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Former Brooklyn fire chief pleads not guilty to sexual assault
As rain finally arrives, province offers update on plans to help people affected by this summer's dry conditions
North Kentville sex offender says he's been 'severely' beaten at Burnside jail
Annapolis Royal emergency medical centre closed Sept. 18, 20
RCMP divers searching Digby County lake for missing person
SERIES: The Holocaust - Halifax's Natan Nevo paints over dark days of war with a positive look at life and people
Former Yarmouth high school building being eyed for development of up to 55 apartment dwellings
YARMOUTH, N.S. – A proposal has come to the Town of Yarmouth to construct up to 55 apartment dwellings inside the old Yarmouth high school building on Parade Street. The process now involves the approval of a development agreement. At its ...
New compost bins ordered for Annapolis County residents
ANNAPOLIS COUNTY, N.S. – New compost carts are expected to be rolled out starting later this month. Annapolis County chief administrative officer (CAO) John Ferguson recently confirmed that the first two truckloads of new compost carts were ...
SERIES: The Holocaust - Mother’s Jewish faith comes to light after her death
BELLEORAM, N.L. – It wasn’t until after her death that Sophia May’s children learned their mother had kept a secret from them all their lives – she was Jewish. After years of research into her history and Jewish culture, ...
Head-on motorcycle collision claims second life in Sweets Corner
A second man has died following a multi-motorcycle collision on Wentworth Road on Sept. 3. ...
New sports centre: The Marcel R. Comeau Sports Centre is officially opened at Université Sainte-Anne
CHURCH POINT, N.S - The newly renovated sports centre at the Université Saint-Anne is now called the Marcel R. Comeau Centre Sportif and is officially open to the public. The Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency (ACOA) previously announced ...
Fracking fissures remain after Pugwash debate
PUGWASH, N.S. – Depending on who you talk to, fracking could inject new life into Cumberland County - or it will kill it. About 200 people gathered at the Pugwash Curling Club Sept. 13 to listen to two economists, Gerard Lucyshyn and Michael ...
Federal loan to grow jobs, global market reach at Benjamin Bridge in Gaspereau
At least twenty jobs will be added at Benjamin Bridge Vineyards through loaned federal funds also intended to grow its production and global reach. ...
Kings and Hants County Court Report: Sept. 14
Custody and probation for sexual assault A Falmouth man has been ordered to serve 14 days in custody and complete two years of probation for sexual assault. David Gerald Matheson, 56, was sentenced on one charge of sexual assault in Kentville ...
Yarmouth RCMP searching for two suspects after 77-year-old man robbed in Plymouth
YARMOUTH, NS – The Yarmouth RCMP are searching for two suspects after a 77-year-old Yarmouth man was grabbed from behind by two men on his property in Plymouth, Yarmouth County, on Thursday and forced him to hand over money before the two ...
Nova Scotia NDP introduces another bill on environmental racism
HALIFAX, NS – The stench. The smoke. The hazardous materials. And the question of what all of this doing to their health. It’s a list that Shelburne resident Louise Delisle rattles off when she talks about the decades that people ...