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Jun 29, 2010 - Office of the Lieutenant-Governor
Lieutenant-governor welcomes the Queen aboard HMCS Fredericton
Lt.-Gov. Graydon Nicholas welcomed the Queen aboard Canadian Navy frigate HMCS Fredericton. Nicholas was on board as part of the international fleet review conducted by the Queen in Halifax harbour an .....
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Jun 21, 2010 - Office of the Lieutenant-Governor
Nicholas visits the Queen, celebrates National Aboriginal Day
Graydon Nicholas, the province's first lieutenant-governor of Aboriginal heritage, marked National Aboriginal Day in London, United Kingdom, with a visit with the Queen. Nicholas and his wife, Beth, m .....
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May 17, 2010 - Public Safety
RCMP holds honours ceremony
RCMP J Division recently held an honours and recognition ceremony for several of its members.
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Apr 21, 2010 - Wellness, Culture and Sport
Lieutenant-governor named honorary patron of heritage fairs
Lt.-Gov. Graydon Nicholas has been named honorary patron for heritage fairs in New Brunswick. Wellness, Culture and Sport Minister Hédard Albert made the announcement.
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Feb 23, 2010 - Wellness, Culture and Sport
New Brunswick Day celebrated at Atlantic Canada House
New Brunswick Day will be celebrated a little early this year, at least inside Atlantic Canada House in Vancouver. Today is New Brunswick Day at the pavilion, set up on Granville Island during the Win .....
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Nov 17, 2009 - Legislative Assembly
Throne speech / Fourth session of 56th Legislative Assembly
Seizing opportunities to lower energy rates in New Brunswick, reducing poverty while empowering people and creating jobs, enhancing health and senior care, promoting literacy, and positioning the prov .....
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Oct 30, 2009 - Office of the Lieutenant-Governor
First poppy of 2009 campaign presented to lieutenant-governor
Lt.-Gov. Graydon Nicholas, who is honorary patron of New Brunswick Command, Royal Canadian Legion, is presented with the traditional first poppy of the 2009 campaign by Paul Poirier of Bathurst, first .....
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Sep 30, 2009 - Office of the Lieutenant-Governor
New lieutenant-governor installed
Graydon Nicholas was installed today as the new lieutenant-governor of New Brunswick during an official ceremony at Government House in Fredericton. The ceremony was hosted by Premier Shawn Graham, w .....
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Aug 12, 2009 - Attorney General
Ceremony marks transfer of the Great Seal
Attorney General Michael Murphy recently participated in the traditional ceremony marking the transfer of the Great Seal, in the library of Government House in Fredericton. The Great Seal is used to a .....
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Dec 2, 2008 - Office of the Lieutenant-Governor
Christmas Seal campaign underway
Lt.-Gov. Herménégilde Chiasson, honorary patron of the New Brunswick Lung Association, receives limited edition Christmas Seals honoring the 100th anniversary of the Christmas Seal campaign. The camp .....
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Oct 29, 2008 - Office of the Lieutenant-Governor
2008 Order of New Brunswick recipients
The 2008 Order of New Brunswick recipients were presented with medals today at Old Government House by Lt.-Gov. Herménégilde Chiasson and Premier Shawn Graham. Front row, from left: Eldred Savoie; M .....
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Nov 27, 2007 - Legislative Assembly
Speech from the Throne 2007- 08
The speech from the throne of the second session of the 56th Legislative Assembly of New Brunswick outlined the government's legislative agenda.
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Oct 30, 2007 - Intergovernmental Affairs
Order of New Brunswick presented
Ten New Brunswickers were presented with the Order of New Brunswick in a ceremony today at Old Government House in Fredericton. Back, from left: recipients George Piers, Bernard Lord, Viola Léger, Dr. .....
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Oct 25, 2007 - Office of the Lieutenant-Governor
First poppy presented for 2007
Lt.-Gov. Herménégilde Chiasson, who is honorary patron of New Brunswick Command, Royal Canadian Legion, receives the first poppy of the 2007 campaign from Clayton Saunders, 1st vice-president, NB Comm .....
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Sep 12, 2007 - Office of the Lieutenant-Governor
TADD welcomes lieutenant-governor as honorary patron
Lt.-Gov. Herménégilde Chiasson met today with students from Belleisle Regional High School, where he was named honorary patron for Teens Against Drinking and Driving (TADD) NB. Back row, from left: T .....
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May 15, 2007 - Office of the Lieutenant-Governor
Governor General visits New Brunswick
Governor General Michaëlle Jean is on an official visit to New Brunswick this week.
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Apr 4, 2007 - Office of the Lieutenant-Governor
Commemorative ceremony
A commemorative ceremony for the 90th Anniversary of the Battle of Vimy was held today at the Legislative Assembly. From left: Lt.Gov. Herménégilde Chiasson, Michael Carr, War Amp Champ, Premier Shawn .....
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Feb 12, 2007 - Wellness, Culture and Sport
Heritage Week 2007 runs Feb. 12-19
Heritage Week 2007 was officially launched today at the Provincial Archives building on the Fredericton campus of the University of New Brunswick by Lt.-Gov. Herménégilde Chiasson (right) and Rick Mil .....
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Feb 6, 2007 - Legislative Assembly
Speech from the Throne 2007
The Speech from the Throne of the 56th Legislative Assembly of New Brunswick outlined the government's legislative agenda for its first legislative session.
