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With a week to go before recreational cannabis becomes legal, RCMP have released their substance use policy.Employees in safety-sensitive positions cannot use non-medicinal cannabis 28 days prior to...

Post date: October 10, 2018

It's a deja vu of sorts and not a good one. A day after an explosion at the Irving Oil refinery, there was a much smaller event on the west side of the port at the American Iron and Metal...

Post date: October 10, 2018

More than two million Florida residents have voluntarily left their homes, or have been forced out by Hurricane Michael.It is forecast to be the most destructive storm to ever hit the Florida...

Post date: October 10, 2018

Alain Guay of Shippagan, NB is Atlantic Canada’s newest millionaire thanks to a $1,000,000 win on Ultra!Check out his #AtlanticWin story: https://t.co/57CbDK4QSy pic.twitter.com/qvVhp9GZuR...

Post date: October 10, 2018

Saint John council is calling for a "comprehensive after-event review" of Monday's explosion at the Irving Oil Refinery.At Tuesday night's meeting, council agreed to send a letter...

Post date: October 09, 2018

Irving Pulp and Paper has pleaded guilty to three counts of effluent discharge from its west side pulp mill into the Saint John River.In a statement on Tuesday, the company said it will pay a $3.5-...

Post date: October 09, 2018

Fuel prices are expected to rise slightly this week but a senior petroleum analyst doesn't think the explosion on Monday at the Irving Oil refinery is to blame - at least not yet anyway.Dan...

Post date: October 09, 2018

The Liberals are still in power but will that continue once the provincial legislature resumes sitting later this month?Progressive Conservative leader Blaine Higgs says his party is ready to form...

Post date: October 09, 2018

Saint John police arresting a 27-year-old man today who was previously on the lam since the end of July.James Halleran was arrested about 3:30 pm today in the MacLaren Boulevard area and City police...

Post date: October 09, 2018

Need to go to the emergency room at your local hospital, but hate the wait times?  The creators of a new website, are hoping they can help.Queue is a way for low priority cases to determine how...

Post date: October 09, 2018

Flu vaccinations are now available across the province.They are free to groups including the elderly, the very young, and those with weakened immune systems or other chronic health conditions....

Post date: October 09, 2018

Irving Oil providing an update on Twitter regarding the explosion on Monday.It says they can confirm the refinery as a whole is safe and the specific site of the incident is isolated and contained.As...

Post date: October 09, 2018

If you are a Partridge hunter in New Brunswick, a UNB researcher wants to hear from you.Douglas Munn is conducting a study to find out if Ruffed Grouse and Spruce Grouse, commonly called partridge...

Post date: October 09, 2018

Fighting a refinery fire isn't an easy one, due to burning fuel, and black smoke.Dieppe Fire Chief Conrad Landry says he isn't an expert in the oil refinery, but if you look at any fire...

Post date: October 09, 2018

A Senior Petroleum Analyst says it could be a few days before we know whether or not this explosion will have any effect on fuel prices.Dan McTeague with Gasbuddy.com says as of Monday afternoon,...

Post date: October 09, 2018

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