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  1. Hay fuel pellets being produced at Centrelea facilityRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Nova News Now

    ... Hay pellets for fuel are being produced right here in Annapolis County and West Nova Agro Commodities Ltd of Lawrencetown is inviting all those interested to visit the pellet plant at the former Britex building in Centrelea on Saturday, Oct. 4. West ...

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  2. Annapolis RCMP report: attempted murder charge; assault with a shovelRead the original story

    Yesterday | Nova News Now

    ... into custody for court September 29. She is facing attempted murder and other charges. --Sept. 26 at 5:04 p.m. Lawrencetown. Police received a report of a two-vehicle collision. The driver of one vehicle was taken to hospital by EHS for minor ...

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  3. Dead canoeist was East Lawrencetown man, 52Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Chronicle Herald

    Halifax RCMP have released the name of a canoeist who died after falling into the water at Lawrencetown Beach Saturday morning.

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  4. Nova Scotia man dead after canoe tips on province's Eastern ShoreRead the original story

    Sunday | Cape Breton Post

    Police say officers were called to Lawrencetown Beach around 8:45 a.m. Saturday after reports of an unconscious man.

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  5. Canoeist dies after rescue near Lawrencetown BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 27 | The Chronicle Herald

    The man, who was unconcious when transported to hospital, died in the afternoon, Halifax RCMP spokesman Mark Skinner said shortly after 4 p.m. Lloyd Currie, the division commander of the Halifax Regional Fire and Emergency Service, said earlier in the day that someone with a surfboard was the first one to reach the canoeist.

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  6. Lawrencetown man dies after canoe overturns near beachRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 27 | CBC News

    A 53-year-old canoeist from the Lawrencetown area is dead after he was pulled unresponsive from the lake at Lawrencetown Beach Saturday morning. Lloyd Currie, with Halifax Regional Fire and Rescue, said the wives of two volunteer firefighters spotted the overturned canoe while out for a walk.

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  7. Photos of the week:Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | The Chronicle Herald

    Kite surfers take to the wind and the waves Monday at Stoney Beach in Lawrencetown, Halifax County, following an overnight storm. We hope you enjoy our photos, which will include great moments in nature, fun events, news coverage, sports action and more.

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  8. Paul Kimball shakes off 'dust' of bad experience, returns with two featuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... and Ron Foley MacDonald. Roundabout, which was filmed over 24 days in January through March in Chezzetcook and Lawrencetown, was a bigger production but shot in the same style, says Kimball. He wrote, directed and shares producing credits on the ...

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  9. Eat, drink, experience our awesome province in fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... surf in Nova Scotia 12 months a year, and they say the fall is an especially beautiful time," says Sullivan. "Lawrencetown Beach has fabulous surfing in the fall." Tidal Bore Rafting Park in Urbania is open through October 31 each year, and has been ...

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  10. New cash targets pancreatic cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... was an Anglican priest who was born in Halifax and his first pastoral charge was in Porters Lake, Seaforth and Lawrencetown. "Like so many, and my father was the same, he chose not to have any treatment at all because he was told basically, 'Why ...

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  11. Lake Echo woman gets 5 years in prison for killing man while driving drunkRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | GlobalNews

    A woman whose husband was killed by a drunk driver last year burst into tears Thursday as a Halifax-area judge handed down a five-year prison sentence in the case. Burnett's 55-year-old husband, Mark Burnett, was killed July 10, 2013 when his SUV was hit head-on by a car shortly before 6 a.m. near Lawrencetown beach.

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  12. Nova Scotia: Five yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 | Nova News Now

    A 21-year-old Lake Echo woman has been sentenced to five years in prison for killing a man while being impaired behind the wheel. Kyla MacLellan had pleaded guilty to impaired driving causing death and impaired driving causing bodily harm in April, following a head-on collision that killed 55-year-old Mark Burnett near Lawrencetown beach last year.

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  13. 'We have to stop this,' says drunk driving victim's widowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 | CBC News

    Andrea Burnett's husband, Mark, died after his vehicle was hit by a drunk driver in July 2013. Kyla MacLellan has received a five-year prison sentence for impaired driving in a crash that killed a 55-year-old man near Lawrencetown Beach last year.

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  14. 'I take full responsibility' says drunk driver Kyla MacLellanRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2014 | CBC News

    ... College. MacLellan was driving a Honda Civic that collided with a sport utility vehicle on Highway 207 near Lawrencetown Beach in July 2013. Two women, including MacLellan, were in the other car. Both women were ejected from the vehicle and sent to ...

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  15. Second time aroundRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2014 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... want to redo it themselves to give it new life. Recently I was introduced to a company, Clover Restorations in Lawrencetown, and what potential I noticed there for people to own a trendy new addition to their home. Niall Carr is a certified painter ...

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  16. A bit of whimsy: real estate and gathered bits inspire Annapolis artistRead the original story

    Jul 30, 2014 | Nova News Now

    ... Williams, and Canard. - Heather Killen photo Victoria Zern opened Whimsical Bits and Pieces Gallery and Shop in Lawrencetown in June. This home-based gallery features her Storybook Vignettes, handmade storybook houses, inspired by the real homes she ...

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  17. Volunteers to staff six rural fire stations until fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2014 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... as the emergency service juggles manpower to fill gaps left by vacations, The Chronicle Herald has learned. Lawrencetown, Chezzetcook, Goffs, Seabright, Black Point and Harrietsfield-Sambro stations will all operate 24 hours a day with volunteers ...

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  18. Illegal campers 'destructive' to Lawrencetown Beach, say surfersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2014 | CBC News

    People who surf at Lawrencetown Beach say a wooded area on the beach is being ruined because of illegal camping, which has been going on for years.

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  19. Great acts lined up, favorite events return to Annapolis Valley ExRead the original story

    Jul 25, 2014 | Nova News Now

    ... Sass Jordan performs on Friday night, and country singer Jason Blaine rounds up the line-up on Saturday night. Lawrencetown's 88th annual Annapolis Valley Exhibition, running August 11 through 16, is shaping up to be another week to remember. Rachel ...

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  20. Dog saves the day for woman inside Nova Scotia home that catches fireRead the original story

    Jul 24, 2014 | Cape Breton Post

    ... contained the blaze inside. Bridgetown Fire Chief Randy Sheridan said that volunteers from Bridgetown, Lawrencetown, Annapolis Royal and Middleton responded to the fire. They were able to save the family home, although there is fire and smoke damage ...

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