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An exploratory oil well drilled off the coast didn't find the reserves the company was looking for.Despite drilling to a depth of 7,400 metres, BP did not encounter commercial quantities of...

Post date: November 16, 2018

The area's first winter storm cancelled schools, caused havoc with commuters and kept first responders busy this morning.Sergeant Mark MacPherson with Lunenburg RCMP says by 9:00am his members...

Post date: November 16, 2018

Bridgewater commuters will have to deal with the morning congestion a little while longer.The Town of Bridgewater has announced repair work on the Old Bridge will continue until Friday the 23rd.The...

Post date: November 15, 2018

A house was destroyed by fire in Liverpool last night.Liverpool Fire Department spokesperson John Long says the call came in shortly after 10 p.m. and when they arrived the house was fully engulfed.A...

Post date: November 15, 2018

Supporters of alternative medicines are calling for changes to the Cannabis Act.The Canadian Health Food Association says cannabidiol or CBD was made illegal when the legislation was passed October...

Post date: November 15, 2018

A hit and run Tuesday in Chester ended with a car being flipped on its roof.RCMP responded after a light coloured sports car collided with another vehicle on Highway 3 in East Chester around 6:00am....

Post date: November 15, 2018

A controversial art installation in Bridgewater will be staying put.Town council voted to quash the order to have the partial hull of the MV Farley Mowat removed from Brian MacNevin's lawn.The...

Post date: November 14, 2018

An Early Childhood Educator who allowed pre-primary students in Liverpool to take a dip in waist deep water has been fired.Parents told our newsroom last week they spoke to the ECE with concerns...

Post date: November 13, 2018

A man is facing charges after driving impaired in downtown Lunenburg Sunday. Lunenburg District RCMP say they received several 911 calls about a black truck driving erratically through the...

Post date: November 12, 2018

Bridgewater Town Council will decide if art is dangerous or unsightly.Brian MacNevin bought a piece of the hull containing the name plate from the Farley Mowat after the vessel was removed from...

Post date: November 12, 2018

Bridgewater is hoping a meeting with the Smart Cities jury will help give them an edge in winning the $5 million prize.The town's Energize Bridgewater project is one of five finalists.Mayor David...

Post date: November 11, 2018

A Lunenburg county man has been charged after robbing an elderly woman outside a Yarmouth grocery store.Twenty-four-year-old Gary Junior Wamboldt of Upper Lahave was arrested yesterday.According to...

Post date: November 10, 2018

Local Brownies and Guides will make sure Canadian troops feel appreciated this Christmas.They've decided to adopt some members serving abroad.The idea is part of a partnership between the Guides...

Post date: November 09, 2018

The president of the Nova Scotia Teachers Union still has concerns with the Provincial Advisory Council on Education, despite the release of their minutes.PACE held their first closed-door meetings...

Post date: November 09, 2018

Rotating strikes by Canada Post workers have hit the South Shore.Members of Canadian Union of Postal Workers Local 018 were on strike in Bridgewater and Lunenburg Thursday.Local President Amanda...

Post date: November 09, 2018

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