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Staff and clients are at right at home in the new HOPE Centre in Yarmouth. The Handicapped Organization Promoting Equality moved into their new digs on Bond Street three weeks ago. Their...

Post date: May 25, 2017

As the election campaign draws to a close, the leaders of the three major parties are talking about healthcare.According to our most recent online poll, over 50% of people in the South Shore consider...

Post date: May 25, 2017

The ground is expected to be broken for the new community collaborative health centre in Shelburne. The provincial health authority has given no firm date. New doctors will provide their...

Post date: May 25, 2017

The Yarmouth Shark Scramble returns August 10th-13th. It's the first time since 2014 that the tournament will take place. Organizer Bob Gavel says a lack of volunteers contributed to the two...

Post date: May 25, 2017

Council approved the budget for fiscal 2017-2018 last night. The residential rate stays at $1.15 per $100 of assessment and the commercial rate stays at $2.16 per $100 of assessment. The...

Post date: May 25, 2017
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Graco children's products have issued a safety advisory and a recall on a specific car seat..The company issued the safety advisory yesterday, warning about certain My Ride 65 convertible car...

Post date: May 25, 2017

The seventh annual Yarmouth 'Bean There, Ran That' Marathon is coming up in just over two weeks. It will start in front of the Lakelawn Motel on the morning of Sunday, June 11th. Organizer...

Post date: May 25, 2017

Lockeport has lost a legend, according to the town's former mayor.Alonzo 'Lonnie' Townsend passed away Monday, his birthday, at age 74.Townsend was known as a devoted Christian man who...

Post date: May 24, 2017

If the 50-year old UFO sighting in Shag Harbour isn't a mystery enough, how about the generosity of a mystery donor. The anonymous individual saved the Shag Harbour 50th anniversary UFO festival...

Post date: May 24, 2017

A huge study is underway to determine why Atlantic Canadians suffer from poorer health than people do in other parts of the country.Jason Hicks of the Atlantic Partnership for Tomorrow's Health...

Post date: May 24, 2017

An Atom hockey team from Yarmouth won their division at the Atlantic Hockey Group tournament. On Monday, the Yarmouth Bulls defeated the Northern Nova Wolves 8-4 at the BMO Centre in Bedford....

Post date: May 24, 2017

Property owners in the Municipality of Barrington will pay a bit more in taxes this year. Council approved it's 2017-2018 $8.8 million operating budget. The residential rate goes up by 1 cent...

Post date: May 24, 2017

The final selections for the male and female Canada Games volleyball teams were made this past weekend. Three local athletes made the teams. Renée Cleveland from Clare made the women's team....

Post date: May 24, 2017

As the investigation into a terrorist bombing at the Manchester Arena continues, Prime Minister Theresa May has raised the UK Terror threat level to critical,   stating that a further...

Post date: May 24, 2017

The Weekender for Sunday, May 21, 2017. This week, Y95-CJLS News Director Gary Nickerson sits down with a number of guests to talk pressing issues heading into the May 30th provincial election...

Post date: May 23, 2017

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