Switching gears

Long-serving journalist announces retirement One of Pictou County’s longest working journalists has filed his last newspaper story. Steve Goodwin, who had been a reporter for The Advocate for the past 20 years, has retired after nearly five decades as a journalist. Goodwin began his career in the newspaper industry at his hometown newspaper, the Amherst...

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Police chief retiring

NEW GLASGOW — Police Chief Delaney Chisholm announced his retirement on Tuesday from New Glasgow Regional Police, effective March 31, 2017. “It has been a great privilege to work with the members of the New Glasgow Regional Police Service and this has been a rewarding experience that I have greatly valued,” says Chisholm. “I am...

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Town’s operations, achievements within community are extensive

To the Editor: As the mayor of New Glasgow for the past eight years, I would like to provide some important facts to the community related to our town, its operations and finances. New Glasgow is the third largest town in Nova Scotia with a population density of 963 people living per square km and...

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