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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...
Overburdened-kings

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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Pulse hosting candidate meet and greet series

Pulse Pictou County (“Pulse”) will be hosting a casual “MLA Candidate Meet & Greet Series” in advance of the upcoming provincial election. Separate events will...

Final lineup for Jubilee 2017 announced

NEW GLASGOW -  The Jubilee is ready to rock the river for 2017, and has just announced its full line-up. Friday night’s lineup has filled...

Young piper

Payton Veling, aged 7, practises on her play bagpipes while members of the Na Gaisgich Pipes and Drums band were busy tuning up their...

Corb Lund making solo appearance at deCoste centre

Juno Award winning country star Corb Lund is touring Atlantic Canada and the deCoste Performing Arts Centre is one of his stops. Nine albums into...

Man arrested for break and enters

TRENTON - Police have arrested a man for two break and enters that date back to April. On April 21, New Glasgow Regional Police were...
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Making history

Pictou County is proud of Betty Lou Scott of WindCrest Farm, Mount Thom, the first recipient of the Atlantic Women of Agriculture Award. It was...

First crossing of the season

Northumberland Ferries Limited resumed its service between Wood Islands, P.E.I. and Caribou, N.S. today. Traffic was light initially for the service that ends in...

And so it begins…

Lobster boats began landing their first catches this morning, this one in Caribou. Traps were set on Saturday but arrivals were late due partly...