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Gardeners gather

Mary Keeping was among members of the Pictor Garden Club who were busy planting, digging and generally preparing the flower and shrub bed immediately...
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Battle of the bylaws

The community of Tower Road in Millsville is gearing up for a battle with bylaws for the third time in an attempt to keep...

Voluntary road toll Saturday

STELLARTON – Anyone travelling through town on Saturday will be invited to make a donation to the Lions Club by way of a road...
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Premier names new Cabinet

Nova Scotia's new Executive Council is in place after Premier Stephen McNeil and 16 other cabinet ministers were sworn in during a ceremony at...
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Stinking good lesson

MOUNT WILLIAM — Some of the lessons learned last week by Grade 2 students across the county may have stunk a bit, quite literally,...

‘BIG’ night for awards at local agency

NEW GLASGOW — Bigs, Littles and all points in between were in the spotlight Thursday when Big Brothers Big Sisters of Pictou County held...
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Nova Scotia town aims to break World Washer Toss record

LANTZ – A world washer toss record could be in jeopardy during next month’s Tide Fest, East Hants’ first-ever homecoming weekend. One of the highlights...

PCA to host local meet

STELLARTON — Pictou County Athletics has picked up the baton and plans to host a local elementary school track and field meet on June...

Putting 150 to good use

The weather was perfect Monday morning for some fun in the sun at Pictou Landing First Nations Elementary School. The kids attending the school were...

Community celebrates Betsey 250

The thing about history is that if you poke around it long enough, something interesting is bound to turn up. And 250 years of...