Saturday, December 7, 2019

Pugwash ER closures, July 12-21

The emergency department at the North Cumberland Collaborative Emergency Centre in Pugwash will be closed numerous times over the course of the next week or more due to lack of physician coverage. It will be...

Thinkers’ outcome

A report has been released with some recommendations for residents and municipalities to consider when addressing climate change. This past autumn, 24 Thinkers from around the world gathered in Pugwash on the 60th anniversary of...
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A healthier community

If you want to get involved in a healthy community, now is the chance. The North Shore Area Community Health Board is hosting a public event Sept. 27 at 6 p.m. at the North Shore...

Taking things back in time

Things will soon look a little bit different on the top floor of the Margaret Fawcett Norrie Heritage Centre. Maralyn Driver, the treasurer for the Creamery Square Heritage Society, which operates the centre, said a...

A busy season at The Grace

This year has seen a lot of activity at the Grace Jollymore Joyce Arts Centre. Tickets on a $3,000 Travel Voucher were sold and in August the winning ticket was pulled – winners were...

Concerned residents

A new group of citizens has formed to try and counter proposed gold mining in the Cobequid Highlands. John Perkins said Sustainable Northern Nova Scotia, or SuNNS, was created following the news article ‘Gold in...

Willow Lodge to celebrate with community of 50 years

TATAMAGOUCHE - It’s been 50 years since a dozen members in the community put forth $1,000 each to get Willow Lodge up and running. For family members of some of...

The spirit of Christmas lives with the Odd Fellows

Jimmie LeFresne’s and Alan Hayman’s eyes light up with the joy of Christmas when they talk about the efforts of the Independent Order of Odd Fellows (IOOF) to bring Christmas cheer to needy families. This...

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...
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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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