Thursday 17 October 2019

Smoke condition prompts temporary evacuation of Bridgewater apartment building tenants

There were no injuries but more than 90 people temporarily evacuated their Bridgewater apartments after a pot on a stove...

Thursday 17 October 2019

Lunenburg hosts wrestling matches

The crowd gathered at the Lunenburg Community Centre cheered and jeered competitors taking to the ring during recent Wrestle Nova...

Wednesday 16 October 2019

Province promises water, wastewater project funding

The province recently announced project funding concerning water and wastewater projects for three Lunenburg County municipalities.

The Municipality of the District...

Tuesday 15 October 2019

RCMP investigating crash on Highway 325

RCMP are investigating a two car collision that occurred on Highway 325 at Whynotts Settlement October 14, which sent a...

Tuesday 15 October 2019

New fundraising body formed to benefit community groups

A new lottery in Lunenburg County will give a boost to community organizations in the region.

“The Rural Riches Treasure Trove...

Tuesday 15 October 2019

MLA Hugh MacKay arrested for driving under the influence

In a statement released October 15, Hugh MacKay, MLA for Chester-St Margaret’s disclosed that over the Thanksgiving weekend he was...

Friday 11 October 2019

Responders test skills during mass casualty exercise in Bridgewater

First response and other agencies tested their skills recently during a mass casualty incident exercise on the South Shore Exhibition...

Friday 11 October 2019

Crowd cheers Wileville’s smash-up derby

The dust and dirt flew in Wileville recently for the ever-popular smash-up derby.

The September 29 event, off Highway 325, attracted...

Thursday 10 October 2019

‘Jacks versus Air Force reservists in fun game of ball hockey

Members of the Pine Grove-based 143 Construction Engineering Flight (CEF) competed against the South Shore Lumberjacks of the Maritime Hockey...

Thursday 10 October 2019

Rotarians host water walk

Participants of the local Rotary Club’s Walk for Water grabbed buckets full of H2O to walk around Bridgewater’s duck pond...

Wednesday 9 October 2019

Lunenburg wastewater plant fix exceeds $130,000

It’s cost over six-figures so far to get Lunenburg’s wastewater treatment plant back to sorts and the work isn’t finished...

Wednesday 9 October 2019

Hebbville Academy welcomes salad bar

Hebbville Academy students got a chance to dig into the greens as part of a salad bar test project among...

Tuesday 8 October 2019

Mahone Bay’s history being brought to life in a new mural


Capturing more than 100 years of history isn’t an easy job, but mural painter Peter Matyas is up to the...

Monday 7 October 2019

Police investigation stalls into alleged dust-up during supermarket climate change protest

With no one identified and no complaint about an alleged assault, the Bridgewater Police Service is left with no investigative...

Friday 4 October 2019

Afterglow illuminates Bridgewater for another year

Bridgewater’s downtown was home to a nighttime celebration of arts and culture September 27 and 28 as the annual Afterglow...

Thursday 3 October 2019

Panthers pummel Avon View

It was a good old fashioned drubbing in Bridgewater as the Park View Education Centre Panthers pummeled Avon View High...

Thursday 3 October 2019

Federal candidates participate in Cookville forum

Seven candidates vying for the federal seat in South Shore-St. Margarets took to a hotel stage in Cookville for a...

Thursday 3 October 2019

23rd edition of annual scarecrow fest in Mahone Bay

People crowded the sidewalks in Mahone Bay over the weekend to take in the annual scarecrow festival and antique fair.


Wednesday 2 October 2019

Ocearch tags, releases two white sharks near West Ironbound Island

U.S.-based organization Ocearch tagged and released a pair of young white sharks near West Ironbound Island on October 1.

LighthouseNOW was...

Wednesday 2 October 2019

Dead but not forgotten


A group of Mahone Bay residents took on the large task of restoring many headstones and their inscriptions in the...

Monday 30 September 2019

Firefighters use Jaws of Life to free woman from wrecked auto in Hebbs Cross crash

Authorities are looking into the circumstances surrounding a crash between a GMC Sierra and Honda Civic at the Highway 103...

Friday 27 September 2019

Rotary Club catches a big fish


Canadian legendary rock band, The Northern Pikes, are making a stop in Lunenburg October 3 for a fundraising concert for...

Thursday 26 September 2019

Three injured in collision between motor-home and school bus

Emergency responders are at the scene of a crash between a motor-home and a school bus at the corner of...

Thursday 26 September 2019

Students hurt, driver charged after motorhome collides with school bus near Lunenburg

Three teenage girls were taken to hospital by ambulance and an American man is charged with a traffic offence following...

Thursday 26 September 2019

New research numbers: when it comes to recreational cannabis, Queens County residents still buy more from illegal dealers

Residents of Queens have proven diffident when it comes to the purchase of recreational marijuana from official outlets, according to...

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