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Tainted candy appears in Westville

Westville Police Service is investigating after an incident related to trick or treating on Halloween. On November 1, Westville Police were advised that a teenager...

Are you a Crushers fan?

If you are a fan of the Weeks Crushers, and if the person circled in this picture is you, then you just won two...
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RCMP makes arrests, recovers stolen property

WESTVILLE ROAD - Pictou District RCMP have arrested two people and recovered a stolen television set during an investigation into recent thefts from RVs. On...

Halloween fun!

Halloween fun ensued in Pictou with ghosts, goblins and the 'walking' dead. (Harvie, Brimicombe photos)
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The Great Annual Lion and Skunk Bridge Competition this weekend

The annual rivalry between New Glasgow and Truro bridge clubs is happening Satrday, Oct. 29, in Truro at the Lions Club. Every year the clubs...
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Man arrested for B&E in New Glasgow

NEW GLASGOW - A local man has been arrested for break, enter and theft from two New Glasgow businesses. The 41-year-old was charged in connection...
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Special election required for school board District 11

PICTOU – A special election is required for Chignecto-Central Regional School Board  District 11 (Pictou municipal districts 5, 6, 7, 11 and 12) in...
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Illegal drugs seized from New Glasgow residence

NEW GLASGOW -  A quantity of illegal drugs was seized early this morning at a home Forbes Street. At approximately 5 a.m., the Pictou County Integrated Street...

Brewing up a partnership

Local singer-songwriter Dave Gunning, right, is partnering with fellow musician J.P. Cormier and Uncle Leo’s brewery on a new product that is maturing in...
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Lionstone Inn broken into

PICTOU - Pictou District RCMP are seeking public assistance in yet another break in to a local business. Police responded a report of a break...