Wednesday, June 23, 2021

Colchester County man dies after ingesting white powder substance; two in life-threatening condition

EARLTOWN - A 24-year-old man from Colchester County was found deceased in Earltown after police say he ingested a white powder substance. Another two men are in life-threatening condition...

Police investigating suspicious death in Bayhead

The death of a woman in Bayhead is being ruled suspicious by police. Late Sunday night, shortly before midnight Sept. 18, Colchester District RCMP responded to a 911 call from a Clarks Road residence. Upon arrival...

Charges pending following Pugwash disturbance complaint

PUGWASH - Charges are pending against an Amherst woman following a disturbance complaint in Pugwash. Cpl. Jennifer Clarke, public information officer with the Nova Scotia RCMP, say officers...

Man charged with first-degree murder in Bayhead death

A 49-year-old man has been charged with first-degree murder in the death of a 58-year-old Bayhead woman earlier this week. The accused is also facing a charge of attempted murder. It is the publication's company...

Fire departments throughout province benefitting from weekly 50/50 draws

AMHERST – What started as a way for one fire department raising funds to support local causes has since turned into one of the largest online 50/50 draws across Canada.

Tatamagouche ER closed until further notice

TATAMAGOUCHE - The collaborative emergency centre at the Lillian Fraser Memorial Hospital in Tatamagouche is closed until further notice. The Nova Scotia Health Authority announced the closure on March...

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...

This old house – let’s knock it down

To the Editor; There was a house in Avonport, Nova Scotia. It was old. Very old. Over 200 years they said. The 1760s. Before the American...

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...

Tatamagouche native coming down from high after song tops European chart

SEAL BROOK – Paul Randy Mingo had no idea his song released in Europe recently reached number one on the music charts. The Tatamagouche native who now lives in Seal...




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