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Government's plan for a better life for Nova Scotians and their families was outlined today, Sept. 17, in the speech from the throne, which focused on keeping the promises made to Nova Scotians."Nova...

Post date: September 18, 2009

Grabbing a female clerk's breast and making inappropriate remarks has landed a Hebb's Cross man probation for a year. Fifty-seven year old Donald Warden Tanner received a suspended sentence and was...

Post date: September 17, 2009

A Bridgewater man who was arrested and returned from Calgary will remain behind bars until his next court appearance October 7th. Twenty-two year old Cory Kyle Langille is facing nine charges...

Post date: September 17, 2009

A well-known Bridgewater business owner has passed away in Halifax. Carl Frederick Streatch was 76. The former resident of Petite Riviere and Greenbay, passed away on yesterday (September 15th) at...

Post date: September 16, 2009

Residents from all but three apartments were allowed back home last night, less than twelve hours after a fire in a building on North Street in Bridgewater. The Red Cross had temporarily opened a...

Post date: September 16, 2009

They were in the skies over Lunenburg county on the annual Marihuana Eradication program. RCMP say there were around 100 marihuana plants seized County-wide during an operation carried out yesterday...

Post date: September 16, 2009

Some of the building's fifty-or-so tenants are staying with family and friends after this morning's fire. About 15 were brought over to the Bridgewater Branch of the Royal Canadian Legion. A Red...

Post date: September 15, 2009

Traffic is being detoured between LaHave Street and Aberdeen Road this hour. Firefighters are wrapping up at the scene of an apartment building fire that caused smoke and water damage to the...

Post date: September 15, 2009

The days are slipping past. The Lunenburg Queens Business Excellence Awards will be held on Thursday, September 24th at the Days Inn in Bridgewater.Reception at 6:00 and dinner and awards...

Post date: September 15, 2009

Bridgewater Town Council is being asked to ban the use of lawn pesticides and go with an all green lawn care policy. In a letter to Council, Kathi Petersen says putting such a policy in place would...

Post date: September 15, 2009

The land swap has been completed now the next step is underway for a new housing development in the Town of Bridgewater. Five, three-storey multi-unit residential buildings with a total of 135...

Post date: September 15, 2009

Prime Minister Stephen Harper issued the following statement on the death of a Canadian soldier in Afghanistan:“It is with great regret that I extend my condolences, and those of all Canadians, to...

Post date: September 14, 2009

One Canadian soldier was killed and four injured when an improvised explosive device detonated near their armoured vehicle on a road in Panwjai District. The incident occurred approximately 10...

Post date: September 14, 2009

The money is in the bank. And now they're getting ready to start swinging hammers for the Habitat for Humanity project in Queens. Organizers exceeded their goal of raising 60-thousand dollars to...

Post date: September 14, 2009

A public washroom for the Village of Chester is one step closer. The Village Commission recently unveiled plans for a new washroom at the Lido Pool at a cost of about 70 thousand dollars. Chester...

Post date: September 14, 2009

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