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  1. Jiu jitsu tournament draws many competitorsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The News

    Adam Smith, a local practitioner of jiu jitsu vies for the dominant position in a match on Sunday. Smith, who was looking to get a takedown at that moment in the match, was one of many local participants in the Nova Scotia Open Jiu Jitsu Championship, at New Glasgow Academy.

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  2. Volunteers needed to build The Great TrailRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The News

    ... Department of Communities, Cultures and Heritage. In Pictou County, the trail's route takes in Pictou, Trenton, New Glasgow, Stellarton and Westville before turning east towards Cape Breton. It includes both land trails and a water segment on the ...

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  3. Police search for man accused of assaulting, abducting woman in N.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | 680News

    Police appealed for the public's help Monday in finding a man accused of assaulting and kidnapping a woman in a New Glasgow, N.S., parking lot. The woman was in her Dodge Durango outside a Giant Tiger store at about 8:45 p.m. Saturday when a man assaulted her and then abducted her in a vehicle with New Brunswick plates, New Glasgow Regional Police said.

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  4. Police in N.S. search for man accused of assaulting, forcing woman into carRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | 24 Hours

    Police in Nova Scotia are appealing to the public for help in finding a man accused of assaulting a woman before forcing her into a vehicle in a New Glasgow parking lot. They say the woman was at the Aberdeen Business Centre at about 8:45 p.m. Saturday when a man assaulted her and then pushed her into a white Dodge Durango with New Brunswick plates.

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  5. Police investigating alleged abduction of woman in New GlasgowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 18 | The News

    n Saturday, Jan. 20 at approximately 8:45 p.m. New Glasgow Regional Police responded to a report of an abduction that took place in the Aberdeen Business Centre near the Giant Tiger store where an unknown man assaulted the victim and forced her into ...

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  6. Police search for suspect after woman abducted and assaultedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBC News

    Police say the woman was in New Glasgow's Aberdeen Business Centre, near the Giant Tiger, at about 8:45 p.m. when a man she didn't know assaulted her and forced her into a 2017 white Dodge Durango with New Brunswick licence plates. He then drove them northbound on East River Road then on to Washington Street, Marsh Street, Vale Road and onto the Sherbrook Road heading to Blue Mountain.

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  7. Pictou County women join worldwide marchRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The News

    ... women in all forms and variety," said Curtis-Thompson. She attended the march as a private citizen, but back in New Glasgow, Curtis-Thompson serves as executive director of the Pictou County Women's Resource and Sexual Assault Centre. In the last ...

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  8. Pictou County offers support network for autismRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 5 | The News

    Colin Wood is happily unpacking his trunk into Autism Pictou County's new resource centre in New Glasgow. A member of the group's executive board, he sees no end of possibilities for the space in terms of programs, activities and support for families.

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  9. Retiring doctor disappointed with palliative care situation in Richmond CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 19 | Cape Breton Post

    ... in place. "All we wanted to do here was adopt the team model - a national award-winning team model out of New Glasgow - which has been funded and operating for years. The obvious question was if it's good enough for New Glasgow it is certainly good ...

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    Friday Jan 19 | Prince George Citizen

    ... profession. For half a century, he has trained boxers in his no-nonsense gym in no-nonsense towns. He started in New Glasgow, Nova Scotia and since 1978 he has been in Prince George, B.C. where he has turned scores of local youngsters into Spruce ...

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  11. Nova Scotia's SIRT probing Halifax, Pictou County fatalitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 19 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... Moments later, the man went into medical distress and he was pronounced dead at the Aberdeen Hospital in New Glasgow. Halifax Regional Police responded to a disturbance call at an Evans Avenue apartment late on the evening of Jan. 12, SIRT said. ...

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  12. COMMENTARY: Pulp mill's dark side gets short shriftRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 19 | The Chronicle Herald

    Last Saturday morning , I picked up the The Chronicle Herald to see a front-page spread announcing the launch of a special report on the Northern Pulp mill in Pictou County, about which I had just written a book, "The Mill -Fifty Years of Pulp and Protest." An editor's note said that journalists from The Chronicle Herald and the SaltWire paper, New Glasgow's The News had spoken with people who run the mill.

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  13. Jiu jitsu tournament on tap this weekend in New GlasgowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 18 | The News

    The two-day tournament will take place at New Glasgow Academy on Saturday and Sunday , with a total of 386 competitors already signed up for the Nova Scotia Open Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Tournament, being run by Derek Kelly Horvath and Hayley MacLeod will both be competing in the Under-125 pound category . said the native of Niagara Falls, Ont., who moved to Pictou County three years ago to work as a corrections officer.

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  14. $7K raised to help construct fence near Westray Miners MemorialRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 18 | GlobalNews

    An online fundraiser that was working to collect funds to build a fence near a poignant memorial in New Glasgow, N.S., has officially surpassed its goal. Martin's brother, Glenn Martin, was one of 26 miners that died during the Westray mine explosion on May 9, 1992, two days before his 36th birthday.

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  15. Winter's arrived - " looking forward to springRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 15 | The News

    ... those of you just starting to read my column I'll fill you in a bit. I grew up in Glace Bay, N.S. I now live in New Glasgow. When I was 46 I got breast cancer. You're thinking now, well how old are you now? Ha, 60 I like the number and that I'm ...

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  16. No decision on Viola's Place funding until next meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 17 | The News

    ... to businesses in Stellarton that depict its heritage. - Sam Macdonald s Place, a homeless shelter to be based in New Glasgow, is seeking financial support from municipalities in Pictou County. s discussion on the matter, Mayor Danny MacGillivray ...

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  17. Exhibit commemorating Halifax Explosion on display at Museum of Industry in StellartonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 17 | The News

    ... of the explosion," said McNabb. "In fact the first train that got into Halifax with people to help came from New Glasgow." In addition to the support sent to Halifax, a hospital was temporarily set up in a school on the west side of New Glasgow. The ...

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  18. Kathy Golemiec: Still dizzy, still coldRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 10 | Cape Breton Post

    ... to know how much you care, thank you. If you want to write to me it's Kathy Golemiec C/O The News PO Box 159 New Glasgow B2H 5E2. I am still having hair falling out from the back of my head where I had radiation. I am getting a full body scan on ...

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  19. A new horizon for young jobseekers in New GlasgowRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 16 | The News

    Pictou County jobseekers can seek out help from job market veterans in a special free training session on Jan. 22 in New Glasgow. Retired folks will offer advice to 25 young jobseekers led by instructor Rick Tully, himself retired from Halifax Regional School Board, under the Mentoring Plus initiative.

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  20. Swinging by for the best chili in townRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 16 | The News

    Less than two hours later, his colleague and fire chief Doug Dort claimed the win for New Glasgow's firefighters in the 2018 Sobeys Chilli Competition at the farmers market Saturday. "It's got the best consistency, got the best flavour, it's got the secret spices inside," MacLean called out to passers-by, urging them to eat and vote for his team.

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