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There's definitely that fall feel in the air although the first day of Autumn isn't for another 19 days. Maybe you've found it cool enough in the evenings to start a fire in the woodstove...

Post date: September 05, 2017

For the first time, a local team will take part in the Parkinson's SuperWalk in Halifax this Saturday. Members of the Tri-County Parkinson Canada Patient and Caregiver Support Group will be...

Post date: September 05, 2017

Nova Scotia has just added another 11 species to its list of those at risk.Among the new additions is the Monarch butterfly, which is now considered endangered.It spends winters in Mexico and summers...

Post date: September 05, 2017

Exciting news from across the pond.    The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, William and Kate, are expecting their third child.The Royals already have a son, 4 year old Prince George and...

Post date: September 04, 2017

A half a million dollars has been left on the table as the ace continues to elude Shelburne county. Four cards now remain in the River Hills Golf and Country Club Chase the Ace draw. Don...

Post date: September 03, 2017

A Labour Day celebration will take place Monday at Frost Park in Yarmouth. The South West Labour Group will host the event from 11am-2pm. There will be a bouncy castle for the kids,...

Post date: September 01, 2017

RCMP are out in force for this weekend's Wharf Rat Rally in Digby. Additional resources have been brought in. Police say they want to make sure everyone has fun and stays safe. Digby RCMP...

Post date: September 01, 2017

It's getting to be an almost regular occurrence. Another closure of Shelburne's Roseway Hospital emergency department. It will close at 6pm Friday September 1 and reopen 8am Saturday September...

Post date: September 01, 2017

The price of gas will be adjusted once again at midnight tonight. The Nova Scotia Utility and Review Board says this is due to significant shifts in the market price of gasoline. This will be...

Post date: September 01, 2017

Ovarian cancer is the most fatal women's cancer. Ovarian Cancer Canada says there is no reliable screening test for the disease and no vaccine to prevent it. Spokesperson Janice Chan tells...

Post date: September 01, 2017

Two people have been arrested in connection with a fire Tuesday at a Yarmouth eatery. Yarmouth Town RCMP responded to the blaze at Chuck's Diner on the Hardscratch Rd. just after 5 a.m. on August...

Post date: September 01, 2017

The Island Traps Schooners are hoping for lots of fan support as they host Provincials this weekend. Clark's Harbour's F.A. Brannen Memorial Field will be the location, with games starting this...

Post date: September 01, 2017

The Canadian Army Veterans Motorcycle Unit will ride from Digby to the Afghanistan Memorial at Maple Grove in Hebron. Yarmouth's Joe Paquette says it will start in the Wal-Mart parking lot at 11am...

Post date: September 01, 2017

Randy Delorey met with representatives of the Western Nova Scotia Cancer Support Network and the Yarmouth Hospital Foundation. The purpose of Thursday's sit-down was for the Minister to hear first...

Post date: September 01, 2017

Service stations in the Tri-Counties were busy Thursday as motorists filled-up in anticipation of a spike in gas prices. And indeed prices went up. Regular self-serve gas is selling for $1.14...

Post date: September 01, 2017

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