Thursday, April 19, 2018

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....

Hospital hosting Well Woman Clinic

A Well Woman Clinic next month is open to all females in Tatamagouche and surrounding area. The Lillian Fraser Memorial Hospital is hosting the clinic Feb. 7, 5-8 p.m., in the Primary Health Care Department. The...

Pugwash ER closures announced

The emergency department in Pugwash at the North Cumberland Collaborative Emergency Centre is facing a number of upcoming closures due to lack of physician coverage. The closures will run 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. daily...

Fly like an eagle

A bald eagle from Wallace Bay will soon be gracing the cover of a national magazine. Ian Murray has been photographing in a serious way for about eight or nine years now, since moving to...

Upcoming Pugwash ER closures

The emergency department at the North Cumberland Collaborative Emergency Centre has a number of closures in the next few days. The department will be closed until 8 p.m. Jan. 12, as well as 8 a.m.-8...

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...

Closures announced for Pugwash ER

The Collaborative Emergency Centre in the Pugwash is facing a number of closures due to lack of physician coverage. The department will be closed until 8 p.m. on Jan. 4, as well as 8 a.m....
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Highway collision claims life of Colchester County woman

ENFIELD - A 34-year-old Colchester County woman died in head on collision on Highway 102 in Enfield on Jan. 2. Just after 3 p.m., RCMP, Emergency Health Services, and Halifax Regional Fire responded to a...

Cause of unease

Possible gold mining and exploration in Warwick Mountain is a cause for concern for residents in the area and beyond. A group of a dozen local residents attended the Tatamagouche Source Water Protection Committee meeting...

Double the impact

The newly launched community fund based in Tatamagouche has seen a local donor commit to matching – dollar for dollar – donations up to $100,000 by the end of February 2018. The North Shore Area...
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