Friday 11 May 2018

RCMP to continue search efforts for missing Liverpool man

The search for a missing Liverpool man will continue over the weekend.

The RCMP will be working with local Ground Search...

Friday 11 May 2018

Province seeks public input on new Traffic Safety Act

The provincial government intends to introduce a new Traffic Safety Act this fall and is looking for public input on...

Thursday 10 May 2018

New migratory bird conservation lands added in Queens County

The Nova Scotia Bird Society Sanctuary Trust has transferred over 16 acres of land near Port Joli, Queens County to...

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Thursday 10 May 2018

Anxiety issues? Mild depression? You might be waiting longer for treatment

BY MIKE GIRARD

Wait times for non-urgent adult mental health services at the South Shore Regional Hospital are trending upwards again.

According...

Wednesday 9 May 2018

Wicker Emporium closing Bridgewater store

Wicker Emporium is closing its doors in Bridgewater after operating in the town for 30 years.

"We're unfortunately in a situation...

Sunday 6 May 2018

Two die after boat overturns in Port Medway

Two boaters are dead after the crabbing vessel they were in overturned May 5 in waters off Port Medway, Queens...

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Friday 4 May 2018

Liverpool theatre festival attracts troupes from around the globe

Queens County is preparing to welcome amateur theatre companies from across the globe for the 14th time since 1992.

The 2018...

Friday 4 May 2018

$6.4 million earmarked for rural internet on South Shore

Nova Scotia’s South Shore-St.Margaret’s will be getting $6.4 million under the federal government’s Connect to Innovate program for rural internet...

Thursday 3 May 2018

Police seek driver and truck after car dealer theft

Lunenburg County District RCMP are asking for the public’s help in identifying a black 2000 to 2004 Toyota Tundra pickup...

Thursday 3 May 2018

East Chester ‘Butterbox Babies’ inspire new horror film

A supernatural film loosely based on the story of the Butterbox Babies is set to open in Bridgewater, May 4th.

Titled...

Thursday 3 May 2018

Dory races seeking help to stay afloat

BY GAYLE WILSON

The Canadian Dory Racing Association says it’s rowing against the tide and needs more cash to help keep...

Wednesday 2 May 2018

Street racing nabs men from Chester and Chester Basin stunting charges

A man from Chester and another from Chester Basin in separate cars were charged with stunting April 29 after Halifax...

Wednesday 2 May 2018

Mahone Bay hopes to branch out for next year’s centennial celebration

An ad-hoc committee of Mahone Bay residents planted a seed with local civic politicians to think about celebrating next year’s...

Tuesday 1 May 2018

Straight pipe replacement program officially launched

Pelting rain did little to dampen the enthusiasm of the group of government officials, staff of the Municipality of the...

Tuesday 1 May 2018

Going with the flow

An avid water sports enthusiast who leads canoe and kayak expeditions both locally and internationally, Queens County’s Glenn Parlee is...

Tuesday 1 May 2018

Bridgewater NSLC outlet to sell cannabis

It looks as if the Nova Scotia government realized they can’t leave the South Shore high and dry when it...

Monday 30 April 2018

Beer versus wine

Lunenburg’s Grand Banker Bar & Grill is gearing up to host its fourth Winemaker vs. Brewmaster event on May 4,...

Friday 27 April 2018

Mahone Bay man raises funds, awareness for schizophrenia

Mahone Bay resident Christian Herridge has been pounding the pavement in advance of the Schizophrenia Society of Nova Scotia’s 10th...

Thursday 26 April 2018

Pharmacare talks take centre stage

Skepticism that the federal government would introduce a national pharmacare program was palpable as the South Shore Chapter of the...

Wednesday 25 April 2018

Taxes up slightly in new RQM budget

The Region of Queens Municipality (RQM) has approved modest residential and commercial tax increases to help fund new spending initiatives.

The...

Monday 23 April 2018

Walden raises more than $2,500 for deputy fire chief

The community of Walden rallied behind its deputy fire chief on April 21, streaming into the local fire hall for...

Friday 20 April 2018

Lunenburg County man, 73, dead after boating accident

A Lunenburg County man is dead after a boating accident on April 19 near Dean Lake Road in Queens County.

He...

Friday 20 April 2018

Esso Cup hockey action kicks off Sunday night in Bridgewater

Canada’s National Female Midget Championship, the 2018 Esso Cup, gets underway Sunday night in Bridgewater.

Six of Canada’s top female Midget...

Thursday 19 April 2018

Educators downplay spammed pages on school websites

Educators are taking reports of inappropriate and sometimes pornographic links and comments on school websites in stride, despite heightened public...

Thursday 19 April 2018

A healthy business

It’s no secret that if you’re looking to cook up a successful business you may want to think twice about...

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