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Representatives from municipalities across Southwest Nova met in Shelburne today to discuss what they call a crisis in the health care system.The meeting was headed up by Shelburne mayor Karen...

Post date: February 15, 2018

Another emergency department closure for Digby General Hospital. The ER will be closed tomorrow from 6am-8pm once again. For the third time this week, the Nova Scotia Health Authority says it's...

Post date: February 15, 2018

An injured crew member was airlifted from a fishing vessel off western Nova Scotia yesterday. Joint Task Force Atlantic says the boat was located approximately 35 nautical miles northeast of...

Post date: February 15, 2018

Nova Scotia's Commission on Inclusive Education has wrapped up the public engagement process. It was charged with taking a hard look at inclusive education, coming out with a new model and a...

Post date: February 15, 2018

The Tri-County Regional School Board will host a public information session on Monday night. The session will focus on the Glaze report, which recommends eliminating the seven English language...

Post date: February 15, 2018

Mothers in the Yarmouth area, with children ages 0-2, are being sought to participate in a study. Researchers from Acadia University are looking at maternal health and midwifery in rural areas...

Post date: February 15, 2018

The Town of Shelburne will be getting new Christmas lights. Mayor Karen Mattatall says present decorations that line Water and King Streets each holiday season have seen better days. The lights...

Post date: February 15, 2018

Nova Scotians angling to get outside this long weekend now have more reason to do so.The province announced there is no cost to go fishing from Saturday through Heritage Day on Monday.Normally,...

Post date: February 15, 2018

Shelburne RCMP are looking for the person who stole a truck, and their asking for the public's help. In a news release, Police say Tuesday morning the vehicle was stolen from a business on Water...

Post date: February 15, 2018

The president of the Nova Scotia Government and General Employees Union (NSGEU) says they will help the teachers union in anyway they can as they prepare for a strike vote this Tuesday.Jason MacLean...

Post date: February 14, 2018

Another closure this week at Digby General Hospital. The emergency department will be closed starting tomorrow at 6am and will re-open at 8pm. The Nova Scotia Health Authority says this is due...

Post date: February 14, 2018

(Firefighters and RCMP on scene at the Jan. 25 fires on Pleasant St.-CJLS News) Yarmouth Town RCMP are still encouraging the public to come forward with any information they may have in relation...

Post date: February 14, 2018

(Club president Darryl LeBlanc makes a presentation to Argyle council-CJLS News) The Municipality of Argyle has been asked to consider buying the West Pubnico Golf and Country Club for the cost...

Post date: February 14, 2018

Three Yarmouth County fishermen were handed hefty fines in Yarmouth Provincial Court yesterday. In January, 2017, a video was posted to social media by a crew-member of the fishing vessel ' The...

Post date: February 14, 2018

The manager of the Mariners Centre says while they have hosted successful concerts in the past, others haven't been so profitable. The centre used to fill a gap and was included on a circuit for...

Post date: February 14, 2018

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