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Vimy Ridge vital lesson

Canadians are celebrating this country’s 150th birthday this year. They have also been marking the 100th anniversary of a military victory by Canadians at Vimy...
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Countdown for Academy

The hour glass is emptying. Little remains in terms of time or discussion after months of making a case for Pictou Academy. The Chignecto-Central Regional School...
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Dunn a strong voice for Pictou Centre

To the Editor: The motivation for my letter today came after reading, for the second time, a comment made by the recently returned home and...
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Lodge Road in deplorable condition

To the Editor: “You’re fired” are the words we used to hear from now, President Trump on his celebrity TV show, The Apprentice and they...
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Internet service: Tax dollars need to be spent on needs of people and...

To the Editor: A few thoughts on the recent announcement by the provincial government that our tax dollars would be funneled into private companies. Specifically I...
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Fishing tradition under attack

To the Editor: For 400 years our coastal communities and rural economy in Nova Scotia has supported a sustainable family based fishery. Here in Pictou...
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Board must listen to people

To the Editor: These days, it seems difficult decisions often have to be made in areas that very much affect our daily lives. These are...
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Parking a nightmare near New Glasgow Academy

To the Editor: Several days ago there was a write up in our local newspaper about the New Glasgow Academy school on Albert Street calling...
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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...