Pictou County dog trainer and her border collie to compete at world ...
A gap in help for the homeless in Pictou County
HOMELESSNESS IN PICTOU COUNTY: Life was good – until it wasn’t
GRANDMA SAYS: Oak and ash - getting to the root of the ...
CINDY'S SNAPSHOT: Warren Hoeg, Wentworth Valley, N.S.
Blair treats Pictou County fight fans to unanimous win
Department of Fisheries to increase legal lobster carapace size
Coyote too close for comfort in Pictou West area
Scotsburn man honoured as a business bright spark
Tuna fishing quota set to rise
New Glaswegian honours ancestor who fought at Culloden
Windsor's Kent employees win big after ace of spades drawn to end cheer organization's most successful fundraiser ever
36 dead, mostly Chinese, in North Korea traffic accident
BEIJING — A traffic accident in North Korea has killed 32 Chinese tourists and four North Koreans, Chinese officials said Monday. Two other Chinese tourists were badly injured and were in "acutely serious condition," the Foreign Ministry said in a ...
In the news today, April 23
Five stories in the news for Monday, April 23 ——— BRONCOS OBITUARIES UPSET SOME FAMILIES Some families of Humboldt Broncos bus crash victims are surprised to learn that error-riddled obituaries of their loved ones have been posted on a ...
Yemen officials: Saudi-led airstrike hit wedding, killing 15
SANAA, Yemen — Yemeni health officials say an airstrike by the Saudi-led coalition in the country's north hit a wedding party, killing at least 15 people the previous day. Khaled al-Nadhri, the top health official in the northern province of Hajja, ...
Federal environment minister defends BP Canada's plans to drill in N.S.
HALIFAX — Federal Environment and Climate Change Minister Catherine McKenna is defending BP Canada's plans to drill a deep-water exploration well roughly 330 kilometres off the coast of Halifax. This comes one day after the oil and gas ...
Sentencing hearings for Quebec City mosque shooter set to resume today
QUEBEC — Sentencing arguments for Quebec City's mosque shooter are set to resume today as Alexandre Bissonnette's defence team begins to present its case. Bissonnette, 28, pleaded guilty in March to six charges of ...
Broncos families surprised obituaries are on website selling services
Some families of Humboldt Broncos bus crash victims are surprised to learn that error-riddled obituaries of their loved ones have been posted on a website that's selling flowers, as well as online memorial candles, and that the site isn't ...
Britain's Duchess of Cambridge in labour with 3rd child
LONDON — The Duchess of Cambridge entered a London hospital Monday in labour, Britain's royal palace said. The baby will be a third child for her and husband Prince William and fifth in line to the throne. The 36-year-old duchess and her ...
Sweden's king, Japan's emperor mark 150 years of diplomacy
TOKYO — Sweden's King Carl XVI Gustaf and Japan's Emperor Akihito attended a special exhibit on Swedish natural sciences in Tokyo on Monday to mark 150 years of diplomacy between the countries. The king and Queen Silvia accompanied Akihito and ...
Afghan officials: Taliban attacks kill 14 troops, policemen
KABUL — Taliban attacks in western Afghanistan killed 14 soldiers and policemen on Monday as Kabul residents prepared to bury their loved ones slain in a horrific bombing by the Islamic State group that targeted a voter registration centre the day ...
French performers, politicians decry 'new anti-Semitism'
PARIS — Actor Gerard Depardieu, singer Charles Aznavour and former President Nicolas Sarkozy are among some 300 well-known French people urging national action to counter a "new anti-Semitism" that they blame on rising Islamic radicalism. They signed ...