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(Robin Surette donated a kidney to her dad Earl Ring-CJLS News) There's no bigger gift Earl Ring's daughter could have given him this Christmas. The Kempt, Yarmouth County native has known...

Post date: December 27, 2017

On Christmas Day fierce winds, clocked at over 117 km/h in some areas, knocked down trees and poles and snapped lines across the province. In a release, Nova Scotia Power says as of 6:30 last...

Post date: December 27, 2017

Tens of thousands of Nova Scotians are still without power this morning, and it might be as late as tomorrow before power is restored.Winds blowing up to 100 km/h knocked down trees and poles and...

Post date: December 26, 2017

Photo: The 2016 Boxing Day 5k Turkey Run in Yarmouth. (Mark Hubbard) It's an early chance to work off that Christmas dinner. The ninth annual Boxing Day 5k Turkey Run takes place Tuesday...

Post date: December 22, 2017

The Mariners Centre will celebrate sledge hockey on Saturday, January 6th. Renovations to Arena 1 have allowed better access for sledge hockey players to the player bench and penalty box area...

Post date: December 22, 2017

(Mayor Karen Mattatall speaks at rally in Shelburne condemning ER closures-CJLS News) The mayor of Shelburne says it's insulting how the province is treating residents. Karen Mattatal is...

Post date: December 22, 2017

A social media movement to help bring back the true meaning of Christmas is being embraced by many people in the Tri-Counties. Derek Lesser, an educator at the Yarmouth High School shared a...

Post date: December 22, 2017

For 20 years, a traditional Christmas dinner has been available for free in the Town of Yarmouth on Christmas Day. Once again on Monday at the Yarmouth Lions Hall from noon to 3, all residents are...

Post date: December 22, 2017

The emergency department at Digby General Hospital will be closing. The health authority issued a release this morning saying that Digby's emergency department will be closed Saturday at 10:00 a.m...

Post date: December 22, 2017

Several emergency department closures are coming up for Roseway Hospital in Shelburne. The Nova Scotia Health Authority says the department will close tomorrow at 5pm until Saturday morning at 8...

Post date: December 21, 2017

A winter storm could follow Jolly ol' Saint Nick. The province is expected to see the low pressure system intensify over Southwestern Nova Scotia on Christmas morning Monday and reach Cape Breton...

Post date: December 21, 2017

The provincial budget is expected to have slightly increased revenues and relatively flat expenses. The latest forecast for the 2017-2018 budget was released by Finance Minister Karen Casey today...

Post date: December 21, 2017

Twenty people who make a difference in the South Shore were honoured yesterday.MP Bernadette Jordan awarded them with each with a Canada 150 pin.The pins were forged from the copper taken from the...

Post date: December 21, 2017

Nova Scotia Power is investigating what appears to be intentional damage to some of its equipment. Spokesperson Tiffany Chase says early last evening approximately 6200 customers in the Tri...

Post date: December 21, 2017

It's only a few days before Christmas and some drivers in Nova Scotia may think they're going to get gouged at the pumps prior to the holiday break. Not so says a senior petroleum analyst. The...

Post date: December 21, 2017

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