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Getting into the groove

African dancing took place today, July 7, at the Westville Civic Centre and hosted by the Westville Library with dancer Abena Tuffour. This demonstration...
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Local projects receive gov’t funding

Several local projects will receive funding through the Recreation Facility Development Program. Pictou County Trails Association will receive $41,500 for Phase 4 of the Jitney...
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Traffic detoured in Salt Springs

Pictou District RCMP, along with EHS and West River Fire Department, attended an "incident" on Highway 104 at 12:27 p.m. today involving a tractor...

Costume contest

The cast and crew of Pictou County Pop Classics are looking forward to bringing their musical tribute to the 1960s to the deCoste Performing...
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Collision sends three to hospital

ANTIGONISH - Three people were sent to hospital Sunday following an early morning collision. On July 2, at 7:40 a.m., Antigonish District RCMP and RCMP Eastern...

RCMP requesting public assistance in locating stolen trailer and car

LOWER TRURO - Colchester District RCMP is requesting public`s assistance in locating a stolen utility trailer containing a BMW sports car. Just prior to 9 p.m....

Sweet celebration

Pictou Academy graduates Mackenzie Reid, left, and Tim Shea took time to cut a Canada 150 celebration cake at Sharon’s Place Family Restaurant in...

Bluenose II in dock

The majestic Bluenose II sailed into Pictou Harbour earlier today, docking at Pier C around 10 a.m. It is one of five tall ships...

Grading day!

It's Grading Day! These Grade 1 students at Walter Duggan Elementary School in Westville received report cards from their teacher, Mrs. Mathias, earlier this...

Community spirit for Tall Ships

The winds of goodwill blew through Pictou today (Thursday) as some of the tall ships scheduled to arrive for Canada Day came to port...