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RCMP arrest three people following stabbing

PICTOU LANDING - Pictou County District RCMP is investigating a stabbing that took place Tuesday night. Shortly after 11:30 p.m., RCMP received a call of a stabbing...
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CAOs discuss salaries

STELLARTON – Town clerk Joyce Eaton says she’s comfortable with her compensation being published with her municipal counterparts throughout Nova Scotia. She was referring to...
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Nancy Dicks New Glasgow’s new mayor

Unofficial results have Nancy Dicks winning as mayor of New Glasgow. Henderson Paris was a very close second: Nancy Dicks - 1,796 Henderson Paris - 1,693 Ken...

Marty Haggard’s tribute to father coming to the deCoste

PICTOU — Marty Haggard brings a Tribute to Merle Haggard - “Songs of My Dad” to the deCoste Centre Wedsnesdayfor a night of great...

Morning coffee

June Williams and George Rae enjoy the Homecoming coffee party this morning (Friday) at Christ Anglican Church during Homecoming in Stellarton. (Steve Goodwin)
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NSCC campuses reopen today

All Nova Scotia Community College (NSCC) campuses and learning centres throughout the province will re-open today. Three campuses were evacuated Wednesday morning after receiving threats - IT...

In port

The Warnow Venus is docked today in Pictou Harbour while flat trucks with goods for export waited to be unloaded. The ship is considered...

Sounds of Joy concert scheduled for Friday

NEW GLASGOW – Pianist Nicole Green and tenor Marcel d’Entremont will headline the 2016 edition of the Sounds of Joy concert on Friday at...
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Out of the mouths of babes

Third grader writes premier about losing out at school RIVER JOHN — Lexus Corbett Binns is not your typical third grader. While she loves to do...
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Safe Harbour welcoming second family

NEW GLASGOW –  Members of Pictou County Safe Harbour are elated to welcome a second Syrian family to the area. The group raised funds to...