Tuesday, December 12, 2017


PORT HAWKESBURY: A local man says he is unhappy with aspects of the province’s announced carbon pricing plan. Retired engineer Archie Stewart said the province’s carbon pricing plan will affect all Nova Scotians. “They’re saying it’s going to be revenue neutral,”...
PAQ’TNKEK: Representatives from the Paq’tnkek Mi’kmaw Nation, the Municipality of the County of Antigonish County, the Federation of Canadian Municipalities, and CANDO, a national Aboriginal organization involved in community economic development, were in Paq’tnkek last week to begin work...
PORT HOOD: Inverness Municipal Council is looking to make sure locals are able to get out and about following snowstorms this winter. “Most of Inverness County is rural, and a lot of us are in the same boat,” said John...
ANTIGONISH: Two local communities are partnering up. Last week, Antigonish Municipal Council voted to “enter into a community-to-community relationship with Paq’tnkek Mi’kmaw Nation in the spirit of lasting friendship and collaboration, economic prosperity and building community.” Antigonish County Warden Russell said...
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...
ANTIGONISH: The warden says he hasn’t heard any complaints from businesses along the old Highway 104. The section of the current Trunk 4 between Beech Hill and Taylor’s Road re-opened to through traffic shortly after completion of the second phase...
PORT HOOD: Inverness Municipal Council was recently visited by Neil Livingston who made two requests relating to land owned by Cabot Links. One of the requests was well-appreciated, and the other won’t be acted upon. “The request I’m making...
BADDECK: Roads and bridges in two parts of Inverness County are slated to receive upgrades prior to the end of the current construction season, according to the provincial Department of Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal and the county’s MLA. DTIR officials...
HALIFAX: With at least one surgeon set to retire from active duty at Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital (ICMH) next month and a second slated to depart the area in the months to come, Inverness MLA Allan MacMaster is hoping...
PORT HOOD: The swearing-in of Inverness Municipal Council on November 7 resulted in the third woman being selected to lead a local municipal unit. “There’s a new female mayor in Antigonish, and that’s also true in Port Hawkesbury. Now, the...
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