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A barn in Lower Cornwall was completely destroyed this morning after a fire ripped through it.It happened on the Cornwall Road just before the noon hour.At least five fire departments attended the...

Post date: September 15, 2017

A six month bus service begins in Bridgewater September 25.The pilot project will be the town's first transit system.Mayor David Mitchell says the service will transform the lives of many people...

Post date: September 15, 2017

On Sunday, a legacy of one of Canada's greatest citizens will continue. The Terry Fox Run will be held in a few locations in our region. It's been 37 years since Fox began the Marathon of Hope...

Post date: September 15, 2017

It's spread by avian parasite trichomoniasis. It causes an infection in the throats of birds, making them unable to swallow. Dave Currie, president of the Nova Scotia Bird Society, said the...

Post date: September 15, 2017

Tropical Storm Jose could become a hurricane again later today but forecasters say it's not clear if it will affect our region next week. U-S forecasters warn of potentially causing life-...

Post date: September 15, 2017

If you haven't bought your lotto tickets by 11:30 tomorrow night, you're out of luck.Atlantic Lotto has planned a system outage that will last until Monday.Carla Bourque with ALC says the...

Post date: September 15, 2017

The August passenger numbers for the Yarmouth Cat ferry are down compared to to last year.Engine problems with the Cat caused Bay Ferries to reduce the number of scheduled trips to Portland....

Post date: September 15, 2017

The head of the province's Serious Incident Response Team is retiring.Ron MacDonald will retire next month after heading up SIRT since it was created in 2012.The organization investigates serious...

Post date: September 15, 2017

A woman is shaken after her vehicle went over an embankment this afternoon.Police and firefighters were on scene in Mahone Bay to assist with the call.RCMP say the woman, in her 60s, accidently...

Post date: September 14, 2017

A woman from Lunenburg is pedalling her way across the country for a cause close to her heart. Fiona Steele is raising funds while on the National Kids Cancer Ride. She says she's seen...

Post date: September 14, 2017

Bullying impacts everyone in the community.The South Shore Regional School Board has launched a new 'together' campaign to encourage everyone to work collaboratively.SSRSB Superintendent...

Post date: September 14, 2017

The Town of Lunenburg is going back to its roots.A partnership has been proposed between the UNESCO world heritage site and its namesake Luneburg, Germany.Mayor Rachel Bailey says she doesn't yet...

Post date: September 14, 2017

NDP Leader Gary Burrill was making the rounds in the South Shore today ahead of the fall legislative session.Burrill is concerned about the lack of funding for elder care in Nova Scotia.He says the $...

Post date: September 14, 2017

A senior petroleum analyst says gas prices are expected to fall in Nova Scotia after a dramatic jump last week. Dan McTeague with Gasbuddy.com says gasoline should fall by at least 4-and-a-half...

Post date: September 14, 2017

The Roseway Hospital Emergency Department in Shelburne will be closed for 14 hours tomorrow. The closure will run from 6am-8pm. The Nova Scotia Health Authority says this is due to physician...

Post date: September 14, 2017

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