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The Digby to Saint John ferry will be out of service later this month for maintenance. The 'Fundy Rose' will undergo work described by Bay Ferries's CEO as "capital projects". Mark MacDonald...

Post date: January 12, 2018

New year, new you.A popular new years resolution is to start going to the gym.But it's a resolution most end up pushing aside.Co-owner of the lynds Den Mike Lynds says they see an increase in...

Post date: January 12, 2018

The Town of Clark's harbour wants to breathe new life into one of its historic buildings, the Seaside Heritage Hall. The town purchased the building in 2000 and major renovations were done on the...

Post date: January 12, 2018

Nova Scotian film crews are working drastically fewer hours.Numbers released this week by the the union representing film workers, show crews are working less than half the hours they were before...

Post date: January 11, 2018

In the aftermath of the tragic fire in Pubnico Head, members of the community are being offered a way to help deal with the grief. Four children died and the entire region is gripped in sadness...

Post date: January 11, 2018

Like last week, don't expect a big change in gas prices this week. The utility and review board makes its weekly price adjustment at midnight. Senior petroleum analyst for Gasbuddy.com, Dan...

Post date: January 11, 2018

Lobster and beer seems like a great combo but what about lobster in beer?Hell Bay Brewing Company has just started a small batch of lobster beer to help celebrate the second annual South Shore...

Post date: January 11, 2018

A fixture on Bridgewater's King Street is closing its doors.Rofihe's Menswear has been located on the corner of Dominion for over 90 years.Current owner Jim Rofihe's grandfather opened...

Post date: January 10, 2018

Photo: Education Minister Zach Churchill speaks at an announcement today of a deal between the province and federal government on child care support. Churchill is joined by Minister of Families,...

Post date: January 10, 2018

The Superintendent of the Tri-County Regional School Board says attendance is up this school year. Paul Ash says the attendance rates have shown steady improvement since the inception of the new...

Post date: January 10, 2018

Greenfield Fire Department's hall was damaged during last week's storm.Moyal Conrad, chief of the department, says after losing shingles on the roof, water leaked into the building."Rain...

Post date: January 10, 2018

A two vehicle crash on Highway 10 yesterday involved a Bridgewater Police car.Around 4:45 last evening, a Bridgewater Police Service vehicle collided with a pickup truck on Hwy. 10 near Pine Grove....

Post date: January 10, 2018

The Region of Queens Municipality has hired a new Chief Administrative Officer.Mayor David Dagley says Chris McNeill's 25 years in government will be an asset to the municipality.He says McNeill...

Post date: January 10, 2018

The Nova Scotia Medical Examiner Service has concluded its involvement at the scene of the fatal fire in Pubnico Head. In an email to Acadia News, the Service says the next steps include...

Post date: January 10, 2018

Argyle Municipal council held a moment of silence last night for the four children who died in the weekend fire in Pubnico Head. Everyone attending last night's regular council meeting stood...

Post date: January 10, 2018

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