Wednesday 9 August 2017

‘I’m pretty even-keeled,’ says Canada Games golfer

Don’t expect Matthew Chandler to be in awe of the big stage when he hits the links at this week’s...

Wednesday 9 August 2017

Queens RCMP charge driver with stunting

Queens District RCMP has charged a 23-year-old man with stunting after he was clocked driving 155 km/h in a 90...

Wednesday 9 August 2017

McNeil sets the agenda: An exclusive interview with the Nova Scotia Premier

In an exclusive interview with Lighthouse Now, Premier Stephen McNeil elaborated on some of the challenges facing his administration as...

Wednesday 9 August 2017

Crown: Sexual integrity of girls in Dropbox Six case treated as ‘bartering chips or baseball cards’

Peter Dostal of the province’s special prosecutions unit unleashed a scathing rebuke of the Dropbox Six - young men from...

Tuesday 8 August 2017

Resident urges closer financial scrutiny following firm’s $20,000-plus ‘reporting error’

It was a financial error that could have caused a South Shore woman a lot of money. Now she’s telling...

Tuesday 8 August 2017

Calls in Queens for full-time senior safety coordinator

Proponents of senior safety believe the Region of Queens Municipality should do more to make its local coordinator full-time in...

Tuesday 8 August 2017

Bridgewater marijuana dispensary ordered to close doors

Marijuana dispensaries may be in a “grey” zone, but the by-laws in Bridgewater are pretty black and white.

GreenWay Wellness Centre...

Monday 7 August 2017

Track and field for kids

Park View Education Centre will host an introductory tetrathon track and field meet for kids aged five to 13 on...

Monday 7 August 2017

Queens County man faces four allegations linked to pharmacy alarm

A Queens County man police say tried to rob a Bridgewater pharmacy is free on bail and his case is...

Monday 7 August 2017

Chester gears up for Race Week

The Chester Yacht Club will once again play host to Chester Race Week from August 16 to 19.

More than 1,200...

Monday 7 August 2017

Chester councillor resigns

Andre Veinotte has stepped down from the Municipality of Chester.

Veinotte, the councillor for District 1, which includes Blandford and the...

Sunday 6 August 2017

Farmington man missing

Authorities want the public’s help in finding a Lunenburg County man last seen at his home Friday.

Police say Joshua Maxwell...

Friday 4 August 2017

Cell service down across Atlantic Canada

Customers are without cell service across Atlantic Canada, but South Shore police services remain unaffected.

The phone lines and mobile radios...

Thursday 3 August 2017

Three off-duty police officers arrest impaired driver at local resort

Two off-duty police officers and an off-duty auxiliary police constable made an arrest at a local resort after a Liverpool...

Thursday 3 August 2017

Lunenburg borrows $86,000 to deal with contaminated soil at boat launch site

What was supposed to be a simple boat launch is sucking up civic dollars in Lunenburg because of contamination.

The South...

Thursday 3 August 2017

Fire fighters fall short on fentanyl protection

While rural volunteer fire fighters in the area could find themselves on the front line in the war on opioid...

Thursday 3 August 2017

Faders Cove gets a new lease on life

A small inlet in First South will officially bear the Fader name after a lengthy hiatus.

Local resident Peter Matthews was...

Thursday 3 August 2017

A wave of good fortune: Bob Swim chalks up 50 years as a lobster fisherman

Still spry at nearly 70 years of age and going into his 50th year in the lobster industry, Bob Swim...

Wednesday 2 August 2017

The world is coming to Queens in 2019

The planet’s best young curling teams will gather in Liverpool, N.S., for the 2019 World Junior Curling Championships, the World...

Wednesday 2 August 2017

Breaking: 2019 World Junior Curling Championships headed to Liverpool

The planet’s best young curling teams will gather in Liverpool, N.S., for the 2019 World Junior Curling Championships, it was...

Wednesday 2 August 2017

Accidental wheelbarrow theft in Chelsea goes viral

What began with a simple misunderstanding has now turned into a social media sensation, and has been called “the most...

Tuesday 1 August 2017

The cherry on top

Story and photos by BRITTANY WENTZELL

Dozens of runners and walkers took part in the scenic Cherry Hill Fun Run around...

Tuesday 1 August 2017

Matt Risser wins seat on Lunenburg town council

Lunenburg town council is getting some new blood after 32-year-old Matt Risser won a vacant council seat in a byelection...

Tuesday 1 August 2017

Extensive makeover set for 30-year-old Harbour House


Harbour House, the women’s shelter in Bridgewater, is undergoing a major makeover as it enters its 30th year of...

Tuesday 1 August 2017

Community shares its grievances over Carter’s Beach conundrum

Frustrations are mounting over what to do with Carter’s Beach, but the province still hopes it can work with the...

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