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Three arrested after search warrant executed

Two women and a man were arrested in New Glasgow on Thursday after drugs were seized. At approximately 5:30 p.m., the Pictou County Integrated Street Crime Enforcement Unit, with the assistance of the New Glasgow Regional Police,executed a search warrant at Scotia Green Inc., cannabis dispensary, 559 East River Road.  At this time, police seized a quantity of cannabis marijuana, resin, derivatives and cash.  Subsequently, police […]

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Golden years

It is a year for celebrating 50th anniversaries and a local couple is marking this milestone with a celebration being held at a facility that is also marking its 50th anniversary. And the two are interwoven and connected in the most special of ways. Cheryl and Robert ‘Red’ MacKean will celebrate their golden wedding anniversary […]

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Bike show casts wide net

PICTOU — The Pictou Motorcycle Show has proven to be a hit. Not even a 24-hour deferral to Sunday due to the pouring rain on Saturday could prevent Caladh Avenue from being a busy place for motorcycle owners, volunteers and visitors to the event organized by the Pictou Motorcycle Show Society to raise funds for […]

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‘Giant’ of a summer for local band

Andre Pettipas and the Giants have a huge summer ahead of them. During a recent interview, Trenton drummer Mark Cosh spoke about the band’s upcoming single release, their Canadian tour and shows in Sweden. Cosh said he’s feeling excited and overwhelmed about everything the Antigonish-based band has coming up. “We never really gave up,” he […]

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