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Kinex project moves to Phase II

The Kinex project has finished Phase I in this three-year project to bring broadband to Cumberland, Lunenburg and Prince Edward counties. That’s the good news. ... Read more

by Rachel Austin, Saturday, September 2, 2023 8:00 am

WIC Program


WIC program returns to region

After a three-year pause, the Women, Infants and Children (WIC) program returns to this region, with some changes. WIC is a federal supplemental nutrition program ... Read more

by Rachel Austin, Friday, August 18, 2023 8:00 am

blue moon


Blue moon coming? First of 2 August supermoons arrives Tuesday

Wanting to see a supermoon this year? How about a blue moon? August provides a chance to catch this yearly occurrence in the night sky.  ... Read more

by Rachel Austin, Tuesday, August 1, 2023 6:41 am


Health district reports rise in rabies

The Piedmont Health District has reported a slight rise in rabies cases across the district. Here is how residents can keep themselves and their animals ... Read more

by Rachel Austin, Friday, July 7, 2023 8:30 am

wildfire haze


Wildfire haze remains around Lunenburg, coming storms could help

Even though the sun was out Thursday, if you looked outside in Victoria, things seemed a bit more hazy. And that’s not going to improve ... Read more

by Rachel Austin, Friday, June 30, 2023 6:25 am


How will the debt package affect SNAP?

Food pantries like FACES saw a large uptick when emergency allotments for SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program) stopped in March. According to FACES President Joanna ... Read more

by Rachel Austin, Friday, June 16, 2023 8:30 am

Central stock market


Central stock market team bring placed at state

The stock market can be confusing and intimidating for many people. This is not the case for the Central High School stock market team this ... Read more

by Rachel Austin, Wednesday, May 31, 2023 12:04 pm

Lunenburg VFW

VFW plans to honor the fallen

As many are planning to enjoy this three-day weekend, don’t forget to take time to remember what it’s all about. The Lunenburg VFW is holding ... Read more

by Rachel Austin, Friday, May 26, 2023 8:00 am


Local Weather

Expect storms, possibly severe, to hit region tonight and Friday

VICTORIA – Be prepared. That was the word Thursday afternoon from the National Weather Service (NWS). Anyone going for nice weather is out of luck, ... Read more

by Rachel Austin, Thursday, April 27, 2023 3:44 pm

Medical Reserves Corps Medicare EMS budgets


Medical Reserves Corps seeks volunteers in Lunenburg County

Now that the pandemic has subsided, the Medical Reserves Corps (MRC) is looking for more volunteers in Lunenburg County to help aid in public health ... Read more

by Rachel Austin, Thursday, April 20, 2023 8:50 am

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