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An impressive Halloween display is up again on Parade Street in Yarmouth this year. Tim and Carol MacKinnon live next to the Yarmouth Mountain Cemetery, and for the last five years have gone 'all-...

Post date: October 31, 2017

Five volunteer first responder organizations in our region will be buying some necessary safety equipment with the help of provincial funding. More than $500,000 dollars in grants has been...

Post date: October 31, 2017

The man accused of killing former Lunenburg resident Linnea Veinotte has reached a plea agreement in Grenada.Akim Frank pleaded guilty to the lesser charge of manslaughter.According to the Director...

Post date: October 31, 2017

The province has launched a consultation for families and the regulated child-care sector. It comes about a month after the government expanded pre-primary classes for four-year-olds. Early...

Post date: October 31, 2017

Those who frequent an arena in Shelburne County are hoping the weather will cool down soon. Humidity issues are occurring at the Sandy Wickens Memorial Arena in Barrington. One of two...

Post date: October 31, 2017

The YCMHS Vikings Boys Hockey team fell 14-1 to Horton Saturday night in Valley High School Hockey League play. Drake Johnson scored and Brad Verran (VER-ann) and Liam White split goaltending...

Post date: October 30, 2017

Two people from Yarmouth have been charged in separate SPCA investigations into animal cruelty. Chief Inspector Special Constable Jo-Anne Landsburg says they received a complaint from the public...

Post date: October 30, 2017

Over 300 people in the Wood's Harbour area have signed a petition calling on the provincial government to work with service providers to improve cell service. The document was tabled last Thursday...

Post date: October 30, 2017

A newly formed coalition of lobster buyers wants the federal government to permit them to make loans to fishermen. The Western Nova Scotia Lobster Dealers Coalition is looking at South Western...

Post date: October 30, 2017

Gary Nickerson speaks with Shelburne Mayor Karen Mattatall on an upcoming healthcare rally in the community. Gary Nickerson speaks with Bernie Berry of the Coldwater Lobster Association and...

Post date: October 30, 2017

(Photo: MC Media Livestream) The 10th annual Chicks With Sticks female minor hockey tournament took place at Mariners Centre over the weekend. The Yarmouth Scotiabank Western Riptide White...

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The Yarmouth and Area Chamber of Commerce will hand out their annual Business Awards on Thursday night, 6:30 at the Rodd Grand Hotel. Organizer Chris Atwood says it will be a similiar format to...

Post date: October 30, 2017

More municipal units in the region have added their support to those already calling on government to have radiation treatment in Yarmouth. In Yarmouth County, the three municipal units are all...

Post date: October 30, 2017

The Municipality of Argyle invited residents to see what their new administrative building might look like. Wild Salt Architecture unveiled their design for the building on Thursday night at Par-...

Post date: October 30, 2017

The Yarmouth Scotiabank Western Riptide White Peewee A girls won the local Chicks with Sticks tournament over the weekend. They played three round robin games. The first game was played Friday...

Post date: October 30, 2017

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