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A recent aerial inspection of conservation areas in our region revealed that human activity is posing no risks. Members of the Nature Conservancy of Canada boarded a helicopter yesterday to check...

Post date: November 22, 2017

The Mayor of Shelburne says the town has lots of activities and events for the Christmas season. Tomorrow (Thursday Nov. 23) at 4:15pm there's a free family skate at the Shelburne County Arena...

Post date: November 22, 2017

The Par-en-Bas Junior Girls Volleyball team are the District Tier 1 champions. They earned the title yesterday during the District tournament played at Par-en-Bas by defeating Drumlin Heights 25-6...

Post date: November 22, 2017

It's Municipal Awareness Week. A new series of videos from the Municipality of Argyle have been released as part of the initiative. Argyle Deputy Clerk Chris Frotten visits Ecole Belleville and...

Post date: November 21, 2017

The chair of the Commission on Inclusive Education says they want to get peoples ideas and learn from their experiences. They will be holding a public workshop from 6:30 to 9pm this evening at...

Post date: November 21, 2017

The Par-en-Bas Senior Boys were the winners of the Western Regional Division 1 Senior Boys Volleyball Championship, which took place in Wolfville on Sunday and Monday. The team finished the...

Post date: November 21, 2017

Councils for the Towns of Shelburne and Lockeport and the Municipality of Shelburne will hold a joint meeting tomorrow night. The three municipal units began getting together last year to seek out...

Post date: November 21, 2017

Last week, 88 percent of respondents to our web poll told us they would be putting winter tires on their vehicle. That doesn't surprise a Yarmouth mechanic. In fact, if you haven't got them on...

Post date: November 21, 2017

Students at Maple Grove Education Centre in Hebron have been enjoying visits from local authors. It's through a program from the Writers Federation of Nova Scotia called 'WITS,' short for 'writers...

Post date: November 21, 2017

An attempted murder case has been adjourned until Monday December 11 at Provincial Court in Yarmouth. 32-year-old Nicholas Ashton Mullen of Pembroke is facing charges that include Attempted Murder...

Post date: November 21, 2017

(Purple finch Affected Most By Parasite) A bird disease that had moved rapidly through Eastern Canada now seems to have subsided. It's spread by an avian parasite, trichomoniasis. It...

Post date: November 20, 2017

RCMP have confirmed a half-ton truck was submerged in a Yarmouth County lake. Media spokesperson Corporal Dal Hutchinson says the Yarmouth Rural detachment received a report yesterday afternoon...

Post date: November 20, 2017

The CP-140 Aurora aircraft that experienced an in-flight emergency over the skies of South Western Nova Scotia Thursday is back at 14 Wing Greenwood. The crew noticed a smell of smoke in the...

Post date: November 20, 2017

Gary Nickerson speaks with Yarmouth Regional Arts Council President Mitch Bonnar on the future of Th'YARC. Kevin Northup talks to TCRSB Director of Operations Steve Stoddart on continuing school...

Post date: November 20, 2017

Yarmouth Skating Club members attended the Fall Skate in St. Margarets Bay over the weekend. Ella Gorst, Narissa Muise and Mylan d'Entremont got merit ribbons in Star 2. Brooklyn Spates...

Post date: November 20, 2017

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