PORT HAWKESBURY: The effort to combine justice with wellness made for a gripping discussion early last week, as the tale of bringing Wellness Courts to the local area was fleshed out by a person who knows the legal system...
MULGRAVE: Following the death of her grandfather, 11-year-old Victoria Cook knew she had to pay respects to a man that she says deserved to be remembered for his long battle with cancer. “I loved my Pop...
INVERNESS: What is happening to the forests in Nova Scotia? That was the question posed at the panel discussion taking place on April 2 at the Inverness Fire Hall. The event was hosted by the Inverness County Chapter of the...
STRAIT AREA: Nova Scotia Power (NSP) is installing new towers across the Strait of Canso for a new transmission line. “There is an existing line that is there and it will remain there,” said Tiffany Chase, a communications advisor with...
LOUISDALE: The second of two forums on emergency preparedness in Richmond County was held last week with many community stakeholders in attendance. Hosted by the Dr. Kingston Memorial Community Health Centre, the event was the second of...
PORT HAWKESBURY: The now almost completed active transportation (AT) trail, recently received a provincial boost in the tune of $100,000 through the province’s Connect2 stream of the Low Carbon Communities program. Minister of Energy and Mines Derek...
ANTIGONISH: After receiving a generous donation from a customer on March 30, staff at the Atlantic Superstore decided to “pay it forward” by purchasing groceries for four local seniors. Patti Hilton, manager of the Antigonish supermarket, says a...
GUYSBOROUGH: The municipality is hoping the federal and provincial governments will help fund a proposed multi-purpose facility. Municipality of the District of Guysborough (MODG) councillor Blair George says “the time is now” when it comes to the proposed Chedabucto Lifestyle...
By: Raissa Tetanish DEBERT: “You’re my angel.” That’s a sentence Crystal Blair has heard on more than one occasion over the last couple of weeks while offering free meals to truckers amid...
STRAIT AREA: Although some do not agree, federal and provincial officials have deemed the fishery an essential service and they want it to continue. Lobster fishermen around the Strait area are debating whether to return to the...




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