Wednesday 4 September 2019

New Highway 103 interchange coming in Bridgewater

A brand new Highway 103 interchange between the Cookville and Wileville exits is coming to Bridgewater which allows for future...

Wednesday 4 September 2019

New Blockhouse mural draws attention to climate crisis

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A mural on a garage door that was recently put up at the four-way stop in Blockhouse is creating a...

Wednesday 4 September 2019

Dry conditions spur MOC to begin water distribution

A drought in the Municipality of Chester (MOC) has spurred MOC’s council to approve a district-wide water distribution program. Council...

Friday 30 August 2019

Mahone Bay to launch CodeRED system September 3

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The Town of Mahone Bay will launch their new CodeRED high speed notification system September 3. The town will...

Thursday 29 August 2019

Taxpayers contribute cash to Lunenburg landmark, tenant

Taxpayers are contributing an additional $660,000 toward upgrades at the iconic Lunenburg Academy and support for one of its major...

Wednesday 28 August 2019

Gusty Tropical Storm Erin will make for a wet Thursday

Batten down the hatches. The first tropical storm of the season is set to lash the South Shore with heavy...

Wednesday 28 August 2019

East River man charged with impaired driving, firearm offences

An East River man is facing a number of charges after learning that an individual in Lunenburg County might be...

Tuesday 27 August 2019

Two ‘tails’ of the Picton Castle

No barking allowed on this barque. That’s because, for the last year and a half, the Lunenburg-based tall ship Picton...

Monday 26 August 2019

Trio of legendary bands rock the stage in Liverpool

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Three legendary groups rocked Liverpool August 25 in a four-hour concert for the ages.

Cape Breton’s Matt Minglewood and Ontario rockers...

Thursday 22 August 2019

Local municipalities get spike in gas tax funds

Municipalities in Lunenburg and Queens counties are among jurisdictions in the province getting a double dose of federal gas tax...

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Wednesday 21 August 2019

Province announces expansion of before-and-after school program

Before-and-after-school care programming is expanding to aid more youngsters in pre-primary to grade six, and a bus service will be...

Wednesday 21 August 2019

Bridgewater Police respond to firearms complaint, arrest one

An adult male is facing several charges after Bridgewater Police Service responded to a firearms complain on Scotia Street in...

Tuesday 20 August 2019

Floatplane crashes in New Germany

A man and woman were hurt August 20 after the floatplane they were in crashed in New Germany.

The aircraft was...

Monday 19 August 2019

In Indian Point, one of the earliest built Union Churches is crumbling away

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Fundraising efforts have begun to repair the northeast wall of the Union Church of Indian Point.

The 115-year-old church, a registered...

Monday 19 August 2019

Chester doctor moves on, leaving vacancy

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Dr. Farahnaz Farzadfar, a member of the Our Health Clinic in Chester, said her goodbyes last week after more than...

Friday 16 August 2019

Liverpool air quality deemed safe despite noxious odour

Recent air quality tests done in Liverpool, Milton and Brooklyn reveal that that there is no cause for health concerns...

Friday 16 August 2019

Cooke Aquaculture shifts shore clean-up over “activist” concerns

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Cooke Aquaculture said that it moved a shoreline clean-up and barbecue to Brooklyn from Coffin Island over concerns that they...

Thursday 15 August 2019

Strong competition marks the start of Chester Race Week

While a weather front sitting off Tancook Island yesterday threatened the fleet today, the skies cleared, the sailors were enthusiastic...

Thursday 15 August 2019

Liverpool to host national women’s hockey training camp

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Queen’s Place Emera Centre and the community of Liverpool will host the annual BFL National Women’s Hockey Team Fall Festival,...

Wednesday 14 August 2019

Bridgewater residents among trio accused of breaking into local community halls, churches, businesses

Churches in Petite Riviere and North River, along with community halls in Lapland and Maplewood, were among places allegedly victimized...

Tuesday 13 August 2019

Wrestling entertainment in Lunenburg

Multiple matches took to the ring in Lunenburg on August 11.

Wrestle Nova Scotia provided attendees at the local community centre...

Tuesday 13 August 2019

MODL names new CAO

Tom MacEwan has been appointed the new Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) of the Municipality of the District of Lunenburg (MODL).

MODL...

Tuesday 13 August 2019

Frail to Fit keeps seniors active, outgoing

Whether it be the walking sessions or exercises involving her legs, arms, knees and ankles, Betty Joudrey gets a lot...

Monday 12 August 2019

Western Shore volunteer fire department’s garden party parade an annual hit

It was a great day for a parade in Western Shore on August 10.

The event, part of the volunteer fire...

Monday 12 August 2019

South Shore in Motion marks another successful year

South Shore in Motion marked another year of automotive astonishment in Bridgewater.

The August 9 to 11 festival featured a new...

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