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  1. PHOTOS: NewBrunswick aquarium offers a better understanding of aquatic lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Chronicle Herald

    A display of jellyfish in a tank at the Shippagan Aquarium . The New Brunswick Aquarium and Marine Centre, is one of the few aquariums to use real sea water, pumped in from Shippagan Harbour.

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  2. Have you touched a blue lobster lately? New Brunswick aquarium offers an aquatic educationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 22 | Canada.com

    Have you touched a blue lobster lately? That's a question for visitors as they enter the New Brunswick Aquarium and Marine Centre in Shippagan, N.B. Located on the northeast shore of the province, the aquarium is now in its 35th year, offering visitors a better understanding of aquatic life in Eastern Canada and the fishing industry. "Visitors have the opportunity to witness our natural heritage here.

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  3. New Brunswick aquarium offers education on fish in Eastern CanadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 20 | Brandon Sun

    Have you touched a blue lobster lately? That's a question for visitors as they enter the New Brunswick Aquarium and Marine Centre in Shippagan, N.B. Located on the northeast shore of the province, the aquarium is now in its 35th year, offering visitors a better understanding of aquatic life in Eastern Canada and the fishing industry. "Visitors have the opportunity to witness our natural heritage here.

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  4. On day nine, 4,900 remain without powerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2017 | CBC News

    ... customers across the province without electricity. One community in the north has now lifted a state of emergency. Shippagan Mayor Anita Savoie Robichaud, said in an interview with Radio Canada that the village is quietly recovering, though not ...

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  5. Fewer than 9,000 households remain without powerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2017 | CBC News

    ... be deployed in the coming days depending on the needs of the affected communities. On Tuesday, soldiers went into Shippagan, Lameque, Sainte-Marie-Saint-Raphael, Cap Bateau, Pigeon Hill and Pigeon Beach, and Miscou. Soldiers helped collect debris ...

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  6. The University of Moncton Offers SYSPRO in 2017 CurriculumRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2017 | Market Wire

    ... outside Quebec. The university's three campuses are located in New Brunswick's francophone regions at Edmundston, Shippagan and Moncton, serving the Acadian community of Atlantic Canada. With over 4,500 students, the University of Moncton offers 180 ...

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  7. 'I can't believe it': Armed Forces assist with storm recovery on Acadian PeninsulaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2017 | CBC News

    About three dozen military engineers will spend the next few weeks on the Acadian Peninsula, clearing roads and yards of trees damaged by last week's major ice storm. Sonia Mallet never thought she'd ever see an armoured truck roll in her Shippagan driveway, let alone be happy about it.

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  8. Cash donations best for storm recovery efforts, says Red Cross directorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2017 | CBC News

    ... but now it's getting a little chilly and I need to go to a warming centre.'" The Red Cross is managing shelters in Shippagan, Caraquet and Bas-Caraquet on the Acadian Peninsula and has provided cots, blankets and other supplies to dozens of other ...

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  9. Red Cross taking donations for ice storm victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2017 | CBC News

    ... at Red Cross offices or at shelters where Red Cross personnel are present. The Red Cross is managing shelters in Shippagan, Caraquet and Bas-Caraquet on the Acadian Peninsula. Cots, blankets and other supplies have been placed in dozens of other ...

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  10. Military lends hand to victims of devastating New Brunswick ice stormRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2017 | SooToday

    ... without electricity, and local residents were saying areas of the Acadian Peninsula including Lameque, Miscou and Shippagan islands had some of the most intensive damage. In the small community of St. Leolin on the Acadian Peninsula, Mayor Mathieu ...

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  11. 200 troops sent to New Brunswick, where thousands still without power five days after ice stormRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2017 | Canada.com

    ... Mazerolle collects water in a ditch to help flush his toilet at home in Pointe-Sapin, N.B., on the weekend. SHIPPAGAN, N.B. - The military is sending 200 troops to New Brunswick to back up relief efforts in the areas that have been hardest hit by ...

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  12. Armed forces deployed to hardest-hit areas after N.B. stormRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2017 | MacLeans

    ... are still without power, days after a winter storm blasted through the region. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Diane Doiron SHIPPAGAN, N.B. - The military is sending 200 troops to New Brunswick to back up ongoing relief efforts in the areas that have been ...

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  13. Military to help in New Brunswick ice storm recovery effortRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2017 | The Globe and Mail

    ... efforts in the areas that have been hardest hit by last week's ice storm. Brian Gallant told a news conference in Shippagan Sunday that soldiers are being deployed over the next 24 hours to help local authorities by going door-to-door to check in on ...

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  14. Military called in to assist in NB ice storm recovery as number of carbon monoxide illnesses risesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2017 | GlobalNews

    New Brunswick premier Brian Gallant said 150 members of the Canadian Armed Forces are scheduled to arrive in parts of the province that were hardest hit by Tuesday's ice storm. At a news conference in Shippagan, N.B. Sunday, Gallant said the number of people suffering from carbon monoxide related illness has increased to 31 people - up from seven on Saturday.

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  15. Troops deployed in NBRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2017 | Castanet.net

    New Brunswick's premier says the military is sending between 100 and 150 troops to help with recovery efforts in the areas that have been hardest hit by last week's ice storm. Brian Gallant told a news conference in Shippagan Sunday that soldiers are being deployed over the next 24 hours to support local authorities by going door-to-door to check in on residents, clear debris and distribute water and other essentials.

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  16. Canadian troops coming to N.B.'s aid: Premier GallantRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2017 | CBC News

    ... arrive in the province within the next 24 hours to help with recovery efforts. Speaking at a news conference in Shippagan, N.B., Gallant said members of the Canadian Armed Forces will be deployed to the areas of the province affected most severely ...

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  17. Volunteers provide shelter, food and comfort during ice stormRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2017 | CBC News

    ... for a ride yesterday and just in the neighbourhood here, I counted over 100 broken telephone poles. So you've got Shippagan, Lameque, Caraquet. It's not about to be over," he said. Julie Basque, community agent for Francophone Nord-Est School ...

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  18. After storm 'disaster,' NB Power crews race to catch up in northeastRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2017 | CBC News

    ... very much forward to that because we certainly understand that this is not a good situation for our customers." Shippagan resident Ivan Robichaud said crews have been doing a "fantastic job" but the job ahead of them is huge. At least 50 power poles ...

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  19. Fuel shortage 'rumours' dispelled by EMORead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | CBC News

    ... ice storm that hit the province on Tuesday and Wednesday have been lining up to buy gasoline in many instances. In Shippagan, Ivan Robichaud said he went to get gas at 6:30 a.m. Thursday and waited 2A1 2 hours, with 30 vehicles ahead of him in line. ...

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  20. Ice storm leaves hits Miramichi region, Acadian Peninsula hard, leaves thousands in darkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2017 | CBC News

    ... One is open in Paquetville at the Manoir Edith B Pinet, 1189 des Fondateurs St, 20 kilometres from Caraquet. In Shippagan, the fire department was asking people to stay home and off the roads so they could deal with emergency calls and blocked ...

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