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Copley eager to let residents know the 411 on him

BEAVER BANK: Kevin Copley’s surge to being the Conservative candidate for the upcoming federal election in Sackville-Preston-Chezzetcook is not exactly what the Beaver Bank father of three had planned.

Horne undecided as teacher legislation debate set to begin

FALL RIVER: Bill Horne knows the biggest decision of his current political tenure as an MLA awaits him, but he remains unsure of what that decision will be. Speaking to The Laker before walking in...

Rugby season begins for Lockview

FALL RIVER: The rugby season for the 2017 school year kicked off on April 8 as the Lockview Dragons boys and girls teams took part in the annual Icebreaker tournament they host at Harbour...

Water project study to be unveiled Feb. 13

FALL RIVER: The Fall River community will get it’s first look and chance to ask questions of the Fall River water project later this month. Councillor Steve Streatch said a public meeting of Feb. 13...

Beaver Bank’s Foston named to Canada Games squad

BEAVER BANK: A Beaver Bank hockey player is one of four alumni from the Rangers program who will don the N.S. colours in Red Deer this winter. Michael Sack of Shubenacadie; Joey Merriam of Milford...

Councillor responds to playground query

BEAVER BANK: The councillor for Beaver Bank says she has heard some of the concerns about the new playground at Beaver Bank-Kinsac Elementary School. One parent told The Laker that despite word it would be...

Enfield man faces attempted murder charge after Oakfield incident

OAKFIELD: A 33-year-old man from Enfield has been charged with attempted murder following an incident at an Oakfield residence on March 13. On March 13, 2019, just after midnight, Halifax District RCMP responded to a complaint...

Encouraging more girls to umpire

WINDSOR JUNCTION: Ada Tuttle hopes winning the 2018 Women’s Active Youth Trendsetter award for umpiring with the LWF Minor Baseball Association will get more young girls thinking about becoming involved. The Windsor Junction youngster, who...
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Compliance orders issued to N.S. Fire School

WAVERLEY: The Department of Labour and Advanced Education have issued two compliance orders to the N.S. Firefighters School in Waverley following an incident that resulted in the death of a firefighter. Shannon Kerr, spokeswoman with...

UPDATED: Windsor Junction fire deemed accidental

WINDSOR JUNCTION: A house fire that saw firefighters not only battle flames, but also the searing heat on Aug. 1 in Windsor Junction has been deemed accidental. At about 4:30 p.m. firefighters from Station 45...