Tuesday, October 22, 2019

Serious Incident Response Team investigating fatal River John collision

A collision in River John that claimed the life of a 50-year-old man on Dec. 16 has been referred to the province's Serious Incident Response Team (SiRT). The Pictou District RCMP contacted SiRT on Dec....

Pugwash ER closed Wednesday, Friday

The emergency department at the North Cumberland Collaborative Emergency Centre will be closed to the public for several hours on June 14 and 16. Both closures are from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., due to...
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Faith leaders to gather in Pugwash for climate crisis talks

PUGWASH - Faith and Indigenous leaders from Atlantic Canada, as well as internationally, will gather in Pugwash soon to talk about the climate crisis. From Sept. 22 to 25,...
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Community Pride in Action award recipients announced

Pugwash Communities in Bloom has named their recipients of the Community Pride in Action Award for 2017. Recipients are Louise Cloutier, Richard Dittami, Bob Nogler, Dot Pal and Wally Vaters. These individuals have enriched the...

No horsing around

Who doesn’t remember that special teacher who taught a lesson you will never forget? It could have been the kind, pretty teacher in elementary school who taught you the value of sharing with others, or...

Pugwash ER closed during daytime hours

The North Cumberland Collaborative Emergency Centre in Pugwash continues to be closed during daytime hours. The closures run from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. every day between now and Oct. 18 due to lack of...

Pugwash ER facing closures this week and next

The emergency department at the North Cumberland Memorial Hospital in Pugwash is facing a number of closures due to lack of physician coverage. The department is closed until 8 p.m. on July 28, and will...

Pugwash ER closures, July 12-21

The emergency department at the North Cumberland Collaborative Emergency Centre in Pugwash will be closed numerous times over the course of the next week or more due to lack of physician coverage. It will be...

Cigarettes stolen from Wentworth store

A stolen truck and trailer were used in a break, enter and theft of cigarettes from a store in Wentworth. Just before 3 a.m. on Dec. 28, thieves broke into a store in Wentworth and...
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Truro and Colchester Partnership seeking input for strategic direction

The Truro and Colchester Partnership for Economic Prosperity is seeking input from the community to develop a Regional Economic Development Strategy. The Partnership officially formed late in 2017 and is tasked with improving economic development...