Two retired foresters from the Bathurst area have identified the largest known specimens in the province of two different kinds of trees, in an area they’ve nominated for provincial protection.
New Brunswick Auditor General Kim Adair-MacPherson has support in some accounting and auditing circles for the merit of her request to gain access to the financial records of the pension investment and management body Vestcor, but her office is not saying if she is prepared yet to escalate the effort into a legal fight.
After Auditor General Kim Adair-MacPherson recommended the province do a cost-benefit analysis of public-private partnerships versus the traditional funding route, one Miramichi MLA is adamant — nursing home care should never be privatized.
Last week, the government of New Brunswick announced it would adopt a version of the Icelandic model as part of its plan to fill gaps in mental health care. For a community in Ontario, the model is already helping understand the issues plaguing its youth.