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A Halifax County man is likely wishing he found a more secluded place to nap.The 25 year old was arrested Monday after Bridgewater Police received complaints that someone was passed out in a car in a...

Post date: November 07, 2017

While April may be time for spring cleaning, November is the time to get your financial house in order.Since 2011, the Financial Consumer Agency of Canada has designated November as financial...

Post date: November 07, 2017

A threat made against a Chester school is being called a hoax.South Shore Regional School Board Superintendent Scott Milner says a thorough investigation by school officials and the RCMP have led...

Post date: November 07, 2017

A Yarmouth County man charged with Attempted Murder appeared in court today for a bail hearing. 32 year old Nicholas Ashton Mullen of Pembroke was remanded into custody and will appear in Yarmouth...

Post date: November 06, 2017

The MLA for Queens-Shelburne says problems with health care delivery in Shelburne began shortly after the centralization of the the Nova Scotia Health Authority. Kim Masland says it was difficult...

Post date: November 06, 2017

The Black Loyalist Heritage Society in Birchtown is holding a Christmas fundraiser. They are hoping to raise at least a thousand dollars. The grand prize is a dinner and two tickets to see...

Post date: November 06, 2017

RCMP will be present in a school in Chester this morning.A note was discovered by a custodian Friday in a washroom at Forests Heights high school suggesting there could be a shooting.The note was...

Post date: November 06, 2017

(Mayor Karen Mattatal addresses yesterday's meeting-Acadia News photo) About 115 people attending a health care meeting in Shelburne yesterday. It was organized in response to the on-going...

Post date: November 06, 2017

Thirty-two year-old Nicholas Ashton Mullen of Pembroke has been charged following a shooting early Saturday Morning.Mullen is facing charges following an incident which has left a 38-year-old man in...

Post date: November 05, 2017

Clocks went back an hour this morning.But how many remembered to check their smoke detectors too?Chester Fire Chief Dave Richardson says daylight savings time is the best reminder to change the...

Post date: November 05, 2017

It's an entire month to celebrate the four H's - head, heart, hands and health.4H Club's across Canada are enjoying 4H month.Over 30,000 people will participate.The event started with...

Post date: November 05, 2017

Virtual Reality is coming to Nova Scotian Health Care.Ryan Cameron and his Electric Puppets won $50,000 from the Spark Innovation Challenge.He paired with the IWK Eye Care Clinic to improve their...

Post date: November 05, 2017

Radon detection kits are now available at public libraries across Nova Scotia.They can be borrowed for four weeks at a time.The program launched at the beginning of the month and already Chief...

Post date: November 05, 2017

Police say just before 1a.m. Saturday morning, Yarmouth Rural RCMP, assisted by Yarmouth Town RCMP, Western Traffic Services, and Yarmouth-Clare Street Crime Enforcement Unit, responded to a 911 call...

Post date: November 04, 2017

Getting rid of pumpkins has never been tastier.For goats and pigs anyway.Sweetland Farm is holding their third-annual Pumpkin Drop and Farm Open House.Farm owner Heather Squires says it's a fun...

Post date: November 04, 2017

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