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The Weekender for Sunday, May 21, 2017. This week, Y95-CJLS News Director Gary Nickerson sits down with a number of guests to talk pressing issues heading into the May 30th provincial election...

Post date: May 23, 2017

(Contributed Photo) Yarmouth's Bryan Hipson had another solid finish at the Bluenose Marathon in Halifax Sunday. The defending champ placed third overall with a time at just over two...

Post date: May 23, 2017

A popular event is returning to our region on June 3rd. It's the seventh annual Argyle and Yarmouth Geocaching event. One of the organizers Harry Frost explains what geocaching involves using...

Post date: May 23, 2017

Canadian airlines are allowed to keep pilots in the air for up to 17 hours straight without a nap.Pilots are now speaking out because they believe that standard is unreasonable.Captain Matt Hogan...

Post date: May 23, 2017

A fire alarm at the Yarmouth Regional Hospital this morning had staff wondering if the evacuation plan might have to be put in motion. That didn't happen and fortunately there was so fire. The...

Post date: May 23, 2017

The Western Regional Enterprise Network is one of 27 organizations across Canada to adopt the Connector program. It targets people who want to grow their career in the Western Region, from Digby...

Post date: May 23, 2017

Three Shelburne County men are facing charges following an RCMP investigation into an alleged lobster theft and fraud case. In a release police say the three individuals were charged following a...

Post date: May 23, 2017

An actor who played an iconic role on the big screen has passed away.Sir Roger Moore, one of seven actors who portrayed James Bond, has died in Switzerland after a short battle with cancer.In a...

Post date: May 23, 2017

The warden of the municipality of Barrington says some people have lost respect for their community. Eddie Nickerson is referring to amount of litter people toss out along roads and highways....

Post date: May 23, 2017

The chairman and CEO of Bay Ferries says advanced bookings on the Cat ferry are very encouraging. The numbers are up five-fold compared to this time last year for the Yarmouth to Portland service...

Post date: May 23, 2017

A vigil will be held tonight in Manchester, for those killed in a terrorist attack at an Arena.Please join us for a vigil at Albert Square at 6pm tonight. We are grieving today, but we are strong. @...

Post date: May 23, 2017

The Bay Ferries vessel arrived in Yarmouth Sunday morning from South Carolina for the first time in 2017. The sailing season to Portland, Maine begins May 31st.

Post date: May 23, 2017

A 23 year old man has been arrested in connection with the explosion at the Manchester Arena last night.The death toll has risen to 22, and there are 59 who were injured.  Officials now say that...

Post date: May 22, 2017

A lack of physicians means the emergency department of the Digby hospital will be closed today. The ER closed it's doors at 6 a.m. and isn't expected to reopen until 8 this evening. The health...

Post date: May 22, 2017

As many people enjoy the Victoria Day long weekend, it's worth pointing out the origins of the holiday.The May 24 long weekend is named in honour of Queen Victoria, the ruler of the British...

Post date: May 21, 2017

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