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One man walks across Canada in the name of cancer research

Trevor Redmond, 35, passed through Northumberland almost unnoticed except by those who wondered what he was doing pulling a 136-kilogram

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Harvest Moon Art Auction has something for everyone

Brightons Proctor Barn Theatre will be transformed into a magical place of art, sculptures and unique collectables October 21 for

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Cobras dominate Pirates 10-2

I knew we were going to be good, grinned Colborne Cobras head coach, Jim Watson. After the game at the Keeler

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Pumped up over pumpkins

Dave Dudley has a dream: to grow a 1,000 lb pumpkin. Hes getting closer. His largest yet, 801 lbs, easily outdistanced

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Cormorant Defenders seek investigation

A group of individuals who travel to Brighton each spring to witness and document the cormorant cull at Presquile Provincial

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Northumberland owed $5.3 million

Northumberland County is owed more than $5 million in Provincial Offences Act fines and that amount is growing by the

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Sand and Stone clean up moving ahead

Trent Valley Sand and Stone will clean up its 18-acre property on Highway 2 at Trenear Road by July 31,

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Wastewater plant project attracts little interest

Residents of Hastings, buffeted by higher sewer and water rates, were told recently why some of the extra money theyre

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Whipping up smiles at Spring Valley P.S.

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Students at Spring Valley Public School outdid themselves setting a new benchmark for fund raising. A total of 133 pledge sheets were handed in for the school's annual Terry Fox fund-raiser. The Grade 5 class was the largest contributor with the top fund-raiser, Brittany Helm, bringing in $145. This year's total was $5,500 - a staggering $2,400 over last year. For their efforts students got to 'pie' the teacher of their choice. This year 56 'pies' were thrown at 16 teachers.

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