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Anchor Motors transfers to new ownership

STELLARTON – Anchor Motors is changing hands. Shauna and Marc Comeau, owners of Anchor Motors, announced today that they have entered into a purchase and sale agreement with Pat Morris, owner of the Morris Automotive Group based in Prince Edward Island. The Morris Automotive Group assume ownership of Anchor Motors effective in Spring 2017. Anchor […]

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Former Canadian Tire exec at helm of Empire

STELLARTON – The former CEO of Canadian Tire is now at the helm of Empire Company Limited. Empire’s board of directors has announced the appointment of Michael Medline as president & CEO of Empire Company Limited (Empire) and its wholly-owned subsidiary Sobeys Inc. Medline will also serve on the Board of Directors of Empire. “Michael […]

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Fire fighters learn hazards of drugs

CENTRAL CARIBOU – Members of three local fire departments attended a presentation on hazardous drugs they could encounter while fighting fires. RCMP Const. Skipper Bent shared information on drugs that included fentanyl and methamphetaines, drugs that endanger fire fighters without the right knowledge and safety precautions, during a one-hour session on Monday night at the […]

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Police investigate arson at former Maritime Steel building in New Glasgow

New Glasgow Regional Police are investigating an arson at the former Maritime Steel building in downtown New Glasgow. On Thursday, Jan. 5 at approximately 11:40 p.m., New Glasgow Regional Police and New Glasgow Fire Department responded to a report of a fire at the former Maritime Steel building New Glasgow. When police and fire arrived, […]

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