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Addiction should be treated with care, not flippant manner shown by gov’t

To the Editor: When the Conservatives win the election at the end of May 2017, they have promised not to “nickel and dime” our essential...
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Ticks are out in full force

To the Editor: According to the Nova Scotia Department of Health and Wellness, now ALL of Nova Scotia is classed as endemic for blacklegged ticks...
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Read by the Sea offering Pitch the Publisher again

To the Editor: If your manuscript is burning a hole in your desk drawer, melting your USB stick, keeping you awake at night or making...
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Get out and vote

Want to make a change in your province or community, or do you want to maintain the status quo? In less than one week’s time...
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We remember …

The past week has been an emotional one for many as yesterday, May 9, Pictou County remembered the lives of 26 miners lost in...
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Election questions

Nova Scotians will go to the polls on May 30 to elect a new government. The election date was a poorly kept secret, and the...
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Gov’t needs to work with teachers and families to prepare kids for future

To the Editor: Over the past few months Nova Scotia students, families and teachers have been pushed around by Stephen McNeil. Under the lack of leadership...
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Public libraries seek help this election

To the Editor: The Library Boards Association of Nova Scotia and the Council of Regional Librarians urge you to ask your local candidates to support...
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Actions speak louder than words

To the Editor: I’d like to dispel some political mischief that is being put forward by the New Democratic Party of Nova Scotia. They are...
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Twinned highways are safe highways

To the Editor: Congratulations to Minister MacLellan for taking the step to announce that the Marshy Hope stretch of the 104 is now on the...