Friday, January 18, 2019

On the move

An increased customer demand is seeing local chocolatiers make another move. Michael Foote, who owns and operates Appleton Chocolates with his wife, Heather, said the business will remain open inside the Tipperary Café on Main...

Tatamagouche emergency department closed Thursday

The emergency department at the Lillian Fraser Memorial Hospital's Collaborative Emergency Centre will be closed until Thursday evening. The closure runs until 8 p.m. due to lack of physician coverage. The paramedic, registered nurse and...

Jumping onto the page

New books featuring the North Shore are gaining traction this summer. The North Shore Community Development Association has created the books – ‘Hidden Gems’ and ‘It’s A Shore Thing!’ colouring book. Linda Byers, with the association,...

Fly like an eagle

A bald eagle from Wallace Bay will soon be gracing the cover of a national magazine. Ian Murray has been photographing in a serious way for about eight or nine years now, since moving to...

Pugwash ER closures, Aug. 3-10

Due to lack of physician coverage, the North Cumberland Collaborative Emergency Centre in Pugwash will see closures daily for the next week. The ER will be closed from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Aug. 3,...

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...

Woman airlifted to hospital following crash

  A woman was airlifted to hospital after sustaining life-threatening injuries in a single-vehicle crash on Saturday. The collision occurred at 12:10 p.m. on Highway 6 between Clarkes Road and Wallace Grant Road in Bayhead. Traffic was...

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....

Department of Labour investigating workplace death at Balfron farm

The Department of Labour and Advanced Education has confirmed its investigating a workplace death at Ebbett's Meadow Brook Farm. Chrissy Matheson, the spokesperson for the provincial department, said the fatality occurred July 26. "Our thoughts are...
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Highway collision claims life of Colchester County woman

ENFIELD - A 34-year-old Colchester County woman died in head on collision on Highway 102 in Enfield on Jan. 2. Just after 3 p.m., RCMP, Emergency Health Services, and Halifax Regional Fire responded to a...
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