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Have lunch plans? Members of the New Caledonian Curling Club were busy today preparing ham salad lunches they were selling for $10 each to...
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Operation Halfpenny uncovers conspiracy to import and traffic cocaine

DARTMOUTH - Nova Scotia RCMP made several arrests and laid multiple charges in relation to Operation Halfpenny, a 1.5-year international drug trafficking investigation with...

Book Review: Toes in My Noes and Other Poems

Toes in My Noes and Other Poems by Sheree Fitch A classic that lives on, Toes in My Noes is undoubtedly a favourite among many,...

IKEA to open collection point in McLellans Brook

Shopping at IKEA is now more convenient for Pictou County customers with the launch of five new Collection Points in Atlantic Canada, including one...

Police chief retiring

NEW GLASGOW — Police Chief Delaney Chisholm announced his retirement on Tuesday from New Glasgow Regional Police, effective March 31, 2017. “It has been a...
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Cocaine seized in Thorburn

THORBURN -  Cocaine and illegal tobacco were was seized by police at a residence here on Monday. At approximately 4:30 p.m. Monday, the Pictou County...
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Police charge a 63 year old driver after vehicle/pedestrian collision in a crosswalk

NEW GLASGOW - A 63-year-old has been charged following a collision in a crosswalk. On Monday, Feb. 27 at approximately 6:35 p.m., New Glasgow Regional...
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Police search for man who dragged police officer

ALMA - Pictou County District RCMP is searching for a man who fled from police and dragged an officer early Saturday morning. At approximately 1:18...

Police respond to bomb threat at Sobeys

New Glasgow Regional Police responded to a bomb threat at Sobeys Aberdeen on Saturday afternoon at approximately 4 p.m. The threat was made via a...

RCMP resume search for missing man

MONASTERY - Antigonish District RCMP have resumed their search for 23-year-old Craig Joseph Perry today. Favourable weather and ice flow conditions have allowed for the...