March 26 blizzard

The calendar says it's spring, but the forecast says Nova Scotians will be shovelling March 26 as a large winter storm is expected to hit the province. 

Click here for a slideshow of photos from the storm and its aftermath.

March 26 blizzard
Karla Kelly

The Department of Highways plow makes its way up the Lent Road as it battles the high winds while working to keep the Weymouth and area highways cleared.

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Susan
- May 28, 2015
- 19 h 00

Just for the record - there were NO HOTEL rooms available due to all the cancelled flights and there were NO VEHICLES on the road so we made a slow trek home with no risk of anyone on the roads hitting us.

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Spiked spuds May 26, 2015

Metal objects inserted in potatoes has led to recalls across Atlantic Canada.

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A potato with a metal object was found in a bag of Linkletter Farms potatoes sold in Carmenville, N.L. This discovery comes a day after a similar incident in Labrador City, N.L. also involving a potato from the Summerside farm.
Loretta Saunders April 30, 2015

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Loretta Saunders. Submitted