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A statue will be erected for a well-known black boxer from Liverpool.Terrance "Tiger" Warrington was born in the town in 1910 and became a Canadian champion in the light-heavyweight and...

Post date: June 25, 2017

Bridgewater is getting a little help from their friends in Ottawa.The Federal government and Federation of Canadian Municipalities are giving the town $66,600 through the Green Municipal Fund.The...

Post date: June 25, 2017

An online recreation resource is hoping to be the South Shore's guide for all things to do to celebrate Canada's 150th birthday.South Shore Connect highlights sport, festivals and programming...

Post date: June 25, 2017

Another dangerous drug has made its way to Nova Scotia.Police have confirmed the opioid, carfentanil, has been discovered in drugs seized last week.Dr. Robert Strang, chief medical officer of health...

Post date: June 25, 2017

Cannabis users can reduce health risks after a panel of medical and public health organizations released 10 recommendations.The Centre for Addiction and Mental Health led the development of the...

Post date: June 24, 2017

A 16 year-old boy will appear in court this week after allegedly stealing a car in Bridgewater.The Bridgewater Police Service was conducting a check point on St. Phillips Street on Friday.The car was...

Post date: June 24, 2017

A pair of Shelburne County axe throwers helped put Nova Scotia on the map at the world championships.Suzy Atwood and Darren Hudson represented the province and Canada at the four day competition in...

Post date: June 23, 2017

Freshwater in Canada is in trouble.That's the result from a recent report issued by WWF-Canada.Bluenose Coastal Action's Emma Kinley contributed data to the report."This report...

Post date: June 23, 2017

A lifelong Lunenburg County resident is walking his way to 150 kilometres.Martin Bell and his wife have recently started the adventure on various trails.The Conquerall Bank couple have spent time on...

Post date: June 23, 2017

Nova Scotia's Energy Minister says the province has a very good record of establishing Marine Protected Areas. The designation can restrict certain activities. Nova Scotia has asked the...

Post date: June 23, 2017

Liverpool is preparing to be sacked by pirates as Privateers Days gets underway Friday.The three day festival will feature live music, food, events for kids and of course, pirates.A parade will make...

Post date: June 23, 2017

Bridgewater graduates from yesterday and today will take a walk down memory lane.A celebration is planned for all Bridgewater Junior-Senior High School graduates, former and current staff and...

Post date: June 22, 2017

Emergency responders will conduct a mutual aid practice this weekend.It will see firefighters from eight departments practice their response time to a simulated fire at the Louisiana Pacific...

Post date: June 22, 2017

The mayor of Shelburne says while she's pleased with the new two-lane Roseway Bridge, it has created an issue. Karen Mattatall says speeding has become an increasing problem. She raised the...

Post date: June 22, 2017

A bill that would make Remembrance Day a legal holiday now goes to the Upper House of Parliament. Bill C-311 passed the House of Commons Wednesday. West Nova MP Colin Fraser, who sponsored the...

Post date: June 22, 2017

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