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The August passenger numbers for the Yarmouth Cat ferry are down compared to to last year.Engine problems with the Cat caused Bay Ferries to reduce the number of scheduled trips to Portland....

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It's spread by avian parasite trichomoniasis. It causes an infection in the throats of birds, making them unable to swallow. Dave Currie, president of the Nova Scotia Bird Society, said the...

Post date: September 15, 2017

Tropical Storm Jose could become a hurricane again later today but forecasters say it's not clear if it will affect our region next week. U-S forecasters warn of potentially causing life-...

Post date: September 15, 2017

Photo: Jill Smith (right) with fellow tour member Brent Bourne An Argyle woman continues her cycling journey across Canada. Jill Smith is taking part in the Sears National Kids Cancer Ride...

Post date: September 15, 2017

Three weeks of preparation and four preseason wins later, the Yarmouth Junior A Mariners begin the MHL regular season tonight at home. Home opener tonight as we host @trurobearcats see you at the...

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The head of the province's Serious Incident Response Team is retiring.Ron MacDonald will retire next month after heading up SIRT since it was created in 2012.The organization investigates serious...

Post date: September 15, 2017

A big break at the pumps for motorists this morning. The price of regular self-serve gas fell by 8.5 cents a litre. It's selling for $1.15.9 cents a litre in most parts of the area. Diesel...

Post date: September 15, 2017

A fire on an underground train in London during Friday morning's rush hour as a "terrorist incident." London's Metropolitan Police confirm a number of injuries, but say it's too early to...

Post date: September 15, 2017

NDP Leader Gary Burrill was making the rounds in the South Shore today ahead of the fall legislative session.Burrill is concerned about the lack of funding for elder care in Nova Scotia.He says the $...

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West Nova MP Colin Fraser is hosting a community town hall event in Yarmouth County. The meeting will be held tonight at 6:30 at Le Club Acadien in Ste. Anne du Ruisseau. Fraser says he's been...

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The Roseway Hospital Emergency Department in Shelburne will be closed for 14 hours tomorrow. The closure will run from 6am-8pm. The Nova Scotia Health Authority says this is due to physician...

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A senior petroleum analyst says gas prices are expected to fall in Nova Scotia after a dramatic jump last week. Dan McTeague with Gasbuddy.com says gasoline should fall by at least 4-and-a-half...

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After about 13 years, the Terry Fox Run is back in Tusket. It will be held Sunday morning at 11:30 at the Ste. Anne du Ruisseau Church parking lot. Registration begins at 10:30. Organizer...

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NHL training camps begin across the league today. A defenseman from Yarmouth is looking to make the jump to the big leagues with the New York Rangers. Ryan Graves has spent the last two seasons...

Post date: September 14, 2017

The 'Du It For Peg' Duathlon goes this Sunday in Yarmouth. It's a charity event for the Gilles Boudreau and Friends Cancer Help Fund and in memory of Peggy Royal, an avid swimmer and Yarmouth...

Post date: September 14, 2017

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