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The RCMP say they'll continue to crack down on school bus red light violations. Corporal Jennifer Clarke says they're pleased to hear that the number of school bus red light violations in our...

Post date: April 17, 2018

Legislation being drafted by the province and the CSAP would be the first of its kind in Canada. The act would give a French language minority school board its own specific and unique legislation...

Post date: April 17, 2018

Yarmouth County 4-H finished strong this weekend at Regionals at NSCC Burridge campus, where the public speaking event took place. Participants from Yarmouth, Digby, and Annapolis squared off up...

Post date: April 17, 2018

If rising interest rates are stressing you out, a new poll suggests you're not alone.According to the quarterly MNP consumer debt index survey, 43 per cent of Canadians say they've felt the...

Post date: April 16, 2018

A stunting charge has been laid against a 37 year old man from Toronto. Yarmouth Rural RCMP pulled the man over last night around 6:30. He was riding a motorcycle on Highway 334 in Wedgeport...

Post date: April 16, 2018

Gary Nickerson speaks to Deputy Mayor of Yarmouth Phil Mooney and a lead consultant on a governance framework for a new arts and culture centre downtown. Wade Cleveland sits down with local author...

Post date: April 16, 2018

Another first-degree murder charge has been laid against alleged serial killer Bruce MacArthur, bringing the total number to 8.Toronto police detective-sergeant Hank Idsigna says the latest first-...

Post date: April 16, 2018

There's been a decline in school bus red light violations over the last three years. In our area, there have been 135 violations this school year, down 35 from last year. The director of...

Post date: April 16, 2018

(Photo: YCMHS Cheerleaders Level 2) This past Saturday, two Yarmouth High cheerleading squads competed at high school provincials in Sydney, Cape Breton. Level 2 placed second overall in the...

Post date: April 16, 2018

The tragedy in Humboldt, Saskatchewan that claimed the lives of 16 members of the Broncos Junior A hockey organization has sent shock-waves through the entire country. It sparked a National Jersey...

Post date: April 16, 2018

Yarmouth is hosting a regional meeting of the Union of Nova Scotia Municipalities. The group represents councils from Yarmouth, Shelburne and Digby Counties. Mayor Pam Mood says they discuss...

Post date: April 16, 2018

Town And Wastecheck Encourage You To "Adopt-a-Block" Individuals and groups are being invited to participate in Yarmouth's Adopt-A-Block campaign. The clean-up kicked off yesterday. You can...

Post date: April 16, 2018

20-thousand steps. That's what it took participants to march in the first annual Rucksack March in Yarmouth on Saturday. Former military members Todd Muise and Andre Boudreau organized the...

Post date: April 16, 2018

The 48th Tri-County VON Walk or Run takes place on Saturday, May 26th. Money raised will go to the VON as they support caregivers and programs for seniors. Spokesperson Derrick Babin says they...

Post date: April 16, 2018

There have been lots of star sightings in the Yarmouth area since filing began for the horror movie 'The Lighthouse'. Both actors Willem Dafoe and Robert Pattinson have been spotted at different...

Post date: April 16, 2018

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