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Pugwash Newswire

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  1. Former publisher of Oxford Journal passesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Amherst Daily News

    ... Saturday in Oxford Baptist Church, Rideau Street. Donations may be made in Paul's memory to the Brickyard Marina, Pugwash. The former owner and publisher of the Oxford Journal, Paul Marchant, passed away following a brief illness.Visitation is ...

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  2. Eastern Passages: 10 Days 10 FestivalsRead the original story

    Jun 30, 2015 | The Guardian

    ... well worth doing - it will also be fun, so I'm only complaining... The day before the Gathering of the Clans in Pugwash, N.S., there's scarcely a sign of even a kilt. There are bilingual road signs, Gaelic and English, and there's a small set of ...

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  3. Sympathy to family of Dave DewarRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Amherst Daily News

    ... and all village activities. Much sympathy goes out to his mother, Norma Dewar, ECL, his sister Helen (Brian) Gordon, Pugwash, his brother Paul (Mary), Wallace Bay, and all other family members. Belated condolences to Lauren (Wendell) Williams, ...

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  4. Road salt supply secure this winter but future uncertainRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | CBC News

    ... mine will have a dramatic effect on salt prices. The only other salt supply in the region is the Canada Salt mine in Pugwash, N.S. "If you're dealing with somebody in Pugwash, for example, you can see two or three times the cost for delivery alone." ...

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  5. Pugwash concerned with future of hospital projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | Amherst Daily News

    A community committee is inviting the head of Nova Scotia's health authority and Health Minister Leo Glavine to Pugwash to talk about the stalled hospital project there. Health Minister Leo Glavine is being invited to a pubic meeting in Pugwash about the planned health-care centre to replace North Cumberland Memorial Hospital.

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  6. Pugwash residents remain concerned about future of hospital projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | Amherst Daily News

    A community committee is inviting the head of Nova Scotia's health authority and Health Minister Leo Glavine to Pugwash to talk about the stalled hospital project there. Health Minister Leo Glavine is being invited to a pubic meeting in Pugwash about the planned health-care centre to replace North Cumberland Memorial Hospital.

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  7. 236 complaints lodged against Nova Scotia doctors last yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | CBC News

    ... pending a final disposition of the complaint." One such case involved Oluwarotimi Fashoranti, a family physician in Pugwash. He was found guilty of professional misconduct in 2013 for conducting an inappropriate examination of a woman in the ...

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  8. When will Pugwash get action on hospital?Read the original story

    Wednesday Jan 20 | Amherst Daily News

    If you were to listen to the spokesperson for the Nova Scotia Health Authority it would appear as though wait for a new health care facility just got a little, or a lot, longer. Everton McLean told Global News last week that the health authority is delaying the construction of the new health care facility in Pugwash along with numerous other projects.

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  9. Typical Maritime weather weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | Amherst Daily News

    ... Truro to help celebrate Ronalda's birthday on Sunday. Cribbage was held at the Royal Canadian Legion, Peace Br. #60, Pugwash, on Saturday, with eleven and a half tables in play. Claude Casey spent a few days with Norma and Roger Mundle while the ...

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  10. Temporary Closure at North Cumberland CEC Emergency DepartmentRead the original story

    Friday Jan 15 | Amherst Daily News

    The Nova Scotia Health Authority advises the public that the emergency department at the North Cumberland Collaborative Emergency Centre in Pugwash will be closed Monday from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. The overnight coverage, 8:00 p.m. to 8:00 a.m., provided by the paramedic/registered nurse/oversight physician team will be available as usual. General health concerns can also be directed to HealthLink 811 where advice and information are available around the clock.

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  11. Al Bruce: Ode to Scottish genes and Gathering of the ClansRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 15 | Genesee Country Express

    ... is the Burns Night Supper, held this year at 6 p.m. Friday Jan. 23, at the Northumberland Community Curling Club, Pugwash, Nova Scotia. Cost is $30 (Canadian) with all proceeds to Gathering of the Clans. (Speaking fluent Canadian provides an ...

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  12. Things returning to normal after ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 13 | Amherst Daily News

    ... in the QE11, Halifax, on January 4. While I don't remember him, I read where he once served the Anglican Parish in Pugwash. Sympathy to his wife and friends. Sympathy also to the family of Bill Oderkirk, Oxford, who passed away on Jan. 5. Bill was a ...

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  13. Pugwash trees are an undervalued assetRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 12 | Amherst Daily News

    There are 40 species of trees native to Nova Scotia. Pugwash has 35, a significant fact that should be capitalized on says a professor for the School for Resource and Environmental Studies at Dalhousie University.

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  14. Support for Amherst refugee project growsRead the original story

    Jan 7, 2016 | Amherst Daily News

    ... the next steps and potential arrival dates. Similar refugee projects are underway in Advocate Harbour, Parrsboro and Pugwash (in conjunction with Malagash) as well as in Sackville, N.B. "There is more to be done with regards to fundraising and the ...

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  15. Difficult choices to continue in Cumberland NorthRead the original story

    Jan 4, 2016 | Amherst Daily News

    ... still hard to resist the lure of big box stores in Moncton. On the capital side, Farrell said he was pleased to see Pugwash's water project announced, while work on the LaPlanche River aboiteau was recently completed. He's also hopeful the new year ...

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  16. Fulfilling her dying husband's final wishRead the original story

    Dec 30, 2015 | Telegram

    ... County properties were also announced for protection including a 12-hectare Docherty's Brook Nature Reserve near Pugwash, the 112-hectare Diligent River Nature Reserve, the 270-hecare Angevine Lake Nature Reserve, 781-hectare Polly Brook Wilderness ...

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  17. Global warming deniers are unusually silentRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2015 | Amherst Daily News

    ... just a few weeks ago my bee-keeping friend Jerry Draheim and I heard syndicated journalist Gwyn Dyer speak at the Pugwash High School on the topic of global warming and the upcoming Paris conference. It was an hour-long virtuoso performance without ...

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  18. Nature Conservancy of Canada brings back moose fundraising projectRead the original story

    Dec 17, 2015 | Amherst Daily News

    ... and protect," Andrew Holland of the Nature Conservancy of Canada said. "There are also two properties in the Pugwash area that we want to protect. They're not on the estuary but they're very close and are home to rare cedar and black ash trees." ...

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  19. Christmas concert at Wesley-St. Matthew's Church on SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2015 | Amherst Daily News

    My week started off with a nice surprise. I won the Mountain Bike that was drawn for at the Pugwash Co-Op.

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  20. ARHS Vikings hosting Christmas Classic tournamentRead the original story

    Dec 16, 2015 | Amherst Daily News

    ... Three Oaks from Summerside, Central Kings High and Charlottetown Rural make up Pool A with the host Vikings, Pugwash and Sussex in Pool B. On opening day, the Vikings host Pugwash at 9:45 a.m. with Three Oaks playing Central Kings at 11:30 a.m. and ...

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