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Bridgewater Skatepark's official opening party saw people of all ages come out to try their wheels on the new facility yesterday.Some of those people were teens when they started to push for a...

Post date: July 15, 2018

A single vehicle collision has claimed the life of a 57-year-old Clarks Harbour man.RCMP say they responded to the accident on Highway 103 at around 10:30 PM last night.A 2009 Toyota Corolla left the...

Post date: July 15, 2018

The Nova Scotia Health Authority voted unanimously yesterday to open their meetings up to the public.NSHA has six meetings a year and have proposed making four of them public.MLA Tammy Martin, the...

Post date: July 14, 2018

One person is dead after a fatal collision in Lunenburg County today.Lunenburg District RCMP responded to a two vehicle collision on the Forties Road in New Ross at around 1 p.m.The collision claimed...

Post date: July 13, 2018

The recent release of a study into the impacts of a fish farm in Port Mouton Bay has fishermen calling for the site to be dismantled.It was published in the international journal Marine Ecology...

Post date: July 13, 2018

The CAT ferry could be moving from Portland to Bar Harbor, Maine next season. Bay Ferries submitted a proposal to Bar Harbor town council yesterday to set up operations there in time for the 2019...

Post date: July 13, 2018

Two Lunenburg County men are facing drug related charges following a 4 month long investigation into the trafficking of Cocaine.On Tuesday, RCMP stopped a vehicle in Oakhill just before midnight and...

Post date: July 13, 2018

A Blue Rocks Businessman is turning an idle hobby into donations.The first annual Nova Scotia Rock skipping competition is being organized by Pleasant Paddling's Karl Marsters.He has put together...

Post date: July 13, 2018

The five provincial Progressive Conservative leadership candidates squared off in a debate last night in Tusket. It was held at the theatre behind Par-en-bas school. Acadia News spoke to each...

Post date: July 13, 2018

Greyhound's decision to scrap bus service in a big chunk of western Canada and in Northern Ontario is having impacts at the other end of the country.The owner of Maritime Bus is concerned about...

Post date: July 12, 2018

Recent events in Thailand that saw 12 members of a children's soccer team and their coach trapped under ground in a flooded cave for almost two weeks, are a good reminder that things can take a...

Post date: July 12, 2018

After several rallies and impassioned letters, the South Shore has its midwifery program back.The program was suspended in early 2018 after one of the two positions fell vacant and the other midwife...

Post date: July 12, 2018

Ten new medical residency spaces in Dalhousie University’s Family Medicine Residency Training Program have been created across the province, including one in Southwest Nova Scotia.That brings...

Post date: July 11, 2018

The province is sending firefighters to aid Ontario and Quebec in controlling forest fires.A 20-person crew from the Department of Lands and Forestry will leave Halifax for Sudbury tomorrow.The crew...

Post date: July 11, 2018

The Canadian Hurricane Centre says Tropical Storm Chris reached Hurricane Status last night around supper time and continues to track toward Atlantic Canada.But there's some good news for Nova...

Post date: July 11, 2018

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