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Dozens of kids from across the South Shore are off and rolling this summer.Thanks to the United Ways' Bikes for Kids program, 62 people received a reconditioned bike this year.Most went to kids...

Post date: July 10, 2017

A Chester golfer has added Nova Scotia Women's Amateur champion to her growing list of accomplishments. Allison Chandler, who plays out of Osprey Ridge Golf Club near Bridgewater, shot a...

Post date: July 10, 2017

The RCMP say human remains were found in a wooded area of Blockhouse near Highway 103.Few details have been provided by police but they say a man working in the woods reported the findings to them...

Post date: July 09, 2017

A pop up shop is working to clean up around the edges of Lunenburg.Oddfellows Barbershop opened last week on Lincoln Street.Owner Joel Martell has been operating a shop out of Proskates in Halifax...

Post date: July 09, 2017

A state of emergency has been issued in British Columbia after hundreds of wildfires have destroyed buildings and forced people from their homes.Firefighters are fighting roughly 200 fires across the...

Post date: July 09, 2017

Andrew Scheer is slamming the Liberal government for what he calls a "secret deal" to pay Omar Khadr a reported $10.5 million. The federal Conservative leader calls the settlement to...

Post date: July 08, 2017

The Canadian government is issuing what's reported to be a multi-million dollar settlement to Omar Khadr for its role in his detainment in Guantanamo Bay. While several media outlets are...

Post date: July 07, 2017

The Bridgewater Development Association will dissolve and cease operations as of August 31.The town has decided to shift directions by taking an active role in economic development.Mayor David...

Post date: July 07, 2017

Work to renovate the Mill Building on Shelburne's waterfront has begun. While the entire project won't be complete for a bit, it's hoped enough work will be done for the Tall Ships visit next...

Post date: July 07, 2017

A pair of Lunenburg County men who gave countless hours to basketball development are being recognized for their efforts.Eric Dollivar and Jack Murphy are among six people to receive the Frank...

Post date: July 07, 2017

A pop up art gallery in Bridgewater will be going out with a bang.Jill Cooper has been showcasing her art all week on King Street, but will wrap it up this Saturday night.Originally from Newfoundland...

Post date: July 07, 2017

The date has been set to send the Farley Mowat packing from Shelburne.The Canadian Coast Guard confirmed the removal of the MV Farley Mowat will take place on Thursday July 27, weather permitting.The...

Post date: July 07, 2017

After three years, a local farmer is about to open his fields.South Shore Farms owner David Eisnor planted five acres of haskap berries in 2014.He says the haskap grows on a bush and resembles a...

Post date: July 07, 2017

Chester residents will be sporting their finery this weekend.The Chester Playhouse's annual fundraiser Galapolooza will be held once again at the Captain's House Saturday evening from 6:00pm...

Post date: July 07, 2017

It looks like the Yarmouth Ferry will have a banner year.According to Transportation Minister Lloyd Hines, Bay Ferries sold 80% of last year's ticket totals by the end of June.Hines is pleased...

Post date: July 07, 2017

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