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Things just keep getting better for 14-year-old Stella Bowles of Dayspring.The Lunenburg County teen has been fighting to clean up the LaHave River since the age of 11 and her environmental push is...

Post date: August 23, 2018

Two popular provincial beaches in western Nova Scotia remain closed for swimming following the latest round of water quality testing. The Nova Scotia Lifeguard Service says results received...

Post date: August 23, 2018

Midwifery has returned to the South Shore.Two new midwives began servicing maternal and child services at Fisherman's Memorial and South Shore Regional Hospitals in July.Both Janet Holtham and...

Post date: August 22, 2018

The federal government is investing nearly $8.5 million in small craft harbours in West Nova. The announcement was made yesterday morning by West Nova MP Colin Fraser at the Dennis Point Wharf in...

Post date: August 22, 2018

The review into the province's forestry practices may spell good news for Midway Community Forest.The co-operative came about through the "Buy Back the Mersey Campaign" after the...

Post date: August 22, 2018

The independent review into Nova Scotia's forestry practices puts ecological concerns at the forefront.University of King's College president Bill Lahey presented his report to government and...

Post date: August 21, 2018

The municipalities of Lunenburg and Chester, along with the Region of Queens wants to hear about resident's high-speed Internet.The speed tests are an attempt to determine which areas need to be...

Post date: August 21, 2018

A Nova Scotia paramedic says the shortcomings facing health care in this province are taking a toll. Bill Muirhead, from Stellarton, has been a paramedic for nearly 39 years. He tells Acadia...

Post date: August 21, 2018

Registration has opened for Nova Scotia's Progressive Conservative party's leadership convention. It takes place at the Halifax Exhibition Centre October 26 and 27. There are five candidates...

Post date: August 21, 2018

A Lunenburg company has received a financial boost from the federal government.Nova Wood Products Limited picked up $275,000 no-interest repayable 5-year loan through ACOA to help modernize their...

Post date: August 21, 2018

The public is getting its first look at the latest review into Nova Scotia's forestry practices.University of King's College president Bill Lahey released his report this morning.In it, Lahey...

Post date: August 21, 2018

Organizers say despite a bit of heavy rain on one day, the 20th annual Yarmouth Shark Scramble was a huge success. Bob Gavel says everything went great. "There was 18 boats that were registered...

Post date: August 21, 2018

A dominant performance this weekend by Canada's rowers at Lunenburg's 66th annual International Dory Races.The all-local squad captured three of four races from the rival Americans out of...

Post date: August 20, 2018

A young man is cycling his way across Canada, raising awareness about mental health. 23-year-old Ryan Martin, from Guelph, Ontario began his trip in Tofino, B.C. on May 14th. He left Meteghan...

Post date: August 20, 2018

The Bridgewater Barracudas' amazing streak continues.The 'Cudas clinched their eighth straight Provincial Swimming Championship this weekend in Bedford.The locals finished 64 points ahead of...

Post date: August 20, 2018

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