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The barrels in Lunenburg are bursting at the seams and the federal government is stepping in help out.Ironworks Distillery just received $160,000 in a repayable loan from Atlantic Canada...

Post date: January 17, 2018

A former councillor with the Town of Bridgewater has passed away.Greg Ritcey died in hospital yesterday.Ritcey sat on council for one term from 2008 to 2012.During the 2016 election, he also took a...

Post date: January 17, 2018

The MLA for one of the province's Acadian ridings says recommendations from the Independent Commission on Effective Electoral Representation were well-thought out. The McNeil government created...

Post date: January 17, 2018

Tri-County Regional School Board Schools (Yarmouth, Digby and Shelburne Counties) will be dismissing 3 hours early today due to impending weather. The CSAP is also dismissing students 3 hours...

Post date: January 17, 2018

An alternative to hospital birth is being lost on the South Shore.Nova Scotia has approximately ten midwife positions across the province, two of which are based in the South Shore.Both of those...

Post date: January 16, 2018

It's winter and people want to skate on frozen lakes and ponds in the area.But as temperatures fluctuate, you can't always know how thick the ice is beneath your feet.Safety becomes an issue...

Post date: January 16, 2018

There's a lot of discussion about whether or not Nova Scotia should ban plastic bags. HRM council will be discussing the issue over the next few months about banning the products in that...

Post date: January 16, 2018

The recent severe weather was not kind to the trail system in the area. But the dedicated volunteers with the Yarmouth County Trail Development Association have been working hard to keep the...

Post date: January 16, 2018

The Liverpool Curling Club is trying to make curling accessible for everyone.Jennifer Conrad, junior program director for the club, says as they tried to increase membership, they spoke to the south...

Post date: January 15, 2018

Team Arsenault is heading to the Scotties Tournament of Hearts in Penticton, British Columbia after winning the Nova Scotia Scotties this weekend.Jennifer Crouse, lead for the team, is originally...

Post date: January 15, 2018

The provincial government says more Nova Scotians will be eligible for emergency home heating funding this winter. A release says Service Nova Scotia has enhanced the Good Neighbour Energy Fund...

Post date: January 15, 2018

The Nova Scotia Health Authority is asking people not to visit the hospital if they're feeling sick. It says viruses, like the ones that cause the flu and colds, spread easily from person to...

Post date: January 15, 2018

February 14th is a day for more than just cards and chocolate.It's a day to raise money for the South Shore Regional Hospital.The eighth annual Radiothon is a month away and the Health Services...

Post date: January 15, 2018

Bridgewater's Gabrielle Levesque won bronze in junior pairs at Nationals last week.The 15 year old was in Vancouver with her partner from Quebec.Levesque says she wasn't nervous going into...

Post date: January 15, 2018

The Bridgewater Big Ex has announced their lineup.Thursday night will welcome the The Spinney Brothers to the stage Thursday, The Stanfields Friday and headlining the weekend will be The Road Hammers...

Post date: January 15, 2018

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