Monthly Archives: September 2015

Norm Rafuse wins Parrsboro Town Council seat

Norman Rafuse, owner of Rafe’s Construction has been elected to Parrsboro Town Council handily outpolling his three competitors. Rafuse won 181 votes while his opponents Betty Atkinson, Lyle Yorke and Maggie Phinney scored a total of 170 votes. Here are … Continue reading

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Tidal company to hold open house in Parrsboro to discuss deployment of turbines

Cape Sharp Tidal is planning to hold a public meeting in Parrsboro, possibly this month, to discuss its plans for, and answer questions about, the installation of two tidal turbines in the Minas Passage later this year. Cape Sharp Tidal … Continue reading

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Ancient Tupper tree will be on display at Ottawa House Museum

One hundred and seventy-eight years after it first took root at Acadia University in Wolfville, the Tupper tree, or at least parts of it, came to the Ottawa House near Parrsboro today. The ancient elm was originally planted by Sir … Continue reading

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