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Landscape light catches fire

PICTOU – The town’s fire chief is cautioning people about positioning landscape lights too close to combustibles. Paul Janes was among nine members of the...

UPDATE: Police block street in downtown New Glasgow

The Pictou County Integrated Street Crime Enforcement Unit, executed a search warrant at the New Glasgow Chapter of the Gatekeepers Motorcycle Club building early...
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Indigenous Art Exhibit Opening at Sherbrooke Village

Visitors will have the opportunity to enjoy an Indigenous art exhibit at the Sherbrooke Village Exhibit Centre in Guysborough County. The exhibit will feature the...
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Search for missing kayaker suspended

Judique Intervale - Antigonish RCMP have suspended the search for 32-year-old Jason William McGrath. On July 9, McGrath left the Cape George area of Antigonish County around...

Chicken barbecue day!

You can smell the chicken grilling! Members of the Kinsmen Club of New Glasgow are at Carmichael Park in New Glasgow preparing the barbecue...

Truck fire

This is all that remains of a tractor trailer following a fire earlier this afternoon on TransCanada Highway 104 in the Broadway area. Several...

Bucktooth Rabbit: Small But Mighty by Sandra Mason and Jean Nicol

Bucktooth Rabbit: Small But Mighty by Sandra Mason and Jean Nicol Adorable illustrated and completely relevant for all ages, Small But Mighty tells the story...

“It was blowing a gale …”

October 5th 1951 was a grey, foggy ghostlike day. Pictou Island’s Spike MacDonald had returned from Caribou with his lobster boat and reported that...
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5,500 Scouts, volunteers at Jamboree

The 13th Canadian Jamboree (CJ’17) is taking place in Elderbank, NS, until July 14  where some 5,500 Scouts and volunteers are enjoying the ultimate...

Funding provided for new furnace at Stellarton fire hall

A new furnace is in the works for Stellarton Fire Hall. Sean Fraser, Member of Parliament for Central Nova, recently announced an investment of $15,246...