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A family home was destroyed in East Jordan yesterday after a generator being used outside the house caught fire.The three adult occupants escaped unharmed but lost a family pet.Fire departments from...

Post date: December 28, 2017

Just over a thousand Nova Scotians are still without power.The wind storm Christmas Day knocked out power to more than 158,000 homes across the province.Nova Scotia Power spokesperson Tiffany Chase...

Post date: December 28, 2017

Despite dealing with a lack of power themselves, volunteers across the South Shore are providing comfort for neighbours in need.Hebbs Cross Fire Department's auxiliary group has had their hall...

Post date: December 27, 2017

The numbers continue to fall, but as of 12:45 Wednesday afternoon 5874 Nova Scotians remain without power according to Nova Scotia Power's outage map.There were 681 active outages, most in...

Post date: December 27, 2017

Charges have been laid after a collision claimed the life of a 19 -year-old man from West Northfield.Following a three-month investigation, Lunenburg District RCMP has charged 26-year-old Joshua John...

Post date: December 27, 2017

Environment Canada has issued a Special Weather Statement advising that a cold Arctic air mass will remain over Nova Scotia today and tomorrow. Cold temperatures combined with moderate to strong...

Post date: December 27, 2017

There's more closures coming for Roseway Hospital's Emergency Department. The emergency department in Shelburne will be closed this afternoon at 5:00 and will reopen tomorrow at 8:00 a.m. It...

Post date: December 27, 2017

There is a shortage of gasoline and diesel, across the province and it's being blamed on Monday's storm. There were lineups yesterday and this morning at many service stations in the Tri-Counties...

Post date: December 27, 2017

As winds whipped across the shoreline in Brooklyn, so did the smell of diesel on Christmas Day.On Boxing Day it was discovered a work boat owned by Cooke Aquiculture, had sunk at the wharf on Shore...

Post date: December 27, 2017

On Christmas Day fierce winds, clocked at over 117 km/h in some areas, knocked down trees and poles and snapped lines across the province. In a release, Nova Scotia Power says as of 6:30 last...

Post date: December 27, 2017

Sobey's has temporarily removed romaine lettuce products from its stores, after an investigation was launched by the Public Health Agency of Canada.The company says this is being done voluntarily...

Post date: December 27, 2017

Tens of thousands of Nova Scotians are still without power this morning, and it might be as late as tomorrow before power is restored.Winds blowing up to 100 km/h knocked down trees and poles and...

Post date: December 26, 2017

As Christmas wraps up, many are starting to think about how they'll ring in the new year.And White Point Beach Resort thinks they have the coolest way to do just that.For the third year in a row...

Post date: December 26, 2017

As people around the South Shore prepare to celebrate Christmas, we here at CKBW are marking a significant milestone as well.Seventy years ago today, our radio station went live.The first broadcast...

Post date: December 24, 2017

Christmas is a time for family but for employees with Queens Association For Supported Living, it's also a time to share with the people they care for every day.QASL operates three group homes...

Post date: December 24, 2017

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