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    Family Feud results in conviction

    The Miramichi version of the Hatfield and McCoy feud played itself out to an unfortunate ending in the Miramichi Law Courts this week. Thomas Anthony Sobey, 27,  pleaded guilty...

    • July 30, 2014
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    Colleen’s Night: A community honours a selfless leader

    This year the community of Nelson-Miramichi will celebrate its 200th birthday.  A committee of dedicated residents have been working for the past two years on an event that will...

    • July 29, 2014
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    Nelson hosts fastpitch provincials

    The New Brunswick Intermediate Men’s Provincial Championships were held at the Gerald King and Merle Doyle Memorial Ball Parks in Nelson this past weekend. Six teams, representing Miramichi, Eel...

    • July 29, 2014
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    Bear’s EI Fraud case delayed (and other court briefs)

    Ryan Michael Bear was in court today on 9 breach related charges, 14 charges related forging documents for records of employment (resulting in an alleged loss to the government of...

    • July 29, 2014
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    Court Briefs: 5 impaired driving cases

    This Monday in court saw five impaired driving charges handled. Corey Ahern pleaded guilty to impaired driving.  Miramichi Police found him asleep

    • July 29, 2014
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    Police free dog from hot car

    Last week MPF officers responded to a report of a dog which had been locked into a parked car in the hospital parking lot and that the dog had...

    • July 27, 2014
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    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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