Saturday, May 30, 2020

Among the best

  A 17-year-old has been named a finalist for the Loran Award. Maria Duynisveld, a Grade 12 student at Pugwash District High School, was sponsored for the award by her school in October. Through an extensive...

Arrests made following break and enters into cottages in Colchester, Hants counties

WINDSOR - Those with cottages in Colchester and Hants counties might want to check their properties. The Windsor District RCMP has arrested two individuals, including a 17-year-old girl, in...

Earltown farmers, business owners join together to launch inaugural market season

EARLTOWN - Local farmers’ markets are kicking off their season, and that includes the brand new one in Earltown. Shannon Dalberg and Pamela Craig are two of the members...

Local fisherman adamant effluent pipe into strait won’t go ahead

The president of the Northumberland Fishermen’s Association is “very concerned” about a proposed effluent pipe from Northern Pulp in Pictou County out into the Northumberland Strait. “We are adamant it’s not going to happen,” said...

Tatamagouche health care workers to receive pizza, pie parties

TATAMAGOUCHE – Hospital workers, paramedics, and staff at the local nursing home will be treated to pizza parties this week. And along with pizza… wild blueberry pie.

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...

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...

An endless love

Bailey Dowding kept her head down while reading from her paper. When she was done, she went to her grandfather who wrapped his arm around her. The 15-year-old had just spoken to a crowd gathered at...

Gold in the hills?

Could there be gold in the mountains in the Cobequid Highlands? Geologists with the Department of Natural Resources are enthused by what they’ve found over the past few months, and are optimistic for the future. “Mining...

Pugwash teenager offering delivery services to residents on his moped

PUGWASH – Cole Mundle wants to help his fellow residents during the coronavirus pandemic. That’s why the 14-year-old from Pugwash is offering to deliver goods such as food and prescriptions to...


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