Tuesday 22 May 2018

Strong showing for South Shore companies at this year’s ECMAs

Bridgewater based SpinCount has won it’s third straight East Coast Music Award for Best Company of the Year.

The boutique...

Tuesday 22 May 2018

Heavy police presence along Dayspring riverbank

Police taped-off a section of Dayspring riverbank as part of an investigation that’s prompted a temporary closure of part of...

Friday 18 May 2018

Suspect in custody after alleged threat at Bridgewater courthouse

A suspect is facing charges after some tense moments Friday morning at the Bridgewater Justice Centre.

An agitated man involved in...

Friday 18 May 2018

Mahone Bay restaurateur expanding to Bayport

Lunenburg County's high-energy entrepreneur is at it again.

Rebecca South, the 29-year-old owner of the popular Rebecca's Restaurant in Mahone Bay,...

Thursday 17 May 2018

Police dog bite during Lunenburg County arrest triggers Serious Incident Response Team investigation

An investigation into a man who was injured by a police dog while being arrested has been referred by Lunenburg...

Wednesday 16 May 2018

Offshore oil development draws questions over safety

BP’s quest for oil off of Nova Scotia’s South Shore has once again drawn debate over environmental safety and the...

Wednesday 16 May 2018

New information on missing man Tim Wells has RCMP looking for pickup truck in Lunenburg County

Windsor RCMP want to speak with occupants of a truck who picked up a man in Chester Basin on May...

Tuesday 15 May 2018

Mahone Bay to host major Etsy event May 19-20

More than 65 crafters and potentially thousands of people are expected to descend on select venues in Mahone Bay as...

Tuesday 15 May 2018

Derek Hatfield to be inducted into the Canadian Sailing Hall of Fame

Local sailing legend, the late Derek Hatfield, is to be inducted into the Canadian Sailing Hall of Fame.

In an announcement...

Monday 14 May 2018

Search for missing Queens County man resumed over weekend

About 30 Ground Search and Rescue volunteers descended on Liverpool May 12 to try and help the RCMP solve the...

Friday 11 May 2018

RCMP to continue search efforts for missing Liverpool man

The search for a missing Liverpool man will continue over the weekend.

The RCMP will be working with local Ground Search...

Friday 11 May 2018

Province seeks public input on new Traffic Safety Act

The provincial government intends to introduce a new Traffic Safety Act this fall and is looking for public input on...

Thursday 10 May 2018

New migratory bird conservation lands added in Queens County

The Nova Scotia Bird Society Sanctuary Trust has transferred over 16 acres of land near Port Joli, Queens County to...

Thursday 10 May 2018

Anxiety issues? Mild depression? You might be waiting longer for treatment


Wait times for non-urgent adult mental health services at the South Shore Regional Hospital are trending upwards again.


Wednesday 9 May 2018

Wicker Emporium closing Bridgewater store

Wicker Emporium is closing its doors in Bridgewater after operating in the town for 30 years.

"We're unfortunately in a situation...

Sunday 6 May 2018

Two die after boat overturns in Port Medway

Two boaters are dead after the crabbing vessel they were in overturned May 5 in waters off Port Medway, Queens...

Friday 4 May 2018

Liverpool theatre festival attracts troupes from around the globe

Queens County is preparing to welcome amateur theatre companies from across the globe for the 14th time since 1992.

The 2018...

Friday 4 May 2018

$6.4 million earmarked for rural internet on South Shore

Nova Scotia’s South Shore-St.Margaret’s will be getting $6.4 million under the federal government’s Connect to Innovate program for rural internet...

Thursday 3 May 2018

Police seek driver and truck after car dealer theft

Lunenburg County District RCMP are asking for the public’s help in identifying a black 2000 to 2004 Toyota Tundra pickup...

Thursday 3 May 2018

East Chester ‘Butterbox Babies’ inspire new horror film

A supernatural film loosely based on the story of the Butterbox Babies is set to open in Bridgewater, May 4th.


Thursday 3 May 2018

Dory races seeking help to stay afloat


The Canadian Dory Racing Association says it’s rowing against the tide and needs more cash to help keep...

Wednesday 2 May 2018

Street racing nabs men from Chester and Chester Basin stunting charges

A man from Chester and another from Chester Basin in separate cars were charged with stunting April 29 after Halifax...

Wednesday 2 May 2018

Mahone Bay hopes to branch out for next year’s centennial celebration

An ad-hoc committee of Mahone Bay residents planted a seed with local civic politicians to think about celebrating next year’s...

Tuesday 1 May 2018

Straight pipe replacement program officially launched

Pelting rain did little to dampen the enthusiasm of the group of government officials, staff of the Municipality of the...

Tuesday 1 May 2018

Going with the flow

An avid water sports enthusiast who leads canoe and kayak expeditions both locally and internationally, Queens County’s Glenn Parlee is...

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