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One dead in crash on Highway 104

TELFORD – One man is dead after the motorcycle he was driving collided with a pickup truck at 12:30 a.m. on Sunday on Highway 104 in Telford. Pictou District RCMP responded to a two-vehicle collision involving a Dodge Ram truck and a Harley Davidson motorcycle. The collision claimed the life of the 52-year-old driver of […]

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Locals shine at district track meet

STELLARTON – Emerging and established local track and field athletes showed their prowess this week during the district high school track and field meet at the Pioneer complex. Matt MacLeod of Thorburn Consolidated won three junior high boys field events: shot put, discus and javelin during the meet that took place on Monday and Tuesday. […]

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Gryphon girls set rugby pace

NEW GLASGOW — A bigger challenge for the North Nova Gryphons in female high school rugby than preparing for the playoffs has been the level of competition. The Gryphons welcomed stronger opposition at the annual Three Oaks high school rugby tournament last weekend in Summerside, P.E.I. before scheduled visits to the Northumberland Nighthawks on Tuesday […]

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Blair bows out of boxing card

LYONS BROOK — Brody Blair suspected something fishy would interrupt his budding pro boxing career. Blair was billed to box on the upcoming card on Saturday in Sydney but pulled out due to his commitment to the lobster fishing harvest this spring. He has worked for the past several springs during the lobster fishing season […]

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