Monday, October 14, 2019

Community

Fire crews assist in Oakfield Park water rescue

OAKFIELD: Fire crews responded Tuesday night July 16 to a report of a person in the water on Grand Lake, near Oakfield Park. Along with firefighters from Station...

“Cancer is such a horrible thing.”

BEAVER BANK: Becca Schofield may have passed away earlier this year due to cancer, however the well-known girl still provides inspiration for a unique project being done by a young Lower Sackville woman, who...

Lions Christmas parade faces route change

FALL RIVER: The route for the Fall River Lions Christmas Parade on Nov. 26 is changing for this year. As a result of the ongoing construction work for the Fall River Water project, the parade...

Noise, speed among concerns heard for Wellington Connector

Most residents at first session of open house seem positive on project WELLINGTON: The first look at the design of the Wellington Connector was greeted...

Students step up for family

FALL RIVER: One Fall River family’s devastation of losing their home to a fire last month has led to some goodwill from the most unexpected place—students at Ash Lee Jefferson School (ALJ). The students in...

Theft from vehicles heat up in Fall River

FALL RIVER: With the summer weather here, that also leads to an itch for thieves and those in the Fletchers Lake; Lantz, HRM; and Fall River felt their wrath in the past...

UPDATED: Missing Middle Sackville girl found

MIDDLE SACKVILLE: The RCMP say that Julia Russell, the missing 14-year-old girl from Middle Sackville, has been located. The RCMP would like to thank the public for their assistance and shares and retweets on social...

Happy ending: Vader the dog back home

FALL RIVER: Vader the dog greets me excitedly as I come through the doorway at the Stapleton home on Martyn Drive in Fall River on Jan. 10. That’s a refreshing sign given the ordeal the...

UPDATED: Wellington Connector gets green light

WELLINGTON: Commuting in the Wellington and Fall River area is about to get a little easier. At a quickly-arranged funding announcement on March 2, Sackville-Preston-Chezzetcook Liberal MP Darrell Samson, along with Waverley-Fall River-Beaver Bank Liberal...

Fall River man charged with stunting

LOWER SACKVILLE: A 21-year-old Fall River man's need for speed has him in trouble with the law after being clocked going 164 kilometres/hour in a 100 km/h zone on Aug. 12.