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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The three C’s

Businessman Hay gives advice to business community By Raissa Tetanish, Hub Now TRURO: For his entire life, Bill Hay has been surrounded by business. He knows things don’t always work out. “But things that do work out are well worthwhile,” he told those gathered at a recent Truro and Colchester Chamber of Commerce luncheon following […]

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East Hants talent on the ice

EAST HANTS: Here is a look at the local hockey players in the QMJHL; MHL; NSMBHL; NSMMHL; and Junior A Hockey leagues. The players mentioned in this article are those local players who we are aware of and where they are playing. If there are local East Hants/Stewiacke ones we should include, please let us […]

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From the Firehouse – September 2018 calls

KENNETCOOK: The fire departments in Stewiacke; Kennetcook; Elmsdale; Maitland; Noel; Enfield; and Mount Uniacke were kept busy during September. Here is a look at their call numbers for the month. Enfield volunteer fire responded to 30 calls for service in September, with 17 medical assists leading the way. They also heard the “sounds of their […]

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