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The Town of Lunenburg continues to rack up awards.They've just won the Americas Cultural Destination of the Year according to Luxury Travel Guide.The guide is based in the UK and distributed to...

Post date: July 19, 2017

The Town of Shelburne will take part in Pride Week for the third straight year. Mayor Karen Mattatall says the pride flag in honour of the LGBTQ community will be raised at noon tomorrow at town...

Post date: July 19, 2017

Nurses are calling on the provinces to offer more accessible mental health supports, especially to youth.Provincial and Territorial leaders are in Edmonton for the Premier's summit.The Canadian...

Post date: July 19, 2017

Operating a boat while impaired has led to a charge against a Big Tancook Island man.The 34 year-old was out on the water Sunday when he was met by RCMP, who were conducting patrols between Chester...

Post date: July 19, 2017

Federal Finance Minister Bill Morneau announced the government's intention to close tax loopholes.He says this is about individuals not paying their fair share of taxes.There are three loopholes...

Post date: July 18, 2017

The provincial Liberals say a new pre-primary program for four year-olds is coming this fall.Forty-three new locations have been selected, including two in the South Shore.First Pre-Primary Locations...

Post date: July 18, 2017

Some emergency department closures in the Tri-Counties are coming. The department at Digby General Hospital will be closed tomorrow at 6am and re-open at 8am Thursday. Roseway Hospital's...

Post date: July 18, 2017

An uncomfortable topic will be discussed tonight in Shelburne. It's the first ever 'Death Cafe' in that region, presented by the Nova Scotia Health Authority. It will take place from 7-9pm at...

Post date: July 18, 2017

Residents of the Town of Lunenburg will have their first opportunity Thursday to cast their ballots in the upcoming special election.They'll be deciding who will take the sixth seat at the...

Post date: July 18, 2017

Excitement is building around a special guest at this year's Pride Parade in Halifax.Yesterday, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau tweeted out "see you there".See you there! #HFXPride https...

Post date: July 18, 2017

RCMP say human remains found earlier this month near Highway 103 in Blockhouse are those of a Queens County man.The Nova Scotia Medical Examiner's Office confirm the remains are of 59 year-old...

Post date: July 18, 2017

Private woodlot owners are having a more difficult time selling and cutting their own fibre, according to Gerald Keddy.He's part of a group of people concerned about Westfor; 13 companies...

Post date: July 18, 2017

RCMP in Queens are looking for a missing man from Liverpool. Twenty-eight year-old Thomas McAllister Burke was last seen near midnight Sunday at his home. He is described as 6-foot tall...

Post date: July 17, 2017

The former Blockhouse and District Fire Department has been demolished.Van Dyk Excavation was hired to begin tearing down the property this morning after it served the community for 67 years.A new...

Post date: July 17, 2017

The CEO of Bay Ferries isn't worried about a modified schedule for the CAT ferry service between Yarmouth and Portland. Last week, the company announced a reduced schedule due to a problem with...

Post date: July 17, 2017

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