Profile of Dave Mathieson

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  • Former finance minister doesn’t love politics

    “One of my jokes is that I’m like an anthropologist that had gone to live among the apes for 15 years, much like Dian Fossey (gorillas) or Jane ...

  • Firefighters keep calm under pressure

    OXFORD ­– Imagine for a moment; you are driving down the highway, you are involved in a collision, and by some impossible freak of nature you ...

  • MADD road rally a success

    AMHERST – It’s estimated that more than 1,000 people are killed in impaired-related collisions each year on Canada’s roads. “The harsh realities ...

  • Bourque talks hockey

    SPRINGHILL – Ray Bourque says touring with the other NHL legends is always fun. “We’ve toured a while together and have seen quite a bit of each ...

  • NHL Legends All Stars play in Springhill

    SPRINGHILL – Hockey fans in the Maritimes cheer mostly for three teams – the Montreal Canadiens, the Toronto Maple Leafs and the Boston Bruins. ...

  • Helm to helm Nova Scotia team at championships

    AMHERST – Dawn Helm of Port Howe is traveling this week to Blainville, Quebec, where she is coaching the Nova Scotia Dressage Team. Helm is ...

  • Group contends wind farm process hijacked by Mi’kmaq

    AMHERST – A local group opposed to the proposed wind farm just outside of Amherst made clear during a meeting Wednesday night that the process is ...

  • Quilting comedy will keep people in stitches

    AMHERST – A meeting of different dispositions take place in The Beehive, the latest Brown Bag Theatre production staged by the Tantramar Theatre. ...

  • Baker wins trip to Arizona

    AMHERST – George Baker is now a two-time winner of the Amherst Rotary Trip of the Month. Baker recently won a trip to Myrtle Beach and has now ...

  • It's good to be green

    AMHERST – The TD Bank planted a small urban forest in Amherst Saturday morning. “It’s part of TD’s Friends of the Environment Foundation,” said ...