Wednesday’s Headlines

POLITICS

HALIFAX – Halifax port welcomes Montreal lockout traffic [CBC]
FREDERICTON – N.B. civil servants get $3M in bonus money [Telegraph-Journal]

ENERGY DEAL

N.B. – New power line route explored by N.B., N.S. [CBC]
N.B. – Quebec, N.B. strike 4.8B deal for NB power [CBC]
N.B. – N.B., N.S. energy co-operation to expand [CBC]

BUILT ENVIRONMENT

CHARLOTTETOWN – $17.5M convention centre for Charlottetown [CBC]
P.E.I. – Acadian rink wins $25,000 to rebuild [CBC]
SYDNEY – Protective cap sought for Sydney tar ponds [CBC]

TRANSPORTATION

HALIFAX – Bus routes for Halifax seniors to be cut [CBC]
FREDERICTON – Bikers, walkers take over [Daily Gleaner]
MONCTON – Closing down Main Street not easy: city [Times Transcript]
MONCTON – Road work in Moncton causing delay in Dieppe [Times Transcipt]

COMMUNITY

HALIFAX – Halifax Rocks a big name line-up [Metro]
HALIFAX – New motto for Capital Health [Metro]
HALIFAX – Corbett: People should be ‘free to be’ [Metro]
HALIFAX – Halifax Meet-up for the Dominion AGM [Halifax Media Co-op]
FREDERICTON – Health Centre to expand services [Daily Gleaner]
FREDERICTON – Summit to pick Atlantic Canada’s top emerging leaders, entrepreneurs [N.B. Business Journal]

IAAF WORLD JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIPS

MONCTON – IAAF track athletes struggle in Moncton Heat [CBC]
MONCTON – Future is faster, higher, stronger, for N.B. kids [Times Transcript]
MONCTON – Metro runner shines [Times Transcript]
MONCTON – Metro catches onto the excitement of the games [Times Transcript]