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A devastating mix-up in the Humboldt Broncos crash with the coroner in Saskatchewan misidentifying one of the victims.Xavier Labelle had been previously confirmed dead but is, in fact, alive while...

Post date: April 09, 2018

The Digby to Saint John ferry won't be back in service as planned. The 'Fundy Rose' was put in drydock in January for maintenance, including work on the engine control system. It aligned with...

Post date: April 09, 2018

Drivers in Bridgewater may want to get their shopping done before this weekend.The Town of Bridgewater will be upgrading the traffic lights at the intersection of LaHave St. and Old Bridge Street...

Post date: April 09, 2018

The Town of Bridgewater is aiming to put an end to energy poverty by taking part in the Canadian Smart Cities Challenge.At stake, a Federal Grant worth $5 million dollars, that will help retrofit...

Post date: April 09, 2018

A suppertime water rescue in Liverpool last (Sunday) night helped bring two men back onto dry land.Liverpool Fire Crews, along with RCMP and EHS responded to an overturned canoe at the mouth of the...

Post date: April 09, 2018

The Town of Bridgewater is reaching out to those affected by Friday's tragic crash involving the Humboldt Broncos Junior Hockey Team in Tisdale, Saskatchewan.Two books of condolence will be set...

Post date: April 09, 2018

The possibility of holding a 'day of action' at the province's legislature will be discussed at an upcoming meeting of the Nova Scotia Health Crisis Working Group. It's a lobby effort to bring...

Post date: April 09, 2018

A Wedgeport man has been named Nova Scotia Volunteer of the Year for Ducks Unlimited Canada. Leo LeBlanc started the annual banquet as a way to help Ducks Unlimited preserve wetlands. He grew...

Post date: April 09, 2018

Residents are getting set to choose the best businesses in Chester.The third annual Best of Chester Municipality Business Awards is looking to fill out its list of nominees.Selections will be made...

Post date: April 09, 2018

An emotional vigil in a packed arena last night in Humboldt,  Saskatchewan.Fifteen members of the Humboldt Broncos hockey teams were killed in an accident involving their bus and a transport...

Post date: April 09, 2018

 BP Canada says the proposed drill site is just a first step to see if hydrocarbons are present.An ultra-deep semi-submersible oil rig is on its way from Newfoundland to the Scotian Shelf where...

Post date: April 06, 2018

Spring has only just begun but a few brush fires have already gotten out of control on the South Shore.Morgan Oickle, fire science officer for Department of Natural Resources, says there are a few...

Post date: April 06, 2018

A Bridgewater man was in court yesterday to face a charge of sexual assault.Sixty-seven year old Darrell Scheepers was charged after Bridgewater Police Service received a complaint from an adult...

Post date: April 06, 2018

The Workers Compensation Board of Nova Scotia says they are seeing progress but more needs to be done to prevent workplace injuries.The WCB released statistics from 2017 today.They found that just...

Post date: April 06, 2018

A community committee is leading the way on dune restoration at Carter's Beach.Ruth Smith with the Carter's Beach Adhoc Community Liason committee, says they started replanting grass on some...

Post date: April 06, 2018

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