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Those attending the annual summit of the Western Regional Enterprise Network in Meteghan got some good news this morning. The province announced $100,000 in funding to expand the Connector Program...

Post date: March 07, 2017

The next generation of Nova Scotian musicians are getting some help from an old hand.Five-time East Coast Music Award winner Charlie A'Court has established a scholarship to go to a student...

Post date: March 07, 2017

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency has recalled a brand of chicken strips that are sold at Costco.#CFIArecall Food Recall Warning (possible harmful bacteria) – Hampton House brand Chicken...

Post date: March 07, 2017

(Tim J. Mackinnon photos) 16 headstones at Yarmouth Mountain Cemetery were damaged last week. The stones were either pushed down or broken, some of them irreplaceable. The cemetery's...

Post date: March 07, 2017

It's been a busy day for the Yarmouth Fire Department. Around noon they were called to a large grass fire on Burton Avenue behind Yarmouth Mountain Cemetery. Firefighters on scene trying to...

Post date: March 06, 2017

The Department of Fisheries and Aquaculture says no reportable disease was found in dead fish discovered in Shelburne Harbour The kill occurred at an aquaculture site following a bad storm on...

Post date: March 06, 2017

The Cape Light is no longer hidden. The lighthouse on Cape Sable Island has been covered by staging and plywood while repair and renovation work was being done. All that came off today....

Post date: March 06, 2017

A committee, struck to recommend the site for Argyle's new administration building, should be able to make a final decision soon. The building committee need more details about a couple of...

Post date: March 06, 2017

The MLA for Argyle-Barrington says the government needs to stop touting its 10-year plan to address the shortage of doctors and get people the help they need now. Chris d'Entremont says the on-...

Post date: March 06, 2017

Some renovations are coming for the iconic Cape Forchu Lightstation in Yarmouth. Friends of the Yarmouth Light Director Patti Durkee says the municipality will be working on the exterior of the...

Post date: March 06, 2017

A unique business venture for a Yarmouth born man. Brennan FitzGerald is about to launch his new SEA Change Clothing Company. FitzGerald now lives in Alberta and works as a town Councillor in...

Post date: March 06, 2017

The Tri-County branch of the Victorian Order of Nurses is receiving cash to purchase a battery operated pump to provide medication to patients.The 100+ Women Who Care of Shelburne County used their...

Post date: March 06, 2017

It is one of the priorities set by the council for this year. But Warden Eddie Nickerson says they can't do it alone and are working with the province and other municipal units. He says slow...

Post date: March 06, 2017

Bridgewater's Mason Beck scored the overtime winner as the O'Regan's Subaru Western Hurricanes edged the Joneljim Cougars 2-1.The Hurricanes won the best of three playoff series, two...

Post date: March 06, 2017

The Yarmouth Junior A Mariners fell 3-1 in Dieppe yesterday afternoon. Chris Goreham scored the lone goal for Yarmouth in the third period after the Commandos held a 3-0 lead through two periods....

Post date: March 06, 2017

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