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A curling bonspiel and a train wreck

After spending my first three months with The Chronicle Herald in Truro, learning the routines of running a news bureau, I became the paper's...

Scotia Park renovations under way

TRENTON – The Trenton and Area Minor Softball Association is helping to enhance the future of the Scotia Park for all ages to celebrate...
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Babe Mason recalls Olympic boxing quest

STELLARTON – In a special way, Babe Mason’s life has come full circle in 60 years. Leslie (Babe) Mason represented Canada at the 1956 Summer...

Kaelan Schmidt joins Dal track and field team

SUTHERLANDS RIVER – Local track and field star Kaelan Schmidt is joining the Dalhousie Tigers. A 5’10” jumper, Schmidt comes to the Tigers after successful...

Hockey coach, players enjoy H.O.A. trip to U.S.

TRENTON – Local hockey players and a coach had a rare opportunity to take part in a hockey event last month in Vermont. Coach Clarence...
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First Nova Scotian boxer at Olympics

When must we admit we're getting old? That's a quandary I've faced too many times, a dilemma that has always baffled me. I remember when...

Kendra MacKinnon sidelined from playing basketball

PICTOU – Kendra MacKinnon will be attending Saint Mary’s University this fall but playing basketball at the school has been interrupted. The local phenom faces...

Play with Pros hockey event returns Saturday

It’s back. Play with the Pros will take place from 1 to 5 p.m. on Saturday at the Pictou County Wellness Centre. Organizer Jon Sim says...
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Affleck lauds NHL referee McIsaac

MOUNT WILLIAM – Members of the refereeing fraternity are praising Jon McIsaac’s promotion to full-time status as an NHL referee. The Truro native was among...
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County softball players represent N.S

SUMMERSIDE, P.E.I. – Nova Scotia I was able to win one game last week at the 2016 Softball Canada Under-21 women’s championship despite the...

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