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This weekend for local teams in the Valley High School Hockey League, tonight the Par-en-Bas Sharks visit the Barrington Barons, Digby visits West Kings. Tomorrow, Barrington visits Digby,...

Post date: November 10, 2017

For the second straight season, Nova Scotia Major Bantam Hockey is coming to Mariners Centre. Yarmouth will host a game between the Western Hurricanes and Kings Mutual Valley Wildcats tomorrow...

Post date: November 10, 2017

(Photo: Mayor Pam Mood Facebook) Barbie took over the Yarmouth Mall today. A 'Pop-Up Party' was held and hundreds were in attendance, most wearing pink shirts. The Barbie Pop-Up Party is...

Post date: November 09, 2017

Nova Scotia's Health Minister says the Health Authority has a handle on the needs of rural Nova Scotia.Randy Delorey says the authority faces challenges from urban and rural centres and are...

Post date: November 09, 2017

More funding is on the way for opioid treatment.The province announced $800,000 will be spent to create 470 new spots across the province over the next six months.Fifty of those will be new spaces to...

Post date: November 09, 2017

The Warden of the Municipality of Barrington says the council did not make a decision to implement a new tax lightly. It passed a Deed Transfer Tax this week. Eddie Nickerson says council held...

Post date: November 09, 2017

(Canadian Coast Guard photo) A Shelburne County man has been awarded a Medal of Bravery. Leading Seaman Eric Nickerson was among four people honoured yesterday at province House. The...

Post date: November 09, 2017

Special award winners have been announced for the 2017 Yarmouth County Athletic Awards. There are 12 winners, male and female in six categories. The Athletes of the Year are Allie Berry for...

Post date: November 08, 2017

The CEO of Bay Ferries Ltd says the company is always looking at the best ways of providing its service out of Yarmouth. During its season, the high-speed Cat ferry has been sailing to Portland...

Post date: November 08, 2017

Motorists will have to be patient when using Exit 26 on Highway 103 in Shelburne for a few months. A major project to improve traffic flow and safety begins tomorrow. The upgrade is listed as a...

Post date: November 08, 2017

The executive director of the Tri-County Women's Centre says there is a housing crisis in the region. A coalition of groups, including the centre, is urging people to take part in a housing survey...

Post date: November 08, 2017

The Joint Rescue Coordination Centre in Halifax received a mayday call from a fishing vessel in distress off the coast of South Western Nova Scotia last night. The boat was 73 nautical miles...

Post date: November 08, 2017

A very unique event is coming to Yarmouth Thursday. Yarmouth's Mandy Rennehan, one of the top entrepreneurs in Canada, has teamed up with Barbie to bring the 'You Can Be Anything' Mentorship...

Post date: November 08, 2017

Not a good start to the school year when it comes to red light violations in our area. The Tri-County Regional School Board reports there were 25 school bus red light violations in the month of...

Post date: November 08, 2017

The Tri-County Regional School Board held their annual general meeting last night in Yarmouth. Each year, the positions of Board Chair, Vice-Chair and Third Member of the Executive are voted on by...

Post date: November 08, 2017

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