Saturday, October 21, 2017

Fundraising and role playing

Fundraising and role playing tabletop games are the focus of two upcoming programs at the Tatamagouche Centre next month.Josie Baker, the executive director of the centre, said the first program gives participants a chance...

A classical evening

The Tatamagouche Chamber Ensemble will sound a bit different than the past 20 years.The ensemble, which formed in 1996, will make their first public appearance next month as a trio following the retirement of...

Open doors for support

Enjoying the fresh air and sunshine while staying in or visiting the hospital can be a huge benefit.That’s why the Lillian Fraser Memorial Hospital Auxiliary is working on a healing garden for patients, their...

Bayhead man has murder charge adjourned

Clad in orange prison garb, his right arm in a sling, Ernie “Junior” Ross Duggan appeared in provincial court and had his first-degree murder and attempted murder charges adjourned.Duggan, 49, will re-appear in court on...

A special milestone

A special celebration is in the works for the grain elevator’s 60th birthday.Richard Duggan, co-owner with Jimmie LeFresne, said Sept. 30 will be an all-day event to honour the grain elevator’s past and present....
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Climate change and the human prospect

Climate change will be the focus of an event in Pugwash this weekend, featuring international speakers and scientists.They’ll be joined by leading Atlantic Canada community leaders and artists. The Center for Local Prosperity is...
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A healthier community

If you want to get involved in a healthy community, now is the chance.The North Shore Area Community Health Board is hosting a public event Sept. 27 at 6 p.m. at the North Shore...

For the love of the printed word

The love of literature is being spread along the North Shore.Caroline Higgins and Deborah Poole have a cottage on the Brule Point Road and installed the Windy Acre Little Free Library on Aug. 20.“Both...

Man charged in Tatamagouche homicide has court matter adjourned

The Bayhead man charged with first-degree murder of a 58-year-old woman made his first court appearance Thursday through a lawyer.Ernie "Junior" Ross Duggan, 49, is also facing a charge of attempted murder.Lawyer Pat Atherton...

Man charged with first-degree murder in Bayhead death

A 49-year-old man has been charged with first-degree murder in the death of a 58-year-old Bayhead woman earlier this week.The accused is also facing a charge of attempted murder. It is the publication's company...
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