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Gravel roads are about to get the attention they need.Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal Minister Geoff MacLellan announced the province will provide $10-million annually to the new gravel...

Post date: April 10, 2017

The Minister of Health says government will fulfil its promise of a doctor for every Nova Scotian.Leo Glavine was pressed by reporters to give a timeline on when people in the province should expect...

Post date: April 10, 2017

The first ever Gary J. Surette Memorial weekend wrapped up this weekend at Mariners Centre. A four team tournament was held over the weekend. In the final game on Sunday, Bay Ferries beat...

Post date: April 10, 2017

The Wade's Wire Traps Five Star Roofing Bantam AA Mariners traveled to Glace Bay this weekend to take part in the 2016-2017 Bantam AA Provincials. They battled their way through to the semi...

Post date: April 10, 2017

All drones weighing between 250 grams and 35 kilograms can't fly higher than 90 metres, or at night, or within nine kilometres of an existing airport. The new rules say the machines can't operate...

Post date: April 10, 2017

A moving ceremony at the 100th Anniversary of Vimy Ridge during World War 1 today at the Vimy Memorial in France.Over 15,000 Canadian infantry men were in the battle, the first time all four...

Post date: April 09, 2017

The feedback is in and the results don't support using tolls to twin highways sooner in Nova Scotia.The idea was not universally accepted by roughly 7,400 people who provided feedback through...

Post date: April 09, 2017

At the Day of Champions hockey event in Bridgewater, the Shelburne Flames won the Bantam 'A' title with an 8-1 victory over Brookfield.Congrats to the Shelburne County Flames who defeated...

Post date: April 09, 2017

NHL legend Ray Bourque and his squad handled the Yarmouth All-Stars 11-5 at Mariners Centre tonight. It looked like well over 1,000 were in attendance for the Gary J. Surette Memorial Association...

Post date: April 07, 2017

The leader of the province's NDP party wants to know why so many Nova Scotians are relying on food banks.Gary Burrill says 7,500 more people rely on food banks since the Liberals took power three...

Post date: April 07, 2017

Those who dislike navigating through the intersection of Starrs Road and Brunswick Street should mark April 14th on the calendar. That's when new traffic lights are expected to be operational....

Post date: April 07, 2017

Two Yarmouth County communities will soon have improved internet access. Yarmouth MLA Zach Churchill is announcing provincial funding today for high-speed internet projects in Forest Glen and...

Post date: April 07, 2017

The Town Of Shelburne has approved its operating budget for 2017-2018. Council approved $4,172,660. The tax rates will remain the same. $2.04 per 100 dollars of assessment for residential...

Post date: April 07, 2017

An outdoor ball-hockey rink will finally be put to use in Yarmouth. The rink was purchased after Yarmouth hosted the Play On! National Street Hockey Tournament in 2013. It was set up at Lobster...

Post date: April 07, 2017

Tonight's the night many hockey fans in Yarmouth County have been waiting for. NHL legends Ray Bourque, Ron Duguay, Stephane Richer and more are in town for a charity hockey game at Mariners...

Post date: April 07, 2017

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