Marty Haggard’s tribute to father coming to the deCoste

PICTOU — Marty Haggard brings a Tribute to Merle Haggard – “Songs of My Dad” to the deCoste Centre Wedsnesdayfor a night of great country music. Marty was born and raised in Bakersfield, Calif., son of Merle Haggard. He considers his dad the greatest singer/songwriter ever. Growing up, Marty travelled with his father and had […]

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Public Meeting on state of healthcare system in New Glasgow

NEW GLASGOW – All Pictou County residents who are affected by the state of healthcare are invited to attend a public meeting on Sunday, September 25 from 2 to 4 p.m. at Summer Street Industries. The public meeting will be an opportunity for patients to share stories, hear from doctors and have a constructive dialogue […]

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Federal focus on Atlantic growth

To the Editor: I recently had the pleasure of introducing approximately 4,200 friends and neighbours from our region to a very special guest when the Prime Minister of Canada Justin Trudeau, joined us for a community barbecue in downtown New Glasgow. This level of engagement our community demonstrated was inspiring and, coupled with what I […]

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