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(Photo credit: Pucky Woo) The Yarmouth Junior A Mariners are going to the MHL final for the first time in six years. The Mariners held off the South Shore Lumberjacks 4-2 in Game 5 of their...

Post date: April 09, 2018

The possibility of holding a 'day of action' at the province's legislature will be discussed at an upcoming meeting of the Nova Scotia Health Crisis Working Group. It's a lobby effort to bring...

Post date: April 09, 2018

A Wedgeport man has been named Nova Scotia Volunteer of the Year for Ducks Unlimited Canada. Leo LeBlanc started the annual banquet as a way to help Ducks Unlimited preserve wetlands. He grew...

Post date: April 09, 2018

The Yarmouth Mariners couldn't close out their Eastlink South Division final in Bridgewater last night. The South Shore Lumberjacks had a solid goaltending performance from Connor McCollum, who...

Post date: April 07, 2018

Spring has only just begun but a few brush fires have already gotten out of control on the South Shore.Morgan Oickle, fire science officer for Department of Natural Resources, says there are a few...

Post date: April 06, 2018

 BP Canada says the proposed drill site is just a first step to see if hydrocarbons are present.An ultra-deep semi-submersible oil rig is on its way from Newfoundland to the Scotian Shelf where...

Post date: April 06, 2018

A car caught fire on Haley Road in Yarmouth this afternoon. There were no injuries. The Yarmouth Fire Department responded at around 12:45. Strong winds blew the flames onto the airport...

Post date: April 06, 2018

The Workers Compensation Board of Nova Scotia says they are seeing progress but more needs to be done to prevent workplace injuries.The WCB released statistics from 2017 today.They found that just...

Post date: April 06, 2018

The president of a union representing teachers assistants on the South Shore says she's concerned with additional pressures being put on TAs.The Commission on Inclusive Education's final...

Post date: April 06, 2018

The Yarmouth Mariners head to Bridgewater to face the South Shore Lumberjacks tonight at 7. It's Game 4 of the Eastlink South Division final, with the Mariners up 3-0. Yarmouth can advance to...

Post date: April 06, 2018

The operating budget for the Town of Shelburne contains large investments in economic development and tourism. The $5.03 million document, approved the council this week, implements three key...

Post date: April 06, 2018

MADD Canada has been keeping a close watch on all the provinces of what they're doing with cannabis and driving. And the group likes what they see here in Nova Scotia. Nova Scotia was one of...

Post date: April 06, 2018

A recall for USB chargers has now been expanded.....More chargers have been added to the list on the Health Canada site. The recall was first issued last month....due to the risk of electric shock...

Post date: April 06, 2018

RCMP say an online threat directed against a Yarmouth County school is unfounded. Yarmouth Rural RCMP remained at Drumlin Heights Consolidated School Thursday until it was determined that there...

Post date: April 06, 2018

An offshore oil rig is headed for the Scotian Shelf, although it's not yet been authorized by Canada-Nova Scotia Offshore Petroleum Board (CNSOPB) to start drilling.The West Aquarius, owned by...

Post date: April 05, 2018

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