Suspicious fire under investigation

New Glasgow Regional Police are investigating a suspicious fire on MacDonald Street On Thursday, September 10, at approximately 11:10 pm., New Glasgow Fire Department and New Glasgow Regional Police responded to a 9-1-1 call about the house fire. When fire and police arrived on the scene, preliminary investigation of the fire proved to be suspicious....

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Police arrest man for arson following fire that displaced a dozen people

In the wee hours of this morning, April 30, at approximately 12:30 a.m., New Glasgow Regional Police arrested a 21-year old local man for arson. The fire involved a 10-unit apartment complex on Forbes Street, New Glasgow. New Glasgow Fire Department and Trenton Fire Department attended and were still on scene at 7:45 a.m. Approximately...

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Pets and hurricane preparedness

On the average, six Atlantic hurricanes occur each year. Hurricane season in Nova Scotia is from June 1 until November 30. The Disaster Animal Response Team of Nova Scotia offers the following information for pet owners during hurricane season. Visit www.dartns.org for more information. • Do not leave your pets behind if you need to...

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Fire forces three from their home

NEW GLASGOW – Three adults have been displaced by a pre-dawn fire today that extensively damaged an older two-storey house. Disaster volunteers with the Canadian Red Cross have arranged emergency support including lodging, food, clothing for a couple and their son in his 20s. There were no injuries from the fire at 27 Campbells Lane....

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