Thursday, August 17, 2017
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Learning more about the Mi’kmaq culture

I had the opportunity to attend and cover the annual Sipekne’katik Mawio’mi Powwow on July 29 in Indian Brook. It was an assignment I...
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EDITORIAL: Let’s be proactive rather than reactive

The exit from Highway 102 into Elmsdale at Exit 8 is one I avoid at all costs — mostly because I see it as...
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OPINION: The perils of mental illnesses

Since I have informed people that I have been diagnosed with and am struggling with depression, the reaction has been much different than I...
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Why honour Cornwallis?

The argument in favour of keeping the statue of Edward Cornwallis in downtown Halifax is based on the fact that the mid-1700s were a...
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EDITORIAL: Life advice for 2017 grads

A couple of weeks ago, life changed forever for many kids in our coverage area. Hundreds graduated from Hants East Rural High School, Hants North...
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EDITORIAL: Hoping Tide Fest breaks records

This weekend, the spot to be for people of all ages in East Hants will be Tide Fest. Running from Friday to Sunday at the...
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COLUMN: 100 Moms – Refocus & Reconnect

Shauna describes herself as a, “Crazy Cheer Mom, Law Enforcement Wife, Career-driven Imperfect Woman, a 39 year-old Chick with Adult ADD.” Having worked with Shauna...
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COLUMN: 100 Moms

Lisa P Lisa is the Mom to two bouncing little boys. She and I share many of the same thoughts regarding the trials, tribulations, and...
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COLUMN: EHDCC celebrates successful Open East Hants Day

Open East Hants Day 2017 has come and gone. The event held on May 27 was a huge success by any measure. This year...
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EDITORIAL: Realizing non voters have the most power

Less than 55 per cent of us exercised our right to vote in the May 30 election. For a short campaign, the issues were hot,...