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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

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

The Warden of the Municipality of Barrington says he's pleased the government has determined what is behind some of the problems with the Cape Sable Island Causeway. The Department of...

Post date: June 20, 2018

A Lunenburg County man has been identified as the victim of a homicide in Eastern Passage.21-year-old Jamie Lee Bishop was shot and killed while walking with a female companion on Hornes Rd. at...

Post date: June 20, 2018

Controversy over a parade float at Liverpool's signature festival has brought on a wave of support for the LGBTQ community.This year marks Kim Myra's first Privateer Days parade since taking...

Post date: June 20, 2018

(photo: Facebook) A loss for Shelburne and a gain for Mahone Bay. Dylan Heide will take over as CAO for the Lunenburg County town. Shelburne Mayor Karen Mattatall says his leaving will be...

Post date: June 20, 2018

The executive director of the Tri-County Women's Centre says there's no reason children should be living in poverty in Canada. Lisanne Turner is reacting to a report by the Canadian Centre for...

Post date: June 20, 2018

With summer practically here, many folks will be heading to their cottage for the first time to get it ready for summer.With that in mind, RCMP say they typically see a rise in break and enters at...

Post date: June 20, 2018

Later this summer, the Town of Mahone Bay will have a new Chief Administrative Officer on deck.Dylan Heide steps into the role after having served as Chief Administrative Officer for the Town of...

Post date: June 20, 2018

Residents in Cumberland South will once again be represented by a Progressive Conservative.The results of Tuesday night's By-Election saw PC Candidate Tory Rushton with the majority of the votes...

Post date: June 20, 2018

The federal government is planning to severely restrict most forms of marketing for prescription opioids.This comes after Federal Health Minister Ginette Petitpas Taylor says almost 4,000 Canadians...

Post date: June 19, 2018

The Humboldt Bronco's play-by-play announcer will be be remembered this fall at NSCC.Tyler Bieber was one of 16 people killed when the team's bus collided with a transport truck.Members of...

Post date: June 19, 2018

Polls are open in the Cumberland South By-Election.Four candidates are vying to win the seat vacated by former PC Leader Jamie Baillie last fall.Larry Duschene is running for the NDP, the Liberals...

Post date: June 19, 2018

This Thursday, June 21st, 2018, is National Indigenous Peoples Day and to help celebrate, the folks at Kejimkujik National Park are holding a day long event full of various activities for all ages....

Post date: June 19, 2018

The shelves at the Bridgewater food Bank are a little fuller now thanks to a group of local volunteers.This past Saturday, June 16th, 2018 5 volunteers took to the streets on the south side of the...

Post date: June 19, 2018

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