Sunday, July 22, 2018

Pugwash, Tatamagouche ERs closed

Emergency rooms in both Pugwash and Tatamagouche are seeing upcoming closures due to lack of physician coverage. The Pugwash emergency room will be closed from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Nov. 10 to 13; 4-8...
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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...

No charges against officers in shooting of Bayhead man: SiRT

No charges are warranted against three police officers involved in the shooting of a man in Tatamagouche last year, according to the province's Serious Incident Response Team (SiRT). Felix Cacchione, the director of SiRT, released...

Licensed to grow

Flying under the radar of the public, a company in Wentworth has received Health Canada’s first marijuana production license in the province. Breathing Green Solutions Ltd. was issued the license on Nov. 10, and chairman...

Tatamagouche ER closed Friday

The emergency department at the Lillian Fraser Memorial Hospital's Collaborative Emergency Centre will be closed for 12 hours on Friday. The closure runs from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. due to a lack of physician...

Pugwash ER closures announced

Upcoming closures to the emergency department in Pugwash have been announced. The Collaborative Emergency Centre at the North Cumberland Memorial Hospital will be closed from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Feb. 23, 24, and...
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Group optimistic refugee family’s arrival imminent

It’s been a long journey, however the end could be in sight for the North Shore Refugee Settlement Group. Margaret Boyle, co-chairperson of the group with Remi Lemoine, is optimistic a family will soon be...

Closures at Tatamagouche ER, May 14-20

The emergency room in Tatamagouche is seeing some closures this week due to lack of physician coverage. The Lillian Fraser Memorial Hospital Collaborative Emergency Centre will be closed: May 14, 8 a.m.-3 p.m.  May 16,...

Upcoming Pugwash ER closures

Lack of physician coverage is once again causing the emergency department in Pugwash to close. The closures will be: Nov. 24, 8 a.m.-8 p.m. Nov. 27, 8 a.m.-8 p.m. Nov. 28, 8 a.m.-8 p.m. Nov....

Border collie puppy no worse for wear after being rescued from ice in Tatamagouche...

Lizzie didn’t let a little adventure that saw her end up on the ice in the bay keep her down. The 10-month-old border collie, belonging to Gillian and John Crawford at Lismore Sheep Farm in...
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