News Releases - Government of New Brunswick http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/recent_news.html News Releases - Government of New Brunswick en Small hive beetle detected in the province http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.07.1001.html For the first time, the small hive beetle has been found in New Brunswick honeybee colonies. Fri, 21 July 2017 11:16:00 AST Pre-New Brunswick Day celebrations in Miramichi http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.07.1000.html On Saturday, July 22, Miramichi will host the third of five New Brunswick Day celebrations taking place in communities across the province in recognition of Canada 150. Fri, 21 July 2017 09:17:00 AST Education ministers meet in Charlottetown http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.07.0999.html Education and Early Childhood Development Minister Brian Kenny participated in meetings this week in Prince Edward Island with the Council of Ministers of Education, Canada (CMEC). Thu, 20 July 2017 14:01:00 AST Love Shouldn’t Hurt issues call for campaign champions http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.07.0998.html New Brunswickers are encouraged to turn words into actions by becoming champions of Love Shouldn’t Hurt, a provincial campaign aimed at preventing intimate partner violence. Thu, 20 July 2017 12:29:00 AST SEED program underway http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.07.0997.html The Summer Employment Experience Development (SEED) program is underway, with 1,600 students participating. Thu, 20 July 2017 09:00:00 AST Premier meets with counterparts in Alberta http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.07.0996.html Premier Brian Gallant joined his counterparts from across the country in Edmonton this week for the summer meeting of the Council of the Federation. Wed, 19 July 2017 17:10:00 AST Investment in New Maryland infrastructure improvements http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.07.0995.html The provincial government is investing $150,000 in an infrastructure improvement project in New Maryland to commemorate Canada’s 150th anniversary. Wed, 19 July 2017 13:38:00 AST Games of La Francophonie: names of New Brunswick flag-bearers announced http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.07.0993.html Gabriel Robichaud of Dieppe and Samantha Stewart of Fredericton will be the Team Canada-New Brunswick flag-bearers at the opening ceremonies of the 8th Games of La Francophonie, which will be held July 21-30 in Abidjan, Ivory Coast. Wed, 19 July 2017 13:20:00 AST New Brunswick to host 2018 meeting of premiers http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.07.0992.html Canada’s premiers will hold their next summer meeting in New Brunswick. Wed, 19 July 2017 13:04:00 AST New chair of the Premier’s Council on Disabilities http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.07.0990.html Andrew Daley of Green Mountain has been appointed the new chair of the Premier’s Council on Disabilities. Wed, 19 July 2017 10:31:00 AST Investment in pet food manufacturer expansion http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.07.0988.html Investments from the provincial and federal governments are helping Petz International, a producer of pet treats, to expand its facilities. Tue, 18 July 2017 10:30:00 AST Additional firefighters dispatched to British Columbia http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.07.0987.html A second group of New Brunswick firefighters is travelling to British Columbia to help battle forest fires in that province. Tue, 18 July 2017 10:12:00 AST Paving in Lac Baker http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.07.0985.html The provincial government will fund a paving project in the village of Lac Baker this year under the Municipal Designated Highway Program. Mon, 17 July 2017 11:50:00 AST Investment in Hanwell http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.07.0984.html An investment of $150,000 will go toward improvements in Hanwell in celebration of Canada’s 150th anniversary. Mon, 17 July 2017 11:37:00 AST New tourism vision announced for Ministers Island http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.07.0983.html A return to the elegance of the past and the addition of modern amenities are part of a new vision to develop Ministers Island into a world-class tourist destination. Mon, 17 July 2017 11:10:00 AST International Games of La Francophonie: unveiling of Team Canada-New Brunswick http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.07.0982.html The provincial government revealed today the members of the team that will represent New Brunswick at the 8th Games of La Francophonie July 21-30 in Abidjan, Ivory Coast. Mon, 17 July 2017 10:27:00 AST Canadian Francophone Games conclude http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.07.0981.html Closing ceremonies for the seventh Canadian Francophone Games were held July 15 in Dieppe. Awards were given to the winning teams and the Games flag was presented to the region that will host the next Games in 2020. Sun, 16 July 2017 12:49:00 AST Premiers to meet in Alberta http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.07.0980.html Premier Brian Gallant will join his counterparts from across the country in Alberta this week for meetings of the Council of the Federation. Sun, 16 July 2017 09:48:00 AST Investment in new community centre in Haute-Aboujagane http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.07.0979.html The provincial government is investing up to $300,000 in the newly constructed community centre in Haute-Aboujagane, which is part of the rural community of Beaubassin East. Sat, 15 July 2017 11:39:00 AST REVISED / Buy New Brunswick campaign launched http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.07.0977.html The Buy New Brunswick campaign is travelling the province again this year, promoting homegrown foods and beverages. Fri, 14 July 2017 13:10:00 AST Investment in Charlo Airport http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.07.0974.html The provincial government is investing $450,000 to explore business development opportunities for the Charlo Airport. Fri, 14 July 2017 10:48:00 AST Canada 150 investment in Oromocto http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.07.0973.html The provincial government is investing $150,000 in improvements to the Town of Oromocto in celebration of Canada’s 150th anniversary. Fri, 14 July 2017 10:36:00 AST Air quality approval renewed for McCain Foods Ltd. http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.07.0972.html The provincial government will issue a new Class 1 air quality approval for McCain Foods Ltd. for their Grand Falls Frozen Food Plant. Fri, 14 July 2017 08:54:00 AST Pre-New Brunswick Day celebrations in Florenceville-Bristol http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.07.0971.html On Saturday, July 15, the community of Florenceville-Bristol will host the second of five New Brunswick Day celebrations taking place in communities across the province in recognition of Canada 150. Thu, 13 July 2017 17:03:00 AST Road repairs and paving in New Maryland http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.07.0968.html The provincial government and the Village of New Maryland will jointly fund road repairs and paving this year under the Municipal Designated Highway Program. 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