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Month: October 2014

Doug’s Christmas Shopping List

By Giv'er Miramichi / October 31, 2014 / 0 Comments

With the fishing season over and equipment taken care of, I’ll wrap up another year with my annual Christmas shopping suggestions for the angler.  But first a big THANK YOU to Terry Matchett of mightymiramichi.com and his staff particularly Stacy Underhill and Les McLaughlin who make this possible and send it to you each week.…

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Miramichi Airport to offer new charter flights

By Giv'er Miramichi / October 30, 2014 / 0 Comments

The Miramichi Airport has good news for workers who need to travel out of province for employment. The airport recently began clearing space for 500 new parking spots to help handle the increased traffic expected to come with the addition of new charter flights to popular work locations around the country. This increased flight network…

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Denise Paquette Exhibition Opening in Miramichi

By Giv'er Miramichi / October 29, 2014 / 0 Comments

The Galerie ARTcadienne in Miramichi presents a new exhibition with the passionate artist, Denise Paquette, illustrator of children’s books. The exhibition opens on Thursday, October 30th and runs until Sunday, November 30th, 2014. Denise Paquette studied visual arts at regional Cegep of Lanaudière in Joliette, Quebec, literature at the Université de Moncton, then narratology at Université de […]

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Women’s Institute Annual Christmas Craft Sale

By Giv'er Miramichi / October 28, 2014 / 0 Comments

The Blackville Women’s Institute will host their annual Christmas Craft and Bake Sale on Saturday, November 8 from 10 am to 2 pm at the Blackville Community Centre, located at 12 South Bartholomew Road. As in previous years, hot-dogs, pop, tea, coffee and donuts will be available for purchase in their lunch room. Local vendors will be

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Cyber Security Awareness Month

By Giv'er Miramichi / October 28, 2014 / 0 Comments

October is Cyber Security Awareness Month. To help us all become more aware of what we can do to be safe online, October has been designated as a time of year to step up our efforts and increase our knowledge of online safety. Cyber Security Awareness Month is a joint effort by government and business…

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Escuminac Disaster Documentary to be Shown at Film Festival

By Giv'er Miramichi / October 27, 2014 / 0 Comments

The local documentary Still Fishing: Beyond the Escuminac Disaster has been accepted into the 2014 Silver Wave Film Festival. The festival happens in Fredericton from November 6 – 9, 2014. Still Fishing: Beyond the Escuminac Disaster will screen on Sunday November 9th at 12 pm at the Charlotte Street Arts Centre, 732 Charlotte Street. The film is a…

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Miramichi Fishing Report for Thursday, October 23, 2014

By Giv'er Miramichi / October 23, 2014 / 0 Comments

This week’s rain may play havoc with the few remaining days on the few rivers still open.  If we receive what is forecast, they could become high and dirty, so be cautious if heading out. With angling basically over for another season (with the following exceptions: The Bartibog, Tabusintac and Burnt Church Rivers remain open…

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Health Coaching with Live Well! Bien Vivre!

By Giv'er Miramichi / October 21, 2014 / 0 Comments

Are you interested in making a healthy lifestyle change? Do you want to eat better, get active, quit smoking, or reduce stress? Do you have Type 2 Diabetes or another chronic disease, or are you at risk of developing one? As a Health Coach with the Live Well! Bien Vivre! program, I help people meet…

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T-Wolves Earn Two Stars in MHL this Week

By Giv'er Miramichi / October 21, 2014 / 0 Comments
Miramichi Timberwolves

The Miramichi Timberwolves have captured two of the three stars of the week in the MHL for October 13th – 19th. This week’s first star is Miramichi Timberwolves forward Jordan Kennedy. The 19 year old Labrador City, Newfoundland native makes his second appearance in the three stars this season thanks to racking up nine points…

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Illuminate Miramichi

By Giv'er Miramichi / October 21, 2014 / 0 Comments

Illuminate Miramichi happens this Wednesday, October 22nd, from 6 – 7:30 pm at Harkins Middle School. Learn more about the science and technology being used by your friends and neighbours! Illuminate is a chance for students, their families, and community members to talk to professionals about their jobs … and to see and even handle the tools…

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City Council Position Open after Election of Deputy Mayor

By Giv'er Miramichi / October 20, 2014 / 0 Comments

City Councillors have formally begun the process of filling a vacant seat on their council after Thursday’s meeting. Councillors officially declared the vacancy left by former deputy mayor Lisa Harris, who has moved on to a new role as the Liberal MLA for Miramichi-Bay Neguac. Harris was deputy mayor for more than two years before…

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National Foster Family Week

By Giv'er Miramichi / October 20, 2014 / 0 Comments

The following message was issued by Social Development Minister Cathy Rogers in observance of National Foster Family Week, Oct. 19-25: This week provides us with an excellent opportunity to recognize and celebrate the essential role that foster families play in the development of children. I thank each individual and family who makes the commitment to…

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