The cost of cutting carbon
Scouting to return to Parrsboro?
March 18, 1948: Hospital committee report to citizens
Wallace hosts Cedar Atlantic Chapter regular meeting
Spring has to be just around the corner!
Oxford Historical Society working on interactive map
Community cleanup set for May 5
First aid program offered in Wentworth
Casey continuing to push for better tourism signage around closed Rainbow Bridge
Cumberland News Now
Putting Cumberland North on the map
Springhill sports complex master plan tabled in council chambers
New steps installed at Joggins Fossil Cliffs
Rock-a-thon in Springhill on Saturday
Cumberland County tourism committee to sell region as tourist destination
Amherst welcomes new business and financial officers
Nova Scotia PC leadership candidates duke out the issues during first debate in Middleton
The five candidates for the leadership of the provincial Progressive Conservative leadership held their first debate May 24 in Middleton ...
Springhill getting aggressive developing geothermal resource
For more than three decades Springhill has said geothermal is its future, and today that future is getting closer to becoming a reality. Cumberland County’s Energy Authority held its third annual energy symposium at the Dr. Carson and Marion ...
Downtown Amherst liquor store on the move
AMHERST – Downtown Amherst will no longer have a liquor store later this year as the area’s NSLC store is on the move to another part of town. Nova Scotia Liquor Corporation spokesperson Bev Ware confirmed Thursday the LaPlanche Street ...
Amherst taxes going up, but only slightly
AMHERST – Balancing the budget without raising taxes is becoming more of a challenge for Amherst. Despite increasing costs due to inflation and other factors, and a relatively flat assessment base, Amherst council delivered at $17.5-million ...
Shelburne County youth finds 18-year-old message in a bottle on shoreline of Lower Woods Harbour
LOWER WOODS HARBOUR, SHELBURNE COUNTY, N.S. – A message in a bottle released into the Atlantic Ocean on Aug 19, 2000, off the shores of Massachusetts was found earlier this month by 11-year-old Dallas Goreham, while out scouring the Lower Woods ...
Amherst Provincial Court News
Veno sentenced to provincial custody Ryan Douglas Veno, 26, of Amherst, was sentenced in Amherst Provincial Court to one year provincial custody, fined $700, handed a 10-year firearm prohibition, ordered to provide a DNA sample, followed by ...
Flying high again
DILIGENT RIVER, N.S. – The annual Festival of Free Flight over the weekend here was another successful one, but Michael Fuller is concerned about the future of the sport in Atlantic Canada. “We’re still struggling with the ways ...
Oxford raises taxes
Oxford – The wild blueberry capital of the world approved its 2018-2019 operating budget May 22, raising residential and commercial tax rates as they did. The residential rate increased by three-cents to $1.62 per $100 of assessed property, ...
Yarmouth businessman shares story of suspected lone star tick bite reaction
YARMOUTH, N.S. - When Tony Papadogiorgakis’s daughter Artemis told him she saw a tick crawling up his chest as they were driving to the Annapolis Valley from Arcadia, Yarmouth County, in April 2017, he quickly yanked it off to look at it. He ...
Cumberland regional hospital on "controlled lockdown" Tuesday morning
AMHERST – It was not business as usual at the Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre early Tuesday. A spokesperson with the Nova Scotia Health Authority confirmed the hospital was in a “controlled lockdown” for five hours as ...