This is not a happy commentary on Amherst
Russell Wangersky: Governments should put the money where our mouths are
Let him have it
Nature, nurture and community
Getting to the bottom of the Oxford sinkhole mystery
Trucker show picks up speed in Amherst
Amherst Police stress safety as school resumes
VIDEO: Move over, slow down…or get ticketed
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Truro man searching for his son, almost 20 years after disappearance
Lost women, assaults, thefts keep Annapolis District RCMP busy
RCMP investigating two suspicious boat fires in southwestern Nova Scotia
Three people charged in connection with Yarmouth County robbery
Yarmouth RCMP searching for two suspects after 77-year-old man robbed in Plymouth
Nova Scotia NDP introduces another bill on environmental racism
Updated: Marine Atlantic crew rescues three Waycobah fishers from the water after vessel caught fire
PORT AUX BASQUES, N.L. — The crew of the MV Leif Ericson jumped into action late last night after receiving a distress call from a Nova Scotia fishing vessel. The Sulia’n was a 45-foot First Nations ...
Electoral Boundaries Commission proposes return to Acadian ridings
TUSKET, YARMOUTH COUNTY, NS – It was welcome news to those in the room that a proposal being looked at by a 2018 Electoral Boundaries Commission is to reinstate Acadian and African Nova Scotian ridings. Still, to avoid a repeat of 2012 when ...
Murdered Annapolis County man remembered as kind, loving man
MIDDLETON, NS - If Tammy Rose Connell could say one more thing to Allison Mahar, it would be that she loves him. But she won’t have the chance. Mahar, 39, is dead. Jason David Bezanson, 33, of Annapolis County, has been charged with ...
Annapolis County man murdered in New Glasgow
NEW GLASGOW, NS – A 33-year-old Annapolis County man has been charged with second degree murder after another Annapolis County man died at a hotel on Westville Road, Pictou County Sept. 7. Jason David Bezanson was arrested Sept. 8 and has ...
Fire burning in backwoods area of Barrington River
BARRINGTON, NS – Fire crews and a helicopter from the provincial Department of Lands and Forestry are battling a forest fire in the backwoods of the Barrington River south of Pubnico Lake. The fire was detected on Wednesday, Sept. 5 by the ...
Atlantic salmon aquaculture farmers cited as 'likely source' of European strain spawning in Fundy waters
Tom Smith says it’s “misleading” that Atlantic Canadian aquaculture farmers are being blamed for European farm salmon spawning in the Bay of Fundy ...
Middleton RCMP charge man with sexual offences, more complainants possible
MIDDLETON, NS – An Annapolis County man faces a number of sexual offence charges, trafficking, possession for the purpose of trafficking, and production of a controlled substance. Middleton RCMP responded to a complaint Aug. 20 that ...
Middleton woman survives seven-metre fall down Cape and Sand cliff
COTTAGE COVE, NS - A Middleton woman suffered shoulder injuries but survived a seven-metre fall down a cliff on the Fundy shoreline Sept. 4. A retired couple in their 70s were walking their dog along the cliff at the popular Cape and Sand area ...
Driver defaces Annapolis Royal’s new rainbow crosswalk
ANNAPOLIS ROYAL, NS - Annapolis Royal Police believe the driver of a van deliberately defaced the rainbow crosswalk at the bottom of St. George Street Sept. 1. Police said in a Facebook post today, Sept. 4, they are investigating property damage ...
Man charged after woman loses leg in Clementsport car/bike crash
CLEMENTSPORT, NS – A 23-year-old Granville Ferry man is being charged with dangerous driving causing bodily harm after his car struck a motorcycle head on Sept. 2 on Highway 1 at Clementsport. The 44-year-old woman from New Germany, who was ...