Friday, July 21, 2017
Enfield-news

Potential water rate hike in East Hants

EAST HANTS: Water customers could potentially see their first increase in more than four years. During the September executive committee of council meeting, Director of...

Colchester County RCMP at scene of fatal collision

OLD BARNS: Colchester County RCMP are currently at the scene of a fatal head-on collision that occurred earlier this afternoon on Highway 236. At approximately 2:30 p.m., RCMP,...

Lantz railroad crossing to be closed Oct. 11

LANTZ: Motorists are being given a heads up that they will want to avoid the railroad tracks on Highway 277 in Lantz, just past...

Activists occupy Alton Gas office

STEWIACKE: Paula MacMillan has her list of questions for Alton Gas officials ready. She just needs to be able to ask them to someone. MacMillan...

Big things happening for baking duo

ELMSDALE: When Joanne Lavoie and her daughter, Kaiya, began selling their products at local farmers markets at the beginning of summer, she had no...

Mi’kmaq, Stop Alton Gas supporters hold sit-in at Alton Gas site

  STEWIACKE: Residents and Mi’kmaq fearful of the harm the brine from the Alton Gas project outside Stewiacke will cause on the Shubenacadie River are...

5 things to do locally this weekend

Science on the Shore Ever curious of what lives amongst those record breaking tides at Burntcoat Head Park? This Sunday join marine biologist, Maxine...
Letter-to-the-editor

No Place to Belong

Jimmy was born May 16, 1996. His first diagnosis was Down Syndrome. Autism was added a few years later. His pediatrician told me Autism...

Welcomed with open arms: Refugee family arrives in East Hants

  SHUBENACADIE: As the Hussein family deplaned from their Air Canada flight from Toronto at Halifax Stanfield International Airport late in the night on Sept....

Five things to do locally this weekend

1. Junior B hockey home opener Friday night at 7:30 p.m. the puck will drop at the East Hants Sportsplex, officially opening the 2016/17 season for the...