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Westville man facing child pornography charges

WESTVILLE - A 19-year-old man has been arrested and charged with sex crimes.On October 11, the RCMP Internet Child Exploitation (ICE) Unit searched a...
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Driver not injured in vehicle crash

NEW GLASGOW - The driver of a an SUV was not injured after his vehicle flipped over on Archimedes Street.At approximately 2:10 p.m. Friday,...
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Grief and Loss felt by a community

When a community experiences a tragedy especially one that involves a child, it undermines everyone’s feelings of safety whether community members knew the child...
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Tavern robbed, police seeking suspect

NEW GLASGOW - The tavern on Stewart Street was robbed on Thursday.At approximately 1 p.m. on October 12, New Glasgow Regional Police was called to...

Highest ranking for The Yellow Gold is Black

The Yellow Gold Is Black by A. Doreen MacLeodA heartbreaking journey of making the decision to work out west while the rest of your...

Summer of 1964 …

Probably my first experiences in seeing changes taking place within the local fisheries was with rope in the late 1950s or early 60s. Fishermen...

Puppy eyes and baby proofing

When a new baby enters a home, everything changes - even if it is a fur baby.Gates go up, locks on cupboards and the...
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Dr. Kombu Brewing Company holding school workshops about fermentation

Dr. Kombu Brewing Company, makers of Solas Kombucha and based in New Ross, Nova Scotia, is engaging its local community by providing workshops in...
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RCMP charge 19-year-old male for stunting

ANTIGONISH - Thanksgiving Monday was not a happy one for a young New Brunswick driver in Antigonish.Just prior to 4 p.m. on Monday, RCMP...
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Impacted communities celebrate amid Energy East Pipeline calcellation

TransCanada announced today that it will not move forward with the $15.7B Energy East Pipeline.“This is an enormous win. For the past five year...