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Mothers in the Yarmouth area, with children ages 0-2, are being sought to participate in a study. Researchers from Acadia University are looking at maternal health and midwifery in rural areas...

Post date: February 15, 2018

An injured crew member was airlifted from a fishing vessel off western Nova Scotia yesterday. Joint Task Force Atlantic says the boat was located approximately 35 nautical miles northeast of...

Post date: February 15, 2018

Nova Scotians angling to get outside this long weekend now have more reason to do so.The province announced there is no cost to go fishing from Saturday through Heritage Day on Monday.Normally,...

Post date: February 15, 2018

Hockey teams from around the Nova Scotia are gathering in Liverpool for provincials.The Queens Place Emera Centre is playing host to the 2018 Nova Scotia Major Bantam Provincial Championships.The O...

Post date: February 15, 2018

Another successful year for Radiothon 2018.Almost $116,000 was raised for a new ultrasound machine.The one-day fundraiser is put on by The Health Services Foundation of the South to raise money for...

Post date: February 15, 2018

Low tech, high touch solutions could be the key to recruiting doctors to the South Shore.A meeting in Mahone Bay last night by Doctors Nova Scotia and NOW Lunenburg brought the community together to...

Post date: February 15, 2018

Shelburne RCMP are looking for the person who stole a truck, and their asking for the public's help. In a news release, Police say Tuesday morning the vehicle was stolen from a business on Water...

Post date: February 15, 2018

The president of the Nova Scotia Government and General Employees Union (NSGEU) says they will help the teachers union in anyway they can as they prepare for a strike vote this Tuesday.Jason MacLean...

Post date: February 14, 2018

The manager of the Mariners Centre says while they have hosted successful concerts in the past, others haven't been so profitable. The centre used to fill a gap and was included on a circuit for...

Post date: February 14, 2018

February is Heart Month across Canada.Heart disease is the second-leading cause of death for roughly 2.4 million Canadian adults.Diania Parks with Saint John's Ambulance says cardiac arrest...

Post date: February 14, 2018

New secure driver’s licences and photo ID cards are now available in Nova Scotia. The rollout began in December and continued last month. About 1000 are now in circulation. Kevin Mitchell,...

Post date: February 14, 2018

Petite Riviere Elementary School will not be closing this July.A judicial review by Justice Christa M Brothers found the South Shore Regional School Board was unfair in how it went about making the...

Post date: February 13, 2018

Educational staff across the province are bucking the province's efforts to change the system.President of the Nova Scotia Teachers Union Liette Doucet says two have already said they will step...

Post date: February 13, 2018

The Nova Scotia Health Authority wants to hear from people in the Yarmouth area about what it would mean to have increased cancer care services. Specifically, The Nova Scotia Cancer Care Program...

Post date: February 13, 2018

Nova Scotia's NDP leader says Premier Stephen McNeil is entirely deaf to the crisis in health care and education. Gary Burrill says the Liberal leader is seemingly unaware of how his policies are...

Post date: February 13, 2018

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