Friday, January 18, 2019

Ski race club sees construction of larger facility

With more than 100 members of the Wentworth Ski Racing Club this season, a new clubhouse will accommodate more than ever. The club celebrated the new 72’x16’ modular building with an opening ceremony on Jan....

Among the best

  A 17-year-old has been named a finalist for the Loran Award. Maria Duynisveld, a Grade 12 student at Pugwash District High School, was sponsored for the award by her school in October. Through an extensive...

Tree festivals light up Tatamagouche and Pugwash

Following directly at the heels of a distressing power outage, the Tatamagouche and Pugwash Christmas tree festivals were a welcome reprieve and a sparkling introduction to the Christmas season on the North Shore. The Tatamagouche...

The Blanket Exercise making its way to Tatamagouche Centre

An extraordinary opportunity will be in Tatamagouche this weekend. 'The Blanket Exercise: The History of Canada We Rarely Learn' will be held at the Tatamagouche Centre on Nov. 18, 2-5 p.m. It's an opportunity for...

Man charged after firing gun at deer hunter

A Wallace man is facing a number of charges following an incident outside of Pugwash that saw a deer hunter being shot at. At 5:28 p.m. Oct. 27, a deer hunter who was in the Middleboro...

From wedding bliss to an award haul

It was an unforgettable weekend for the owners of Tatamagouche Brewing Company. Not only did Christiane Jost and Matt Kenny marry and celebrate with friends and family, their product also scored big at the Atlantic...

Tata emergency, X-ray departments closed

The emergency and X-ray departments at the Lillian Fraser Memorial Hospital will be closed for a period of time on Oct. 26. The collaborative emergency centre will be closed from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.,...

Tatamagouche man dies in weekend motocross incident

A 48-year-old man from Tatamagouche died over the weekend while at a private recreational motocross track. At 2:46 p.m. Oct. 21, Pictou District RCMP responded to a call of a collision at the track near...

Tackling closures

If you live along the North Shore, you’re most likely aware of frequent closures to the collaborative emergency centre (CEC) in Pugwash. Randy Delorey, the province’s minister of Health and Wellness, said steps are being...

Students, community celebrate opening of new school

Ask Brian Holmes, and the wait was definitely worth it. Holmes is the principal of Tatamagouche Regional Academy, which opened for students in September. The faculty and students hosted a special opening ceremony for the...
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