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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...

RCMP say no charges concerning use of NB government fishing lodge

The guest lists eventually revealed that attendees included then-premier David Alward, his political staff and members of the Progressive Conservative Party. Then in July, the...

NB fracking study helps keep industry on long-term hold: opposition

The issue dominated the early days of the provincial election campaign in 2014, with former premier David Alward launching his campaign in front of a...

Brian Gallant debates Energy Easy pipeline with Montreal mayor

New Brunswick Premier Brian Gallant went head-to-head with the Montreal Mayor Dennis Coderre on Thursday over the Energy East pipeline. Gallant appeared on Tout le...

NB Progressive Conservatives to choose new leader in October

Bruce Fitch has been the party's interim leader since David Alward stepped down after the 2014 provincial election. Brian Macdonald, who's currently the MLA for...

First contender enters leadership race for NB Progressive Conservatives

FREDERICTON -- The race for the leadership of the Progressive Conservative party in New Brunswick has its first candidate. Brian Macdonald, the member for the...

Year-end interviews with Maritime premiers produce consistent theme

New Brunswick Premier Brian Gallant's four-line holiday message found on the government website is brief and to the point. "(New Brunswickers) are fortunate to be...

NB premier looking forward after a year in office

Gallant's Liberals toppled David Alward's Tories last year on Sept. 22 – but it wasn't until early the next morning that election results became final.

NB premier credits government plan for job creation at call centre

When David Alward was premier not long ago, he stood at the same location, delivering a similar speech on job creation. But Gallant insisted his...

NB premier calls October byelection to fill vacant Carleton seat

FREDERICTON -- A byelection will be held Oct. 5 in the New Brunswick riding of Carleton to fill the seat left vacant by the resignation...

NB Tories call on premier to set date for byelection in vacant riding

FREDERICTON -- New Brunswick's Opposition Progressive Conservatives are calling on Premier Brian Gallant to call a byelection in the riding of Carleton. The riding has...

Amid 'damning' statistics, Gallant addresses Saint John business group formed ...

The issue of poverty in Saint John was in the spotlight Monday, when a business group formed to deal with the problem invited Premier Brian...

Despite fracking moratorium, New Brunswick open to energy projects as ...

Despite slapping a moratorium on fracking in New Brunswick, Premier Brian Gallant says his government is very supportive of energy projects in the province as...

Despite fracking moratorium, 'we're very much for energy projects': NB premier

Despite slapping a moratorium on fracking in New Brunswick, Premier Brian Gallant says his government is very supportive of energy projects in the province as...

Elections NB scrapping vote-counting software after election night delays

22, in the provincial general election that ousted then-Premier David Alward, a software problem caused inaccurate data to flow from Elections New Brunswick to its...

Elections NB scrapping vote-counting software behind election day delays

22, in the provincial general election that ousted then-Premier David Alward, a software problem caused inaccurate data to flow from Elections New Brunswick to its...

NB government orders third-party review of fishing lodge concerns

... Moncton Times and Transcript alleged in a column that one editor visited the lodge in July 2013 and, along with another editor, tried to...

NB's new premier to oilpatch: support for Energy East has not wavered

CBC.ca ... away if there's a change in government, people will wonder what positions have stayed the same and if there have been some positions that...

NB premier heading to Alberta to discuss Energy East Pipeline

Former premiers David Alward and Alison Redford made similar trips to each other's provinces when they were in office in support of the project. If...

Brian Gallant making cabinet choices in advance of new Liberal government

FREDERICTON _ Brian Gallant is promising a smaller cabinet when he is sworn-in as New Brunswick's 33rd premier on Tuesday, adding to the difficulty of...

Soon-to-be NB premier Brian Gallant promises smaller cabinet

FREDERICTON -- Brian Gallant is promising a smaller cabinet when he is sworn-in as New Brunswick's 33rd premier on Tuesday, adding to the difficulty of...

David Alward steps down as New Brunswick Tory leader

FREDERICTON -- Progressive Conservative Leader David Alward conceded defeat Tuesday in the New Brunswick election and is stepping down as leader of the party. Liberal...

NB election campaign promises focus on jobs, health

FREDERICTON -- New Brunswick Premier David Alward says greater emphasis on innovation will create jobs in the province. Campaigning in Moncton today, Alward repeated his...

NB Premier David Alward spends the night in hospital

MONCTON, N.B. -- New Brunswick Premier David Alward spent the night in a Moncton hospital after becoming ill with flu-like symptoms. A spokeswoman for the...

NB Tories propose tourism marketing fund to draw visitors

SAINT JOHN, N.B. -- New Brunswick Premier David Alward says he will create a fund to help attract more visitors to the province if his...

