Why ride Gran Fondo in Clare? Organizers offer 10 reasons
Project at Yarmouth hospital will enhance support for patients and ...
From bombs to graduation: Three Syrian brothers cross the stage in ...
Shelburne Regional High School celebrates its Class of 2019
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Grieg NL hatchery under construction in Marystown
Former Capers basketball coach resigns as Rattlers head coach, GM
Remembrance Day coverage from around Atlantic Canada
Leadership summit sets off concern in Halifax LGBTQ community
Young vapers like high-nicotine, flavoured juices, Nova Scotia survey finds
Shelburne County communities being engaged to talk about health care
First recipients of Viola Desmond scholarships eager to carry on her legacy
Cancer care clinics in Yarmouth and New Glasgow will not be suspended after all
Cancer care clinics in Yarmouth and New Glasgow will carry on as usual now that the provincial government has approved two new full-time positions for Halifax-based medical oncologists. Word of the new positions comes in addition to a one-year ...
Argyle-Barrington MLA raises concern about on-call dialysis services
Argyle-Barrington MLA Colton LeBlanc is drawing attention to the fact the regional hospital in Yarmouth cannot administer dialysis treatment on Sundays, saying it’s unacceptable to put patients in a position where they have to worry for their ...
Roads closed, power turned off in south-end Halifax in police operation
The power was turned off in south-end Halifax and roads closed as officials dealt with an emergency situation Monday evening. A Nova Scotia Power spokesman said the utility cut power to a transmission tower on Harbourview Drive as per a ...
Poppy campaign launches in Yarmouth
Organizers of the local 2019 poppy campaign launched the event on Oct. 25 at the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 61 in Yarmouth with a slight change of procedure. A citizen-at-large was chosen as the recipient for the pinning of the first poppy, ...
Yarmouth and Area Chamber of Commerce hands out hardware at business awards dinner
Long-time business owners were the big winners at the 2019 Yarmouth and Area Chamber of Commerce Business Awards. The winners were announced Oct. 24 at a sold-out gala emceed by Wade Cleveland at the Yarmouth Mariners Centre. “We received ...
Vancouver Street house donated for doctor recruitment
Some great news was delivered during the Oct. 24 Yarmouth and Area Chamber of Commerce business award ceremony at the Mariners Centre. One of the biggest barriers to recruiting doctors to the region has been housing. Those who attended the award ...
Last page goes out for Woods Harbour fire chief Gordie Ross
The last fire page has gone out for Gordie Ross. More than 100 firefighters and emergency personnel from throughout southwestern Nova Scotia, and as far away as Halifax, attended his celebration of life on Oct. 24 at the Woods Harbour Fire Hall, ...
Volunteers and wheelchair loans required for Nov.23 Candy Cane Lane festival in Yarmouth
Volunteers and wheelchair loans are being sought to assist those with mobility issues to see and experience the Candy Cane Lane Festival to be held in Yarmouth Nov. 23. The festival event will feature stationary floats and other attractions ...
Candy Cane Lane event in Yarmouth Nov. 23
A new Christmas festival for Yarmouth on Nov. 23 will offer a much-improved version of a traditional holiday parade. Barb Firth, event co-ordinator for the Candy Cane Lane Association, approached Yarmouth town council in August with the novel idea ...
Shelburne County Mental Health and Wellness Association hoping to expand warm line service
The Shelburne County Mental Health and Wellness Association is hoping to expand the times of operation for the non-crisis phone line it started in July called a warm line. Currently, the service is available Tuesday and Friday evenings from 6 to 10 ...