WhistleBerry Market and Eatery opens in Alma
Pictou County quintuplets remembered
Bread line in Scotsburn
Museum of Industry prepares for a busy month hosting 32 remarkable Nova Scotians
Stellarton rink could face the wrecking ball
After the injunction: Northern Pulp says that safety of survey crew is top priority
Step right up! March break fun planned for Museum of Industry
Staff at the Museum of Industry in Stellarton are inviting the community to spend March break with them. The theme of this year’s March break activities at the museum is the circus. Activities will go from March 16 to March 24. There will ...
United Way of Pictou County asks for help closing funding gap
Alastair Conway was like most people in Pictou County and didn’t realize the full impact of the Pictou County United Way until he got personally involved. Now serving as campaign chair, Conway said he’s come to learn that one in four ...
Eco-Wall created at Stellarton NSCC campus
The NSCC campus in Stellarton just got a little greener. An Eco-Wall was unveiled on March 6 in a hallway at the school, a project that took less than a year after Tristin Mabey got the idea from an Eco-Wall at the campus in Halifax; the idea for ...
Pictou County Helpers sharing kindness
Kindness has a ripple effect. That’s something that Lynn Arsenault’s son Daniel used to say all the time. It’s a truth he lived by until complications from Muscular Dystrophy ended his life on earth on Dec. 7, 2018. But while his ...
Proposed tower raises concern for some New Glasgow residents
A proposed telecommunications tower has raised some concerns for some New Glasgow residents. Eastlink is proposing to build the self support telecommunications tower within the Town of New Glasgow to improve cellular coverage for the area. The ...
Come Walk with a Doc on Saturday March 16
An internationally recognized health initiative is coming to Pictou County, and taking part is as easy as tying your shoes. “I’m a believer that Physical activity is our best medicine,” says Dr. Brad MacDougall who, together with ...
Resolution reached in human rights complaint against PQ Properties
A resolution has been reached in a human rights complaint filed by Nhlanhla Dlamini against PQ Properties. The complaint was filed on Nov. 15, two months after Dlamini was allegedly shot in the back with a nail-gun by a co-worker. Shawn Wade ...
The future for the Stellarton Memorial Rink discussed at council
Every bit of bench space was filled and extra chairs had to be brought in to Stellarton Town Council chambers on Monday, March 11. “I’ve been sitting on council, this is I think my 17th or 18th year and I must say we’ve had a lot ...
Hearing for nail-gun shooter moved to March 25 following fresh charges
Shawn Wade Hynes is facing a fresh charge in connection with the Sept. 19 nail-gun shooting at a work site in Abercrombie, Pictou County. Pictou County RCMP have charged Hynes with a count of assault with a weapon causing bodily harm in addition ...
Military museum founder gets governor general's volunteer award
If it can be said that Yankee Stadium is the house that Babe Ruth built, then David Avery believes it’s equally fair to say that The Pictou County Military Museum is the house that Vincent Joyce built. Joyce founded the museum which first ...