updated Fri. November 24, 2023
March 8, 2018
Progressive Conservative election hopes are getting a boost this week with two high-profile candidates coming forward in two days. Keith Ashfield, a former federal and provincial cabinet minister, will attempt a political comeback by running for the PC nomination in Oromocto-Lincoln-Fredericton.
February 7, 2018
Walbourne is in New Brunswick visiting CFB Gagetown as part of his office's outreach efforts. Although the military has had an ombudsman for 20 years, many people still don't know about the office, he said. "What we've really been doing over the last couple of years of my mandate is really pushing ourÃâÃÂ ...
October 23, 2017
Air quality advisory issued for Fredericton area due to brush fire near CFB Gagetown. Rebecca Lau | Global News By Rebecca Lau Reporter Global News. more. WATCH: An air quality advisory was issued for the Fredericton area due to a high volume of smoke from three brush fires near Base Gagetown.
October 22, 2017
Training exercises ignited three fires at Base Gagetown in recent weeks and people in surrounding communities say the smoke is concerning. Sunday morning Lucinda Hughey of Fredericton encountered such thick smoke on the drive to Saint John on Highway 7 that she decided to take a different routeÃâÃÂ ...
September 24, 2017
The 2017 Worthington Challenge is underway at CFB Gagetown. Armoured soldiers from around the world are putting their skills to the test, working together while trying to come out on top of the military exercise. The sixth annual event kicked off Sunday in Oromocto, N.B. and brought together some of theÃâÃÂ ...
September 8, 2017
CFB GAGETOWN, N.B. -- Some of the world's best snipers are gathered at Canadian Forces Base Gagetown, to compete against their peers in an elite profession that is the stuff of movies and myths. "I thought it was the coolest thing in the world basically. I wanted to shoot people in the face and I got to do itÃâÃÂ ...
September 6, 2017
CFB GAGETOWN, N.B. -- An international competition for military and civilian snipers will be held later this week at a sprawling army base in central New Brunswick. The 19th annual Canadian International Sniper Concentration at Canadian Forces Base Gagetown starts Friday morning. Snipers fromÃâÃÂ ...
September 6, 2017
CFB GAGETOWN, N.B. — An international competition for military and civilian snipers will be held later this week at a sprawling army base in central New Brunswick. The 19th annual Canadian International Sniper Concentration at Canadian Forces Base Gagetown starts Friday morning. Snipers fromÃâÃÂ ...
August 22, 2017
Some familiar visitors have returned this summer to Canadian Forces Base Gagetown. Hundreds of United States military personnel are spending 10 days at the New Brunswick base for an annual training exercise. Part-time soldier and full-time mill worker Nathan Beaulieu of Madawaska, Maine, saysÃâÃÂ ...
July 26, 2017
WATCH ABOVE: Army, Navy and Air Cadets from across Canada are gathering at New Brunswick's CFB Gagetown in order to take part in the Argonauts Cadets Program. Jeremy Keefe follows these burgeoning young people as they're put their paces.
May 27, 2017
Soldiers at CFB Gagetown will once again be driving over a bridge named after the first Canadian to die serving during the United Nation's peacekeeping operation in Croatia. The Sergeant Ralph Bridge reopened Saturday during a ceremony at the New Brunswick base's training area. The structureÃâÃÂ ...
April 30, 2017
A group of about 50 combat engineers based at Canadian Forces Base Gagetown were deployed to Latvia on Saturday as part of Operation Reassurance. The operation is part the Canadian Armed Forces' three-year commitment to NATO to promote security and stability in central and eastern Europe.