Monday, August 21, 2017

Woman charged following robbery at Tatamagouche gas station

  A New Glasgow woman is facing a number of charges following a robbery at a gas station in Tatamagouche Friday morning. Just before 6 a.m., the woman arrived in a truck at a service station on...

A dream come true

Turning off onto a dirt road, the vibrant colours catch the eye. It’ll soon be even brighter, with the addition of Mabel Murple’s Book Shoppe and Dreamery. Sheree Fitch is opening the book store in...

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...

Full court press

Sam Wade is soon representing his province on almost the opposite side of the country. Wade, a 16-year-old from Wallace, will be playing basketball with Team Nova Scotia at the Canada Summer Games, held July...

Making a change

The interior of the Tatamagouche Grain Elevator may look a little different come this season. Richard and Sara Duggan are busy with renovations to include a few new vendors. They plan on opening on the...

From the North Shore to Maudie

No matter where he is working in the world, Guy Godfree always feels an attachment to his home. Godfree, originally from Pugwash, knew as soon as he read the script for the feature film Maudie,...

Six days of ER closures in Pugwash

The emergency department at the North Cumberland Collaborative Emergency Centre in Pugwash will see six 12-hour closures over the next week. The closures run from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. daily from July 6 to...
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Got bobbled?

The smiles and laughter were constant, even while they were stuck upside down, legs straight up in the air. More than a dozen children, and even some adults, spent some time with Craig Hayman and...

A successful opening

“I don’t believe it.” Those four little words held high meaning on July 3 as Sheree Fitch looked out at the crowd of about 500 people gathered for the opening of Mabel Murple’s Book Shoppe...

Three decades of business

A special celebration is on tap for the long weekend in May. The owners and staff at Big Al’s is marking 30 years in the community and for owners Peter and Lorna Scott, it’s five...