Monday 13 November 2017

From hayfield to park

Once they put their minds to it, Blockhouse residents get it done.

On Nov. 5, the Blockhouse and Area Ratepayer Kinship...

Monday 13 November 2017

A rough road ahead when it comes to fixing pavement in Queens County

The state of some local roads in Queens County are so bad that it’s enough to almost drive a man...

Friday 10 November 2017

Picture this: Mahone Bay couple getting photography, ballooning businesses off the ground

The shores of Mahone Bay and the undulating fields of the Annapolis Valley are a long way from the savannah...

Friday 10 November 2017

New pilot project provides free legal advice to victims of sexual assault

Victims of sexual assault will now have some more help in the Nova Scotia judicial system with the introduction of...

Thursday 9 November 2017

The Court Report: November 8 edition

Probation for woman who obstructed, assaulted police. A Lunenburg County woman was sentenced October 25 to a six month probation...

Thursday 9 November 2017

Stella Bowles honoured at Canadian Museum of Nature

LaHave teenager and citizen scientist Stella Bowles continues to rack up the awards.

On November 8, Bowles was in Ottawa as...

Thursday 9 November 2017

Remembering the fallen on the South Shore

Bridgewater Branch No. 24 - Starts at 11:00 a.m. at the cenotaph on York Street. The public is invited to...

Thursday 9 November 2017

New troupe for kids allows them to experience the theatre

BY BRONTE JAMES

The arts are good for kids.

That’s what theatre director Kalliope Koliotassis believes, and that’s why she says youth...

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Thursday 9 November 2017

Networking day for female firefighters a chance to practice skills

Story and photos

By KEITH CORCORAN

Water rescue training and woodland fire exercises capped a busy fourth installment of a networking day...

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Wednesday 8 November 2017

Pest known to destroy hemlocks makes first appearance in Nova Scotia

A destructive, invasive pest known to kill eastern hemlock trees has been found in Nova Scotia for the first time...

Wednesday 8 November 2017

On the road: The story of how four women cycled from Blockhouse to Charlottetown during the war

While Charles Dickens had been writing about the French Revolution in 1859 when he penned his famed quote, "It was...

Wednesday 8 November 2017

Dahl Dispatch: November 8 edition

Lunenburg County firefighters answered 32 calls for service and Queens County firefighters answered 10 calls for service from Monday October...

Tuesday 7 November 2017

Tricks and treats at BayBoo: Bayview’s annual Halloween event brings out hundreds

Photos by BRITTANY WENTZELL

Hundreds of children with parents in tow came out for one of Bayview Community School’s biggest events.

The...

Tuesday 7 November 2017

The honeymoon from hell: Honeymoon at Graveside Manor is a spoof on Halloween

Newlyweds Tyler and Marian will experience some bumps along the road of their honeymoon in the production, Honeymoon at Graveside...

Tuesday 7 November 2017

Ottawa floats act to tackle abandoned boats

The federal government has launched tough new measures to deal with the estimated 600 abandoned boats in Canadian waterways.

Aimed at...

Tuesday 7 November 2017

Fire destroyed Western Head building

Fire destroyed a vacant building Tuesday in Western Head.

Volunteer firefighters were called to the scene of a possible woods fire...

Tuesday 7 November 2017

Conditional sentence for woman who used vehicle as a weapon

A Bridgewater woman who used the vehicle she was driving as a weapon to strike her common-law partner last summer...

Monday 6 November 2017

Threatening note found at Forest Heights likely a hoax

A threatening note found at Forest Heights Community School over the weekend led to a police presence at the school...

Monday 6 November 2017

South Shore Stamp Club unveils new postmark

A new pictorial postmark was unveiled at the South Shore Stamp Club’s annual fair on October 28.

The postmark - known...

Monday 6 November 2017

MODL invites public to comment on future communities

Residents of the Municipality of the District of Lunenburg (MODL) have the opportunity to help shape the future of subdivisions...

Monday 6 November 2017

Historic Liverpool home up for tax sale after falling into disrepair

It’s a historic home that housed Liverpool doctors for over 100 years and survived several devastating town-wide fires, but now...

Saturday 4 November 2017

RCMP and citizens rescue woman after her car plunges into the ocean

An RCMP officer and three citizens resuced a 33-year-old woman from the ocean near Gold River after the vehicle plunged...

Saturday 4 November 2017

Home invasion, gun discharged lead to busy night on South Shore

Lunenburg District RCMP have arrested a man after a home invasion in Dayspring on November 4. RCMP responded to a...

Friday 3 November 2017

Two Bridgewater paramedics honoured

Two paramedics from Bridgewater have been awarded the Emergency Medical Services Exemplary Services Medal for their service to Nova Scotians.

Jonathan...

Friday 3 November 2017

The Court Report: November 1 edition

Admits to drug charges. A Queens County man recently admitted to drug charges against him stemming from a Bridgewater traffic...

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