Big Block Dog walk on June 26 in downtown Amherst
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NS Highlanders army cadets celebrate 107th review
Amherst Artisan Gallery celebrating fifth anniversary
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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
Women show truck driving skills during Masstown competition
Theme song released as countdown hits 50 days
Nova Scotia man recounts salmonella infection linked to chicken burger recall
Botwood family living in Nova Scotia takes in sister’s children after tragedy
It’s been a heart-wrenching and emotionally gruelling four years for Jennifer Strowbridge, dealing with the death of her sister. “It’s still hard to believe she’s gone,” said Strowbridge, whose younger sister Heather ...
Ousted political party 'saddened and disappointed' by Apple Blossom ban
KENTVILLE - The leader of a federal political party banned from all future Apple Blossom events does not believe the policies he backs around immigration fit in the far-right category. Founding National Citizens Alliance member Stephen Garvey ...
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 ...
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 ...
Sea gate for Digby Gut? - Municipalities join forces; enter Smart Cities Challenge to win cash for engineering study
ANNAPOLIS ROYAL, NS - Four municipal partners are hoping their joint entry into a federal Smart Cities Challenge will land them the cash to study the possibility of building a flood mitigation system and renewable energy source at the Digby ...
Ticks thriving on the South Shore
News that a Bridgewater massage therapist picked ticks off three of her clients in one week came as no surprise to an expert on the bloodsucking parasites. Vett Lloyd, a Mount Allison University biologist, says no other place in Canada rivals the ...
Timothy Wells still missing as RCMP continue search
Timothy Wells, a 56-year-old Windsor man, was reported missing on May 12, 2018 and the search continues as RCMP say they regularly receive tips ...
Fire departments, firefighters, bring their dispatch services concerns to Yarmouth Town Council meeting
YARMOUTH, N.S. – Firetrucks and firefighters descended on Yarmouth Town Hall the evening of May 17. There was no fire but those who gathered say they are facing an emergency. Numerous fire departments turned out in protest of the fact the ...
Feds announce $2-billion climate change infrastructure fund
As the threat of sea level rise and harsher weather events becomes more and more apparent, the federal government has announced a funding program ...
‘The wound was the size of your fist’
EDITOR’S NOTE: Descriptions included in this story and an image published with it may offend some readers. Chrissy Dunnington’s foster family wanted readers to see the powerful image of the pressure ulcer that led to her death. By ...