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  1. Athletes lift Ribfest a cut aboveRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The London Free Press

    Caitlin Carroll, of Truro Nova Scotia, competes in the Stihl Timbersports 2016 Canadian Championships on Thursday, part of this year's Rifest at Victoria Park in London. For the first time, the Stihl Timbersports Canadian Championships are being hosted in London, in what organizers said is their biggest year yet with 32 athletes competing in a combination of six events.

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  2. UPDATED: School review process begins for Pictou schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The News

    ... , by fax to 902-897-8989 or by mail to the Chignecto-Central Regional School Board, 60 Lorne St., Truro, N.S., B2N 3K3. The application deadline is Aug. 10, 2016. The Long Range Outlook provides information that permits school boards or communities ...

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  3. Shubenacadie residents dismayed by high-risk floodplain designationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | CBC News

    ... "And that involved the perfect storm conditions. It's not something that floods regularly, like the town of Truro. Even Elmsdale floods more than Shubenacadie does." The group wants to work with the municipality to go forward, Julian said. She said ...

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  4. Crime Diary - In defence of (crime) statisticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

    ... except for the far north. A city east of the Manitoba-Ontario border does not appear on the list until number 51 (Truro, Nova Scotia). So, to wrap up, Yorkton has the third worst crime severity index in the worst province in the second worst region ...

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  5. School review process begins for Pictou schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The News

    ... [email protected] , by fax to 902-897-8989 or by mail to the Chignecto-Central Regional School Board, 60 Lorne Street, Truro, Nova Scotia, B2N 3K3. The application deadline is Aug. 10, 2016.

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  6. Cops work the gardening beet, find likely root of missing produceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 27 | CBC News

    When Olga McCabe-Cain arrived at her King Street community garden plot in Truro on Wednesday night, around twenty of her beet plants were missing. A senior in Truro, N.S., is thanking police after an officer recovered a bag of beets from an intoxicated cyclist which may have been stolen from her community garden plot.

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  7. Meet Canada's biggest stud: His libido is questionable, his sperm - pure-goldRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 27 | National Post

    ... star in Ontario. The son was born in 2005 and purchased at a yearling auction in Lexington, Kt., by six partners from Truro, N.S. The most sought after horses were selling for six figures. Beach sold for $40,000 on day three of the auction or, in ...

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  8. 2016 Pleasant Valley MX | Race Report - Presented by Factory EffexRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | Transworld

    Pleasant Valley Motocross, in Truro, Nova Scotia, will play host to Round 7 of the Rockstar Energy Drink Motocross Nationals presented by Motovan this weekend in the first of two stops in the Maritimes. The last time Pleasant Valley hosted a National Event was back in 2002 when Canadian Motocross Legend Jean Sebastien Roy took the win.

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  9. Truro, Sydney win streaks endRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | The Chronicle Herald

    A busy week in the Nova Scotia Senior Baseball league saw two teams achieve four-game win streaks, only to lose their next match. The games started last Tuesday when the Truro Bearcats beat the Halifax Pelham Canadians 5-4 for thier fourth-straight win.

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  10. Truro festival to bring local musical talent to the stageRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | The Chronicle Herald

    Other artists arriving are Garrett Mason, Christine Campbell, Certi, Chaos Theory, In-Flight Safety, Like A Motorcycle, Party Boots, Quake Matthews and Thom Swift. Classified, an Enfield, N.S. Native, has made a name for himself, with numerous Juno and MuchMusic Video Award wins and nominations in the last decade.

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  11. Looking back on a career: N.S. veterinarian wins national awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... were agreeable, but Prowse says he missed the hands-on work with animals. "I'm a practitioner at heart. I knew that if Truro was going to remain our home, I needed to open a practice," says Prowse. Prowse opened the Central Nova Animal Hospital in ...

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  12. Ys Lotus treats fans to impressive performanceRead the original story

    Friday Jul 22 | Journal-Pioneer

    ... female fastpitch championship that starts in Summerside on Aug. 3. The Reds went 5-0 (won-lost) in a tournament in Truro, N.S., last weekend, and have placed high expectations on themselves going into the nationals. It sounds like the Reds are ...

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  13. EDITORIAL: We still have a way to goRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... They did so not out of shame, but out of a genuine fear for their livelihoods and their safety. This year the Town of Truro held its first ever pride parade, which drew thousands of spectators. It was a big step for a town that in 2007 refused to ...

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  14. Recent Updates from the Adirondack Thunder Hockey TeamRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | GlensFallsRegion.com

    ... points (3-5-8) with a +12 rating. This rating placed him second among all of the Thunder's defensemen. 3. Dana Fraser (Truro, NS), 26, played in 57 regular season games for the Adirondack Thunder as a forward. He scored two goals during the ...

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  15. Colchester County: things to know to start your dayRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 21 | Truro Daily News

    ... players and newbie's welcome. No charge for members. $5 for non members. Colchester Historeum, 29 Young St, Truro. Ph: 895-6284. Grandparents Meeting - Grandparents' Rights for Nova Scotia Assoc. Meeting, 2 to 4 p.m., Sobey's Community Room, Robie ...

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  16. Midget AAA Bearcats chasing league title this weekendRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Truro Daily News

    The Alton Gas Truro Midget AAA Bearcats are preparing for the Baseball Nova Scotia Bluenose league championship tournament this weekend. The Bearcats, 7-8 in league play, open on Friday against the host Hammonds Plains A's at 7 p.m. at Weir Field in Sackville.

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  17. Bearcats stage another comeback against HalifaxRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Truro Daily News

    Tuesday night at Mainland Common field, the Bearcats spotted Halifax Canadians a four-run lead in the fifth, then worked their way back to take a 5-4 extra-inning win in Nova Scotia Senior Baseball League action. Truro scored a pair in each of the sixth and ninth innings to tie it up, then pushed one across in the top of the 10th to seal the deal.

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  18. Ernie ProwseRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 17 | Truro Daily News

    ... I was having too many health problems." He relocated to Halifax, where he worked at a small animal practice, then to Truro to work with Agriculture Canada. "That involved a lot of paperwork," he said. "I knew I wanted to be in Truro and I wanted to ...

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  19. Perfect weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Journal-Pioneer

    ... ). The Under-21 Scotiabank Reds from P.E.I. won the Open Division of the Lloyd Poirier Memorial softball tournament in Truro, N.S., on Sunday.

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  20. Bearcats stage comeback to down Sooners 7-6Read the original story

    Monday Jul 18 | Truro Daily News

    Truro Bearcats overcame a 6-1 deficit Sunday to hand the league-leading Sydney Sooners a 7-6 defeat at the TAAC Grounds in Nova Scotia Senior Baseball League play. It was a big weekend for the Bearcats as they inch their way up the standings.

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