Thursday 21 June 2018

Spring frost severely damages Lunenburg Country Christmas tree crop

Lunenburg Christmas tree growers are reporting massive crop damage after the late Spring freeze that blanketed the province overnight on...

Wednesday 20 June 2018

Lunenburg County man victim of Eastern Passage shooting

A Lunenburg County man has been identified as the victim of the drive-by shooting in Eastern Passage on June 18th.

Halifax...

Wednesday 20 June 2018

Have you seen this boat?

Lunenburg District RCMP is asking for public assistance in locating a boat that was stolen from a dock on the...

Monday 18 June 2018

Grad party gets out of control in Chester, two hospitalized

A male and a female, both 18 years old, were taken to hospital for high levels of intoxication after a...

Monday 18 June 2018

Canadian Blood Services looking for donors on the South Shore

Canadian Blood Services reports that it needs more than 23,000 donors urgently by July 2 to ensure patients have continued...

Friday 15 June 2018

Bridgewater taxpayers spend $85,500 and counting to keep fountain flowing

Bridgewater’s removable fountain - a LaHave River fixture that sprays water in the air between the town’s two major bridges...

Friday 15 June 2018

Bridgewater robbery suspects in custody

Bridgewater Police now have two suspects in custody following the June 12 robbery of Pendleton Corner Store in Bridgewater.

Police executed...

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Thursday 14 June 2018

Lunenburg County woman charged with stunting after clocking 174 km/hr

A woman, 24, from Lunenburg County was charged with stunting on June 13 after she was clocked doing 176 km/hr...

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Wednesday 13 June 2018

Former Bridgewater resident, now BC real estate magnate, donates $1.2 million

A local health services charity and a committee overseeing construction of a Bridgewater playground are recipients of Stephen Sander’s $1.2...

Wednesday 13 June 2018

Corner store robbed in Bridgewater

Bridgewater police are asking for the public’s help following a corner store robbery on June 12.

The police say that at...

Monday 11 June 2018

Exclusive: Legacy to Bridgewater from Vancouver real estate magnate Stephen Sander to be announced June 13

LighthouseNOW has learned that the Vancouver real estate magnate Stephen Sander’s major legacy donation to the Town of Bridgewater will...

Monday 11 June 2018

Canada-U.S. trade battle sparks South Shore fears

Bridgewater Mayor David Mitchell is concerned over the deterioration in relations between Canada and the U.S.

Mitchell said that his community...

Friday 8 June 2018

Canadian sports icon marks health and fitness day in Queens County

Canadian sports icon Nancy Greene Raine - on the South Shore to promote National Health and Fitness Day - says...

Thursday 7 June 2018

Farley, Courtney Blackman among Lunenburg heritage award winners

Farley Blackman may be long gone from the South Shore, but his influence in Lunenburg is still felt.

Blackman, and his...

Wednesday 6 June 2018

Once-in-a-lifetime late spring freeze damages crops

By: Mike Girard

michael.girard@lighthousenow.ca

Twitter: @MikeGNews

Lunenburg County farms and vineyards suffered varying degrees of crop damage after an "unheard" of heavy overnight...

Tuesday 5 June 2018

Revitalizing downtown

More than 15 months after hosting a poorly attended meeting with business owners, the Region of Queens Municipality (RQM) is...

Monday 4 June 2018

Bridgewater to Paris: virtually free

How would you like to take a trip to Paris this afternoon?

And just before you go would you also like...

Monday 4 June 2018

Bridgewater hospital deals with patients from Shelburne fentanyl scare

Two people who used cocaine and were potentially exposed to the robust synthetic opioid fentanyl on Friday night in Shelburne...

Sunday 3 June 2018

Man, 76, dead after ATV crash in Martins River

A man is dead after a single-vehicle collision involving an all-terrain vehicle (ATV) in Martins River.

Lunenburg District RCMP responded to...

Friday 1 June 2018

National axe throwing championship bound for Liverpool

Hipsters, sharpen your axes.

Top ranked competitors from across Canada and Europe will converge on Liverpool, Nova Scotia on August 25...

Friday 1 June 2018

Far from Amazon, LaHave River Books floats on traditional charm

In an era of E-readers and online book sales, it’s hard to imagine that LaHave River Books could be any...

Thursday 31 May 2018

End of an era as Queens County Advance closes

The Queens County Advance, a source of local news for 140 years, will cease publication later this month and merge...

Wednesday 30 May 2018

Research institute calls on public to help monitor bats

The Mersey Tobeatic Research Institute (MTRI) once again has its bat reporting website and hotline up and running as it...

Tuesday 29 May 2018

Assault charge dropped against man accused of smearing Lunenburg’s mayor with harbour sludge

An assault charge against Bill Flower was dropped after he agreed to a peace bond and a letter of apology....

Tuesday 29 May 2018

Abandoned boat inches closer to removal

The Municipality of the District of Lunenburg (MODL) Council has voted in favour of taking the first step in arranging...

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