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Yarmouth Rural RCMP received a complaint about an online threat last night. The threat was about Drumlin Heights Consolidated School in Argyle. To ensure student safety, an RCMP officer...

Post date: April 05, 2018

The Town of Yarmouth and the municipalities of Argyle and Yarmouth are working on areas of common interest. Regional collaboration was discussed at a joint council meeting Wednesday....

Post date: April 05, 2018

Motorists are being reminded that there are traffic restrictions in place at John's Cove. It's due to increased activity at the movie site at Leif Erikson Park next to the Cape Forchu Lightstation...

Post date: April 05, 2018

Visitor restrictions at the Digby General Hospital have been eased, but precautions remain in place. In a release, the Nova Scotia Health Authority says there's still some flu-like illness....

Post date: April 05, 2018

A proposed expansion of the Mariners Centre was discussed by the three municipal councils Wednesday. Elected representatives and staff of the Town of Yarmouth and the municipalities of Yarmouth...

Post date: April 05, 2018

The Yarmouth Junior A Mariners are one win away from the MHL final. Matt Barron and Aaron Maillet each scored a goal and two assists, and Leif Hertz stopped 38 shots as the Mariners beat South...

Post date: April 04, 2018

The interim leader of the PC Party believes more hip and knee replacements could be done in the province.Karla MacFarlane is reacting to the auditor general's report, which pointed to issues with...

Post date: April 04, 2018

While the auditor general says the province has done well in implementing his 2014 and 2015 recommendations, he can't say the same about the Nova Scotia Health Authority.Michael Pickup criticized...

Post date: April 04, 2018

The superintendent of Nova Scotia's Acadian school board says with each passing year, Ecole Wedgeport's condition deteriorates. The community has long been calling for the elementary school to be...

Post date: April 04, 2018

The library in Yarmouth is getting a new look. A new metal roof is being installed at the Izaak Walton Killam Memorial Library. Erin Comeau, Director for the Western Counties Regional Library,...

Post date: April 04, 2018

The Yarmouth Mariners host South Shore in Game 3 of the Eastlink South Division final tonight at 7 at Mariners Centre. The Mariners lead the best of seven series 2-0. Yarmouth has outscored the...

Post date: April 04, 2018

The Nova Scotia Health Authority will be hosting a public session on family practice teams. It takes place Thursday, April 12 at Mariners Centre in Yarmouth from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. NSHA...

Post date: April 04, 2018

It's time for a little spring cleaning. But on a rather large scale. The Town of Yarmouth's Communities In Bloom Committee is sponsoring its annual Adopt-A-Block campaign. It begins April 15...

Post date: April 04, 2018

The 2018 Adopt-a-Book campaign is underway at all Western Counties Regional Libraries. Over the next three months, it's hoped 1,000 new books will be put on library shelves through donations, a...

Post date: April 04, 2018

Digby RCMP say a fire that gutted a home Sunday night is suspicious. Just before midnight, RCMP responded to a call of a fire at a vacant home on Doucetteville Road. Local volunteer...

Post date: April 03, 2018

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