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Failure to pay parking fines will cost more depending on where you are in the province.The Government of Nova Scotia has increased the out of court settlement on parking fines by ten dollars from $46...

Post date: July 14, 2017

Shelburne town council recently approved the purchase of security cameras for a couple of public venues. They could have been useful earlier this week....washrooms near Guild Hall and at Graham's...

Post date: July 14, 2017

The first large sections of Canada's next generation of arctic patrol ships begin rolling out in Halifax today.Irving Shipyards will move two of the three major sections of the HMCS Harry DeWolf...

Post date: July 14, 2017

Bay Ferries has again modified the schedule for the Cat ferry which sails between Yarmouth and Portland. It's due to a problem that developed on June 28 with the vessel's starboard outer main...

Post date: July 14, 2017

Shelburne Founders Days are on this weekend. The Black Loyalist Heritage Society will be hosting a two day open concept cultural festival tomorrow and Sunday at the centre in Birchtown. The...

Post date: July 14, 2017

More and more people are meeting a Yarmouth County woman who will cycle coast-to-coast this September to raise funds for kids with cancer and their families.Jill Smith from Argyle Head was diagnosed...

Post date: July 14, 2017

It's now official: former astronaut Julie Payette will be Canada's next governor general.The announcement was made today by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, who says Payette's life has been...

Post date: July 13, 2017

A man has been taken to hospital after he was pinned between a tractor and trailer this afternoon in Lunenburg County.Members of the Italy Cross, Middlewood and District Fire Department were called...

Post date: July 13, 2017

A prolonged labour dispute could soon be coming to an end.The Nova Scotia government says an industrial inquiry commission will begin working next month to find a resolution between the Halifax...

Post date: July 13, 2017

Tax rates are on the rise in Mahone Bay following the town's approval of their 2017-18 budget.Residents will pay three cents more on their tax bills after the town agreed to increase the rate to...

Post date: July 13, 2017

While some of us find the hot, humid weather uncomfortable, it can be downright deadly for your pet. Many people like taking Fido along for a ride in the car, but Nova Scotia RCMP are urging pet...

Post date: July 13, 2017

RCMP are looking for those responsible for setting a Queens County business on fire.Sometime between the evening of Thursday July 6 and the morning of the seventh, someone pushed a wheelbarrow full...

Post date: July 13, 2017

Nova Scotians are encouraged to get out and discover the natural beauty surrounding them this weekend.Saturday is Canada's Parks Day.To celebrate, events are being held across the country.In...

Post date: July 13, 2017

If you've recently purchased Presidents Choice Pub Recipe Chicken Nuggets, you'll want to check the box.Loblaw Companies Limited is recalling the nuggets with a best before date of March 15,...

Post date: July 13, 2017

Another emergency department closure at Roseway Hospital in Shelburne. This one will begin tomorrow morning at 6 and last until 8am Friday. The shutdown is due to physician availability....

Post date: July 12, 2017

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