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Pumpkin Sale

On Saturday, October 3rd and Sunday, October 4th, 2020, Ralph Lockerbie wants to support local health care, so Lockerbie’s Vegetable Stand will sell bright orange pumpkins in support of the Miramichi Regional Hospital Foundation. The annual sale will be held on Saturday, October 3 and Sunday, October 4 from 9 am – 6 pm and…

Miramichi Salvation Army Community Update

The Miramichi Salvation Army is located at 231 Pleasant Street in Miramichi (Newcastle). At the present time, they are in an urgent need of the following new and unused toiletries presently and they can be dropped off to their Family and Community Services Office.- Shampoo and Conditioner- Men's and Women's Deodorant- Toothpaste and Toothbrushes- Soap (Bars)- Body Wash and Shower...

New Brunswick Chapter of Special Olympics Canada – Miramichi Information Update

Attention: Miramichi Special Olympics Athletes, Volunteers and Coaches. Please take note this notice is ONLY for Miramichi Special Olympics as each Regional Committee in New Brunswick must evaluate their own safety procedures for their own area and programs during this Covid 19 pandemic. Therefore, we, the Committee Members of the Miramichi Chapter of Special Olympics wish to inform ALL those...

Napan Car Show and Cut the Jack of Hearts Under the Roof!

On Friday, September 25th, 2020, come out to under the roof at the Napan Agricultural Show's Hall on the South Napan Road, Napan, New Brunswick. Admission is only $5. with registration beginning at 4pm and at 6:30pm, there will be prizes awarded! Awards will be - People's Choice, Best Dressed Driver, Announcers Choice by John and Paddy! The special announcers...

Christopher Sturgeon Named Blackville Fire Department Chief

Christopher Sturgeon was named Fire Chief of the Blackville Fire Department in January 2020. Sturgeon has been with the fire department for eleven years and previously held the position of deputy fire chief. Matt Sturgeon has been appointed deputy. Former Fire Chief Garth Underhill retired from the Blackville Fire Department in December 2019 after more than forty years of service....

MHL Moves Start of 2020-21 Season to October 30th

Truro, N.S. (September 1, 2020) – The Maritime Junior Hockey League (MHL) has announced that the start of the 2020-21 regular season will be moved from October 2nd to October 30th. The decision was made during a recent meeting of the Board of Governors in Moncton due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, as well as questions surrounding attendance and a normal return...

Annual War Memories and Song Take Out Dinner Fundraiser

The Annual War Memories and Song Dinner and Concert for this year has been replaced for this year by a take out dinner to be held from 3 pm to 6 pm on Sunday, November 8th, 2020 at the Beaverbrook Kin Centre, 100 Newcastle Boulevard. All tickets must be ordered and paid in advance by calling Susan Butler at 1-506-622-1780...