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The Canadian Red Cross is providing support to two adults after they lost their home in a fire last night.A woman and her adult son escaped safely from the blaze that gutter their older, two storey...

Post date: November 21, 2018

Officials are hoping the next test of the public emergency alerting system will go off better the the last time. The second test the year of the Alert Ready system will be done next Wednesday (...

Post date: November 21, 2018

An accidental theft has put a smile on a local bookseller's face.Michael Higgins, owner of Lunenburg Bound was making space to accommodate about fifty people who had come to hear author Ami McKay...

Post date: November 20, 2018

Chris d'Entremont says he wants to bring his 15 years of experience in provincial politics to the federal stage. The MLA for Argyle-Barrington is seeking the nomination for the federal...

Post date: November 20, 2018

The Canadian Union of Postal Workers has rejected Canada Post's latest offer in their labour dispute.Last week, Canada Post issued what it called a "significant time-limited offer" to...

Post date: November 18, 2018

An exploratory oil well drilled off the coast didn't find the reserves the company was looking for.Despite drilling to a depth of 7,400 metres, BP did not encounter commercial quantities of...

Post date: November 16, 2018

The area's first winter storm cancelled schools, caused havoc with commuters and kept first responders busy this morning.Sergeant Mark MacPherson with Lunenburg RCMP says by 9:00am his members...

Post date: November 16, 2018

Bridgewater commuters will have to deal with the morning congestion a little while longer.The Town of Bridgewater has announced repair work on the Old Bridge will continue until Friday the 23rd.The...

Post date: November 15, 2018

A house was destroyed by fire in Liverpool last night.Liverpool Fire Department spokesperson John Long says the call came in shortly after 10 p.m. and when they arrived the house was fully engulfed.A...

Post date: November 15, 2018

Supporters of alternative medicines are calling for changes to the Cannabis Act.The Canadian Health Food Association says cannabidiol or CBD was made illegal when the legislation was passed October...

Post date: November 15, 2018

A hit and run Tuesday in Chester ended with a car being flipped on its roof.RCMP responded after a light coloured sports car collided with another vehicle on Highway 3 in East Chester around 6:00am....

Post date: November 15, 2018

A controversial art installation in Bridgewater will be staying put.Town council voted to quash the order to have the partial hull of the MV Farley Mowat removed from Brian MacNevin's lawn.The...

Post date: November 14, 2018

An Early Childhood Educator who allowed pre-primary students in Liverpool to take a dip in waist deep water has been fired.Parents told our newsroom last week they spoke to the ECE with concerns...

Post date: November 13, 2018

A man is facing charges after driving impaired in downtown Lunenburg Sunday. Lunenburg District RCMP say they received several 911 calls about a black truck driving erratically through the...

Post date: November 12, 2018

Bridgewater Town Council will decide if art is dangerous or unsightly.Brian MacNevin bought a piece of the hull containing the name plate from the Farley Mowat after the vessel was removed from...

Post date: November 12, 2018

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