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It's spread by the avian parasite trichomonosis.It causes an infection in the throats of birds, making them unable to swallow.Dave Currie, president of the Nova Scotia Bird Society, said the...

Post date: July 12, 2017

(Photo: Ken Chetwynd) An annual event in North East Point, Cape Sable Island has raised over $11,000. Proceeds from the 'Row for Nanny's Cure' are for the Rosalin Nickerson Care Fund, helping...

Post date: July 12, 2017

The history of the Liverpool Curling Club is on the mind of its members.Head of Membership, Jennifer Chase, says they're reaching out to teams who may have won championship banners over the years...

Post date: July 12, 2017

The Nova Scotia Health Authority says repairs are essentially complete to areas of Yarmouth Regional Hospital, building B.That's where damage was caused by a flood in December 2016 when a pipe...

Post date: July 12, 2017

Over 200 wildfires continue to burn in BC's interior, and over 14, 000 have been evacuated.  Thousands of others remain on alert, ready to leave at a moments notice.Many of the residents who...

Post date: July 12, 2017

Love taking pictures? CAA has an opportunity to show off your work.As a part of Canada 150, they launched the Celebrate Canada Photo Contest, and as it stands now, there are few submissions from some...

Post date: July 12, 2017

Seafest runs until July 16.There are dozens of events throughout the five day festival.Seafest kicks off with the Children's Parade and the Mayor's Picnic in the Park from 1-3 tomorrow...

Post date: July 11, 2017

The community has come together to support the Bridgewater Skatepark.Earlier this year the project was in danger of falling apart due to a lack of public contributions.Jennifer McDonald says she'...

Post date: July 11, 2017

A single mother of four says it's overwhelming to know a home is being built for her family in Bridgewater.Heather-Ann Slade has struggled to find an affordable, decent place for her family to...

Post date: July 11, 2017

There are no plans to send Nova Scotia firefighters to BC to assist with the wildfires.Jim Rudderham with the Department of Natural Resources says they haven't received a request to offer aid yet...

Post date: July 11, 2017

Golfers will be spoiling a good walk for a good cause.Big Brothers Big Sisters of the South Shore will be holding their 16th annual Golf for Kids Sake Thursday, July 20 at Osprey Ridge Golf Course....

Post date: July 11, 2017

An Auburndale soccer player is one of nearly 30 athletes and coaches from the South Shore heading to the Canada Summer Games.Cameron Zinn will head to Winnipeg, Manitoba from July 28 to August 13 as...

Post date: July 10, 2017

Thousands of residents in British Columbia have been evacuated from their homes due to more than 230 wildfires burning in that province.The Canadian Red Cross is currently registering evacuees online...

Post date: July 10, 2017

People are encouraged to put on their work gloves and help maintain a Lunenburg County trail.The Nature Conservancy of Canada and Kingsburg Coastal Conservancy are seeking volunteers for basic...

Post date: July 10, 2017

The South Shore continues to be awesome thanks in part to the Awesome Foundation.Each month the foundation receives pitches from people who need funding for an idea.Awesome foundation members vote on...

Post date: July 10, 2017

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