Ongoing Northern Pulp coverage

Ongoing Northern Pulp coverage

Maintenance underway during Northern Pulp shutdown

September 16, 2014 - 20 h 51

A worker looks on as crews repair the base of a vacuum motor deep in the inner workings of Northern Pulp Nova Scotia Corp. Tuesday during a 10-day scheduled maintenance shutdown. Environmental...

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Maintenance underway during Northern Pulp shutdown

Mill shut down for maintenance

September 15, 2014 - 20 h 55

The pulp mill is undergoing its scheduled maintenance shutdown from Sept. 13 to 23 which will, according to David MacKenzie, a spokesperson for the mill, improve the business’s reliability, safety,...

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Mill shut down for maintenance

Doctor repeats pulp mill criticism

September 11, 2014 - 20 h 28

Though he doesn’t live in Pictou County anymore, he practised medicine in the area for more than two decades, and continues to visit from time to time.

His faith in Pictou County, and his...

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Singers, community rally in Clean the Mill event

September 09, 2014 - 20 h 53

The concert served as a new medium to spread the message that the Clean The Mill group strives to send.

Matt Gunning, who has been advocating for less pollution from the Northern Pulp mill for...

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Singers, community rally in Clean the Mill event

Photos will focus on pulp plant and effects

August 22, 2014 - 19 h 50

“I think that an image speaks to you directly and bypasses logic and reasoning. It goes directly to the heart,” she said.

That’s why she and Gerry Farrell, director of Palliative Care...

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Photos will focus on pulp plant and effects

Testing at pulp mill underway

August 19, 2014 - 7 h 00

According to Lori Errington, a spokesperson for Nova Scotia Environment, the pulp mill is required to have a consultant carry out stack tests twice per year.

“These tests determine what emissions...

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Testing at pulp mill underway