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Edmundston

(ĕd`mənstən), city (1991 pop. 10,835), NW N.B., Canada, at the confluence of the St. John and Madawaska rivers, at the U.S. border. It has a large pulp mill and is a railroad center and hunting and fishing base. Settled c.1785 by Acadians, it was known as Petit Sault to the French and Little Falls to the English before being named in 1850 for Sir Edmund Head, later governor-general of Canada.
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The provincial government is investing $600,000 this year to install a welcoming gateway at each of the provinces six vehicle arrival points: Edmundston, Campbellton, Aulac, Cape Jourimain, St.
* Nursing Education Advisory Committee (currently recruiting a nurse from UdeM Edmundston or Shippagan (Bathurst site) and a nurse responsible for continuing education in a practice setting)
The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) has confirmed the presence of emerald ash borer in the city of Edmundston, New Brunswick .
2007: Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Universite de Moncton, Edmundston Campus
Thanks to a combined investment of $750,000 by the Government of Canada and the Province of New Brunswick, the Edmundston airport will undertake renovations that will ensure its long-term viability and enable it to provide vital services, including air ambulance service, which will benefit the entire region.
Tenders are invited for the objectives of the study are as follows: identify a location for a replacement bridge, including approaches; identify a location for a new lpoe* in madawaska; examine opportunities for improved connections between the international bridge and the existing canadian custom buildings in edmundston; develop a final conceptual bridge alternative, including approaches, with cost estimates that will be used as the basis for a future bridge design and replacement effort.
* France Chasse, nurse educator, Universite de Moncton, Edmundston (re-appointment)
Ren Arseneault, MP for Madawaska Restigouche, on behalf of the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development and Minister responsible for the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency, and the Honourable Francine Landry, Minister of Economic Development, joined Edmundston Mayor Cyrille Simard and members of the amphitheatre committee for the sod-turning and naming ceremony to officially mark the beginning of construction on the $21 million facility.
* Yellow Belt Lean Training, Edmundston, N.B., 2014
Un autre phenomene important est ressorti lors des entrevues: la plupart des travailleurs sont demeures longtemps au service de l'usine d'Edmundston. Certains y sont demeures plus de 50 ans (16-23), d'autres plus de 40 ans (5-6-7-9-10-11-22) ou encore plus de 30 ans (13-14-15-19-20-24) (11) .
The letter was signed by six bishops: Francois Thibodeau (Edmundston, NB), Bertrand Blanchet (Rimouski, PQ), Nicola De Angelis (Auxiliary, Toronto), Marcel Gervais (Ottawa), Pierre Morissette (Baie-Comeau, PQ), and Alfred Sutton (Keewatin-Le Pas).
Located in Saint John, Moncton, Newcastle, Bathurst and Edmundston, these offices help to facilitate contact with industrial clients.