Sunday, October 22, 2017

Bayhead man has murder charge adjourned

Clad in orange prison garb, his right arm in a sling, Ernie “Junior” Ross Duggan appeared in provincial court and had his first-degree murder and attempted murder charges adjourned.Duggan, 49, will re-appear in court on...

Pugwash ER closed

The North Cumberland Collaborative Emergency Centre in Pugwash is closed during the day until Oct. 6.The closures run from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Oct. 2 through 5 due to lack of physician coverage....

Man charged in Tatamagouche homicide has court matter adjourned

The Bayhead man charged with first-degree murder of a 58-year-old woman made his first court appearance Thursday through a lawyer.Ernie "Junior" Ross Duggan, 49, is also facing a charge of attempted murder.Lawyer Pat Atherton...

Man charged with first-degree murder in Bayhead death

A 49-year-old man has been charged with first-degree murder in the death of a 58-year-old Bayhead woman earlier this week.The accused is also facing a charge of attempted murder. It is the publication's company...

Police investigating suspicious death in Bayhead

The death of a woman in Bayhead is being ruled suspicious by police.Late Sunday night, shortly before midnight Sept. 18, Colchester District RCMP responded to a 911 call from a Clarks Road residence.Upon arrival...
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Schools in Tatamagouche closed, police presence in area

Both schools are closed in Tatamagouche today as an incident unfolds involving the RCMP.The Chignecto-Central Regional School Board says children who were already on buses on their way to the school can be picked...

Firearms, ammunition stolen from Malagash residence

Several firearms with ammunition were stolen during a break and enter into a residence in Malagash.The incident is believed to have occurred sometime between Aug. 8 and 10.The Pugwash RCMP were called to a...

A crafter’s delight

Crafters who make use of yarn and fabric won't want to miss a fundraising sale on Aug. 19.From 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., fabric and yarn will be up for grabs for all those...

An endless love

Bailey Dowding kept her head down while reading from her paper.When she was done, she went to her grandfather who wrapped his arm around her.The 15-year-old had just spoken to a crowd gathered at...

Taking to the stage

Intrigue is the name of the game when local actors and actresses hit the Senator’s Stage for the annual Bard by the Bay performances this month.Gary Blackwood is back producing and directing most of...
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