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Fuel spill in Fletcher Lake

A domestic fuel oil spill may affect the quality of water in Lake Fletcher in Fall River. People who draw water from the lake are advised to watch for an oily sheen and distinct odour....

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,...

McNaughton responds to racism allegations

FALL RIVER: The PC candidate for Waverley-Fall River-Beaver Bank is denying allegations made by Stacey Rudderham in a blog post on NSAdvocate.org. Rudderham, one of the leaders in the fight against the Fall River...

Motorcyclist taken to hospital with serious injuries

WAVERLEY: A second motor vehicle collision involving a motorcycle resulted in the driver sustaining serious injuries on May 17. At 5:38 p.m., firefighters and Halifax District RCMP responded to the 900 block of Waverley Road,...
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Election 17: FRABA seeking questions for candidates forum

FALL RIVER: The Fall River and Area Business Association (FRABA) is providing an opportunity for residents to submit questions to be asked of the four candidates vying for the seat in the Waverley-Fall River-Beaver...

Motorcyclist dead after Waverley crash

WAVERLEY: A 42-year-old motorcyclist is dead following a collision between the motorcycle he was driving and a pickup truck shortly before 10 a.m. The man, from Hammonds Plains, died when his motorcycle collided with a...
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Overburdened.

Ever since he was a kid, Josh Lewis dreamed of being a sportswriter. He grew up in Crapaud, a tiny hamlet on the south shore of PEI, between Charlottetown and the Confederation Bridge. Although he decided...