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Three-vehicle collision sends one person to hospital

SUTHERLANDS RIVER – On May 13 at 5:09 p.m., Pictou District RCMP responded to a 9-1-1 call reporting a collision between three vehicles at the intersection of Hwy. 4 and Shore Road. The initial investigation determined that a pickup truck travelling East on Thorburn Road failed to stop at a stop sign at the intersection with Hwy. 4,...

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Antigonish RCMP investigating report of indecent act

ANTIGONISH – Antigonish RCMP is investigating a report of an indecent act that occurred Friday in Antigonish. At 12:24 p.m., it was reported to RCMP that a male was masturbating in his vehicle in the Canadian Tire parking lot. The man is described as being in his late 20s or early 30s, and having blond...

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Altercation at pub leads to investigation

An altercation at a Westville pub is what led Westville Police to barricade the entrance on Wednesday. At approximately 9:33 p.m. on Jaunary 15,  Westville Police were called to the White Tail Pub & Grill on South Main Street in Westville. An altercation had taken place with a 60-year-old male victim receiving serious injury. The...

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Man arrested after New year’s Day disturbance

NEW GLASGOW – Police have arrested a man following a disturbance that took place in the wee morning hours on New year’s Day. On January 1 at approximately 12:30 a.m., the New Glasgow Regional Police were called to a disturbance on Stewart Street. Upon arrival, officers identified a 20-year-old man who sustained serious injury. As...

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Pair arrested for breaking into a home

GARDEN OF EDEN – At approximately 5:50 p.m. on August 30, Pictou District RCMP responded to a complaint of a break and enter to a home in the Garden of Eden area. The caller later advised police that after breaking into the residence, the suspects left in a vehicle, and he was able to provide police...

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Police are investigating mischief to boats in Pictou

EDITOR’S NOTE: This press release originally referred to the incidents occurring at the Pictou Marina.  RCMP have confirmed the two reported incidents actually occurred at Pier “A” and Pier “B” in Pictou, and not at Pictou Marina.   Someone has taken a disliking to boats in the waters of Pictou harbour. Pictou County District RCMP...

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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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RCMP investigates threats towards school

MONASTERY – Antigonish District RCMP is investigating after it was shared on social media that individual(s) were heard making verbal threats towards the East Antigonish Education Centre/Academy in Monastery. As a result of the threats and after consultation with the RCMP, the Strait Regional School Board closed the school today as RCMP continue their investigation. Antigonish District RCMP is asking...

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New Glasgow Regional Police investigate stabbing

NEW GLASGOW – Police are investigating a stabbing that occurred in the early morning hours today. At approximately 12:30 a.m. this morning, New Glasgow Regional Police responded to a 911 report of a stabbing at a residence on Brother Street. A-19 year-old man was injured with serious non-life threatening injuries and was transported to Aberdeen...

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Police investigate a suspicious fire in Green’s Trailer Park

New Glasgow Regional Police are investigating a suspicious fire that occurred on Skylark Street last night. On Tuesday, Jan. 30 at approximately 6:30 p.m., New Glasgow Fire Department assisted by New Glasgow Regional Police and Emergency Health Service responded to the fire at a residence on Skylark Street, Greens Trailer Court. When fire and police...

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