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A man who has been hailed a Canadian hero has died.Gord Downie passed away quietly last night with his children and family by his side.He was 53 years old.A statement was released from the family,...

Post date: October 18, 2017

It's part of a pilot project through Emergency Health Services to help counter the effects of opioids to those who overdose as well as first responders. Shelburne County is one of the first five...

Post date: October 18, 2017

Drivers in Shelburne could soon be in for a smoother ride at Exit 26 on Highway 103.The Department of Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal is close to awarding a tender to make upgrades to the...

Post date: October 17, 2017

NOW Lunenburg County is ready for another tour; this time in their own backyard.Tina Hennigar spent 36 days this past summer traveling Canada promoting the region and attracting people to live here....

Post date: October 17, 2017

Two teenagers were injured when an ATV rolled over in Simms Settlement last night.The accident happened around 6:00pm on Highway 3 near the abandoned railway line.Chester RCMP, paramedics and...

Post date: October 17, 2017

Government has expanded a home heating program.Nova Scotians can receive up to $200 to help heat their home through the Heating Assistance Rebate Program.By upping the income thresholds from $27,000...

Post date: October 17, 2017

Friends and colleagues are mourning the loss of John Dunsworth.The Bridgewater-born actor died Monday at age 71.His daughter Sarah confirmed the news on Twitter.pic.twitter.com/7H1KkEOsiR—...

Post date: October 17, 2017

Public intoxication was a problem this weekend for police in Bridgewater.Five men were arrested over the course of Saturday night into Sunday morning after having too much to drink.Acting Police...

Post date: October 16, 2017

A fire this morning at the Lions Club in Liverpool is affecting some programming.Member Terry Whynot was walking into the building on Gorham Street when he noticed lots of smoke.Firefighters were...

Post date: October 16, 2017

A Lunenburg County woman has been charged with arson following a weekend house fire in Branch LaHave.Thirty-four year-old Tasha Wentzell was arraigned in Bridgewater provincial court today.She has...

Post date: October 16, 2017

The Province is taking steps to ensure local governments are more open about how they spend resident's money.Amendments to the Municipal Government Act would see clearer posting of individual and...

Post date: October 16, 2017

Visitors to the Bridgewater Inter-church Food Bank will feel a lot warmer thanks to the generosity of a couple of local businesses.Conquerall Electric and Rhynos Ltd. installed three new heat pump...

Post date: October 16, 2017

Traffic was snagged along Highway 103 over the weekend.The Department of Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal are working to repave a section of the road between exits 6 and 5A.Commuters...

Post date: October 16, 2017

A proposed international re-enactment and encampment in Liverpool has been cancelled.The event was in the works for August 10-12, 2018 but will not proceed due to insufficient funding.Hundreds of...

Post date: October 16, 2017

A two vehicle crash this morning in Hubbards has caused serious injuries to a pedestrian.Police say a 57 year-old man was waiting to cross Highway 329 around 9 a.m.A small car stopped and a man...

Post date: October 16, 2017

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