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The Canadian government is issuing what's reported to be a multi-million dollar settlement to Omar Khadr for its role in his detainment in Guantanamo Bay. While several media outlets are...

Post date: July 07, 2017

The Bridgewater Development Association will dissolve and cease operations as of August 31.The town has decided to shift directions by taking an active role in economic development.Mayor David...

Post date: July 07, 2017

Work to renovate the Mill Building on Shelburne's waterfront has begun. While the entire project won't be complete for a bit, it's hoped enough work will be done for the Tall Ships visit next...

Post date: July 07, 2017

A pair of Lunenburg County men who gave countless hours to basketball development are being recognized for their efforts.Eric Dollivar and Jack Murphy are among six people to receive the Frank...

Post date: July 07, 2017

A pop up art gallery in Bridgewater will be going out with a bang.Jill Cooper has been showcasing her art all week on King Street, but will wrap it up this Saturday night.Originally from Newfoundland...

Post date: July 07, 2017

The date has been set to send the Farley Mowat packing from Shelburne.The Canadian Coast Guard confirmed the removal of the MV Farley Mowat will take place on Thursday July 27, weather permitting.The...

Post date: July 07, 2017

After three years, a local farmer is about to open his fields.South Shore Farms owner David Eisnor planted five acres of haskap berries in 2014.He says the haskap grows on a bush and resembles a...

Post date: July 07, 2017

Chester residents will be sporting their finery this weekend.The Chester Playhouse's annual fundraiser Galapolooza will be held once again at the Captain's House Saturday evening from 6:00pm...

Post date: July 07, 2017

It looks like the Yarmouth Ferry will have a banner year.According to Transportation Minister Lloyd Hines, Bay Ferries sold 80% of last year's ticket totals by the end of June.Hines is pleased...

Post date: July 07, 2017

A report of a man with a gun outside Bridgewater Mall last night turned out to be unfounded.Bridgewater Police responded to the call shortly before 8:00pm and determined at no time was there a gun...

Post date: July 07, 2017

Five of 10 local golfers made the cut at the MCT Men's Amateur Championship at Oakfield Country Club.Aaron Nickerson and Ryan Dixon continue to lead the local contingent through two rounds at...

Post date: July 07, 2017

The Municipality of the District of Chester is throwing its support behind a community park.Members of the Together We Can Committee presented their plan to convert the former Gold River Western...

Post date: July 06, 2017

Shelburne town council had a lengthy discussion about sidewalks at its meeting Wednesday night. Specifically, crosswalk flags. Mayor Karen Mattatall says they're trying to do everything they...

Post date: July 06, 2017

A former owner of CKBW has passed away.Bob MacLaren died shortly before 9 a.m. this morning at age 82.He was diagnosed with congestive heart failure a couple years ago and it became progressively...

Post date: July 06, 2017

A decision to halt the Hit it for Health golf tournament in support of the Health Services Foundation is being reconsidered.The tournament, which helps purchase necessary equipment for hospitals in...

Post date: July 06, 2017

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