Thursday 26 July 2018

N.S. Premier heading to U.S. to discuss free trade

Nova Scotia Premier Stephen McNeil is on his way to Washington, D.C. on July 30, to discuss the importance of...

Wednesday 25 July 2018

Lunenburg waterfront receives major funds; no specific project identified

The Nova Scotia government announced millions of dollars in funding for tourism sites - including for the Lunenburg waterfront -...

Wednesday 25 July 2018

Lunenburg County cranberry producer receives additional funding

Terra Beata Farms has received another injection of funds from the federal government.

The Liberals announced July 25 that the Lunenburg...

Tuesday 24 July 2018

West Northfield farm named Woodland Owner of the Year

The provincial winner of the 2018 Woodland Owner of the Year Award is picking up the honour for a second...

Tuesday 24 July 2018

Dory racers and animals benefit as goodwill pours out of Saltbox Brewing

Saltbox Brewing’s cup runneth over with charitable deeds on July 20 as the Mahone Bay brew pub celebrated two initiatives...

Monday 23 July 2018

Greek’s Meats loses new owner

Gary MacNeil, who took over the ownership of Bridgewater’s historic V.S. Greek Quality Meats in February, has died.

The business announced...

Monday 23 July 2018

First responders try to save shark

A shark found on a Riverport mud flat didn’t survive despite rescuers’ best efforts to try and free the fish.


Friday 20 July 2018

White Point man arrested for child pornography

The RCMP’s Provincial Internet Child Exploitation (ICE) Unit has arrested a White Point man for child pornography offences, according to...

Friday 20 July 2018

Man hospitalized after Bridgewater fight

A suspect is in custody following a fight on Pleasant Street in Bridgewater Thursday night.

Bridgewater police say they received a...

Thursday 19 July 2018

Municipalities collaborating to map internet speeds

It’s a chance for residents of the Municipality of the District of Lunenburg (MODL), the Municipality of the District of...

Thursday 19 July 2018

Canada’s largest tick reduction project underway in MODL

The largest tick reduction research project of its kind is underway in the Municipality of the District of Lunenburg (MODL).


Wednesday 18 July 2018

Federal Health Minister swings through Queens, fields questions over healthcare

Federal health minister Ginette Petitpas Taylor met with seniors and toured the Queens Family Resource Centre during a July 18...

Tuesday 17 July 2018

‘A diamond in the rough’

A group of about 40 government officials, pilots and flying enthusiasts descended on the regional airport outside of Liverpool July...

Tuesday 17 July 2018

Black market marijuana: Will it be a thing of the past with legalization?

As a newly elected leader of the federal Liberal Party of Canada in 2013, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced that...

Monday 16 July 2018

Fire displaces tenants of Bridgewater home

Investigators are working to find out what caused a fire that wrecked a Bridgewater home that resulted in its tenants...

Sunday 15 July 2018

Up in flames



A tractor trailer went up in flames late July 14 in Wileville and a pair of volunteer...

Friday 13 July 2018

New study: Port Mouton fish farming harming lobster fishery

Fish farming in Port Mouton Bay has significantly weakened the local lobster industry, according to a newly published 11-year study.


Friday 13 July 2018

New Ross car accident results in fatality

A woman has died and three other people have been hospitalized following a car crash in New Ross on July...

Friday 13 July 2018

Four month investigation leads to “significant” cocaine seizure in Lunenburg County

A targeted vehicle stop in Oakhill near midnight on July 10 has led to the arrest of two men for...

Thursday 12 July 2018

Catch of the day

As a “born and bred Lunenburger” who comes from a long line of fishermen, it was probably inevitable that Kelly...

Tuesday 10 July 2018

Get ready to drop in and bust a move

Boarders and all-wheels enthusiasts have been hurling themselves down the banks of the new Bridgewater Skate Park on York Street...

Tuesday 10 July 2018

Fire burning at Chester area landfill

Six fire departments from the South Shore have been pressed into service to monitor a smouldering landfill fire in the...

Monday 9 July 2018

Long-awaited N.S. forestry review still not forthcoming

The long-awaited forestry review is going to be a bit longer yet.

Bill Lahey, the president of University of King’s College...

Monday 9 July 2018

All charged up

Drivers of electric vehicles in Nova Scotia now have a network of 14 fast-charging stations scattered throughout the province.

Nova Scotia...

Friday 6 July 2018

Bridgewater nurse Italy-bound for international dragon boat race

Joy Vienot knows the benefits of regular exercise. They add up to a trip to Italy with 3,000 girlfriends for...

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