Tag Archives: Deer Island

UPDATED!: Lobster plant on Deer Island catches fire overnight

Police in St. George are at the scene of a fire that broke out overnight on Deer Island that badly damaged a lobster plant. This is the second time a fire has broken out at the Paturel International facility over the past six months. In September, a fire destroyed a lobster tank house on the site. The tank house was a major part of lobster fishing on Deer Island. More to come… >link< 08:00

Early-morning blaze destroys lobster processing plant in New Brunswick –  Fire has destroyed a major lobster processing plant on Deer Island in southern New Brunswick. >click to read< 12:45

An island of fishing communities few know much about – Deer Island’s waves of change

A three-part video series on this remote fishing island – CBC’s Matthew Bingley visits Deer Island in a three-part video series that explores the stories affecting the islanders. [email protected]  11:19