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Yarmouth Life Skills is one of many organizations which can access adult day programs that they may not have been able to in the past. The province announced organizations can apply for a portion...

Post date: December 13, 2017

(Peggy Boudreau making presentation to Argyle Municipal Council Tues night-CJLS News photo) The Senior's Safety Program in Yarmouth County currently has 270 active clients. The program...

Post date: December 13, 2017

The Municipality of Argyle wants improved ambulance service for residents of the Pubnico area. The council says Emergency Medical Care Incorporated has downgraded the priority status of the base...

Post date: December 13, 2017

(Argyle council discusses Yarmouth Curling Club funding request Tuesday night-CJLS News photo) The Municipality of Argyle has agreed to provide some funding to the struggling Yarmouth Curling...

Post date: December 13, 2017

The federal government has reached an agreement with the provinces and territories on how cannabis tax revenues will be split.An initial fifty-fifty proposal was not well received by the provinces...

Post date: December 12, 2017

The Municipality of Argyle is into detailed planning for it's new administration building. Wild Salt Architecture of Hubbards are designing the new facility. The new building will be located in...

Post date: December 12, 2017

Additional charges have been laid against a Yarmouth County man in relation to a shooting incident last month. 32-year-old Nicholas Ashton Mullen of Pembroke originally faced charges of Attempted...

Post date: December 12, 2017

The 2017 Steve Brewer Memorial Basketball Tournament was held at Yarmouth High on Friday and Saturday. The host YCMHS Senior Girls Vikings went 1-2. In their first game Friday afternoon, they...

Post date: December 11, 2017

We talk to Karen DeWolfe from the Nova Scotia SPCA about the changes to the Yarmouth shelter. We speak with Dr. Sarah Shea of the Nova Scotia Independent Commission on Inclusive Education. Gary...

Post date: December 11, 2017

The Salvation Army in Yarmouth is halfway to reaching its Christmas season fund raising goal. Captain Mike Mailman says the combined goal from the Kettle and Letter campaigns is $100,000....

Post date: December 11, 2017

(file photo-CJLS) The mayor of Yarmouth says towns and municipalities should be able to share in the profits generated from the sale of marijuana when it becomes legal next July. The...

Post date: December 11, 2017

The following are local sports results sent into our newsroom over the weekend. You can send us your sports scores to [email protected] YARMOUTH COUNTY MINOR HOCKEY ASSOCIATION: BANTAM...

Post date: December 11, 2017

In Valley High School Hockey League weekend action: On Friday, the Yarmouth High Girls Vikings shutout Bridgetown 2-0, with goals from Hallie Moore and Saige Breton, and Caileigh White was in net...

Post date: December 11, 2017

The Yarmouth Food Bank is currently helping approximately 700 families. The numbers are about at par with last year. Food Bank Society chair Rev. Bill Newell says donations of food and grocery...

Post date: December 11, 2017

Yarmouth Life Skills is celebrating 10 years in the community. They provide a day program for post-school aged adults with intellectual disabilities. The Yarmouth Life Skills program is a one...

Post date: December 11, 2017

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