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Where has the rum gone?Ironworks Distillery is aging barrels of rum on a boat, moored in Lunenburg Harbour - something Lynn MacKay, co-owner of the distillery calls "Lunenburg's worst kept...

Post date: January 05, 2018

The Nova Scotia Health Authority is advising citizens that the emergency department at Roseway Hospital in Shelburne will close for 14 hours over the weekend. The closure will begin Sunday at 6pm...

Post date: January 05, 2018

There are still thousands without without power as a result of the first storm of the year. Temperatures are dropping through the afternoon. Fierce winds caused extensive damage to electrical...

Post date: January 05, 2018

The 70-foot fishing vessel 'Fundy Commander' is a loss after fire broke out in the engine room last night. Firefighters were called to Lobster Rock Wharf shortly after 10pm. Yarmouth...

Post date: January 05, 2018

A boat on fire along Yarmouth's waterfront is still burning. Firefighters were called to the Lobster Rock Wharf late last night. The fishing vessel Fundy Commander is listing heavily with smoke...

Post date: January 05, 2018

Over 135,000 Nova Scotians are waking up without power this morning.Yesterday's storm has resulted in almost 1,700 outages.Winds forecasted at up to 140 km/h knocked down trees and caused damage...

Post date: January 05, 2018

Roseway Hospital's emergeny department will re-open tonight at 8. Physician coverage has been found for tonight and overnight. Yesterday, the Nova Scotia Health Authority announced the...

Post date: January 04, 2018

Did you prepare for today's storm ? Nova Scotia's Emergency Management Office hopes so. And with any severe event, they have been reaching out people through the traditional media, Twitter and...

Post date: January 04, 2018

Nova Scotia Power is warning its customers to be prepared for lengthy power outages as a result of hurricane-force winds caused by today's storm. It says damage to its infrastructure will be...

Post date: January 04, 2018

The Canadian Red Cross is recruiting.The aid agency is looking for volunteers to help people affected by residential fires, ice or wind storms, prolonged power outages, storm surges and flash floods....

Post date: January 04, 2018

With another winter storm approaching, SHAID Tree Animal Shelter says it's best to keep pets indoors.In rural communities, many let their cats outside but Harold Rowsell, manager at the shelter,...

Post date: January 04, 2018

Preparations for tomorrow's big storm continue. Nova Scotia Power says they are rolling out the biggest pre-storm mobilization of personnel and resources in the company's history. This...

Post date: January 03, 2018

Winter driving can be a real hassle. Sometimes, it can take longer to get to where you're going. Even if you're late, it's important to make sure your vehicle is snow free. Corporal Dal...

Post date: January 03, 2018

Another emergency department closure in Shelburne. The department at Roseway Hospital will be closed tomorrow at 6am until Friday at 8am. Once again, physician availability is the cause....

Post date: January 03, 2018

The MLA for Lunenburg West says one of the special moments of 2017 was creating policy to allow victims of sexual assault better access to justice.Mark Furey is also Justice Minister and says a...

Post date: January 03, 2018

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