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Teachers in Nova Scotia could soon be back on the picket line. President of the Nova Scotia Teachers Union Liette Doucet announced a strike vote will be held next week. In a release Tuesday...

Post date: February 14, 2018

New secure driver’s licences and photo ID cards are now available in Nova Scotia. The rollout began in December and continued last month. About 1000 are now in circulation. Kevin Mitchell,...

Post date: February 14, 2018

Educational staff across the province are bucking the province's efforts to change the system.President of the Nova Scotia Teachers Union Liette Doucet says two have already said they will step...

Post date: February 13, 2018

The Nova Scotia Health Authority wants to hear from people in the Yarmouth area about what it would mean to have increased cancer care services. Specifically, The Nova Scotia Cancer Care Program...

Post date: February 13, 2018

Nova Scotia's NDP leader says Premier Stephen McNeil is entirely deaf to the crisis in health care and education. Gary Burrill says the Liberal leader is seemingly unaware of how his policies are...

Post date: February 13, 2018

The emergency department at Digby Hospital will be closed until tomorrow morning. The health authority says it's due to physician availability. It closed at 6 this morning (Tues Feb. 13) and...

Post date: February 13, 2018

The PC party of Nova Scotia have announced when they'll elect their next leader.A leadership convention will be held in Halifax October 26 and 27.The successful candidate will be chosen using a...

Post date: February 12, 2018

It's that time of year to get outside and take note of our fine feathered friends.The 21st annual Great Backyard Bird Count is being held across North America this weekend.Bird watchers count the...

Post date: February 12, 2018

A number of Southwest Fusion Volleyball teams were playing in the 'Super Series' across the province over the weekend. At Par-en-Bas, the U16 Boys team placed fourth and the U18 Boys came in third...

Post date: February 12, 2018

Two Yarmouth Whitecaps swimmers placed at the Senior Long Course meet at Dalplex in Halifax over the weekend, even though both are recovering from illness. In the Senior men's category, Alec d'...

Post date: February 12, 2018

BANTAM A: The West Pubnico Pharmasave Bantam A Mariners won their one game league playoff series on Saturday 2-1. Tyler MacLeod scored both goals with assists for Tanner Nickerson, Ben LeBlanc...

Post date: February 12, 2018

Nova Scotia's education minister says people need good information on upcoming changes to education administration. Zach Churchill says that's why he'll be holding a series of meetings with...

Post date: February 12, 2018

An organization representing commercial fishing groups from the three coasts says DFO shares in the responsibility of protecting coastal communities. Melanie Sonnenburg is president of the...

Post date: February 12, 2018

Gary Nickerson speaks with Melanie Sonnenburg of the Canadian Independent Fish Harvesters Association on changes to the Federal Fisheries Act. Kevin Northup talks to Claudette Deveau of the...

Post date: February 12, 2018

Canadian Blood Services is in the Tri-Counties holding community blood drives. It's their first time back in the region since the holidays. CBS relies on a small percentage of the population...

Post date: February 12, 2018

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