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It's still not known if people will able to buy marijuana products at Nova Scotia Liquor Corporation stores next year when the federal government legalizes it. The federal government announced...

Post date: August 04, 2017

There is a widespread cell service and land line outage across the Maritimes.Starting around 10:30 this morning, cell service abruptly vanished for many customers of what appears to be several...

Post date: August 04, 2017

The Cat ferry is back in service between Yarmouth and Portland. The vessel was out of commission for a couple of days after a problem with one of its engines. One of 20 cylinders was replaced...

Post date: August 04, 2017

It will cost you more to fill up today. The price of both gas and diesel has gone up. Regular self-serve gas is selling for $108.8 cents a litre in much of Yarmouth County. Diesel is $100.7...

Post date: August 04, 2017

A Digby County lobster processor has merged with a New Brunswick company. Riverside Lobster International of Meteghan Centre has been bought by private equity firm Champlain Financial Corporation...

Post date: August 04, 2017

Yarmouth's mayor says she doesn't know how much risk is posed by a building in the downtown. It's the former April's Attic building next to Toots parking lot. Pam Mood says the town's building...

Post date: August 04, 2017

The structural integrity of a building on Main Street in Yarmouth has been compromised. The former April's Attic building is located next to where Odeon Theatre once stood, which is now the Toots...

Post date: August 03, 2017

Rural RCMP Sgt. Ben Perry says the 30-year-old man from Argyle Head died this morning in a Halifax hospital. Parry says RCMP are not releasing his identity. The two vehicles crashed into each...

Post date: August 03, 2017

A Yarmouth County woman has raised nearly $12,000 so far to help kids with cancer and their families. Jill Smith of Argyle Head will cycle coast-to-coast next month to raise funds for kids with...

Post date: August 03, 2017

Phase One of a project to upgrade Highway 101 near Digby will begin next month. The province informed local councils and residents last week that site clearing would begin the first week of...

Post date: August 03, 2017

Nova Scotia Power says electric vehicle drivers will be able to travel from Sydney to Yarmouth without worrying about where they can charge their batteries.The company announced this week they are...

Post date: August 03, 2017

(Contributed Photo) A pickup truck caught fire this morning in Yarmouth County. It happened near Roy's Auto Body in Eel Brook around 10. Eel Brook Fire Department Chief Malcolm Madden says...

Post date: August 03, 2017

RCMP in Yarmouth County say a 20 year old man from Eel Brook is missing. Grayson Jeremy Smith was last seen at his home on Monday. Smith is described as white, 5 foot 10 with a slim build and...

Post date: August 02, 2017

Four slopitch teams from Yarmouth are competing at Nationals this weekend in Moncton. The Yarmouth Barking Squirrels female team won their division last year in B.C. The 12 members of the team...

Post date: August 02, 2017

Excitement is building as the Tall Ships prepare to sail into the South Shore next week.Robin Scott is chair of the Site Committee for the Rendez-Vous 2017 Lunenburg stop.He's expecting up to 8,...

Post date: August 02, 2017

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