New Brunswick Multimedia http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia.html New Brunswick Multimedia Zone 3 moves to Orange level / Twelve new cases http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2020.11.2020-11-26_01.jpg.html Zone 3 (Fredericton region) moves to Orange level as of midnight tonight under the province’s revised COVID-19 recovery plan. Premier Blaine Higgs participated in today’s media briefing. Thu, 26 Nov 2020 00:00:00 -0400 Three new cases / one household bubble / exposure notifications http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2020.11.2020-11-25_01.jpg.html Public Health reported three new cases of COVID-19. Health Minister Dorothy Shephard participated in today’s media briefing. Wed, 25 Nov 2020 00:00:00 -0400 Five new cases / update on schools and child care in Zone 2 http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2020.11.2020-11-24_01.jpg.html Public Health reported five new cases of COVID-19. Education and Early Childhood Development Minister Dominic Cardy participated in today’s media briefing. Tue, 24 Nov 2020 00:00:00 -0400 Throne speech highlights challenges and successes of past year, with renewed focus on priorities http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2020.11.2020-11-17_01.jpg.html Today’s speech from the throne highlighted the challenges and successes experienced over the past year and focused on the government’s plan to build upon progress made in six priority areas. Lt.-Gov. Brenda Murphy read the speech from the throne on behalf of the government, opening the first session of the 60th legislature. Tue, 17 Nov 2020 00:00:00 -0400 Further broadband upgrades coming to rural New Brunswick http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2020.11.2020-11-13_01.JPG.html Seventy-three thousand rural New Brunswick households will have access to high speed Internet service thanks to an agreement with Xplornet (XCI) to undertake upgrades to the province’s rural broadband. Environment and Climate Change Minister Gary Crossman, who is also minister responsible for the Regional Development Corporation, participated in the announcement today. Fri, 13 Nov 2020 00:00:00 -0400 Breast density information now included in mammogram reports http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2020.11.2020-11-04_04.jpg.html A new provincewide initiative ensures that breast density results are included in mammography reports and in the letters sent to women following routine screening. From left: Health Minister Dorothy Shephard; Kathy Kaufield, a breast cancer survivor from Quispamsis who led a #TellMe #DisMoi breast density notification campaign; and Tourism, Heritage and Culture Minister Tammy Scott-Wallace, who is also minister responsible for Women's Equality. Wed, 04 Nov 2020 00:00:00 -0400 New Brunswick First procurement approach launched to support businesses http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2020.11.2020-11-02_02.jpg.html The New Brunswick First Procurement Strategy and Action Plan was officially launched today as part of the provincial government’s economic recovery and growth plan. From left: Gaétan Thomas, CEO of the Conseil économique du Nouveau-Brunswick; Transportation and Infrastructure Minister Jill Green; and Service New Brunswick Minister Mary Wilson. Mon, 02 Nov 2020 00:00:00 -0400 Declaration signed for Family Violence Prevention Month http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2020.11.2020-11-02_01.jpg.html The provincial government has declared November as Family Violence Prevention Month. The declaration is signed each year to renew the government’s commitment to preventing family violence. From left: Norma Dubé, president of the Fergusson Foundation; Tourism, Heritage and Culture Minister Tammy Scott-Wallace, who is also minister responsible for women’s equality; and Rebecca Francis, executive director of the foundation. Mon, 02 Nov 2020 00:00:00 -0400 Partnership formed to provide students with opportunities for experiential learning, mentorship http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2020.10.2020-10-28_01.jpg.html A new partnership will provide New Brunswick students with increased opportunities for experiential, or real-world, learning and mentorship. The Department of Education and Early Childhood Development has signed a collaboration agreement for the 2020-21 school year with the Atlantic Canada Aerospace and Defence Association. Fredericton-based 3D Planeta is one of several organizations that will be offering experiential learning opportunities through this partnership. From left: Atlantic Canada Aerospace and Defence Association provincial director Lisa Clory; Education and Early Childhood Development Minister Dominic Cardy; and 3D Planeta 3D Generalist Jordan Cameron. Wed, 28 Oct 2020 00:00:00 -0400 Three new cases / Zones 1 and 5 remain Orange / possible school exposure http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2020.10.2020-10-19_01.jpg.html Public Health reported three new cases of COVID-19, all in Zone 5 (Campbellton region). Premier Blaine Higgs participated in today’s media briefing. Mon, 19 Oct 2020 00:00:00 -0400 Six new cases of COVID-19 / Zones 1 and 5 are Orange / Schools in Zone 5 http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2020.10.2020-10-13_01.jpg.html Public Health is reporting six new cases of COVID-19 and declaring an outbreak at Manoir de la Sagesse, a special-care home in Campbellton. Dr. Jennifer Russell, chief medical officer of health, participated in today’s media briefing. Tue, 13 Oct 2020 00:00:00 -0400 New Brunswickers encouraged to get their free flu shot this year http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2020.10.2020-10-08_04.jpg.html New Brunswickers are encouraged to get their free flu shot to stay healthy and reduce hospitalizations this flu season. Health Minister Dorothy Shephard recently received her flu shot from pharmacist Ryan Quinn at the Shoppers Drug Mart at King's Place Mall in Fredericton. Thu, 08 Oct 2020 00:00:00 -0400 New work of art installed at Mount Carleton Lodge http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2020.10.2020-10-08_01.jpg.html The Place We Gather, a work of art created by Indigenous artists Charlie Gaffney and Brandon Mitchell, was recently installed at the new Mount Carleton Lodge in keeping with the New Brunswick Public Art Policy. From left: Mitchell and Gaffney prior to the installation of the art work. Thu, 08 Oct 2020 00:00:00 -0400 Two new cases / Outbreak at special-care home in Moncton http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2020.10.2020-10-06_01.jpg.html Public Health is reporting two new cases of COVID-19 in Zone 1 (Moncton region) and declaring an outbreak at a special-care home in Moncton. Premier Blaine Higgs participated in today’s media briefing. Tue, 06 Oct 2020 00:00:00 -0400 Thu, 26 Nov 2020 00:00:00 -0400