Community and Recreation News

Chamber Awards Celebrate Local Business Accomplishments

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The Pictou County Chamber of Commerce held its Annual Business Achievement Awards Oct. 17 at the deCoste Performing Arts Centre.

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Pop Up Vote held at River John LIbrary

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Samantha Allan, a branch assistant at the River John Library, is ready to help you (Oct. 16) learn about voting for the upcoming federal election.

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Get Moving: Fall Hiking and Walking Schedules

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Hiking and walking are popular activities in the fall. Whether it's on a trail or on an indoor track, there are plenty of opportunities for people to get some exercise,...

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Thorburn Students get a lesson in Fire Prevention

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School children at Thorburn Consolidated School had a visit Wednesday from members of Thorburn, Linacy, Merigomish and Barney's River Fire Department for Fire Prevention Week.The volunteer firefighters spoke to the...

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Fire Department Display and Parade Saturday to Kick Off Fire Prevention Week

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PICTOU COUNTY, NS - It’s Mutual aid for fire prevention.

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Demystifying Solar Electricity for Nova Scotia Homeowners

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In partnership with communities throughout the province, Solar Nova Scotia will be offering public information sessions on solar electricity (PV).

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What Matters to You? : Vote PopUps @Library

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The Pictou Antigonish Regional Library would like to know - what are your ‘burning topics’ in this year’s Federal election?

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Pictou County Sports Hall of Fame looking for Part-Time Coordinator

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Do you have an interest in local sports? What about local history? Are you looking to get out of the house a few hours a week and volunteer? If so,...

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Heritage Trust of Nova Scotia’s Doors Open for Churches Comes to Pictou County

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Heritage Trust of Nova Scotia’s Doors Open for Churches Comes to Pictou CountyNEW GLASGOW, NS, September 17, 2019…Pictou County has joined the Heritage Trust of Nova Scotia’s Doors Open for...

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Exhibition Crowns 2019 Queen

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The Pictou North Colchester Exhibition crowned its Queen a week later after Hurricane Dorian forced the early closure of the exhibition.

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