Thursday, July 16, 2020

Pugwash ER closures, Aug. 3-10

Due to lack of physician coverage, the North Cumberland Collaborative Emergency Centre in Pugwash will see closures daily for the next week. The ER will be closed from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Aug. 3,...

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...

An evening of readings and music

Five writers from Nova Scotia will gather in River John later this month for an evening of readings and music. The event will begin at 7:30 p.m. July 28 at the Anglican Church Hall, 1919...

Earltown Heritage Sunday: In the shadow of the church

The eighth in a series of annual presentations in Earltown is coming up at the end of the month. Glen Matheson, local historian, will give the presentation on the social history of Earltown on July...

Changes coming to Tatamagouche emergency department

The hours of operation at the Lillian Fraser Memorial Hospital Collaborative Emergency Centre are changing for two months. Beginning Aug. 1, the emergency centre will be open from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through...

Appreciation for home

Peter and Debra Martyn have a newfound appreciation for the Village of Tatamagouche. The couple spent six months โ€“ from January to July โ€“ volunteering in Yangon, Myanmar, with Cuso International โ€“ an organization working...

School’s out, forever

The final graduate crossed the stage, diploma in hand, tassle to the other side. It was a milestone for North Colchester High School, as the Class of 2018 was the final graduating class of the...

The Light places third for arts coverage in national competition

The Light has placed third for its arts coverage in the 2018 Canadian Community Newspaper Awards (CCNAs). News Media Canada announced its winners for the 2018 awards recently, and The Light placed third in the...
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UPDATED: Beach in Port Howe re-open to swimmers

A popular beach for swimming has re-opened to the public. Heather Beach, located in Port Howe just outside Pugwash, was closed due to high bacteria levels in the water, however test results are showing the...

Colchester County woman dies following collision in Bayhead

A 28-year-old woman from Colchester County succumbed to injuries Monday morning sustained in a motor vehicle collision the night before. Shortly after 8:35 p.m. on July 15, Colchester District RCMP and other emergency personnel responded...



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