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Going, going — gone: Westville Rotary Club Auction ends

After 69 years, the Westville Rotary Club will no longer be running their Annual Rotary Club Auction. The Rotary Club Auction started on the local radio station for many years, it was then run on K Vision at its studio for a number of years and for the last 19 years has been run as...

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Auction of equipment at former DSME plant

TRENTON – An auction has been scheduled to sell assets at the former DSME Trenton Ltd. manufacturing facility in Trenton. Corporate Assets Inc. president and owner Ryan Haas said the auction of items in separate lots will take place over two days on November 14 and 15. Prospective buyers will have an opportunity to inspect...

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Pictou County generosity shines through

Fishing rods, solar lights, a carved slate yard marker, framed 30 x 32 inch Josh Donaldson print, handmade wooden table, paintings, prints, golf package, handmade baskets overflowing with goodies and gift certificates for everything from food to fuel… Organizers of an auction planned for tonight are overwhelmed with the generosity of local business and individuals...

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Bringing the valour home

A call from a stranger in Ontario has The Pictou County Military Museum gathering money to bring home the valour of a local soldier. The Canadian Memorial Cross of Private Robert Joseph Melanson of the Pictou Highlanders was found for auction on eBay by Dave Thomson of St. George, Ont. Thomson is a regular on...

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Community comes together for Kent Corbett

Saturday marked the first time that Kent Corbett had been out and about from the hospital in about five weeks. Surrounded by friends and family, he was humbled by the support of the community to which he tirelessly gives his time. With dozens of silent auction items and an entertainment lineup to keep folks dancing,...

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