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RCMP charges 45-year­-old man for stunting

MOUNT THOM - A tourist was the latest person to be charged with stunting in Pictou County. At 11:35 a.m. on July 26, RCMP Eastern Tr­affic...

Paddlers raise $112,000

When 750 paddlers hit the East River for the 16th Annual Dragon Boat Races on Saturday, they made up 37 teams and competed in...

A new page on fundraising

WESTVILLE — New Leaf is cooking up a tasty fundraiser they’ve never tried before. In fact, it’s their first big fundraiser of any sort. The...

Racers get lost in fun of event

“I once was lost but now am found …” Janine Linthorne can laugh at the lyrics from the hymn Amazing Grace now, but she was...
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Cumberland County couple woodland winners

Nova Scotia's 2017 Woodland Owner of the Year is a Cumberland County couple. Peter and Pat Spicer became provincial woodland winners this year for their...

In the drink

A shed is resting in an awkward position in the East River in New Glasgow after it fell into the river over the weekend....
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RCMP charges Priestville man for stunting

PRIESTVILLE - An Antigonish County man was charged with stunting in PIctou County. At 12 p.m. Jul21, RCMP Eastern Traffic Services observed a car travelling at a...
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Drugs seized from Plymouth business

PLYMOUTH - Illegal drugs were seized from a business here on July 19. At approximately 8:30 p.m,, the Pictou County Integrated Street Crime Enforcement Unit...

Paddles up!

Workers were on deck early this morning (Friday)  in preparation for the annual Race on the River Dragon Boat Festival at Glasgow Square. Set...
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Pictou CAO resigns

Pictou Town Council has announces the resignation of Scott Conrod, chief administrative officer. Mayor Jim Ryan said, "Council wants to thank Scott for his 10...