Friday, November 15, 2019

Tatamagouche ER closures, July 27-28

TATAMAGOUCHE - The collaborative emergency centre at the Lillian Fraser Memorial Hospital will be closed for a few hours this week. The closures, due to lack of physician coverage,...

Pugwash ER closures, July 22-28

PUGWASH - The collaborative emergency centre at the North Cumberland Memorial Hospital in Pugwash will be closed a number of times this week due to lack of physician coverage.

Pugwash Artist Collective uses show to send environmental message

TATAMAGOUCHE - Walking through the Fraser Cultural Centre, the red ‘danger’ tape still adorns some of the walls. But at the opening of the Pugwash Artist Collective’s show at The Fraser,...

A message to his TRA class

TATAMAGOUCHE - It’s been a long time coming, but the first class has finally graduated from Tatamagouche Regional Academy (TRA). The P-12 school opened this past September, a year later than...

Emergency department closures, July 14-20

TATAMAGOUCHE - Lack of physician coverage is once again closing the emergency departments in Pugwash and Tatamagouche between July 14 and 20. At the North Cumberland Collaborative Emergency Centre...

Man loses life at Drysdale Falls

TATAMAGOUCHE - A man lost his life while swimming with family at Drysdale Falls on July 9. Colchester RCMP received a call just after 4:30 p.m. of a...

From birds to words

RIVER JOHN - With the continuous baa of a lamb in the background, about 100 people were treated to author readings and musical performances as part of WordPlay. WordPlay kicked off...

Armoury to celebrate 100th anniversary of POW camp

AMHERST - It's been 100 years since more than 800 prisoners of war were interned in the Amherst Prisoner of War Camp. Most were German sailors, but there...

Duggan pleads guilty to second-degree murder

TRURO - A Bayhead man has pleaded guilty to second-degree murder in the death of a woman in 2017. Ernie Ross "Junior" Duggan, 51, will return to Nova Scotia...

Hidden treasures

TATAMAGOUCHE - If you find a colourful, painted rock throughout the village this summer, you’re in luck. It’s most likely one of the many rocks students in Sandra Lockerby’s Grade...