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Local pilot among missing from Cyclone crash

A local man is among the missing following the crash of a Canadian Cyclone helicopter off the coast of Greece. Pilot, Capt. Brenden Ian MacDonald, formerly of New Glasgow, is among the five still missing as recovery efforts continue. One body has been recovered. On Thursday afternoon, the Canadian Armed Forces released the names of...

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25’s a magic number

PICTOU — Few people can claim to have celebrated 25 years of marriage by running their 25th marathon together. Christina and Bruce G. Murray have completed such an achievement. They did it recently by running a marathon in Greece. “The Athens Marathon was our 25th marathon together, and our 25th wedding anniversary,” Bruce said. “It...

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