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Atlantic Canada's cultural artifacts will stay in Nova Scotia.The previous federal government had arranged to close several storage facilities around the country and move the artifacts to a...

Post date: August 10, 2017

If you've ever dreamed of sailing off into the horizon on a tall ship, here's your chance.Lord Nelson arrived in Lunenburg today and will spend 10 days sailing to Saint John New Brunswick...

Post date: August 10, 2017

A mass and traditional music are part of a weekend that will mark the founding of an Acadian village in Western Nova Scotia. In 1767 the family of Joseph Mius d'Azy II and other Acadian families...

Post date: August 10, 2017

Training camp is on the horizon for the Yarmouth Junior A Mariners. The team returned to the playoffs last season, but fell in the first round to the eventual league champion Bearcats. Head...

Post date: August 10, 2017

For the first time in three years, boats are leaving Yarmouth Harbour this afternoon for the Shark Scramble. 19 vessels carrying 150 participants will try to catch the largest shark. Weigh...

Post date: August 10, 2017

Another week and another emergency department closure. The ER at Digby General Hospital will close tomorrow Friday Aug. 11 at 6:00 a.m. and reopen at 8 that evening. The Nova Scotia Health...

Post date: August 10, 2017

(Photo: Mariners Centre Facebook) The boards inside Arena 1 of the Mariners Centre will be sledge hockey friendly this winter. The installation of the new boards is taking place this week, and...

Post date: August 10, 2017

A new triathlon is coming for the Yarmouth area. The Lighthouse Triathlon is set for this Sunday morning at 8, beginning at Lake Milo. Athletes will have an Olympic distance option, consisting...

Post date: August 10, 2017

There is still time left if you want to take a tour of one of Yarmouth's landmarks. Tours of Yarmouth Mountain Cemetery have been very popular. Superintendent Jack Dease says the tours will...

Post date: August 10, 2017

A Canadian non partisan advocacy group is criticizing Bell Aliant in the wake of a massive outage last Friday affecting all four Atlantic provinces.Open Media Communications Manager Meghan Sali says...

Post date: August 09, 2017

The Brazil Rock 33/34 Lobster Association was just formed a couple of months ago. Shawn Muise, a fisherman from Argyle, Yarmouth County, says interest in the group was huge. He said a meeting...

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A section of roof at the Yarmouth County Museum and Archives on Collins Street is being replaced. A leak was discovered above the main museum, what was the old granite church. It threatened...

Post date: August 09, 2017

The recent heavy rains have prompted DFO to place a prohibition order on the harvesting of clams, mussels, scallops and oysters in parts of South Western Nova Scotia. A spokesperson for the...

Post date: August 09, 2017

A 19th century home in Yarmouth has been brought back to life. For over a year RennDuPrat Design and Fabrication took on the project to restore 28 Cumberland Street to its former glory. The...

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(Photo: Yarmouth Links) A big tournament is on this weekend at Yarmouth Links. The 10th annual Rick Boudreau Memorial Golf Tournament takes place Saturday and Sunday. Boudreau was a longtime...

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