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Students at Frank H. MacDonald relocating

Chignecto Central Regional Centre for Education will be relocating students planning to attend Frank H. MacDonald Elementary School this September due to a recently discovered structural issue. During recent renovations at Frank H. MacDonald, a structural issue was identified that will need to be repaired while students and staff are not present. The primary to […]

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Tatamagouche Source Water Protection Committee acts to “protect” French River Watershed

Tatamagouche residents, many of them members of Sustainable Northern Nova Scotia (SuNNS), crowded the Tatamagouche Fire Hall on Tuesday, Aug. 21, to hear if the Tatamagouche Source Water Protection Committee would vote to seek “Protected” status for the French River Watershed. “It’s all about protecting the only water source of Tatamagouche from the contamination that […]

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Cupping Therapy

When it comes to the Traditional Chinese Medicine technique of “cupping” you can even have it with fire, if you are so inclined. Cupping is a relaxing, effective and time-honoured method for treating a multitude of ailments including muscle and back pain, arthritis, respiratory issues, migraines, infertility and circulatory imbalances. The technique applies cups of […]

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Fatal collision on Highway 102

MILLBROOK –  A senior from Central Onslow died yesterday as a result of a fatal motor vehicle collision. Colchester District RCMP responded to a 9-1-1 call at 2:36 p.m. Tuesday, reporting a small red truck that was travelling south in the northbound lanes of Hwy. 102 near Millbrook. Before police arrived on scene, a collision […]

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Multi-Agency response results in rescue of woman in medical distress

ANTIGONISH – Co-operation between multiple agencies in Antigonish County has resulted in the successful rescue of a woman in distress. On August 17 at 5:19 p.m., Antigonish District RCMP received a report of a woman in medical distress near Aulds Cove. Further investigation revealed that the woman had been kayaking, and could be located on an island off the […]

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RCMP police dog sniffs out suspect in thefts

ANTIGONISH – An 18-year-old Antigonish man is facing multiple charges after being apprehended by an RCMP Police Dog in Antigonish, Nova Scotia. On August 16, 2018 at approximately 6:00 p.m., Antigonish District RCMP received reports of a man who fled on foot following two separate thefts at the Antigonish mall. RCMP officers responded with assistance from RCMP Police Dog Services (PDS). A member of PDS […]

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