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January 18, 2017, by Daniel Cayley-Daoust

On Tuesday morning, Jan, 17, Trudeau continued his cross-Canada tour with a stop in Fredericton for a town hall hosted by the Fredericton Chamber of Commerce and Fredericton riding MP […]

Fredericton buys light-armoured vehicle (LAV) amid concerns over militarization of police force

December 28, 2016, by Tracy Glynn

Fredericton city council’s decision to buy a light-armoured vehicle (LAV) for the Fredericton Police Force has generated a flurry of discussion ...

Private gain, public pain: trouble in New Brunswick Crown forests

December 21, 2016, by Bruce Wark

“We’re being screwed here,” Charles Thériault says from the big pink chair in his straw bale house at Kedgwick River, northeastern New Brunswi ...

NB forest in crisis, provincial government in denial [corrected]

August 15, 2016, by Dallas McQuarrie

A deer biologist who spent 15 years working for the government of New Brunswick says plunging deer populations in the province are part of a larger cr ...

  • Momentum growing to reopen Dorchester prison farm: advocates
    August 10, 2016, by Najat Abdou-McFarland

    Start the Farms Dorchester 2016 is a New Brunswick-based group hoping to reopen the prison farm at Dorchester Penitentiary, a Canadian federal corrections facility located in the village of Dorchester. […]

  • UNB called out for selective sympathy
    April 3, 2016, by Sophie M. Lavoie

    Dr. Jeffery Brown, a professor at UNB Fredericton’s History Department, started an independent petition demanding the university administration change its politics regarding reactions to world events. Started March 30th, the […]