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A home in Martin's River was severely damaged after an early morning fire today.The Martin's River Fire Department was called to the scene at around 4:45 am.Stuart Hirtle, fire chief for the...

Post date: January 20, 2018

Aqualitas Inc. can now start growing test crops of medical cannabis at their site at Port Mersey in Liverpool.Health Canada granted the company a licence to cultivate yesterday.Myrna Gillis, CEO of...

Post date: January 20, 2018

After nine days of deliberations, a jury returned a unanimous verdict of not guilty acquitting three former Montreal, Maine and Atlantic Railway for role in the fatal explosion in Lac-Mégantic five...

Post date: January 20, 2018

An online auction has raised over $42,000 for the families of the four young victims of a fire in Pubnico Head. Mary Lloy of Yarmouth started the auction on Facebook as a way to help the families...

Post date: January 19, 2018

A lack of midwifery services on the South shore has many families in the area looking to take government to task.The two midwife positions that cover the area have been temporarily suspended due to...

Post date: January 19, 2018

A study by South Shore Regional School Board could mean fewer snow days.The board is looking into the option of delaying opening schools by a couple of hours when the weather is bad.Halifax Regional...

Post date: January 19, 2018

Prime Minister Trudeau is heading to America next month.Trudeau's visit runs February 7th to 10th and includes stops in Los Angeles, San Francisco and Chicago.While in LA, Trudeau will speak at...

Post date: January 19, 2018

A Yarmouth County man has been charged with child pornography and voyeurism offences. 19 year old Jarrett Crowell of East Kemptville was arrested on January 18th after a home in the community was...

Post date: January 19, 2018

Canadian travellers in and around the popular Jamaican tourist destination of Montego Bay are being urged to exercise a high degree of caution after the local government declared a state of emergency...

Post date: January 19, 2018

The Nova Scotia Health Authority says the province's's Cancer Care Program is conducting a review of cancer services in the Tri-Counties to determine the feasibility and sustainability of adding...

Post date: January 19, 2018

The Park View Panthers Hockey team is using sport to help.The team is donating all their proceeds from the gate at the game this weekend to a member in the community.The funds are going to help cover...

Post date: January 19, 2018

Bridgewater Police Services arrested a 23 year old Bridgewater man and a 25 year old Halifax man in relation to an October home invasion.Tyler Blaine Johnathan Veinotte, 23, and Kyle St. Clair...

Post date: January 19, 2018

The MLA for Queens-Shelburne says she would support the restoration of Shelburne's historical boundaries if that is what is decided.Kim Masland says she often hears from constituents who are...

Post date: January 19, 2018

This fall we reported on a project by Petite Riviere Elementary School to raise chickens.The eggs have hatched and the chickens are now mature and laying eggs of their own.Teacher, Kristy Boutilier...

Post date: January 18, 2018

The president of a local forestry company says he's not sure restrictions on the movement of hemlock will stop the spread of a pest that has been spotted across Southwest Nova Scotia.Wade Turner...

Post date: January 18, 2018

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