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Health, Politics

Higgs wins a gamble and the Tories win an election in New Brunswick

Four weeks ago with the New Brunswick legislature locked at 20 Tories, 20 Liberals, three Greens, three People’s Alliance members, one Independent and two vacancies in the 49-member house, Premier Blaine Higgs took a flyer and called a snap election. »

Society

New Brunswick opens border to select regions in Quebec

New Brunswick is opening the province to some regions along the border it shares with Quebec starting on Aug. 1, according to an announcement from New Brunswick Premier Blaine Higgs on Thursday. Residents in Quebec’s Avignon Municipal Regional County, Listuguj »

Society

Atlantic bubble may open to Quebec’s Gaspé region, unsure about rest of Canada

New Brunswick Premier Blaine Higgs said at a news conference on Tuesday that he would like to expand the Atlantic bubble to residents in Quebec’s Gaspé region before the end of week. On July 3, Canada’s four Atlantic provinces, Newfoundland »