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Representatives of the Towns of Shelburne and Bridgewater continue to discuss a proposal from Bridgewater to provide dedicated policing services to Shelburne. Mayor Karen Mattatal says she and...

Post date: January 09, 2018

The saga of the Farley Mowatt may finally be over for the Town of Shelburne. Although the derelict vessel was towed out of the town's port in July of last year to be sold as scrap, it was, for...

Post date: January 09, 2018

Motorists in the Tri Counties are being warned of severe black ice conditions this morning. Tony Hall from the Department of Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal in Clare says the black ice...

Post date: January 09, 2018

A house fire in Yarmouth County that claimed the lives of four children is not suspicious. The Nova Scotia RCMP Major Crimes Unit has conducted a preliminary investigation into the fatal fire in...

Post date: January 08, 2018

The Fundy Commander will sail again. The fishing vessel caught fire on January 4 at Lobster Rock Wharf in Yarmouth. Firefighters tried to save the dragger but storm-force winds and bitterly...

Post date: January 08, 2018

Investigators are trying piece together the events that led to the tragic deaths of four Yarmouth County children in a weekend house fire. RCMP say at least two people escaped the flames but their...

Post date: January 08, 2018

If you purchased bread from Loblaw Corporation between 2001 and 2015, you are now able to register for for a $25 gift card, being offered by the Company.Loblaw recently admitted to a bread price...

Post date: January 08, 2018

If you would like to help homeless youth in the Tri-Counties then SHYFT Youth Services can help keep your head, hands and feet warm. The 2018 annual 'Raising The Roof' is underway. Executive...

Post date: January 08, 2018

Four children have died after a house fire in Pubnico Head, a source close to the family confirmed to Acadia News. RCMP say there were multiple fatalities as the result of an overnight fire in...

Post date: January 07, 2018

RCMP have confirmed that there were multiple fatalities as the result of a house fire. Spokesperson Cpl. Jennifer Clarke said the RCMP received a 911 call at 12:13 this morning of a house fire on...

Post date: January 07, 2018

A group of people came together to try to help a beached dolphin yesterday.Local lobsterman, Victor Brannen was among them.He says his nephew spotted the Atlantic white-sided dolphin on Stoney Island...

Post date: January 06, 2018

One type of mustard is being recalled because it may contain glass. Loblaws is recalling 180-millilitre jars of PC Black Label brand Sweet Chipotle Prepared Mustard with an expiry date of April...

Post date: January 06, 2018

The storm made quite a racket at the Lunenburg Academy Thursday night.The building is undergoing renovations and the outside is surrounded by scaffolding.During the storm, the south side of the...

Post date: January 05, 2018

Roads across the region are returning to normal following the stormGlen Strang, Area Manager with the Department of Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal says crews have been out salting all...

Post date: January 05, 2018

As of January 1 Canada joined dozens of countries that have banned plastic microbeads in products.Products containing microbeads can no longer be imported or manufactured in Canada.However, there is...

Post date: January 05, 2018

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