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The province is preparing to roll out their pre-primary program.Work is underway to open 50 classrooms in 43 locations to four year-olds across Nova Scotia by the end of the month.According to the...

Post date: September 08, 2017

Two men are facing a number of charges following a string of vehicle break ins.Lunenburg District RCMP received multiple calls of thefts from motor vehicles between Italy Cross and Conquerall Mills...

Post date: September 08, 2017

A new provincially appointed commission will hold public meetings starting next week. Their mandate is to determine how electoral representation of Acadian and African Nova Scotians can improve...

Post date: September 08, 2017

A number of provincial government employees will take a dip in three harbours today. Their goal is to raise awareness and funds for the annual United Way workplace campaign. More than 50...

Post date: September 08, 2017

A Yarmouth businesswoman has been appointed Chair of Tourism Nova Scotia's Board of Directors. Irene d'Entremont had been serving as Interim Chair since March, and had been Vice-Chair since 2012...

Post date: September 08, 2017

Ten firefighters and an auxillary member from Lunenburg will remember number 65 this weekend in Ottawa.The number belonged to Jeff Lilly who died of Leukemia last December at age 43.His name will be...

Post date: September 08, 2017

It will take some time before the fate of Petite Riviere Elementary School is known.Justice Christa Brothers did not make a decision in Halifax Supreme Court yesterday during the judicial review...

Post date: September 08, 2017

Barrington RCMP are asking for the public's help in identifying a man. Police say there was an incident at a restaurant on Highway 330 in Barrington Passage on Tuesday at 5:30pm. The male...

Post date: September 07, 2017

Two groups are appearing before a judge today to challenge the closure of a South Shore school.The Municipality of Lunenburg is joining the Greater Petite Area Community Association to appeal South...

Post date: September 07, 2017

Bridgewater Police have arrested a man in connection with a number of break-ins in the town.Twenty-four year-old Matthew Max Knickle of Bridgewater faces several charges for theft, possession of...

Post date: September 07, 2017

Sailors from around the globe have made their way to the Lunenburg Yacht Club.The 2017 Sonar World Championships are underway until Sunday.More than 20 boats are involved including Nova Scotians...

Post date: September 07, 2017

Residents of Big Tancook Island in Lunenburg County are known for their resourcefulness and resilience.You can add community spirit to that list.The island, which sits at the outer edge of Mahone Bay...

Post date: September 07, 2017

(Photo: Nova Scotia Gov. Twitter) The province has obtained membership benefits with the Canadian Chamber of Commerce in Shanghai, China. In a release, the government says this will drive...

Post date: September 07, 2017

The Canadian Red Cross is asking Canadians to help with relief efforts in the Caribbean.Hurricane Irma, a category 5 blowing with wind speeds up to 300 km/h, is expected to impact 31 million people....

Post date: September 07, 2017

You can add an Oscar to the growing list of accomplishments for Donald Sutherland.The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced the 82-year-old Canadian actor who grew up in Bridgewater...

Post date: September 07, 2017

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