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Wilson's Home Hardware Building Centre was awarded business of the year Thursday night in Shelburne County.The community and business excellence awards were given out in Clark's Harbour.The...

Post date: October 21, 2016

Nova Scotia is getting a heavy dose of rain over the next two days.Environment Canada has listed a rainfall warning for Lunenburg, Queens, Shelburne and Yarmouth counties.The weather agency is...

Post date: October 21, 2016

The MLA for Argyle-Barrington says there is still more work to be done to address short-comings in the Office of Acadian Affairs. Yesterday the minister responsible, Michel Samson, said the office...

Post date: October 21, 2016

A break this week from chasing the elusive ace in West Pubnico. The draw will not be held tonight, and will return on Friday, October 28th. Organizer Jean-Bernard d'Entremont says some of the...

Post date: October 21, 2016

Dozens of families, many in costume, will march down Main Street in Yarmouth Monday night. It's Yarmouth Recreation's 12th annual Jack O'Lantern Parade. Participants will gather at the...

Post date: October 20, 2016

A Yarmouth runner just completed his third Ironman race. 50 year old Bryan Hipson was in Kona, Hawaii recently, where he took part in the Ironman World Championships. He placed 124th in his...

Post date: October 20, 2016

The Yarmouth County Minor Hockey Association needs a coach for a Bantam C team and Midget C team to allow them to move forward with the season. YCMHA will help you get the required training....

Post date: October 20, 2016

The Yarmouth and Argyle Recreation departments are once again planning the Yarmouth County Athletic Awards. The 40th annual ceremony will be held November 18th, 7pm at Ecole Secondaire de Par-en-...

Post date: October 20, 2016

A new hockey season brings with it a new social media policy for members of Hockey Nova Scotia.Executive Director Darren Cossar says they wanted a policy in place to deal with issues like...

Post date: October 20, 2016

The charges relate to an alleged incident that took place outside of a residence on Main Street on October 13. RCMP said in a news release issued later that day that a 46-year-old man was...

Post date: October 20, 2016

A funding agreement in Shelburne will go a long way to improving health-care services.The municipality is providing $450,000 to the Roseway Hospital Charitable Foundation for the new medical clinic....

Post date: October 20, 2016

Four elementary schools in the Municipality of Clare will be examined through a school review process. A provincially appointed school options committee will look at Clare's École Joseph-Dugas...

Post date: October 20, 2016

A successful season for Nova Scotia's sailing ambassador.The Department of Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal says 5,313 people sailed Bluenose II this summer while another 54,994 toured...

Post date: October 20, 2016

A group of high school students from Yarmouth are learned a lesson about land conservation. The 20 students cleaned up along 300 metres of shoreline on Robert's Island in Yarmouth County on Monday...

Post date: October 20, 2016

The newly elected mayor of Lockeport says he wants to discuss the issue of transparency when his new council meets for the first time.George Harding won the mayor's seat with 170 votes in...

Post date: October 19, 2016

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