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  1. N.S. men's artistic gymnastics team selected for Canada GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Chronicle Herald

    The men's artistic gymnastics team that will represent Nova Scotia at the 2015 Canada Games in Prince George, B.C., were selected over the weekend. Halifax's Kahlil Benjamin, William Black and Christopher Bearne, Stephen Clouter of Lawrencetown, Alex Watters of Williamswood and Ben McCarthy of Fall River were named.

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  2. Villages pass motion to unanimously oppose UNSM recommendationsRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 12 | The News

    ... 'well, we've got to put something here', and decided to make it about villages." The report also drew ire from Lawrencetown recently , with members of the village commission describing the report as a "narrow-minded, ill-conceived approach" to ...

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  3. Lawrencetown RemembersRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 11 | Nova News Now

    Scores attended the Remembrance Day service in Lawrencetown Tuesday, honouring the many local men and women who have served to protect Canada. Scores attended the Remembrance Day service in Lawrencetown Tuesday, honouring the many local men and women who have served to protect Canada.

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  4. Lawrencetown slams Corkum, UNSM reportRead the original story

    Monday Nov 10 | Nova News Now

    The Village of Lawrencetown minced no words in its condemnation of a draft report that would wipe out Nova Scotia villages. And Union of Nova Scotia Municipalities president and Kentville Mayor David Corkum, who delivered the report of the union's fiscal review of municipalities in mid-October, took the brunt of the Monday evening lashing.

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  5. Hay-Fuel Products To Kindle New Market For GrowersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 10 | Hay & Forage Grower

    ... to create 10 new jobs within the first year, with more employees as the operation grows. This past spring, a Lawrencetown, Nova Scotia, Canada, company opened a plant that converts low-quality hay into pellets and briquettes for fuel. The ...

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  6. Scammers and hackers top the list of calls this weekRead the original story

    Monday Nov 10 | Nova News Now

    ... were asked to assist the Halifax Regional Police by servicing a court document. --November 3 at 11:20 a.m. Lawrencetown. Police received a report that a storage building had been broken into and a vehicle inside damaged. --November 3 at 12:56 p.m. ...

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  7. Fundraising calendar features bird's eye views of Kings County communitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 3 | Nova News Now

    Paul Illsley of Lawrencetown with the DJI Phantom 1 quadcopter he used to capture the aerial images of communities and landmarks featured in the Kings County Museum's 2015 fundraising calendar. This 2013 aerial image of the Noggins Corner Farm corn maze by Paul Illsley is among the photos featured in the Kings County Museum's 2015 fundraising calendar.

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  8. Hay is the new fuelRead the original story

    Oct 14, 2014 | Nova News Now

    ... receive the associated tax benefits from the Province. West Nova Agro owns and operates grain elevator in Lawrencetown. It was started through a Community Economic Development Investment Fund in 2000 and built a small grain elevator to support the ...

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  9. 3 Nova Scotia writes nominated for Governor General's awardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2014 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... a finalist for non-fiction for Know the Night: A Memoir of Survival in the Small Hours. Lesley Choyce of East Lawrencetown is a finalist for children's literature (text) for Jeremy Stone. (TED PRITCHARD / Staff / File) Lesley Choyce of East ...

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

    Sep 30, 2014 | 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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  11. Annapolis RCMP report: attempted murder charge; assault with a shovelRead the original story

    Sep 29, 2014 | 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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  12. Dead canoeist was East Lawrencetown man, 52Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2014 | 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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  13. Nova Scotia man dead after canoe tips on province's Eastern ShoreRead the original story

    Sep 28, 2014 | 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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  14. Canoeist dies after rescue near Lawrencetown BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2014 | 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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  15. Lawrencetown man dies after canoe overturns near beachRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2014 | 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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  16. Photos of the week:Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 | 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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  17. Paul Kimball shakes off 'dust' of bad experience, returns with two featuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | 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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  18. Eat, drink, experience our awesome province in fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | 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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  19. New cash targets pancreatic cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | 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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  20. Lake Echo woman gets 5 years in prison for killing man while driving drunkRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | 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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