New Brunswick Multimedia http://fetenbday.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia.html New Brunswick Multimedia Investment in Fort La Tour upgrades http://fetenbday.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.06.2018-06-22_03.jpg.html The provincial and federal governments are contributing a combined $875,000 to help upgrade Fort La Tour and enhance the visitor experience at the national historic site. From left: Transportation and Infrastructure Minister Bill Fraser, who is also the minister responsible for the Regional Development Corporation; Saint John Harbour MLA Ed Doherty; Beth Hatt, chair of the Fort La Tour Development Authority; and Saint John-Rothesay MP Wayne Long. Fri, 22 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0300 New Lamèque-Shippagan bridge to be built http://fetenbday.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.06.2018-06-22_02.jpg.html The provincial government has announced that a new bridge will be built to replace the Lamèque-Shippagan bridge. From left: Agriculture, Mines and Rural Affairs Minister Wilfred Roussel; Lamèque Mayor Jules Haché; Premier Brian Gallant; Shippagan Mayor Anita Savoie Robichaud; Marie-Lou Noël, president of the Shippagan Chamber of Commerce; and Sébastien Haché, chair of the Lamèque-Shippagan Bridge Committee. Fri, 22 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0300 Nepisiguit Mi’gmaq Trail recognized as Signature Trail http://fetenbday.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.06.2018-06-22_01.jpg.html The provincial government has recognized the Nepisiguit Mi’gmaq Trail as one of the 11 Signature Trails highlighted in the recently announced Trails Action Plan. From left: Education and Early Childhood Development Minister Brian Kenny; Jason Grant, member of Nepisiguit Mi’gmaq Trail; Janine Daigle, director of Chaleur Tourism; Rod O’Connell, president of Nepisiguit Mi’gmaq Trail; Justice and Public Safety Minister Denis Landry and Bathurst Mayor Paolo Fongemie. Fri, 22 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0300 Drugs, cigarettes, vehicles and firearm seized following joint force operation http://fetenbday.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.06.2018-06-21_02.jpg.html Enforcement officers with the Department of Justice and Public Safety, with assistance from the Edmundston Police Force, conducted highway safety checkpoints in the Edmundston region, resulting in multiple tickets, as well as the seizure of drugs, cigarettes, two vehicles and a firearm. Thu, 21 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0300 Véloroute de la Péninsule acadienne recognized as Signature Trail http://fetenbday.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.06.2018-06-21_01.jpg.html The provincial government has recognized the Véloroute de la Péninsule acadienne as one of the 11 Signature Trails highlighted in the recently announced Trails Action Plan. From left: Raymonde Paulin cyclist; Shippagan Mayor Anita Savoie-Robichaud; Armand Caron, member of the Véloroute Péninsule acadienne; Lamèque Mayor Jules Haché; Ernest Ferguson, president of Véloroute Péninsule acadienne; Agriculture, Mines and Rural Affairs Minister Wilfred Roussel; Serge Dugas, executive director of Véloroute Péninsule acadienne; Barry Spencer, representative of NB Trail and Siméon Chiasson, cyclist. Thu, 21 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0300 Splash pad in Blackville http://fetenbday.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.06.2018-06-19_01.jpg.html The provincial government is investing $35,000 towards the installation of a splash pad in Blackville. From left: Blackville Mayor Christopher Hennessy; and Transportation and Infrastructure Minister Bill Fraser, who is also minister responsible for the Regional Development Corporation. Tue, 19 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0300 Graduates reminded of consequences of impaired driving http://fetenbday.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.06.2018-06-18_01.jpg.html With prom and graduation season approaching, the provincial government reminds young people that driving under the influence of alcohol puts themselves and others at serious risk. From left: Sophie Thériault, student, École Sainte-Anne; deputy premier Stephen Horsman; Danielle Cole, Sandra Clements and Rev. Deborah Ambridge Fisher, Mothers Against Drunk Driving Canada, Greater Fredericton Area Chapter; and Const. Mike Bamford, Fredericton Police Force. Mon, 18 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0300 Fundy ATV Trail Network recognized as a Signature Trail http://fetenbday.