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Shelter for homeless getting closer to operating

STELLARTON — A temporary winter shelter could be opening soon. Pictou County RCMP Const. Paul Vanderlaan said the shelter will operate in a place whose...
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Pictou RCMP make impaired driving arrests

FOXBROOK - Last night at approximately 11 p.m. Pictou County RCMP responded to a two-vehicle collision on Foxbrook Road, Pictou County. Witnesses reported a vehicle...
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Girls from Sipekne’katik First Nation present Story of Peaked Cap Project in New York

Two young women from Sipekne'katik First Nation, Hants County, are part of Canada's delegation to the United Nations 61st Congress on the Status of...

Province tries new ways to expand forest economy

NEW GLASGOW — Natural Resources Minister Lloyd Hines hopes two ancillary industries can increase the forest economy — blueberries and maple syrup products. Hines said...

Two decades of darts

Twenty years of competition between the Tuesday Night Mixed Dart League and the Sydney Mines Fire Department was celebrated over the weekend. The two...

Students get glimpse of war

NEW GLASGOW — Students are learning more about war, thanks to a visit by two veterans. Bill Green, director of Remembering Canada’s Heroes who resides...

Looking luxe

Stemming from a love of makeup and helping others feel empowered, a big idea was born with the name of a small road. Foxbrook Lipstick,...

Boston Pizza coming to Highland Square Mall

Boston Pizza will be coming to Pictou County - to the Highland Square Mall, in fact. Here is an announcement on the Highland Square Mall's...

Museum gets sharp donation

WESTVILLE — The Pictou County Military Museum has received a donation of an updated model of the Devils Brigade combat knife. Jonathon MacKay, a...

March Break camps in New Glasgow

NEW GLASGOW - New Glasgow Recreation is offering a full slate of March Break activities. This year’s March Break Camp, from March 13-17, for grades...