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The battle for top spot in the MHL's Eastlink South Division heats up this weekend. Tonight, the second place Yarmouth Junior A Mariners visit the first place South Shore Lumberjacks at 7pm....

Post date: December 08, 2017

Tonight in the Valley High School Hockey League: The YCMHS Girls Vikings head to Bridgetown, the boys Vikings host Park View at Mariners Centre. Tomorrow, in boys league action Digby hosts...

Post date: December 08, 2017

If you shop at a Nova Scotia Liquor Corporation store in our region next year, don't be surprised if you're carded more frequently. It may depend on how young you look. In an effort to crack...

Post date: December 08, 2017

A break at the pumps this morning. The price of gas fell by 3.4 cents. A litre of regular self-serve is selling for $1.11.8 cents in most of Yarmouth County. The price of a litre of diesel...

Post date: December 08, 2017

The chair of the independent Commission On Inclusive Education says the job of recommending how to fix the system is a massive undertaking. The Commission's interim report, issued in June, said...

Post date: December 07, 2017

Government began rolling out its plan to regulate the sale of recreational cannabis today.The legal age to purchase cannabis in Nova Scotia will be set 19.Justice Minister Mark Furey feels this...

Post date: December 07, 2017

NSGEUnionized civil servants and the province finally have a contract.An arbitrator announced this morning the six-year deal would run from April 2015 until March 2021.Civil Service bargaining...

Post date: December 07, 2017

(Emma Little (L) and Kerry Muise in Y95 studio for Weekender interview) Two tragedies in Yarmouth nearly two years ago drove home the point that more open dialogue is needed about mental...

Post date: December 07, 2017

A Mi'kmaq elder in Yarmouth says poverty is a source of abuse and affects many Indigenous women. Marilyn Francis attended last night's vigil at Frost Park in Yarmouth marking the National Day of...

Post date: December 07, 2017

The Yarmouth Junior A Mariners are winning on the ice and spreading holiday cheer outside the rink. Each week, the Mariners team up with mentally and physically challenged youth for the Icy...

Post date: December 07, 2017

The Yarmouth High Vikings senior girls basketball team will host a six-team tournament this weekend. It's in honour of local basketball icon Steve Brewer, a talented player, coach and referee who...

Post date: December 07, 2017

The Nova Scotia government has announced its initial decisions regarding the legalization of cannabis. Marijuana is on track to be legalized in Canada by July 2018 however the details of who can...

Post date: December 07, 2017

A Christmas tradition continues at Mariners Centre tonight. At 5:30, the Yarmouth Skating Club will present the annual Holiday Showcase on Ice. Dozens of skaters will perform to holiday movie...

Post date: December 07, 2017

The emergency department at Roseway Hospital in Shelburne will be closed for 26 hours beginning tomorrow. It will close tomorrow at 6:00am and will reopen Friday at 8:00am. The Nova Scotia...

Post date: December 06, 2017

A minor hockey team from Digby County will travel to Ottawa after Christmas for a unique event. The Digby Peewee C boys Ravens were selected in a video contest, and they will take part in an...

Post date: December 06, 2017

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