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The snow is starting to fly and plow crews are ready.Glen Strang, Area Manager for the Department of Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal says they've been preparing since fall.He says when...

Post date: December 16, 2017

A 27 year old man is facing drug charges.Around noon Thursday, Queens District RCMP conducted a targeted vehicle stop at Exit 19 along Highway 103 in Milton.A quantity of Dilaudid and a metal pipe...

Post date: December 16, 2017

A six-year-old Bayview student's upbeat video on bus safety has won him $500.Rowan Zwicker created the video with the help of his mother and submitted it to Safety Services Nova Scotia's...

Post date: December 15, 2017

Queens District RCMP is hoping locals once again come out in force for their annual Stuff A Cruiser event. RCMP, in conjunction with Queens-Shelburne MLA Kim Masland's office, will collect...

Post date: December 15, 2017

Nova Scotia's Minister of Justice says he's comfortable with the age of 19 to legally purchase marijuana at NSLC select stores when it becomes legal next July. Mark Furey says it was done after...

Post date: December 15, 2017

A potential candidate for leader of the provincial PC party paid a visit to the South Shore.The Mayor of Cape Breton Regional Municipality, Cecil Clarke is one of the likely candidates to replace...

Post date: December 14, 2017

It's official, Grade 5 and 6 students from Bridgewater Elementary School will move up to Bridgewater Junior High this September.The issue was voted on at the South Shore Regional School Board...

Post date: December 14, 2017

A change over to a one run bus system means middle and high school students in South Queens will get a little more shut-eye.Starting in September, South Queens students will all be riding the bus...

Post date: December 14, 2017

Students at Evelyn Richardson Memorial Elementary School had the day off.The Clarks' Harbour school was closed today because of a power outage.The lights went out in Barrington, Cape Sable Island...

Post date: December 14, 2017

Mahone Bay residents are going to have to go to the store to satisfy their shellfish cravings.Fisheries and Oceans Canada have put a ban on harvesting a number of species in the area.They say the...

Post date: December 14, 2017

It's a day off for students attending Evelyn Richardson Memorial Elementary School in Shag Harbour.The TCRSB says the school is closed because of a power outage.There are a couple of outages on...

Post date: December 14, 2017

A Bridgewater man wants retail staff to have more family time at Christmas.Tony Lohnes says stores stay open too late on Christmas Eve to allow employees to celebrate the holiday.Lohnes feels...

Post date: December 13, 2017

The Nova Scotia Government is giving $1 million to adult day programs for Nova Scotians with disabilities.The money will be distributed to adult service centres, residential and other community...

Post date: December 13, 2017

Two youth-based programs in the province are keeping kids-in-need off waitlists.The Youth Mentorship Program focuses on social and emotional crises, and Respite CYC deals with challenges related to...

Post date: December 13, 2017

Restaurants in Nova Scotia are doing well.In 2016 restaurants across the province raked in $1.9 billion.VP of the Atlantic Restaurants Canada Luc Erjavec says a lot of the growth is tourism related....

Post date: December 12, 2017

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