Cannabis rules: what to expect in Nova Scotia
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Stone brothers' AAA minor-league baseball legacy will be tough to beat
Cumberland County council gives fracking a hard second look
Amherst town council in brief
Women hockey league takes flight in Springhill
VIBERT: Halifax now a world-class nanny state
Amherst Area Special Olympics benefits from community support
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Amherst Police ready for cannabis legalization
UPDATE: Customers in Newfoundland and Labrador brave cold, wet, windy night to be the first to buy legal cannabis in Canada
Rotary clubs to mark World Polio Day with screening of Breathe
Massive freezer facility going up in Sackville industrial park
Frye fulfills childhood prediction and becomes veterinarian
Amherst, Cumberland YMCA sign new five-year funding agreement
AMHERST, N.S. - A five-year funding agreement that will see Amherst provide an annual $100,000 grant to the Cumberland YMCA was signed by the two parties on Oct. 12. “The Cumberland YMCA is an integral part of this community,” Mayor ...
Amherst man facing charges following incident at downtown bar
AMHERST, N.S. – A 46-year-old Amherst man is facing several charges following an incident Sunday at a downtown area bar. The man had been asked to leave the bar by bouncers, but refused. Police also asked him to leave and he refused. The man ...
Donated quilt to raise awareness and money for the Cumberland County Hospice Palliative Care Society
AMHERST, N.S. - Hospice and palliative care are words that have extra meaning for Sandra McSweeney. McSweeney, a River Hebert native who now lives in Bridgewater, lost two sisters to cancer – Linda, who died 11 years ago in a free-standing ...
Cumberland County powers up with solar power
SPRINGHILL, N.S. – Nova Scotia just helped planet earth get a little greener. Deputy premier Karen Casey was in Springhill Monday morning to announce solar energy funding from the Solar for Community Building program. The three solar ...
Amherst restaurant announces closure
AMHERST, N.S. – It appears as though Amherst has lost another small business. In a Facebook post late Sunday, the owners of Connors Family Restaurant announced the business is now closed. “We as a family have made the hard decision ...
Northport man committed to trial on drug, firearms charges
AMHERST, N.S. - A 53-year-old Northport man has been committed to stand trial before a Supreme Court judge and jury for 10 drug and weapons-related charges following the conclusion of a preliminary hearing in Amherst provincial court. Daren Wayne ...
Bridgetown man charged with break-ins, thefts, possessing illegal cigarettes
An Annapolis County man faces a range of charges from break-ins to illegal possession of cigarettes. Tyler James Guest of Bridgetown, 24, was arrested Wednesday on 11 charges, Annapolis District RCMP said in a news release ...
Masked man robs Halifax juice bar
Halifax police are looking for a man who robbed a juice bar Thursday evening. A masked man armed with a knife robbed Booster Juice at 278 Lacewood Dr.at about 9:40 p.m., Halifax Regional Police said in a news release. He left ...
First steps towards a tourism plan for the Cumberland region
This is the first in a series of articles reporting on the work of the Tourism Strategic Planning Committee formed to improve tourism’s contribution to the economy of the Cumberland Region. Over two months ago, the province announced a ...
‘A night to honour the men who lost their lives’
SPRINGHILL, N.S. - It has been 60 years since Springhill suffered its third, and final, mining disaster. On Oct. 23, the community will gather at St. Andrew’s-Wesley United Church to remember the men who lost their lives in the Bump, their ...