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Fixed route bus a project whole county can get behind

To the Editor: As this newspaper has reported, there is a movement afoot to re-establish a fixed route bus service here in Pictou County. Public...
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Ban smoking in Housing Authority buildings

To the Editor: I have a daughter who has a disability who has lived in Pictou for more than 20 years. She also has a...
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New NS Culture Action Plan fair

To the Editor: Sincere congratulations to the Culture Action Plan Team, the Hon. Tony Ince and the Nova Scotia Dept. of Communities, Culture and Heritage...
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County comes together again

People in Pictou County are known for their capacity to raise money for charitable causes and having fun doing it. Some communities may do more,...
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Resolution for education issues

To the Editor: After listening to both the McNeil government and the teacher’s union trying to hash out an agreement to move forward I have...
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Take a stand on Canada Pension Fund

To Prime Minister Justin Trudeau: As a passionate Canadian, I was appalled to learn that less than 20 percent of the funds available to the...
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It’s well past time to twin highways

To the Editor: Single-lane highways in Nova Scotia are not the best to drive on at any time due to the amount of traffic that...
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Heritage Day gives hope for the future

Nova Scotia Heritage Day was celebrated on Monday. This is the third year the province has marked this statutory holiday that occurs on the third...
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End work to rule

Dear Stephen McNeil: My name is Lexus Corbett Binns. I am eight years old and I go to Scotsburn Elementary. I think what you are...
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Grade 12s are most affected by current work to rule

To the Editor: I would like to voice my opinion about the current work to rule situation within our schools. I am a Grade 12 student...