Friday, November 15, 2019

A climate crisis presentation

TATAMAGOUCHE - Al Gore-trained Susan Stephen will be in Tatamagouche next week to present on the Climate Crisis: Issues and Solutions. Stephen’s presentation will begin at 7 p.m. on...
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Debate on fracking

PUGWASH - A debate in Pugwash will give the different sides to fracking. The Six Rivers Chamber of Commerce and Friends of Cumberland County are teaming up to host the debate, which begins at 7...
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Murder mystery, Barra MacNeils upcoming fundraisers for rec centre

Editor's note: information on the location of the Barra MacNeils concert, as well as email address for more information, was incorrect in the August edition of The Light. The story has been...

UPDATED: Police arrest Pugwash man wanted on numerous charges

Police have arrested a Pugwash man who had a province-wide arrest warrant issued. Bradley James Barton, 34, of Pugwash, was arrested March 19 without incident in Amherst. He has been charged with: Theft of a...

Man charged in Tatamagouche homicide has court matter adjourned

The Bayhead man charged with first-degree murder of a 58-year-old woman made his first court appearance Thursday through a lawyer. Ernie "Junior" Ross Duggan, 49, is also facing a charge of attempted murder. Lawyer Pat Atherton...

On the move

It was an extensive search, but in the end the exact stone used to build the Halifax Armouries was found. Rosanne Howes, project manager and architect, specialized in heritage conservation, for the Department of National...

Taking PM to task

Hannah Martin had an opportunity many won’t have in their lifetime – to talk about environmental issues in Ottawa and pose a question to the prime minister directly. Martin, originally from...

North Shore residents participate in sacred water ceremony for 14 kilometres

WARWICK MOUNTAIN - Water is sacred and essential to survive, so a large group of people came together to offer it protection. It was a bright, sunny day on Sept....

Pugwash teen takes taekwondo titles

Jessica Liebmann added two more taekwondo titles to her name in November, bringing her first place finishes on the national level to six. “Taekwondo… it’s a family,” said Liebmann, a 17-year-old Grade 11 student attending...

Snowbirds set for mid-week show in Colchester County

DEBERT - The air above Debert is going to be abuzz next month as the Snowbirds take to the sky. Colin Stephenson, the executive director of Air Show Atlantic,...