Archive: August, 2019

Bear Aware


PICTOU – District 7 Coun. David Parker is cautioning Pictou County residents that black bears are here to stay and their interactions with the public will continue to increase.

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Porpoise Removed from Black Point Beach

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A porpoise was removed from Black Point Beach this week by the Marine Animal Response Society. The society will take samples and do tests to determine its cause of death.

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Government Funding Announced for Trenton Park Improvement


Jen Bethell, chair of the Hemlock Group, speaks during a funding announcement for Trenton Park.

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Two Pictou County roads on government's radar for repaving


PICTOU, NS - The Nova Scotia Government says it is aware that two roads in Pictou County need to be repaved but is unsure when the work will be done.

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If you live in rural Pictou County and missed your waste collection day, you don’t have to hang onto your clear garbage bags until the next collection date.

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