Archibald Lake Wilderness Area
The Nova Scotia Government has announced Archibald Lake as a Wilderness Area. Archibald Lake Wilderness Area covers 684 hectares and includes old-growth forest, hardwood drumlins, lakes and wetland and will protect old-growth forest and animal and fish habitats. The new wilderness area includes three lakes: Archibald, McDonald and Rocky, which feed Archibald Brook, a tributary of St. Marys River.
For more information visit https://novascotia.ca/news/release/?id=20230828001
St. Mary's House League Hockey Annual General Meeting
The St. Mary's House League Hockey Committee will be hosting it's Annual General Meeting on Tuesday, September 5th starting at 6:00pm at the Municipal Office in Sherbrooke. This meeting is to select leadership roles and make important decisions for the upcoming 2023-24 season. Following the AGM, a regular meeting will be held. Anyone interested in joining the program as a volunteer on the board, coach or program volunteer is invited to attend.
Special Weather Statement
A Special Weather Statement has been issued for Guysborough County, forecasting a total rainfall of 40 to 60 mm overnight Tuesday into Wednesday. Periods of rain with embedded downpours or thunderstorms are expected. Similar storms in the past have caused water pooling on road surfaces, road shoulder erosion and washouts as well as elevated river levels.
For up to date weather information visit https://weather.gc.ca/?zoom=1¢er=50.47581536.
Community Post - RCMP Family Day Cancelled
The RCMP Family Day scheduled for this Sunday, August 27th has been cancelled due to the forecasted weather.