Joel Plaskett concert postponed

Joel Plaskett concert postponed

Updated on May 26, 2015 - The Joel Plaskett concert scheduled for June 5th has been postponed and the Pictou County Wellness Centre is offering a full refund to ticket holders.

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Red Kettle Cook off 

Updated on May 26, 2015 - Pictou Lodge Chef Thomas Carey works with his volunteer Sous-chef, Sally O'Neil, during the Red Kettle Cook-off for the local Salvation Army.  Carey won the cook-off competition and claimed bragging rights over fellow Pictou County chefs Paul....

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New Glasgow hosts summer kickoff event

Updated on May 26, 2015 - New Glasgow is introducing a kickoff to summer event, called Turn Up the Heat, to be held June 6 from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. at the S.W....

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Canada - World

Canada - World

Sports

Transition game

Updated on May 26, 2015 - The News MERIGOMISH – It could have been Lakehead University in Thunder Bay, Ont., just down the road at StFX, or perhaps Saint Mary’s University in Halifax..

Local ruggers still on title hunt

Updated on May 26, 2015 - Jacob Pentz of the NNEC Gryphons is tackled by a Hants East Tigers’ defender in a high school playoff game on Tuesday in...

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Community

Dreaming of summer reading

Updated on May 24, 2015 - The Pictou-Antigonish Regional Library branches will once again be offering the free STREAM Summer Learning Program (STREAM stands for Science, Technology, Reading, Engineering, Arts and Math!). Starting June 29, children will be invited to visit....

Eels of Glass

Updated on May 22, 2015 - I was thinking about eels this week for a couple of reasons. My first summer job as a university student was collecting eels and it...

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Business

Business

Opinion

School feeds minds and bellies

Updated on May 26, 2015 - Students attending school in New Glasgow are hungry – or at least many would be if it wasn’t for the meals provided at the school..

Advice to take in stride

Updated on May 24, 2015 - Canadians love to complain about updates in health information and how the latest advice appears to conflict with what they were...

Pleasing everyone no easy task

Updated on May 22, 2015 - Granted, it represents a very general picture of the range of opinion on the issue. But comments attached to an article earlier...

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Arts & Life

Scotsburn hip-hop artist releases record

Updated on May 26, 2015 - SCOTSBURN – Pictou County isn’t known for producing hip-hop artists, but it’s here. Scotsburn producer Tye Strickland is proof of that, but he’d like to see the culture grow. .

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