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Concern for the South Shore's midwifery services drew around 100 people to protest outside of MLA Mark Furey's office this morning.Families including children, babies, and pregnant women,...

Post date: January 22, 2018

Many lobster fishermen are taking a dip in the freezing ocean for a good cause. The Live Well Challenge has gone viral, featuring fishermen jumping into their live wells or directly into their...

Post date: January 22, 2018

The mayor of Shelburne says salaries paid to executives and staff at the Nova Scotia Health Authority total more than $73 million. She says that's totally unacceptable given the state of health...

Post date: January 22, 2018

The Nova Scotia government has more than doubled its funding to the School Healthy Eating Program. The announcement was made this morning in Halifax. The total commitment from the Department of...

Post date: January 22, 2018

The Immigration Lead for the Western Regional Enterprise Network says a business-led program to hire immigrant workers is a golden opportunity. Benefits of the Atlantic Immigration Pilot include...

Post date: January 22, 2018

Residents of the Municipality of Barrington are being asked for their input on the 2018-2019 budget. An informal workshop meeting is taking place Tuesday night at 7 at the council chambers on...

Post date: January 22, 2018

Explore The Shore is hoping to get more tourists to do just that.The business is made up of a students grade 10 to 12 trying to promote small, local businesses and destinations.President Adam...

Post date: January 22, 2018

The Town of Shelburne of Shelburne issued an open letter calling on all Nova Scotians to have a discussion about health care. Specifically, the town along with the Nova Scotia Health Coalition,...

Post date: January 22, 2018

The organizer of a demonstration in support of Nova Scotia's midwifery program says it was that program that drew her to the province.Danielle Griffin moved to the South Shore from New Brunswick...

Post date: January 21, 2018

A home in Martin's River was severely damaged after an early morning fire today.The Martin's River Fire Department was called to the scene at around 4:45 am.Stuart Hirtle, fire chief for the...

Post date: January 20, 2018

Aqualitas Inc. can now start growing test crops of medical cannabis at their site at Port Mersey in Liverpool.Health Canada granted the company a licence to cultivate yesterday.Myrna Gillis, CEO of...

Post date: January 20, 2018

After nine days of deliberations, a jury returned a unanimous verdict of not guilty acquitting three former Montreal, Maine and Atlantic Railway for role in the fatal explosion in Lac-Mégantic five...

Post date: January 20, 2018

An online auction has raised over $42,000 for the families of the four young victims of a fire in Pubnico Head. Mary Lloy of Yarmouth started the auction on Facebook as a way to help the families...

Post date: January 19, 2018

A lack of midwifery services on the South shore has many families in the area looking to take government to task.The two midwife positions that cover the area have been temporarily suspended due to...

Post date: January 19, 2018

A study by South Shore Regional School Board could mean fewer snow days.The board is looking into the option of delaying opening schools by a couple of hours when the weather is bad.Halifax Regional...

Post date: January 19, 2018

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