CINDY DAY: Robin sightings can be deceiving
One of three suspects in beating of autistic man in Ontario not ...
Canadian standup comedian Mike MacDonald with ties to Pictou County, dead at ...
Temperatures right for ticks: expert
Cheryl MacKay: a cancer survivor who turned her struggle into an opportunity
Author charts 50 years of protest over mill
New Glasgow farmers market is looking for vendors
Pictou Centre MLA says course on life skills should be mandatory
Pictou County councillor says county should have its own tech support for computers
Game changers bring positive message of community engagement to deCoste Centre talks
Delorey pledges more mental health supports
Man gets federal time for multiple thefts
Man guilty of aggravated assault gets prison time
Curtis Allen Paul was sentenced to 21 months in prison Tuesday, but he will be released in less than a year. The 33-year-old Pictou Landing man has been in custody for a total of 230 days since his first arrest in Aug. 26, 2016, on charges of ...
Local cadets to converge at Trenton park for Operation Egg Hunt
By land, sea or air, local cadets will be at Trenton park on Saturday. Their mission is to hold Operation Egg Hunt from 1 to 3 p.m., a chance to work on their orienteering skills and to raise awareness about the cadet movement in Pictou ...
Lack of opportunity holding women back: spokesperson
A lack of opportunity is holding women back in Pictou County and preventing them from achieving full equality both locally and across Canada, says one local advocate. Speaking one day after the provincial budget was released, Shelley ...
County council ponders possible improvements to collision-prone Trenton connector intersection
County council believes the Abercrombie/Trenton intersection is a problem, but it doesn’t have a solution how to make it better. A recent collision at the busy intersection has sparked another discussion from councillors Monday on what can ...
Hwy 104 will be twinned by 2022 – minister
Transportation and Infrastructure Minister Lloyd Hines promised that Hwy 104 between Sutherlands River and Antigonish will be twinned by 2022. According to Hines, the province pledged $5 million of funding for planning, drilling testing and ...
Home and RV show returns to the Wellness Centre this weekend
WESTVILLE ROAD Anyone looking to buy, build or renovate their home – or a home away from home – is in for a treat this weekend. A local resource that can help you do any of those things and more is on the way to the Pictou County ...
Our Changing Arctic
Part 1: Currents, rising temperatures in control of the Arctic It was Jan. 10, 1914 and Canada's first great foray into exploring our North had gone horribly wrong. Three months earlier the Canadian Arctic Expedition’s much-famed ...
Stellarton says wrong version of dog bylaw was posted
The Town of Stellarton will not be putting any breed-specific restrictions on dogs, says Stellarton Mayor Danny MacGillivray. The mayor said that the version of the new dog bylaw which was posted online and has caused considerable uproar this week ...
People in Pictou County donating blood in honour of Brayden Ross, who is fighting cancer
When someone’s sick, a community’s natural reaction is to hold a monetary fundraiser. That’s great, says Russell Borden, a teacher at Frank H. MacDonald Elementary School. But when he heard that Brayden Ross, a student at North ...
Pictou Landing man guilty of aggravated assault gets prison time
Allen Paul was sentenced to 21 months in prison Tuesday, but he will be released in less than a year. The 33-year-old Pictou Landing man has been in custody for a total of 230 days since his first arrest in Aug. 26, 2016, on charges of aggravated ...