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...

Thursday 5 July 2018

Two South Shore tech companies win funding competition

A couple of South Shore companies will receive funds to help develop their products.

Deep Cryogenics International of Blandford, and Sedna...

Thursday 5 July 2018

Test results show high bacteria levels in Lunenburg Harbour

Bacteria conditions at both the Broad Street Boat Launch and the Zwicker Wharf in Lunenburg exceed Health Canada "secondary contact"...

Thursday 5 July 2018

Martins River man with over 100 pounds of marijuana goes to prison

A Martins River man is behind bars for two years after admitting to possessing dozens of pounds of marijuana on...

Wednesday 4 July 2018

New mural in Broad Cove depicts climate change

The Broad Cove Community Association will unveil a new mural on July 15 that examines the impact of 150 years...

Tuesday 3 July 2018

Thieves target sailboat moored near Shore Club in Hubbards

A laptop computer, iPhones, and car keys are among the items thieves made off with from a sailboat moored near...

Tuesday 3 July 2018

Her Excellency visits one of Nova Scotia’s ‘crown jewels’


On a sunny, warm, late June afternoon in Lunenburg the crew of the Bluenose II worked hard polishing the brass...

Friday 29 June 2018

South Shore’s Cape Bay Beach hailed as one of North America’s 16 most overlooked beaches

A South Shore beach is the only one from Canada to make it onto a list of “North America’s 16...

Friday 29 June 2018

Man, 46, fined for drunken grad party at Chester property

Following a graduation party that got out of control in Chester on June 16, Lunenburg District RCMP issued a 46-year-old...

Friday 29 June 2018

Advocate takes on operations at Eastern Sign Print

Sobeys announced June 29 that the company has reached an agreement with Advocate Printing and Publishing of Pictou, N.S., to...

Thursday 28 June 2018

Open letter applies pressure to BP’s N.S. drilling operation

A coalition of more than 25 organizations have sent an open letter to Catherine McKenna, the federal Minister for Environment...

Wednesday 27 June 2018

Two Lunenburg County athletes to compete in national track and field competition in August

Two South Shore athletes have been named to the 2018 Nova Scotia/Nunavut Legion Track and Field Team.

Evelyn Ferguson of Lunenburg...

Wednesday 27 June 2018

Caught doing donuts on a helipad, Queens County man charged with stunting

A male driver, 21, from White Point, Queens County, was charged with stunting after he was caught doing donuts on...

Tuesday 26 June 2018

Former Mahone Bay resident spending her summer talking about death

A former resident of Mahone Bay is spending her summer researching “deathcare.”

Hanna Longard, a fifth-year biology and philosophy student at...

Tuesday 26 June 2018

Analysis: Province launches coastal consultation

Concerned over climate change and rising sea levels, the provincial government announced on June 26 that it is launching public...

Monday 25 June 2018

‘Toughest job I’ve ever had’

To say it was a tumultuous first year for rookie MLA Kim Masland would be an understatement.

The Queens-Shelburne representative lost...

Monday 25 June 2018

RCMP remind parents kids should wear helmets after scooter-car collision involving 12-year-old

After a child on a scooter was struck by a car on June 22, Lunenburg District RCMP are reminding parents...

Thursday 21 June 2018

Spring frost severely damages Lunenburg Country Christmas tree crop

Lunenburg Christmas tree growers are reporting massive crop damage after the late Spring freeze that blanketed the province overnight on...

Wednesday 20 June 2018

Lunenburg County man victim of Eastern Passage shooting

A Lunenburg County man has been identified as the victim of the drive-by shooting in Eastern Passage on June 18th.


Wednesday 20 June 2018

Have you seen this boat?

Lunenburg District RCMP is asking for public assistance in locating a boat that was stolen from a dock on the...

Monday 18 June 2018

Grad party gets out of control in Chester, two hospitalized

A male and a female, both 18 years old, were taken to hospital for high levels of intoxication after a...

Monday 18 June 2018

Canadian Blood Services looking for donors on the South Shore

Canadian Blood Services reports that it needs more than 23,000 donors urgently by July 2 to ensure patients have continued...

Friday 15 June 2018

Bridgewater taxpayers spend $85,500 and counting to keep fountain flowing

Bridgewater’s removable fountain - a LaHave River fixture that sprays water in the air between the town’s two major bridges...

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