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Trinity Embraces the Race

Trinity United Church is cancelling services this Sunday morning so that the congregation can fully get into the spirit of Johnny Miles Running Event by encouraging in person neighbours, friends, families and visitors who are taking part in this great healthy lifestyle event! To be more precise, Trinity will join with their neighbours at St. […]

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St. Martha’s open news palliative care unit

ANTIGONISH – A new palliative care unit at St. Martha’s Regional Hospital in Antigonish was officially opened today. The renovation, which began in January 2018, created a six-bed palliative care unit. “This unit would not be possible without the vision of the former Guysborough Antigonish Strait Health Authority leadership and strong community support,” said Martha […]

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Fire in Stellarton

The Scotia Plumbing building on South Foord Street in Stellarton was the scene of a fire late this afternoon. The bright red roof of the of the buildings on the property can be seen with dark smoke billowing out the top. Firefighters are still on the scene and it is unknown yet if there were […]

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Bus accident in Lyons Brook

UPDATE: LYONS BROOK – No one was seriously hurt when a school bus transporting nine students left the road and partly overturned near West Pictou Consolidated School on Route 376 on Monday afternoon. Pictou RCMP Const. Ryan Murnahan said the crash occurred at about 3:30 p.m. when driver of the bus attempted a left turn […]

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Antigonish residents to hold snap action against Kinder Morgan buyout at MP Sean Fraser’s office

ANTIGONISH– Today, Antigonish residents will gather outside MP Sean Fraser’s office in Antigonish to express their shock and outrage at the Trudeau government’s plan to purchase the Kinder Morgan pipeline for $4.5 billion. Organizers plan to deliver petitions signed by more than 100,000 people opposing the Kinder Morgan pipeline and urging the federal government not […]

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Routes to Riches Race 2018 launched

The Routes to Riches Race, a fundraiser for Pictou Co. Roots for Youth, is taking place on July 14. The start/finish line is behind Roots House at the Pictou Co. Gymnastics Club at 558 South Frederick Street, New Glasgow (the old YMCA building). Teams will check in from 9 a.m., and the starting bell will […]

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