Personal memories of Swissair
Group rallying for community centre at former Barton school hosts first ...
Digby County convenience store has a Maud Lewis twist
Long Island whale-watching video goes viral
Mosquitoes persisting through drought in South West Nova Scotia
RCMP arrest and charge four people in relation to suspected arsons in Digby ...
RESERVATIONS: Renters struggle for accommodation in Airbnb-rich communities
The Digby Courier
Municipality of Yarmouth discusses road concerns
'My dad died with love, what more could you ask for' Hospice group hopes to see a hospice home open in Digby County
UPDATE: Windsor RCMP called to Avon View High School for alleged firearm incident
SPCA Yarmouth animal shelter grand re-opening Sept. 22
See what the Federation of Canadian Municipalities was doing in rural Nova Scotia
RCMP divers searching Digby County lake for missing person
Three people charged in connection with Yarmouth County robbery
YARMOUTH, N.S. – Three people have been arrested and charged in connection with a robbery that involved a 77-year-old victim in Yarmouth County last week. According to the RCMP, on Sept. 13 the senior from Plymouth, Yarmouth County, was ...
SERIES: The Holocaust - Mother’s Jewish faith comes to light after her death
BELLEORAM, N.L. – It wasn’t until after her death that Sophia May’s children learned their mother had kept a secret from them all their lives – she was Jewish. After years of research into her history and Jewish culture, ...
Head-on motorcycle collision claims second life in Sweets Corner
A second man has died following a multi-motorcycle collision on Wentworth Road on Sept. 3. ...
New sports centre: The Marcel R. Comeau Sports Centre is officially opened at Université Sainte-Anne
CHURCH POINT, N.S - The newly renovated sports centre at the Université Saint-Anne is now called the Marcel R. Comeau Centre Sportif and is officially open to the public. The Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency (ACOA) previously announced ...
Fracking fissures remain after Pugwash debate
PUGWASH, N.S. – Depending on who you talk to, fracking could inject new life into Cumberland County - or it will kill it. About 200 people gathered at the Pugwash Curling Club Sept. 13 to listen to two economists, Gerard Lucyshyn and Michael ...
Yarmouth RCMP searching for two suspects after 77-year-old man robbed in Plymouth
YARMOUTH, NS – The Yarmouth RCMP are searching for two suspects after a 77-year-old Yarmouth man was grabbed from behind by two men on his property in Plymouth, Yarmouth County, on Thursday and forced him to hand over money before the two ...
Nova Scotia NDP introduces another bill on environmental racism
HALIFAX, NS – The stench. The smoke. The hazardous materials. And the question of what all of this doing to their health. It’s a list that Shelburne resident Louise Delisle rattles off when she talks about the decades that people ...
SERIES: The Holocaust - Mother, son saved by friends and fighters
By April 1943, Michael Falk and his parents had been enclosed in the Warsaw Ghetto for close to three years. Michael was 12, had been denied formal schooling, was starving, but tried to live as though the (Second World) war would end at any time ...
VIDEO: Nova Scotia cat survives apparent fall after aerial battle
LAWRENCETOWN, H.R.M, N.S. - Death may have been coming from above, but Skippy the barn cat had other plans. Skippy disappeared Aug. 26. Ten days later, he showed up back at the hobby farm of owners Blair and Kim Davis in Lawrencetown, Halifax ...
SERIES: The Holocaust - Tribute to Philip Riteman by longtime friend Bob Watson
Note: Bob Watson was a friend of Holocaust survivor Philip Riteman. They met in 2010 when Watson, as part of the diversity committee at the Nova Scotia Community College’s Kingstec Campus in Kentville, invited Riteman to speak. From that ...