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The provincial government says plans are in place to distribute provincial government correspondence and cheques in the case of a Canada Post job action.In a news release, the province says anyone...

Post date: October 19, 2018

The Municipality of Yarmouth is looking into citizen reports of environmental pollution. Those complaints are focused along the Port Maitland River, harbour and beach. CAO Victoria Brooks says...

Post date: October 19, 2018

This should put a smile on your face. Gasoline is down by 6.4 cents a litre and is at $1.20.8 cents a litre for regular self-serve in Yarmouth. The price of a litre of diesel also fell. It's...

Post date: October 19, 2018

It looks like Yarmouth may finally have a permanent dog park. The Town of Yarmouth has identified an area between the Mariners ballfield and the Broadbrook Trail as a suitable location. Martha...

Post date: October 18, 2018

The High School Division 2 soccer regional are on Friday and Saturday. Par en Bas hosts the boys playoff at the PEB and Yarmouth High fields. They open up against NKEC at 10am. At the same time,...

Post date: October 18, 2018

Motorists in Nova Scotia can expect at break at the pumps when the Utility and Review Board sets prices at midnight. Analyst Dan McTeague with Gasbuddy.com tells us there'll will be a nice drop in...

Post date: October 18, 2018

The Nova Scotia Liquor Store in Yarmouth was in the middle of the pack when it came to cannabis sales yesterday. Twelve NSLC stores are designated to sell weed. Spokesperson Beverley Ware tells...

Post date: October 18, 2018

Leaving your stash of cannabis and related products out in the open is asking for trouble with your pet, says the CEO of Grey Wolf Animal Health.Veterinarian Dr. Ian Sandler says edibles are a bigger...

Post date: October 18, 2018

The Yarmouth and Area Chamber of Commerce received a record number of nominations for this year's Business Awards. More than 190 nomination forms were sent in with 77 businesses and individuals in...

Post date: October 18, 2018

The Cat is heading back to Bar Harbour. Bay Ferries and the Yarmouth and Acadian Shores Tourist Association have officially announced the change in the "port of call" in Maine. YASTA General...

Post date: October 17, 2018

Maple Leaf Foods is recalling Schneiders brand Country Naturals Wieners from the marketplace because they may contain milk which is not declared on the label. Recalled products should be thrown...

Post date: October 17, 2018

The Tri-County Women's Centre is offering its Encore program for women who have have had or are dealing with breast cancer. Program coordinator Kim Brook says it's being held at the Yarmouth...

Post date: October 17, 2018

Cannabis went on sale across the country this morning.In Bridgewater about 80 people lined up to buy their pot legally for the first time.People waiting for doors to open at Bridgewater @theNSLC as...

Post date: October 17, 2018

Nova Scotia's Education minister says there are solid policies in place in schools governing smoking and using alcohol. Zach Churchill says they also apply to marijuana. He tells Acadia News...

Post date: October 17, 2018

Three large birch trees, one 12 feet in diameter, were uprooted at Yarmouth Mountain Cemetery by yesterday's strong winds. Fortunately only a couple of stones were knocked over but they weren...

Post date: October 17, 2018

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