Teachers rally against government’s planned changes of system

TRURO – While 20 selected teachers from the Chignecto-Central Regional School Board met with the education minister Monday afternoon, even more rallied outside the school where they were meeting. Cherie Abriel, a current junior high school teacher with 29 years in the education system, was one to speak at the rally outside the Truro Junior...

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Working towards a better Pictou County

To the Editor: Now that the municipal elections are over and the new councils in Pictou County are being sworn in to begin a four-year term it is worthy to note that the end of this term will be in the year 2020. As many will be aware, 2020 was the name chosen by the...

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MP to host pre-budget consultations

New Glasgow – MP Sean Fraser will be hosting a series of nine in-person pre-budget consultations. Last February, Fraser and constituents participated in a similar process, engaging in conversations about what priorities matter most to them and what they believe should be reflected in the 2017 budget. “I always look forward to these conversations and...

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