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    Youth on hook for $7400 arson

    Three youths appeared in court on Friday, all on unrelated matters. One youth was charged with mischief and being unlawfully in a dwelling house. The youth was arrested along...

    • November 22, 2014
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    Miramichi loses: Jeux de l’Acadie decision tonight

    A three man delegation from Miramichi is in Charlottetown tonight to be on hand for the announcement of which municipality will host the 2017 Jeux de l’Acadie. Representing the...

    • November 22, 2014
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    Toronto Restaurateur inspired by Miramichi Lobster

    A few summers ago, two young Miramichiers got married at St. Mikes, and threw a great reception for their friends. Darcy and Jennifer Traer treated their guests to lobster,...

    • November 20, 2014
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    Court Briefs: harassment suspect ordered to have assessment

    Roger Cloud-McGraw was released on bail on strict conditions.  He faces 6 charges including assault of a woman.  He will return to court in a few weeks to plead...

    • November 20, 2014
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    Parent of Young Offender Lectured at Bail Hearing

    Over the past few months, the actions of some youths in our community have begged the question:  “What are the parents of the young offenders doing to curtail their...

    • November 20, 2014
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    Church barricades driveway near BBBS

    Last evening we were contacted by some of our readers and asked to report on the comments made on Big Brothers Big Sisters Miramichi facebook page, complaining about the barricades...

    • November 20, 2014
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    Miramichi Woman Dies in Napan Crash

    Richibucto RCMP are investigating a fatal motor vehicle crash that occurred on the McKnight Road in Napan, N.B. at around 9 a.m. on November 18, 2014. The victim, a 57-year-old woman from...

    • November 18, 2014
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    City to dispatch fire services for St. Louis de Kent

    The Miramichi Police Force Communications Centre, is one of 6 Provincial Answering Points in New Brunswick.  It dispatches fire services to 9 communities from Doaktown to Baie Ste-Anne. The...

    • November 18, 2014
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    Budget 2015: Comparing Middle Island and Ritchie Wharf

    At Monday’s council meeting, City Treasurer Darlene O’Shea presented an overview of the Community Wellness and Recreation budget. Increases in the budget include $150,859 in wages and benefits, $30,728...

    • November 18, 2014
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    20 months jail for kicking pregnant woman

    In July, residents at an apartment on Cole Crescent called 911 because of a domestic disturbance.  Police arrived to find a pregnant woman sitting outside the building.  The woman, who...

    • November 18, 2014
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    Police lose impaired by marijuana case

    A Miramichi man was stopped by police on December 14, 2012, and arrested because they believed he was impaired by marijuana.  According to arresting officer Brad Gallant, Roger James...

    • November 18, 2014
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    Hoops Gold: 22 years in the making (photos)

    The MVHS Boys Basketball team have been co-hosting the Hoops Classic High School Basketball Tournament in Miramichi for 22 years, and this year was the first they ever claimed the...

    • November 16, 2014
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