Friday Jul 18
Nova Star ferry connects Maine and Nova Scotia
The new passenger and vehicle ferry Nova Star began service between Portland, Maine, and Yarmouth, Nova Scotia, in May. It's the first ferry to service the route in four years.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Nova News Now
Giant Tiger chooses Yarmouth as site for new store
The new Giant Tiger, which will be approximately 20,000 square feet, will be located at 130 Starrs Road Plaza, which is the strip mall that houses Reitmans, PetValu, Dollarama and Bulk Barn.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
Cape Breton Post
High Winds Knock Out Power to Thousands Across Province
Emergency crews respond to a power outage in Sydney's North End late Saturday afternoon.
The Washington Post
Arthur Headed for Nova Scotia After Downgrade to Tropical Storm
Tropical storm Arthur, downgraded from a hurricane, is moving toward Nova Scotia, threatening to disrupt a music festival on Prince Edward Island after causing delays to July 4 celebrations from Maryland to Maine.
Arthur Causes Some Outages, Flooding In Mass. Before Moving Out
After brushing Massachusetts on Friday, Arthur was downgraded to a tropical storm early Saturday and its winds weakened to 70 mph as continued moving north.
National Hurricane Center
Summary for Hurricane ARTHUR
SUMMARY OF WATCHES AND WARNINGS IN EFFECT... A TROPICAL STORM WARNING IS IN EFFECT FOR... * NANTUCKET * CAPE COD FROM PROVINCETOWN TO WOODS HOLE * NOVA SCOTIA INCLUDING CAPE BRETON ISLAND * PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND * NEW BRUNSWICK FROM THE U.S./CANADA BORDER TO GRAND-ANSE IN ADDITION...HIGH WIND WARNINGS...FOR WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH... ARE IN EFFECT ... (more)
Red Bluff Daily News
Arthur leaves little damage, beaches in business
Businesses on two of North Carolina's barrier islands hoped to salvage the rest of the holiday weekend after Arthur clipped the state without causing major damage as it churned north toward Nova Scotia, Canada.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
The Las Vegas Sun
Hurricane Arthur churns north toward Nova Scotia
The storm's maximum sustained winds were about 75 mph early Saturday morning. It was moving at about 31 mph and located about 75 miles southwest of Yarmouth, Nova Scotia.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
New ferry service between Nova Scotia and Maine
The Moselsteig, a new long-distance walking trail along Germany's Mosel River, includes Grevenburg castle in Traben-Trarbach.
The Winnipeg Free Press
Arthur likely to lose strength but bring heavy winds, rain to Atlantic Canada
A storm headed towards the Maritimes is expected to lose its hurricane strength when it arrives in the region Saturday, but still carry potent winds and heavy rains.
Thursday Evening headlines from WMTW News 8
AND, I'M STEVE MINICH. IT'S BEEN A ROUGHT NIGHT IN SOUTHERNMOST MAINE AND ESPECIALLY, SEACOAST NEW HAMPSHIRE... HERE'S THE OMINOUS SKY IN STRATHAM FROM HAYLA CURRIE...WHO WAS OUT RIGHT BEFORE THAT TORNADO WARNING.
The Chronicle Herald
Web.com Canadian expansion to benefit Nova Scotia
Nova Scotia will benefit as Web.com Group, Inc. , the big United States web services company, embarks on an aggressive Canadian expansion plan, CEO David Brown said Thursday in Halifax.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
The Chronicle Herald
Flying on tax dollars
Natural Resources Minister Zach Churchill, shown Feb. 26 in Shubenacadie, is defending the cost of a trip he took for an announcement related to the Nova Star ferry service.