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A decision could be made Saturday morning whether or not the lobster fishery in southwestern Nova Scotia will start on Monday in LFA 34. LFA 34 Port reps, DFO Yarmouth and Environment Canada held...

Post date: November 24, 2017

(photo contributed) A house was heavily damaged by fire Thursday afternoon in Lower East Pubnico. The bungalow was located at 66 Highway 3 near the Yarmouth-Shelburne county line. East...

Post date: November 24, 2017

A Yarmouth man is offering a $1000 reward for any information that will help get his heat pump back.Dominic d'Entremont woke up on the morning of November 20th to discover that someone had stolen...

Post date: November 23, 2017

Bridgewater Gow's Home Hardware is the best in Canada.At the 2017 Oustanding Retailer Awards it received the Best Hardware Store Award.Amanda Fancy is a sixth generation owner of Gow's, and...

Post date: November 23, 2017

The Salvation Army Christmas turkeys officially have a place to stay.For 10 years Sears stored the turkeys as part of the Hamper Program, but their doors closed earlier this year.Major Wilson Sutton...

Post date: November 23, 2017

If you drive a diesel-powered vehicle you should expect a slight price increase at the pumps Friday. The Nova Scotia Utility and Review Board makes its weekly price adjustment at midnight. Gas...

Post date: November 23, 2017

Everyone, especially fishermen, are keeping a very close watch on the marine weather forecast. On Monday, November 27 the 2017-2018 lobster season begins off southwestern Nova Scotia. That's if...

Post date: November 23, 2017

The Annual Christmas Pilgrimage and Lighting of the Trees is this weekend in Lunenburg.Trees bought and decorated by local businesses will be lit Saturday night.Money raised each year gets donated to...

Post date: November 23, 2017

The Commission on Inclusive Education held a public engagement Tuesday night. It hosted a workshop at the Yarmouth Consolidated Memorial High School. The commission is charged with taking a...

Post date: November 22, 2017

Nova Scotia's Auditor General has just released his report on the state of health care in the province.Michael Pickup focused on three areas: family doctor resourcing, mental health services and...

Post date: November 22, 2017
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It's invisible, odourless and tasteless.Radon is the second-leading cause of lung cancer in Nova Scotia.Across the province it's Radon Awareness Month and the Lung Association is doing their...

Post date: November 22, 2017

The Mayor of Shelburne says the town has lots of activities and events for the Christmas season. Tomorrow (Thursday Nov. 23) at 4:15pm there's a free family skate at the Shelburne County Arena...

Post date: November 22, 2017

It's about the safety of the kids.The annual School Bus Safety Video Contest is open to students grade primary to 12.Trish Smith with the Nova Scotia School Boards Association says they're...

Post date: November 22, 2017

A recent aerial inspection of conservation areas in our region revealed that human activity is posing no risks. Members of the Nature Conservancy of Canada boarded a helicopter yesterday to check...

Post date: November 22, 2017

It's a twist, but Bridgewater's Salvation Army is looking for help this Christmas.Each year the organization distributes over 150 turkeys.Major Wilson Sutton says the closing of the...

Post date: November 22, 2017

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