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Work of volunteers make Lobster Carnival a success

To The Editor: The importance of the fishing industry to Nova Scotia cannot be overstated. We are the largest exporters of seafood products in Canada,...
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Throwing tax money at ferry is not a solution

To the Editor: Where is the McNeil economic development plan? So far they have shut down industries and thrown money at a ferry. Is that the...
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Race success will help end youth homelessness

To the Editor: On behalf of Pictou County Roots for Youth, I’d like to express my gratitude to our community for their support of our...
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Charity strikes gratifying note

It bears repeating that charity begins at home, but it doesn’t end there. Two events in a week show us how great it is to...
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Traditional knowledge is science

By Darren Porter In the case of Nova Scotia's tidal development, scientists/politicians have ignored the fact traditional knowledge is science. This dismissive condescending mind set...
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Pride events broadcasts, rural areas ignored

To the Editor: Rural Nova Scotia has traditionally been somewhat ignored when it concerns special events. I am referring to the coverage that CTV News and...
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Voice your opinion on what you want for postal service

To the Editor: Re:  Canada needs postal peace – July 6, 2016 Since its formation in 1965, the Canadian Union of Postal Workers (CUPW) has produced...
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Other suggestions to twinning highway

To the Editor: In reference to Chief Joe MacDonald’s recent article (on the need to twin the TransCanda Highway 104 near Barney's River)... “Speed” has been...
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Many people to thank for success of Crohn’s and Colitis group events

To the Editor: Early in June, Pictou County Crohn’s and Colitis had its annual Gutsy Walk in New Glasgow. We had a very successful day with...
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Reliable Internet needed

To the Editor: I frequently hear from constituents regarding their frustration with lack of or unreliable Internet service. This is a very real problem for...