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Nova Scotia's new Life Flight helicopters won't be arriving until next month.The province announced in January, two new Sikorsky 76C+ would replace the existing equipment at a cost of $105...

Post date: August 02, 2017

Liverpool has been tasked with hosting the best junior curlers in the world.The World Junior Curling Championships will be held at Queens Place Emera Centre from February 17-24, 2019.It was jointly...

Post date: August 02, 2017

The funds are being raised for a memorial to lighthouse keepers at Boar’s Head on Long Island. The names will go back to 1864, the year the Digby County lighthouse was built. Craig Buckland...

Post date: August 02, 2017

Bay Ferries says the Cat ferry should be back in service tomorrow. It had to cancel its schedule yesterday do to another engine problem. CEO Mark Macdonald tells us the issue with the engine,...

Post date: August 02, 2017

RCMP, EHS and fire departments responded to the Boyd Road in Argyle Head around 9:50pm Tuesday night. Yarmouth Rural RCMP Sgt. Ben Parry says neither driver was wearing a helmet and neither of the...

Post date: August 02, 2017

A first for residents of Lockeport.The Heart and Stroke Foundation's Big Bike will make its way to the Shelburne County town on Wednesday.It will see as many as 30 people ride to raise money for...

Post date: August 01, 2017

The CAT ferry is being worked on today in Portland, Maine. Engine problems continue on the high speed vessel, and Bay Ferries had to cancel both scheduled sailings today. To help customers here...

Post date: August 01, 2017

The $1.43 million bid came from Dexter Construction. The bridge, on Trunk 3, is down to one lane and temporary traffic lights have been installed. Dexter will design and install a two-lane...

Post date: August 01, 2017

More stop and go traffic for the town of Shelburne.A new stop sign has been installed where Hammond street intersects with John.Mayor Karen Mattatall says they want to create a pattern of alternating...

Post date: August 01, 2017

The ex with the extras is back. The 2017 Western Nova Scotia Exhibition gets underway tomorrow at Mariners Centre. Running until Sunday, the ex will bring events like live music, Y95 Tri-...

Post date: August 01, 2017

Many are wondering how Yarmouth will do as a finalist in the 2017 Communities In Bloom national competition. Only the judges know and they aren't saying of course. Odette Sabourin-Dumais and...

Post date: August 01, 2017

How do you freeze a lobster to maintain its great taste. Right now, processors use a brine mixture which works pretty well, up to six months. But a Nova Scotia researcher wants to develop a...

Post date: August 01, 2017

Yarmouth's Ryan Shay has won Team Nova Scotia's first medal of the Canada Games in Winnipeg.Shay took the silver medal in para-discus.He is also competing in the para shotput final on Friday....

Post date: August 01, 2017

It's been a good year for Air Canada as it experienced a record setting second-quarter for 2017.Air Canada earned a profit of $300 million, which is compared to $186 million last year.Revenue for...

Post date: August 01, 2017

A Yarmouth man who lost everything in a vehicle fire yesterday is feeling grateful today. Red Newell, a former cab driver had been living in his van for seven months, and it containted all his...

Post date: August 01, 2017

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