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Two years ago last week, Yarmouth lost Jadon Robinson in a car accident, he was only 17. The well-liked teen was a football player for Sir John A. MacDonald, and grew up playing sports in Yarmouth...

Post date: November 14, 2017

Nova Scotia's Minister of Education says it may be time to review regulations around school bus red light violations. Zach Churchill says there were over 1500 violations reported last year across...

Post date: November 14, 2017

New parents will now have the option of an extended leave to care for their child..The federal government introduced changes lat week to allow spreading employment insurance benefits over 18 months,...

Post date: November 13, 2017

Walking away from a derelict ship may soon become illegal across Canada.A motion dealing with abandoned vessels from MP for South Shore-St.Margaret's Bernadette Jordan is working to become law....

Post date: November 12, 2017

A workshop on suicide first aid is being offered at Yarmouth Regional Hospital.The Nova Scotia Health Authority's Mental Health and Addictions program is parterning with the Yarmouth Hospital...

Post date: November 12, 2017

Yarmouth County will soon see more solar panels on buildings.Yarmouth MLA Zach Churchill announced the Solar Electricity for Community Buildings Pilot Program has been approved for the three...

Post date: November 12, 2017

Remembrance Day ceremonies are being held across the country today to honour our fallen veterans and all those who served and continue to serve. At Mariners Centre, hundreds were in attendance,...

Post date: November 11, 2017

The Yarmouth Junior A Mariners are no longer undefeated at home. They lost their second straight game to the South Shore Lumberjacks, this time by a score of 4-1 tonight. South Shore beat...

Post date: November 10, 2017

A full house gathered in Lunenburg last night to discuss water issues within the town.Experts presented information on bio-filters for the wastewater plant, water infrastructure and the quality of...

Post date: November 10, 2017

Free legal advice is on the way for sexual assault survivors in Nova Scotia.South Shore St. Margaret's MP Bernadette Jordan announced $810,000 in federal funding while Lunenburg West MLA Mark...

Post date: November 10, 2017

Yarmouth and Argyle are selling their solar power.The Solar Electricity for Community Building Pilot Program was announced.Yarmouth, the Municipality of the District of Yarmouth and the Municipality...

Post date: November 10, 2017

A pilot project will see people designated to work with students, families, and schools to understand why kids are missing time. The Council to Improve Classroom Conditions is investing $1.9...

Post date: November 10, 2017

Nova Scotia's Minister of Transportation says they are always working with Bay Ferries in looking for new opportunities for the Cat ferry service out of Yarmouth, calling it a good relationship....

Post date: November 10, 2017

More solar energy will be generated for three municipal units in Yarmouth County. The province announced today that the Solar Electricity for Community Buildings Pilot Program will be rolled out...

Post date: November 10, 2017

(Photo - Sgt. Mariah Smith - Wedgeport Legion) Remembrance Day in Wedgeport will feature a ceremony at Saint Michael's Church, followed by a banquet at the Legion Branch 155. The names of...

Post date: November 10, 2017

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