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Rain does not dampen enthusiasm for ‘Ride’

SCOTSBURN — Nearly 100 people pedalling bicycles combined with riders and passengers on motorcycles to help raise awareness and funds on Saturday in support of...

Ride for Reese bikers welcomed home

PICTOU — The Ride for Reese ended in style on Sunday. Lloyd McLean and wife Andrea Haughan completed their 13-day bicycling journey from the Sick Kids...
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Sobey Family protects land on St. Mary’s River

SHERBROOKE – At a special public celebration in Sherbrooke on Saturday, David and Faye Sobey entrusted their 30-acre property on the St. Mary’s River...
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RCMP charge 32-year-old woman for stunting

SALT SPRINGS - RMCP have charged another driver with stunting. On August 13, at approximately 11 a.m., RCMP Eastern Traffic Services observed a car travelling...
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ATV crash claims life of child

OTCH HILL - Pictou County District RCMP is investigating a fatal ATV crash in Scotch Hill. Sunday at 12:05 p.m., RCMP responded to a report...

Racing into first

It was a mad dash for Pictou County’s Brenda Millar this July as she set off to capture first place in the P.E.I. Credit...

Members of Sobey family among those to receive 2017 Humanitarian Award

(Editor's note: This story has been modified from the original. The press release indicated it was Rob Sobey who chaired the Dalhousie Medical Research...
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Charges laid in 2012 Sheet Harbour double homicide

DARTMOUTH - The Homicide Unit of the Integrated Criminal Investigation Division has laid charges in relation to the 2012 homicides of Matthew Hebb and...

Pen maker writing his own future

A project in high school has turned into a calling for Dylan Thompson-MacKay. The Pictou County native started making wooden pens as a project in...

JD Fortune spending ‘One Night With You’

The first song JD Fortune remembers ever singing on stage for anyone was Elvis Presley’s Heartbreak Hotel. That was many years ago and the popular...