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South Shore mothers-to-be once again have an alternative to hospital delivery.The Nova Scotia Health Authority announced the province will be adding two new midwife positions.One will be based in...

Post date: February 05, 2018

*Updated at 4:00pm - RCMP confirm Ryleigh has been foundRCMP are looking for help to locate a Simms Settlement teen.Sixteen-year-old Ryleigh Parker Kempton was last seen the evening of February 3 at...

Post date: February 05, 2018

A voyage Captain Jack Sparrow would be proud of.Ironworks Distillery in Lunenburg is filling four barrels of rum to stow aboard the Picton Castle, which is about to set sail on an 18-month trip...

Post date: February 05, 2018

A new program from Screen Nova Scotia wants to put your home in lights.Starring Your Property is an effort to assemble a list of unique filming locations.The list would be made available to...

Post date: February 05, 2018

The province's education minister doesn't think it was wise of the NSTU to pull out of the Council to Improve Classroom Conditions. The Nova Scotia Teachers Union did so last week in response to...

Post date: February 05, 2018

Nova Scotia's justice minister says recreational cannabis to be sold at approved NSLC stores will be restricted to certain products. But Mark Furey says that could change. Recreational...

Post date: February 05, 2018

Lunenburg residents hope a recently awarded tender will clear the air at the town's waste water treatment plant.At their last meeting, town council approved hiring Mid Valley Construction to...

Post date: February 05, 2018

Put down the beer, help raise money for cancer.Across the country people are participating in Dry Feb.By pledging to be alcohol-free for the month, all money raised goes to the Canadian Cancer...

Post date: February 05, 2018

He's not letting his cancer diagnosis stop him.Local fighter, DJ and trainer Coel Peach was recently diagnosed with acute leukemia.Peach will be travelling between Bridgewater and Halifax for...

Post date: February 05, 2018

The leaders of urban towns and municipalities from across the province met in Bridgewater this weekend to discuss how they can work together to improve their areas.David Mitchell, mayor of the Tow of...

Post date: February 04, 2018

The president of the Nova Scotia Teacher's Union calls the province's move to change the education system without consulting employees an attack on unions.Liette Doucet says the Department of...

Post date: February 04, 2018

The Nova Scotia Teachers Union will no longer have a seat on the Council to Improve Classroom Conditions.The union announced yesterday they were pulling their co-chair out of the council in response...

Post date: February 03, 2018

Women considering an abortion now have access to more information and are facing less restrictions around the procedure.The Nova Scotia Health Authority (NSHA) announced women will be able to self-...

Post date: February 02, 2018

An essential piece of equipment at the Mariners Centre in Yarmouth needs to be replaced. One of two Zamboni's, which cleans and smoothes the ice surfaces at the two rinks is starting to rack up...

Post date: February 02, 2018

Shelburne residents are being urged to attend an upcoming meeting on policing. The town is looking at having the Bridgewater Police Service replace the RCMP to save money. A proposal was...

Post date: February 02, 2018

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