Sunday, October 22, 2017

With safety in mind

Recommendations accepted by the province to help improve safety and security at community emergency departments is the step in the right direction, according to the local site manager.Barbie Cook, site manager at both the...

Area councillor seeking installation of highway camera over Nuttby Mountain

A local area councillor is raising concerns again about the need to install a highway camera over Nuttby Mountain.Mike Gregory, councillor for District 7 in Colchester County, brought the issue up at the January...

Breakfast contribution

The volunteer-run Breakfast Program at Tatamagouche Elementary School got a boost recently thanks to the local Foodland store.Staff has been raising money at the store through casual Friday and purchased a week’s worth...

Fashioning art

Sydney Blum and fashion are meeting once again.Blum, a sculptor living in Tatamagouche, has some of her pieces on display in the windows of Saks Fifth Avenue in New York.“I was very surprised,” said...

Candidate in the running

James Finnie is eyeing the Colchester North MLA position and hopes to win it for the NDP.Finnie was chosen during a nomination meeting recently, which saw 50 people attend and choose between Finnie and...

An invigorating visit

Sometimes you just have to wait and let your inspiration come to you.That’s what Pamela Swainson, an artist residing in Earltown, told a packed house at the Tatamagouche library regarding her seven weeks spent...

Pictou County residents arrested following vehicle stop in Tatamagouche

A man and woman were arrested in Tatamagouche Friday following a traffic stop on Highway 6.The Pictou County Integrated Street Crime Enforcement Unit, with the assistance of the RCMP, conducted the traffic stop around...

Behind the screens

From Facebook use to email, 3-D printing to green screens, there’s a new face at the Tatamagouche library to help with your technological needs.Ben Campbell has been on staff at the library since mid-January...

And the award goes to…

The accolades continue to roll in for the Fundy Trail Snowmobile Club.The club, based out of Folly Lake off Highway 4, was recently named the 2016 snowmobile club of the year by the International...

Doubling up

With one busy summer after another, the owners of Tatamagouche Brewing Company are expanding, yet again.Christiane Jost and Matt Kenny are about to almost double their tank capacity with hopes of the expansion being...
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