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As spring begins to finally take hold, some sleeping creatures are slithering their way out of hibernation.The elusive Eastern Ribbon Snake is a threatened species in Southwest Nova Scotia, though it...

Post date: April 15, 2018

Nova Scotia's Lieutenant-Governor is once again putting the call out for submissions to the Community Spirit Award. Last year's winning communities included Big Tancook Island and West...

Post date: April 15, 2018

A local poet is launching his first solo book this weekend.Cory Lavender's chapbook - Lawson Roy's Revelation is largely centered around family and his love of the South Shore.Lavender...

Post date: April 14, 2018

A local cheerleading team has a reason to cheer for themselves this weekend.Liverpool Regional High School's cheerleading team is competing in provincials.Assistant coach Joanne Ozon says she and...

Post date: April 13, 2018

It may be a difficult topic but Monday marks a day to Speak Up on end-of-life care.April 16 is National Advanced Care Planning Day and Speak Up South Shore is looking to spark that conversation....

Post date: April 13, 2018

A local student represented Lunenburg Campus well at the recent NSCC skills competition.Craig Hendry travelled to the NSCC campus on Dartmouth's waterfront to pit what he has learned against...

Post date: April 13, 2018

Lunenburg Town Council is concerned about a new oil rig about to enter the waters off the South Shore.The Canadian Nova Scotia Offshore Petroleum Board granted the Seadrill West Aquarius permission...

Post date: April 13, 2018

A well known fine dining restaurant in Lunenburg is once again back on top as one of the best in Atlantic Canada.In fact, Fleur de Sel Restaurant is just one of seven restaurants in Atlantic Canada...

Post date: April 13, 2018

A well known bagpiper and drummer with more than 29 years experience have set up shop in the south Shore Region.Piper Heather Armstrong and her brother, drummer Jeremy Keddy, have launched the South...

Post date: April 13, 2018

Not a huge turnout in Yarmouth last night for a Conversation on Collaborative Family Practice Teams. However there was good discussion during the session at Mariners Centre hosted by the Nova...

Post date: April 13, 2018

The Roseway Hospital emergency department will be closed Saturday, April 14 at 6:00 p.m. and will reopen Sunday, April 15, at 8:00 a.m. Meanwhile, Digby Hospital's emergency department closes...

Post date: April 13, 2018

Some good news for drivers in Nova Scotia this morning.The price of regular unleaded self serve gas remains unchanged, at $1.24 per litre.This following speculation that the UARB may bump the prices...

Post date: April 13, 2018

The province is defending the move not to immediately tell the public about an online security breach.The Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy website shut down over the weekend, after it...

Post date: April 12, 2018

Supply issues and uncertainty over what's happening in the Middle East is affecting our fuel prices here in Nova Scotia. Senior petroleum analyst Dan McTeague with Gasbuddy.com says consumers will...

Post date: April 12, 2018

Nova Scotia Power is warning customers about a new phone scam which targets business and commercial customers. Spokesperson Tiffany Chase says the caller pretends to be a representative of the...

Post date: April 12, 2018

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