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A new elementary school on Parade Street will be named 'Yarmouth Elementary School.' That was the recommendation of the six member School Steering Team out of a list of nine names. Also...

Post date: September 06, 2017

When the biggest hurricane ever recorded in the Atlantic ocean is about to touch down, it's best not to travel to Florida.But, that's exactly what one New Brunwicker did this week for the...

Post date: September 06, 2017

A special cruise on the weekend has been deemed a success.  On Saturday, a fundraiser was held on the Bluenose II to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Fisheries Museum of the Atlantic....

Post date: September 05, 2017

Small business owners are calling foul over proposed income tax changes.The federal government designed the changes to close tax loopholes which they say give some Canadians an advantage over others....

Post date: September 05, 2017

Getting into the trades in Nova Scotia just became easier.This morning, Labour and Advanced Education Minister Labi Kousoulis announced the province would be picking up the tab for apprentice...

Post date: September 05, 2017

The owner of the Bridgewater Petro-Canada says they'll be okay after a break and enter. Barb Kelley says her daughter opened the store on Monday morning but was shocked when she discovered...

Post date: September 05, 2017

As the end of summer nears, The Chester Art Centre is busy preparing for what's said to be it's biggest event of the season. On September 9th the centre is set to host a Canada 150 party...

Post date: September 05, 2017

The Island Trap Schooners won the Nova Scotia Intermediate AA Baseball title over the weekend. The team went 3-0 in round-robin play to take the banner at the F.A. Brannen Memorial Field in Clark'...

Post date: September 05, 2017

Nova Scotia has just added another 11 species to its list of those at risk.Among the new additions is the Monarch butterfly, which is now considered endangered.It spends winters in Mexico and summers...

Post date: September 05, 2017

A 19 year-old man has died after a single vehicle crash in Lunenburg County.RCMP say a vehicle rolled over on Conquerall Road in Conquerall Mills and struck a utility pole shortly before 6 p.m this...

Post date: September 04, 2017

Exciting news from across the pond.    The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, William and Kate, are expecting their third child.The Royals already have a son, 4 year old Prince George and...

Post date: September 04, 2017

With a new Veterans Affairs Minister comes anticipation for currently serving and retired military members. Seamus O'Reagan was sworn in last week replacing Kent Hehr who held the position...

Post date: September 03, 2017

A half a million dollars has been left on the table as the ace continues to elude Shelburne county. Four cards now remain in the River Hills Golf and Country Club Chase the Ace draw. Don...

Post date: September 03, 2017

 The price of gas is up after being adjsuted at midnight. The Nova Scotia Utility and Review Board says this is due to significant shifts in the market price of gasoline. This is the...

Post date: September 02, 2017

 Residents and workers at Hillside Pines Home for Special Care will be warmer this winter thanks to a funding announcement made today. Minister Mark Furey was at the home to share the news...

Post date: September 01, 2017

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