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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

A Yarmouth County man charged with attempted murder will be back in court next week. The case of 32 year old Nicholas Ashton Mullen of Pembroke was adjourned today in Yarmouth Provincial Court...

Post date: November 07, 2017

The Mayor of Yarmouth says arts, culture and heritage generates ten times more economic benefits than sporting activites. Pam Mood says she's done her research and looked at provincial numbers...

Post date: November 07, 2017

The Warden of the Municipality of Digby says he's pleased the province provided a grant to the council to hire a trail coordinator. Jimmy MacAlpine says it shows the province also sees the value...

Post date: November 07, 2017

The town of Shelburne continues to conduct an informal survey of the water needs of its residents. The information collected will help them plan where to extend water services, if need be. CAO...

Post date: November 07, 2017

While April may be time for spring cleaning, November is the time to get your financial house in order.Since 2011, the Financial Consumer Agency of Canada has designated November as financial...

Post date: November 07, 2017

A threat made against a Chester school is being called a hoax.South Shore Regional School Board Superintendent Scott Milner says a thorough investigation by school officials and the RCMP have led...

Post date: November 07, 2017

A Yarmouth County man charged with Attempted Murder appeared in court today for a bail hearing. 32 year old Nicholas Ashton Mullen of Pembroke was remanded into custody and will appear in Yarmouth...

Post date: November 06, 2017

The MLA for Queens-Shelburne says problems with health care delivery in Shelburne began shortly after the centralization of the the Nova Scotia Health Authority. Kim Masland says it was difficult...

Post date: November 06, 2017

The Black Loyalist Heritage Society in Birchtown is holding a Christmas fundraiser. They are hoping to raise at least a thousand dollars. The grand prize is a dinner and two tickets to see...

Post date: November 06, 2017

Gary Nickerson speaks with Robert Thibault on a newly formed coalition of lobster dealers that want to offer an alternative to controlling agreements. Gary Nickerson speaks with representatives of...

Post date: November 06, 2017

The Yarmouth High Vikings Girls hockey team took part in a tournament over the weekend in Middleton. They won their first game over Barrington 5-0 with Saige Breton scoring twice, Hallie Moore and...

Post date: November 06, 2017

Division III Girls Soccer Provincials were held in Lockeport on Friday and Saturday. The Oxford Golden Bears won first place with a 4-1 win over the East Antigonish Mustangs. The hometown...

Post date: November 06, 2017

(Mayor Karen Mattatal addresses yesterday's meeting-Acadia News photo) About 115 people attending a health care meeting in Shelburne yesterday. It was organized in response to the on-going...

Post date: November 06, 2017

RCMP will be present in a school in Chester this morning.A note was discovered by a custodian Friday in a washroom at Forests Heights high school suggesting there could be a shooting.The note was...

Post date: November 06, 2017

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