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  • Firearms Seizure
    city surplus busted for illegal gun sales

    Three men between the ages of 19 and 56 have been arrested and charged with firearms offences following an investigation into the unlawful sale of firearms. The Blackville and Sunny...

    • July 25, 2014
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    Miramichi Lumber Sues Province over Wood Shortage

    Company Received Less than Half its Permanent Saw Log Allocation from Province in 2013 PRESS RELEASE July 25, 2014 Miramichi Lumber regrets to announce that it has commenced an...

    • July 25, 2014
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  • Acadian Day in Miramichi

    Acadian Day in Miramichi At the Queen Elizabeth Park at the Town Square in Miramichi (in case of rain…at the Carrefour Beausoleil) 11:30 am  Formal ceremony and the TINTAMARRE...

    • Posted July 25, 2014
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    Court Briefs: Gilks and Weaver Fish Tale

    Stuff that happens in court is sometimes humourous. In this story about a man who broke salmon fishing laws, the funny part comes when he surprises the judge at...

    • July 25, 2014
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    Friday NIght: Heckbert and the Shadbangers

    Miramichi’s Steve Heckbert to release third recording of his trilogy at the 3rd Annual Shadbangers Ball. Steve Heckbert will release his new CD, Walk to the World, at the...

    • July 25, 2014
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    Apartments a go: Council divided on water risk

    The majority of councillors have decided to forge on with a potential 24 unit apartment complex in Nelson, and trust that the conditions placed in the bylaws will safeguard...

    • July 24, 2014
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    Saturday: Improved Gordon’s Wharf to Have Official Opening

    Gordon’s Wharf Inc. is extremely happy to report that after significant Federal and Provincial funding and investment of private funds the construction of improvements and re-building of our facility...

    • July 23, 2014
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    Court Briefs: 15 break and enters and counting

    21 cases in all from court on Monday. Harold Lawrence Peterson pleaded not guilty to possessing marijuana for the purpose of trafficking, and for the possession of hash oil,...

    • July 23, 2014
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    Rolly and Kalin: Drug Dealers Pay

    This week Miramichi judges sentenced two drug dealers to a combined 4 and half years behind bars, and police took up to $50,000 in drugs off the street. On...

    • July 23, 2014
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    Police Briefs: Car ignites at Walmart

    On July 20, 2014 at about 4:00pm there was a vehicle on fire reported at 200 Douglastown Blvd, the Walmart parking lot. Police and Fire attended, the fire was...

    • July 22, 2014
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    Changes to route 11 bypass not beneficial to businesses

    On April 4th a wave of pessimism and disbelief among business owners on route 11 swamped the unveiling of the highway plans that would bypass their businesses. But a...

    • July 21, 2014
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    Room 420 at MPF Crowbar Motel No Bargain

    When you get arrested by the Miramichi Police, you might have to spend the night in a cell.  If they offer you room 420, be sure to ask for...

    • July 21, 2014
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