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Pictou County 2020 hosting annual event

Pictou County 2020’s annual event is happening next week! This year’s event is hosted in partnership with the Municipal Economic Development Group, the Pictou County Chamber of Commerce and PULSE Pictou County. The 230 people who attended the first Pictou County 2020 conversation created a vision of a healthy, united, thriving and bold Pictou County. […]

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Police issue public safety warning for motorists on East Pictou County Highway 104

Pictou County RCMP wish to advise all motorist travelling on the 104 Highway between Broadway and Barney River Station to uses extreme caution due to black ice. Police report between 4 and 5 p.m. today they have responded to six motor vehicle collisions as result of that the layer of black ice that has formed on the roadway. No serious […]

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Antigonish District RCMP requests public assistance to locate missing man

UPDATE:  Antigonish District RCMP have suspended the search for 23-year-old Craig Joseph Perry. The search has been postponed after using a number of resources and a variety of search techniques and still, Perry has not been located. The search was assisted by the RCMP Underwater Recovery Team, Police Dog Service, Strait area and Colchester Ground Search and Rescue […]

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Two charged with possessing cocaine

KEMPTOWN – A man and woman were arrested and charged with drug possession following an incident that occurred February 18. At approximately 3:30 p.m. on hat day, Colchester District RCMP stopped to provide assistance to a motorist after their vehicle slid off the Kemptown Road. Officers determined that both occupants had outstanding warrants and the […]

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