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  1. Fredericton Junction woman 'shocked' by letter from White Rapids ManorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | CBC News

    Jill Lowerison-Brawn, who has helped organize several protests calling for Dr. John Richardson to be reinstated at White Rapids Manor, including a yellow ribbon campaign with Keenan Lord, says a registered letter she received from the board left her worried her mother would be evicted from the nursing home. A woman in Fredericton Junction says she's "shocked" by a letter she received from the board chair of White Rapids Manor, suggesting her involvement with a lobby to have a family doctor reinstated at the nursing home has put her octogenarian mother's residency in jeopardy.

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  2. Nursing home residents 'suffering' in contract dispute, doctor allegesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2016 | CBC News

    Dr. Andrew Richardson works with his father, Dr. John Richardson, at the medical clinic, right next to the White Rapids Manor, pictured in the background. The son of a family doctor who was replaced as the medical adviser at a nursing home in Fredericton Junction after more than three decades, is calling on the provincial government to intervene, alleging it's the residents who are "suffering."

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  3. Hundreds of "Resign" signs placed in protest of care facility's hiring decisionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | CBC News

    ... signs up in the community, including these ones that sit across from the White Rapid Manor entrance in Fredericton Junction. (Shane Fowler/CBC) Several community members, such as Lowerison-Brawn, say the change in medical advisers now means patients ...

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  4. NB family frustrated with lack for support from school board for son with ADHDRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | GlobalNews

    Eight-year-old Brayden Jones was suspended from Sunbury West School in Fredericton Junction on March 23, 2016 for behavioural issues. Brayden's mother, Melissa Jones, disagrees with the decision and says the Anglophone West School District and the government need to provide better support for children like Brayden, who suffer from disorders such as Opposition Defiant Disorder and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder and anxiety.

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  5. Village fights to have doctor reinstated at nursing homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2016 | CBC News

    Hundreds of Fredericton Junction residents are outraged with a local manor's decision to choose a Fredericton doctor as its medical adviser over a physician with a practice attached to the building. White Rapids Manor in the village has contracted a medical adviser in Fredericton, a 40-kilometre drive away, as opposed to Dr. John Richardson, who has held the post for more than 35 years.

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  6. Former Atlantic Dairy and Forage Institute farm to sell fresh meatRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2016 | CBC News

    The former Atlantic Dairy and Forage Institute in Fredericton Junction has sold to private owners who plan to raise sheep and goats for meat for the community including offering halal options. A former experimental farm in Fredericton Junction will find new life as a private farm raising different kinds of livestock for meat.

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  7. Maritime Hockey North Junior Hockey Championship set to beginRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2016 | CBC News

    Five hockey teams from as far away as Nunavut will battle it out from Wednesday to Sunday next week for the Maritime Hockey North Junior Hockey Championships. The small village of Fredericton Junction will host the Maritime Hockey North Junior Hockey Championships at the Tri-County complex starting Wednesday, with teams coming from as far away as Nunavut.

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  8. 'No herbicide list' at NB Power surprises spray opponentsRead the original story

    Feb 11, 2016 | CBC News

    ... became a huge issue in the area, in the very immediate area," said Carr. "In Hoyt, Wirral areas, Geary, Fredericton Junction. So it struck a nerve and it struck a chord with the people in that area." "We selectively spray herbicides on approximately ...

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  9. 7 New Brunswick animals who made the news in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2015 | CBC News

    ... as a species under special concern. Their population is in decline. This summer they moved into Fredericton Junction to lay their eggs. (Submitted by David Olive) The rare snapping turtles, which can grow to be larger than 16 kilograms, chose the ...

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  10. Stranded deer euthanized on frozen Oromocto RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2015 | CBC News

    ... The Department of Natural Resources killed a deer that was stranded on the Oromocto River near Fredericton Junction on Thursday after rescue attempts were unsuccessful. The deer was spotted on the ice-covered river on Thursday morning. Local ...

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  11. Slow mail service: War-time letters arrive after 70 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2015 | CBC News

    After more than 70 years, eight letters written in London during war-time have finally been delivered to New Brunswick. The letters written by soldier Lawrence Price to his mother and grandmother in Fredericton Junction may have never made it to the rural community.

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