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It was 50 years ago today that residents of a Shelburne County community saw an unidentified flying object disappear into the ocean. The Shag Harbour UFO Incident Society marked the anniversary...

Post date: October 04, 2017

A Yarmouth woman is conducting a series of mental health talks at local schools. Elizabeth Wright has battled depression since she was a preteen, and is sharing her story with youth through music...

Post date: October 04, 2017

The RCMP want to make sure you're savvy when on-line. October is designated as Cyber Security Awareness Month. Nova Scotia RCMP spokesperson Cpl. Jennifer Clarke says people should be very...

Post date: October 04, 2017

Fire Prevention Week begins Sunday in Canada. As usual, Yarmouth kicks it off unofficially Friday evening with the torch light parade. The Yarmouth Fire Department's Chief Fire Prevention...

Post date: October 04, 2017

The project began this past summer. That section of the former cotton mill had deteriorated over the years and there were leaks, mold and issues with the electrical system. Town Councillor...

Post date: October 04, 2017

The public is about to get a bird's eye view of the Shelburne municipality.Council has hired a Halifax based production company to shoot a promotional video using a drone.Warden Penny Smith says...

Post date: October 04, 2017

A 52-year old man from Nova Scotia is facing several charges after a disturbance on a passenger bus in Salisbury, New Brunswick.Monday afternoon around 1, Riverview RCMP were called about a man who...

Post date: October 03, 2017

The Nova Scotia Health Authority sent out an advisory last Friday.Spokesperson Fraser Mooney says they are still trying to get an assessment of water damage in the building in Barrington Passage.He...

Post date: October 03, 2017

Now that the provincial government has tabled its budget, people in Wedgeport might be wondering if or when they're getting a new school. The PC MLA for Argyle-Barrington is wondering the same...

Post date: October 03, 2017

The general manager of the Mariners Centre in Yarmouth says, for now, people are still permitted to bring in outside beverages and food. It's not the case at a facility in Cape Breton. Patrons...

Post date: October 03, 2017

Government is proposing changes to the way people marry in Nova Scotia.They are designed to make the act more inclusive and easier to understand.The name will change from the Solemnization of...

Post date: October 03, 2017

A 17 year old girl from Clare has been charged with stunting. Yarmouth Rural RCMP were conducting focussed patrols in the Hebron area yesterday around 12:30pm. A vehicle was stopped travelling...

Post date: October 03, 2017

RCMP say a second man has been arrested in relation to an ongoing investigation into threats that were made online to Indigenous fishermen in southwestern Nova Scotia this past August. A 36-year-...

Post date: October 03, 2017

Late this morning, they said he was gone,   This afternoon,  they said he was still alive.  Late this evening, the sad news was confirmed by his long time manager.  Rock...

Post date: October 03, 2017

The motives may never be clear for two shocking incidents over the weekend.Tragedies in Edmonton and Las Vegas remind us of other incidents around the globe like London, Manchester and Barcelona....

Post date: October 02, 2017

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