Wanted: a few good men and women

Wanted: a few good men and women

Updated on May 23, 2015 - With a declining population, the number of firefighters in Pictou County is slowly but steadily dwindling.

Local

"A man with a knife, hunting a bear"

Updated on May 23, 2015 - The News HOPEWELL – David MacLeod knows he’s up against a juggernaut in Central Nova, but the Liberal candidate believes he has a...

Local

Canada - World

Canada - World

Sports

Nova North Stars novice net bronze 

Updated on May 24, 2015 - Nova North Stars Novice Spring hockey team won bronze recently. In front from left are: Neil MacLean and Caden MacDonald. In second row from left from left are: Garrett Williams, Landon Martin, Brett Butler, Cameron Pitts, Caden Campbell, Ben Verge....

Off to the Races

Updated on May 22, 2015 - Lauren Quann of Pictou Academy competes in the Intermediate Girls 100m hurdles at the Pictou Cumberland District Track Meet held...

Cup winners

Updated on May 22, 2015 - NNEC Gryphons’ rugby players Rebecca Taylor, left, and Tracey Denny accept the Pictou County Cup from Peter Rutledge. The Cup was...

Sports

Community

Dreaming of summer reading

Updated on May 24, 2015 - The Pictou-Antigonish Regional Library branches will once again be offering the free STREAM Summer Learning Program (STREAM stands for Science, Technology, Reading, Engineering, Arts and Math!). Starting June 29, children will be invited to visit....

Eels of Glass

Updated on May 22, 2015 - I was thinking about eels this week for a couple of reasons. My first summer job as a university student was collecting eels and it...

Community

Business

Business

Opinion

Advice to take in stride

Updated on May 24, 2015 - Canadians love to complain about updates in health information and how the latest advice appears to conflict with what they were told a year ago..

Pleasing everyone no easy task

Updated on May 22, 2015 - Granted, it represents a very general picture of the range of opinion on the issue. But comments attached to an article earlier...

Opinion

Arts & Life

Arts & Life