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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Police investigate suspicious fire in Trenton

A fire last night on Bruce Street is being called “suspicious”” by New Glasgow Regional Police who are investigating. On Tuesday, April 14, at approximately 5:30 a.m., Trenton Fire Department and New Glasgow Regional Police responded to a garage fire on Bruce Street, Trenton. When fire and police arrived on the scene, preliminary investigation of...

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Fire at vacant residence draws three departments

New Glasgow Fire Department was assisted by Stellarton and Trenton fire department’s and New Glasgow Regional Police responded to a structure fire on High Street early this morning. No one was injured as no one was in the residence at the time of the fire. Portions of High Street and North Provost Street were closed...

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Thee departments respond to fire

Three volunteer fire department were at the scene fire Wednesday. At approximately 2 p.m., Trenton Fire Department, with assistance from Abercrombie, Little Harbour and Pictou Landing fire departments, responded to a structure fire at the E and R Langille Contracting business on Little Harbour Road. Preliminary investigation by fire officials has deemed the fire to...

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Coming up Aces

August 18 won’t be a day that Darlene and George Dewtie will soon forget after pulling the Ace of Spades out of the last three cards in the deck at the Chase the Ace game in Trenton. Dewtie shared that as the draw was taking place on Sunday she was watching on live stream from...

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Blaze heats up at Trenton fire

Members of the Trenton Fire Department responded to a fire around lunch time today. No one was home at the time the fire broke out at a trailer on Grandview Avenue. Several fire fighters were treated at the scene for heat-related issues, says Brian Cameron, reporter. Pictou Landing Fire Department assisted. (Photo by Brian Cameron)...

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Fire razes home in Trenton

Trenton Fire Department responded to a residential fire on Monday. Trenton Fire Department, New Glasgow Regional Police and Emergency Health Services with the assistance of Westville Fire Department responded to a residential fire on Main Street Trenton at approximately 9:45 a.m. Main Street Trenton was closed to traffic for several hours. The house was vacant at...

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Family displaced from home following fire

TRENTON  – A family of three has been displaced by a fire that damaged their two-storey house in Trenton. The couple and their infant daughter will be staying with nearby relatives for now, and have been helped by disaster volunteers from the Canadian Red Cross with emergency purchases of winter clothing while they await additional...

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Mock crash to demonstrate realities of impaired driving

NEW GLASGOW – Grade 12 high school students from North Nova Education Centre will see firsthand the devastating realities associated with impaired driving by drugs or alcohol and the realities emergency responders face each time they respond to a crash involving teens. New Glasgow Regional Police, New Glasgow Fire Department, Trenton Fire Department, MADD Pictou...

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Grass fire in Hillside

Shortly after 1:10 p.m. Tuesday, Trenton firefighters responded to a grass and brush fire that spread to a vehicle on Greens Point Road in Hillside. The Trenton Fire Department was assisted by the Abercrombie and Pictou Landing fire departments. The blaze was quickly brought under control shuttling water from  a hydrant near the entrance to...

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