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If you're a mom who gave birth with the help of a midwife, your voice needs to be heard. That's the message that organizers of a province-wide rally are sending out. It will coincide with the...

Post date: April 12, 2018

A 19-year-old Halifax man has been charged in relation to a breach on the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy website.Halifax Regional Police say the man faces the seldom used charge of...

Post date: April 11, 2018

Lots of local hockey action is coming up at Mariners Centre over the next few days. Tomorrow night, a game will be played between the Yarmouth gents league and Barrington men's league champions...

Post date: April 11, 2018

A board governance framework will be presented to town council later this month. A meeting was held last night with town officials, stakeholders and the consulting firm of McInnes Cooper, which...

Post date: April 11, 2018

A.F. Theriault and Sons shipyard is growing again. It's embarking on a $6.65 million investment in its operation in Meteghan River. It includes upgrading its marine railway, modifications to...

Post date: April 11, 2018

Nine local non-profit groups have received funding for projects. The Department of Health and Wellness provides the wellness fund grants of up to $3,000 for each project. Co-director of the...

Post date: April 11, 2018

Bridgewater's Police Chief John Collyer appeared in Bridgewater Court today for a preliminary hearing on a charge of sexual assault and two charges of sexual exploitation in relation to a 17 year...

Post date: April 10, 2018

It appears Nova Scotians feel their roads are in pretty good shape.The CAA's Worst Roads Campaign is currently underway and only four roads from our province are currently in the top ten.Two are...

Post date: April 10, 2018

Acadian groups have been caught off guard by amendments to a government bill regarding minority ridings. The changes to Bill 99 would affect the terms of reference of an electoral boundaries...

Post date: April 10, 2018

Coproral Jennifer Clarke tells Acadia News that the accident involved five vehicles and happened on Highway 103 in Eel Lake just after 4 p.m. Monday. She says it occurred in a construction zone...

Post date: April 10, 2018

911 dispatchers are a lifeline to police on the beat. The RCMP want to pay tribute to dispatchers during National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week which runs until April 14. In 2017, the...

Post date: April 10, 2018

Post date: April 09, 2018

The second annual Gary J. Surette Memorial Hockey tournament was held over the weekend at Mariners Centre. 37 players on four teams took part. In the championship game on Sunday, Bay Ferries (...

Post date: April 09, 2018

The Digby to Saint John ferry won't be back in service as planned. The 'Fundy Rose' was put in drydock in January for maintenance, including work on the engine control system. It aligned with...

Post date: April 09, 2018

Main Street in Yarmouth is on the list of CAA Atlantic's Worst Roads. It was very low on the list though. Gary Howard of CAA Atlantic says it's unusual for a main street to make it on the list...

Post date: April 09, 2018

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