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Where should legal pot be sold in this province?That's what the Nova Scotia government is looking to find out.Cannabis will be legal in Canada as of July 2018 and an online survey is asking Nova...

Post date: October 06, 2017

A new ice compressor will be installed at the Yarmouth Curling Club on Forbes Street. The Yarmouth Curling Association Board of Directors voted in favour of replacing the main component of the ice...

Post date: October 06, 2017

The newly elected president of the Yarmouth local of the Nova Scotia Teachers Union says poverty is one issue that educators struggle with in this area. Glenys Stephenson was elected to the...

Post date: October 06, 2017

(Photo: last season's 'Pink in the Rink' jersey) It's pink in the rink time for the Yarmouth Junior A Mariners. Throughout October, the Mariners will wear pink jerseys on home ice as part of...

Post date: October 06, 2017

A Port Saxon business just got a boost from the federal government.Kenny and Ross will pick up $1 million as a repayable loan from Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency.South Shore- St. Margaret's...

Post date: October 06, 2017

(Photo Communications Nova Scotia ) A petition that garnered thousands of signatures from the Tri-Counties, calling on the province to provide full oral cancer drug coverage, has been tabled in...

Post date: October 06, 2017

The health authority announced the department will be closed much of this long weekend due to physician availability. Karen Mattatall says she can't believe that the employer would allow every...

Post date: October 06, 2017

A bit of a break at the pumps this morning. The price of gasoline fell by just over three cents per litre. Self-serve is selling for $1.05.3 cents in most of Yarmouth County. The price of...

Post date: October 06, 2017

The emergency department at Roseway Hospital in Shelburne is going to be closed through some of the Thanksgiving weekend. It is closed today and will reopen tomorrow morning at 8am. The...

Post date: October 06, 2017

One person's unwanted item could be another person's treasure this weekend in Shelburne.The town-wide yard sale will be held Saturday.This is the first time the town is organizing the event....

Post date: October 05, 2017

The federal government announced $83,000 funding in late August which will be used to maintain the building's facade and to construct a fishermen’s memorial and transform the grounds into a park....

Post date: October 05, 2017

Senior petroleum analyst Dan McTeague with Gasbuddy.com believes gasoline will fall by at least 3 cents per litre at midnight when the nd Utility and Review Board makes its price adjustment. He...

Post date: October 05, 2017

Nominations are being sought for the 41st annual Yarmouth County Athletic Awards. The ceremony will be held on November 17th at Ecole Secondaire de Par-en-Bas. Yarmouth and Argyle Recreation...

Post date: October 05, 2017

The Nova Scotia Court of Appeal will get a complete look at the province’s controversial labour bill. Government announced they would be sending sections of Bill 148 that deal with the...

Post date: October 04, 2017

On September 28, just after 2 a.m., police responded to a break and enter at a convenience store on Post Office Road. It was the second report of a break-in at that location in two weeks. In...

Post date: October 04, 2017

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