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You're being invited to 'run the lake for goodness sake!' The annual Lake Run takes place Sunday morning around Doctors Lake in Yarmouth. It's a fundraiser for the Yarmouth Y Whitecaps swim...

Post date: June 22, 2018

The emergency department at Roseway Hospital in Shelburne will be closed beginning at 6 p.m. Sunday and will reopen Monday morning at 8. As always, the Nova Scotia Health Authority says it's due...

Post date: June 22, 2018

(photo courtesy Town of Lockeport) A popular walking trail in Lockeport is off limits to the public. Many residents like Cheryl Nickerson think the council needs to make it their number one...

Post date: June 22, 2018

A judge has just ordered the release of documents about fish farm activities.Ron Neufeld says the Kelly Cove Salmon Ltd salmon farm which operates 200 meters from his and Kathaleen Milan property is...

Post date: June 22, 2018

Most kids love to go camping and one 6 year old boy in Yarmouth County is really eager about it. Lucas Parent was diagnosed with a primary immune deficiency disease, putting him at an extreme...

Post date: June 22, 2018

(Yarmouth Dog Park Association Facebook) The acting president of the Yarmouth Dog Park Association says public and business support has been very encouraging. The facility is being developed...

Post date: June 22, 2018

(file photo) A former Nova Scotia fisheries minister says the Trudeau government must stand up to the U.S. Sterling Belliveau, isn't referring to the ongoing trade war but instead to the...

Post date: June 22, 2018

A slight drop in pump prices this morning. The price of a litre of regular self-serve gasoline is selling for $1.24 in Yarmouth. That's 8/10th's of a cent less than last week. Diesel dropped...

Post date: June 22, 2018

Faculty of the Nova Scotia Community College will no longer be part of the Nova Scotia Teachers Union. In a news release issued today, results of a vote indicated 64 percent of 570 NSCC faculty...

Post date: June 21, 2018

The Warden of the Municipality of Barrington says he's pleased the government has determined what is behind some of the problems with the Cape Sable Island Causeway. The Department of...

Post date: June 20, 2018

Controversy over a parade float at Liverpool's signature festival has brought on a wave of support for the LGBTQ community.This year marks Kim Myra's first Privateer Days parade since taking...

Post date: June 20, 2018

(photo: Facebook) A loss for Shelburne and a gain for Mahone Bay. Dylan Heide will take over as CAO for the Lunenburg County town. Shelburne Mayor Karen Mattatall says his leaving will be...

Post date: June 20, 2018

Yarmouth Mountain Cemetery is more than a resting place for the dearly departed. It's a place to relax and enjoy the trees, gardens, greenery and fountains and ...and learn. The headstones will...

Post date: June 20, 2018

The executive director of the Tri-County Women's Centre says there's no reason children should be living in poverty in Canada. Lisanne Turner is reacting to a report by the Canadian Centre for...

Post date: June 20, 2018

The federal government is planning to severely restrict most forms of marketing for prescription opioids.This comes after Federal Health Minister Ginette Petitpas Taylor says almost 4,000 Canadians...

Post date: June 19, 2018

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