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1 year ago

Stewart sentenced: Gunn harsh on breach offender

Judge Gunn says he would have imposed a more significant jail term on a man than the Crown...

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Trites pleads guilty to drug trafficking

Boxes on roof alert suspicion about drug trafficking during Trites arrest. He pleads guil...

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Weed and Spirits production proposed in Newcastle

A rezoning application is now in the hands of City Council that could see a cannabis micro...

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10 Court Briefs: Teens lure friend to house for beating

Four teens, 2 males and 2 females, lure another to a home where the beat him with a potato...

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15 Court Briefs: MacDonald guilty of possessing stolen cars

MacDonald pleads guilty to several crimes including possessing two stolen cars. trial dat...

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Court Briefs: Doyle gets 5 months for thefts

Wine, tools and phone charger thefts nets Doyle 5 month jail sentence. Woman admits throw...

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Methed Up: 3 of 4

Four men were sentenced today at the Miramichi Law courts, all for crimes related to driug...

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5 Court Briefs: man steals ATVs and trailer in Neguac

Social media and quick action by police lead to an arrest of a person responsible for stea...

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6 Court Briefs: guns stolen at Pond Street B/E

18 year old on drugs breaks into Pond Street home in the middle of the day and steals guns...

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Council approves tenders for roofing and Memorial Field lights

Council approves almost one million in tenders to repair roof at Miratec, and install ligh...

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3 Court Briefs: judge believes assault witness

A bystrander witnesses what she thoiught was a man assaulting a woman by punching her in t...

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1 year ago

McMillan named Chief of Staff at Miramichi

In his role as chief of staff, Dr. MacMillan is responsible to advise the Regional Medica...

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Duck Dilemma: Waddle council do about rezoning?

A resident is seeking to have her home rezoned to permit a 3 unit dwelling, and add a poul...

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1 year ago

Guilty: Kitchen and McClatchy acted with a purpose

Two young men stood trial for break and enter and aggravated assault after a man was hit...

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2 years ago

3 Court Briefs: garage, auto dealer targeted

Car and tools stolen from garage on King George Highway. Police arrest Truro pair. Man b...

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2 years ago

Alleged speeder claims racial discrimination

Judge watches video and hears testimony about a stop a MPF officer made on a suspected spe...

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2 years ago

Court Briefs: various cases from April 23rd to 25th

12 court briefs including: Baie Ste-Anne man on house arrest while waiting for trial; R...

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2 years ago

4 teens die in single vehicle accident in Nelson

Police respond to accident and submerged car. All occupants perish

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Trial: Gum Road dump truck crash

A man is charged with dangerous driving causing bodily harm after a pickup and dump truck...

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2 years ago

Richardson nabbed for break and enter

Richardson fails to make bail on break and enter charges. Charged with three crimes.

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2 years ago

6 Court Briefs: plenty of good excuses to stay out of jail

People in court on Thursday and Friday last week were 5 for 6 in attempts to stay out of j...

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2 years ago

Gas Tax funds street reconstruction projects over 5 years

The federal Gas Tax is a biannual source of funding given to each city (per a formula) to...

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2 years ago

4 Court Briefs from week of April 1st

Gallan gets house arrest for bomb threat. Trites lawyer will not challenge search warrant...

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2 years ago

Home care raise at expense of caregiver program

The Government says the program they are scrapping did not produce the benefits it was des...

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2 years ago

City Council Briefs: Station Wharf, pot holes, chicken coops, tenders...

A mixed bag from the last two City Council meetings. Council used to have public departme...

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2 years ago

Seniors Police Academy goes April 30th

​​​​​​​The Miramichi Police Force will be hosting their 7th annual SENIOR”...

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2 years ago

City: water study suggests expansion not needed

Water study results lead city to conclusion that expansion of water supply to unserviced a...

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2 years ago

Police goof in impaired investigation

Police enter a home thinking he may have driven while impaired. They failed to tell him h...

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Court Briefs: late people wait in cells for their names to be called

Judge LeBlanc is in the habit of making people who are late for court wait in cells for th...

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Vienneau gets 7 years. Crown seeks more for Ward

A man who fired a hunting rifle into a the leg of a man during a robbery gets seven years....

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