Yarmouth (Canada)

Type: City
Name: Yarmouth (Canada)
Country: Canada
Latitude: 43.84
Longitude: -66.120003
population: 7,500
First reported 1 hour ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 1 reports

Federal, provincial fund for extension of Hwy. 101 at Digby

Wilson and West Nova MP Greg Kerr had just announced the provincial and federal governments will share the cost of continuing Hwy. 101 as a controlled access highway from Digby to Marshalltown.The first phase, with a cost that could reach $17.6 million ... [Published The Sou Wester - 1 hour ago]
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 1 reports

Lobster fishermen will not vote next season

Federal Fisheries Ministry head Gail Shea has accepted a facilitator’s recommendation for no lobster ballot industry vote to take place next fishing season in Nova Scotia.This recommendation was made by former provincial deputy fisheries minister Greg ... [Published Fish Information & Services - 7 hours ago]
First reported Oct 27 2014 - Updated Oct 27 2014 - 1 reports

Election profile: Beaty says 'I know how to shake things up'

Ronald Beaty thinks of himself as a community activist."I'm not afraid to shine the light on things that are being discussed," he said.Beaty is concerned that creating an unfriendly business atmosphere will guarantee the ongoing exodus of young people ... [Published Cape Cod Online - Oct 27 2014]
First reported Oct 24 2014 - Updated Oct 24 2014 - 1 reports

Bus tour business increasing for Nova Star service in 2015

Given the lateness of the start-up of the 2014 season, the ferry operator had missed the boat on motorcoach tours, which often book a year or more in advance. Nova Star Cruises was only able to start taking reservations for the 2014 season in late Ma ... [Published The Sou Wester - Oct 24 2014]
First reported Oct 23 2014 - Updated Oct 23 2014 - 1 reports

Possible flooding in store for Maritimes

YARMOUTH, N.S. – People living in parts of New Brunswick and Nova Scotia are bracing for possible flooding as a slow-moving weather system threatens to dump between 50 and 100 millimetres of rain.Forecasters say the low-pressure system will bring heavy ... [Published Metro Canada - Oct 23 2014]
First reported Oct 15 2014 - Updated Oct 15 2014 - 1 reports

Feds and province agree to repave Hwy 101 near Little Brook and Yarmouth

A stretch of Hwy 101 in Digby County and another stretch near Yarmouth will see some repaving next year.The federal and Nova Scotia governments announced a cost-sharing agreement for $50 million in highway improvement projects on Oct. 14. The feds will ... [Published The Sou Wester - Oct 15 2014]
First reported Oct 14 2014 - Updated Oct 14 2014 - 2 reports

Province and Federal Government to Share Highway Upgrades

The Province of Nova Scotia and the Government of Canada have agreed to share the cost of upgrading 130 kilometres of the 100-series highway system in Nova Scotia over the next four years.Under the New Building Canada Plan, the federal government will ... [Published Noodls - Oct 14 2014]
First reported Oct 09 2014 - Updated Oct 09 2014 - 1 reports

EDITORIAL: Bleeding dry

The Canadian Blood Services is concerned that the country’s blood inventory is at the lowest level since 2008. The shortage apparently threatens to cancel routine and elective surgeries across the country.Peter MacDonald, director of donor relations for ... [Published The Sou Wester - Oct 09 2014]
First reported Oct 04 2014 - Updated Oct 04 2014 - 1 reports

Queens business owner sees potential in Greenfield airport

On Oct. 28, the Region of Queens Municipality is putting the airport on council's agenda , to start the debate on the future of the Greenfield facility. The airport is presently without staff, and could need $250,000 or more in repairs to keep it fun ... [Published The Sou Wester - Oct 04 2014]
First reported Oct 03 2014 - Updated Oct 04 2014 - 1 reports

Trip taking Portland mayor to Canada

IN ABOUT AN HOUR, MAYOR MICHAEL BRENNAN TAKING THE "NOVA STAR FERRY" TO YARMOUTH, NOVA SCOTIA. IT'S FOR BUSINESS, NOT PLEASURE. HE'S GOING TO HAVE MEETINGS WITH YARMOUTH'S MAYOR, PAM MOOD. THEY'LL TALK ABOUT THE CHANGES FOR BOTH CITIES SINCE FERRY SERVICE ... [Published WMTW - Oct 03 2014]
First reported Oct 01 2014 - Updated Oct 01 2014 - 1 reports

