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Peewee AAAs open hockey season

The Pictou County Crushers will open their regular season schedule in the Mainland Peewee AAA Hockey League with two games this weekend against the Antigonish Bulldogs. The teams will meet at 4 p.m. on Saturday at the Pictou County Wellness Centre at 10:30 a.m. on Sunday at the Antigonish Arena. The Crushers registered a strong […]

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Conference brings virtual Sable Island experience to the mainland

Sable Island is a mysterious shifting sandbar that for centuries, has captured the imaginations of people near and far. “No matter where I might be, in whatever company, whenever I mention Sable Island, it’s almost guaranteed that people will ask any variation of the same three questions,” Sable Island historian Jill Martin says. “Those questions […]

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