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Twenty people in the South Shore will soon join an exclusive club.MP Bernadette Jordan will be awarding a limited edition Canada 150 pin to 20 deserving constituents.Jordan is asking people to...

Post date: November 24, 2017

This weekend in the Valley High School Hockey League: Tonight in boys league play, Barrington hosts Clare, Par-en-Bas visits Central Kings. Tomorrow, Clare entertains PEB, Barrington visits...

Post date: November 24, 2017

The Yarmouth Junior A Mariners return to a place they've been just once over the last month, home. The Mariners entertain the Pictou County Weeks Crushers tonight and host the St. Stephen Aces...

Post date: November 24, 2017

A decision could be made Saturday morning whether or not the lobster fishery in southwestern Nova Scotia will start on Monday in LFA 34. LFA 34 Port reps, DFO Yarmouth and Environment Canada held...

Post date: November 24, 2017

Another drop in the price of gasoline this morning. A litre of regular self-serve is selling for $1.15.2 cents in most of Yarmouth County. That's down 2.3 cents. The price of diesel rose...

Post date: November 24, 2017

(photo contributed) A house was heavily damaged by fire Thursday afternoon in Lower East Pubnico. The bungalow was located at 66 Highway 3 near the Yarmouth-Shelburne county line. East...

Post date: November 24, 2017

The fifth annual 'Best of YAS Awards' were presented last night. Many people attended the reception and ceremony at Murray GM. After a month-long period where the public voted for their...

Post date: November 24, 2017

Some commotion on Water Street in Yarmouth today. Over the noon hour, a pick-up truck rolled into Yarmouth Harbour across from Marco's restaurant. Yarmouth Town RCMP say the truck was parked...

Post date: November 23, 2017

If you drive a diesel-powered vehicle you should expect a slight price increase at the pumps Friday. The Nova Scotia Utility and Review Board makes its weekly price adjustment at midnight. Gas...

Post date: November 23, 2017

Everyone, especially fishermen, are keeping a very close watch on the marine weather forecast. On Monday, November 27 the 2017-2018 lobster season begins off southwestern Nova Scotia. That's if...

Post date: November 23, 2017

It's time to find out which businesses are the best that tourism in Yarmouth and Acadian Shores has to offer. Tonight the fifth annual 'Best of YAS Awards' will be presented. The online contest...

Post date: November 23, 2017

(Dominic d'Entremont Facebook) A Yarmouth man is offering a $1000 reward for any information that will help get his heat pump back. Dominic d'Entremont woke up on the morning of November 20th...

Post date: November 23, 2017

An outdoor ball hockey arena in Yarmouth will soon be taken down for the winter months. The Play On! Arena was installed on an asphalt pad at Mariners Centre in August. The arena had been in...

Post date: November 22, 2017

The Commission on Inclusive Education held a public engagement Tuesday night. It hosted a workshop at the Yarmouth Consolidated Memorial High School. The commission is charged with taking a...

Post date: November 22, 2017

Nova Scotia's Auditor General has just released his report on the state of health care in the province.Michael Pickup focused on three areas: family doctor resourcing, mental health services and...

Post date: November 22, 2017

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