Thursday, November 7, 2019

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LHS students elect Greens to govern; Liberals as opposition in mock format

FALL RIVER: Students at Lockview High School in Fall River had their own say as part of a mock election in the lead-up to the Oct. 21 federal election—only their wasn’t part...

PHOTOS: Halloween fun on the Village Green in Waverley

WAVERLEY: Two boys, dressed as mummy’s, chase each other at Halloween on the Green in Waverley on Oct. 19. The event was another success with 100-plus children coming...

N.S. RCMP seeing uptick in reports of online scams province-wide

DARTMOUTH: Nova Scotia RCMP has recently received many reports of online scams and wants to help the public protect themselves. Some of the scams involve fraudsters meeting victims online and asking for money. Often, scammers spend...

#StudentVote: Local students elect Green Party’s Edmonds as federal MP

Trudeau minority government predicted by StudentVote electors FALL RIVER: If it was up to the 2,450 students who participated in StudentVote 2019 as part of the...
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Election 2019: Where you can vote in Fall River/Beaver Bank area Oct. 21

FALL RIVER: Here is a list of the polling locations throughout the Fall River and Beaver Bank areas for the federal riding of Sackville-Preston-Chezzetcook for the Oct. 21 federal election.

STUDENT VOTE: WMES students cast their ballots in mock federal election

WAVERLEY: From the sounds of the voices in the lineup outside Waverley Memorial School’s library, the students in Grade 4-5-6 that were taking part in Student Vote 2019 were very engaged with...

Wellington Connector construction on schedule; Fall 2021 target for opening

WELLINGTON: Construction of the Wellington/Aerotech Connector is on schedule, says a Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal spokeswoman. Marla MacInnis was responding to an Oct. 11 inquiry from The Laker to...

Collins Park has best tasting water

WELLINGTON: A local water supply has been ranked as having the best tasting water. At the Atlantic Canada Water and Wastewater Association annual conference, held Oct. 6-8 at the...

Russell, Spence, MacKenzie, Hughes focused on Tokyo 2020 chances

Waverley-based club has potential to land four athletes on Canadian Olympic team WAVERLEY: For those who think there’s an “off-season” for top competing canoe and kayakers, think again.

Waverley youth sell cupcakes for CIBC Run for the Cure on Oct. 6

WAVERLEY: Five Waverley youth showed their empathetic and caring side on Oct. 5. The five—Connor Gillespie; Eden Hann; Max Hann; Lizzy and Maddy Giffin—all live in the Waverley area...