Maison Cyr (c 1810), the oldest house in the Madawaska region, shows how houses of that era were constructed. Saint-Basile hosts the annual Madawaska County Fair in mid August. Pop star Roch VOISINE was born in Saint-Basile.
Author DEBORAH WELCH and MICHAEL PAYNE
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Atlantic Provinces Chambers of Commerce
The website for the Atlantic Provinces Chambers of Commerce (APCC), formerly the Maritime Board of Trade. Formed in 1896, this organization promotes and supports business and economic development in Atlantic Canada. Click on "Chambers" for links to local Chambers of Commerce.
A nicely illustrated website that highlights the many cultural and natural attractions (including the New Brunswick Botanical Garden) in the Edmundston region of New Brunswick.
Shawnadithit grew anxious waiting for her uncle, Longnon, to return to camp at the junction of Badger Brook and the Exploits River, deep in the wilds of Newfoundland...