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Fri, 13 Dec 2019 22:58:00 -0400
Wait and see as time winds down on Northern Pulp deadline
The future of Northern Pulp remains unclear. The province has until Tuesday to make a decision whether to approve a proposed treatment facility which would pump treated effluent into the Northumberland Strait.
Fri, 13 Dec 2019 22:26:00 -0400
N.B. premier quips there could be 'first election call on Christmas Day'
Premier Blaine Higgs revealed Friday that the vote on a nursing home workers bill will be a confidence test.
Fri, 13 Dec 2019 19:05:00 -0400
Indigenous hockey player buoyed by support after sharing experience with racism
An Indigenous hockey player from Nova Scotia who shared his experience of racism on the ice says he's been inspired to stick with the sport after an outpouring of support from professionals and peers.
Fri, 13 Dec 2019 17:00:00 -0400
Cape Breton man, 43, faces charge of criminal negligence in infant boy's death
A 43-year-old Cape Breton man is facing charges in relation to the death of a four-month-old boy. Jason Wayne Comer will appear in Sydney provincial court Jan. 29 charged with criminal negligence causing death.
Fri, 13 Dec 2019 15:41:00 -0400
Put your thinking tuque on; N.S. offering $126K for wild blueberry innovations
Wild blueberries are Nova Scotia's leading agricultural export. The provincial government is looking for new ways to push sales even higher -- and it's offering $126,000 for new ideas.
Fri, 13 Dec 2019 15:33:00 -0400
New Brunswick Red Cross closes flood office in Fredericton
Seven months after spring flooding left parts of New Brunswick badly damaged, the Canadian Red Cross has closed a temporary flood relief office in Fredericton.
Fri, 13 Dec 2019 14:02:00 -0400
Canadian man diagnosed with brain tumour in Thailand begins long journey home
A Canadian man diagnosed with a brain tumour in Thailand has begun the long and difficult journey back home so he can undergo surgery and further treatment for cancer.
Fri, 13 Dec 2019 11:54:18 -0400
Halifax police charge pair with drug trafficking
Halifax Regional Police have charged two people with multiple offences in relation to a drug trafficking investigation.
Fri, 13 Dec 2019 11:16:00 -0400
Halifax police charge man with arson
Halifax police have charged a man with arson in connection with a fire in Halifax Thursday morning.
Thu, 12 Dec 2019 19:53:19 -0400
N.S. family turns to public seeking information on son's disappearance
The family of 35-year-old Tony Walsh is speaking out hoping someone has information about the whereabouts of their loved one.