Count her in: Returning officer celebrates long career as she prepares for next election

Thirty-three years of experience in municipal and provincial elections behind her ensures Josephine MacDonald has seen just about everything that the big day can throw at her. The returning officer for this year’s upcoming municipal elections is already beginning her long preparation for October 17 with much to do still until the final tally is […]

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Natal Day fun

There was plenty to see and do on Monday in Pictou as Natal Day was celebrated. Plenty of food, sunny skies and a festive atmosphere greeted downtown visitors. Here, from the left, the volunteers with the Pictou Lobster Carnival provided a fundraising barbecue. From the left: Kent Corbett, Marion MacDonald and Shawn McNamara are hard […]

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