Tuesday, June 27, 2017

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...

Get out and vote

The polls are open, so if you haven't already done so, make sure you cast your vote in the provincial election. In Colchester North, it's Liberal incumbent Karen Casey against Rebecca Taylor for the Progressive...

Emergency room in Tatamagouche closed Tuesday

The Lillian Fraser Memorial Hospital Collaborative Emergency Centre's emergency department will be closed until 8 p.m. on Tuesday. The closure is due to lack of physician coverage. Those with medical emergencies will be redirected to...

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...

Colchester RCMP investigating armed robbery

The Colchester RCMP are investigating an armed robbery at a pharmacy in Bible Hill on Saturday. At 5:40 p.m., a man entered the pharmacy and showed an employee a gun tucked into the waistband of...

Pugwash market season kicks off this month

The Pugwash Farmers’ Market is gearing up for another successful season with new vendors, new site plans, new special events and new programming. The first demonstration will be “Mulching Debbie’s Way” with local master gardener,...
Overburdened-kings

Overburdened.

Ever since he was a kid, Josh Lewis dreamed of being a sportswriter. He grew up in Crapaud, a tiny hamlet on the south shore of PEI, between Charlottetown and the Confederation Bridge. Although he decided...

Pugwash ER closed Wednesday

The emergency department at the North Cumberland Collaborative Emergency Centre in Pugwash will be closed for 12 hours on Wednesday. The closure runs from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. May 17 because no physician coverage...
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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...

Man dead following ATV crash in Tatamagouche

A 50-year-old man died Saturday night in an all-terrain vehicle crash. At 8:30 p.m. Saturday, the Colchester District RCMP responded to a report of an unresponsive man on South Tatamagouche Road. Emergency personnel located the...