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Shelburne's emergency department will be closed again starting tomorrow night. The department at Roseway Hospital will close at 6pm and re-open Wednesday morning at 8. The Nova Scotia Health...

Post date: June 11, 2018

As the weather gets warmer and the ground conditions become that much drier, comes a warning from the Ministry of Natural Resources.Provincial fire crews are currently battling wildfires in Yarmouth...

Post date: June 11, 2018

Over the past 4 weeks, RCMP across Southwestern Nova Scotia have been investigating reports of counterfeit money popping up throughout Lunenburg, Kings, Annapolis and Yarmouth Counties.In a news...

Post date: June 11, 2018

(photo-Micheal 'Bull' Roberts Facebook) A former white supremacist gang member says he was brought to tears by students he's spoken with in the region, last week in Yarmouth, Shelburne and...

Post date: June 11, 2018

(photo: Roseway Hospital in Shelburne) Shelburne Mayor Karen Mattatall fears someone will die unless the province addresses the crisis in rural health care. She's referring to a woman who...

Post date: June 11, 2018

It's been five years since Spectrum Surf started in Queens.The event brings surfers and children with autism together for a day of learning and fun at Summerville Beach.Cheryl Rafuse and her...

Post date: June 10, 2018

While Queens just lost a long serving doctor, it was recently announced the area would lose one of its younger doctors as well, which is causing some worries over Liverpool's ER.Dr. David Gunn...

Post date: June 10, 2018

Hundreds of people are wishing a Liverpool doctor well as he heads into retirement.Dr. Garry Morash has been practicing family medicine for around 40 years. His practice has patient numbers in...

Post date: June 10, 2018

By the end of this year, A&W Restaurants all across North America will no longer be using plastic straws.Susan Senecal, President and CEO of A&W Canada says reducing waste from landfills is a...

Post date: June 09, 2018

Department of Fisheries and Oceans (DFO) says there is still no cause for alarm despite more dead squid sightings.We reported earlier this week that high tides brought the squid in and stranded them...

Post date: June 09, 2018

The town of Lunenburg has set out a party this weekend to mark their 265th anniversary.The town is encouraging residents to "Be A Tourist In Your Own Town".A number of historic locations...

Post date: June 08, 2018

Competitive rowers will be leaving it all out on the water this weekend.Lunenburg will host their 66th annual qualifying dory races tomorrow morning.Competitors are vying for a spot to represent...

Post date: June 08, 2018

Bridgewater's Mayor just returned from Montreal where he got a look into the future.David Mitchell was attending Michelin's Moving On conference.The event hosts representatives from towns and...

Post date: June 08, 2018

A young artist is making his mark with a new art show at the Margaret Hennigar Public Library.Twenty-five year old Laurie Finck has a talent for colour and patterns.He loves oil pastels on wood and...

Post date: June 08, 2018

Lunenburg author and co-owner of Lexicon Books, Jo Treggiari, is gearing up for a big night on Saturday.The Young Adult (YA) author will be holding the official launch of her new novel "Blood...

Post date: June 08, 2018

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