Monday 16 December 2019

Breakfast with Santa in Cookville

The jolly old elf made an appearance recently in Cookville at a public breakfast event.

Saint Nick was his usual happy...

Thursday 12 December 2019

Former Bridgewater Mayor Tom Bird dead at 76

Bridgewater is mourning the recent passing of a former chief magistrate.

Tom Bird, who served as mayor of the Main Street...

Wednesday 11 December 2019

South Shore out of the running for whale sanctuary

The Whale Sanctuary Project (WSP) ruled out South Shore sites in its effort to establish a 40-hectare space off Nova...

Wednesday 11 December 2019

A seasonal feast of song and story

The University of King’s College Chapel Choir returns to Lunenburg on December 14 for its 12th annual A King’s Christmas...

Monday 9 December 2019

Coast Guard finishes series of steps, works to find ‘permanent solution’ for Cormorant

Thousands of litres of oil and water were pumped out of the Cormorant at the former government wharf in Bridgewater...

Friday 6 December 2019

Gun shot call prompts heavy police presence in Bridgewater neighbourhood

Use a horn - not fireworks - if you’re trying to frighten off birds running “afowl” on your property in...

Thursday 5 December 2019

Three sent to hospital after Highway 103 accident in Lunenburg County

Three men were injured in a collision between a tractor trailer and a pickup truck on Highway 103 on December...

Wednesday 4 December 2019

Loaded with live lobster, tractor-trailer rolls over on Highway 103

Queens County RCMP is investigating after a tractor-trailer loaded with live lobsters rolled over on Highway 103 in Queens County.


Tuesday 3 December 2019

Valedictory honours for university graduate from Bridgewater

A Mount Saint Vincent University public relations (PR) graduate from Bridgewater earned individual accolades along with the honour of delivering...

Tuesday 3 December 2019

Seemingly never-ending bridge repair continues on Highway 103

For commuters on Highway 103, the seemingly never-ending work on a bridge located some two kilometres west of Exit 7...

Monday 2 December 2019

Driver sustains minor injuries in single vehicle accident

Snowy weather and icy road conditions are believed to be blamed for a Toyota Prius smashing into a tree near...

Friday 29 November 2019

Bridgewater Police on the look out after cemetery theft

Bridgewater Police are looking for a thief who stole a memento from a grave in the Brookside Cemetery, and who...

Thursday 28 November 2019

Young Lower Branch dancer leaping onto North American stage

Thirteen-year-old Abbie Smeltzer of Lower Branch, Lunenburg County, is advancing in leaps and bounds on the North American stage as...

Wednesday 27 November 2019

YMCA honours Linda Jensen with peace medal

Linda Jensen’s selfless efforts dealing with the betterment of young people didn’t go unnoticed as the respected volunteer and working...

Tuesday 26 November 2019

Greenfield’s largest employer donates $30,000 worth of bunker gear to local fire service

Volunteer firefighters in Greenfield have more than a dozen new sets of protective pants and jackets thanks to the community’s...

Tuesday 26 November 2019

Coast Guard deems Cormorant “pollution threat”

The Federal Court in Ottawa issued a consent judgment on November 8 declaring the Port of Bridgewater is the agreed...

Monday 25 November 2019

Crash in Bridgewater injures two people

A Dodge Caliber and Chevrolet Malibu crashed at the Bridgewater intersection where Baker Street, Victoria Road and St. Phillips Street...

Friday 22 November 2019

Petite Riviere Vineyard’s Sober moment

Petite Riviere Vineyards is enjoying a business high, doubling in volume the amount of wine produced this year, and expanding...

Friday 22 November 2019

Man bites police officer during Bridgewater arrest

A man resisting arrest bit a police officer from the Bridgewater Police Service (BPS) during a take-down on November 20.


Friday 22 November 2019

Café aids hospital charity, honours departed daughter with Coffees for Marigold

The Blockhouse couple running a small Bridgewater restaurant is turning personal tragedy into a benefit for a local hospital charity.


Thursday 21 November 2019

Prime porker Lydia loved at local nursing home

Lydia the pot-bellied pig is the newest four-legged tail-wagging visitor ambling the halls of a Bridgewater nursing home, bringing smiles...

Thursday 21 November 2019

A Chester man leaves a legacy from beyond


Did a recent winner of the Bay Treasure Chest lottery receive a little help from the great beyond?

Frances Payne has...

Wednesday 20 November 2019

South Shore-St. Margaret’s MP returns to Trudeau’s inner circle

South Shore-St. Margaret’s MP Bernadette Jordan returns to the Liberal government’s inner circle with a promotion to the Canadian Coast...

Wednesday 20 November 2019

Lunenburg video game developer names new chief executive

HB Studios welcomes a new chief executive at a time when the Lunenburg-headquartered video game development firm is in hiring...

Monday 18 November 2019

Lyme disease conference in Bridgewater draws hundreds

More than 200 health professionals and 500 members of the public turned out to the Lyme Disease Conference at the...

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