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The increased price of lobster per pound in the region is having an impact on sandwiches at popular fast food restaurants.McDonald's has announced it will not be offering the McLobster sandwich...

Post date: June 06, 2017

Organizers of Bridgewater's Relay for Life event are grinning from ear to ear.The six-hour event on Friday night at the South Shore Exhibition Grounds has raised $29,585 so far with donations...

Post date: June 06, 2017

73 years ago, 14,000 Canadian soldiers participated in Operation Overlord, better known as D-Day - the Allied Invasion of Nazi Occupied Western Europe.Shortly before 8 in the morning, thousands of...

Post date: June 06, 2017

Some new and familiar faces will be in the water representing Canada in the International Dory Races.Trials were held Saturday in Lunenburg Harbour.John Ernst and Josh Bell will once again serve as...

Post date: June 06, 2017

Events were held across the region and it wrapped up on Sunday. There were lobster suppers, dances, lobster shucking and fishermen competitions and sporting events. Anna Kenney, recreation...

Post date: June 06, 2017

Lunenburg will be celebrating its 264th birthday this week.Events are planned throughout the town including numerous open houses at museums and area businesses, a rum and chowder social, and the 5km...

Post date: June 06, 2017

In a shocking move last week, U.S. President Donald Trump announced America will withdraw from the Paris Climate Agreement. Nearly 200 nations signed the deal in 2015 as a global agreement to...

Post date: June 06, 2017

Ballots will be recounted in Chester - St. Margaret's.The NDP candidate, Denise Peterson-Rafuse, has filed for one after the incumbent lost to Liberal candidate Hugh MacKay in the May 30...

Post date: June 05, 2017

A man was not hurt after an ultralight plane crashed shortly after takeoff at the South Shore Regional Airport in Queens CountyThe incident happened around 12:00 this afternoon in Greenfield.The...

Post date: June 05, 2017

RCMP in Nova Scotia aren't playing around with drones.Drones are being used for collision reconstruction, to document major crime scenes and, to some extent, for search and rescue.But drone...

Post date: June 05, 2017

The NSSAF Track and Field Provincials were held in Dartmouth over the weekend.Here are some of the top results from schools in our area:Nick Landry of Bridgewater Junior-Senior High won the...

Post date: June 05, 2017

A tractor trailer dumped its load of lobster across Highway 103 early Saturday morning.RCMP Staff Sergeant Derek Smith says the driver swerved to avoid an animal near the Port Mouton exit and lost...

Post date: June 05, 2017

The Shelburne County Island Traps Schooners swept their season opening doubleheader in Truro yesterday. Tristan Reede pitched well in his Schooners debut in a 4-1 Game 1 victory. Shelburne's...

Post date: June 05, 2017

A popular political cartoonist from Nova Scotia has released a new book to help define what it means to be Canadian.'You Might Be From Canada If...' by Michael de Adder draws on many proud...

Post date: June 05, 2017

There's a new top cop in Shelburne.Sergeant Mike O'Callaghan is the new Detachment Commander for Shelburne RCMP.While the 20 year veteran's career has included stops in General Duty...

Post date: June 05, 2017

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