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Colchester: A run, a record, rain and a missing cat

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TRURO, N.S. —

It was 18C at 6:30 a.m. and the temperature is expected to remain around there during the day, with showers – possible thundershowers – and an overnight low of 16C.

Tomorrow’s forecast includes a high of 25C, with a 60% chance of drizzle, dropping to 17C during the night.

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In the News

North River man still hopes to juggle his way to a new record

Truro Terry Fox Run looking for more community involvement

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Missing Pet

Shadow is missing from his home in the Salmon River area. He’s a big, friendly tabby and his family misses him. If you see him, please call 902-305-1935 to help him get back home.

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Tidal Bore

The tidal bore will be coming in at 3:57 p.m. today.

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Community Calendar

WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 4

Al Anon

SEPT. 4 – Cobequid Al Anon meets weekly on Wednesday evenings 7-8 p.m. at Douglas St. Rec Centre, Truro. For more information contact Jane, 902-890-0197.

Dance

SEPT. 4 – Dance at Salmon River Fire Hall, 7:30 p.m. Music by Countrified and others; shared lunch.

Card Party

SEPT. 4 – Warwick Mountain Rec Club, 7 p.m., shared lunch, $3 admission, 50/50, high score prizes; travelling prize; evening of food fun and friends.

Butch’s Jam

SEPT. 4 – Fun and music at the Horseman’s Club every Wednesday at 6:30 p.m.; everyone welcome.

THURSDAY, SEPT. 5

Chase the Ace

SEPT. 5 – Chase the Ace Draw, Debert Legion, draw at 8:15 p.m.; doors open 6 p.m. for ticket sales, $3 each. Available at various venues and the legion. No need to be present to win.

Breakfast

SEPT. 5 – Bye-to-the- Bells Breakfast, 9 a.m., Truro Holiday Inn; $20 (must reserve by Sept. 3.)

Contact - 902-895-6975. For retired teachers and guests only.

Spiritual Group

SEPT. 5 – The Guiding Light Spiritual Group meets every Thursday, 7 p.m., Douglas Street School room 12, 40 Douglas St., Truro.

Card Party

SEPT. 5 – Auction 45 Card party, Thursday afternoons at 1 p.m. at the Bible Hill Fire Hall; sponsored by St. David’s United Church. $5 charge; cash prizes, light snack.

Open Mic

SEPT. 5 – Open Mic at the Lower Onslow Community Centre; Wayne Elliott MC; Thursdays; doors open 5:30 p.m.; music at 6:30 p.m. Coffee/tea, everyone welcome.

FRIDAY, SEPT. 6

Concert

SEPT. 6 – U.K. singing duo Breeze and Wilson Performing at7 p.m. at Old Barns United Church, 2603 Hwy. 236, Old Barns. $25 at door, $20 advance from Reg Henderson rlhenderson8@hotmail.com or phone 902-895-0740.

SATURDAY, SEPT. 7

Plant Sale

SEPT. 7 – Friends of the Garden Fall Plant Sale, 9 to 11 a.m., Dalhousie/Agricultural Campus, Bible Hill; direction signs will be posted.

Decorations Sale

SEPT. 7-8 – Friends of the Garden Christmas Decorations two-day sale; 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., both days; 35 Rock Garden Road., Dal/AC Campus, Bible Hill.

SUNDAY, SEPT. 8

SEPT. 8 – Music Jam, 2 to 4 p.m., Hilden United Church Hall; freewill offering and 50/50 draw;

coffee, tea, cookies available; proceeds for ALS Society; everyone welcome to take part or just listen.

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