New Viola’s Way sign for downtown street

NEW GLASGOW — Tributes were directed last week toward Viola’s Way that now occupies downtown New Glasgow. A Viola’s Way sign replacing the lower part of Forbes Street was unveiled last Friday to honour the memory of businesswoman and civil rights activist Viola Desmond. The new street name and location of the ceremony has a […]

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Drugs seized in Trenton, man arrested for B&E

It has been a busy week for the Pictou County Integrated Street Crime Enforcement Unit. A quantity of drugs were seized from a Trenton home and a male accused was arrested in Stellarton for breaking and entering, both involving the Street Crime Enforcement Unit. On June 27 at approximately 4 p.m., the Pictou County Integrated Street Crime Enforcement […]

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Two-car crash in New Glasgow

Police have charged a woman following a two-car crash Tuesday in New Glasgow. At approximately 8:50 a.m., New Glasgow Regional Police, along with the New Glasgow Fire Department and Emergency Health Services, responded to the collision on Temperance Street. The collision involved a 33-year-old woman driving a 2010 Chevrolet Aveo. The second vehicle was a […]

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Two in custody regarding fire

The Pictou County Regional Emergency Management Office stated that several Pictou County Fire Departments responded to several reports of grass fires throughout Pictou County. In addition, the Trenton Connector  from Highway 106 to the Abercrombie Road was closed as a precaution to allow several fire departments throughout Pictou County to put out several fires on […]

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