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Canadian food prices are expected to jump between three and five percent next year according to a report from Dalhousie University which means the average Canadian family could see their food bills...

Post date: December 08, 2016

Lots of us are worried about money.The 2016 Sun Life Financial Canadian Health Index finds 29 per cent of Canadians are distracted at work because of their financial situation.The top 3 reasons that...

Post date: December 08, 2016

It's not really robust growth but the Conference Board is predicting economic growth nonetheless over the next two years in New Brunswick, averaging 1.4 per cent.According to its provincial...

Post date: December 08, 2016

The Premiers gather in Ottawa tomorrow to talk about a climate change plan with Prime Minister Trudeau.The province's climate action plan includes carbon pricing but the specifics have not been...

Post date: December 08, 2016

The Trudeau Government is being called on by a Senate committee to do more to help Syrian refugees get on their feet.Senator Jim Munson says there should be more federal funding for language training...

Post date: December 08, 2016

The provincial Liberals are still doing well in terms of popular support according to the latest poll from Corporate Research Associates.The Liberals are supported by 53 per cent of those people who...

Post date: December 08, 2016

A man on Sandy Point Road has told Police he was defrauded after answering an ad on Kijiji.The ad was placed by someone in Moncton who was selling three snow plows.The Saint John man paid a deposit...

Post date: December 08, 2016

Human rights icon Viola Desmond is going to be the first Canadian woman featured on a Canadian bill.  Her portrait will be on a new $10 bank note, expected in late 2018, according to the Bank of...

Post date: December 08, 2016

It's the kind of news you really need to hear during the holidays. Courtney Shaw and Jeret Wentworth, of Back Bay, NB, say the bone marrow transplant for their nine year old son, Zackary Shaw,...

Post date: December 08, 2016

A bit of price shock at the pumps after the weekly setting..... The maximum price of self serve regular is up by almost 5 cents a litre and could be had in Saint John early this morning for just over...

Post date: December 08, 2016

The New York Yankees have signed lefthanded reliever Aroldis Chapman to a five-year, $86 million deal. The Yankees also signed free agent outfielder Matt Holliday who played for the St. Louis...

Post date: December 08, 2016

RCMP in New Brunswick set up 133 checkstops and checked more than 6,000 vehicles last Saturday which was National Impaired Driving Enforcement Day.On December 3rd, 18 drivers were arrested for...

Post date: December 07, 2016

The New Brunswick Pharmacists' Association believes the Gallant government's new drug information system for health care professionals is a good start but more work is needed.The system...

Post date: December 07, 2016

Any donation you make to the Cherry Brook Zoo will not go towards their legal costs.The Zoo's Executive Director Martha McDevitt is addressing concerns from Deputy Mayor Shirley MacAlary about...

Post date: December 07, 2016

The Gallant government has released its climate change action plan which includes such things as phasing out coal, a price on carbon and caps on greenhouse gas emissions and putting in place a...

Post date: December 07, 2016

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