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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Chainsaw juggler to attempt new world record during HubFest
Truro Police seek help in identifying woman in photo
What's next for Central Nova, now that Roger MacKay is out of the federal election race?
RCMP seeks public’s help in finding missing Annapolis County woman
Catalina man sentenced in assault case, attempted murder charges dropped
St. Andrews student preparing for Italy experience
“The food is amazing, the scenery, and I’ve always wanted to learn how to speak Italian." - Mark MacDonald ...
Irving’s Halifax shipyard awarded frigate maintenance contract
The feds awarded Irving Shipbuilding a $500-million contract Thursday to maintain the navy’s Halifax-class frigates. “This initial five-year contract guarantees a minimum of three frigates for the shipyard, with work planned to begin ...
Canadian military bans face tattoos
The Canadian Armed Forces has inked a new policy on tattoos. The new directive, released Tuesday, prohibits any tattoos on the face or the scalp and restricts them from displaying any connection with criminal activity, nudity, or promoting or ...
Injured officer, man killed in Truro weekend shooting identified
Independent confirmation has identified Const. Ben Goodwin as the RCMP officer who was hit by a stolen car Saturday around 2:30 a.m. before shooting and killing the driver. - Facebook The RCMP officer who pulled the trigger in ...
Newfoundland and Labrador premier joins push to have Jimmy Kimmel visit
The push to coax American talk show host Jimmy Kimmel to visit this province has been so strong, even the premier is getting in on it. On his Twitter page this morning, Premier Dwight Ball posted, “Hey @jimmykimmel, what are you waiting for? ...
RCMP officer shoots and kills driver of stolen vehicle in Truro
The province’s Serious Incident Response Team said Sunday that no new information is being released yet about a case that started out as a report of a stolen vehicle and ended in a fatal shooting by a Mountie in Truro early ...
From air cadet to fighter pilot: Clarenville’s Lt-Col. Mark Hickey earns Meritorious Service Medal from Canadian Air Force
Ever since he was a young child living in Gander, Lt.-Col. Mark Hickey says he had a fascination with airplanes. “My folks and my family say that, at four or five years old, I was always pointing at the airplanes at Gander International ...
Annapolis Valley’s Oaklawn Farm Zoo mourns loss of lion Obi
Maria Weinberg is missing her big baby. The Annapolis Valley zookeeper is one of many people mourning the loss of Obi, one of the African lions residing at Oaklawn Farm Zoo. Obi, whose name means “heart,” died Aug. 6 after fighting ...
Dalhousie medical school promising more doctors
Premier Stephen McNeil announced Thursday that the province is paying for 16 more seats at Dalhousie University's medical school at $75,000 apiece. But Nova Scotia’s Progressive Conservatives say it should have happened years ...
Kingston woman saddened by withdrawal management changes in Middleton hospital
Trish Gallant’s memories of her ailing mother are more powerful than nagging urges to numb her pain with narcotics. “They had to keep her, bluntly put, drugged while she was on her last leg,” said Gallant in a recent interview ...