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Volunteers of the year

Each year, communities across Canada celebrate National Volunteer Week. National Volunteer Week 2019 takes place from April 7 to April 13. The primary purpose of this specially designated week is to thank and honour people who donate their time to help others by supporting the causes in which they believe. Volunteer Week also serves to reinforce the […]

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Midget C Miners earn bronze medals

WESTVILLE – The Westville Miners took home bronze medals last weekend at the annual SEDMHA minor hockey tournament in Cole Harbour. The Miners, who are Midget C Highland Zone regular season champions, competed in a 23-team Maritime Division. The Miners, in their sixth game in less than 72 hours, settled for bronze after a 4-3 […]

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Fraser confirms gas tax funds

PICTOU – Local municipalities will receive nearly $4 million in extra, one-time federal gas tax revenues. Central Nova MP Sean Fraser confirmed the total amount of $3.8 million and what individual municipalities in the riding will receive during an announcement on Friday at the Municipality of Pictou County office. One-time top up in the federal […]

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MacKay to contest Central Nova

WESTVILLE – Roger MacKay, a life-long resident of Central Nova and the Mayor of Westville, has officially declared his intention to run for the Conservative Party of Canada nomination in Central Nova for the upcoming federal election. “Having been involved with the Westville town council since 1994, and having served as mayor since 2008, has […]

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