Moncton

RCMP Trying To Improve Mental Health Care After Suicides, Shootings

CP | Alison Auld, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.17.2014 | Canada

For 13 hours straight, the RCMP officer stood guard on what had been a quiet residential street, waiting and watching for a gunman who had shot five o...

Justin Bourque Receives 5 Concurrent Life Sentences

CBC | Posted 10.31.2014 | Canada

Justin Bourque will find out today how long he will spend in prison when his sentence for killing three RCMP officers and wounding two others is hande...

Justin Bourque To Serve 75 Years Before Being Eligible For Parole

CP | Michael MacDonald, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.03.2014 | Canada

MONCTON, N.B. - Justin Bourque's killing of three Mounties has been described in court as one of the worst crimes in Canadian history, prompting recom...

Canadian Castle Sells For Less Than Most Urban Homes

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 10.14.2014 | Canada Business

A group of investors in B.C. has purchased a New Brunswick castle for $475,000, and plans to convert the 54-room heritage building into high-end condo...

Fallen Moncton RCMP Officers Honoured In Ceremony

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.14.2014 | Canada

REGINA - Memories of the three Mounties fatally shot by a gunman in Moncton, N.B., last June were at the forefront of an annual service honouring offi...

Accused Mountie Killer Pleads Guilty

CP | Posted 08.08.2014 | Canada

MONCTON, N.B. — A New Brunswick man has pleaded guilty to three first-degree murder charges in the fatal shootings of three RCMP officers in Moncto...

We Need To Ask Tough Questions About Moncton

Mark Taliano | Posted 08.21.2014 | Canada Politics
Mark Taliano

Fear of a re-occurrence of a similar incident could make a population more amenable to police state security, including the loss of freedoms, in exchange for perceived protections. Police state measures would likely include increased surveillance, normalization of lock-downs, plus more and better police armaments: a ramping up of the police-industrial complex.

Thousands Run For Fallen Mounties

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.15.2014 | Canada

MONCTON, N.B. - Thousands of people running for three fallen Mounties put their race on hold to shake the hands of officers as a makeshift memorial in...

This Father's Day I'll Think of the Families of the Fallen RCMP Officers

Kathy Kaufield | Posted 08.11.2014 | Canada Living
Kathy Kaufield

The families left behind -- that's what is hitting me the hardest in the wake of last week's tragedy in Moncton that saw three RCMP officers -- three fathers -- gunned down. This weekend is Father's Day -- the first in a series of terrible 'firsts' that these will families have to face without husbands and fathers.

Funeral For The Fallen

CP | Michael MacDonald and Kevin Bissett, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.09.2014 | Canada

MONCTON, N.B. - The city of Moncton came to another standstill Tuesday, this time to bid a sorrowful farewell at a regimental funeral for three Mounti...

Pastor: 'Our Hearts Are Broken'

CP | Kevin Bissett, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.08.2014 | Canada

MONCTON, N.B. - Four days after the fatal shootings of three RCMP officers in Moncton, the pastor of the church Const. Dave Ross attended told its con...

'It Was Scary As Hell'

CP | Andy Blatchford, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.07.2014 | Canada

MONCTON, N.B. - Clutching his loaded hunting rifle, Justin Savoie huddled with his wife and two small children in their basement, unsure of what to ex...

CHARGED

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.06.2014 | Canada

MONCTON, N.B. -- A man suspected of fatally shooting three New Brunswick Mounties and wounding two others in Moncton appeared Friday in provincial cou...

Nobody Puts Moncton In A Corner

Heather Boucher Robinson | Posted 08.05.2014 | Canada British Columbia
Heather Boucher Robinson

We give people the shirt off our back. We listen when the RCMP say to stay indoors. We check on our neighbours and friends. And we all feel that creepy chills on the spine feeling knowing that he was in OUR neighbourhoods, by OUR Costco (it's the city's shopping mecca, after all!) and hurting OUR police. Because in Moncton, we have at most three degrees of separation. We all know a cop, a reporter, the mayor, the lady who runs the local gluten-free shop, the pizza guy.

RCMP Officers Killed In The Line Of Duty

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 06.07.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Three RCMP officers were fatally gunned down in Moncton, N.B. on Wednesday while responding to a report of an armed man. Two other Mounties were shot ...

'He Was All Camouflaged And I Never Even Noticed He Had Guns'

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.05.2014 | Canada

MONCTON, N.B. - In the long hours after police locked down a big chunk of Moncton's north end, Tim Holt's world shrank as fast as his trepidation grew...

Officer With 3 Kids Among Victims

CBC | Posted 08.05.2014 | Canada

UPDATE: Justin Bourque was arrested early Friday by Moncton police. Read updates here. As tributes pour in for the three officers killed in the Mon...

List Of Moncton Closures, Cancellations

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 06.05.2014 | Canada

Wednesday's horrific shooting in Moncton, N.B. has put the city under a virtual lockdown, closing down schools and establishments and disrupting servi...

'I Walked Over And I Saw Feet, Facing The Street, Toes Up'

CP | Kevin Bissett and Keith Doucette, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.04.2014 | Canada

UPDATE: Justin Bourque was arrested early Friday by Moncton police. Read updates here. MONCTON, N.B. - A nerve-racking search for a heavily armed g...

Shooting Suspect's Facebook Active During Manhunt

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 06.06.2014 | Canada

UPDATE: Justin Bourque was arrested early Friday by Moncton police. Read updates here. As RCMP in Moncton search for the man accused of gunning...

Manhunt Triggered After 3 Mounties Shot Dead In N.B.

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 06.06.2014 | Canada

UPDATE: Justin Bourque was arrested early Friday by Moncton police. Read updates here. A manhunt is continuing Thursday in Moncton after three Moun...

New Brunswick: Avoiding Defeatism in Economic Development

Hassan Arif | Posted 11.17.2013 | Canada Business
Hassan Arif

There seems to be a prevalent trend in media and political commentary about New Brunswick; that our province is falling behind, in decline. There are no doubt serious challenges facing New Brunswick, including recent unemployment numbers that are the highest in the country, and a recent increase in outmigration rates.However, it is not all bad news.

Grey Cup To Tour Canada As Part Of 100th Anniversary Celebrations

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.26.2012 | Canada Travel

TORONTO - The Grey Cup is going on the road.The CFL has announced the historic trophy will tour Canada by train as part of the Grey Cup's 100th annive...

Kids' Cage Fight Draws Fire

CBC | Posted 08.23.2012 | Canada Living

A mixed martial arts competition in Moncton, N.B., is garnering controversy after it featured a cage fight between children last month. T...

Blogger Spends Thousands To ID Internet Troll

CBC | Posted 08.20.2012 | Canada

A Moncton blogger won a legal victory to have the name of an anonymous online commenter revealed and now is after an apology. ...