General News

Spring Weight Restrictions for NB Roads

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Spring weight restrictions for truck traffic will come into effect at midnight on Sunday, Feb. 25, in southern New Brunswick, and at midnight on Sunday, March 4, in northern New Brunswick.

FREDERICTON (GNB) – Spring weight restrictions for truck traffic will come into effect at midnight on Sunday, Feb. 25, in southern New Brunswick, and at midnight on Sunday, March 4, in northern New Brunswick. Restrictions will continue until midnight on Sunday, May 13 in southern New Brunswick and midnight on Sunday, May 20 in northern […]

New Brunswick Government

Premier Discusses NB’s Economy and Senior Care During Meetings in Ottawa

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Premier Brian Gallant met with several federal cabinet ministers in Ottawa today to discuss senior care, cybersecurity and energy.

FREDERICTON (GNB) – Premier Brian Gallant met with several federal cabinet ministers in Ottawa today to discuss senior care, cybersecurity and energy. “These meetings were an opportunity to discuss the New Brunswick economy and senior care in our province,” said Gallant. “We had great discussions about how New Brunswick, with the federal government’s support, could […]

Employment

Province Announces Student Summer Jobs for 2018

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Almost 2,300 summer job placements are available this year to help provide valuable experiential learning opportunities for students.

FREDERICTON (GNB) – Almost 2,300 summer job placements are available this year to help provide valuable experiential learning opportunities for students. “Youth employment is a priority for your government,” said Labour, Employment and Population Growth Minister Gilles LePage. “Through the Student Employment Experience Development (SEED) program, post-secondary students get valuable work experience and quality experiential […]

Lifestyle

Cannabis NB Store Designs Revealed

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The provincial government announced today that the NB Liquor subsidiary, that will be created to operate recreational cannabis retail operations in New Brunswick, will be called Cannabis NB.

FREDERICTON (GNB) – The Cannabis NB store designs were unveiled today. “Our government’s focus on the legalization of recreational-use cannabis is that it stays out of the hands of youth and criminals,” said Finance Minister Cathy Rogers. “The layout of the retail stores will help us achieve these goals as we enter this new retail […]

Financial

$108 Million for Renovations to Nursing Homes

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The provincial government will invest $108 million over the next five years for renovations to nursing homes across the province. From left: Ron Forsythe of Pine Grove Nursing Home’s board of directors; Seniors and Long-Term Care Minister Lisa Harris; Jodi Hall, executive director of the New Brunswick Association of Nursing Homes; Cheryl Wiggins, Pine Grove Nursing Home administrator; Kerry Atkinson, chair of Pine Grove Nursing Home’s board of directors; and Sarah Young of Pine Grove Nursing Home’s board of directors.

FREDERICTON (GNB) – The provincial government will invest $108 million over the next five years for renovations to nursing homes across the province. “Our five-year nursing home plan and our multi-year aging strategy provide us with the framework to make sure our seniors have the best possible quality of life,” said Seniors and Long-Term Care […]

Awards

Nominations Open For The Order of New Brunswick

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The government is encouraging New Brunswick residents to recognize individuals who have inspired others and demonstrated excellence by nominating them for the Order of New Brunswick.

The government is encouraging New Brunswick residents to recognize individuals who have inspired others and demonstrated excellence by nominating them for the Order of New Brunswick. The Order of New Brunswick was established in 2000 to honour and celebrate the achievements of New Brunswickers who have contributed to the economic, cultural and social fabric of […]