Syrians welcomed to Pictou County

Syrians welcomed to Pictou County

Updated at 16:59 - STELLARTON – They walked through the front doors at the Museum of Industry, no doubt tired and unsure of what the future has in store for them.

Youth centre reopens in Pictou

Youth centre reopens in Pictou

Updated at 14:11 - “Finally.” That was the reaction youth had when they heard that a youth centre was being reopened in Pictou.

Local

New Needs/Shell station officially open

Updated at 13:08 - The new Shell station which includes a Needs Convenience Store, held a grand opening on Friday.  Pictured cutting the ribbon from left are: Dave DeBlois, director category management convenience and fuel; New Glasgow Mayor Barrie MacMillan; store....

Icy work

Updated on February 06, 2016 - The New Glasgow Fire Department and Nova Scotia Power crews responded to a call Friday night on Kestrel Ridge after ice build-up...

Local

Canada - World

Pilot after emergency: Somali airport security is 'zero'

09:36 - BELGRADE, Serbia - The Serb pilot who landed a jetliner in Somalia with a large hole on its fuselage says he has never doubted that it was caused by a bomb and describes the security at Mogadishu Airport as "zero.".

Canada - World

Sports

From the ground up

Updated on February 05, 2016 - ALMA – As high school basketball teams ago, they are not a very good one..

Tigers bear their claws

Updated on February 04, 2016 - MOUNT WILLIAM – The Campbellton Tigers weathered the early storm, had a rare offensive outburst and didn’t let the Crushers back in...

Not sitting still

Updated on February 04, 2016 - NEW GLASGOW – Devin Forbes wants to build the game of wheelchair curling.

Sports

Community

A Romantic Read 

Updated at 13:10 - Romance and reading are two things that seem to go hand-in-hand. .

They kept quiet

Updated on February 05, 2016 - FAITH FOR TODAY by Doug Pilsworth

Community

Business

‘It wasn’t planned at all’

Updated on January 08, 2016 - THORBURN – On the other side of the train tracks down a dirt road in rural Pictou County sits a shed – a seemingly ordinary...

Local manager wins national award

Updated on November 23, 2015 - Michelle Corcoran from the New Glasgow McDonald’s has received a 2015 Outstanding Manager of the Year Award from McDonald's Canada

Business

Opinion

Gruesome detail adds to mystery

Updated at 13:03 - Sometimes we go through a dry spell, and the best we can hope for as far as a mystery goes is who will win the hockey game tonight. .

Some financial figures left out

Updated on February 05, 2016 - I am writing in response to recent remarks made in a local newspaper by Barrie MacMillan, mayor of New Glasgow. I thank the mayor...

Information is there if people want it

Updated on February 05, 2016 - Another step is taken as the area works toward a more streamlined government for Pictou County. It’s also safe to say that interest...

Big mixup in power outage info

Updated on February 05, 2016 - Most of the time I have a very good understanding of things. But there comes a time that understanding leaves me and one of those...

Opinion

Arts & Life

Arts & Life