Celebration crew

Tearmann Society board members are busy at the Museum of Industry in Stellarton getting ready for the 25th annual Celebration of Art auction and draw taking place at the museum this evening. This year’s milestone celebration and fundraiser promises more door prizes for attendees and some bigger auction items that board members are excited to […]

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Ready for the season

The Museum of Industry in Stellarton is preparing for a busy summer season with opening weekend being this weekend. Andrew Phillips, curator of education and public programs, left, was getting the museum’s print shop open with summer interpreters Paul LaLande, centre, and James McMullen. (Jardine photo)

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Fire rages on

More than four hours later and the fire in downtown Pictou continues to burn. Flames could be seen shooting through the roof at many points throughout the afternoon. The blaze at Poppy’s store – the former Shiretown Discount Emporium – has drawn fire fighters from at least seven other departments in Pictou County. Smoke is […]

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Armed robbery suspect nabbed

Stellarton Police are investigating an armed robbery that took place at the Stellarton Medical Hall on Foord Street at approximately 2:47 p.m. on Thursday, April 11t. Stellarton Police, with the assistance of The Westville Police Service and The New Glasgow Regional Police, arrested a 57-year-old man from New Glasgow who is facing several charges. Police […]

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