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New Glasgow Farmers Market to unveil new community space for Canada Day

NEW GLASGOW -  – The New Glasgow Farmers Market will begin construction on a new garden space set to be completed July 1st in...
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Antigonish District RCMP investigates armed robbery

ANTIGONISH - RCMP here are investigating an armed robbery. Wednesday at 1:35 p.m., a man entered a pharmacy in Antigonish, approached the pharmacy counter, showed...
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Seton Cantata Choir set to “Burst Forth” in Celebration of the Human Spirit

Spring has arrived again and with it the upcoming season of choral offerings presented by Seton Cantata Choir. The 35-voice ensemble is rehearsing intensely...
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Camping season is here!

Almost all Nova Scotia provincial day-use parks and several camping parks will open on Friday, May 19. The rest of the camping parks, as well...
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Sobeys celebrates 110 big years in Canada with Big Red Chair Campaign

STELLARTON – Sobeys is celebrating 110 years and Canada’s 150th this summer with its #ChairShare campaign, featuring signature Canada-red oversized Adirondack chairs in Sobeys...

Flying high

Many residents of the Hopewell area flocked to the airstrip in Marshdale late Wednesday afternoon to see this replica of a First World War...
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Overburdened.

Ever since he was a kid, Josh Lewis dreamed of being a sportswriter. He grew up in Crapaud, a tiny hamlet on the south shore...
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Why I am running for MLA

To the Editor: A young man asked me last week what values I represent as a Liberal. I answered that I stand for the traditional liberal values...
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Job creation

To the Editor: We need more people working here in Pictou East and across this province.  When our friends and neighbours are working, we all do...
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Rcmp charge senior driver with stunting

PINE TREE - A senior driver, who had children riding in his car, was charged with stunting. At 5 p.m. on May 14, RCMP Eastern...