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A section of Cliff Street in downtown Yarmouth is almost ready to be paved. It's the part from Main Street to William Street. Crews are continuing work on the sewer separation project, which...

Post date: August 01, 2017

Barrington RCMP are asking the public to help identify a mask worn during a robbery on Saturday morning. A tall man wearing a mask entered a service station on Highway 3 at around 6:15 and...

Post date: July 31, 2017

Kevin Northup speaks with Education Minister Zach Churchill on the province's new pre-primary program. Kevin Northup talks with Jodi MacKinnon-LeBlanc, owner and executive director of Lil' Jems on...

Post date: July 31, 2017

Photo: C Division winners Scotia Garden (J-Strong Facebook Page, Jason Annis) The J-Strong Foundation raised another $13,000 over the weekend. The organization, which helps kids access sports...

Post date: July 31, 2017

Fire destroyed a vehicle this morning on Highway 101 near the Hebron exit. But was the van was more than a form of transportation. It was Red Newell's home. The retired cab driver had been...

Post date: July 31, 2017

The Nature Conservancy of Canada is warning people to be on the look out for Japanese Knotweed.Andrew Holland says the weed is very aggressive and can impact native species, the economy, and...

Post date: July 31, 2017

Sentencing of six Bridgewater youth who pleaded guilty to distributing intimate images of girls between the ages of 13-17 without consent has been put off until September.The crown was ready to...

Post date: July 31, 2017

(Photo: Bryan Hipson at the Johnny Miles Marathon earlier this year) Two Yarmouth athletes will be taking part in the 'Big Swim' this Sunday. Bryan Hipson and Bobby-Lou Reardon will swim from...

Post date: July 31, 2017

Here come the judges! Yarmouth will be examined by judges for the 2017 Communities in Bloom National competition. They are expected to arrive today, and will tour the area tomorrow. Mayor...

Post date: July 30, 2017

A Yarmouth man living in Alberta has successfully launched his own line of clothing. Brennan FitzGerald says his love of the sea and his hometown inspired to start SEA Change clothing. For...

Post date: July 30, 2017

(Photo: Classic Sailing) Yarmouth could be getting a visit from one of the Tall Ships. The 'Lord Nelson' is scheduled to sail into Yarmouth Harbour on Sunday, August 13th. However, this is...

Post date: July 30, 2017

A suspect is being sought after a service station in Barrington Passage was robbed on Saturday morning.RCMP say a man wearing a mask entered the store on Highway 3 shortly after 6 a.m.The suspect...

Post date: July 30, 2017

Local politicians and stakeholders got to hear another member of parliament speak about the issue of abandoned vessels.Sheila Malcolmson represents Nanaimo-Ladysmith and recently visited the South...

Post date: July 30, 2017

A man and woman from Barrington have each been charged with drug-related offences.RCMP conducted a traffic stop on Highway 103 in Goose Lake, Shelburne County on Thursday.They seized cocaine, scales...

Post date: July 30, 2017

Taxi rates in the Town of Yarmouth could be going up. A proposed rate increase of $1.31 plus HST was recommended at yesterday's Committee of the Whole meeting. This would bump rates from 6am-...

Post date: July 28, 2017

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