Cape Sable Island Causeway report expected this month
Shelburne County celebrates opening of a new social enterprise centre
Ducks Unlimited celebrating 80 years with Sou’west Nova right in the mix
Rural Nova Scotia health-care crisis working group formed as a result of ...
Bite me: Shelburne County fisherman raises $5,985 for father battling rare cancer
RCMP still not saying much about bodies found in Springhill fire
'I just remember thinking how do you get a cat off a telephone poll' Digby family cat returned safely
Our Changing Arctic
Update: Police confirm Springhill fire is a crime scene
Whale washes ashore in Richmond County
Speaking tour exploring the topic: Nova Scotia offshore drilling, worth the risk?
SHELBURNE, N.S. – Is Nova Scotia at risk of being a Deepwater Horizon disaster? That is the question being posed during a “hard-hitting coastal speaking tour” being hosted by the Council of Canadians in the province this month. ...
Adopt a book and help the Western Counties Regional Library
DIGBY, NS- Every two years the Western Counties Regional Library host a three-month long event called Adopt a Book. The goal of the campaign is to get 1000 new books into the region, dividing the books up into individual ...
Oxford Frozen Foods launches national campaign
OXFORD – An advertising campaign by Oxford Frozen Foods is bringing attention to wild blueberries as well as the town that’s known as the wild blueberry capital of North America. The company started the advertising campaign in January ...
Hockey Night in Shelburne raises $30,000 for new Zamboni
SHELBURNE – Just over $30,000 was raised towards the purchase of a new Zamboni for the Shelburne County Arena at the Hockey Night in Shelburne fundraiser on March 17 that packed the stands with fans and brought together on the ice some of the ...
UPDATED: Thin body of beached whale carcass near Harbourville concerns marine animal society
A humpback whale carcass has washed up along the shoreline of a small community near Harbourville. ...
Cider with a splash of history: Bear River couple launching hard apple cider
BEAR RIVER, NS- Brendan and Karen Enright opened a winery in Bear River in 2009 and after years of working in the business they’re ready to add some new products. For the last five years the pair has been practicing making hard cider and ...
Digby veterinarian weighs in on cat declawing ban
Dr. Neil Pothier has been a veterinarian for 33 years and he’s never enjoyed declawing cats. In the last five years the procedure became very infrequent, he said. “I definitely saw this coming. We never really recommended the ...
Yarmouth dog park committee asking three municipal units to cost share project
YARMOUTH COUNTY - The Yarmouth Dog Park Association has downsized its initial goal of an elaborate (and expensive) design for 28 Jarvis St., provided by Upland Urban Planning Design Studio in 2016. The cost for the four-phase proposed ...
On your mark, get set, go: Digby women run every day for over a year
For most people Feb. 5 was just a normal day but for two Digby runners, Megan Moore and Jana Amirault, it was a milestone. Rain was smashing against the pavement and the winds were blowing hard. But both women couldn’t have been ...
Unified RCMP policing contract for eastern Shelburne County discussed at meeting
SHELBURNE, N.S. – Whether or not to proceed with exploring the possibility of a unified RCMP policing contract for eastern Shelburne County will be on the table for discussion when councils for the towns of Shelburne and Lockeport and the ...