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The landscape along Yarmouth's north Water Street has changed drastically. Crews have demolished and removed a large middle section of the former DomTex cotton mill building. It's owned by the...

Post date: January 16, 2018

The recent severe weather was not kind to the trail system in the area. But the dedicated volunteers with the Yarmouth County Trail Development Association have been working hard to keep the...

Post date: January 16, 2018

There's a lot of discussion about whether or not Nova Scotia should ban plastic bags. HRM council will be discussing the issue over the next few months about banning the products in that...

Post date: January 16, 2018

This week on our program: Find out how you can help the families of the victims of the tragic house fire in Pubnico Head that claimed the lives of four children. Kevin Northup speaks with...

Post date: January 15, 2018

The provincial government says more Nova Scotians will be eligible for emergency home heating funding this winter. A release says Service Nova Scotia has enhanced the Good Neighbour Energy Fund...

Post date: January 15, 2018

The following results from the Yarmouth County Minor Hockey Association were reported to our newsroom: BANTAM A: The West Pubnico Pharmasave Bantam A Mariners took on Clare/Digby on Saturday at...

Post date: January 15, 2018

The Nova Scotia Health Authority is asking people not to visit the hospital if they're feeling sick. It says viruses, like the ones that cause the flu and colds, spread easily from person to...

Post date: January 15, 2018

Results of an online survey about the Municipality of Clare's council size and boundaries will be presented at a public meeting tomorrow night. The municipality has engaged Stantec consulting to...

Post date: January 15, 2018

The YCMHS High School Boys Basketball Team took part in the Halifax Milk Classic Tournament at Halifax West High School this past weekend. Yarmouth defeated JH Gillis, Avon View and Memorial to...

Post date: January 15, 2018

The Provincial Volunteer Awards are coming up in April. Know someone that deserves to be recognized? In every municipality in Nova Scotia, nominations are being sought for the Provincial...

Post date: January 15, 2018

The Yarmouth Junior A Mariners followed up a home ice loss to Pictou County Friday night by splitting a weekend road trip. The Mariners fought back, but couldn't get close enough to the...

Post date: January 15, 2018

In the Valley High School Boys Hockey League: On Friday, the Barrington Barons defeated Par-en-Bas 4-2. Tanner Bateman, Jacob Symonds, Jude Greenwood and Jagger Kane scored for Barrington, and...

Post date: January 15, 2018

A local tourism group wants the province to consider our area when it comes to additional funding for iconic tourism sites. The Yarmouth and Acadian Shores Tourism Association are asking their...

Post date: January 15, 2018

(photo Association of Municipal Administrators) The interim manager of the Yarmouth International Airport says it's very important to the region and is an asset that needs to be protected....

Post date: January 15, 2018

A tiny pest is causing big problems for foresters in Southwest Nova Scotia.There are restrictions in place across Digby, Queens, Shelburne, Yarmouth and Annapolis counties on the movement of Hemlock...

Post date: January 14, 2018

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