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A close call between a child and a car has RCMP reminding parents they are responsible for ensuring children wear helmets.The 12 year old boy was not wearing his helmet Friday while riding his...

Post date: June 25, 2018

For people who live in areas like New Germany, getting out to Rissers Beach for a day of sun and fun may not be that easy, especially for low income or no-vehicle families.But thanks to the United...

Post date: June 25, 2018

A motorist has been charged with stunting after being clocked driving 60 km/h over the posted limit of 100 km/h. It happened late Saturday morning in Sable River on the 103. The Mercedes-Benz...

Post date: June 25, 2018

The federal government is committed to driving down tobacco use in the Canadian population by five per cent by 2035.As part of that approach, the government announced public consultations on...

Post date: June 24, 2018

A leak from the BP drilling platform off the coast of the South Shore of Nova Scotia has stopped work at the site.The rig, West Aquarius was drilling test wells Friday when a discharge of synthetic...

Post date: June 24, 2018

A jubilant mood as Lunenburgers worked together to move the first few books into the new library.Students from Bluenose Academy along with many community members formed a line from the existing...

Post date: June 22, 2018

The emergency department at Roseway Hospital in Shelburne will be closed beginning at 6 p.m. Sunday and will reopen Monday morning at 8. As always, the Nova Scotia Health Authority says it's due...

Post date: June 22, 2018

(photo courtesy Town of Lockeport) A popular walking trail in Lockeport is off limits to the public. Many residents like Cheryl Nickerson think the council needs to make it their number one...

Post date: June 22, 2018

A judge has just ordered the release of documents about fish farm activities.Ron Neufeld says the Kelly Cove Salmon Ltd salmon farm which operates 200 meters from his and Kathaleen Milan property is...

Post date: June 22, 2018

(file photo) A former Nova Scotia fisheries minister says the Trudeau government must stand up to the U.S. Sterling Belliveau, isn't referring to the ongoing trade war but instead to the...

Post date: June 22, 2018

Faculty of the Nova Scotia Community College will no longer be part of the Nova Scotia Teachers Union. In a news release issued today, results of a vote indicated 64 percent of 570 NSCC faculty...

Post date: June 21, 2018

Tourism is growing exponentially here on the South Shore.That, according Donna Hatt, Chair of the South Shore Tourism Co-operative and Marketing & Product Development Manager at White Point Beach...

Post date: June 21, 2018

A massive fire at the Agricultural Campus of Dalhousie University in Bible Hill, near Truro last (Wednesday, June 20th, 2018) night.According to numerous reports, the blaze broke sometime around 10pm...

Post date: June 21, 2018

The Bridgewater Junior High Super Projects are moving along almost too well.The end of year projects have students working within their grade level to build one of three projects.The grade eights are...

Post date: June 20, 2018

Mark your calendars: We now have a date for when Canadians can legally smoke pot recreationally.The Trudeau government has just announced that recreational cannabis will be legal in Canada starting...

Post date: June 20, 2018

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