Nova Scotia dairy facility to close, resulting in 20 job losses in Yarmouth

By The Canadian Press | The Canadian Press – 19 minutes agoBusiness News »An Ontario coffee roaster and grinder is suing U.S. Club Coffee's $600-million lawsuit against coffee supplier and equipment maker Keurig Green Mountain …By Bill Rigby SAN FRANCISCO ... [Published Yahoo! Canada - Oct 01 2014]
First reported Sep 22 2014 - Updated Sep 22 2014 - 1 reports

Yarmouth's national award cites All Hands on Deck, clean-up efforts, ferry preparation, etc.

The Town of Yarmouth is the recipient of a natural award from Communities in Bloom .The town is the winner of a national award for best town in the 5,001-9,000 population category. During the 2014 National Symposium and Awards Ceremonies in Charlottetown, ... [Published The Sou Wester - Sep 22 2014]

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"Towns want the assistance in technical service, but the big question is about the need for regulatory power" Beaty said
"The government's support for public infrastructure has never been stronger," said Peter MacKay, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada. "We are pleased to continue to work with the province of Nova Scotia under the New Building Canada Fund to ensure that infrastructure funding continues to flow as we focus on creating jobs, promoting growth, and building strong, prosperous communities across Canada."
"In recent years, Nova Scotians have seen impressive strides made in the upgrading of Highway 104. This vital part of the Trans Canada Highway stretches from the border of New Brunswick all the way to Cape Breton. Today's announcement will help ensure continued safe and efficient travel for people and products."
"Right now is the prime time to look at doing something at the airport" he says

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Federal, provincial fund for extension of Hwy. ... [Published The Sou Wester - 1 hour ago]
Lobster fishermen will not vote next season [Published Fish Information & Services - 7 hours ago]
Canadian Coast Guard Exemplary Service Medal [Published Noodls - Oct 29 2014]
Election profile: Beaty says 'I know how to sha... [Published Cape Cod Online - Oct 27 2014]
Bus tour business increasing for Nova Star serv... [Published The Sou Wester - Oct 24 2014]
Possible flooding in store for Maritimes [Published Metro Canada - Oct 23 2014]
AVALON RARE METALS : INDUSTRY BULLETIN: Illegal... [Published 4 Traders - Oct 22 2014]
Feds and province agree to repave Hwy 101 near ... [Published The Sou Wester - Oct 15 2014]
Province and Federal Government to Share Highwa... [Published Noodls - Oct 14 2014]
Government Partnership to Rehabilitate Sections... [Published MarketWired - Oct 14 2014]
EDITORIAL: Bleeding dry [Published The Sou Wester - Oct 09 2014]
Avalon Provides Update on Progress on the Necha... [Published Stockwatch - Oct 08 2014]
Queens business owner sees potential in Greenfi... [Published The Sou Wester - Oct 04 2014]
7 Things Canadians Need to Know Before Moving t... [Published Huffington Post Canada - Oct 03 2014]
Trip taking Portland mayor to Canada [Published WMTW - Oct 03 2014]
Nova Scotia dairy facility to close, resulting ... [Published Yahoo! Canada - Oct 01 2014]
Cape Cod right whales get their own APP [Published Wicked Local Falmouth - Oct 01 2014]
Town earns five blooms in national competition [Published Western Review - Sep 29 2014]
How to live to be 100 years old [Published MSN Canada - Sep 25 2014]
Trout Point Lodge in Yarmouth County will be th... [Published The Sou Wester - Sep 23 2014]
Yarmouth's national award cites All Hands on De... [Published The Sou Wester - Sep 22 2014]
First Nation chiefs earning more than mayors of... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Aug 09 2014]
Atlantic Canada dodges a bullet as Hurricane Ar... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Jul 05 2014]
High Liner to supply the summer return of McDon... [Published Seafood.com - Jun 13 2014]
Chile signs international IUU fishing pact as p... [Published Seafood.com - Jun 12 2014]
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