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.06.2018-06-15_02.jpg.html The provincial government has recognized the Fundy ATV Trail Network as one of the 11 Signature Trails highlighted in the recently announced Trails Action Plan. From left: Jacques Ouellette, development co-ordinator at New Brunswick All Terrain Vehicle Federation; Jeff Branscombe, president of the Sussex Valley ATV Club; Tourism, Heritage and Culture Minister John Ames; Roger Daigle, president of the New Brunswick All Terrain Vehicle Federation; and Coun. Graham Milner, Town of Sussex. Fri, 15 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0300 Horizon Management Ltd. congratulated on development plans http://fetenbday.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.06.2018-06-15_01.jpg.html Premier Brian Gallant recognized the contribution Horizon Management Ltd. continues to make to the local economy as the company outlined details of a future 72-hectare (180-acre) development in Saint John. From left: Gallant and Troy Northrup, company developer. Fri, 15 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0300 Investment in repair of Saint John North Market Wharf http://fetenbday.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.06.2018-06-14_01.jpg.html The provincial government is investing $75,000 in the refurbishment of the Saint John North Market Wharf. From left: Stephany Peterson, arts and culture director of the North Market Wharf Cultural Association; Saint John Harbour MLA Ed Doherty; and Tourism, Heritage and Culture Minister John Ames. Thu, 14 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0300 Wolastoq Valley Trail recognized as one of 11 Signature Trails http://fetenbday.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.06.2018-06-12_01.jpg.html The provincial government has recognized the Wolastoq Valley Trail as one of the 11 Signature Trails highlighted in the recently announced Trails Action Plan. From left: Ross Antworth, general manager of the New Brunswick Federation of Snowmobile Clubs; Environment and Local Government Minister Andrew Harvey; Poul Jorgensen, executive director of the New Brunswick Trails Council; and Carolyn MacKay, member of the Trans Canada Trail’s board of directors. Tue, 12 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0300 Construction to begin on new École Arc-en-ciel in Oromocto http://fetenbday.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.06.2018-06-11_02.jpg.html Construction will begin shortly on a new school that will replace École Arc-en-ciel. From left: Claude Paulin, president of the parent school support committee; Willy Wilondja, member of the Francophone sud school district education council; student council members Alyssa Roy, Sarah-Maude Bélanger, Aiden Bérubé and Kyra Lustig; deputy premier Stephen Horsman; and school principal Tammy Akerly-Cyr. Mon, 11 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0300 Aéroport de la Péninsule to upgrade airstrip and lighting with $1.2-million investment http://fetenbday.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.06.2018-06-09_01.JPG.html An investment of $1.2 million will go toward improvements at the Aéroport de la Péninsule. From left: Justice and Public Safety Minister Denis Landry; Acadie-Bathurst MP Serge Cormier; and Agriculture, Mines and Rural Affairs Minister Wilfred Roussel. Sat, 09 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0300 Miramichi sport and tourism infrastructure funded http://fetenbday.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.06.2018-06-08_02.jpg.html The provincial government is investing $425,000 into four sports and tourism-related infrastructure projects in Miramichi. From left: Kent North MLA Bertrand LeBlanc; Miramichi Mayor Adam Lordon; Seniors and Long-Term Care Minister Lisa Harris and Transportation and Infrastructure Minister Bill Fraser. Fri, 08 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0300 Perth-Andover company expanding operations http://fetenbday.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.06.2018-06-08_01.jpg.html Atlantic Potato Distributors is expanding its operation in Perth-Andover, creating up to 10 full-time jobs with support from the provincial and federal governments. From left: Nancy Handscome, past president; co-owner and CEO Mark Handscome; Premier Brian Gallant; Environment and Local Government Minister Andrew Harvey; Tobique-Mactaquac MP T.J. Harvey; and Yves Maillet, vice-president of business growth at Opportunities NB. Fri, 08 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0300 Madawaska Trail recognized as one of 11 Signature Trails http://fetenbday.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.06.2018-06-07_01.jpg.html The provincial government has recognized the Madawaska Trail as one of the 11 Signature Trails highlighted in the recently announced Trails Action Plan. From left: Luc Michaud, founding president of Vélo Edmundston; Edmundston Mayor Cyrille Simard; Economic Development Minister Francine Landry; Marc-André Martin, program manager of Sprockets; and Denis Dionne, president of Vélo Edmundston. Thu, 07 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0300 Fri, 22 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0300