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From the Cruiser – May 21, 2024

Brought to you by: ENFIELD:  Over the past week, East Hants RCMP responded to 100 calls for service. The following is one of the highlighted calls as provided by Const. Preston Burns, Community Policing officer...

ADVERTORIAL: Old Creel Canoe & Kayak is looking to hire

The following is an employment ad from: (advertorial) FALL RIVER: Old Creel Canoe & Kayak in Fall River is hiring!  The ideal candidate is between 15 and 30 years old and is currently enrolled in college,...

Police seeking suspect in Fall River break-and-enter

FALL RIVER: RCMP are searching for a suspect in a break-and-enter in Fall River. Cpl. Guillaume Tremblay told the Laker News that police from RCMP Halifax Regional Detachment responded on May 15 to a call...

Some post-secondary students to receive more assistance due to provincial changes

HALIFAX: The Advanced Education Minister said May 22 that some Nova Scotia post-secondary students will receive more in student assistance starting this fall because of a change to part of the funding formula.Brian Wong,...

NSFM to host webinar to illuminate Electoral landscape in N.S.

NOVA SCOTIA: The Nova Scotia Federation of Municipalities (NSFM) is pleased to announce its upcoming webinar aimed at shedding light on the intricacies of elections across urban and rural regions in Nova Scotia. Titled...

HRM announces traffic disruptions and Halifax Transit impacts due to Cogswell District project  

HALIFAX: The HRM is announcing upcoming traffic disruptions and Halifax Transit impacts in support of the Cogswell District project . Location: Barrington Street from Upper Water Street to Duke Street Date: Beginning June 17, 2024 for approximately...

New agreement between province, teachers ratified

HALIFAX: The Nova Scotia Teachers Union (NSTU) and provincial government have successfully negotiated a new, three-year Teachers’ Provincial Agreement. The new agreement is about an investment in students and student outcomes and supports teachers...

Industries getting support from N.S. to move towards cleaner fuels

From a release HALIFAX: Industries, businesses and communities are starting to switch to low-carbon and renewable fuels with help from the new Clean Fuels Fund.“Moving to cleaner fuels is part of our commitment to a...

Serious ATV collision under investigation

ENFIELD: Police are continuing to investigate a serious collision involving an ATV on May1 7. Const. Preston Burns, Community Policing Officer with East Hants RCMP, said police received a report of the collision on Renfrew...

Joyful Sounds bringing their music to Stewiacke

STEWIACKE: A Fall River business is expanding, bringing its’ joyful music to Stewiacke. Joyful Sounds Music Studio, owned by Louise MacDonald, is expanding its Kindermusik reach to those in the greater Stewiacke area. Led by Miss...
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