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July 26 Miramichi Salmon Blog Update – July 26 Miramichi Salmon Blog Update – First Nation’s Commercial Striped Bass Fishery Approved

By Brad Burns / July 30, 2018 /

Brad Burns, our Miramichi Salmon and Fishing Guru is back with his Fishing Report and shares the news that the Natoaganeg First Nation “Eel Ground” has been granted approval by the Department of Fisheries and Oceans for a commercial striped bass fishery with a quota of 50,000 fish per year.  The details of the distribution are unclear at this time, but the times when the fishery will be conducted are in late May/June and then again in October.  These are the times when the fish are in the river spawning and later preparing to overwinter.

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Mid-Summer Miramichi Salmon Blog

By Brad Burns / July 28, 2018 /

After one of the better June’s in a few years we ran out of luck, or at least most of it. July has been hot, but it is the timing of that heat that has been the killer.  It actually began the last day of June, and just as the heart of the summer run was scheduled to arrive we had a week of 30C range temperatures. 

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New Brunswick Chapter of Special Olympics Canada – Miramichi Region  June and Premiere Update

By Giv'er Miramichi / June 9, 2018 /

June has kicked off to a great start for New Brunswick Chapter of Special Olympics Canada – Miramichi Region! Anthony McLean, our Mighty Content Coordinator with Giv’er On The River and a participant with the Special Olympics Canada – Miramichi Region shares this story about a recent Candlepin Provincial Bowling Tournament held in Moncton from June 1st-3rd, 2018.

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The Ironmen Split Two Games in Season Opener

By Giv'er Miramichi / May 29, 2018 /

The Ironmen split a season opening double header in the Port City winning the first game 4-1 and dropping the second to Saint John 8-3. Jason Jarvis tossed a no-hitter in his Ironmen debut allowing one run with 5 k’s and two walks in game one.

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Rec Council Presents Cheque to Aaron Dunn for The North Baseball Experience

By Giv'er Miramichi / May 11, 2018 /

Blackville Recreation Council President and Deputy Mayor Ian Fortune presented a $2,175 cheque to Aaron Dunn on Friday, May 4, towards Aaron’s upcoming trip as part of The North Baseball Experience.

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Survey for ATV Users

By Giv'er Miramichi / April 20, 2018 /

The New Brunswick All Terrain Vehicle Federation Inc. needs the help of all trail users in conducting a province-wide survey to determine just how significant the economic contribution of ATV users is. Please help us figure this out by completing the attached survey.

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World Tai Chi Day – April 28th

By Giv'er Miramichi / April 16, 2018 /

Celebrate World Tai Chi Day on April 28th at Ritchie Wharf Park with the Miramichi Oriental Arts Tai Chi & Qi Gong Club. A public demonstration will be held at 10am. Tai Chi, an amazingly Healthy Oriental Art and Tai Chi Day has been celebrated on the Miramichi for the past 18 years.

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Bag Limit Increased for Striped Bass

By Giv'er Miramichi / April 13, 2018 /

Minister LeBlanc announces increased bag limit for 2018 Striped bass recreational fishery in the Gulf Region. The Honourable Dominic LeBlanc, Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard, announced today management measures for the Striped bass recreational fishery in 2018 throughout the Southern Gulf of St. Lawrence. This area includes the Maritime Provinces adjacent to the Gulf of St. Lawrence.

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Fundraiser for Young Hockey Player to Attend Training

By Giv'er Miramichi / April 10, 2018 /

Hillary Wood has been offered an incredible opportunity to further develop her hockey skills. She has been invited to attend The Belfry Super 64, a premiere development camp, that invites only a select number of players from Canada and the United States to attend this prestigious event. Hillary was chosen for the top 64 – 36 forwards,…

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Newcastle Rotary and Jeux de L’Acadie Committee Partner for Major Fundraising Campaign

By rotary / March 16, 2018 /

The Rotary Club of Newcastle and the Jeux de L’Acadie Games Committee are excited to announce that we have partnered for a major fundraising campaign by hosting our first ever Facebook Online Auction. Proceeds from the auction will benefit both the Jeux de L’Acadie Games and Newcastle Rotary Club local scholarship programs. The auction will take place online […]

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Jason Jarvis New Ironmen Import 2018

By ironmen / March 2, 2018 /

Jason Jarvis,a 23rd round pick of the San Francisco Giants in 2008 out of Arizona State University, has been added to the Chatham Honda Ironmen for the 2018 season. Jarvis played three years of pro ball before going the Independent route. Following that he journeyed to Australia where he played for the Brisbane Bandits, compiling […]

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Miramichi Chamber Annual Curling Bonspiel in March

By Miramichi Chamber of Commerce / February 27, 2018 /

The Annual Miramichi Chamber of Commerce Curling Bonspiel will be held this year on March 23 at 1 pm at the Miramichi Curling Club.

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