New Brunswick Multimedia http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia.html New Brunswick Multimedia Premier concludes trip to Boston http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.03.2017-03-21_01.jpg.html Representatives of New Brunswick’s fish and seafood industry have wrapped up a trade trip to Boston, where the province’s products were featured before more than 20,000 buyers. Premier Brian Gallant, along with Agriculture, Aquaculture and Fisheries Minister Rick Doucet, led several companies in a delegation to Seafood Expo North America, commonly known as the Boston seafood show. From left: Fisheries, Oceans and Canadian Coast Guard Minister Dominic LeBlanc; Canada’s Consul General in Boston David Alward; Gallant and federal Agriculture and Agri-Food Minister Lawrence MacAulay. Tue, 21 March 2017 00:00:00 AST International Francophonie Day http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.03.2017-03-20_02.jpg.html Deputy premier Stephen Horsman raised the flag of La Francophonie at the legislative assembly today in recognition of International Francophonie Day. Mon, 20 March 2017 00:00:00 AST Handbook on family law for newcomers launched http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.03.2017-03-20_01.jpg.html A new resource on family law for newcomers is now available from the Public Legal Education and Information Service of New Brunswick (PLEIS-NB). From left: Clea Ward, president of PLEIS-NB; Deborah Doherty, executive director of PLEIS-NB; deputy premier Stephen Horsman; and Sylvie Nadeau, executive director of the New Brunswick Public Library Service. Mon, 20 March 2017 00:00:00 AST St. Patrick’s Day http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.03.2017-03-17_03.jpg.html Deputy premier Stephen Horsman (left), and Seniors and Long-Term Care Minister Lisa Harris (centre), who is minister responsible for Celtic Affairs, participated in raising the flag of Ireland outside the legislature to mark St. Patrick’s Day. Fri, 17 March 2017 00:00:00 AST National Immunization Poster Contest winners http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.03.2017-03-17_02.jpg.html Premier Brian Gallant and Health Minister Victor Boudreau met with two young New Brunswickers who were winners in Immunize Canada’s 2016 National Immunization Poster Contest. From left: Isabella Quinn, national contest winner; Gallant; Cindy Guan, New Brunswick prize winner; and Boudreau. The contest encourages students to understand the importance of immunization, and also provides a chance for them to submit original works of art reflecting their ideas on immunization. Fri, 17 March 2017 00:00:00 AST Province to participate in Boston seafood show http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.03.2017-03-17_01.jpg.html Several New Brunswick companies will join a delegation led by Premier Brian Gallant and Agriculture, Aquaculture and Fisheries Minister Rick Doucet to participate in North America’s largest seafood show. Doucet recently visited the packing floor at True North Salmon of Black’s Harbour. True North Salmon will be part of the delegation. Fri, 17 March 2017 00:00:00 AST Tourism partnership between maple syrup producers and craft breweries http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.03.2017-03-15_02.jpg.html A new campaign was launched today, pairing New Brunswick’s traditional maple syrup industry with the growing craft beer industry. From left: Stephen Dixon, president of the New Brunswick Craft Brewers Association and owner of Grimross Brewing; Agriculture, Aquaculture and Fisheries Minister Rick Doucet; Louise Poitras, executive director of the New Brunswick Maple Syrup Association; and deputy premier Stephen Horsman. Wed, 15 March 2017 00:00:00 AST Fredericton Downtown Community Health Centre officially opens http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.03.2017-03-14_04.jpg.html The grand opening of the Fredericton Downtown Community Health Centre took place today. From left: Michelle Pittman, RN; Aisha Fahmy, RN; Premier Brian Gallant and Melodie Austin, RN. Tue, 14 March 2017 00:00:00 AST New Chief Electoral Officer sworn in http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.03.2017-03-14_03.jpg.html New Brunswick’s new Chief Electoral Officer, Kim Poffenroth, was officially sworn in during a ceremony held Tuesday morning at the Legislative Assembly of New Brunswick. Poffenroth was appointed a legislative officer by Premier Brian Gallant last December and most recently served as Assistant Deputy Attorney General and Chief Legislative Counsel in the Office of the Attorney General. From left: Chris Collins, Speaker of the Legislative Assembly, and Poffenroth. Tue, 14 March 2017 00:00:00 AST Major repairs to Théâtre Montcalm in Saint-Quentin http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.03.2017-03-14_02.JPG.html A major repair and updating of Théâtre Montcalm in Saint-Quentin will be undertaken thanks to funding from the provincial and federal governments. From left: Restigouche West MLA Gilles LePage; Saint-Quentin Mayor Nicole Somers and Madawaska-Restigouche MP René Arseneault. Tue, 14 March 2017 00:00:00 AST Commonwealth flag raised http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.03.2017-03-14_01.jpg.html Deputy premier Stephen Horsman raised the Commonwealth flag at the legislative assembly on March 13 in recognition of Commonwealth Day. Tue, 14 March 2017 00:00:00 AST Skateboard park for St. Stephen http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.03.2017-03-13_03.jpg.html The Town of St. Stephen and the Kiwanis Club of St. Stephen today unveiled plans for a new skateboard park, thanks to investments by the provincial, federal and municipal governments. From left: New Brunswick Southwest MP Karen Ludwig; Ken McLaughlin, president of the St. Stephen Kiwanis Club; and Tourism, Heritage and Culture Minister John Ames. Mon, 13 March 2017 00:00:00 AST Kings Landing holds 34th annual sugar bush event http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.03.2017-03-13_02.jpg.html Deputy premier Stephen Horsman greeted York-Sunbury Search and Rescue mascot Sammie during the first weekend of the annual sugar bush experience at Kings Landing Historical Settlement. The second weekend of the event is March 18-19. Mon, 13 March 2017 00:00:00 AST March break welding camp http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.03.2017-03-13_01.jpg.html Students in St. Stephen had the opportunity to explore welding, one of the many career options in the trades, this week through a Mind over Metal Camp. From left: Dan Tadic, executive director of the Canadian Welding Association; Tourism, Heritage and Culture Minister John Ames; Robb Wilson, camp instructor and St. Stephen High School teacher. Mon, 13 March 2017 00:00:00 AST More than $500,000 invested in Paquetville Health Centre http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.03.2017-03-10_03.jpg.html The provincial government will invest $522,000 to expand and renovate the Paquetville Health Centre. From left: Caraquet MLA Hédard Albert; Justice and Public Safety Minister Denis Landry; Gilles Lanteigne, CEO of Vitalité Health Network; and Bertrand Godin, village councillor. Fri, 10 March 2017 00:00:00 AST Province welcomes news of Atlantic Fisheries Fund http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.03.2017-03-10_02.jpg.html The provincial government will partner with Fisheries and Oceans Canada on a $325-million Atlantic Fisheries Fund, announced today in Halifax. From left: Fisheries, Oceans and Canadian Coast Guard Minister Dominic LeBlanc; New Brunswick Southwest MP Karen Ludwig and deputy premier Stephen Horsman. Fri, 10 March 2017 00:00:00 AST Tue, 21 March 2017 00:00:00 AST