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People in the South Shore are digging out after the latest winter storm to hit our region brought high wind and plenty of snow.Wind gusts reached 105 kilometres an hour and upwards of 70 centimetres...

Post date: February 14, 2017

Now Lunenburg County is using a cross-country tour to 'toot their own horn' and hopefully attract people back to the area.Tina Hennigar will be traveling with a camper to visit small and...

Post date: February 13, 2017

MLA's from across Nova Scotia braved the weather to get to Halifax today. They had no choice. Premier Stephen McNeil asked the Speaker to recall the House of Assembly. At 2pm today, McNeil...

Post date: February 13, 2017

Power outages in Shelburne County have prompted the setup of a comfort centre.The Lockeport Fire Hall is open With estimated restoration times as late as tomorrow evening, Councillor Dayle Eshelby...

Post date: February 13, 2017

Talks between the Chronicle Herald and the Halifax Typographical Union have broken down. The two sides broke off the week-long negotiations on Thursday. Dave Wilson, lead negotiator for the...

Post date: February 13, 2017

Nova Scotia Power says persistent blizzard conditions are making it difficult for crews to reach many areas.As of 12:30 p.m, there are more than three dozen outages from Lunenburg county to Shelburne...

Post date: February 13, 2017

More access to the discussion on accessibility for Nova Scotians. When the government announced Bill 59 - the Act Respecting Accessibility in Nova Scotia, it was roundly criticized for not going...

Post date: February 13, 2017

A program that helps underprivileged kids access extracurricular activities has run out of money. Janice Rand helps run P.R.O. Kids for the Municipality of Lunenburg. She says there's no money...

Post date: February 13, 2017

The Charlie's Pizza South Shore Mustangs lost 8-2 to the Halifax McDonalds.Dylan Crews and Kayden Nickerson scored.The Mustangs are back on the ice Thursday at home against the Valley Wildcats.

Post date: February 13, 2017

A Bridgewater curling team took home top spot this weekend in the Under-15 provincials in Liverpool.Team Nodding, made up of Katelyn Nodding, Abby Rafuse, Emma Nauss and Claire Freeman, won the girls...

Post date: February 13, 2017

High winds and snow has caused a shut down of schools and businesses in the South Shore.Environment Canada has issued storm surge and blizzard warnings.Snow started around 11 p.m. last night and the...

Post date: February 13, 2017

If you're flying solo this Valentine's Day South Shore Public Library wants to set you up on a blind date...with a book. Deputy Chief Librarian Jeff Mercer says they've wrapped several novels with...

Post date: February 12, 2017

PC Leader Jamie Baillie issued a statement Sunday night saying that due to the winter storm all provincial government offices in mainland Nova Scotia are closed Monday yet Premier Stephen McNeil...

Post date: February 12, 2017

A Lunenburg County family lost their home and a beloved pet in a house fire this morning. Riverport fire department answered arrived to find the house fully involved at around 8 a.m. Fire...

Post date: February 12, 2017

The O'Regan's Subaru Western Hurricanes lost 4-2 today to the Kings Mutual Valley Wildcats in Yarmouth. Checking out some @whurricanes action at Mariners Centre. Valley hangs on for a 4-2 win. pic...

Post date: February 12, 2017

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