Friday 13 September 2019

Dorian slams Gaff Point

The Nature Conservancy of Canada’s Atlantic region has closed its coastal hiking trail at Gaff Point in Lunenburg County until...

Thursday 12 September 2019

Traffic disruptions expected with infrastructure project in Bridgewater

Motorists beware: Traffic bottlenecks on the Main Street of the South Shore are on the horizon as work starts on...

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Thursday 12 September 2019

Boat on a trailer burns in Pleasantville

A cruiser vessel on a trailer parked near the LaHave River broke out in flames September 12 in Pleasantville.

The owner...

Wednesday 11 September 2019

Nova Scotia Supreme Court trial of Bridgewater’s former police chief coming to a close

Closing statements are expected September 11 in the sex charges case in Nova Scotia Supreme Court involving Bridgewater’s former top...

Wednesday 11 September 2019

Generator disappears while fire station operates as comfort centre

The 10,000-watt Wallenstein-brand generator a rural Lunenburg County volunteer fire department used to power their station as a comfort centre...

Wednesday 11 September 2019

Dorian-blamed seawater flood temporarily shutters sewage plant operations

Over the course of several days, unspecified amounts of raw, untreated sewage gushed into Lunenburg’s harbour after the wastewater treatment...

Monday 9 September 2019

Iconic Petite Riviere General Store burns in early morning blaze

The iconic Petite Riviere General Store caught on fire in the early morning of September 9. Two people and a...

Monday 9 September 2019

Bridgewater goes over budget to combat town hall water leaks

Bridgewater is going over budget on a steel siding project to ensure a portion of town hall doesn’t deal with...

Saturday 7 September 2019

Halifax woman dead after accident on the 103 near Martins River

An 86-year-old Halifax woman died yesterday following a head-on collision between two cars on Highway 103. RCMP in Lunenburg County...

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Friday 6 September 2019

Brace yourselves: Hurricane Dorian arrives in N.S. September 7

The centre of Hurricane Dorian could be close to Halifax around 9 p.m. on the evening of September 7, according...

Thursday 5 September 2019

Town of Lunenburg postpones Fishers’ Memorial Service as South Shore prepares for Hurricane Dorian

Given the serious weather forecast for this weekend due to Hurricane Dorian, the Town of Lunenburg has made the difficult...

Thursday 5 September 2019

Carriage barn re-build on horizon as community rallies around fire-affected business

A pair of wagons, along with shoeing tools and thousands of dollars worth of other gear instrumental to a Garden...

Wednesday 4 September 2019

Police fan out in Lunenburg County after alleged gas-and-go involving suspected stolen vehicle

Authorities are still trying to locate a suspected stolen dark-coloured sport utility vehicle (SUV) and its occupants accused of being...

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...

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...

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