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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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Premier blocks return to bargaining table

To the Editor: In 2013, the McNeil Liberals campaigned on investing in education. Move ahead three years and Nova Scotia is facing the first teacher's strike...
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Large donation welcome news

It was a banner day for the local trail system last week when the Sobey Foundation once again presented an unprecedented financial contribution to...
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Ticks are everywhere

To the Editor: The fine weather is finally here and people and their pets are outdoors more. I have contacted several veterinary clinics to find...
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Gov’t needs to release rider numbers for CAT

To the Editor: The more we learn about this Yarmouth ferry arrangement, the more obvious it is that the McNeil Liberals got out-smarted not only...
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Federal focus on Atlantic growth

To the Editor: I recently had the pleasure of introducing approximately 4,200 friends and neighbours from our region to a very special guest when the...
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Don’t blame voter apathy on no shows during plebiscite

To the Editor: Even though property owners voted overwhelmingly in favour of maintaining the status quo, the overall low voter turn-out during the ‘Great amalgamation...
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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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Working towards a better Pictou County

To the Editor: Now that the municipal elections are over and the new councils in Pictou County are being sworn in to begin a four-year...
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Milestones mark 2017

One may be excused if certain key dates elude them as we enter 2017. Our society may be too wrapped up in daily life to...