FREDERICTON (GNB) – Public Health reported one new case of COVID-19 today. The new case is a temporary foreign worker between 20 and 29 in Zone 1 (Moncton region) who has been self-isolating. “Self-isolation continues to be a very important public health measure as we move through the COVID-19 pandemic,” said Dr. Jennifer Russell, chief…

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The public is invited to participate in a Prom Parade to celebrate Blackville High School’s 2020 graduates. BHS graduates will be lining the Blackville Ball Field parking lot loop on Saturday, July 11, 2020 between 7pm and 8pm. The public is asked to use Station Road by the Irving. Graduates will be at the ball…

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While the Canada Day parade in Blackville was cancelled this year due to COVID-19 restrictions, the village encouraged homeowners and businesses to decorate their properties to show their Canadian pride. Prizes for best decorated went to Hooked ‘N Cooked Family Restaurant, June Sturgeon and Edie Walls – all of whom received a cash prize of…

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The Greater Miramichi Regional Service Commission – Planning Services would like to advise residents of the area that starting Monday, July 6, 2020, a Building Inspector will be available at the Village Office in Doaktown (by appointment only) Monday thru Friday.  Appointments must be made within two days in advance due to scheduling. Citizens requiring…

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The village of Blackville hosted their annual Canada Day fireworks on Tuesday, June 30 at dusk from the Blackville Municipal Park. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, the park was closed to the public, however, spectators were able to watch the fireworks display from village streets, while practicing social distancing. The fireworks were a huge hit with…

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UPDATE (June 29): After further discussion, a decision has been made to put the fireworks back on. 10pm Tuesday, June 30 from the Blackville Park. All previous information below applies. Canada Day Fireworks will take place on June 30 at dusk (10:00 pm) at the Blackville Municipal Park. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, the park will…

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