The Department of Health and Wellness has reopened Melmerby Beach in Pictou County to swimming after receiving results of water samples that meet the recreational water guideline. The beach was closed Aug. 13. To check on the status of a beach, call the Nova Scotia Lifeguard Service Beach Information Line at 902-477-6168 or visit http://nsls.ns.ca Melmerby Beach in Pictou County Reopens”>. -30-
The average value for the Canadian dollar on Friday was 80.71 cents US, up 0.94 of a cent from Thursday.The U.S. dollar was at C$1.2390, down 1.46 cents.Pound sterling was at C$1.6060, down 1.01 cents, and US$1.2962, up 0.70 of a cent.The Euro was at C$1.4719, down 1.68 cents.Quotations provided by the Bank of Canada.