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Anchor Motors transfers to new ownership

STELLARTON - Anchor Motors is changing hands. Shauna and Marc Comeau, owners of Anchor Motors, announced today that they have entered into a purchase and...

Plane makes emergency landing near Pictou

Pictou District RCMP is responding to a small plane that made an emergency landing in the community of Bay View today. Just before 11 a.m.,...

Early morning fire damages Water Street business

UPDATED: January 25, 4  p.m. PICTOU – No one was injured in an early-morning fire that destroyed the D’Eon Fishing Supplies store in downtown Pictou. Deputy...

Cottage at Pictou Lodge burns

Fire broke out at this cottage/chalet at Pictou Lodge on Wednesday at approximately 9 p.m. Firefighters from Caribou and surrounding areas tended to the...
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Police receive report of children wandering streets in Trenton in early morning hours

The New Glasgow Regional Police is seeking the public's assistance for information about young children who were seen walking in the early morning hours...

Boston Pizza coming to Highland Square Mall

Boston Pizza will be coming to Pictou County - to the Highland Square Mall, in fact. Here is an announcement on the Highland Square Mall's...

New business for Olde Foundry

A new business is coming to town: Mariner Auctions & Liquidations Ltd. is opening of their second auction house in The Olde Foundry Building...
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Pictou RCMP make impaired driving arrests

FOXBROOK - Last night at approximately 11 p.m. Pictou County RCMP responded to a two-vehicle collision on Foxbrook Road, Pictou County. Witnesses reported a vehicle...
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Car strikes police station

STELLARTON – Town police are investigating a crash after a car struck the side of the police station this morning. Chief Don Hussher said the...