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The 55-plus games are coming to Lunenburg County in less than a month and there are a record number of participants.A member of the organizing committee, Carroll Randall, says it's great news....

Post date: August 18, 2017

Lunenburg's mayor is refuting the results of water quality tests done on the town's harbour. Readings reported by Stella Bowles earlier this week, show water quality as being so...

Post date: August 18, 2017

The Atlantic Institute for Market Studies has come out with a new study on the effect of price controls for gasoline on consumers.President and C-E-O Marco Navarro-Genie says the study found the...

Post date: August 18, 2017

Some government services were disrupted for several hours Wednesday because of a hardware glitch.E-mails to and from government, Access Nova Scotia services and the novascotia.ca website were...

Post date: August 18, 2017

The Nova Scotia Legislature resumes sitting next month and thousands of people from the South Shore, Tri-Counties and the Valley are hoping the government will listen to their pleas. Nearly 19,000...

Post date: August 18, 2017

A Yarmouth County village will receive the Lieutenant Governor's Community Spirit Award. The honour is going to West Pubnico for its exemplary civic and community spirit. The area was chosen by...

Post date: August 18, 2017

The Shelburne County Lobster Pot Lottery is celebrating one year of supporting local charities. Organizers say it was a successful inaugural year thanks to the support and generosity of Shelburne...

Post date: August 18, 2017

A large amount of gasoline has been stolen from White Point Beach Resort in Queens County.RCMP say the incident happened during the early morning hours Monday.Police responded to an alarm sounding at...

Post date: August 18, 2017

The hockey season is back for teenagers across the South Shore and Yarmouth.The UPS Store South Shore Mustangs open up training camp Friday at the Lunenburg County Lifestyle Centre.Thirty-four...

Post date: August 18, 2017

The Barrington Municipal Agricultural Exhibition opened today and there's quite a line up of things to see and do.President Trevor Swaine says lots of new additions can be expected this year to...

Post date: August 17, 2017

A drought that began last summer in Barrington is nearly over.Chief Administrative Officer Rob Frost says last year about 300 households experienced drought conditions.This year he's only heard...

Post date: August 17, 2017

Elderdog Canada will hold its fifth annual release of butterflies this weekend.Founder Ardra Cole says while the event is about remembering dogs who have passed on, it also focuses on the monarch...

Post date: August 17, 2017

A spotlight event opens Friday for performers who don't normally get much stage time.This is the 13th year for Riverfest on a 50 acre field in Pine Grove, Lunenburg County.More than 30 acts will...

Post date: August 17, 2017

(Graphic- Canadian Hurricane Centre) While Hurricane Gert passed our shores without much effect, the professional weather-watchers are keeping a close eye on some other systems. Environment...

Post date: August 17, 2017

Barbeque season is starting to wind down and MLAs are preparing to head back to Halifax.The fall sitting of the Nova Scotia Legislature will get underway September 21 when the Lieutenant Governor...

Post date: August 17, 2017

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