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A community energy initiative in Bridgewater has received $20,000 in provincial funding.@MarkFurey1 announces @nsgov funding of $20,000 to @TownBridgewater Energize Bridgewater with @MayorMitchellNS...

Post date: March 27, 2017

Some rural internet users are about to get a boost.Premier Stephen McNeil was in Northfield to announce $1.4 million dollars for 22 municipal and community high speed internet projects.The South...

Post date: March 27, 2017

A group fighting for teachers during the recent contract dispute with government continues their efforts.Nova Scotia Parents For Teachers started as a Facebook group for people to voice their...

Post date: March 27, 2017

Some of the best spirits in the world can be found in Lunenburg.Ironworks Distillery has announced they've won five medals at the World Spirits Awards.The awards, which are handed out in Germany...

Post date: March 27, 2017

Ten local recipients will benefit from a weekend of hockey and entertainment in Lunenburg County.This is the fifth annual Burg Classic Charity Hockey Tournament.Thirty games are scheduled at the...

Post date: March 27, 2017

A class adventure being billed as the 'trip of a lifetime' received a $17,000 upgrade courtesy of the Masonic Lodge Foundation.Fourteen students from North Queens Community School have been...

Post date: March 27, 2017

The MLA for Queens-Shelburne wants the province to pause before giving access to Crown land to a consortium of lumber mills.Sterling Belliveau says government is handing over a parcel of land the...

Post date: March 27, 2017

Nova Scotia's premier hasn't ruled out calling a spring election after the provincial budget is tabled next month.Stephen McNeil told reporters on Thursday the spring session at the Nova...

Post date: March 26, 2017

The season is over for the Yarmouth Junior 'A' Mariners. A three goal second period helped lift the Truro Bearcats to a 5-3 win over Yarmouth in game five of their first round MHL playoff...

Post date: March 26, 2017

The Liverpool Privateers skated to a 5-1 victory last night over the Valley Maple Leafs. The win gives the Privateers a 3-2 lead in the best of seven series. Alex Nauss led the way with two goals and...

Post date: March 25, 2017

The Halifax Mooseheads grabbed game one of their best of seven series against the Rouyn-Noranda Huskies. Halifax hung on for a 5-4 win after leading 5-2 midway through the third period. Game two goes...

Post date: March 25, 2017

A new judge was welcomed to the bench this afternoon.The official robing ceremony for Catherine Benton took place at the Bridgewater Justice Centre.The first Mi'Kmaq woman to be appointed as a...

Post date: March 24, 2017

The Health Services Foundation of the South Shore is making their biggest donation yet.The South Shore Regional Hospital in Bridgewater will be the recipient of two new minimally invasive surgical...

Post date: March 24, 2017

The province's justice minister is stepping aside from politics.Diana Whalen has announced she will not re-offer in the next provincial election.Whalen has served as an MLA since 2003.But, she...

Post date: March 24, 2017

A Lunenburg hockey player is getting ready for his first taste of Quebec Major Junior Hockey League playoffs.Walter Flower and the Halifax Mooseheads open up the post-season tonight on the road...

Post date: March 24, 2017

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