Gallant's new cabinet

Backbenchers Lisa Harris and John Ames were added to Brian Gallant's cabinet in shuffle. CBC News Posted: Jun 06, 2016 11:37 AM AT Last Updated:...

Brian Gallant set to shuffle cabinet today

CTV NewsBrian Gallant will reveal his mid-term cabinet shuffle Monday. The announcement is scheduled to be made at 11 a.m. CBC News will livestream Gallant's...

Campus news

Rochester: Alyssa Alward, Christina Block, Zachary Ewing, Nathan Musta, Bryce Regimbal, Katrina Schnabel. ... Rochester: Vanessa A. Anderson, Nicole L. Angst, Andrew J. Brown, Lindsey...

New Brunswick To Cover Gender-Confirming Surgery For Transgender People

New Brunswick Premier Brian Gallant responds to a question at a meeting of ministers and premiers in Fredericton, N.B., in a Feb. 10, 2016. (Photo:...

Shrewsbury High School launches class of 2016

Laana Abolebadeh, Gokul Ajith, Nuha T. Ali, Daniel E. Alicandro, Douglas M. Alward, Chad T. Ambrose, Michael S. Anderson, Alec P. Anterni, Sarah J. Arsenault,...

New Brunswick Premier Brian Gallant holds ground on Energy East pipeline

(subscription) (subscription)New Brunswick Premier Brian Gallant remains squarely behind the controversial Energy East pipeline project, despite the virtual elimination of the price difference between...

New Brunswick Fracking Ban To Continue Indefinitely

Arseneault said there was no way the industry could proceed right now because of the situation left by the previous Progressive Conservative government of premier...

Graduates celebrate milestone at Nease 2016 commencement

... Akriti Akhauri, Katherina Albers, Nolan Alexander, Rifa Ali, Alexis Allen, Daniel Allison, Jacob Alward, Karl Anderson, Erin Anderson, Steven Angle, Zoe Areford, Ian Areford,...

LOCAL ROUNDUP: Messalonskee softball remains unbeaten - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

LOCAL ROUNDUP: Messalonskee softball remains unbeatenKennebec Journal & Morning SentinelSydney Ames and Ashley Alward also had two hits for Skowhegan. Sarah Chace and Hunter ...

Brian Gallant et Dwight Ball les moins populaires au pays, contrairement à leurs homologues des Prairies

Brian Gallant n'obtient que 26 % d'appui dans ce sondage. Il en recueillait 33 % il y a trois mois. Le taux d'insatisfaction du premier...

Quinsigamond Community College graduates its largest class ever

Millville: Krestina Alward, Christian Hogue, Ellen Mercer, Nardine Salib. North Brookfield: Courtney Ramsdell. North Grafton: David Bair, Joseph Bradford, Eric Couto, Emiliana Frias, Alan Long,...

MS SOFTBALL NOTEBOOK: Skowhegan jumps into middle of North A race - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

Kennebec Journal & Morning SentinelMS SOFTBALL NOTEBOOK: Skowhegan jumps into middle of North A raceKennebec Journal & Morning SentinelA young Skowhegan softball team confirmed what...

Mi'kmaq First Nations sue New Brunswick over forestry strategy

The chiefs opposed the forest strategy brought in by the Alward government in 2014 which allowed for a 20 per cent increase in the annual...

Brian Gallant urged to push for age-based health funding

The past president of the Canadian Medical Association says Premier Brian Gallant should spend some of his time in Ottawa on Thursday pushing to change...

At the Courthouse 5/7/16

David E. Barrett, 31, 112 N. LaSalle St. Unauthorized use of a financial transaction device, criminal possession of a financial transaction device. Not guilty plea...

Atlantic Potash fails to renew option for Saint John land

Atlantic Potash Corporation has failed to renew its option on land in Saint John's McAllister Industrial Park. The company had originally announced plans to build...

Editorial: Hydropower gets hearing

“It couldn't be any further from the truth,” Canadian Consul-General David Alward said at a Wednesday briefing. “I look at our two countries. We're countries...

NB Premier Brian Gallant's cousins among Fort McMurray wildfire victims

The unfolding catastrophe of the wildfire in Fort McMurray is impacting many Maritime families, even those who hold our highest political offices. Lea and Tony...

Canadian official predicts “excellent competition” for hydropower

Consul General of Canada to New England David Alward hosted a briefing with Rep. Mark Cusack of Braintree for lawmakers and staff on Wednesday where...

Bas-Caraquet shipyard's former CEO won't talk about cash problems

Beaudry was the CEO of the New Brunswick Naval Centre in July 2014, when it signed a memorandum of understanding with the previous PC government...

Massachusetts State House Hosts Armenian Genocide 101st Anniversary Commemoration; Governor Baker, Senator ...

David Rogers whose mother was sick in Philadelphia) led the crowd in the Pledge of Allegiance, and the children of St. Stephen's Armenian Elementary School...

Canadian Blood Services

(subscription) (subscription)In a letter to Premier David Alward — obtained by The Canadian Press — Harper said the federal government's role is “restricted to...

Brian Gallant's Liberals hold wide lead in new MQO poll

Premier Brian Gallant's Liberals are continuing to hold a wide lead over their political rivals, but a new poll is showing underlying discontent in the...

Messalonskee softball rolls past Skowhegan - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

Kennebec Journal & Morning SentinelMessalonskee softball rolls past SkowheganKennebec Journal & Morning SentinelSkowhegan starting pitcher Ashley Alward struck out eight over the first three innings,...