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Since its humble beginnings nine years ago, the Yarmouth Area Community Fund has put $40,000 back into the community. It is one of more than 50 funds under the Community Foundation of Nova Scotia...

Post date: August 16, 2017

The two-hectare property is located at 28 Jarvis Street. The Yarmouth Dog Park Association president Craig Crocker says the Town's Public Works Department is expected to install a culvert on the...

Post date: August 16, 2017

(Photo: RDV 2017 Twitter) The mayor of Yarmouth says she's not disappointed that there were no Tall Ships to visit the historic seaport. Digby and Shelburne have had ships visit as part of the...

Post date: August 16, 2017

Shelburne RCMP are investigating a break and enter at a local business. Early yesterday morning between 4:40 and 5:10, police received a complaint of a break and enter at a business on Highway 103...

Post date: August 16, 2017

The Mayor of Shelburne is praising a visit from five Tall Ships to the area. Karen Mattatall says the Rendez-Vous 2017 Regatta in Shelburne Harbour drew 3,000 people to the waterfront on Monday...

Post date: August 16, 2017

Environment Canada is advising people to take caution near the coast over the next two days.Hurricane Gert is moving east toward Newfoundland with winds up to 120 kilometres an hour.It will not have...

Post date: August 15, 2017

The new school, to be built on the site of the former Junior High School at the corner of Parade and Brunswick Streets, won't be open until September of 2019. It was supposed to be open next year...

Post date: August 15, 2017

It's a sight more common in cities. But lately two RCMP motorcycle officers were a regular sight in the Yarmouth area. The officers are part of the Traffic Services Division. Cpl. Dal...

Post date: August 15, 2017

(Photo: Province of Nova Scotia Twitter) National Acadian Day celebrations are underway today. Family activities are on-going at the Acadian Museum in West Pubnico. Tonight at 7 in Ste-Anne...

Post date: August 15, 2017

(Photo: RDV 2017 Twitter) The Rendez-Vous 2017 Tall Ships Regatta continues today in Shelburne and Digby. Four ships are in Shelburne for a second straight day, with more events planned. There...

Post date: August 15, 2017

Records show government did not consult with experts before announcing their pre-primary care plan.Nova Scotia's NDP submitted a freedom of information request for any evidence Liberals spoke...

Post date: August 15, 2017

Work is expected to begin anytime to renovate a building which will be the new home for the Yarmouth Food Bank. The Food Bank Society has been renting space off of Glebe Street for 30 years....

Post date: August 15, 2017

Making the North American Free Trade Agreement more modern and progressive is Canada's goal, leading up to negotiations this week. As Canada, the U.S., and Mexico prepare for talks on...

Post date: August 14, 2017

Three men have been charged with stunting in Digby County this month. Digby RCMP say on August 5th, an 18 year old man was pulled over after his car was going 120 km/h in a 50 km/h zone on...

Post date: August 14, 2017

Digby General Hospital's emergency department will re-open tonight at 8. Originally, a closure was scheduled through today and overnight. The Nova Scotia Health Authority says physician...

Post date: August 14, 2017

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