GUYSBOROUGH: The CAO of the Municipality of the District of Guysborough (MODG) says while councillors are disappointed, they’re not surprised Pieridae Energy pulled the plug on their Goldboro LNG facility. “We don’t invest in...
ANTIGONISH: The leader of the Nova Scotia Progressive Conservative (PC) Party toured the area last weekend, with health care at the top of the priority list. Tim Houston said while it’s still early, the...
DARTMOUTH: A local inshore fisheries group was approved for federal and provincial funding to improve lobster quality. On July 16, the Government of Canada and the Province of Nova Scotia announced funding through the...
ANTIGONISH: On a campaign stop in Antigonish on July 21, Premier Iain Rankin said an elected Liberal government will continue twinning efforts along Highway 104, creating a safer highway from Antigonish to Port Hawkesbury.
INVERNESS COUNTY: A local municipality could be among those added to a new program between the federal government and the Federation of Canadian Municipalities (FCM). On July 16, Bernadette Jordan, Minister of Fisheries, Oceans...
HALIFAX: Hospitals in the region were approved for provincial funding. On July 15, the provincial government confirmed it is investing $7.6 million in equipment upgrades, including new diagnostic, imaging and monitoring equipment.
STRAIT AREA: For the second time since 2003, the province will have a summer election. Premier Iain Rankin officially dropped the writ on July 17, after meeting with Lt.-Gov. Arthur LeBlanc to dissolve the...
PORT HAWKESBURY: The Regional Occupation Centre (ROC) Society was approved for a non-repayable contribution from the federal government to expand its operation. On July 15, Cape Breton-Canso MP Mike Kelloway announced a non-repayable contribution...
CREIGNISH: The lack of reliable internet service in Inverness County has a number of locals hot under the collar.  “It’s hard to believe this is the case after all these years,” said John MacNeil,...
ANTIGONISH: Concerns over the state of Old Maryvale Road have been heard by Minister of Transportation and Active Transit Lloyd Hines, but nothing is scheduled to be done about it. During Antigonish County’s regular...




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