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  • Liberal leader says he’s not satisfied with government response to Arthur

    Jason Chevrier 1


    New Brunswick Liberal leader Brian Gallant says he’s not satisfied with the way the Alward government responded to the latest storm to hit the province.

    Thousands of New Brunswickers lost power when post-tropical storm Arthur hit the Maritimes on July 5 and many were still without electricity this week.

  • An uprooted tree in King's Square in Saint John as a result of post-tropical Storm Arthur which hit the region July 5, 2014

    New Brunswick businesses tallying Arthur costs

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    HAMPTON, N.B.- As N-B Power crews continue their work to restore electricity to customers affected by post-tropical storm
    Arthur, many businesses across New Brunswick are adding up the costs of the outage.

  • Alward not to push for official review into NB Power’s storm response

    Alison Clements 0

    SAINT JOHN, N.B. – Premier David Alward is not interested in an official review into NB Power’s response to post-tropical storm Arthur right now.

  • Most customers now back on line following post-tropical storm Arthur

    Andrew Cromwell 0

    FREDERICTON, N.B.- NB Power has reached one of its key goals regarding power restoration following post-tropical storm Arthur.

  • NB Power says it’s open to a review on storm response

    Andrew Cromwell 0

    FREDERICTON, N.B.- NB Power spokesman Brent Staeben says line crews are working as quickly and safely as they can to bring everyone back on line in the province.

  • Thousands still without power nine days after post-tropical storm Arthur

    Andrew Cromwell 0

    FREDERICTON, N.B.- Post tropical storm Arthur blew into New Brunswick nine days ago and at the start of the day more than five thousand NB Power customers were still without electricity.

  • Clean-up from Post-Tropical Storm Arthur expected to take at least a month

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    The Director of Emergency Measures Services in Fredericton Wayne Tallon estimates that up to 2000 thousand trees in that region were uprooted or damaged by the storm.

  • Arthur leaves thousands in the dark in New Brunswick

    Andrew Cromwell 0


    FREDERICTON, N.B.- Help is on the way for the tens of thousands of New Brunswickers left without power as a result of post-tropical storm Arthur,the most damaging storm in the history of NB Power.

  • Greater Moncton escapes the wrath of Post-Tropical Storm Arthur

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    There was heavy rain and high winds, but it was nothing compared to what was being felt in other areas of New Brunswick.

  • Arthur expected to hit New Brunswick on Saturday

    Andrew Cromwell 0

    HALIFAX, N.S.- Hurricane Arthur continues to make its way up the east coast and southern New Brunswick remains in its path.

  • Family Literacy Festival set for today in Moncton

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    The Festival is being held from 11am to 2pm today at Edith Cavell School in Moncton

  • New natural playground for Riverview

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    The natural playground on Rebecca Avenue places more emphasis on creative play.

  • Retirees from defunct paper mill in Northern NB to see pension increase

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    Members of the Legislature returned for a special one-day session to pass the amendments.

  • Motorcycle crash sends man to hospital

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    A man suffered undetermined injuries, but they did not appear to be life threatening.

  • Codiac RCMP Memorial Golf Tournament being held today

    Staff 0


    It’s a full house for today’s Codiac RCMP Memorial Golf Tournament at Royal Oaks Golf Club.

  • Man serving life for second-degree murder flees Quebec prison

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    LAVAL, Que. – Police in Quebec are hunting for a convicted murderer who escaped from a prison in Laval, north of Montreal, early Tuesday. Robert Gaudette was discovered missing during a head count at the Federal Training Centre, which is listed as both a minimum and medium security facility. The Correctional Service of Canada immediately

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  • A person dressed as Elmo shakes hands with a pedestrian in Times Square on Monday, July 28, 2014 in New York. New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said Monday that he believes the people wearing character costumes in Times Square should be licensed and regulated. Dozens of people dressed as kids’ favorites like Elmo, Cookie Monster and Batman stand near 42nd Street and pose for photos with tourists in exchange for money. De Blasio said the practice has “gone too far.” A man dressed as Spider-man was arrested Saturday, July 28, 2014, after punching a police officer who told him to stop harassing tourists. The City Council is working on legislation that would require the characters to get a city-approved license. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

    Ticket me Elmo? NYC mulls law for costumed characters demanding tips for photos with tourists

    Verena Dobnik, The Associated Press 0


    NEW YORK, N.Y. – New York City officials are turning up the heat on Elmo, Cookie Monster and Statues of Liberty impersonators — Times Square costumed characters who often demand money for posing in photos with tourists. The city wants to rein in a summertime spike in badly behaving characters, such as the Spider-Man accused

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  • Sand Fire evacuees Doc Bassett, and his neighbor Bev Matson take care of his dog Sophie while waiting for fire updates from officials at the evacuation center in Shingle Springs, Calif., on Monday, July 28, 2014. (AP Photo/Steve Yeater)

    Progress reported on 2 California wildfires that prompted evacuations

    Fenit Nirappil And Sudhin Thanawala, The Associated Press 0


    SHINGLE SPRINGS, Calif. – Fire crews gained ground Tuesday on two of the largest wildfires in California, lifting evacuation orders for about half the homes in the path of a blaze in Yosemite National Park and redeploying firefighters battling another fire in the Sierra Nevada foothills east of Sacramento. The fire in the foothills, which

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  • Palestinians collect body parts in a classroom at Abu Hussein U.N. school in Jebaliya refugee camp, northern Gaza Strip, hit by an Israeli strike, Wednesday, July 30, 2014. A Palestinian health official says 13 people were killed after tank shells hit the U.N.-run school where hundreds of Palestinians had taken refuge from Israeli attacks. Adnan Abu Hasna, a spokesman for a U.N. aid agency, says tank shells hit the U.N. school around 4:30 a.m. (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis)

    Palestinian health official says 13 killed after tank shells hit UN school in Gaza

    Karin Laub, The Associated Press and Karin Laub And Peter Enav, The Associated Press 0


    GAZA, Palestinian Territories – A Palestinian health official says 13 people were killed after tank shells hit a U.N. school in Gaza where hundreds of Palestinians had taken refuge from Israeli attacks. Gaza health official Ashraf al-Kidra said another 40 Palestinians were wounded in the shelling early Wednesday. Adnan Abu Hasna, a spokesman for a

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  • FILE - In this May 8, 2014 file photo, visitors walk under the logo of Toyota Motor Corp. at its gallery in Tokyo. Toyota remains No. 1 in global vehicles sales after the first six months of this year, followed by Volkswagen which bumped General Motors out of second place as the U.S. automaker grapples with a recall scandal. Japan's Toyota Motor Corp. announced Wednesday, July 30, 2014 that January-June global sales totaled 5.097 million vehicles, up nearly 4 percent from a year earlier. (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara, File)

    Toyota remains No. 1, at top in global vehicle sales after first 6 months, beating VW and GM

    Yuri Kageyama, The Associated Press 0


    TOKYO – Toyota remains No. 1 in global vehicles sales after the first six months of this year, followed by Volkswagen which bumped General Motors out of second place as the U.S. automaker grapples with a recall scandal. Japan’s Toyota Motor Corp. announced Wednesday that January-June global sales totalled 5.097 million vehicles, up nearly 4

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