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Find cupid and win

The Advocate has launched a new Valentine's Day contest and it couldn't be easier to win!Simply identify the cupid in one of the sponsor...
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Drugs seized after search warrant executed

STELLARTON - A quantity of drugs were seized Friday night after police executed a search warrant in Stellarton.At approximately 10:30 p.m., the Pictou County...
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Woman sustains injuries after two-vehicle collision

NEW GLASGOW - On Friday, Jan. 27 at approximately 12:26 p.m., New Glasgow Regional Police, along with the New Glasgow Fire Department and Emergency...

Early morning fire damages Water Street business

UPDATED: January 25, 4  p.m.PICTOU – No one was injured in an early-morning fire that destroyed the D’Eon Fishing Supplies store in downtown Pictou.Deputy...

Highway twinning session postponed

Due to weather and poor travel conditions, the public consultation session on highway twinning scheduled for this evening, Tuesday, Jan. 24, in New Glasgow...

Congratulations to these winners

The Advocate extends congratulations to the following individuals who are our recent Winter Blast contest winners:Mary Wright of Caribou River, Clarice MacDonald of Saltsprings,...
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Wellness Centre showing lower operating expenses

WESTVILLE ROAD — Operating costs at the Pictou County Wellness Centre are coming down. General manager David Hood outlined on Monday how figures from the November...

Lighting the way

CARIBOU ISLAND – The view from John and Nancy MacLeod’s summer home could not be any more spectacular.From the deck of their cosy wooden...

JUBILEE: The Glorious Sons rolling into Jube with some raw rock and roll

A raw sounding sort of rock is what brought The Glorious Sons together and now they’re bringing their sound back to the Maritimes. Singer...
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Lacey Morrell begins second half of Monday Music in Alma Summer Series

For those who haven't checked it out, Monday Night in Alma is in full swing.The first half of the concert series for this season...
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