Sunday, February 28, 2021
HALIFAX: According to information released by the province, the Strait area has among the lowest COVID-19 rates in Nova Scotia. During a briefing on April 14, chief medical officer of health, Dr. Robert Strang released statistics...
MONTREAL, QC: An Isle Madame native who has cultivated an innovative medical practice in Lunenburg over the past 12 years is “humbled” to receive an award from the College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC). Dr. David Martell was named...
OTTAWA: Canada’s minister of fisheries and oceans said she is continuing to monitor the state of the country’s fishing industry amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Last week, fisheries minister Bernadette Jordan issued a statement, stating that despite allowing...
MULGRAVE: A well-known resident of the town, who was killed in an ATV collision earlier this month, is being remembered by colleagues with the Nova Scotia Burn Support Group. At 11:45 a.m. on Feb....
ARICHAT: Efforts to upgrade the Strait-Richmond Hospital received a major boost. The Shannon family has donated $300,000 to the Strait Richmond Health Care Foundation to assist with a $1.3 million renovation project underway at...
SYDNEY: A man facing a number of sex-related charges is due in court early next month. Major Gullickson, of Ranni Crescent in Sydney, faces three charges of sexual interference, one count of invitation to sexual touching, three counts of sexual...
ST. PETER’S: It was a favour repaid from a former student to his teacher. In 1991, St. Peter’s District High School student Chris Boucher considered dropping out. One of his teachers, Marc Stone, had a different idea. After consulting with...
ANTIGONISH: StFX University has announced that their food services provider, Sodexo, will be bringing a full-service Starbucks to campus. Bob Hale, StFX’s director of ancillary services, said as part of the recent tendering process for...
By: Marjorie Simmins ISLE MADAME: It all started with giving up television for a year. In 1991, when Isle Madame-based sisters Myra and Eliza Hyland were 11 and five years old respectively, their father, Frederick Hyland said he’d give them each...
ARICHAT: Clearwater Seafood is giving $100,000 towards a major renovation project at the Strait-Richmond Hospital. “It was with great honour that myself and the Arichat Clearwater family were able to be part of this...




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