New Bay of Fundy ferry promises smoother crossings

New Bay of Fundy ferry promises smoother crossings

Updated on October 30, 2014 - DIGBY - The Bay of Fundy Marine Transportation Association is pleased Ottawa has confirmed acquisition of the modern ferry Ithaki from Greece’s Blue Star Ferries as the replacement for the Princess of Acadia.

Racing the rain

Racing the rain

Updated on October 29, 2014 - Workers pause during re-shingling of the roof of this Birch Street building today, hoping to finish before the rains return this evening. The building houses the...

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Annapolis: Pipeline opponents concerned about Bay of Fundy

Updated on October 29, 2014 - CORNWALLIS PARK - Almost 150 local residents gathered Oct. 27  to learn about the proposed Energy East pipeline to ship bitumen from the Alberta oil sands to Saint John for export were told that communities along the line would bear the risks....

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Kennetcook fracking wastewater might go to Amherst

Updated on October 30, 2014 - TC MEDIA - Amherst has entered into negotiations with Atlantic Industrial Services to accepted treated wastewater from its treatment facility in Debert for disposal in the town’s new $13-million wastewater facility on the marsh..

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Sports

Carmen 45th at cross-country championship

Updated on October 30, 2014 - Digby Regional High School student Thian Carmen improved on his personal best time to finish 45th at the provincial cross-country championships held Monday in Halifax..

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Bus tour business increasing for Nova Star service in 2015

Updated on October 24, 2014 - Nova Star Cruises says it is making inroads on tour bus bookings for next season. As of Oct. 23, the company had 43 motorcoach trips on the books for its 2015 season. This is increase from 19 tours in its inaugural season..

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Digby County community events

Updated on October 30, 2014 - The Events column is for non-profit listings of events in Digby County. Items may run twice for free before the event’s date. Email items to info@digbycourier.ca, fax to 245-6136, post online at www.digbycourier.ca or mail to the Digby Courier at 124....

Community events

Updated on October 20, 2014 - The Events column is for non-profit listings of events in Digby County. Items may run twice for free before the event’s date. Email...

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EASTERN PASSAGES: Lumped legislation

Updated on October 30, 2014 - Well, Parliament's back in session, and it's time for another massive budget bill, this one more than 400 pages long and dealing...

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