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A Yarmouth businesswoman has been appointed Chair of Tourism Nova Scotia's Board of Directors. Irene d'Entremont had been serving as Interim Chair since March, and had been Vice-Chair since 2012...

Post date: September 08, 2017

A number of provincial government employees will take a dip in three harbours today. Their goal is to raise awareness and funds for the annual United Way workplace campaign. More than 50...

Post date: September 08, 2017

A new provincially appointed commission will hold public meetings starting next week. Their mandate is to determine how electoral representation of Acadian and African Nova Scotians can improve...

Post date: September 08, 2017

The 15th annual Fallen Firefighters Memorial Service will take place Sunday in Yarmouth. It will be held at the Yarmouth Fire Department on Pleasant Street, beginning at 10am. The service is...

Post date: September 08, 2017

Yarmouth will be the site of the 2017 U13 B Boys Soccer Provincials on September 9th and 10th. The Clippers finished first in their division, which qualified them for the Provincial Tournament...

Post date: September 08, 2017

Another jump in the price of gas this morning. In Yarmouth, regular self-serve is now at $1.24.4 cents per litre, up 3.4 cents. The price of diesel also took a nearly six cent jump to $1.06.7...

Post date: September 08, 2017

Barrington RCMP are asking for the public's help in identifying a man. Police say there was an incident at a restaurant on Highway 330 in Barrington Passage on Tuesday at 5:30pm. The male...

Post date: September 07, 2017

The Yarmouth International Airport is gearing up for a big celebration Saturday. It's their 80th anniversary of operation, and lots of special events are planned at the airport. The day begins...

Post date: September 07, 2017

(Photo: Nova Scotia Gov. Twitter) The province has obtained membership benefits with the Canadian Chamber of Commerce in Shanghai, China. In a release, the government says this will drive...

Post date: September 07, 2017

The Canadian Red Cross is asking Canadians to help with relief efforts in the Caribbean.Hurricane Irma, a category 5 blowing with wind speeds up to 300 km/h, is expected to impact 31 million people....

Post date: September 07, 2017

The Yarmouth Junior A Mariners won their second preseason game last night, defeating the Valley Wildcats 3-1. Noah McMullin scored twice and Matt Barron added an empty netter. Leif Hertz got...

Post date: September 07, 2017

Lots of rain could be on the way for the South Shore and Tri-Counties.Environment Canada has issued a special weather statement for our region.The weather agency says a developing low pressure system...

Post date: September 07, 2017

The leader of Nova Scotia's New Democratic Party calls government's pledge to pay the technical training fees for apprentices a good start.Gary Burrill says he's glad to see the province...

Post date: September 06, 2017

The Superintendent of the Tri-County Regional School Board is pleased with preparations for the pre-primary program. It's the new program rolled out by the province that offers a free, play-based...

Post date: September 06, 2017

A new elementary school on Parade Street will be named 'Yarmouth Elementary School.' That was the recommendation of the six member School Steering Team out of a list of nine names. Also...

Post date: September 06, 2017

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