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The Yarmouth Junior A Mariners are still perfect through three games. Their latest victory was a 6-2 decision over the Summerside Western Capitals in front of 1,200 fans at Mariners Centre tonight...

Post date: September 22, 2017

Teaming up out west to send a message.Calgary Mayor Naheed Nenshi and Saint John Mayor Don Darling hosting a joint news conference to talk about their support for Energy East.The project seems...

Post date: September 22, 2017

Cyclists from around the world will be in the Municipality of Clare this weekend. Over 900 will take part in the Gran Fondo Baie St. Marie starting Sunday at 8:30am. There are nearly 200...

Post date: September 22, 2017

Women in Nova Scotia now have more affordable access to the abortion pill.Government announced it will be picking up the tab on Mifegymiso, a drug combination taken to medically terminate an early...

Post date: September 22, 2017

The Department of Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal says there's been a delay in starting work on a bridge in Ste-Anne-du-Ruisseau. The structure on the Eel Lake Road requires a major...

Post date: September 22, 2017

The cause has yet to be determined after a fire at a multi-unit building in Yarmouth County late yesterday afternoon. Yarmouth, Part Maitland and Lake Vaughn departments responded to 10 Dearman...

Post date: September 22, 2017

The Green Energy Committee says two 50 kilowatt small wind turbines in Wellington have generated 30 percent more clean electricity than projected over the last 12 months. Chair Neil MacKenzie says...

Post date: September 22, 2017

Thursday night, council identified the block bounding First, Second, Collins and Alma Streets as the location. For many years, location of a new centre has been a contentious issue. The...

Post date: September 22, 2017

It's soon going to cost more to take a taxi in the town of Yarmouth. Council approved a rate increase last night. From 6am to midnight, it will cost $8, up from $6.50. From midnight to 6am,...

Post date: September 22, 2017

A litre of regular self-serve is selling for $1.09.2 cents a litre in parts of Yarmouth County. That's a drop of of 6.7 cents. Diesel also went down by just under 3 cents and is selling for $1...

Post date: September 22, 2017

Multiple fire departments responded to a blaze at an apartment complex in Yarmouth County this afternoon. It was at 10 Dearman Drive off Main Shore Road. Witness Emma Comeau tells Acadia News...

Post date: September 21, 2017

Another closure at the emergency department in Shelburne. The department at Roseway Hospital will be closed tomorrow from 6am-2pm. The Nova Scotia Health Authority says this is once again due...

Post date: September 21, 2017

**Updated September 22 at 10:00amIt was a rowdy opening to the fall session of the legislature. Hundreds of people from several unions gathered outside Province House to protest Bill 148. ...

Post date: September 21, 2017

The superintendent of the Tri-County Regional School Board is commending public health for quickly identifying and treating a student with infectious tuberculosis.The student, whose identity and...

Post date: September 21, 2017

The Nova Scotia Community College has received the largest private donation in its history.The Sobeys family is giving $6.5 million to benefit campuses across the province.Four million dollars will...

Post date: September 21, 2017

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