Tuesday 31 December 2019

‘Jacks take to ice in support of food bank

Members of the Maritime Hockey League’s South Shore Lumberjacks recently took to the ice at Bridgewater’s Lunenburg County Lifestyle Centre...

Tuesday 31 December 2019

Toy drive benefits Salvation Army

The Salvation Army’s Bridgewater Corps benefited from a recent toy drive organized by a King Street grocery store in Bridgewater.


Monday 30 December 2019

Officer sustains minor injuries in police vehicle crash

A RCMP officer wasn't seriously hurt but the marked Ford Explorer she was driving sustained significant damage after it crashed...

Friday 27 December 2019

Storied tavern in Chester up for sale


It’s like a cornerstone in the Village of Chester, and it’s up for sale.

The Fo’c’sle Tavern has been owned by...

Friday 27 December 2019

Major power outage impacts South Shore

A large swath of Nova Scotia Power (NSP) customers on the South Shore are without power this morning.

The outage extends...

Friday 27 December 2019

Cruiser crammed for Queens families in need

Another year, another successful Cram the Cruiser in Liverpool.

The aim is to fill a RCMP vehicle with as many food...

Tuesday 24 December 2019

The woman who always gets her Mountie…a gift

This is the 40th year Eva Wile has delivered a handmade Christmas wreath to the Bridgewater detachment of the RCMP.


Tuesday 24 December 2019

Emergency crews battle house fire near LaHave

A number of volunteer fire departments in Lunenburg County are working to extinguish a house fire near LaHave.

Emergency crews were...

Monday 23 December 2019

New LCLC general manager sees “a ton of opportunity”

The new general manager at the Lunenburg County Lifestyle Centre (LCLC) is confident he can assist the financially-challenged recreation centre...

Friday 20 December 2019

Community elves worked hard for Santas for South Shore Seniors



After launching the Santas for South Shore Seniors program in November 2018, Shannon Stewart of West Northfield....

Thursday 19 December 2019

Donna Hatt leaving White Point

Donna Hatt is on the move.

Hot on the heels of winning the 2019 Tourism Industry Association of Nova Scotia (TIANS)...

Wednesday 18 December 2019

Netflix reveals first glimpse of series partially shot in Lunenburg

Netflix sent out a tweet on December 13 showing the Keyhouse from the adaptation of the graphic novel, Locke &...

Tuesday 17 December 2019

Municipal Joint Services Board moving closer to solution on foul smell from recycling centre

The Lunenburg Regional Community Recycling Centre at Whynotts Settlement outside of Bridgewater has moved closer to ensuring the foul smell...

Monday 16 December 2019

Breakfast with Santa in Cookville

The jolly old elf made an appearance recently in Cookville at a public breakfast event.

Saint Nick was his usual happy...

Thursday 12 December 2019

Former Bridgewater Mayor Tom Bird dead at 76

Bridgewater is mourning the recent passing of a former chief magistrate.

Tom Bird, who served as mayor of the Main Street...

Wednesday 11 December 2019

South Shore out of the running for whale sanctuary

The Whale Sanctuary Project (WSP) ruled out South Shore sites in its effort to establish a 40-hectare space off Nova...

Wednesday 11 December 2019

A seasonal feast of song and story

The University of King’s College Chapel Choir returns to Lunenburg on December 14 for its 12th annual A King’s Christmas...

Monday 9 December 2019

Coast Guard finishes series of steps, works to find ‘permanent solution’ for Cormorant

Thousands of litres of oil and water were pumped out of the Cormorant at the former government wharf in Bridgewater...

Friday 6 December 2019

Gun shot call prompts heavy police presence in Bridgewater neighbourhood

Use a horn - not fireworks - if you’re trying to frighten off birds running “afowl” on your property in...

Thursday 5 December 2019

Three sent to hospital after Highway 103 accident in Lunenburg County

Three men were injured in a collision between a tractor trailer and a pickup truck on Highway 103 on December...

Wednesday 4 December 2019

Loaded with live lobster, tractor-trailer rolls over on Highway 103

Queens County RCMP is investigating after a tractor-trailer loaded with live lobsters rolled over on Highway 103 in Queens County.


Tuesday 3 December 2019

Valedictory honours for university graduate from Bridgewater

A Mount Saint Vincent University public relations (PR) graduate from Bridgewater earned individual accolades along with the honour of delivering...

Tuesday 3 December 2019

Seemingly never-ending bridge repair continues on Highway 103

For commuters on Highway 103, the seemingly never-ending work on a bridge located some two kilometres west of Exit 7...

Monday 2 December 2019

Driver sustains minor injuries in single vehicle accident

Snowy weather and icy road conditions are believed to be blamed for a Toyota Prius smashing into a tree near...

Friday 29 November 2019

Bridgewater Police on the look out after cemetery theft

Bridgewater Police are looking for a thief who stole a memento from a grave in the Brookside Cemetery, and who...

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