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Bryan Hipson is on a roll. The 50 year old Yarmouth man is off to the Ironman World Championships in Kona, Hawaii October 8th. Hipson qualified by placing sixth in his age division recently at...

Post date: August 31, 2016

Tryouts continue today for the Yarmouth High Senior Boys Soccer team. They will be held on the new high school field on Forest Street from 5-6:30pm. More tryouts will be held tomorrow at the...

Post date: August 31, 2016

Census 2016 set a record as the most successful census in the history of Canada with an overall response rate of 98.4%.That's according to Innovation, Science and Economic Development Minister...

Post date: August 31, 2016

A general registration night for Yarmouth County Minor Hockey is coming up. It will be held September 1st from 6-8:30pm at Mariners Centre. First time players, male or female, can register at...

Post date: August 31, 2016

The Yarmouth Junior A Mariners opened their exhibition schedule on a winning note last night.Aaron Maillet, Andrew Martell and Kyle Sexton each had a goal and an assist, as the Mariners took down the...

Post date: August 31, 2016

Digby General Hospital's emergency department is closed again today. This marks the 21st time this year the department will be closed. Physician availability is blamed once again. The...

Post date: August 31, 2016

The Canadian Union of Postal Workers and Canada Post have reached tentative agreements, averting any possible job action.Federal Labour Minister MaryAnn Mihychuk says, in a statement, that these...

Post date: August 31, 2016

With the roster trimmed after weekend intersquad games, the Yarmouth Junior A Mariners now focus on their exhibition schedule. The Mariners hit the road for Berwick tonight to face the Valley...

Post date: August 30, 2016

Four people suffered non-life threatening injuries after an accident in Yarmouth last night. Around 7pm, two vehicles from out of the province approached the end of Highway 103, not realizing the...

Post date: August 30, 2016

The Energy East pipeline hearing scheduled for today in Montreal has been postponed over what the National Energy Board is calling a 'violent disruption' in the hearing room on Monday morning...

Post date: August 30, 2016

The mayor of Bridgewater confirms the chief of police is currently being investigated by the Serious Incident Response Team. SiRT started investigating John Collyer two weeks ago for allegedly...

Post date: August 29, 2016

Actor Gene Wilder has passed away at the age of 83.Wilder was best known for his title role in Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory.The actor is said to have died due to complications associated...

Post date: August 29, 2016

A softball tournament raised $6,500 for the JStrong Foundation over the weekend. The first annual Jadon Robinson Memorial Softball Tournament saw 17 teams take the field in Hebron. The JStrong...

Post date: August 29, 2016

While the hot summer is driving many to the beach it is also drying out people's wells. The Municipality of the District of Barrington is trying to take the pressure off. They are making the...

Post date: August 29, 2016

The National Energy Board hearings in Montreal were cancelled for the day after a group of protesters disrupted the proceedings. The hearings into the proposed 15 billion dollar Energy East...

Post date: August 29, 2016

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