Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Election called for end of May

Residents in Nova Scotia are going to the polls on May 30. Premier Stephen McNeil met with Lt.-Gov. J.J. Grant on April 30, asking him to dissolve the government and call a general election. In Colchester...

X-ray services postponed in Tatamagouche on Wednesday

X-ray services at the Lillian Fraser Memorial Hospital have been postponed for May 31. There will be no walk-in x-ray services throughout the day due to a scheduled outage by Nova Scotia Power as they...
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Tall ships on deck

Canada Day will be a busy one in Pugwash this year, as the nation celebrates 150 years. In Pugwash, the celebrations will include tall ships in port, the Gathering of the Clans festival, and Pugwash...
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Opening of new school pushed to 2018

The opening of the new Tatamagouche Regional Academy has been pushed back a few months. The school was originally slated to open in September, however Brian Taylor, media relations advisor for the province’s Department of...

Pugwash volunteers ready for annual garbage challenge for Communities in Bloom

For the past 10 years, members of the Communities in Bloom (CIB) organization in Pugwash have been cleaning up litter. They’ll be at it once again to celebrate Earth Day. On April 22, an enthusiastic...

Taylor to represent PC Party in Colchester North

Rebecca Taylor will represent the Progressive Conservatives in Colchester North come the next provincial election. Taylor was the winner in a nomination meeting held April 22. Her competitors included Eric Boutilier, Tyler Fraser and Michele...

Tickling the ivory

The piano stylings of Scott Cleveland will once again fill the atmosphere in Tatamagouche. Cleveland is set to perform at the Grace Jollymore Joyce Arts Centre on March 31. “We just love the area,” said Cleveland,...
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Big splash

Ski Wentworth closed out its season on April 1 and 2 with a retro weekend. Always a big hit is the ski hill's Aquaneige, with skiers and snowboarders of all ages participating. Many made it...

Taylor seeking PC nomination for Colchester North

A Colchester County business woman has thrown her name into the ring for the PC party nomination for Colchester North. Rebecca Taylor hopes her experience – in business, community service, and government – will help...

Call for nominations

Outstanding business leaders in the county will soon be recognized through the local chamber of commerce. The Truro and Colchester Chamber of Commerce has a call out for nominations for honorees at its annual dinner...