Wednesday 7 March 2018

More pre-primary classes rolled out, including to Queens County

After having been left out of the initial launch of pre-primary classes, Queens County will now have access to the...

Tuesday 6 March 2018

Queens seeks funds to study climate change

The most recent storm surge in Liverpool has left the Region of Queen’s Municipality’s (RQM) Mayor, David Dagley, looking for...

Tuesday 6 March 2018

Gala dinner serves up business excellence award winners

It was another night of the best of the best as a sold out crowd of more than 200 people...

Monday 5 March 2018

Thieves steal charitable organization’s bank deposit in Queens County

Queens County District RCMP are investigating after thieves stole a bank deposit from the car of a charitable organization.

Sometime between...

Monday 5 March 2018

May I have the envelope please?

Let the drum roll begin.

The businesses that are in the running for awards in their categories have now been named...

Friday 2 March 2018

Former music educator receives house arrest for sexual assault

Brian D. Fogelson received 18 months house arrest for indecently assaulting a young man in Lunenburg in the mid-1970s, but...

Friday 2 March 2018

Former Lunenburg and Queens County sheriff passes after years of exemplary service

The recipient of a prestigious award for exemplary service, the former Sheriff of Lunenburg and Queens counties, Stephen (Steve) Brown,...

Friday 2 March 2018

Forecast calls for high, damaging winds

Batten down the hatches.

Environment Canada is predicting winds reaching up to 100 km/hr. in Lunenburg and Queens County overnight on...

Thursday 1 March 2018

Newest addition to Mahone Bay? Mobile speed signs

Welcome to Mahone Bay…and slow down.

The Town of Mahone Bay recently bought two mobile speed signs and have placed them...

Thursday 1 March 2018

High number of ticketed offences lead Queens County RCMP to announce checkstop campaign

After handing out 31 tickets and 16 warnings to drivers in the last two weeks, Queens County District RCMP announced...

Wednesday 28 February 2018

NSTU president: Glaze report is flawed

Nova Scotia Teachers Union (NSTU) local president, teacher, parent and educator Grant Frost said there are flaws in the Glaze...

Tuesday 27 February 2018

Slippery conditions lead to multiple traffic accidents

Treacherous road conditions made for a hazardous commute on the morning of February 27.

Just outside of Chester on Highway 103,...

Tuesday 27 February 2018

Film series offers an alternative to standard blockbusters

A late Wednesday afternoon isn’t a time one might typically associate with people streaming into Bridgewater’s Cineplex theatre to watch...

Monday 26 February 2018

Tossing lotto leftovers on highway results in a $410 fine

A Queens County man received a $410 fine for littering after tossing out some pull tab lotto tickets from his...

Monday 26 February 2018

Seeing Bridgewater anew

In one of the strangest prints in Raymond Chow’s art show currently on at the Desbrisay Museum in Bridgewater, a...

Friday 23 February 2018

Bluenose captain sails into history

As if being in charge of one of the most iconic tall ships in the world weren’t enough of a...

Thursday 22 February 2018

Two waterfront lots in MODC preserved for public use

Well-known conservationist Rudy Haase keeps on contributing to the public’s access to wild spaces even after his death. This summer...

Wednesday 21 February 2018

N.S. forestry review extended until April

Natural Resources Minister Margaret Miller has extended the time frame for the Independent Review of Forest Practices. The review, launched...

Wednesday 21 February 2018

Co-chair Pentz Elementary School School Advisory Council: Pentz to remain open

In what looks like another stunning victory for South Shore parents, Pentz Elementary School will not be closing for this...

Wednesday 21 February 2018

Bulwark Cider set to distribute in London, England

A New Ross cider producer has found a new market for its product: London, England.

Bulwark Cider will debut its cider,...

Tuesday 20 February 2018

Preparing for the “grey tsunami”

More than 70 people met in Mahone Bay last week to come up with ways to recruit family physicians to...

Monday 19 February 2018

Youth charged with impaired driving and firearms offences

A youth, 17, was arrested February 18 after Lunenburg District RCMP responded to a complaint of gunshots heard in the...

Friday 16 February 2018

The Court Report

n Operation Christmas impaired driving allegation. A First South man was arraigned on charges of refusing the breathalyser and resisting...

Friday 16 February 2018

Lunenburgers shocked by power rate hikes

Residents of Lunenburg have been complaining of exorbitant and inexplicable increases in their power bills, prompting the Town of Lunenburg...

Friday 16 February 2018

Catch of the day

For the mother-daughter partnership of Julie and Justine Senior, the adage “when one door closes another opens” could easily adorn...

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