Category Archives: Health & Lifestyle

New chair of the Premier’s Council on Disabilities

New chair of the Premier’s Council on Disabilities

Andrew Daley of Green Mountain has been appointed the new chair of the Premier’s Council on Disabilities. “The council makes an important contribution to improving the lives of persons with a disability and I am honoured to be appointed chair of the Premier’s Council on Disabilities,” said Daley. “The next three years will be a… Read more »

Nominations sought for New Brunswick Human Rights Award

Nominations sought for New Brunswick Human Rights Award

Nominations are being sought for the 30th annual New Brunswick Human Rights Award. The deadline is August 1st. The New Brunswick Human Rights Commission established the award to recognize outstanding effort, achievement or leadership on a volunteer basis by individuals or organizations in the promotion of equality and human rights in the province. Read more »






Miramichi Fishing Report for Thursday, July 13, 2017

Miramichi Fishing Report for Thursday, July 13, 2017

MIRAMICHI — Once again this week, there is a slight improvement in the number of fish coming into the system, but still no great run. However, if slow and steady wins the race, we’ll take it. One concern is the striped bass which are spreading further and further up the river systems than ever before. Read more »






Miramichi Fishing Report for Thursday, July 6, 2017

Miramichi Fishing Report for Thursday, July 6, 2017

The Coalition for Better Salmon Management, (CBSM), has put out a press release calling on DFO to reinstate Grilse harvest tags for the balance of the 2017 salmon fishing season. The press release can be viewed on its website at salmonnb.com MIRAMICHI — Numbers of fish in the Miramichi system continue to improve slightly. Read more »






War Amps Key Tag Service

War Amps Key Tag Service

by Justin Belliveau, War Amps Regional Representative, New Brunswick Most of us don’t realize how valuable our car keys are until we lose them. With remote starters and built-in unlock systems, keys are not as simple or cheap as they used to be, with many owners paying hundreds of dollars in replacement fees. But for more… Read more »

Miramichi Fishing Report for Thursday, June 15, 2017

Miramichi Fishing Report for Thursday, June 15, 2017

MIRAMICHI — With the ides of June upon us, there are salmon making their way into the river systems as we prepare for the summer season. Striped bass have just about finished spawning and are now dispersing into the Gulf of St. Lawrence rivers and bays. The black flies and mosquitoes are in full swing. Read more »






Perth-Andover hospital upgrades begin

Perth-Andover hospital upgrades begin

A sod-turning ceremony was held to mark the official beginning of a project to restore, preserve and protect critical infrastructure at the Hotel-Dieu of St. Joseph Hospital in Perth-Andover. “Your government knows how important access to good-quality health care is to New Brunswickers,” said Health Minister Victor Boudreau. “This project will ensure the Hotel-Dieu of… Read more »

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