Welcome to the Miramichi. These pages link to the very best our region has to offer: natural attraction, advanced manufacturing, creative technologies, green energy and growing markets. Our commitment to our bountiful natural resources and brilliant future shines through everything we do. Spirit and success - it's just in our nature.

Members give thumbs up to sale of dairy co-op

Miramichi Leader SAMANTHA MAGEE 

Miramichi (08/22/2014) – The sale of a local dairy co-op to a Quebec company has been approved by its membership. (more…)

‘A linchpin of this community’s redevelopment’

Miramichi Leader K. BRYANNAH JAMES

Miramichi (08/22/2014) – The parliamentary secretary to the minister of Public Works and Government Services says everything is on track when it comes to the new federal payroll centre in Miramichi. (more…)

New business on the river is a family affair

Miramichi Leader KELSEY RAMBARAN

MIRAMICHI (05/15/2014)  – A new Pita Pit franchise opened its doors to the public in Miramichi on May 13.


Winners is open

Miramichi Leader KELSEY RAMBARAN

Miramichi (08/21/2014) – People were lined up on the sidewalk for hours, waiting to be among the first to get inside the new Winners, which officially opened up in the Northumberland Square Mall on Thursday, Aug. 21. (more…)

Former UPM mill sites being eyed for pellet plant

Miramichi Leader KRIS MCDAVID

Miramichi (08/19/2014) – The company behind a planned $50 million pellet plant development in Miramichi is eyeing a pair of vacant former mill sites in the city as potential locations to house the operation. (more…)

Province OKs wood for pellet plant proposal

Miramichi Leader KRIS MCDAVID 

Miramichi (08/19/2014) – A forestry firm headed up by a veteran industry executive described as a pioneer in wood pellet plant construction is moving ahead swiftly with plans to erect a facility in the Miramichi region after receiving the backing of the provincial government on Tuesday. (more…)

Funding will help digital/mobile company create six jobs in Miramichi

Miramichi Leader SAMANTHA MAGEE

Miramichi (07/04/2014) – Premier David Alward has announced more than $70,000 in funding to help out a new mobile and software company here on the river. (more…)

Proposal for massive Miramichi forestry project discussed with Trevors

Miramichi Leader KRIS MCDAVID

Miramichi (06/19/2014) – Representatives of the provincial government and local forestry officials sat down for the first time to discuss particulars of an ambitious strategy that is currently in development, one that could create hundreds of direct and indirect jobs in the regional sector if realized. (more…)

Miramichi firm is valuating firms in a new way

Telegraph-Journal GEORGE HALIM

Miramichi (05/26/2014) – Patchell Brook Equity Analytics is a Miramichi startup that has developed software designed to provide in-depth analysis of value for companies. (more…)

Miramichi region construction totalled almost $40-M last year

Miramichi Leader KRIS MCDAVID

Miramichi (05/14/2014)  The Miramichi region is coming off a banner year for new development, with a steady stream of major projects bolstering revenues for a number of communities. (more…)