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  1. Kick off the paddling season with the annual Annapolis River Canoe RaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Nova News Now

    ... a.m. from the park and runs 14 kilometres downstream, finishing at the Annapolis Valley Exhibition Grounds in Lawrencetown. A celebratory barbecue will follow at the Youth Arena on the exhibition grounds. For those who do not have a boat of their ...

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  2. Nova Agri diversifies crops for local retailersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... over where food comes from continues to grow. Jodi den Haan of the fourth-generation den Haan Greenhouses in Lawrencetown, Annapolis County, which primarily grows tomatoes, English cucumbers and sweet peppers, said initiatives like that also allow ...

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  3. Former Shelburne Coast Guard editor rememberedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Nova News Now

    ... and engaging in a number of freelance enterprises. In 1985, he went to the College of Geographic Sciences in Lawrencetown, winning the Graphics Prize and graduating with a diploma in Computer Graphics programming before rejoining Fundy Group in 1986 ...

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  4. Late winter storm causing havoc in parts of Nova ScotiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | Nova News Now

    ... who don't need to be on the roads to stay home. Also Annapolis County Municipal Offices in Annapolis Royal and Lawrencetown will be closed today due to poor weather conditions.

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  5. Surfers 'stoked' to see local breaks in surfing magazinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | CBC News

    ... He said when he saw the spread titled North to Nova Scotia on the Surfer website, he expected to see shots of Lawrencetown and Cow Bay. One of the shots is in Black Brook. Mansfield said he's tried to surf there, but hasn't caught the right ...

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  6. Judge refuses to order assessments in Catie Miller murder caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... of murdering Catie Miller last summer. Jason James Johnson, 29, of Halifax and Kelly Amanda MacDonald, 33, of Lawrencetown returned to Dartmouth provincial court Wednesday on charges of first-degree murder and interfering with human remains. Defence ...

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  7. Annapolis Royal: Working together for wetland conservation goalsRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2015 | Nova News Now

    ... workshop organized by the Nova Scotia Department of Agriculture, scheduled for Friday, March 20, 1 p.m. at the Lawrencetown Fire Hall. Interested individuals are encouraged to contact the CARP office to learn more: (902)-532-7533 ext. 1, or ...

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  8. Day Tripper: a trip to the harbour's dark side wins over this HaligonianRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... was the birthplace of Two If By Sea, whose chocolate croissants necessitated a pit stop on every summer trip to Lawrencetown Beach. But I keep hearing about this resurgence of downtown Dartmouth. How it's a great place to live. How there's an actual ...

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  9. Canada Games: Week 1 wraps up for Team Nova ScotiaRead the original story

    Feb 21, 2015 | Nova News Now

    Stephen Clouter, Lawrencetown, HRM, shows off his bronze medal in men's artistic gymnastics high bar following the medal presentation Jan. 19 Mallory Rushton, of Amherst, celebrates a goal against Team Ontario with her line mates during their Feb. 18 game. Pictured behind Rushton is #79, Brianna Hill, of King's-Edgehill School.

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  10. Canada Winter Games: Day 6 competition recap for Hants athletes; look ahead to Day 7Read the original story

    Feb 20, 2015 | Nova News Now

    Stephen Clouter, Lawrencetown, HRM, shows off his bronze medal in men's artistic gymnastics high bar following the medal presentation Jan. 19 Mallory Rushton, of Amherst, celebrates a goal against Team Ontario with her line mates during their Feb. 18 game. Pictured behind Rushton is #79, Brianna Hill, of King's-Edgehill School.

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  11. Gymnast wins bronze for Nova Scotia's first medal at Canada GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | Nova News Now

    Stephen Clouter, Lawrencetown, HRM, shows off his bronze medal in men's artistic gymnastics high bar following the medal presentation Jan. 19 In Day 6 action Feb. 19y, Lawrencetown, HRM, gymnast Stephen Clouter captured the bronze in the high bar for the province's first medal at the games in Prince George, B.C. Nova Scotia was one of four provinces and/or territories searching for their first medal in action on Thursday afternoon.

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  12. Clouter ends droughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | The Chronicle Herald

    Gymnast Stephen Clouter of Lawrencetown won Nova Scotia's first medal at the Canada Winter Games in Prince George, B.C., on Thursday. Clouter won bronze in the horizontal bar.

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  13. Even more snow on the way for parts of Atlantic CanadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | CBC News

    For when a shovel just doesn't cut it. Phil Bates, who lives along Highway 207 in Lawrencetown, uses a chainsaw to cut the ice from his driveway after one of last week's storms.

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  14. Halifax stamps $60M in waste contracts, avoids monopolyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | Solid Waste and Recycling

    ... when not selecting the lowest bidder by default, one councillor noted that collection Area 7, which covers Lawrencetown, the Chezzetcooks and the Prestons, would cost an additional $9 per week. It's worth the additional cost in order to have a ...

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  15. When a shovel is no match for packed snow, try a chainsawRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | CBC News

    Bates, who lives in Lawrencetown on Highway 207 in Nova Scotia, used a chainsaw to cut through the packed snow and ice in his driveway on Tuesday. His son, Aaron, is further subduing it with an ice chopper, then shovelling it away.

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  16. Groundhog Day storm 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | Nova News Now

    ... and flash freeze warnings on Monday, Feb. 2. The Annapolis Valley Regional School Board just announced that Lawrencetown Consolidated School will send students home at 11:30 a.m. while Lawrencetown Education Centre, Bridgetown Regional Elementary...

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  17. Nova Scotia-made card game sees steady growthRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | GlobalNews

    ... News show when they first created the game. The Logans often go to Atlanticview Elementary school in East Lawrencetown to catch some of the action where the students playing Rink Ratz on their lunch break. The room is filled with kids playing the ...

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  18. Another baby step forward:' Catie Miller's father on daughter's remains being identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | Nova News Now

    ... "but it's still hard to believe she's gone." Jason James Johnson, 29, and Kelly Amanda MacDonald, 33, of Lawrencetown both face charges of first-degree murder and indecently interfering with a dead human body. George Edward Hubley, 30, of Sheet ...

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  19. Remains ID'd as those of slain Halifax mother: PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | CNews

    ... of the Halifax woman who had been missing since July. Jason Johnson, 29, and Kelly MacDonald, 33, both from Lawrencetown, N.S., are charged with first-degree murder, and George Hubley, 30, of Sheet Harbour Passage, N.S., is charged with accessory to ...

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  20. Halifax council awards $60M in garbage contractsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | CBC News

    ... came in with the lowest prices. In two of the areas - the Cole Harbour/Eastern Passage zone and the Preston/Lawrencetown zone - there was a slim margin between the lowest and second lowest bids. Councillors stepped in and agreed to award the ... 1 comment