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PC Johns elected in Sackville-Beaver Bank

BEAVER BANK: The former councillor for District 14 in HRM has earned election in his attempt at provincial politics. Brad Johns, who carried the PC banner in Sackville-Beaver Bank, handily defeated Liberal incumbent Stephen Gough,...

And the students say: Green in Waverley-Fall River-Beaver Bank

FALL RIVER: If the voting was left up to the students at three schools in Waverley-Fall River-Beaver Bank, there would be an underdog elected to the N.S. Legislature. Students at Holland Road School in Fletchers...
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Election 17: McNeil passes on stop with Horne; didn’t want to distract

FALL RIVER: A planned whistle stop by Premier Stephen McNeil to support Waverley-Fall River-Beaver Bank candidate Bill Horne was halted when the leader of the PC Party surprisingly showed up. Jamie Baillie was scheduled to...

Election 17: NS Green’s Trappenberg campaigns in Fall River

FALL RIVER: Rush-hour motorists and pedestrians along Fall River Road on Thursday afternoon May 25 were greeted by Thomas Trappenberg, Leader of the Green Party of Nova Scotia. Trappenberg was out meeting voters in the...

NDP unveils Environmental Bill of Rights in Miller Lake West

MILLER LAKE WEST: With the location of the proposed Fall River Quarry in the background, NDP Leader Gary Burrill released the party’s plans to protect the environment should they form government on May 30. Burrill,...

Election 17: Burrill stands with Sanipass on Quarry

MILLER LAKE WEST: NDP Leader Gary Burrill is supporting local candidate Trevor Sanipass and his stance against the Fall River Quarry. In our question-and-answer sit-down with Sanipass, representing Waverley-Fall River-Beaver Bank, early on in the...

Election 17: Students eager to cast ballot in StudentVote

FALL RIVER: Two local schools are getting the opportunity to find out what the four local candidates have to offer the riding and province. Holland Road Elementary School in Fletchers Lake and Georges P. Vanier...

Election 17: McNeil, Horne tour Marid Industries

WINDSOR JUNCTION: One of the leading manufacturers of custom steel structures had a visit from the Premier of Nova Scotia on May 15. Premier Stephen McNeil, in the midst of a 30-day campaign leading to...

Election 17: Candidates “disappointed” in sign thefts, damage

FALL RIVER: The four candidates in Waverley-Fall River-Beaver Bank might not agree on policy, but there is one thing they all do agree on—sign vandalism and damage is uncalled for. PC Dan McNaughton; Trevor Sanipass...

ENS seeking election day workers

FALL RIVER: If you’re looking for something to do on May 30, Elections Nova Scotia (ENS) may have just the job for you. Shera-Lee Kerr, the Returning Officer for the riding of Waverley-Fall River-Beaver Bank,...