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Craft beer event slated for May 9

LYONS BROOK – A celebration featuring beer and food items is an exciting time for the craft brewing industry, Rebecca Whiffen says. Whiffen co-owns Uncle...
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Emergency preparedness for pets

The Disaster Animal Response Team of Nova Scotia offers the following information for pet owners during Emergency Preparedness Week (May 7-13, 2017). Do not...
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RCMP investigating two-vehicle collision on Highway 104

BARNEY'S RIVER - At least two people are injured following a two-vehicle collision that occurred Saturday on TCHighway 104. At 8:23 a.m. Saturday, Pictou District...

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...
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RCMP charges driver for travelling 67km/h over the speed limit

PLEASANT VALLEY - A Dartmouth man was charged for travelling 67 km/h over the posted speed limit. At 11:30 a.m. today (May 5), RCMP Eastern...
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Feds commit to ferry service

PICTOU – The federal agreement laid out a long-term commitment today (May 5) to the local ferry service. Central Nova MP Sean Fraser and Cardigan...

A new boat …

It was a cold 10 degrees Fahrenheit day on January 8, 1960. On that day, a little bit of scattered ice could be seen...
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Army Training in Pictou

PICTOU - Exercise STAGED RESPONSE 2017 will bring Canadian Army members and equipment from the Canadian Army’s 36 Canadian Brigade Group (CBG) and 37...
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Empire announces “aggressive” cost-cutting plan

STELLARTON - A $500 million cost-cutting plan has been initiated by Empire Co. Ltd. in an effort to turn around its Sobeys grocery business. The...

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...