Province financially supporting amalgamation costs

Province financially supporting amalgamation costs

Updated on February 05, 2016 - PICTOU – Pictou County Warden Ron Baillie called it a historical day, as he and the mayors of Pictou, New Glasgow and Stellarton signed an agreement with the province that will help support a proposed new governance structure.

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Icy work

Updated on February 06, 2016 - The New Glasgow Fire Department and Nova Scotia Power crews responded to a call Friday night on Kestrel Ridge after ice build-up caused limbs from a birch tree to fall onto power lines, catching on fire. The NSP crew cut the branches. CAROL DUNN – THE....

School closed today

Updated on February 05, 2016 - School is canceled today in the Cumberland, Colchester and Pictou counties due to the predicted weather and expected road...

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Canada - World

Canada - World

Sports

From the ground up

Updated on February 05, 2016 - ALMA – As high school basketball teams ago, they are not a very good one..

Tigers bear their claws

Updated on February 04, 2016 - MOUNT WILLIAM – The Campbellton Tigers weathered the early storm, had a rare offensive outburst and didn’t let the Crushers back in...

Not sitting still

Updated on February 04, 2016 - NEW GLASGOW – Devin Forbes wants to build the game of wheelchair curling.

Sports

Community

They kept quiet

Updated on February 05, 2016 - FAITH FOR TODAY by Doug Pilsworth

Boost for Jumpstart

Updated on February 04, 2016 - Pictured is Carter Anderson holding a cheque for Jumpstart of Pictou County. Carter turned seven on Jan. 13 and rather than friends...

Community

Business

‘It wasn’t planned at all’

Updated on January 08, 2016 - THORBURN – On the other side of the train tracks down a dirt road in rural Pictou County sits a shed – a seemingly ordinary...

Local manager wins national award

Updated on November 23, 2015 - Michelle Corcoran from the New Glasgow McDonald’s has received a 2015 Outstanding Manager of the Year Award from McDonald's Canada

Business

Opinion

Information is there if people want it

Updated on February 05, 2016 - Another step is taken as the area works toward a more streamlined government for Pictou County. It’s also safe to say that interest...

Big mixup in power outage info

Updated on February 05, 2016 - Most of the time I have a very good understanding of things. But there comes a time that understanding leaves me and one of those...

Some financial figures left out

Updated on February 05, 2016 - I am writing in response to recent remarks made in a local newspaper by Barrie MacMillan, mayor of New Glasgow. I thank the mayor...

Ban dog, cat fur products

Updated on February 05, 2016 - Attention all animal lovers. There’s a new online petition out, to “ban the importation of any dog and cat pelts or furs, and...

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Arts & Life

Arts & Life