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10/25/2014

FIRE IN DEBERT FORCES THREE PEOPLE FROM THEIR HOME

Three people have been forced from their home following a fire in Debert Friday evening. A spokesperson with the Canadian Red Cross say disaster volunteers arranged emergency lodging for the couple and their teenaged son. Dan Bedell says volunteers will assess additional needs later Saturday. Bedell says the blaze at ... Read More
10/25/2014

WINDSOR MAN CHARGED AFTER ALLEGEDLY EXPOSING HIMSELF TO A CHILD

Windsor RCMP say a 63-year-old man is facing charges in connection with an indecent act. Police say they were contacted Wednesday evening after an adult male allegedly exposed himself to a young child in a public place in Windsor. Investigators say the man allegedly pulled his pants down and exposed ... Read More
10/25/2014

DISCUSSIONS TO TAKE PLACE NEXT WEEK CONCERNING ALTON NATURAL GAS STORAGE PROJECT

Truro-Bible Hill MLA Lenore Zann says she hopes community concerns being raised about the Alton Natural Gas Storage Project will be addressed next week. Zann says she's arranged a meeting between Chief Rufus Copage of the Shubenacadie Band Council, Alton Gas President David Birkett, and Minister of Economic Development Michel ... Read More
10/25/2014

EDUCATION DEPARTMENT TO LAUNCH ONLINE TREATY EDUCATION RESOURCE

The Department of Education is committing to strengthen the curriculum and create new resources on Mi'kmaw language and culture. An online treaty education resource will launch for all educators this month, in addition to creating new social studies curricula for elementary students with emphasis on First Nations culture and heritage. ... Read More
10/25/2014

PROVINCE TO PROVIDE EAST HANTS COMMUNITY LEARNING ASSOCIATION WITH $11,000

The province will provide $11,000 to help the East Hants Community Learning Association, and its transit service East Hants Community Rider, research options for an efficient, wheelchair-accessible, eight-passenger vehicle. Among its other services, the association and East Hants Community Rider in Elmsdale help people who do not drive or have ... Read More