MENTAL HEALTH TALK: The waiting game
Support sought for river wall flood mitigation project in Kentville
Kentville council votes to review code of conduct
Kings County residents frustrated by water overwhelming culverts
Wolfville residents urge council to keep RCMP office in town
Kings-Hants candidates appeal to crowd at packed forum in Greenwich
WENDY ELLIOTT: Not more clearcutting – please!
Updated downtown Wolfville building to offer luxury rental suites
Pumpkin people invade Kentville
Scheer excitement: Conservative leader addresses party faithful in Pictou County
Wet weather knocks out power and suspends/cancels services across Nova Scotia
Seafood fraud abounds in Halifax and across the country, according to new survey
UPDATED: RCMP searching for two men after South Rawdon home invasion
Financing available soon to Nova Scotians to improve septic systems
Man threatening girls selling prom dresses in Halifax Regional Municipality
There’s a man contacting young women attempting to sell their used prom dresses and threatening them. “Females have been posting ads for sale of prom dresses on Kijiji (a popular website),” said Cpl. Lisa Croteau of the ...
Atlantic Canada universities see hike in international students
Enrolment at universities in Atlantic Canada is up, largely due to an increase in international students, says a recent report. Full-time visa student enrolment increased by 20 per cent, bringing the total to 19,037 students, as Atlantic ...
Human rights board dismisses ex-Halifax firefighter's complaint
A Nova Scotia Human Rights Commission board of inquiry has dismissed a complaint by a former firefighter against Halifax Regional Fire and Emergency. In a written decision released Tuesday, board chairman Dennis James said the fire service ...
Regulator sets dates for Port Hawkesbury Paper power rate hearing, gives interim approval to proposal
The provincial regulator has approved on an interim basis a proposed new power rate for Port Hawkesbury Paper and set dates for a hearing where a final determination on the tariff will be made. Port Hawkesbury Paper and Nova Scotia Power Inc. have ...
Nova Scotia Reaches Solar Electricity Milestone
More Nova Scotians than ever before are using clean, renewable solar energy to generate electricity for their homes, building on the province’s position as a national leader in the fight against climate change. Recently, ...
Cape Breton's Louise Gillis receives CNIB's highest honour
Sydney's Louise Gillis received the CNIB's highest honour earlier this month, the Arthur Napier Magill Distinguished Service Award, during the organization’s annual community meeting. The award was named after CNIB's second CEO, ...
Mental health wellness drop-in centre in Yarmouth officially opened
TINA COMEAU TRI-COUNTY VANGUARD On the wall next to the coffee bar, beneath the ‘Today’s Menu’ sign, were three simple words: Hope is free. That feeling of hope certainly resonated throughout the room on the day a new mental ...
Nova Scotia MLA Hugh MacKay charged with impaired driving
Chester-St. Margarets MLA Hugh MacKay is getting alcohol addiction treatment after being charged with impaired driving on Sunday. The Liberal caucus office released a statement on behalf of MacKay Tuesday afternoon, detailing what he called ...
Halifax acupuncturist faces two additional sexual assault charges
Halifax Regional Police have charged an acupuncturist with two additional sexual assault charges after two women came forward after the first alleged sexual assault was reported. On Dec. 28, 2018, police received a report from a woman that ...
Infant formula recalled due to possible contamination
President's Choice brand 'sensitive to lactose' milk-based powdered infant formula has been recalled due to possible Cronobacter contamination. Affected products are in 638-gram packages with the UPC code 0 60383 12994 1 and ...