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The head of the province's Serious Incident Response Team is retiring.Ron MacDonald will retire next month after heading up SIRT since it was created in 2012.The organization investigates serious...

Post date: September 15, 2017

A woman is shaken after her vehicle went over an embankment this afternoon.Police and firefighters were on scene in Mahone Bay to assist with the call.RCMP say the woman, in her 60s, accidently...

Post date: September 14, 2017

A woman from Lunenburg is pedalling her way across the country for a cause close to her heart. Fiona Steele is raising funds while on the National Kids Cancer Ride. She says she's seen...

Post date: September 14, 2017

Bullying impacts everyone in the community.The South Shore Regional School Board has launched a new 'together' campaign to encourage everyone to work collaboratively.SSRSB Superintendent...

Post date: September 14, 2017

NDP Leader Gary Burrill was making the rounds in the South Shore today ahead of the fall legislative session.Burrill is concerned about the lack of funding for elder care in Nova Scotia.He says the $...

Post date: September 14, 2017

The Town of Lunenburg is going back to its roots.A partnership has been proposed between the UNESCO world heritage site and its namesake Luneburg, Germany.Mayor Rachel Bailey says she doesn't yet...

Post date: September 14, 2017

A senior petroleum analyst says gas prices are expected to fall in Nova Scotia after a dramatic jump last week. Dan McTeague with Gasbuddy.com says gasoline should fall by at least 4-and-a-half...

Post date: September 14, 2017

The Roseway Hospital Emergency Department in Shelburne will be closed for 14 hours tomorrow. The closure will run from 6am-8pm. The Nova Scotia Health Authority says this is due to physician...

Post date: September 14, 2017

The Nova Scotia Liberals appear to have stable support since the provincial election. That's according to a recent poll done by Corporate Research Associate Inc. 45% of people surveyed...

Post date: September 13, 2017

Bridgewater will have to look elsewhere for more skatepark funding.The town requested an additional $100,000 from the Municipality of the District of Lunenburg.The request was made after the tender...

Post date: September 13, 2017

Slow down.That was the message for the Trudeau government at a meeting in Lunenburg last night.Over two hundred people packed the fire hall to have South Shore- St. Margaret's MP Bernadette...

Post date: September 13, 2017

An interim chief administrative officer has been appointed in the Region of Queens.Municipal council named Jennifer Keating Hubley to the position once current CAO Richard MacLellan leaves in early...

Post date: September 13, 2017

Organizers of a lobster forum next week are hoping for another successful event. The second annual South West Nova Scotia Lobster Forum will be held Wednesday, September 20th at the Rodd Grand...

Post date: September 13, 2017

A new survey reveals that burnout is a serious issue for Nova Scotia doctors. The survey was conducted by Doctors Nova Scotia, the main organization that represents the province's physicians....

Post date: September 13, 2017

Hundreds of people have flocked to the South Shore for the next few days. That's because the 55-plus games begin tomorrow. Co-chair, Carroll Randall says everything is ready to go....

Post date: September 13, 2017

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