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RCMP in Barrington are trying to track down those responsible for vandalism along the boardwalk. Several light poles and fixtures have been targetted causing substantial damage. Investigators have no...

Post date: August 19, 2010

A labor dispute between Farmers Dairy and its unionized workers may be coming to an end. A tentative agreement has been reached between the company and Local 40N of the Communications and Energy...

Post date: August 19, 2010

A South Shore coastal conservancy group has bought half of an island and hopes to be able to buy the rest so that West Ironbound Island will be protected forever. The 57-hectare island is off the...

Post date: August 19, 2010

It's a sign of movement.. Paul Belliveau, Chair of the Lunenburg County Lifestyle Centre says they'll be putting up a new sign near the site off York Street this afternoon at 2 o'clock. Belliveau...

Post date: August 18, 2010

The federal government is committing 4.9 million dollars to help with the refit of the Bluenose II. Prime Minister Stephen Harper made the announcement at the Fisheries Museum of the Atlantic...

Post date: August 18, 2010

Locked out CEP workers want to send a message to Farmers Dairy Cooperative and they're shouting it in the streets.The local employees rallied with fellow union members in downtown Halifax today in a...

Post date: August 18, 2010

The Mounties have made a number of arrests after street fighting in Lunenburg between two groups of youths sent one young person to hospital. The R-C-M-P responded to a call at around 10:20 last...

Post date: August 18, 2010

Region of Queens Council has approved a capital investment plan for the next five years through 2014/15. Mayor John Leefe says Municipalities must submit a five year plan to be eligible to receive...

Post date: August 17, 2010

Prime Minister Steven Harper has a full day of activities lined up for a visit to Nova Scotia. Following an announcement at the Michelin Tire Plan in Waterville this morning, the P.M. heads for the...

Post date: August 17, 2010

The Region of Queens is helping the Liverpool Fire Fighters Association to purchase a new fire rescue vehicle from Ontario. Municipal Council has approved a draft loan of 197 thousand 41 dollars to...

Post date: August 17, 2010

Three people accused of setting a fire that destroyed the old Risser's General Store in West Dublin several weeks ago are beginning to move through the court system. One of them has been remanded...

Post date: August 17, 2010

The winning tender will soon be announced for the construction of Queens Place. Six bids have been received and Region of Queens Municipal Council had hoped to announce the award at Monday's council...

Post date: August 16, 2010

The Region of Queens Municipality has amended its Land-Use By-law to allow row house and group dwellings in the Liverpool Waterfront C-4 Zone. Mayor John Leefe says an application was submitted to...

Post date: August 16, 2010

The design of the Halifax 2011 Canada Games medals was revealed today, (August 16th). The unveiling took place at Saint Mary's University, where medal designers Marlon Solis and Amber Whyley studied...

Post date: August 16, 2010

2010 LOCKEPORT SEA DERBY WINNERS:YOUTH LARGEST MACKEREL(Scott Smith)YOUTH LARGEST GROUND FISH(Amanda Roy)ADULT LARGEST MACKEREL(Andre Fiske)ADULT LARGEST GROUND FISH(Ingrid Cheshire)LARGEST SHARK(...

Post date: August 16, 2010

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