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The 12th annual Jack O'Lantern Parade was held in Yarmouth last night. Here are the top three winners: MOST SPOOKTACULAR-1st place "Alice's Tea Party Josh...

Post date: October 25, 2016

Traffic congestion on Starrs road in Yarmouth could be alleviated by the end of the week. At least to some degree. A set of lights at the intersection of Jody Shelley Drive and Starrs Road have...

Post date: October 25, 2016

The president of the Nova Scotia Teachers Union says she feels confident that a strike vote will pass.Public school teachers have until 8 p.m to vote after rejecting two tentative deals with the...

Post date: October 25, 2016

Opposition MPs have spoken out in favour of a motion addressing abandoned and derelict vessels across Canada.It was brought forward by South Shore - St. Margaret's Liberal MP, Bernadette Jordan....

Post date: October 24, 2016

Two Yarmouth County men are facing a number of charges after a mischief complaint. 19 year old Brendon Douglas James Porter of East Pubnico is charged with mischief, impaired driving, flight from...

Post date: October 24, 2016

The province is looking into making health-care facilities a safer place for staff.Premier Stephen McNeil recently announced a working group has been set up to analyze exisiting safety protocols....

Post date: October 24, 2016

Yarmouth's mayor says she's had enough of people not picking up after their dogs. Some days you can't walk very far on Yarmouth's Main Street without encountering dog feces. It's a perplexing...

Post date: October 24, 2016

As the Nova Scotia Teachers Union prepares to hold a strike vote, parents around the province are left to wonder what they will do if teachers decide to walk out.Many parents rely on the routine of...

Post date: October 24, 2016

There were loud gasps in the N.B. Court of Appeal as the Chief Justice delivered the decision that Dennis Oland's conviction in the death of his father has been quashed and a new trial has been...

Post date: October 24, 2016

The Yarmouth Junior A Mariners faced adversity for the first time this season. It was a rough weekend in New Brunswick, as the Mariners dropped games to Campbellton Friday and Miramichi Saturday...

Post date: October 24, 2016

The Yarmouth High Vikings boys hockey team dropped two games over the weekend. They were shut-out 8-0 at Northeast Kings on Friday night. Saturday at Mariners Centre, the Vikings fell 8-7 to...

Post date: October 24, 2016

The Facade Improvement Program began a couple of years ago and is designed encourages business owners in the downtown core to invest capital in sprucing up their store fronts. The town helps out...

Post date: October 24, 2016

In the coming weeks many town and municipalities will be swearing-in their new councils. The Municipality of Argyle has decided to break from the norm and hold the event at a different location...

Post date: October 24, 2016

--Tusket Ford Atom A Mariners travelled to Barrington on Saturday to play the Shelburne Flames. They lost 10-8. Scoring for the Mariners was Dominic Jacquard with 2, Lucas Cottreau with 4, Ashton...

Post date: October 24, 2016

The federal Justice Minister is introducing legislation to change the way victim surcharges are applied by judges in criminal sentencing.Jody Wilson-Raybould is looking to change a 2013 law that...

Post date: October 23, 2016

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