Ellen Page asks twitter followers to support Mi’kmaq water protectors

STEWIACKE: Water protectors at the Alton Gas site near Stewiacke have received support from a Halifax-born, Hollywood actress. On twitter, Oscar-winning actress Ellen Page threw her support behind Mi’kmaq land protectors who have been opposing a controversial plan to use water from the Shubenacdie River to create huge underground caverns to store natural gas for […]

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Elmsdale meat thief sought by RCMP

ELMSDALE: A meaty thief is being sought by Enfield RCMP after a theft from an Elmsdale grocery store on March 3. East Hants District RCMP Sgt. Bridgit Leger said police are requesting the public’s assistance in identifying the suspect. “After entering the store, the suspect placed several packages of different types of meat into a […]

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From the Firehouse – February 2019 calls

MAITLAND: Motor vehicle collisions and mutual aid requests led the way for local fire departments in Maitland; Nine Mile River; Mount Uniacke; Stewiacke; Enfield; Lantz; Noel; Elmsdale; and Kennetcook for the month of February. Nine Mile River fire responded to 10 calls in the month, led by four medical assists. They also had three motor […]

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