RECYCLED LOVE: Jane Smith – more than just a dog trainer
Generous donation leads to new van for Queens Manor
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Personal memories of Swissair
Yellow Ribbon campaign revived in Bridgewater
Yarmouth County athlete and fitness instructor Cindy Robicheau making great ...
Active library, bookshops highlight Lunenburg’s history, vibrant literary ...
Lunenburg Harbour needs new solution
OICKLE: Have a bit of patience
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SERIES: North Sydney couple lost families in Holocaust, found each other
Three people charged in connection with Yarmouth County robbery
SERIES: The Holocaust - Mother’s Jewish faith comes to light after her death
Yarmouth RCMP searching for two suspects after 77-year-old man robbed in Plymouth
Nova Scotia NDP introduces another bill on environmental racism
SERIES: The Holocaust - 'A time of emptiness, pain and desperation', exerpted from Helena Jockel's 'We Sang in Hushed Voices'
Helena Jockel (née Kahan) was born in Czechoslovakia in 1919. She became an elementary school teacher and taught in Hungary. When the Nazi invaded that country in March 1944, she focused on saving “her” children. She accompanied ...
SERIES: The Holocaust - Seeing and surviving the unthinkable
Editor’s note: The headline was surprising — “Holocaust is fading from memory, survey finds.” That was in the New York Times. There were similar headlines in USA Today, NBC News, and other major U.S. media outlets. The ...
Great White Shark pinged swimming closer to shores of Cape Breton
SYDNEY, N.S. — He might be the most talked about great white shark in these parts since Jaws, and he’s turned his fin closer to Cape Breton shores once again. The electronic tracking device for Hilton the Shark, a social media ...
Upper Woods Harbour fire under control Lands and Forestry says on Sept. 12
UPPER WOODS HARBOUR, NS – Firefighters have gotten the upper hand on a forest fire burning in the backwoods of Upper Woods Harbour, Shelburne County, thanks to some overnight rain, a shift in wind direction and a little luck. Fire crews from ...
VIDEO: Move over, slow down…or get ticketed
NAPPAN, N.S. - For Cpl. Dave Baldwin enforcing Nova Scotia’s move over legislation is personal. A year ago Wednesday, the veteran RCMP officer lost a close friend when Const. Frank Deschenes was killed at the roadside near Memramcook, N.B. ...
Loss ‘beyond words’: Amherst RCMP officer who died on New Brunswick highway one year ago remembered as dedicated police officer, devoted friend
EDITOR’S NOTE: RCMP Const. Frank Deschênes was killed at approximately 6 p.m. on Sept. 12, 2017, on the side of the Trans-Canada Highway in Memramcook. Deschênes, a member of Northwest Traffic Services-Amherst, had stopped to help ...
Fire crews respond to Sept. 11 forest fire in Woods Harbour area
WOODS HARBOUR, N.S. – Fire crews from the Department of Lands and Forestry and several local fire departments including Woods Harbour/Shag Harbour and Island Barrington Passage have responded to a fire in the woods behind the power line in the ...
Queens-Shelburne MLA worries about Roseway Hospital's future
SHELBURNE, N.S. – Queens-Shelburne MLA Kim Masland fears that Roseway Hospital may be next on the Liberal chopping block, after failing to get a commitment from Health and Wellness Minister Randy Delorey that it will stay open. “This ...
Lunenburg Doc Fest ‘all about the films’
The reels will be rolling practically non-stop for the fifth annual Lunenburg Doc Fest, taking place Sept. 20 to 23 at the Lunenburg Opera House, wher ...
Film festival around the corner
Fans of the silver screen will be in heaven this year with the jam-packed lineup of 125 films and a plethora of special events at this year’s FIN Atla ...