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Rain didn't dampen the spirits of those at the Yarmouth Relay for Life last night at Mariners Centre. The entire event was held in the arena due to the weather, but many still walked the track of...

Post date: June 18, 2017

A brand new bench has been installed in Yarmouth's Frost Park. It's engraved with the message 'sit and chat a while.' A new bench in Frost Park donated by the Association of Psychologists of...

Post date: June 16, 2017

Nova Scotia's premier says his decisions have taken a toll on his relatives.Stephen McNeil was sworn back into office yesterday and took the opportunity to thank his family for all they've...

Post date: June 16, 2017

It's shaping up to be a busy summer for Bluenose II.The Lunenburg-based schooner is in the state of Massachusetts for Sail Boston 2017.Bluenose II will be involved in multiple events including...

Post date: June 16, 2017

The 2017 Yarmouth Relay for Life goes tomorrow at Mariners Centre. 12 fundraising teams will be set up at the arena from 6pm to midnight. Back this year, the track which extends outdoors, games...

Post date: June 16, 2017

The emergency department at Roseway Hospital in Shelburne will be closed tomorrow. The shutdown will occur from 6am-8pm. The Nova Scotia Health Authority says physician availability is to blame...

Post date: June 16, 2017

A Shelburne County man was taken to hospital after the motorcycle he was driving went onto the sidewalk on Main Street this morning. It happened as the bike was headed south in front of Tim Horton...

Post date: June 16, 2017

The first annual Kids Running For Kids event takes place tomorrow morning at Meadowfields School. Bobby-Lou Reardon raises funds every year for Brigadoon Village and put this together as a local...

Post date: June 16, 2017

Another break in gas prices. Regular self-serve is selling for $101.9 a litre in parts of Yarmouth County. That's a drop of 4.8 cents. Diesel is also down. It's at $093.8 a litre. It was...

Post date: June 16, 2017

The risk of sinking again and the threat of pollution was too much for the Canadian Coast Guard.They have issued a contract to remove the MV Farley Mowat from the Shelburne Marine Terminal.The Coast...

Post date: June 15, 2017

Yarmouth MLA Zach Churchill is Nova Scotia's new Education Minister. Churchill takes over the role from Karen Casey, who is now the Finance Minister and Deputy Premier. Premier Stephen McNeil...

Post date: June 15, 2017

A Yarmouth man has established a social media support network aimed at getting improved cancer care in Yarmouth. Derek Lesser started the Yarmouth Cancer Support Network on Facebook. He and...

Post date: June 15, 2017

The Municipality of Shelburne is taking the first steps towards a new civic centre.Council has issued a request for proposals for a new building design.Warden Penny Smith says the current municipal...

Post date: June 15, 2017

An incident involving two members of the Yarmouth Rural RCMP is the focus of an external investigation. The province's Serious Incident Response Team will look into the matter that occurred on...

Post date: June 15, 2017

Yarmouth Minor Baseball has hit a home-run with participation this year. President Aaron Sweeney says registration was very good. Over 250 youth from ages 4-18 are taking part this summer....

Post date: June 15, 2017

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