Shane Magee


Shane Magee is a Moncton-based reporter for CBC. He can be reached at

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Trial set for Codiac RCMP officer accused of assault

A three-day trial has been set for an RCMP officer in southeastern New Brunswick charged with assault causing bodily harm.

Visitor count, spending near pre-pandemic levels in Moncton

The newly created organization that promotes visiting the Moncton region says visitor counts and spending are nearly back to pre-pandemic levels. 

4 new schools sought to address enrolment surge in Moncton area

A school board has called for four new schools to be built in the Moncton area to address rising student enrolment.

Higgs's remarks on LGBTQ policy called 'deplorable' by education council members

Members of the Anglophone East district education council waded into a debate over New Brunswick’s policy on LGBTQ students in schools, with one member calling Premier Blaine Higgs's comments on the issue "deplorable."

Moncton adding 33 surveillance cameras to downtown street

Moncton council has voted to install 33 surveillance cameras along St. George Street in the downtown, something councillors who represent the area say is an effort to address crime and drug use in the area.

Moncton seeks new city manager

Moncton is looking for a new city manager after announcing Wednesday the departure of Marc Landry, who held the position since 2017.

This N.B. town has had chronic flooding problems. A solution is finally getting closer

A years-long effort to address chronic flooding in Tantramar is a step closer to completion after the New Brunswick government announced it would fund the replacement of an aboiteau.

Moncton massage therapist who had sex with patient committed misconduct, decision says

A former discipline committee chair for the College of Massage Therapists of New Brunswick has been found guilty of sexually abusing a patient almost seven years ago.

Lawsuit alleges RCMP failures in shooting death of Rodney Levi

Rodney Levi's family allege in a lawsuit that failures by the RCMP led to his 2020 death, allegations the federal government rejects in a recent court filing which calls for the case to be thrown out.

Murder trial in Moncton ends with guilty plea to manslaughter

A 39-year-old man has admitted to taking part in killing Jamie Leard in southeastern New Brunswick almost two years ago. Henry Pottie pleaded guilty to manslaughter in the May 2021 killing of Jamie Leard.