Public engagement key to community health plans
School board foul
A visit to Ottawa to see Sid the Kid
Homelessness needs to be a priority now, not after next election
Baillie stepping down as Nova Scotia PC Leader
Visitation up dramatically at Fort Beausejour
Amherst Fire Department remembers fallen first responders
Business Navigators help startups cut red tape
Amherst Legion leading annual Poppy Campaign
Cape Breton Post
Downtown Amherst skating rink to return
New groomer to hit Springhill trails this winter
Alleged impaired driver from P.E.I. crashes into RCMP car on Confederation Bridge
Tip turns into drug raids and arrests in Amherst
Amherst Provincial Court News
Reid pleads guilty Harley James Reid, 25, of Amherst, was handed a conditional sentence, 12 months probation, and fined $100 after pleading guilty to assault. The incident occurred between July 19, 2015, and July 27, 2015, in ...
Meth seized outside Amherst
Cumberland RCMP and the Colchester Integrated Street Crime Unit seized over 2,000 methamphetamine pills Dec. 11, during a concerted traffic stop near Amherst. The Highway 104 traffic stop lead to the arrest of two men and seizure of the drugs as ...
E.B. Chandler celebrates Christmas
AMHERST – Students at E.B. Chandler Junior High School celebrated Christmas Tuesday night with their annual Christmas concert. ...
Santa and his sleigh slide through Springhill
SPRINGHILL – Hundreds of people lined the streets of Springhill Thursday night to catch a glimpse of Santa during the Springhill Christmas Parade. Santa sleigh was the final float among many floats that filled the streets with a festive ...
Truss failure behind bridge closure outside Amherst
The cause is uncertain, but the consequences are obvious. The Dept. of Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal closed the Rainbow Bridge outside of Amherst on Highway 2 on Dec. 8th after the truss span had two bottom chord members fail, which ...
Department of Transportation closes Rainbow Bridge outside Amherst
AMHERST – An unknown structural issue could result in a lengthy closure of the Rainbow Bridge in Nappan. Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal closed the bridge on Friday. A detour is available around the structure via Route 302, ...
Amherst Police begin Operation Christmas campaign
AMHERST – Amherst’s police department has kicked off its annual Operation Christmas campaign. Reducing impaired driving offenses and reminding motorists to practice safe winter driving will be the aim of the campaign. The campaign, ...
World Junior A exhibition game a test for Amherst Stadium
AMHERST – With Amherst set to host next year’s Fred Page Cup, hosting a World Junior A Challenge exhibition contest was a trial run of sorts. Amherst hosted a game between Canada West and Russia on Friday, Dec. 8 and all indications ...
Three facing drug charges after search of two Amherst residences
AMHERST – Three Amherst men are facing drug charges following a search of two residences by the Cumberland County Integrated Street Crime Enforcement Unit on Dec. 7 and 8. Two men were arrested on Brownell Avenue on Dec. 7 at approximately 7 ...
Correctional officers intercept contraband on its way into Springhill prison
SPRINGHILL – Correctional officers intercepted an inmate attempting to bring contraband and unauthorized items into the Springhill Institution on Nov.28. This seizure is the result of the combined efforts of correctional officers, the ...