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The NDP and PC say the current school review system in Nova Scotia needs a change.PC Leader Jamie Baillie says the department of education should be responsible for deciding school closures, not...

Post date: May 15, 2017

Three men face charges following a break and enter in Liverpool earlier this month.RCMP determined a rock was used to smash the window of a convenience store on Old Port Mouton Road on May first, but...

Post date: May 15, 2017

A 27-year-old man is facing stunting charges after being stopped by police late last week. An officer clocked the driver on Highway 103 near Martin's River on Friday, going 164 km/hr in a 100 zone...

Post date: May 14, 2017

Environment Canada is issuing a heavy rainfall warning for the southwestern part of the province. They say a low pressure system that passed over the eastern United States has made land fall in...

Post date: May 14, 2017

Two eight-unit apartment buildings will be constructed on Barss Street in Liverpool.The Region of Queens sold 32 acres of property to Kent Fields Estates Limited for $55,000.Mayor David Dagley says...

Post date: May 14, 2017

The more than 1,400 pilots at WestJet voted in favour of joining a union this past week.62% voted to join Air Line Pilots Association International, the world's largest pilot union representing...

Post date: May 13, 2017

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency has issued a national recall for Buttermilk and Apple Cinnamon flavoured President's Choice Blue Menu Protein Pancake Mix.Loblaw Companies Limited have...

Post date: May 13, 2017

A coordinated effort by police has helped dismantle a large scale drug operation in Lunenburg County.RCMP searched a 22 acre property on Wilbur Hill Road in Martin's River for roughly three days...

Post date: May 12, 2017

The Municipality of Chester officially has a new medical facility. People are gathering to celebrate the grand opening of Our Health Centre this afternoon. Chair Don Munroe says the $4.1-...

Post date: May 12, 2017

Some early childhood educators in the province have some concerns about the pre-primary plan being touted by the Liberals on the campaign trail. Fully funded programing for four-year-olds was...

Post date: May 12, 2017

Visitors to Lunenburg will have a whole new way of finding out about the town this summer.The Lunenburg Board of Trade has set up an online interactive map to help inform tourists of services and...

Post date: May 12, 2017

A group of junior high students have won Canada's Coolest School Trip.Allison Overbeeke's grade eight class from Lethbridge Christian Academy won a trip to Nova Scotia.They produced a video...

Post date: May 12, 2017

The bikes are fixed and it's almost time for kids to call dibs on their favourites.This is the fifth year for the Bikes for Kids program put on by United Way of Lunenburg County.Coordinator...

Post date: May 11, 2017

Bridgewater Police are armed with a new weapon to combat accidental or opioid overdoses.All Bridgewater Police Service staff members have taken an online course and been given the newly developed...

Post date: May 11, 2017

Prime real estate in Queens County is being sold to a Canadian developer.The Region of Queens Municipality has entered into a purchase and sale agreement with Plaza Retail REIT for 84,100 square feet...

Post date: May 11, 2017

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