Alward continues talks about job creation, energy sector

OROMOCTO, N.B. - New Brunswick's Progressive Conservative Party continues to talk about its plans to create jobs in the energy and natural resource sectors in...

NB Premier David Alward promises to build oil, gas, mining training centre

SAINT JOHN – Premier David Alward has announced that if elected for a second term, his government will create a new oil, gas and mining...

Gallant says Liberals have a plan to keep young people in New Brunswick

MONCTON, N.B. - New Brunswick's Liberal leader says he would introduce a youth employment fund in hopes of stopping the flow of young people from...

Gallant says Liberals have plan to encourage young people to work in NB

Globalnews.ca MONCTON, N.B. - New Brunswick's Liberal leader says he would introduce a youth employment fund in hopes of stopping the flow of young people from...

NB Premier David Alward officially becomes an election candidate

CARLETON, N.B. – Incumbent New Brunswick Premier David Alward has officially become a candidate in this year's election. Even though each candidate has been campaigning...

New Brunswick Conservatives promise to boost pay for seasonal workers

CARAQUET, N.B. -- Topping up seasonal workers' hourly pay is the most recent campaign promise from New Brunswick Premier David Alward, made during Day 4...

Liberal leader promises family doctor for every New Brunswicker by 2018

FREDERICTON -- Liberal Leader Brian Gallant says every New Brunswicker would have access to a family doctor by 2018 if his party is elected to...

Party leaders hit the road as election campaign kicks off in NB

After weeks of unofficial campaigning, the New Brunswick election is finally on, officially. Premier David Alward boarded his campaign bus Thursday and made several stops...

NB Liberal leader hypocritical on energy, Premier David Alward says

PENOBSQUIS, N.B. -- Premier David Alward strove to clearly set apart his position on energy from that of his main rival as the New Brunswick...

NB Premier David Alward banks on natural resources as election begins

FREDERICTON -- David Alward is counting on voters to back his plan to develop New Brunswick's natural resources as a path to prosperity when the...

It will take six years to balance New Brunswick's books: Liberal leader

FREDERICTON -- New Brunswick's Liberal leader says he would balance the provincial budget and begin repaying debt in six years if his party wins next...

First Nations chiefs challenge New Brunswick's forestry plan in court

New Brunswick Premier David Alward planned to meet with all of the province's First Nations' chiefs on Monday, but the meeting was cancelled after the...

NB legislature to dissolve Thursday ahead of Sept. 22 election

FREDERICTON -- Jobs and the economy will be the top issues of New Brunswick's election campaign, Premier David Alward said Monday after the province's lieutenant-governor...

NB premier to meet with lieutenant-governor to dissolve legislature

FREDERICTON -- New Brunswick Premier David Alward is scheduled to meet with the province's lieutenant-governor today to dissolve the legislative assembly ahead of next month's...

Jobs, economy the top issues of New Brunswick election, premier says

Liberal Opposition Leader Brian Gallant agreed that the main issue of the campaign will be jobs, but he said Alward has been too fixated on...

Moncton's new high school not ready for September

At the end of April, Premier David Alward was confident the school would open in September 2014. Liberal MLA Chris Collins says there are still...

NB Liberals promise tax changes, richest would get new rate

FREDERICTON - The New Brunswick Liberals say if elected next month, they would boost revenue by $63 million a year by rescinding a business tax...

New Brunswick Liberals promise tax changes, richest would get new rate

FREDERICTON - The New Brunswick Liberals say if elected next month, they would boost revenue by $63 million a year by rescinding a business tax...

Job creation, shale gas expected to be hot topics on NB campaign trail

The official start of the New Brunswick election campaign is more than a week away, but Premier David Alward and Liberal Leader Brian Gallant are...

Moncton residents, RCMP, first responders honoured for actions during shootings

Premier David Alward was one of many dignitaries who attended the ceremony. “You look at what has taken place over the last two months now,...

Roch Voisine, Ivan Hicks among Order of New Brunswick recipients

The Order of New Brunswick has 10 new recipients. Singer Roch Voisine, fiddler Ivan Hicks and writer and salmon conservationist Wayne Curtis are among the...

New link between Maine and New Brunswick officially open

“We just have to look behind us to see the state of the old bridge,” says New Brunswick Premier David Alward. “It's certainly, it's still...

Moncton charity golf tournament remembers fallen RCMP officers

Participants include Mayor George LeBlanc, Premier David Alward, Assistant Commissioner Roger Brown and Superintendent Marlene Snowman. The golfing portion of the event is expected to...

Pension deal for mill workers in NB

This was not a decision of government. We're certainly pleased to be able to support it,” says Premier David Alward. Politicians will meet for a...

Task force appointed to examine NB exotic animal laws

New Brunswick Premier David Alward said he was pleased the task force had been announced. He said it could not have been announced sooner because...