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2009-04-20 09:11:28Employees at Bowater Mersey Paper Company are heading back to work on today following a five-week shutdown.  So far though, Union officials aren't commenting until they get more...

Post date: April 20, 2009

2009-04-20 05:45:09The Bridgewater and Area Chamber of Commerce recently made presentations before two councils seeking input of their budgets.  Chamber President Craig Collins told both the...

Post date: April 20, 2009

2009-04-20 05:44:12No  hints at what's to come in the budget for the Municipality of Lunenburg, but Mayor Don Downe says it's going to be a challenge. Downe says the Municipality has a new working...

Post date: April 20, 2009

2009-04-17 12:11:51Shelburne's MLA is urging the MacDonald government to commit to an extension of a ban on drilling on Georges Bank.Sterling Belliveau accuses the Conservatives of ignoring the...

Post date: April 17, 2009

2009-04-17 05:43:49He's spent 29 years serving the community with the RCMP. Thursday night, Mark Furey is heading down a different road as he enters politics. The Staff Sergeant with the Lunenburg...

Post date: April 17, 2009

2009-04-17 05:41:23Community members are working at helping a young couple from Queens county who lost everything in a fire.  Firefighters will be setting up to accept donations of clothing and other...

Post date: April 17, 2009

2009-04-17 05:42:25The Federal Government has come through with funding for the proposed Queens Place Recreation and Community Centre.  South Shore/St. Margaret's MP Gerald Keddy made the...

Post date: April 17, 2009

2009-04-15 12:08:59A young family of three is staying with family after a fire destroyed their home in Pleasant River.  The North Queens Fire Association called on mutual aid from Liverpool and...

Post date: April 15, 2009

2009-04-15 06:10:44The Town of Lunenburg is getting a new Primary to Grade 9 school. The location, yet to be determined will replace the Lunenburg Academy, the town's  junior high school, Centre...

Post date: April 15, 2009

2009-04-15 06:08:46Good news for the Town of Lunenburg..not so good for Liverpool. Premier Rodney Macdonald and Education Minister Judy Streatch announced nearly 32 million in new construction and...

Post date: April 15, 2009

2009-04-14 10:35:59Premier Rodney MacDonald and Education Minister Judy Streatch announced a three-hundred-and-seven million-dollar school construction-and-renovation program today.  Eight leading-...

Post date: April 14, 2009

2009-04-14 10:26:25A Shelburne county business owner is one of this year's nominees for the Entrepreneur of the Year Award for 2009.  The Entrepreneurs with Disabilities Network will hand out the...

Post date: April 14, 2009

2009-04-13 10:33:54For some in the Bridgewater area, it is a memorial to a young life taken too soon.  And for some of her family, it's a painful reminder of how Karissa Boudreau's life ended.  In...

Post date: April 13, 2009

2009-04-13 05:43:40A former political commentator turned politician will be the special guest at an upcoming nomination meeting on the south shore.  Senator Mike Duffy is the guest speaker coming up...

Post date: April 13, 2009

2009-04-09 11:30:23With hundreds dead and thousands injured a world away, Atlantic Canadians looking to help in Italy are getting a chance to do that through the Red Cross.  Now that the Italian Red...

Post date: April 09, 2009

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