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The RCMP in Queens has arrested a 16 year-old boy after receiving a complaint about ongoing incidents of cyberbullying and harrassment.The alleged victim told police he had been harrassed and...

Post date: April 21, 2017

Don't forget flowers on your next grocery run.The Canadian Cancer Society has partnered with Atlantic Superstores in Nova Scotia to sell flowers as part of their annual Daffodil Month fundraising...

Post date: April 21, 2017

Organizers are hoping for a good turnout at an Earth Day event this weekend. A litter clean-up will take place tomorrow between 9am and 12pm to remove trash between Kent and Walmart on Highway 101...

Post date: April 21, 2017

Yarmouth's fire chief says it's up to the owners of vacant properties to make sure they're secure. John Verrall made the comment after last night's fire that destroyed a large former multi-unit...

Post date: April 21, 2017

The list of this year's names for the Atlantic Hurricane Season is out.  Is your name on the list?The Atlantic Hurricane season will officially begin on June 1st, and usually wraps up on...

Post date: April 21, 2017

Yarmouth firefighters are being commended for saving nearby structures after a large unoccupied building burst into flames Thursday night. The former multi-unit apartment building at the...

Post date: April 21, 2017

Some relief at the pumps this morning. The price of gas is down by just over two cents. Regular self-serve is selling for $113.6 cents a litre in the Yarmouth area. Diesel also dropped to $...

Post date: April 21, 2017

Shelburne and Digby are each getting a nurse practitioner and family practice nurse in their communities.The provincial government is welcoming 23 nurses to 12 communities across Nova Scotia.14,000...

Post date: April 20, 2017

Premier Stephen McNeil met Wednesday with David MacNaughton, Canada's ambassador to the U.S.Pleased to have Canada's Ambassador to the U.S., Mr. David MacNaughton, meet with the NS Executive...

Post date: April 20, 2017

A girls basketball program in Yarmouth has grown significantly. The Yarmouth KIA Comets started with one team three years ago, and sent three teams to provincials recently. The Bantam team...

Post date: April 20, 2017

Have you thought about leaving a legacy...a gift to a charity or organization that is important to you ? Perhaps now is the time to leave a special gift, a bequest. May will be Leave A Legacy...

Post date: April 20, 2017

A Yarmouth man is hoping the town can market itself as 'the birthplace of Maud Lewis.' Wayne Hamilton, who has helped organized many events in the area has been an advocate in promoting the late...

Post date: April 19, 2017

The mayor says Yarmouth's transit bus should be back on the road soon. It was taken out of service over a week ago after the transmission failed. The town replaced it with a van leased from Tri...

Post date: April 19, 2017

The Town of Yarmouth is facing legal action over their property in Lake George. Details of the action have not been released. Town staff dumped tonnes of garbage-laden compost near the Lake...

Post date: April 19, 2017

The final two Mosquito Indoor practices of the years will be held tonight and April 26 at 6:30 at Meadowfields School. The Chris Scott Construction Mosquito AA Gateways will hold tryouts for this...

Post date: April 19, 2017

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