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Membertou Newswire

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  1. The week in photos for Oct. 6-11Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 6 | Cape Breton Post

    ... while eluding police. The man is facing dangerous driving and impaired driving charges. Bayleigh Marshall, 3, of Membertou, might run the worst grocery store ever but it made for one of "America's Funniest Home Videos." Tom Young, owner of Kitchen ...

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  2. Membertou girl to be featured on - America's Funniest Home Videos'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 11 | Cape Breton Post

    Bayleigh Marshall, 3, of Membertou, might run the worst grocery store ever but it made for one of "America's Funniest Home Videos." - Contributed MEMBERTOU, N.S. - Bayleigh Marshall might run the worst grocery store ever but it made for one of "America's Funniest Home Videos."

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  3. Major Midgets lose two weekend gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 11 | The News

    ... Archibald had goals and Blake Kontuk, Fraser and Jacob Melanson each had a pair of assists. Weeks (1-6) will be in Membertou Thursday to play the Cape Breton West Islanders, who top the Nova Scotia Major Midget Hockey League with a 5-1-1 mark.

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  4. Businesses learning the ropes to selling and shipping products outside Nova ScotiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 11 | The News

    Cory Moore, owner of Nova Soapia, a Cape Breton-owned skin care business in Portage, near Sydney, is looking to economic development agencies to assist in getting his product to markets outside of the province. - Chris Shannon MEMBERTOU, N.S. - As a new business owner, Cory Moore has a lot of questions he needs answered.

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  5. INFOGRAPHIC: Big variance in pay for Nova Scotia's First Nations chiefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 11 | The News

    Chief Terrance Paul of Membertou is presented with the Order of Canada by Julie Payette, Governor General of Canada, in November 2017. Paul is by far the highest paid chief when you factor in income from other jobs, but his base pay is still far below that of some other chiefs of less financially stable First Nations' communities.

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  6. Celtic Colours kicks off in Cape BretonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 5 | Journal-Pioneer

    ... across Cape Breton Island. Rusby and co. perform on Friday, Oct. 12 as part of Fiddle and Folk Friday at the Membertou Trade and Convention Centre at 7:30 p.m. (with Jason MacDonald, Dwayne Cote and Ur: The Future of Our Past) and at The Grand ...

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  7. Making Membertou a Mi'kmaq metropolisRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 4 | Cape Breton Post

    As architect and project manager with Membertou First Nation's corporate division, Gerald Lalonde is helping the Mi'kmaq community turn its dreams into bricks-and-mortar reality. - Cape Breton Post MEMBERTOU, N.S. - Gerald Lalonde has flown fighter jets and repaired an historic 18th-century fortress, but he says helping turn Membertou's dreams into bricks-and-mortar reality is just as rewarding.

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  8. Membertou residential school survivor surprised by gesture from Catholic ChurchRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 3 | Truro Daily News

    ... Rev. Brian Dunn. - Contributed "It was something I personally did not expect," said Sr. Dorothy Moore of Membertou, who attended Treaty Day mass at St. Mary's Basilica in Halifax on Monday. During the mass, Catholic Church officials knelt before ...

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  9. Five people safe after overnight fire in MembertouRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 1 | Cape Breton Post

    An overnight fire Monday in the roof area at 42 Pi'kuin Ave. in Membertou caused extensive damage to this home. Five people escaped the blaze.

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  10. Panthers draw, lose to Fire in female major midget playRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 28 | Cape Breton Post

    The MacIntyre Chevy Panthers played a pair of contests against the Bedford-based Station Six Fire at the Membertou Sport and Wellness Centre in Nova Scotia Female Midget 'AAA' Hockey League play on the weekend. Sunday, the visitors scored three, third period goals to earn a 4-4 draw with the Panthers, while they managed to edge the home team 3-2 in Saturday's game.

