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Friends seize opportunity to get up close to PM

It was a day Aiden MacInnis of New Glasgow and Cameron Campbell of Westville won’t soon forget. The two friends were in the audience last Tuesday when Prime Minister Justin Trudeau came to town. They attended the barbecue at Glasgow Square with their friend, Blake. The boys were eager to see the prime minister – […]

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County trails get funding from Sobey Foundation

STELLARTON – Pictou County’s trail system has received new funding and a new name. Trans-Canada Trail announced a $400,000 gift from the Sobey Foundation on Friday to finish connecting sections of what is being called the Great Trail in Pictou County. The project will bring Nova Scotia closer to completing its portion of the Trans-Canada […]

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Drugs seized in New Glasgow residence

NEW GLASGOW – Police arrested several individuals after a search warrant turned up illegal drugs in a Temperance Street residence. As a result of an ongoing investigation, Pictou County Integrated Street Crime Enforcement Unit, with the assistance of New Glasgow Regional Police, arrested two men and one male youth for several offences under the Controlled […]

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