Full house

There is a sizable crowd at the deCoste Performaing Arts Centre this morning as CBC radio broadcasts from the Pictou facility in a show dedicated to the issue of Northern Pulp and its proposed effluent pipe line. It is a situation that has divided the community.

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Fire razes home in Trenton

Trenton Fire Department responded to a residential fire on Monday. Trenton Fire Department, New Glasgow Regional Police and Emergency Health Services with the assistance of Westville Fire Department responded to a residential fire on Main Street Trenton at approximately 9:45 a.m. Main Street Trenton was closed to traffic for several hours. The house was vacant at […]

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Missing man found deceased

UPPER BARNEY’S RIVER –  The RCMP has located the body of a 78-year-old man, who was reported missing from Merigomish on February 13. At approximately 4 p.m. on February 17, the man’s truck was located near Mill Road in Upper Barney’s River. He was located nearby, and was deceased. The investigation into the death is […]

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Man charged with serious assault

LINACY – On January 28, Pictou District RCMP responded to a complaint of a serious assault which occurred inside a home on Merigomish Road in Linacy. A 17-year old male was found inside the home and had sustained serious head and facial injuries. He was taken to hospital by ambulance. The suspect was a 23-year-old […]

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