East Hants

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High school teams nab hoops titles

EAST HANTS: It was provincial championship glory for the Hants East Rural High girls and Hants North Flames boys hoops teams recently. The girls won the Division 2 NSSAF provincial championship, while the boys Flames...

COLUMN: Ask the Vet with Dr. Juanita Ashton, Elmsdale Vet

Jessica Bennett: How do we heal rough pads on our dog's paws? Is it normal for dogs to get rough pads in winter? Dr. Juanita: Thanks Jessica for the great question! Many pet...

COLUMN: 100 Dads

By Doreen Coady As a Parenting Columnist for The Weekly Press, I’m thrilled to join Patrick on his journalism journey. In anticipation of the upcoming release of 100 Dads 1000 Tips 1 Million Reasons I...
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UPDATED: two staff, two residents at Magnolia test positive for COVID19

ENFIELD: In the press conference on March 30, Dr. Robert Strang confirmed two residents and two staff at the Magnolia tested positive for COVID19. This comes a day after a non-resident at Magnolia in Enfield...

Upper Kennetcook man arrested after fatal collision in Gore

GORE: A 24-year-old man from Upper Kennetcook has been arrested after a single-vehicle collision resulted in the death of a 57-year-old South Rawdon man on Saturday morning, March 28. East Hants RCMP responded to a...
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Quick thinking prevents fire from extending into home in Enfield

ENFIELD: Firefighters from four Corridor fire departments responded to an early morning structure fire on Alderney Drive in Enfield on Tuesday morning, March 17. Captain Jon Heffernan, who was Incident Command at the call in the...

MEDIA RELEASE: Healey to be part-owner of digital-only The Laker News website

Former reporter at print edition of papers excited at opportunity FALL RIVER: News, event and sports coverage in the Fall River/Beaver Bank and some of East Hants areas will continue with the relaunch of The Laker News—at least...

CCOA expansion campaign gets big boost from province

ENFIELD: On a nice, cool sunny day Feb. 21, Premier Stephen McNeil made many people smile inside Corridor Community Options for Adults (CCOA) in Enfield. The Enfield facility received the first chunk of funding for...

Flames earn silver in jr. boys hoops

KENNETCOOK: The Hants North Junior Boys Flames basketball team grabbed silver in their match-up with Pictou today, March 3, in Kennetcook. Well done boys!
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