Wednesday 1 May 2019

Quick response saves Mount Pleasant area home


Fire trucks, ambulances and police rushed to a fire on the Mount Pleasant Road, believing someone - possibly in a...

Wednesday 1 May 2019

Donations streaming in for clean water activist

Stella Bowles, the teen activist whose school science project helped kick off an inter-governmental program to get rid of fecal...

Monday 29 April 2019

The Waiting Hours: a book about ‘the storms of life’

Acclaimed author and filmmaker Shandi Mitchell is launching her latest book in Lunenburg on May 6 in an event that...

Monday 29 April 2019

RCMP, NS Power on the scene after Jeep hits tree near Blockhouse, downing power lines

A white Jeep Patriot hit a tree on Highway 325 near Blockhouse, April 29 in the evening, down power lines,...

Friday 26 April 2019

Bridgewater’s Trethewey clan organizes third annual fundraiser to ‘knock out’ cystic fibrosis

When asked how his health is these days, Ethan Trethewey smiles, raises his hand, and gives the thumbs-up sign.

“Good,” he...

Thursday 25 April 2019

Lunenburg Folk Harbour Society buys Lunenburg Opera House

The Lunenburg Folk Harbour Society has bought the Lunenburg Opera House. The sale was confirmed April 25 in a news...

Thursday 25 April 2019

BMW busts fence, smashes parked truck in Bridgewater

David Mosher had a rough morning on April 23.

He was roused from bed at his Bridgewater home to the sound...

Thursday 25 April 2019

A heart-felt win for the Cornwall & District Fire Department


In 2012, Loran Demone was attending a fundraiser at the Cornwall & District Fire Department hall when he collapsed.


Wednesday 24 April 2019

Region of Queens council votes against fish farm expansion


In a 5-3 vote on April 23, councillors in the Region of Queens Municipality (RQM) rejected Kelly Cove Salmon Ltd.’s...

Tuesday 23 April 2019

Queens-Shelburne electoral boundaries may be split once again


The Queens-Shelburne electoral boundaries may be separate once again.

The Nova Scotia Electoral Boundaries Commission released its final report April 15...

Tuesday 23 April 2019

Police searching for driver of abandoned BMW after Bridgewater accident

Someone abandoned a burgundy BMW sedan after it crashed through a fence on Empire Street in Bridgewater and struck a...

Monday 22 April 2019

South Shore in for severe soaking from heavy rain

Both Lunenburg and Queens Counties are under a weather warning.

Environment Canada is cautioning residents that heavy downpours expected Tuesday evening...

Monday 22 April 2019

Bridgewater man faces arson charges following alleged domestic incident

A 38 year old man is facing arson charges after police responded to an alleged domestic dispute Monday in Bridgewater.


Thursday 18 April 2019

Taxpayers spend $1.5 million on Lunenburg waterfront work

The Big Boat Shed, an iconic structure on Lunenburg’s waterfront, will be subject to stabilization work, have its floor re-constructed,...

Wednesday 17 April 2019

Fighting the rising tide

The Atlantic Ocean is on the rise, and very soon the coastal communities of Nova Scotia will pay for it.


Wednesday 17 April 2019

Bridgewater to host Canadian Tire Para Hockey Cup in 2020


The world is coming back to Bridgewater.

The Main Street of the South Shore will host the Canadian Tire Para...

Tuesday 16 April 2019

Province commits $350,000 toward new Bridgewater transit bus

The province rolled into Bridgewater with $350,000 designated toward a new bus for the town’s transit system.

The Department of Communities,...

Monday 15 April 2019

New Germany man and Bridgewater woman arrested in Halifax during environmental protest

A New Germany man and a woman from Bridgewater were both arrested in Halifax on April 15 during a gathering...

Friday 12 April 2019

MLA opposes Liverpool Bay fish farm expansion

Pressure and opposition against the proposed expansion of aquaculture pens in Liverpool Bay continues to mount with Kim Masland, the...

Friday 12 April 2019

Magic, the vet, and the ‘chicken whisperers’

Something special has been happening in the community of Petite Riviere that’s worth crowing about.

It all began with a brown...

Thursday 11 April 2019

Conquerall Mills boy presents petition in Bridgewater calling for plastic bag ban

Nine year old Neco Steele presented a 238-signature petition to civic politicians in Bridgewater, encouraging town council to legislate a...

Wednesday 10 April 2019

Two more South Shore schools to get pre-primary program

The provincial Education and Early Childhood Development Department plans to add more schools to its pre-primary program this September in...

Wednesday 10 April 2019

Bridgewater, MODL seek alternative operating model for troubled sports centre

In the short term, the troubled HB Studios Sports Centre will not receive any more funding.

At a special joint meeting...

Monday 8 April 2019

Ocearch to reveal ‘plans for 2019 and beyond’ during Nova Scotia trip this month

Ocearch, the U.S.-based non-profit group best known for tagging and tracking great white sharks, is returning to Lunenburg County this...

Friday 5 April 2019

The old guys still have it


Although the speed of the game may be a bit slower and the recovery time a little longer, the competitiveness...

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