New Brunswick MLAs diagnosed with severe amnesia

From Shawn on “The Manatee”: New Brunswick MLAs diagnosed with severe amnesia

Fredericton — In an embarrassing revelation, the Liberal government announced yesterday that it forgot to pass the MLA pay freeze that it that vowed to implement in 2016. As a result, MLAs were entitled to a pay hike as of last October and they will be eligible for another in close to 60 days. At the…

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‘Heck’s Angels’ annoy Frederictonians

From Shawn on “The Manatee”: ‘Heck’s Angels’ annoy Frederictonians

Fredericton — While the international biker gang Hell’s Angels is known for their intimidating outlaw reputation, a new rival biker gang with a less terrifying stature is gaining notoriety in the province’s capital. The new gang — known for its membership of middle-aged men with poor hearing going through a midlife crisis — is poised to become…

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Rothesay passes bylaw against dogs pooping outdoors

From Shawn on “The Manatee”: Rothesay passes bylaw against dogs pooping outdoors

Rothesay – With the scourge of hearse-driving millennials seemingly dealt with, the Town of Rothesay, N.B. has turned its focus to a new public nuisance. Last night, council voted unanimously in favour of a new bylaw restricting outdoor dog defecation. Beginning Aug. 1, all crouching canines are prohibited from pooping in public. Any outdoor dog…

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One year later: Justin Timberlake still can’t stop the feeling

From Shawn on “The Manatee”: One year later: Justin Timberlake still can’t stop the feeling

Big Sky, Montana — Today in an exclusive interview, Justin Timberlake opened up again about his struggles with his dark and brooding feelings. One year after first sharing his story publicly, Timberlake revealed that no matter where he goes or what he does, he still just can’t stop the feeling. “I got this feeling inside…

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Tourist gives up while driving in downtown Halifax

From Shawn on “The Manatee”: Tourist gives up while driving in downtown Halifax

Halifax — The famous Trooper song talks about being here for a “good time, not a long time,” but the reverse is true for a hapless tourist who attempted to drive in downtown Halifax at 5 p.m. yesterday. Betty-Ann Myers, an 82-year-old resident of Petitcodiac, N.B. “just totally gave up” while trying to navigate the…

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