UPDATED: Oakfield Beach reopens

OAKFIELD: The Halifax Regional Municipality is advising residents that Albro Lake, Oakfield and Government Wharf beaches have reopened for swimming. Municipal staff regularly test the water quality at all supervised and four unsupervised municipal beaches during the summer months. Tests last week showed high bacteria levels in the water, but follow-up tests now show the […]

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Former councillor passes away

SHUBENACADIE: The Municipality of East Hants is saddened by the passing of former Municipal Councillor, Albert Flemming. Flemming served on Council from 2004 to 2008 and again from 2012 to 2016. “Our community has lost a good Municipal representative,” says Warden Jim Smith. “Albert served his community of Shubenacadie proudly and he will be missed.” […]

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RCMP thankful for those who report drunk driving

ENFIELD: Halifax District RCMP wants to thank people who are calling 911 to report suspected impaired drivers. During the first six months of 2018, Halifax District RCMP received 93 calls to 911 where people reported they suspected a person was driving impaired. Of the 93 calls, 67 of those drivers were charged with Impaired Operation […]

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