‘Hawks win inaugural hoop tourney

ALMA – The Northumberland Nighthawks varsity men’s basketball team went undefeated last weekend to win its first annual Northumberland New Year’s Basketball Tournament. The six-team tournament included teams from Cobequid Education Centre, Cabot Education Centre, Avon View High School, Strait Area Education and Recreation Centre, and Glace Bay High School. The host Nighthawks powered back […]

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Groups oppose effluent in Strait

PICTOU LANDING – Several groups concerned about Northumberland Strait’s future have come out against Northern Pulp Nova Scotia Corporation’s proposal to discharge effluent into the strait. The Gulf Nova Scotia Fleet Planning Board, the Maritime Fishermen’s Union, and the Prince Edward Island Fishermen’s Association, with the support of the New Brunswick Fisheries Association and Pictou […]

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