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Three charged with drug crimes

Three New Glasgow residents have all been charged with drug offences following the execution of a search warrant yesterday. On September 4 at approximately 3 p.m., the Pictou County Integrated Street Crime Enforcement Unit, with the assistance of the New Glasgow Regional Police, executed a search warrant at a residence on Dover Avenue.  At this […]

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Pedestrian struck, hurt

PICTOU – Members of the Pictou County RCMP were at the scene of a car-pedestrian collision on Saturday in Pictou. Police said the driver of the vehicle involved was not hurt, while the pedestrian was being treated in an ambulance at the scene before a possible transfer to hospital. The mishap occurred at about 2:30 […]

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Bus accident in Lyons Brook

UPDATE: LYONS BROOK – No one was seriously hurt when a school bus transporting nine students left the road and partly overturned near West Pictou Consolidated School on Route 376 on Monday afternoon. Pictou RCMP Const. Ryan Murnahan said the crash occurred at about 3:30 p.m. when driver of the bus attempted a left turn […]

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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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