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Paul Sobey feels the Northern Pulp Mill has a duty to figure out and fix what is causing the mill's emissions to smell and release particulate matter into the air.
The birds that spend their entire day flying flit around the school and then finally swoop into the chimney, sometimes hundreds within the span of just a few minutes.
Current mayor Joe Gennoe never served on council at the same time as Porter, but knew him most of his life as his parents were friends with the Porters.
Chief Roger William, right, of the Xeni Gwet'in First Nation, is flanked by chiefs and other officials as he pauses while speaking during a news conference in Vancouver, B.C., after the Supreme Court of Canada ruled in favour of the Tsilhqot'in First Nation, granting it land title to 438,000-hectares of land on Thursday June 26, 2014.
The case of a Pictou County teacher charged with sexual offenses has been postponed.
New Glasgow's Ryan MacDonald nears the finish line at the Melmerby Triathlon. MacDonald won the Olympic event with a time of 2:09:27.
Myth, legend or reality, strange sea beast sightings and stories have been reported around the Nova Scotia's waters since humans have paddled or sailed in and about our coastline.
People who depended on Twitter the most to follow the first-degree murder trial of Christopher Falconer say they aren't confident they could have reached a guilty verdict.
Most will agree that Pictou County is a beautiful little corner of Canada. But how do you convince people to make it their home? That's a dilemma that's often been posed as we, like other places in Nova Scotia, witness a slowly ebbing population and less than robust commercial growth.
Scott MacIntosh, 15, of Stellarton plays a solo at Tartan Field on Saturday. MacIntosh, an air cadet, was awarded the Sandy MacLean Memorial Trophy, given annually to a Pictou County piper exemplifying the pride, spirit and dedication of the Highland piping tradition.
The Glasgow Square Parking lot will be closed all day on Friday beginning at 6 a.m. for site set up and preparations for the Race on the River Pictou County Dragon Boat Festival, the Town of New Glasgow has said.
There is a downside to the hot, sunny weather we've been seeing lately in Nova Scotia - and we're not talking about sunburns- t "Because we've had such a nice stretch of beautiful, nice, warm, sunny weather - when the weather is warm, and we don't get any rain, and the wind is nice and pleasant, and we have low humidity - it dries up the indexes," ... (more)
Philip MacKenzie sits with signed photos of Frank and Peter Mahovlich, a dozen bicycle helmets and over $1,000, all of which will be going to the Atlantic Burn Camp in Cape Breton.
Updated: Tue Jul 29, 2014 04:55 pm
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