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The way we produce, consume and discard food is no longer sustainable. That much is clear from the newly released UN climate change report which warns that we must rethink how we produce our food —...
The Margaree Environmental Association is calling for Premier Stephen McNeil to cancel Nova Scotia’s Inverness Airport application to the Federal government’s Rural Infrastructure Fund for $18,000,000 and to withdraw Nova Scotia’s offer of $8,500,000 for this unsolicited project.
In response to Mr. Clarence Landry’s comments on the horrendous condition of the Fleur-de-Lis Trail between St. Peter’s and Fourchu, I concur. It is a dangerous highway at any time of year, but especially so in winter....
When we talk about our aging population, discussion often turns to health. The need for home care and long-term care. What government is or should be doing and whether it is enough. Our government has been...
People arriving to the west coast of Cape Breton Island have always been struck by its beauty. The rugged cliffs, deep valleys, and unparalleled views of the Northumberland Strait are enchanting. The pure water of MacLellan’s Brook drew the original...
Tourists and traveling motorists are in for a sickening nightmare ride when entering the Fleur-de-lis Trail highway beginning at the St. Peter’s highway garage and motoring as far as Fourchu. On June 25th, my wife and...
Nova Scotians are fair people. We don’t mind don’t mind paying our fair share. But when we pay our taxes we have certain expectations, which is also fair. After paying your taxes, do...
Forestry has been part of the foundation of our economy for many decades and has experienced significant changes over time. It is time for this industry to change once again. A cultural shift is...
The Cabot Links golf course in Inverness is truly a success story and one we are proud to share with Canada and the world. It is easy to see many elected officials are supportive of continued investment...
For the past week, I have felt personally violated by our Liberal government, when news leaked that the federal government is intent on investing $18 million of taxpayers’ money in a new airport in Inverness to accommodate and patronize Cabot Links.
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