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Nov 24, 2006 - Office of the Lieutenant-Governor
Order of New Brunswick Recipients 2006
Nine new appointees received the Order of New Brunswick at a ceremony held on Nov. 24, 2006, at Old Government House in Fredericton.
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Nov 2, 2006 - Office of the Lieutenant-Governor
Lieutenant-Governor's Award for Excellence in Public Administration
Pierre J. LeBouthillier is the 2006 recipient of the Lieutenant-Governor's Award for Excellence in Public Administration. The award recognizes the exceptional achievement of a person who has shown dis .....
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Oct 26, 2006 - Office of the Lieutenant-Governor
First poppy presented for 2006
1. Lt.-Gov. Herménégilde Chiasson was recently presented with the first poppy by members of the Royal Canadian Legion, New Brunswick Command. The legion will distribute more than 500,000 poppies in Ne .....
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Oct 3, 2006 - Legislative Assembly
Swearing-in ceremony for MLAs
Lt.-Gov. Herménégilde Chiasson signs the Roll as part of the swearing-in ceremony for the MLAs who will serve in the 56th Legislative Assembly. Watch the video of the ceremony.
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Aug 2, 2006 - Wellness, Culture and Sport
Feature article No. 1 / New Brunswick Day 2006
The following is the first in a series of three feature articles prepared for New Brunswick Day 2006 celebrations. Entitled Spotlight on New Brunswick’s Past, the series is a reflection of the people, .....
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Jun 20, 2006 - Office of the Lieutenant-Governor
Lieutenant-Governor celebrates return of Royal Doulton china
Lt.-Gov. Herménégilde Chiasson today marked the return of a significant piece of the province's heritage at Old Government House in Fredericton. The piece of history at the centre of today's celebrat .....
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Dec 6, 2005 - Legislative Assembly
Speech from the Throne 2005
The introduction of a quality pre-kindergarten school readiness program is among the initiatives included in today’s speech from the throne of the 55th legislative assembly of New Brunswick.
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Dec 5, 2005 - Legislative Assembly
Christmas tree-lighting at legislative assembly
Jade Polchies, left, and River Sacobie, right, of St. Mary's First Nation in Fredericton, assisted Lt.-Gov. Herménégilde Chiasson and his wife, Marcia Babineau, at the annual Christmas tree-lighting c .....
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Oct 27, 2005 - Office of the Lieutenant-Governor
First poppy presented for 2005
Lt.-Gov. Herménégilde Chiasson, right, who is a Patron of the Royal Canadian Legion, is presented with the first poppy for 2005 from members of the New Brunswick Command of the Royal Canadian Legion. .....
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Dec 2, 2004 - Office of the Lieutenant-Governor
Throne Speech 2004
Throne Speech 2004 – Lt.-Gov. Herménégilde Chiasson inspects the honour guard prior to delivering the 2004 New Brunswick Speech from the Throne.
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Oct 29, 2004 - Office of the Lieutenant-Governor
FIRST POPPY
Lt.-Gov. Herménégilde Chiasson, who is Patron of the Royal Canadian Legion, recently received the symbolic first Poppy in advance of Remembrance Day from Tom Eagles, the 1st Vice-President and Poppy C .....
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Oct 27, 2004 - Office of the Lieutenant-Governor
Lieutenant-Governor announces award for NB architecture
Gov. Herménégilde Chiasson has announced the creation of a new award to honour New Brunswick's finest architecture.
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Oct 1, 2004 - Office of the Lieutenant-Governor
PORTRAIT UNVEILED
A portrait of Senator and former Lieutenant-Governor Marilyn Trenholme Counsell was unveiled recently at the Legislative Assembly of New Brunswick. In keeping with tradition, the portrait now hangs in .....
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Apr 8, 2004 - Office of the Lieutenant-Governor
2004 Lieutenant Governor's Dialogue Award
The Lieutenant Governor's Dialogue Award is presented annually to those who champion the principles of harmony between English-speaking and French-speaking communities.
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Mar 2, 2004 - Office of the Lieutenant-Governor
Unveiling of a new Canadian silver dollar
From left: Lt.-Gov. Herménégilde Chiasson, Royal Canadian Mint President/CEO David Dingwall, and New Brunswick Intergovernmental and International Relations Minister Percy Mockler unveil a new Canadia .....
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Oct 30, 2003 - Office of the Lieutenant-Governor
Lieutenant-Governor helps to launch Poppy Campaign
Lieutenant-Governor Herménégilde Chiasson launched the 2003 Poppy Campaign by welcoming members of Royal Canadian Legion New Brunswick Command, and Fredericton Branch #4 to Old Government House.
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Aug 26, 2003 - Executive Council Office
New lieutenant-governor installed (03/08/26)
Herménégilde Chiasson was installed as the 29th lieutenant-governor of New Brunswick in a ceremony held at the Legislative Assembly in Fredericton.
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Jun 18, 2003 - Office of the Lieutenant-Governor
First annual Lieutenant-Governor's Dialogue Award presented
The first annual Lieutenant-Governor's Dialogue Award was presented to the New Brunswick Teachers' Federation during an official ceremony at Old Government House.
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Jun 4, 2003 - Office of the Lieutenant-Governor
PORTRAIT UNVEILED
Several school children join in as Lt.-Gov. Marilyn Trenholme Counsell and Dennis Driscoll, vice-president of the New Brunswick Command of the Royal Canadian Legion, unveil a new portrait of Her Majes .....
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