2020 shares vision

The significant power of storytelling was on display last week at Pictou County 2020: Discover. Held at Summer Street, the casual event featured 30 speakers from a variety of local businesses, organizations and groups speaking on their successes. This event was hosted in partnership with the Municipal Economic Development Group, the Pictou County Chamber of...

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Low turnout for political forums

By Heather Brimicombe and Aaron Cameron The Town of Stellarton showed a lack of civic pride Monday evening at the Pulse Pictou County Pints and Politics session with only five citizens and five of the 10 candidates attending. A total of about 12 people, five citizens, five candidates and two Pulse members, attended the session...

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Pints & Politics continues

(EDITOR’S note: The venue for the Trenton session has changed from the Trenton fire hall, which is listed in this story, to the Trenton Legion.) Interested in municipal politics? Make plans to attend the first session of Pulse Pictou County’s Pints & Politics which starts starts tonight! The Stellarton Legion will be the venue for...

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Pints and Politics

Want to know more about what the municipal candidates are thinking? Plan to attend Pulse Pictou County’s Pints and Politics candidates’ forum in each community leading up to the municipal elections on October 15. All of the Pints and Politics events will run 7 to 9 p.m. with doors opening at 6:30 p.m. “It’s all...

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MP talks local issues at meeting

NEW GLASGOW – Healthcare, highway twinning and small businesses were the focus of a discussion that took place Monday night at the Pictou County Wellness Centre. MP Sean Fraser hosted a Town Hall Community Consultation Session to get a feel for the issues constituents in Central Nova and in particular, Pictou County are experiencing. The...

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