Group seeking mental health change

Residents across the province are calling for a fundamental change in the mental health system with the help of some MLAs and a petition. Locally, Robbie Weatherbee has been fighting for change for a couple of years after losing someone close to her to suicide. “Every time I say it it’s still shocking, I still...

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Race boasts plenty of invention, laughs

MERIGOMISH – Cardboard and duct tape boat races have become a staple for the annual Merigomish Fun Day. That was evident on Saturday as three of the dozen entries completed the short voyage at a more calm, and shallow shoreline inlet beside the dock near the community centre, where the other events take place. The...

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