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  1. Man charged after police find guns in camper van at Lawrencetown BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Truro Daily News

    Police in Halifax have charged 39-year-old Kristopher Evan Barkhouse from Kentville with weapon offences after they say they found a rifle in his camper van. At 10:40 p.m. on Tuesday, RCMP say they got a call from a citizen about a man who'd claimed to have guns in a camper van that he'd parked at Lawrencetown Beach.

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  2. All special reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | The News

    ... David MacLean with the GIS faculty at the Nova Scotia Community College Centre of Geographic Sciences in Lawrencetown, N.S. Click here for map. Atlantic Canada's Scottish roots run deep - Nova Scotia is even Latin for New Scotland - so residents on ...

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  3. Some Hidden Beaches and Other Outdoor GemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Sackville Tribune-Post

    Nova Scotia is dotted with well-known beaches including Lawrencetown, Lockeport and Inverness, and each community also has a seaside locale that is known just to those who live nearby. Last summer we compiled a list of hidden gems to help guide you when you just needed to escape from the demands of everyday life and into a special world.

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  4. Nova Scotia Lifeguard Service says leave valuables at home when going to beachRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | CBC News

    ... e of his personal belongings stolen, including a family heirloom Rolex watch, while he was at Conrad's Beach in Lawrencetown training lifeguards.

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  5. Annapolis RCMP shoot arson suspectRead the original story

    Monday Jul 4 | Telegram

    ... a garage on the property. The motor home and bungalow were destroyed. Firefighters from Bear River, Bridgetown, Lawrencetown, Port Lorne and Middleton were part of the three-hour effort to battle the blaze. The fire marshal's office and RCMP are ...

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  6. UPDATED: Annapolis County arson suspect in hospital, RCMP shooting under investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 4 | The News

    ... a garage on the property. The motor home and bungalow were destroyed. Firefighters from Bear River, Bridgetown, Lawrencetown, Port Lorne and Middleton were part of the three-hour effort to battle the blaze. The fire marshal's office and RCMP are ...

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  7. Back to the beachRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 3 | Truro Daily News

    ... of Dartmouth, a recent Acadia University graduate, has been a lifeguard for five years. He'll be stationed at Lawrencetown beach, where he'll be acting beach captain three days a week. Sonnichsen said he grew up with the beach and admired the ...

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  8. Broadband gaps require broad-minded solutionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... its citizens' best interest, and be prepared to support private investment with public funds." For example, in Lawrencetown, Annapolis County, village commissioners and volunteers have been working together to install an array of towers to provide ...

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  9. Canada Post work stoppage could be disastrous for small business ownerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 30 | CBC News

    ... do go on strike or are locked out, her contingency plan is to focus her efforts on her storefront location at Lawrencetown Beach. However, that comes at a price. She says buying new items to fill her store requires capital, capital she doesn't have. ...

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  10. Eliminating NSCC tuition building block in NDP political platform,...Read the original story

    Thursday Jun 30 | Nova News Now

    ... 11,000 full-time students across the province - including 1,000 students at NSCC Kingstec, 200 students in Lawrencetown and 450 students in Middleton - could receive a post-secondary education and upgrade their skills without going into debt. Where ...

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  11. Nova Scotia lifeguards prepare for return to supervised beaches VideoRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 30 | Nova News Now

    ... of Dartmouth, a recent Acadia University graduate, has been a lifeguard for five years. He'll be stationed at Lawrencetown beach, where he'll be acting beach captain three days a week. Sonnichsen said he grew up with the beach and admired the ...

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  12. DNR pondering food sales for MelmerbyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | The News

    ... to be useable. They've had vendors set up at other areas in the province, some of which are mobile units - Lawrencetown Beach, Rissers Beach, Dollar Lake and Crystal Crescent Beach. "I think we're looking for somebody that has some experience in the ...

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  13. HMCS Charlottetown annual Run for Wishes sets $40K goalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 | CBC News

    ... Sub.-Lt. Adam Vaters, who volunteered to lead this year's team, said in a written release. Vaters, from Lawrencetown, N.S., has a young son, Brayden, who was born with an immune deficiency which severely limits his contact with other people and ...

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  14. Smashed-up Porsche SUV dumped at Lawrencetown BeachRead the original story

    Jun 1, 2016 | CBC News

    Nova Scotia RCMP are investigating circumstances that resulted in a Porsche SUV with extensive damage being left at Lawrencetown Beach. Police say a 2010 white Porsche Cayenne appears to have been damaged with some kind of object, possibly another vehicle.

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  15. Porsche trashed, left at Lawrencetown BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | The Chronicle Herald

    The RCMP are looking for clues about a 2010 white Porsche Cayenne found trashed at Lawrencetown Beach on Tuesday morning. "We received a report this morning that there was a Porsche that had extensive damage to it.

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  16. Shining new light on old maps of Nova ScotiaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2016 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... books and maps that have been donated by Walter Morrison to NSCC's Centre of Geographic Sciences (COGS), at the Lawrencetown site of the Annapolis Valley Campus. In early December, COGS celebrated the official launch of its website whereby the maps ...

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  17. Cole Harbour Rehab Centre lands to be turned into parklandRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... with the Cole Harbour Parks and Trails Association to create connections from Bissett Lake Park to Cole Harbour-Lawrencetown Heritage Park through the Rehab Centre lands and to review the remaining four hectares of the property for potential ...

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  18. Voice of the People - May 20, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... provinces to aid the health services in Nova Scotia. Bell Aliant has proposed to erect a cellphone tower in the Lawrencetown Beach area. A 75-metre tower and 12-metre platform are planned. Residents of Three Fathom Harbour and surrounding ...

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  19. Solar company leaves trail of unhappy customers and excuses 'bordering on fraud'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | CBC News

    ... said he made numerous efforts since November 2014 to get the company to deliver on the goods promised for his Lawrencetown home. On the one-year anniversary of his down payment, he said he filed a fraud complaint with Halifax Regional Police. ... 2 comments

  20. RegionalRead the original story

    Mar 7, 2016 | Amherst Daily News

    Updated on May 02, 2016 - LAWRENCETOWN - An out-of-control cow that got loose and injured several people at Saturday's cattle sales in Lawrencetown was shot... Updated on April 14, 2016 - KINGSTON - RCMP have charged two teenagers after a Wednesday incident near West Kings High School. Updated on April 14, 2016 - MEMBERTOU - Ask Aggie Baby Gould about First Nations music and she'll happily educate you on who's playing what on the East Coast.

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