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Hipson places first, MacLennan second in Miles Marathon

NEW GLASGOW — Dave MacLennan came close, by Bryan Hipson of Yarmouth is the 2017 Johnny Miles Marathon champion. Hipson took the lead during the...
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Two arrested on drugs, firearms charges

Two people - one man and male youth - were arrested on Tuesday and face several charges. On June 20 at approximately 5:30 a.m., the...

Campus honours graduates

WESTVILLE ROAD — It was a festive occasion last Thursday for the 2017 convocation at the Nova Scotia Community College’s 2017 convocation for Pictou...

Street Crime Unit seizes crystal meth

Crystal meth has been seized from a home in New Glasgow. On June 16th at approximately 3 p.m., Pictou County Integrated Street Crime Enforcement Unit...

Odd moth

This huge moth was the topic of conversation late last week when Gail and Dan Jardine found it sitting on the deck post of...

Town adds flags to crossings

WESTVILLE – Pedestrians now have a novel way to cross Main Street in Westville more safely. Town council followed through on a plan it adopted...

Gardeners gather

Mary Keeping was among members of the Pictor Garden Club who were busy planting, digging and generally preparing the flower and shrub bed immediately...
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Battle of the bylaws

The community of Tower Road in Millsville is gearing up for a battle with bylaws for the third time in an attempt to keep...

Voluntary road toll Saturday

STELLARTON – Anyone travelling through town on Saturday will be invited to make a donation to the Lions Club by way of a road...
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Premier names new Cabinet

Nova Scotia's new Executive Council is in place after Premier Stephen McNeil and 16 other cabinet ministers were sworn in during a ceremony at...