Headlines: Mainly cloudy today with a chance of showers. High 11. Rainy tonight and tomorrow / RCMP looking for missing 15 yr old Moncton boy / Chicken burger recall / UFC Moncton pics & numbers / Moncton Wildcats win 5th in a row / Moncton Flyers on 11 game winning streak to start season / 12 man high school football final will be Tantramar vs. RHS, BMHS & Trimble continue in 10 man playoffs / Red Sox win 4th World Series in 15 years
Greater Moncton Weather: (Extended forecast HERE)
Today: Mainly cloudy with a chance of showers. High 11.
Tonight: Rainy. Maybe thundershowers. Low plus 5.
Tomorrow: Showers. High 9.
— RCMP New Brunswick (@RCMPNB) October 28, 2018
Codiac RCMP are trying to locate a missing 15-year-old boy from Moncton…
15 year old Benjamin Blanchard was last seen just after 5 p.m. on Friday (October 26th) on Myers Street in Moncton. He is described as being approximately five foot six and weighing 130 pounds, with green eyes and brown hair. He was last seen wearing black pants, a red, black and white hooded sweatshirt and black socks with no shoes. Anyone with information about Benjamin Blanchard’s whereabouts is asked to contact Codiac Regional RCMP at 506-857-2400.
Look at the snow they got in Bathurst over the weekend!
Queen Street, between Alma Street and Botsford Street, will be closed to through traffic from 9 a.m. until 12 p.m. on Tuesday, October 30, weather permitting.
(Crews are removing a generator from the Bell Aliant building)
not my burgs Bro! Janes Pub Style Chicken Burgers recalled (https://t.co/3tnr7kCmj4)
— scotty horsman (@scottyhorsman) October 29, 2018
#CFIArecall Food Recall Warning (Salmonella) – Janes brand Pub Style Chicken Burgers – more info: https://t.co/tIGT2JnB8d
Do you have ideas for naming the public places and streets in the community? Submit them now by using the form on this page 👉 https://t.co/YToXdqO7bw
— City of Dieppe (@CityofDieppe) October 26, 2018
Some UFC Moncton stuff…
The crowd was 6,282…MMA News is reporting that the “live gate” (that’s money from ticket sales) was $691,957.
It was televised in more than 150 countries
The city paid $150,000 to have the event here and SMG the company that manages the Avenir Centre kicked in $100,000 to have the event come here.
During the broadcast there were segments on the Moncton Wildcats, The Hopewell Rocks, surfers on the Petitcodiac, and other scenes from around Moncton.
— MyMartialArtsTV (@MyMartialArtsTV) October 29, 2018
— Moncton Wildcats (@monctonwildcats) October 28, 2018
The Moncton Wildcats shut out Bathurst 7-0 at the Avenir Centre yesterday. The Cats are back in action Tuesday night when they host Cape Breton.
— scottyandtony (@scottyandtony) October 28, 2018
The Moncton Flyers won another couple on the weekend…they beat Fredericton 5-0 on Saturday night and yesterday Moncton got by Saint John 5-4. The Flyers are 11-0 to start the season…they host Kensington on Saturday night at the Superior Propane Centre. Get more at MonctonFlyers.ca!
High School Football Playoffs…
High School Football Playoffs:
Riverview High over Saint John High 40-16
BMHS beat Ecole Ste. Anne 40-0
Harrison Trimble 34 Oromocto 31
Tantramar 47-7 over Fredericton High
Tantramar will host RHS on Saturday at 1pm in Sackville for the 12 man provincial championship.
In the 10 man playoffs BMHS will host KVHS and Harrison Trimble travels to play at St. Stephen.
Going to be a great Team Building night as our Sr High Girls Basketball Team and our U12 Girls get together , and have a pumpkin carving night this Monday night at 630pm at JMA … parents and girls please remember to bring some carving tools. pic.twitter.com/2OFkqtwC4w
— Salisbury Basketball (@SalisburyHoops) October 28, 2018
— Twitter Moments Canada (@CanadaMoments) October 29, 2018
The Boston Red Sox have won their ninth World Series. Steve Pearce hit two home runs and David Price gave up one earned run in seven innings of work as the Red Sox beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 5-1 in Game 5. Both Pearce and Price former Toronto Blue Jays.
Get all the scores HERE.