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Kingsclear First Nation bans 5 people from the reserve as part of drug crackdown

Kingsclear First Nation band council has "banished" five people from the reserve as part of a stepped-up effort to rid the community of illegal drugs, says the chief.

Death of worker at Fredericton sawmill under investigation by WorkSafeNB

WorkSafeNB is investigating the death of a worker at a sawmill in Fredericton on Thursday.

A Fredericton abortion clinic's plan to close becomes federal election issue

The impending closure of New Brunswick's only privately funded abortion clinic has become a federal election issue.

Survivor of head-on highway crash considers himself 'very, very lucky'

Dave Duffy was driving east on Route 1 Monday afternoon when all of a sudden he saw flashing lights heading toward him "and then bam," a pickup truck being chased by police struck his work van head on.

Ex-Gagetown soldier sentenced to 3 years for sexual assault released pending appeal

A former soldier at a Canadian forces base in New Brunswick who was sentenced Thursday in British Columbia to three years in prison for sexually touching an unconscious female colleague and secretly recording another while she used the washroom, has been granted release pending an appeal.

Body discovered at Fredericton landfill identified, police seek information

Fredericton police have identified the man whose body was discovered at the landfill Tuesday as being 55-year-old Jeffrey Peter Kroon, but they're seeking the public's help to determine how he ended up there.

Risk from confirmed case of measles in greater Moncton is 'probably very low'

A New Brunswick health official says the risk to the public from a confirmed case of measles in the greater Moncton area is "probably very low."

Foul play ruled out in death of Saint John psychiatrist found at Irving Nature Park

Foul play has been ruled out in the death of a Saint John psychiatrist whose body was discovered near the Irving Nature Park last May, say police.

Public Health warns of possible measles exposure in Moncton area

New Brunswick's chief medical officer of health is warning people in the greater Moncton area they may have been exposed to a confirmed case of measles.

No foul play suspected in discovery of body at Fredericton landfill

No foul play is suspected in connection with the body found at the Fredericton landfill on Tuesday morning, say police.

Quispamsis mayor suspended for 2 code of conduct breaches, says he's 'truly sorry'

The mayor of Quispamsis has been suspended following two code of conduct breaches discovered after he misidentified himself to gain free access to the town's pool.

Cooked diced chicken recall over possible Listeria contamination now national

A recall warning about imported cooked diced chicken meat due to possible Listeria contamination has been expanded to include more than 50 products supplied to hotels, restaurants, hospitals and other institutions across the country.

Ex-Gagetown soldier faces sentencing hearing in B.C. for sexual assault, voyeurism

A former soldier at the Canadian military base in Oromocto, N.B., was to face a sentencing hearing in British Columbia on Tuesday after being found guilty of sexual assault, voyeurism and other charges involving two members of the military.

Investigation continues after body discovered at Fredericton landfill

Fredericton police continue to investigate after a body was discovered at the landfill Tuesday morning.

Trial of ex-radio host Trevor Doyle on child sex charge pushed back 3 months

The jury trial of former Fredericton radio host Trevor Doyle in Puerto Rico for allegedly attempting to arrange for oral sex from a 13-year-old girl has been pushed back three months until Jan. 13.