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The hockey season is back for teenagers across the South Shore and Yarmouth.The UPS Store South Shore Mustangs open up training camp Friday at the Lunenburg County Lifestyle Centre.Thirty-four...

Post date: August 18, 2017

The Barrington Municipal Agricultural Exhibition opened today and there's quite a line up of things to see and do.President Trevor Swaine says lots of new additions can be expected this year to...

Post date: August 17, 2017

A drought that began last summer in Barrington is nearly over.Chief Administrative Officer Rob Frost says last year about 300 households experienced drought conditions.This year he's only heard...

Post date: August 17, 2017

Elderdog Canada will hold its fifth annual release of butterflies this weekend.Founder Ardra Cole says while the event is about remembering dogs who have passed on, it also focuses on the monarch...

Post date: August 17, 2017

A spotlight event opens Friday for performers who don't normally get much stage time.This is the 13th year for Riverfest on a 50 acre field in Pine Grove, Lunenburg County.More than 30 acts will...

Post date: August 17, 2017

(Graphic- Canadian Hurricane Centre) While Hurricane Gert passed our shores without much effect, the professional weather-watchers are keeping a close eye on some other systems. Environment...

Post date: August 17, 2017

Barbeque season is starting to wind down and MLAs are preparing to head back to Halifax.The fall sitting of the Nova Scotia Legislature will get underway September 21 when the Lieutenant Governor...

Post date: August 17, 2017

The province's Serious Incident Response Team says there is no call for charges against two Lunenburg RCMP officers.SIRT was investigating after a man fractured his elbow during an arrest in...

Post date: August 17, 2017

A Mahone Bay chef has been chosen to represent the Maritimes at "Canada's Table" in Ottawa later this month.Matthew Krizan is the owner of Mateus Bistro.An immigrant to Canada, Krizan...

Post date: August 16, 2017

The mayor of the Municipality of the District of Lunenburg calls it a win-win situation for local residents who drive Highway 103.Carolyn Bolivar-Getson says the recent announcement to twin the major...

Post date: August 16, 2017

Today marks the start of Chester Race Week and organizers are hoping to get as many people out as possible.Greg Sapp is a veteran racer and says they are seeing more young people this year than...

Post date: August 16, 2017

A new face will be driving investment in the Municipality of Chester.Since July 31, Erin Lowe has been the Economic Development Officer for the Municipality of the District of Chester.Lowe comes from...

Post date: August 16, 2017

A small plane crashed in Italy Cross this afternoon.Around 12:30 the plane carrying two people landed in a wooded area.RCMP, paramedics and members of the Italy Cross-Middlewood District Fire...

Post date: August 16, 2017

Shelburne RCMP are investigating a break and enter at a local business. Early yesterday morning between 4:40 and 5:10, police received a complaint of a break and enter at a business on Highway 103...

Post date: August 16, 2017

The Mayor of Shelburne is praising a visit from five Tall Ships to the area. Karen Mattatall says the Rendez-Vous 2017 Regatta in Shelburne Harbour drew 3,000 people to the waterfront on Monday...

Post date: August 16, 2017

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