Thursday, June 29, 2017


PORT HAWKESBURY: A long-desired transfer of land from the provincial government to town ownership and a federal-provincial contribution to a major overhaul of water and sewer systems along two town streets were among a series of announcements made Friday...
STRAIT AREA: The average age in the Strait area is above national and provincial averages. Recently released results from Statistics Canada relating to the 2016 Census show the average age of Canadians is 41 and the average age of Nova...
PORT HAWKESBURY: A local woodlands conference was so popular, organizers had to turn people away. Last week, the Port Hawkesbury Civic Centre was the site for the “2017 Eastern Hardwood Conference: Exploring Hardwood Potential and Innovation,” hosted by the Nova...
ARICHAT: An injection of more money into the Municipal District Activity Funds allocated to each municipal councillor in Richmond County did not receive unanimous approval when it recently came to the council table. District 1 councillor James Goyetche was the...
ANTIGONISH: The hospital foundation is hoping for a financial contribution from the county. During the November 15 meeting of council for the Municipality of the County of Antigonish, representatives of the St. Martha’s Regional Hospital Foundation made a presentation to...
D'ESCOUSSE: At 1:09 a.m. Sunday morning, two men entered a home on Highway 320 in the northside of Isle Madame. The owner of the residence, his fiancee, adult son, and adult daughter were present in the home when he was...
HALIFAX: The Town of Mulgrave has applied to the Nova Scotia Utility and Review Board (UARB) under section 395 of the Municipal Government Act to dissolve town status and become a part of the Municipality of the District of...
ANTIGONISH: A provincial party leader wants to see Nova Scotians make a progressive decision in the next election. Nova Scotia NDP leader Gary Burrill was in Antigonish on October 27, after receiving an invite from the StFX Young New Democrats....
UPPER BIG TRACADIE: The federal government has agreed to financially assist the Desmond family following last week’s triple murder suicide in Guysborough County, which is also the subject of a provincial investigation. On January 3, Antigonish RCMP confirmed four people...
OTTAWA: A Strait area Member of Parliament says change is needed to improve Employment Insurance (EI) service. On February 1, Cape Breton-Canso MP Roger Cuzner helped table a report looking at the quality of service for EI. He said a...
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