Cape Breton Post
Baptist church hands out winter coats
What makes a good Christmas tree?
Pictou County real estate experts offer perspectives on effect of Sobeys layoffs on market
Food drive this week at Northern Pulp
Union holding information picket at Valley View Villa
New pets: not stocking stuffers says Pictou County SPCA manager
Heather Rankin bringing holiday cheer to Glasgow Square
Christmas in the Rankin family home, like their lives, was filled with music. Heather Rankin remembers as a child the joy of singing in the church choir with her sisters and her first Boxing Day ceilidh at the Mabou Hall. “It was always ...
Christopher Garnier takes the stand in murder trial
HALIFAX – Christopher Garnier took the stand and fought back tears as he revealed his recollection of what happened between himself and Catherine Campbell at his trial in Halifax Monday. He told the court that he remembered choking Campbell ...
Mother-son duo craft Christmas card
STELLARTON - Camilla MacDonald and her son Cal happily cut, pasted and stamped a custom-made Christmas card and crafts for her husband at Stellarton library Saturday. The mother-son duo from Stellarton just happened to swing by their local library ...
Christmas traders enjoy brisk business
NEW GLASGOW - Traders hawking festive decorations and other goodies enjoyed a brisk trade at the New Glasgow Farmers market in the last few weeks before Christmas. Ann Cullingworth at the Little Acorns stall was selling gifts made from sheep wool ...
Pictou Lodge sees repercussions of lost Northern Pulp booking after comments
The Pictou Lodge has been penalized for not toeing Northern Pulp’s party line, says the resort’s general manager. “I stood up in front of a large crowd and I spoke to the poor record that our local pulp mill has when it comes to ...
Pictou Landing monument honours residential school survivors
Josephine Gould was only six years old when she was taken away from her family in Pictou Landing and placed in a residential school. “It was awful,” she recalls. “They tried to take the Indian away from us. We weren’t ...
Sobeys staff in spirit of giving
Patients and visitors to the Aberdeen Hospital on Thursday morning were greeted by a friendly crew offering free parking, hot chocolate, sweets, and candy canes. New Glasgow was one of just six locations in Canada to be treated to a “Magical ...
Students get taste of 1800s Christmas at Museum of Industry in Stellarton
Students visiting the Museum of Industry got to step back in time and see how Christmas cards would have been made more than a century ago. Thursday students visiting the Stellarton museum were shown by education curator Andrew Phillips how ...
Police, MADD send message: drive sober
NEW GLASGOW It's a number no one wants to see rise, says the president of Mothers Against Drunk Driving Pictou County. Joy Polley said, as of Friday, there have been 94 charges of impaired driving laid in Pictou County since Jan. 1, 2017. ...
Murder accused Chris Garnier describes ‘darkest moment’
HALIFAX Christopher Garnier wrote a letter to Catherine Campbell's family during an interview with police hours after he was arrested in the off-duty police officer's death, court heard Thursday. In the letter – read aloud by an ...