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A number of provincial government employees will take a dip in three harbours today. Their goal is to raise awareness and funds for the annual United Way workplace campaign. More than 50...

Post date: September 08, 2017

Ten firefighters and an auxillary member from Lunenburg will remember number 65 this weekend in Ottawa.The number belonged to Jeff Lilly who died of Leukemia last December at age 43.His name will be...

Post date: September 08, 2017

It will take some time before the fate of Petite Riviere Elementary School is known.Justice Christa Brothers did not make a decision in Halifax Supreme Court yesterday during the judicial review...

Post date: September 08, 2017

Barrington RCMP are asking for the public's help in identifying a man. Police say there was an incident at a restaurant on Highway 330 in Barrington Passage on Tuesday at 5:30pm. The male...

Post date: September 07, 2017

Two groups are appearing before a judge today to challenge the closure of a South Shore school.The Municipality of Lunenburg is joining the Greater Petite Area Community Association to appeal South...

Post date: September 07, 2017

Bridgewater Police have arrested a man in connection with a number of break-ins in the town.Twenty-four year-old Matthew Max Knickle of Bridgewater faces several charges for theft, possession of...

Post date: September 07, 2017

(Photo: Nova Scotia Gov. Twitter) The province has obtained membership benefits with the Canadian Chamber of Commerce in Shanghai, China. In a release, the government says this will drive...

Post date: September 07, 2017

Residents of Big Tancook Island in Lunenburg County are known for their resourcefulness and resilience.You can add community spirit to that list.The island, which sits at the outer edge of Mahone Bay...

Post date: September 07, 2017

Sailors from around the globe have made their way to the Lunenburg Yacht Club.The 2017 Sonar World Championships are underway until Sunday.More than 20 boats are involved including Nova Scotians...

Post date: September 07, 2017

The Canadian Red Cross is asking Canadians to help with relief efforts in the Caribbean.Hurricane Irma, a category 5 blowing with wind speeds up to 300 km/h, is expected to impact 31 million people....

Post date: September 07, 2017

You can add an Oscar to the growing list of accomplishments for Donald Sutherland.The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced the 82-year-old Canadian actor who grew up in Bridgewater...

Post date: September 07, 2017

Lots of rain could be on the way for the South Shore and Tri-Counties.Environment Canada has issued a special weather statement for our region.The weather agency says a developing low pressure system...

Post date: September 07, 2017

Six Lunenburg County teens who pleaded guilty to sharing intimate images of more than 20 girls without consent were given conditional discharges.Judge Paul Scovil handed down the sentences early this...

Post date: September 06, 2017

When kids return to Bridgewater Elementary tomorrow morning they should have a new place to play.Marcy Rogers is one of the teachers spearheading the effort to build the new playground.She says...

Post date: September 06, 2017

The leader of Nova Scotia's New Democratic Party calls government's pledge to pay the technical training fees for apprentices a good start.Gary Burrill says he's glad to see the province...

Post date: September 06, 2017

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