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Thistle introduces free shuttle service

NEW GLASGOW – A local bar and eatery has introduced a unique service for patrons. The Thistle Bar and Grill launched a shuttle service, free...
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Cape Sharp Tidal turbine at Aecon site nearly completed

PICTOU – A tidal turbine being built here is nearly finished, and from any angle at close range, it’s big. It’s the first of two...
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River John News

Hi everyone, hope you all had a great long weekend. I see a lot of the cottagers are back. Nice to have you spend the...
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Health building investigated for poor air quality

After some complaints to the Nova Scotia Health Authority, some renovations and extensive cleaning is happening to the mental health and addiction services building...
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Taylor reveals tax appeals during Stellarton meeting

STELLARTON – A town council representative on the Stellarton Memorial Rink commission is cautioning against immediate decision on equipment purchases while much of the...
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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...
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Young county singers in support of Fort McMurray

STELLARTON – “That’s What Friends are For – Children for Fort McMurray” is a concert scheduled for 7 p.m. on June 18 at Sharon...
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Export award for Seafoam Lavender Farm

SEAFOAM – Seafoam Lavender Farm is among 10 Nova Scotia companies that will be honoured for their success in exporting at the 32nd annual...
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Dr. Farrell honoray chair of river race

Dr. Gerry Farrell has been named honorary chair of the 15th annual  Race on the River Dragon Boat Festival. Recently retired as the medical director...
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Maritime Angus junior show field day June 10-11

PICTOU – The 2016 junior show and field day is being hosted by the Nova Scotia Angus Association in New Glasgow and Pictou. The Saturday...