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After two decades of advocating for funds that would help support the families of public safety officers who have fallen in the line of duty,  the IAFF now have their wish....Members of the...

Post date: April 13, 2017

The federal government has unveiled its much anticipated legislation to legalize recreational pot and is slated to come into effect by July 2018.Under the legislation the minimum age you can legally...

Post date: April 13, 2017

The warm spring temperatures have brought with them the return of burning restrictions.Jim Rudderham, Supervisor of Fire Management with the Department of Natural Resources says it only takes a few...

Post date: April 13, 2017

The former Oakhill Sawmill site has been sold.Chris Boyd purchased the 92-acre property for $235,000.The sale closed on March 23.Resolute Forest Products previously owned the land until it ceased...

Post date: April 13, 2017

Queens County RCMP are looking for a thief. Constable Rob James says an ATV was stolen from a home in Caledonia on April 4 or 5. "There was no break and enter or anything like that. It wasn't...

Post date: April 13, 2017

A case of measles has been confirmed at Hebbville Academy.Public Health advised staff at the school late Wednesday afternoon.Staff have contacted parents and a vaccination clinic will be setup at the...

Post date: April 13, 2017

A national flour recall has expanded once again, due to a concern over ecoli contamination, and it now includes other brand names.The Canadian Food Inspection Agency first issued a recall for Robin...

Post date: April 13, 2017

Renewed commitments towards reduced carbon emissions at the council of Atlantic Premiers. The four leaders met in Saint John where they launched a new Clean Energy Partnership. The idea is to...

Post date: April 12, 2017

The Yarmouth Fire Department wants to get to 60 members.They are putting out a call for more volunteer firefighters to register for training.The department is also looking for more women to join the...

Post date: April 12, 2017

Good news for residents and businesses in Queens County.The Region of Queens has approved the 2017-18 budget and is maintaining last year's tax rates.Mayor David Dagley says councillors provided...

Post date: April 12, 2017

The Nova Scotia Teacher's Union says the McNeil Liberals are funding their pre-election campaign on the backs of students and teachers. President Liette Doucet says teachers had a contract forced...

Post date: April 12, 2017

As the government of Nova Scotia works to establish collaborative health care as the standard across the province, doctors want to ensure their voices are heard.Doctors Nova Scotia just released...

Post date: April 12, 2017

RCMP are searching for the driver of a stolen vehicle that crashed into a ditch in Shelburne County. On March 31st at 9am, the vehicle was heading from Yarmouth towards Shelburne on Highway 103...

Post date: April 12, 2017

The Pictou County Scotians are one win away from the Provincial Junior 'B' Hockey title.Last night in Liverpool, the Scotians built a 5-1 lead and then held off the Privateers 5-4 to grab a 3...

Post date: April 12, 2017

The President of the Consumers' Association of Canada calls the situation where United Airlines forcibly removed a passenger from an overbooked flight "horrifying and disgusting".Bruce...

Post date: April 11, 2017

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