Youth taking on climate emergency

PUGWASH - The next Thinkers retreat will have a focus on the younger generation. From July 25 to 28, 20 youth Thinkers from across Atlantic Canada will gather for intense...

Tatafest offers a full schedule of events

TATAMAGOUCHE - You’d be hard pressed to find something that doesn’t pique your interest during this year’s Tatafest there’s that much going on. From Aug. 22 to 25, the village...

A message to his TRA class

TATAMAGOUCHE - It’s been a long time coming, but the first class has finally graduated from Tatamagouche Regional Academy (TRA). The P-12 school opened this past September, a year later than...

From farm to table

TATAMAGOUCHE - Here on the North Shore of Nova Scotia, we tend to celebrate the fleeting warmth and delights of summer.  Farmers are hard at work making the most of...

Pugwash Ground Search and Rescue recognizes members for service, including 40 years

PUGWASH - What can you do with compasses, maps 25 years old, a CB radio, and big ideas? Start the Pugwash Ground Search and Rescue (SAR) organization. And that’s exactly what...

Finding a healing passion

MALAGASH - Gary Phillips used to drive more than an hour to reach work every day. It was during one of those drives that he zoned out and didn’t remember...

Hidden treasures

TATAMAGOUCHE - If you find a colourful, painted rock throughout the village this summer, you’re in luck. It’s most likely one of the many rocks students in Sandra Lockerby’s Grade...

ER, department closures in Pugwash, Tatamagouche

TATAMAGOUCHE - The hospitals in both Tatamagouche and Pugwash will see the collaborative emergency centres closed over the next week. In Tatamagouche, the Lillian Fraser Memorial Hospital's emergency centre...

Musicians to perform in support of local projects

TATAMAGOUCHE - Two well-known Canadian folk musicians are bringing their sounds together in support of a local cause. Dave Gunning and Garnet Rogers will share their talents and story-telling...

ER closures until May 31 for Pugwash, Tatamagouche

TATAMAGOUCHE - The collaborative emergency centres in both Pugwash and Tatamagouche will see closures during the day due to lack of physician coverage. In Tatamagouche, the emergency department at...