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The province's not-so-rosy financial picture is cause for concern for the province's Auditor General.In her latest report, Kim MacPherson says her main concerns include the continuing deficit...

Post date: June 12, 2018

A new working committee has been announced to address the shortcomings in mental health and addiction services in provincial jails highlighted by the Auditor General.The working committee will be...

Post date: June 12, 2018

Inmates in New Brunswick jails have an 'unacceptable' lack of addiction and mental health services according to the latest report by the province's Auditor General.Kim MacPherson has...

Post date: June 12, 2018

The emerging Cannabis industry in Canada and in 60 other countries around the world looking to decriminalize or legalize it means data must be compiled.The keynote speaker to start day two of the...

Post date: June 12, 2018

We still don't know when recreational marijuana will be legalized, but that doesn't concern the general manager of cannabis at NB Liquor.Lara Wood spoke as part of a panel on Monday at the...

Post date: June 12, 2018

The Saint John father of a missing man is feeling 'a weight lifted off' his heart after a phone call from Calgary police that his son has been found alive."It was just that phone call...

Post date: June 12, 2018

A study shows that most Canadian men are not taking care of themselves with an alarming 72 percent found to be unhealthy.Conducted by the Canadian Men's Health Foundation, spokesperson Cassondra...

Post date: June 11, 2018

The provincial government is rolling out a campaign promoting awareness of the health risks of marijuana weeks before recreational legalization is expected to take effect.New Brunswick Health...

Post date: June 11, 2018

The CEO of Opportunities NB says the province has some big opportunities in the cannabis industry over the next several years.Stephen Lund was part of a panel at the World Cannabis Congress in...

Post date: June 11, 2018

As the idea of toking up legally in Canada approaches reality — the chair for the Canadian task force on cannabis legalization is stressing the importance of all the industry players '...

Post date: June 11, 2018

One of Saint John's bigger contact centres is growing.   The TD Insurance contact centre on Rothesay Avenue plans to create 250 jobs over the next seven years because of a partnership...

Post date: June 11, 2018

"The phone rings and you're jumping almost every time because you're hoping ya know."That is George Naves of Saint John describing how his family is dealing with the disappearance...

Post date: June 11, 2018

It was a busy weekend for Saint John police who made an arrest after the windows of a vehicle were smashed out with a crowbar in what looks to be a case of road rage.At 10:30 pm Saturday officers met...

Post date: June 11, 2018

Hundreds of female riders will travel New Brunswick's roads and highways this Saturday, as a part of this years Backroad Ball.This event attracts female motorcycle enthusiasts from across the...

Post date: June 11, 2018

In an effort to promote literacy in New Brunswick, youth are encouraged to register for the 2018 Summer Reading Club.Registration is now underway for the free program that is held in June, July and...

Post date: June 11, 2018

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