Monday, October 14, 2019

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Blizzard warning for Fall River

Construction of Dairy Queen set for August; to open March 1, 2020 FALL RIVER: The rumours are true. Dairy Queen is coming to Fall River.

Taekwondo medalists

WELLINGTON: Emma Bennett (left) and Brett Skinner returned home from the Canada Open Taekwondo championships in Western Canada with a pair of medals. Skinner brought home silver, while Bennett grabbed the bronze medal. Both athletes...
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VIDEO: Team Jones scores three for thrilling Grand Slam win

TRURO: Team Kaitlyn Jones, which includes Colchester County cousins Lindsey and Karlee Burgess, earned an exciting, nail biting 6-5 win over Alberta's Team Einarson, who are the current top rated number 1 team on...

The Bedford Barons’ seventh man

BEDFORD: The Bedford Sports Bridge Barons major bantam hockey team had a little extra motivation for their game on Oct. 1 at the BMO Centre in Bedford. Five-year-old Wish Child Sam Dewey of Fall River...

Morneau tours riding with Samson, stops by Cheema

WAVERLEY: Finance Minister Bill Morneau may not have come bearing a cheque, but what he came away with from his visit to Cheema Aquatic Club was what their future expansion plans look...

Paige Drake goes racing at SSW

WINDSOR JUNCTION: Paige Drake (Fleet), who is a Lockview High alum and former Fall River resident who now resides in Halifax, strapped in to the no. 114 pink race car on June 15 at...
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“Brody’s Bill” introduced at N.S. Legislature

WAVERLEY: It’s taken many years of advocacy, but for Shelley Clee and Paul Boudreau it has been worth all the pushback to get the supports for their son Brody. The Waverley couple have seen the...

Firth’s “eat, sleep, soccer” routine paying off

FLETCHERS LAKE: Scott Firth is looking to make the most of his second trial with Toronto FC. Firth, of Fall River, began playing soccer after his mom and dad enrolled him in the Timbits soccer...

Moncton, Dartmouth Highs capture Bill Dompierre hoops titles

FALLL RIVER: Twelve teams came to the annual Bill Dompierre Memorial Tournament looking to have fun and raising money for a good cause—plus winning the boys and girls championship. PHOTOS: Reporter Pat Healey's top 45...