Rail cars removed after derailment

STELLARTON — Residents along Riverbank Street are getting over another derailment beside their homes. Crews were busy on Thursday with heavy equipment removing rail cars that derailed earlier in the week. Although there were no injuries, residents who live between the street and rail lines owned by the Cape Breton & Central Nova Scotia Railway […]

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Crushers drop MHL Showcase games

The Pictou County Weeks Crushers ended the 2018 MHL Showcase with a 7-4 setback against the surging Summerside Western Capitals at the Pictou County Wellness Centre. The teams were tied 4-4 before the Capitals scored three unanswered goals in the second period. A format consisting of two 25-minute periods was used for the showcase. Results […]

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Crushers to host MHL Showcase

NEW GLASGOW – The Pictou County Weeks Crushers have been selected as hosts for the third annual Maritime Hokey League Showcase on October 8 and 9 at the Pictou County Wellness Centre. The showcase is an opportunity for all 12 MHL teams to play in one designated area so that college and professional hockey scouts […]

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