Former area resident continues effort to have son's memorial ...
Nova Scotia unveils higher-than-expected budget surplus
Grand Chapter Order of the Eastern Star presents $20,800 to Children’s ...
Downshore Market on Saturday mornings in Advocate Harbour
The Elliotts coming back to Oxford’s Capitol Theatre on Aug. 2
It’s summer. Celebrate life and give thanks
Grilled grass? I think I’ll pass
Time to put more teeth into dangerous and unsightly premises rules
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Stronge returns to court Oct. 10 to face firearm charges
Amherst Provincial Court News for Sept. 9
Coldbrook resident recounts frightful encounter when Dorian toppled a tree into house
Margaretsville firefighters virtually cut off when storm takes out power, phones
Before the power came back on mid-day Sept. 12, firefighters in Margaretsville were scrambling to find a way to communicate with the outside world after Hurricane Dorian knocked out power and phone service Sept. 7. “Unfortunately the fire ...
Halifax sex shop robbery sparks manhunt
Police are hunting for a middle-age man who robbed a Halifax sex shop Thursday at knife-point. “At approximately 2:15 p.m. police received a report of a robbery that had occurred at Pleasures and Treasures located at 6232 Quinpool Road in ...
Wedding weathers the storm after hurricane Dorian douses Pictou County couple's plans
This marriage has already weathered a storm, and thanks to some local businesses and families who came together the bride and groom have a sunny start. The wedding was originally scheduled to take place on Sept. 7, but on the morning of the big ...
Assoun to get payment from Nova Scotia, Ottawa while settlement being negotiated
Glen Assoun, who was wrongly imprisoned for 17 years, will receive an undisclosed sum of money from the province and Ottawa this week while a settlement is being negotiated, according to Nova Scotia Justice Minister Mark Furey. Furey disclosed ...
VIDEO: Downed trees from hurricane Dorian close provincial, federal and Nature Conservancy parks and trails in Nova Scotia
Three provincial campgrounds reopened to the public Wednesday, but many more of the government’s 20 campgrounds and 110 parks remain closed for damage cleanup and assessment following hurricane Dorian. “There was a lot of ...
Falmouth homeowner wondering if tornado took out 100-plus trees during Dorian storm
Chris Sullivan and his partner, Joanne, had just finished clipping siding back onto the garage when they witnessed something they won’t soon forget. ...
Police look for person who left firearm at Lower Sackville restaurant
Police in Halifax County are trying to identify a person who left a firearm in a backpack at a restaurant. RCMP say that just before 3 p.m. on Aug. 30, a man entered a restaurant on Sackville Drive in Lower Sackville and left a short time later. ...
Multimillion-dollar Dartmouth pot trafficker knew his day would come
A Dartmouth man convicted of moving $3.5 million worth of marijuana from British Columbia to Nova Scotia made a “calculated gamble” that wound up with a judge sentencing him to 30 months behind bars. Kirk Edward Withrow, 54, ...
Impact of Dorian still being felt days after fact in some Kings County communities
The impact of post-tropical storm Dorian is still being felt in several Kings County communities several days after the fact. ...
A total of 63,369 power outages remaining across Nova Scotia Wednesday morning
On Wednesday at about 10 a.m., the Nova Scotia Power outage map showed 6,131 active outages remaining across Nova Scotia, 63,369 people affected. For Cape Breton most of the larger pockets of outages affecting 101-1,000 customers was expected to ...