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  11. Developer begins assessments at Sydney waterfront siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 26 | Cape Breton Post

    Shown above is a zoomed-in view of a conceptual image of the proposed new Sydney library that could be built on the waterfront as part of a much larger multi-million-dollar development planned by a group of developers, which now includes the Membertou First Nation, and is led by Marty Chernin of Harbour Royale Development Ltd. - Contributed SYDNEY, N.S. - Harbour Royal Development Ltd. announced that Stantec Engineering Ltd. has been contracted to conduct a geotechnical and environmental assessment of the proposed site for the new Cape Breton Regional Library. A combination of boreholes, test pits and monitoring wells will be created to determine soil characteristics.

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  12. Project intended to improve sound quality at Membertou arenaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 21 | Cape Breton Post

    Paul Carroll, above, is general manager of the Membertou Health and Wellness Centre, shown in the this photo. Work is underway on the installation of sound buffering panels at the facility, intended to improve the experience of those attending events there.

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  13. Survivor gives impassioned speech about life in residential schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 30 | Telegram

    ... Blanche Brook Park in Stephenville on Sunday afternoon showed their appreciation for an address by Clark Paul of Membertou First Nation in Nova Scotia with a round of applause. Chief Brendan Mitchell of the Oalipu First Nation was amongst the ...

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  14. Six Indigenous Cape Bretoners to receive Treaty Day AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 30 | Cape Breton Post

    Katy McEwan from Membertou and Stanley Johnson Sr. from Eskasoni won the Grand Chief Donald Marshal Sr. Elder Achievement Award. Kyla Bernard from Eskasoni, Karen Bernard from We'koqmaq and Allystar Gould from Eskasoni are the recipients of the Sister Dorothy Marshall Educational Scholarship Treaty Day is held to commemorate the signing of some treaties between First Nations Canadians.

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  15. Captain Morgan leads Strait Pirates to winRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 28 | Cape Breton Post

    ... On Saturday, Sackville moved on to Sydney, where they edged the Kameron Junior Miners 2-1 in overtime at the Membertou Sport and Wellness Centre. Andre Picot scored the winner with 10 seconds left in the extra frame. Josh Perry scored the Miners ...

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  16. Panthers open Nova Scotia Female Midget AAA Hockey League seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 28 | Cape Breton Post

    The MacIntyre Chevy Panthers opened the 2018-2019 Nova Scotia Female Midget AAA Hockey League over the weekend with a pair of contests against the Bedford-based Station Six Fire at the Membertou Sport and Wellness Centre. On Sunday, the visitors scored three third period goals to earn a 4-4 draw with the Panthers, while they managed to edge the home team 3-2 in Saturday's game.

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  17. Junior Miners, Junior Eagles to host Sackville Blazers this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 27 | Cape Breton Post

    SYDNEY The Kameron Junior Miners and Eskasoni Junior Eagles will be in Nova Scotia Junior Hockey League action this weekend. The Junior Miners will host the Sackville Blazers on Saturday at 7:30 p.m. at the Membertou Sport and Wellness Centre.

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  18. Mayor Tom Rose wants Stephenville included in urban reservesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 28 | Nor'Wester

    ... when plans are made for Qalipu to open up urban reserves," Rose said. He said the closest urban reserve is in Membertou First Nation in Nova Scotia and it has a total of 500 employees working. Rose said members of the previous Stephenville town ...

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  19. Panthers expected to be among female league top teams this seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 23 | Cape Breton Post

    ... the regular season last weekend with a pair of wins, 4-1 and 5-0, over the EDZA West Reds of Fredericton, N.B. The Membertou-based team will continue its regular season this weekend when they host Station 6 Fire, formerly known as Metro Boston ...

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  20. Kensington to host Don Johnson Memorial Cup in AprilRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 23 | Cape Breton Post

    The event will feature the top junior 'B' hockey teams from P.E.I., Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and Newfoundland and Labrador. The Don Johnson Memorial Cup was held at the Membertou Sport and Wellness Centre last April and was won by the host Kameron Junior Miners.

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