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Rash of break-and-enters keep police busy

LAKEVIEW: Five break-and-enters into residences over a three-day span are keeping officers with Halifax District RCMP in Beaver Bank, the Windsor Junction area, and Musquodoboit Valley busy. The crimes and the approximate location to where...

Dream come true for Emily Fleming

MONTGOMERY, AL.: When the final whistle blew on Nov. 6, and Emily Fleming and her Alabama State University (ASU) Hornets women’s soccer team realized they had won the Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC) championship, it...

Fergusson, ‘Canes grab ACAA title

(Nicole Fergusson kicks the ball up the field during game action with the Holland College Hurricanes. (Submitted photo).) CHARLOTTETOWN, PEI: The Holland College Hurricanes women’s soccer team have captured the Atlantic Collegiate AThletic Association (ACAA)...

Great first impression

NORMAL, ILL.: Haley Smith is leaving a good first impression in her freshman year with the Illinois State University women’s soccer team. Smith, from Fall River, started every conference and tournament game with the ISU...
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Heads up: Road construction in Waverley Nov. 17-18

WAVERLEY: Road work will slow down the commute for motorists along Waverley Road between Lake Charles and Spider Lake Roads, HRM says in a press release. The road construction will take place Thursday Nov. 17...

Seniors Friendly Centre’s future discussed

FALL RIVER: Keeping the Seniors Friendly Centre in Fall River for the communities use might be more difficult than first thought—and it could all come down to dollars and cents. At a public meeting, John...
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BBKCC looking to compile list of volunteers

BEAVER BANK: The Beaver Bank-Kinsac Community Centre (BBKCC) is sending out a plea to the community for volunteers. In a notice sent out and posted to the BBKCC’s Facebook page and website, the volunteer board...
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Decision at last: community groups getting HRM money

FLETCHERS LAKE: A pair of community projects selected to receive money from the leftover Fall River/Fletchers Lake sidewalk fund have finally received approval from HRM regional council. A multi-sports field being built by the Fall...
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Volunteer firefighters in HRM get boost

WAVERLEY: Volunteer firefighters will be getting an increase in their honorarium after HRM regional council passed a motion that would up what they receive. One of the stalwart supporters of increasing the honorarium they get...

Lions Christmas Parade set for Nov. 27

FALL RIVER: Santa’s Elves are hard at work planning the excitement to kickoff the Christmas season in Fall River. Organizers have confirmed the date for the annual Fall River and Area Lions Christmas Parade. It...