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(A good turnout on Jan 1, 2017-CJLS photo) A New Year's Day tradition in Yarmouth is entering its 12th year. The Yarmouth Polar Bear Dip takes place on Monday January 1 at Lake Milo. Members...

Post date: December 04, 2017

Gary Nickerson speaks with Geoff Irvine of the Lobster Council of Canada on overseas lobster markets and much more on the industry. Gary Nickerson speaks with Yarmouth's Jennifer Holleman about...

Post date: December 04, 2017

The Municipality of Yarmouth has passed a by-law designed to help homeowners upgrade their wells and water systems. The Water Upgrade Lending By-Law gives the municipality authority to lend money...

Post date: December 04, 2017

A major fundraiser for Yarmouth's Handicapped Organization Promoting Equality starts today. Tickets go on sale Monday for the 24th annual Vehicle Lottery. The big prize this year, a 2018...

Post date: December 04, 2017

A campaign to raise awareness about violence against women is underway. Yarmouth's Juniper House Purple Ribbon Campaign takes place until December 10th. Wearing a purple ribbon shows your...

Post date: December 04, 2017

Make it five straight wins for the Yarmouth Junior A Mariners. Kyle Bergh scored twice, including the game winning goal as the Mariners took down the Bearcats 4-1 for the second time in three days...

Post date: December 01, 2017

Nova Scotians are not being thrown off the family doctor wait list if they don't answer their phones.An announcement last week from Nova Scotia Health Authority caused confusion when people...

Post date: December 01, 2017

Santa Claus is coming to Carleton this weekend. The Yarmouth County community will host a Christmas parade on Sunday afternoon, beginning at 2pm at the Sleepy Paws Inn on Highway 203....

Post date: December 01, 2017

Nova Scotia's Minister of Education says it's very positive that approximately 1400 people took part in the public meeting phase launched by the Commission on Inclusive Education. They held...

Post date: December 01, 2017

Tonight in the Valley High School Hockey League, in girls league play the Yarmouth High Vikings head to Horton to take on the Lady Griffons. The Vikings are coming off a 7-7 tie last night at...

Post date: December 01, 2017

You'll pay a little more at the pumps this morning if your vehicle uses diesel fuel. The URB increased the price by about a cent and a quarter when it made its weekly price adjustment at midnight...

Post date: December 01, 2017

Wednesday December 6th is the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women. It's a day to remember the 14 women murdered at Ecole Polytechnique in Montreal in 1989. In...

Post date: November 30, 2017

For most of us this is a busy time of year, shopping for those perfect Christmas gifts.But the RCMP are reminding shoppers that there are grinches out there, waiting for crimes of opportunity.Police...

Post date: November 30, 2017

The executive director of the Lobster Council of Canada says this region sells more lobster at this time of the season to the processing sector than to the live sector.Geoff Irvine says the reason is...

Post date: November 30, 2017

An increase is expected for drivers in Nova Scotia this week according to a senior petroleum analyst. Dan McTeague with Gasbuddy.com says gasoline could rise by about 2 to 3 cents per litre when...

Post date: November 30, 2017

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