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Kids beginning grade primary next year may find out school is like learning another language.South Shore Regional School Board will offer early French immersion at Bluenose Academy in Lunenburg....

Post date: May 24, 2017

Property owners in the Municipality of Barrington will pay a bit more in taxes this year. Council approved it's 2017-2018 $8.8 million operating budget. The residential rate goes up by 1 cent...

Post date: May 24, 2017

Voters in the Town of Lunenburg will be going to the polls once again this summer.A by-election to fill the seat left vacant after councillor Brian Davis resigned will be held July 29.Mayor Rachel...

Post date: May 24, 2017

A provincial event coming to Lunenburg County is receiving support from the federal government.The Nova Scotia 55+ Games are scheduled from September 13-16.South Shore - St. Margaret's MP,...

Post date: May 24, 2017

A 30 year-old man from Calgary has to face the music after driving his motorcycle too fast while intoxicated.RCMP clocked the bike going 156 km/h in a 100 zone early Monday evening on Highway 103 in...

Post date: May 24, 2017

Welder's Way will replace Elm Street as a street name in Liverpool.Council in the Region of Queens Municipality voted on the change after receiving complaints that there were two Elm Streets; the...

Post date: May 24, 2017

As the investigation into a terrorist bombing at the Manchester Arena continues, Prime Minister Theresa May has raised the UK Terror threat level to critical,   stating that a further...

Post date: May 24, 2017

Canadian airlines are allowed to keep pilots in the air for up to 17 hours straight without a nap.Pilots are now speaking out because they believe that standard is unreasonable.Captain Matt Hogan...

Post date: May 23, 2017

Just over a week remaining to eat a hamburger for health care.The Ultimate Burger Giveback has been running this month at the Bridgewater Local Public House.The fundraiser is helping collect money...

Post date: May 23, 2017

The warden of the Municipality of Barrington says some people have lost respect for their community.Eddie Nickerson is referring to the amount of litter people toss out along roads and highways.He...

Post date: May 23, 2017

A packed house in Chester Basin last week to hear a presentation by RCMP on fentanyl.Other drugs were discussed, but the focus for the first responders in attendance was on the opioid.Constable...

Post date: May 23, 2017

Three Shelburne County men are facing charges following an RCMP investigation into an alleged lobster theft and fraud case. In a release police say the three individuals were charged following a...

Post date: May 23, 2017

An actor who played an iconic role on the big screen has passed away.Sir Roger Moore, one of seven actors who portrayed James Bond, has died in Switzerland after a short battle with cancer.In a...

Post date: May 23, 2017

A vigil will be held tonight in Manchester, for those killed in a terrorist attack at an Arena.Please join us for a vigil at Albert Square at 6pm tonight. We are grieving today, but we are strong. @...

Post date: May 23, 2017

A 23 year old man has been arrested in connection with the explosion at the Manchester Arena last night.The death toll has risen to 22, and there are 59 who were injured.  Officials now say that...

Post date: May 22, 2017

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