The Newsroom

Find what you are looking for in the news.

A military plane had to make an emergency landing at the Yarmouth International Airport today. At around 2pm, a CP-140 Aurora aircraft was conducting a training exercise in the area. 13...

Post date: November 16, 2017

The cost of a litre of both gasoline and diesel is expected to go up at midnight when the province's regulator sets prices. Dan McTeague with Gasbuddy.com he thinks gas will only go up by point-...

Post date: November 16, 2017

Université Sainte-Anne has announced that the job placement rate for graduates of its Bachelor of Education program is nearly 100%. It says school boards across Canada actively seek out their...

Post date: November 16, 2017

You can shed some light on abuse against women. A purple light that is. The Shine A Light On Woman Abuse campaign is a first for this region and is a collaboration of Juniper House, Shyft House...

Post date: November 16, 2017

Construction of the new Yarmouth Elementary School is only just beginning. You can expect activity at the site on Parade Street over the next couple of months. Tri-County Regional School Board...

Post date: November 16, 2017

(Photo: OJHL Images on Twitter) MHL Team Eastlink did not qualify for the playoff round at the 2017 Eastern Canada Cup Junior A Challenge in Ontario. The team won one out of four games at the...

Post date: November 15, 2017

The president of the board of directors of Th'YARC in Yarmouth says they are moving forward with their plans to find a suitable location for a new arts centre. They have always said that their...

Post date: November 15, 2017

The Nova Scotia government is looking to the public to develop a better model for inclusive education. The Commission on Inclusive Education is holding public workshops this month. On its...

Post date: November 15, 2017

Work on a dog park in Yarmouth is progressing at a good pace. It's located on a two-hectare site on Jarvis Street. Craig Crocker, chair of the Yarmouth Dog Park Association says the site has...

Post date: November 15, 2017

There have been several chimney fires in our region lately. As the temperatures drop more people are using wood stoves, furnaces and fireplaces. Yarmouth Fire Chief John Verrall says not...

Post date: November 15, 2017

One person has died following a collision on highway 103 last night. Shortly after 6:30pm, Shelbourne RCMP were called to the scene of a single vehicle collision on Highway 103 at Jordan Falls...

Post date: November 15, 2017

A Yarmouth County man charged with Attemped Murder with a Firearm appeared in Yarmouth Provincial Court today. The Crown requested the case of 32 year old Nicholas Ashton Mullen of Pembroke be...

Post date: November 14, 2017

The province now has more tools to ensure recipients of spousal and child support payments get their money.Enforcement workers can now seize assets of those who owe more than $3,000 or haven't...

Post date: November 14, 2017

The MLA for Argyle-Barrington says he's pleased the government has announced that a committee will be struck to address Acadian issues. Lena Metledge Diab created the Advisory Committee to the...

Post date: November 14, 2017

RCMP are encouraging people to take extra precautions when locking up their cottages for the winter.Over 300 break-ins at seasonal properties were reported last year. Police say generally...

Post date: November 14, 2017

Pages