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Police receive report of children wandering streets in Trenton in early morning hours

The New Glasgow Regional Police is seeking the public’s assistance for information about young children who were seen walking in the early morning hours today. Police received a report at 3:30 a.m. from a caller who said that two small children were walking eastbound on Strickland Avenue in Trenton at approximately 3:30 a.m.; the caller […]

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Second semester will now begin on February 2nd for CCRSB

PICTOU – Due to today’s school cancellation in Cumberland County, and the inability of many students in Pictou, Colchester and East Hants to attend school (because of buses travelling on paved roads only) and complete exams, the exam schedule and start of second term is being adjusted as follows: Tuesday, January 31st – All students […]

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West Pictou Consolidated School being dismissed early today

PICTOU  – West Pictou Consolidated School is being dismissed early today (at 11 a.m.) due to a leak in the roof. An Alert message is being sent to all parents and guardians announcing the dismissal, and phone calls are being made to all parents and guardians of elementary students. The busing restriction enacted this morning […]

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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 Chief Blake Sarson of the Pictou Fire Department said the fire started at about 5 a.m. and the building on Water Street was completely destroyed by the time it […]

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RCMP charges Antigonish man for child pornography offences

ANTIGONISH – Antigonish District RCMP Street Crime Enforcement Unit (SCEU) has charged an Antigonish man with possession of child pornography and accessing child pornography. On January 20, the Antigonish District RCMP SCEU, working with the RCMP’s Internet Child Exploitation Unit and Technological Crime Unit, searched a home in Antigonish. Child pornography was discovered as a […]

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No charges against officers justified in Pictou Landing arrest by RCMP

PICTOU LANDING – No charges will be laid against two RCMP officers who arrested a suspect last summer. The Serious Incident Response Team explained the situation in a statement issued today, January 23. They say tarly on the morning of August 26, 2016, members of the RCMP – Pictou received a complaint about a stabbing […]

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