Saturday, December 7, 2019

ER closures in Pugwash, Tata, Nov. 10-16

PUGWASH - More closures have been announced for Pugwash and Tatamagouche emergency departments. In Pugwash, the North Cumberland Memorial Hospital's emergency department will be closed: Nov. 10, 8...

The Local Climate – 13 per cent

Let’s go back to 2013, when our provincial government, in partnership with numerous stakeholders, created the Parks and Protected Areas Plan. It was an inspired document, identifying huge tracts of...
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Pugwash ER closures, Nov. 3-9

PUGWASH - The emergency department in Pugwash will be closed almost every day over the week of Nov. 3 to 9. Due to lack of physician coverage, the North...
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Put mining in its place

To the Editor; For over five decades, I have been working to limit the damage caused by the mining industry in Canada, as a community organizer in Sudbury, Ont., as a...

Schwartz invites all hands to help paint mural on side of train car

TATAMAGOUCHE - Every Saturday over the summer, Mark Schwartz was surrounded by paint. He was tasked with creating a mural on the side of one of the cars at the Train...
KIOTI Tractor Tour Challenge

Contest closed – Enter to win: Two weekend passes for the KIOTI Tractor Challenge...

Enter to win pair of weekend passes (seven draws) to the KIOTI Tractor Tour Challenge at the Pictou County Wellness Centre, November 5-10 in New Glasgow, NS. Weekend passes...

North Shore ER closures, Oct. 28-Nov. 2

PUGWASH - The emergency departments at the collaborative emergency centres in Pugwash and Tatamagouche are continuing to see closures due to lack of physician coverage. North Cumberland Memorial Hospital's emergency...

Work underway on River John waterfront development

RIVER JOHN - Two years after new docks were installed near Bissell Park in River John, construction has started on the east side of the river. Patrick Mulholland, president...

Brule woman receives Meritorious Service designation from Governor General

BRULE - It’s been a month, but Virginia Edmonds is still floating on Cloud 9. Edmonds, who lives in Brule, travelled to Ottawa last month to receive a Meritorious Service Cross...

Central Nova seeing red — again

PICTOU - A historic riding result has favoured the Liberals and returned Sean Fraser as Central Nova MP. Fraser took most of the votes cast in the riding as...


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