A fibreglass plant in Minto is set to close in mid-March, resulting in the loss of 40 direct jobs, its quality assurance inspector says. Reggie Barton, who is also a village councillor, says the vice-president of Canadian operations from the…
The six victims killed in Sunday’s attack on a Quebec City mosque were a professor, a halal butcher shop owner, two cousins from west Africa, a civil servant and a pharmacy assistant. All of them leave behind children. Khaled Belkacemi,…
KABUL -- Two large bombs -- one triggered by a suicide attacker -- exploded near government offices Tuesday, killing at least 38 people and wounding dozens of others in the deadliest Taliban violence in Kabul in months. In southern Afghanistan,…
It's hands-down the most interesting part of the High On Life crew's Great American Road Trip. But since the four young Canadians issued an apology last week for inadvertently disrespecting Yellowstone National Park, their normally active Facebook page has gone strangely…
The five-month-old strike at Covered Bridge Potato Chips in Hartland has come to an end after unionized workers voted in favour of a deal on Tuesday. The two sides reached a collective agreement on Friday after negotiations resumed and then…
Fredericton's Patty Smith is trying to spread the word about hemochromatosis, a medical condition that forces her to have between one and three litres of her blood taken every three months — a process that will continue for the rest of her life. Stroke…
A species of wasp that was thought to be a candidate for the endangered species list has been spotted at Parlee Beach Provincial Park and many other locations along New Brunswick's eastern shore. John Klymko, a New Brunswick-based zoologist, said the kleptoparasitic…
New Brunswick's highest-ranking federal Liberal says the Trudeau government should commit more money to supporting palliative and hospice care once medically assisted death becomes law. Government House Leader Dominic LeBlanc cited Atlantic Canada's first residential hospice as an inspiration for the…
The new Grace House shelter for women in Fredericton is open after a year and a and lot of community help. "It's been a successful end to a long journey," said Warren Maddox executive director of Fredericton Homeless Shelters, which…
The Canadian Armed Forces has released the name of the soldier from Base Gagetown who died Tuesday morning. In a release Wednesday night, he was identified as Corporal Christopher Webster from 5th Canadian Division Support Group Signal Squadron. The Department of National…