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MacKnight deserved to run

To the Editor: To Jamie Baillie: Your candidate for Pictou East has pulled the plug on our candidate, Matthew McKnight. He is the youngest person...
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Liberal candidate honoured to have run in election

To the Editor: Feeling massive gratitude today for each of the 2,027 votes I received on election day. The passion, commitment and drive my team...
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Pictou County, Academy have potential

To the Editor: Thank you for Luke Young’s letter regarding Pictou and their people standing up for positive change and no matter how difficult the...
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Election map has changed

The provincial election has produced another majority Liberal government, but much has changed. Premier Stephen McNeil and his other 26 winning MLAs have won another...
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Rural residents deserve same Internet service as ‘townies’ receive

To the Editor: Does the Internet help enable Nova Scotia’s rural communities to prosper economically? I say no, it doesn’t, certainly not in the way...
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PA students feeling stressed as teachers pack for move

To the Editor: (To Mrs. Trudy Thompson, chairperson, Central Office, 60 Lorne Street, Truro) I am a student at Pictou Academy School. I am writing to...
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LAW seeking student

To the Editor: This summer, we will hire a student recreation assistant at Let Abilities Work to help with our summer program thanks to a...
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School challenges impacted morale

To the Editor: It’s interesting the difference the passage of a bit of time can make. Just one year ago, we were basking in the glow...
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Gov’t must make dying well a reality in NS

To the Editor: In 2014, the provincial government announced its provincial palliative care strategy as a means for improving care and services for patients and...
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Conservatives move sideways

At this writing, the result of the election on Tuesday in Nova Scotia was not determined. The outcome of the Conservative Party of Canada’s leadership...