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Work has yet to begin on the Salvation Army's new thrift store in Yarmouth. But there's a lot going on behind the scenes at 287 Main Street. Captain Mike Mailman says things are moving forward...

Post date: February 22, 2018

The Office of the Nova Scotia Fire Marshal has released the cause of a tragic fire in Yarmouth County last month. In an email, Krista Higdon of the Department of Municipal Affairs, says the...

Post date: February 22, 2018
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Over 47, 000 electric kettles are being recalled, because of a burn hazard.Health Canada says the 1.7 litre KitchenAid kettle was sold between September 2013 and February 2018, in stores across...

Post date: February 22, 2018

The Southwest Fusion Volleyball Club held their home tournament, Carnivolley, for their youngest club volleyball girls team. Team Muise, coached by Daniel and Tommy Muise earned the gold banners...

Post date: February 21, 2018

Over 82 percent of the province's teachers have voted in favour of illegal job action. The results of the vote were released today by the President of the Nova Scotia Teachers Union, Liette Doucet...

Post date: February 21, 2018

There is an urgent, national plea for blood donors. Canadian Blood Services says it needs 35,000 donors across Canada to meet patient needs leading up to the March break. They're asking for...

Post date: February 21, 2018

The Town of Shelburne will have to make a decision soon whether or not it will renew its contract with the RCMP. The council is considering a proposal from the Bridgewater Police Service that...

Post date: February 21, 2018

(Twitter NS Cancer Care Program photo) There was a good turnout yesterday in Yarmouth at two cancer care focus groups. The sessions are part of an ongoing review of cancer services in the...

Post date: February 21, 2018

Mental health is the forefront of these awards.The Canadian Alliance on Mental Illness and Mental Health are seeking nominations for the annual Champions of Mental Health Awards.They're aimed at...

Post date: February 21, 2018

Federal and provincial politicians met in Moncton this week to update progress on the Atlantic Growth Strategy, launched July 2016, that's designed to create jobs as well as attract and keep...

Post date: February 20, 2018

A public information session on the Glaze report was held last night. About 50 people attended the meeting at Yarmouth Consolidated Memorial High School, including many teachers and local board...

Post date: February 20, 2018

Yarmouth MLA and Minister of Education and Early Childhood Development Zach Churchill is our guest in studio as he takes your phone calls live on the Weekender.

Post date: February 20, 2018

Yet another emergency department closure in our area. Digby General Hopsital's ER will be closed tonight at 6 and re-open tomorrow morning at 8. Physician availability is the cause. Those...

Post date: February 20, 2018

Over 1,000 were without power in the Town of Yarmouth earlier today. Around 10am, power was lost, and Nova Scotia Power were called in to investigate. They say damage to equipment was the cause...

Post date: February 20, 2018

Residents of the Town of Shelburne are being urged to attend a public meeting tonight. It is the second public engagement session regarding a proposal that would see existing RCMP services...

Post date: February 20, 2018

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