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Wedgeport Tuna Tournament Celebrating 20th Anniversary

While the official dates for this year’s Wedgeport Tuna Tournament are Aug. 17 to 24, the celebrations will extend beyond that. Not only is the tournament celebrating its 20th anniversary this year, the region will be welcoming visitors from near and far for the 2024 World Acadian Congress (Congrès mondial acadien 2024) being held Aug. 10 to 18. “Because of the Congrès, there’s going to be thousands and thousands of people in Southwestern Nova Scotia, so we are looking at maybe ...

A Monster Exhibit: Model of Record Catch to be Unveiled at Yarmouth Shark Scramble

Above photo: Yarmouth Shark Scramble co-founder Bob Gavel poses with the record-setting short-fin mako shark when it was landed in 2004. A life-size replica of the mako will soon be on display on the Yarmouth waterfront at Rudder’s Wharf, home of the tournament. Contributed photo. A life-sized replica of the record-setting mako shark caught during the 2004 Yarmouth Shark Scramble will soon be on display at Rudder’s Wharf on the Yarmouth waterfront. “We just ordered it yesterda...