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The province's justice minister is stepping aside from politics.Diana Whalen has announced she will not re-offer in the next provincial election.Whalen has served as an MLA since 2003.But, she...

Post date: March 24, 2017

The mayor of Shelburne is keeping her fingers crossed that some money in the federal budget to address derelict vessels is earmarked for the Farley Mowat. The town has dealt with the rusting ship...

Post date: March 24, 2017

The Council to Improve Classroom Conditions has released its initial recommendations.Established by the province to answer concerns brought up by teachers during the latest round of contract...

Post date: March 24, 2017

A.F. Theriault and Sons in Meteghan River will construct fibreglass hulls for 12 rescue boats. The 8.5 metre crafts will be used for the navy's Arctic patrol ships. Marine Superintendent...

Post date: March 24, 2017

It will cost some motorists more to fuel up this morning in the Yarmouth area. The price of a litre of self serve gas is now up to $104.0 from $103.0 But those who use diesel will pay less...

Post date: March 24, 2017

The Yarmouth area has the lowest number of kilometres adopted under Nova Scotia's Adopt-A-Highway program. A number of groups have decided that has to change. They will meet later this month at...

Post date: March 23, 2017

The coordinator of the Handicapped Organization Promoting Equality says the success of its vehicle lottery shows how much the community supports the organization. Tickets sold out on March 13, the...

Post date: March 23, 2017

The province has announced that a collaborative family practice team will be based in Digby. In a news release, the government says the Digby and Area Health Services Centre will soon be getting...

Post date: March 23, 2017

(Contributed by Chrissy Rose) The Flames are only one win away from the NS Bantam "A" provincial title after a convincing 5-1 victory over the Halifax Hawks Red Tuesday night at the Sandy Wickens...

Post date: March 23, 2017

The Yarmouth Junior A Mariners are facing elimination from the MHL playoffs. For the third time in the series, the Truro Bearcats scored the go-ahead goal in the last half of the third and held on...

Post date: March 22, 2017

Four people are dead and 40 injured in a terror attack near the UK Parliament in London.Among those who were killed are a police officer who was protecting Parliament, and a man shot by police who is...

Post date: March 22, 2017

The team was dispatched to Shelburne last week. Chris Krepsky of the TSB says the 'Atlantic Destiny' was off Halifax when some kind of mechanical issue developed earlier this month . None of...

Post date: March 22, 2017

(Chamber president Neil Rogers stops by our Y95 CJLS studios for an interview) The Yarmouth and Area Chamber of Commerce will soon roll out its strategic plan. The chamber has grown its...

Post date: March 22, 2017

Louis d'Entremont says he'll focus on high speed Internet, the Wedgeport school and transportation and infrastructure for the region. d'Entremont, a partner at d'Entremont-Boudreau law firm, was...

Post date: March 21, 2017

The federal government is set to release its budget tomorrow and KPMG expects it to be challenging.KPMG deliverers Audit, Tax, and Advisory services.Partner Luann Jones-Foster says there are a lot of...

Post date: March 21, 2017

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