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The executive director of the Cherry Brook Zoo is feeling very proud of her staff these days.The zoo's national animal welfare accreditation was recently renewed for another five years by Canada...

Post date: September 23, 2018

Residents in Saint John Harbour will have a brand new MLA no matter who wins Monday's provincial election.Liberal MLA Dr. Ed Doherty has retired from politics after nine years in the legislature....

Post date: September 23, 2018

An estimated eight Canadians will be diagnosed with multiple myeloma today, but many have never heard of it.Sarah McCaustlin knew nothing about the rare cancer, which attacks plasma cells in the bone...

Post date: September 23, 2018

Will Cannabis NB be prepared when recreational cannabis becomes legal in just over three weeks?In an email to our newsroom, a spokesperson for NB Liquor — which will operate Cannabis NB...

Post date: September 23, 2018

After 32 days of announcements, promises, and policy reveals, Election Day has arrived in New Brunswick.Polls are open from 10 until 8, and all employers are obligated to give voters three...

Post date: September 23, 2018

Home sales are down slightly in Saint John but still trending above average, according to new numbers from the Saint John Real Estate Board.Dave Cochrane of Re/Max says 227 units were sold in August...

Post date: September 23, 2018

The Saint John Airport has set a new all-time record for total monthly passengers.A total of 31,856 people flew via the airport in August — an increase of 17 per cent compared to the same month...

Post date: September 23, 2018

In the majors:Thomas Pannone allowed just two runs over six-and-two-third innings as the Blue Jays downed Tampa Bay 5-2.Elsewhere, Boston fell to Cleveland 5-4 and the Yankees edged Baltimore 3-2....

Post date: September 23, 2018

The Saint John Sea Dogs opened the regular season with a nail-biting 5-4 overtime loss to the number one-ranked Halifax Mooseheads.Halifax scored a pair of goals early in the first, but goals by...

Post date: September 22, 2018

The September equinox, otherwise known as Autumn or fall depending on what you prefer to call it will arrive at 10:54 tonight.It's the season of change with leaves turning colour and falling off...

Post date: September 22, 2018

In the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League:The Saint John Sea Dogs opened the regular season with a nail-biting 5-4 overtime loss to the number one-ranked Halifax Mooseheads.Brady Burns, Robbier Burt,...

Post date: September 22, 2018

A pedestrian is in hospital with serious injuries after being hit by a vehicle on Ellerdale Street in Saint John.Brian Wilson, a platoon chief with the Saint John Fire Department, said the crash...

Post date: September 22, 2018

**Updated at 12:10 p.m. on Saturday, September 22**Thousands of homes and businesses are without power after high winds roared through the province late Friday into Saturday, knocking trees onto...

Post date: September 22, 2018

A unique gift for the Sweet Caroline Foundation in the form of an anonymous donation of $44,444 and 44 cents.The foundation created in memory of Caroline Lorette who died in 2014 from a severe food...

Post date: September 21, 2018

According to a newly released study, Statistics Canada is estimating 7.1 million Canadians will be buying cannabis after legalization of recreational use on October 17th.5.4 million of those users...

Post date: September 21, 2018

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