Born with malformed limbs 52 years ago, thalidomide victim still fights for compensation

Noëlla Hébert isn’t scared of anything. The 52-year-old from Saint-Louis-de-Kent, who was born missing an arm and with malformations in her other limbs, says after a lifetime of fighting... Read more »

More Campbellton COVID-19 cases linked to medical professional who didn’t self-isolate

There are three new confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the Campbellton region that are linked to the three other active cases, including another health-care worker, the chief medical officer of... Read more »

What it’s like to have COVID-19: Saint Johner breaks silence on illness

Kym Murphy was careful. She washed her hands. She practised physical distancing.  But the usually healthy, vibrant 54-year-old still contracted COVID-19.  “I was so careful with hand washing,” said... Read more »

Province unmoved by Horizon’s request to fund abortions outside of hospitals

The New Brunswick government says it won’t start funding abortions at Clinic 554, even after Horizon Health’s board of directors forwards a motion asking it to. The health authority... Read more »

Two new cases of measles confirmed in Saint John

Two new cases of measles have been confirmed in the Saint John area, bringing the total number to five, according to New Brunswick’s Department of Health. The cases were confirmed... Read more »