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Ask questions of those running for council

To the Editor: Municipal elections are right around the corner and many people have offered for various positions within each council district.  Some are reoffering for the same positions while others have chosen to run for the first time and various individuals are offering for the position of mayor for their community. I can only […]

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Shout out to those who stepped up during the Ex

To the Editor: It is not too often that I sit down and write a letter to the editor but I wasn’t too sure how else to acknowledge some “unsung heroes”. Because of their donations, 4-H animals and birds at the Pictou-North Colchester Exhibition had the stress of the heat and humidity alleviated. Huge commercial […]

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Don’t let Crohn’s disease keep you from getting involved

To the Editor: Heading into first year of university or college next year? Suffer from Crohn’s disease or ulcerative colitis? Don’t let your disease stop you from getting involved in any extra curricular activities. Sure, Crohn’s can be painful and sometimes embarrassing, but that shouldn’t be an excuse for missing out on the full university […]

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