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Hines a Team Myles ambassador for Scotiabank Blue Nose Marathon

FLETCHERS LAKE: Nola Hines is looking to do her best this May as she tackles the 10 kilometre portion of the Scotiabank Blue Nose Marathon through Halifax and Dartmouth. Hines is an ambassador with Team...
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Missing people, crime, human remains discovery top web stories

FALL RIVER: September 2016 marked the launch of The Laker’s new online presence with a refreshed, updated and more user friendly web presence. Since that launch, we have used it to post more news, sports,...
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Dealing with the stressors of life

FALL RIVER: Cathy Caswell might have just what the doctor ordered in dealing with the stressors of life, especially given the overwhelming and pressures surrounding the recent teachers spat with the government. Caswell, of Waverley,...
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VIDEO: Reporter Pat Healey auditions for LHS SHREK: The Musical

Reporter Pat Healey was given a surprise opportunity to earn the role of Shrek in SHREK: The Musical, being performed by the students at Lockview High April 15-18. Watch for the story coming soon...

Water project “not in jeopardy”: Streatch

FALL RIVER: The Fall River water project should be underway later this summer, although the price tag for residents along Fall River Road has increased by almost half. It will also be done in...
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Road work set for Spider Lake, Silversides Drive

WAVERLEY: The Halifax Regional Municipality is advising residents and motorists that road construction will take place tomorrow and Thursday on Waverley Road between Spider Lake Road and Silverside Drive. Crews will be on site from...

FIRST PERSON: Pat does ‘hot’ yoga in support of Camp Courage

Fundraiser, held at Strides and organized by Emily Robinson, raises $400 ELMSDALE: A unique yoga fundraiser took place on Feb. 1 at Strides in Elmsdale, organized by Emily Robinson, a volunteer firefighter with Elmsdale. I’m friends...

Writing about Colonial Halifax’s social history

FALL RIVER: When Alex D. Boutilier was asked why he wanted to write a book on the social history of colonial Halifax, he said it’s simply his contribution to the humanities. Boutilier, an author who...

Moncton, Dartmouth Highs capture Bill Dompierre hoops titles

FALLL RIVER: Twelve teams came to the annual Bill Dompierre Memorial Tournament looking to have fun and raising money for a good cause—plus winning the boys and girls championship. PHOTOS: Reporter Pat Healey's top 45...