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The school may have officially opened its doors last week but Ecole Champlain in Moncton's east end is already getting close to capacity.The K-8 school now has 780 students and the Francophone...

Post date: October 16, 2017

It's official! St. Stephen Middle School will get their rainbow crosswalk. A special Town Council meeting was called to hold the vote over the proposed crosswalk. The decision was a 4-2 vote,...

Post date: October 16, 2017

A sod-turning ceremony with federal and provincial officials has officially kicked off construction to modernize and upgrade Greater Moncton's wastewater treatment plant.Funding is now in place...

Post date: October 16, 2017

Building permits in Moncton continued to rise in the third quarter that ended September 30th.The value came in at $63.1 million and that compares to $37.7 million during the same period last year.The...

Post date: October 16, 2017
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Vandals targeted Francophone South school buses over the weekend.Ten buses from the school district were vandalized overnight from Friday to Saturday, while parked in a lot on Halifax Street in...

Post date: October 16, 2017

If you are feeling a little bit under the weather lately, you're not alone.It's the time of year, when some people begin showing symptoms of the flu.Pharmacist Scott Cameron says the flu...

Post date: October 16, 2017

The cost of tobacco far outweighs the amount of tax collected according to a new report released by the Conference Board of Canada.It estimates in 2012, tobacco use cost the economy $16.2-billion in...

Post date: October 16, 2017

Moncton City Councillors will meet tonight, but first this afternoon, a special public meeting will be held.It is to deliberate the 2018 Capital Budget.The special meeting will get underway at 2:30pm...

Post date: October 16, 2017

The proposed rainbow crosswalk may be small, but it has had wide reaching effects in Bordertown. Pride St. Stephen is organizing its first ever Pride Parade today, meeting at 3:30pm at the former...

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More and more homes are making sure they have smoke detectors to alert them if a fire breaks out.But Moncton Division Chief of Fire Prevention Charles Leblanc says they find a lot of the detectors...

Post date: October 16, 2017

New Brunswick's Premier is now a married man.Brian Gallant announced his engagement in March.On Twitter over the weekend, he tweeted, "This beautiful Fall weekend, I got married to the most...

Post date: October 16, 2017

The Canadian Network of Public Health Associations would like the chief medical health officer have more independence in New Brunswick and operate more like the auditor-general does at arm's...

Post date: October 16, 2017

WorkSafe NB has announced the 2018 assessment rate under the Firefighters' Compensation Act at $515 per active firefighter beginning in January.That represents a 25% drop from $690 per active...

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A Toronto woman is facing charges in connection with the death of a 63-year old Riverview woman earlier this month.28-year old Erin Wright was arrested last week, and is now facing several charges,...

Post date: October 15, 2017

19 brand new buses are hitting the streets of the tri-community with funding contributions from all three levels of government totalling almost 9.7 million dollars.Codiac Transpo General Manager...

Post date: October 15, 2017

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