Ongoing Northern Pulp coverage

Ongoing Northern Pulp coverage

Joan Krawczyk stands with the piece she’s been working on for the latest creative protest against Northern Pulp: Pulp Mill Musings. She’s paired artist A.Y. Jackson-style trees with a photo of the mill at sunset. AMANDA JESS – THE NEWS

Art works reflecting pulp mill effects on display

October 02, 2014 - 20 h 39

Krawczyk, and other artists, will be expressing their response to the mill this weekend in whatever medium they so choose, whether it’s paintings, photography, music, the written word, or performance...

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Arts & Life
Art works reflecting pulp mill effects on display

Businesses benefit from Northern Pulp shutdown

September 24, 2014 - 7 h 14

As in previous years, the influx of workers to the county has generated an economic bump. Northern Pulp said they have hired a number of skilled workers, including 160 term employees, 125 boilermakers...

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Businesses benefit from Northern Pulp shutdown

Northern Pulp spokesperson steps down

September 22, 2014 - 9 h 43

David MacKenzie, governmental affairs and communications manager at the pulp mill stated that an employment opportunity closer to home and his family came up and he had to take it.

His last...

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Local 1
Northern Pulp spokesperson steps down

Premier to Paper Excellence: comply or be shut down

September 18, 2014 - 7 h 22

He met with Pedro Chang, deputy CEO, David Kerr, VP operations Paper Excellence Canada and Jackson Wijaya, chairman Paper Excellence.

“I reiterated the province’s position and made it clear...

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Premier to Paper Excellence: comply or be shut down

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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Local 2
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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Local 4

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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Local 8
Singers, community rally in Clean the Mill event