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The unexpected death of Claredon Robicheau, the founder of Transport de Clare and a passionate advocate for the rights of people with disabilities is being mourned throughout Nova Scotia....

Post date: January 09, 2018

The Yarmouth Curling Club should be back up and running soon. They haven't had ice all season due to problems with the ice compressor and chiller. Past-President of the Yarmouth Curling...

Post date: January 09, 2018

Representatives of the Towns of Shelburne and Bridgewater continue to discuss a proposal from Bridgewater to provide dedicated policing services to Shelburne. Mayor Karen Mattatal says she and...

Post date: January 09, 2018

The saga of the Farley Mowatt may finally be over for the Town of Shelburne. Although the derelict vessel was towed out of the town's port in July of last year to be sold as scrap, it was, for...

Post date: January 09, 2018

Motorists in the Tri Counties are being warned of severe black ice conditions this morning. Tony Hall from the Department of Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal in Clare says the black ice...

Post date: January 09, 2018

A house fire in Yarmouth County that claimed the lives of four children is not suspicious. The Nova Scotia RCMP Major Crimes Unit has conducted a preliminary investigation into the fatal fire in...

Post date: January 08, 2018

Gary Nickerson speaks with provincial Justice Minister Mark Furey on cannabis legalization. Kevin Northup talks to Robin Surette and Earl Ring, a father and daughter who just went through kidney...

Post date: January 08, 2018

The Maritime Hockey League's trade deadline is fast approaching. Teams have until Wednesday night at 10 to finalize their rosters for the rest of the season. The Yarmouth Junior A Mariners have...

Post date: January 08, 2018

The Fundy Commander will sail again. The fishing vessel caught fire on January 4 at Lobster Rock Wharf in Yarmouth. Firefighters tried to save the dragger but storm-force winds and bitterly...

Post date: January 08, 2018

An event to celebrate the sport of sledge hockey was held at Mariners Centre over the weekend. It was a blustry, cold day on Saturday, but those trying out sledge hockey inside were having a great...

Post date: January 08, 2018

Investigators are trying piece together the events that led to the tragic deaths of four Yarmouth County children in a weekend house fire. RCMP say at least two people escaped the flames but their...

Post date: January 08, 2018

If you would like to help homeless youth in the Tri-Counties then SHYFT Youth Services can help keep your head, hands and feet warm. The 2018 annual 'Raising The Roof' is underway. Executive...

Post date: January 08, 2018

The mayor of Yarmouth says small towns will pay the price associated with increased policing costs when recreational marijuana becomes legalized later this year. The province will be selling...

Post date: January 08, 2018

Yarmouth will host the national Communities in Bloom Symposium next year. Like past events, volunteers will be needed to help showcase the area's world class hospitality. The first volunteer...

Post date: January 08, 2018

Four children have died after a house fire in Pubnico Head, a source close to the family confirmed to Acadia News. RCMP say there were multiple fatalities as the result of an overnight fire in...

Post date: January 07, 2018

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