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Darmouth's Matthew White won the 2018 Nova Scotia Marathon yesterday. He ran the course through Barrington Passage and Cape Sable Island with a time of around three hours and 11 minutes....

Post date: July 23, 2018
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Another product has been recalled, due to a risk of salmonella contamination.Mars Food Canada is voluntarily recalling select packages of Uncle Ben's Fast and Fancy rice, that were sold in...

Post date: July 23, 2018
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If you have recently purchased Christie Brand Ritz Bits sandwich crackers, you'll want to check the box to see if it is affected.Mondelez Canada has issued a recall for affected cheese and pizza...

Post date: July 23, 2018
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There are more Loblaw chicken products being recalled today.Certain $10 Chicken Fries may be contaminated with salmonella. The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) says they've made the...

Post date: July 22, 2018

Just five months after taking over Greek's Quality Meats, the establishment's new owner has passed away.Gary MacNeil died unexpectedly July 16.The 60-year-old Molega Lake man had moved back...

Post date: July 21, 2018

Starting immediately, Canadian families accessing the Canada Child Benefit are getting a slight increase in their payments.The federal government indexed the payments to the cost living, which means...

Post date: July 21, 2018

Grocery giant Loblaw is recalling certain No Name brand chicken nuggets due to possible salmonella contamination.The Canadian Food Inspection Agency says the recall was triggered during an...

Post date: July 21, 2018

Restorative Justice workers in Nova Scotia be walking off the job as early as July 26.Through the community justice societies, those workers help perpetrators and victims of crime resolve issues...

Post date: July 20, 2018

A White Point man has been charged with possession, distribution, and accessing child pornography.The RCMP arrested 45-year-old Steven John Croft without incident July 18, following a search of his...

Post date: July 20, 2018

Municipalities across the region are benefitting from a half-a-million dollar beautification and streetscaping program. The province will contribute half the cost of a project, anywhere from $10-...

Post date: July 20, 2018

An archaeologist from the Nova Scotia Museum is back in a Shelburne County community this year. Dr. Katie Cottreau-Robins is the curator of archaeology for the museum, and works for the Department...

Post date: July 20, 2018

Just as the province is seeing a spike in new HIV cases, the Lunenburg County Sexual Health Centre is closed for the next month and a half.The centre provides free condoms, pregnancy tests, and...

Post date: July 20, 2018

A man is in custody after a reported fight in Bridgewater last night.Bridgewater Police say they received a 911 call at around 11:12 PM last night for a fight on Pleasant Street.Members attended and...

Post date: July 20, 2018

Residents in Shelburne County are wondering why the Town of Lockeport hasn't made fixing their trestle bridge a priority.The bridge, which connects a walk trail to the north side of the peninsula...

Post date: July 19, 2018

Labour leaders from across the country want provinces to cooperate on a National Universal Pharmacare Plan.They made the announcement from St.Andrews, New Brunswick, where the group has been meeting...

Post date: July 19, 2018

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