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 Update on Saint John Action Plan http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2019.08.0467.html The following statement was issued today by Environment and Local Government Minister Jeff Carr following Saint John Common Council’s decision to accept Sustaining Saint John: A three-part plan. Tue, 20 Aug 2019 16:44:00 -0400 Trades teachers building house with Elsipogtog First Nation http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2019.08.0466.html Trades teachers and other volunteers are partnering with Elsipogtog First Nation to build a home for a family in need. Tue, 20 Aug 2019 14:27:00 -0400 Updated Saint John action plan released http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2019.08.0465.html Provincial representatives from the Saint John region, including Premier Blaine Higgs and Environment and Local Government Minister Jeff Carr, met with Saint John’s mayor and council this week to continue the important discussion around helping the city become more viable. Mon, 19 Aug 2019 18:25:00 -0400 Free well-water testing for flood victims to end soon http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2019.08.0464.html Free well-water testing for New Brunswick residents affected by this year’s flooding will end on Aug. 31. Mon, 19 Aug 2019 11:49:00 -0400 Co-operation agreement renewed with the Département de la Vienne http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2019.08.0463.html The provincial government has renewed its co-operation agreement with the Département de la Vienne, France, for five years. Sat, 17 Aug 2019 10:42:00 -0400 Action plan with Louisiana renewed for five years http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2019.08.0462.html The provincial government renewed the co-operation action plan with Louisiana today for a period of five years. Fri, 16 Aug 2019 15:28:00 -0400 Provincial and federal governments fund culvert replacement http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2019.08.0461.html The provincial and federal governments will invest a combined $1.25 million to replace culverts on the Titus Road and Deuxième Sault Road. Fri, 16 Aug 2019 11:09:00 -0400 Provincial, federal governments fund culvert replacement http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2019.08.0458.html The provincial and federal governments will invest a combined $600,000 to replace a deteriorating culvert on Red Head Road in Mispec. Wed, 14 Aug 2019 13:56:00 -0400 Message for National Acadian Day http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2019.08.0457.html The following message was issued by Premier Blaine Higgs for National Acadian Day, Thursday, Aug. 15. Wed, 14 Aug 2019 13:17:00 -0400 Deadline extended in competitions for two legislative officer positions http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2019.08.0456.html The selection committee has decided to extend the deadline to apply for competitions for two legislative officer positions. Wed, 14 Aug 2019 11:45:00 -0400 Investment of $58 million to improve province’s trade corridors http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2019.08.0455.html The provincial and federal governments are investing a combined $58 million in road infrastructure upgrades for the province’s strategic trade corridors. Wed, 14 Aug 2019 10:10:00 -0400 Statement regarding an appeal of the Dennis Oland court case http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2019.08.0454.html The following statement was issued today by Public Prosecution Services regarding the Dennis Oland court case and the decision not to appeal. Tue, 13 Aug 2019 12:53:00 -0400 Welding camp partnership with Wabanaki Communities http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2019.08.0453.html Middle school Wabanaki students will have the opportunity for hands-on learning at welding camps this summer. Mon, 12 Aug 2019 10:08:00 -0400 Statement marking one year since the Fredericton shootings http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2019.08.0452.html Premier Blaine Higgs issued the following statement on the Fredericton shootings which took place on Aug. 10, 2018. Fri, 09 Aug 2019 12:59:00 -0400 State funeral to be held for lieutenant-governor http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2019.08.0450.html A state funeral is planned to honour and celebrate the life of Her Honour the Honourable Jocelyne Roy Vienneau, ONB, lieutenant-governor of New Brunswick, who passed away Aug. 2 following a battle with cancer. Wed, 07 Aug 2019 09:01:00 -0400 Recipients of the Order of New Brunswick announced http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2019.08.0449.html The names of the 2019 recipients of the Order of New Brunswick were announced today as part of the official New Brunswick Day celebrations in Pokemouche. Mon, 05 Aug 2019 12:36:00 -0400 Statement on the passing of Lt.-Gov. Jocelyne Roy Vienneau http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2019.08.0448.html Premier Blaine Higgs issued the following statement on the passing of Her Honour, the Honourable Jocelyne Roy Vienneau, ONB, lieutenant-governor of New Brunswick. Fri, 02 Aug 2019 11:37:00 -0400 Passing of the lieutenant-governor http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2019.08.0447.html The Office of the Lieutenant-Governor of New Brunswick is saddened to announce the death of Her Honour, the Honourable Jocelyne Roy Vienneau, ONB, Lieutenant-Governor of New Brunswick, following a courageous battle with cancer. Fri, 02 Aug 2019 09:54:00 -0400 Trustee appointed for Campbellton nursing home http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2019.08.0446.html The provincial government has appointed a trustee to oversee operations of the Campbellton Nursing Home in order to help seniors waiting for a placement in the region get access to a bed at this facility. Thu, 01 Aug 2019 16:29:00 -0400 Cases of legionellosis in Moncton area http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2019.08.0445.html The Office of the Chief Medical Officer of Health is investigating an outbreak of seven confirmed cases of legionellosis in the Greater Moncton area. Thu, 01 Aug 2019 13:34:00 -0400 Details of guns and gangs strategy investment http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2019.08.0444.html The provincial government announced today the details of New Brunswick’s Gun and Gang Violence Action Fund. Thu, 01 Aug 2019 09:18:00 -0400 Climate change the focus of many environmental projects http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2019.07.0442.html The Environmental Trust Fund is helping people around the province make changes in their lives to address climate change. Wed, 31 Jul 2019 11:11:00 -0400 Eastern Canadian premiers, New England governors to meet in Saint John http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2019.07.0441.html New Brunswick will host the 43rd meeting of the Conference of New England Governors and Eastern Canadian Premiers in Saint John, Sept. 8-10. Wed, 31 Jul 2019 11:01:00 -0400 New provincial court judge appointed in Edmundston http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2019.07.0438.html A judicial appointment was announced today by Justice Minister and Attorney General Andrea Anderson-Mason. Tue, 30 Jul 2019 09:59:00 -0400 Nursing resource strategy released http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2019.07.0437.html The provincial government has released a nursing resource strategy focused on recruitment, retention, promotion of the nursing profession, and enhancing nursing education and employment and work-life balance. Tue, 30 Jul 2019 09:20:00 -0400 Tue, 20 Aug 2019 16:44:00 -0400