Speakers express opposition to Victoria Street development
Dr. J.H. Gillis Regional High School students compete at Skills ...
Great Cooks, Great Food, Great Memories launched June 2
PHAST earns fourth place overall at swim meet
Strait Regional Centre for Education 2019 honourees
Annual Canada Day Literary Event in Margaree
Antigonish air cadet squadron sees significant growth in 2018-19
Butcher takes first after shuffled race to celebrate 50th Riverside ...
Grand Opening for Midnite Automotive this Saturday
Keepers of the river
District of St. Mary’s receives federal money to help preserve its waterways
VIDEO: Ducklings rescued from storm drain in Truro
Concerns remain as St. Mary’s conducts economic impact study on proposed Cochrane Hill mine
Maritime Launch Services looking to build a launch site near Canso
Former U.S. president Barack Obama to speak in Halifax on Nov. 13
HALIFAX — One of the most admired men in the world is coming to Halifax this fall. Former U.S. president Barack Obama will speak on leadership, hope, and civic engagement at the Scotiabank Centre on Nov. 13. The talk marks the ...
North Sydney pop tab donors saddened by loss of 18-year-old with muscular dystrophy
A North Sydney couple whose grandson became an activist for people living with muscular dystrophy says their hearts are warmed by a school’s donation in his memory. Students at Ferrisview Elementary began collecting flip tabs from aluminum ...
Cape Bretoners weigh in on proposed Canada-wide single-use plastics ban
Some Cape Bretoners are praising the federal Liberal government’s announcement to ban some single-use plastics by 2021. And for others, it’s raising some questions. Anju Virick and her daughter Ivy Leon love the idea, saying ...
33-year-old Truro man charged following stabbing on Lyman Street
TRURO, N.S. – A Truro man is scheduled to appear in court Monday, charged in connection with a stabbing Friday night. Truro Police were called to a disturbance late Friday on Lyman Street. Investigating officers learned there had been an ...
Harvest Halted - Rankin cites species at risk concerns, puts hold on Crown forest cut south of Bridgetown
A parcel of Crown forest south of Bridgetown won’t fall under the axe, at least not right away. After a week of protests and an encampment by concerned citizens and members of Extinction Rebellion Forest Protectors, Lands and Forestry ...
Suspect apprehended in attempted robbery at credit union in Canning
RCMP have a 39-year-old Kings County man in custody after shots were fired during an attempted robbery in Canning on Friday morning. Kings RCMP were called to the Valley Credit Union branch on Seminary Avenue in the village at about 9:30 a.m. A ...
Federal fisheries minister looking into $697 fishing fine for Nova Scotia grandfather
Federal Fisheries Minister Jonathan Wilkinson said he’s looking into an incident that saw a Nova Scotia senior slapped with a fine for showing his granddaughter how to use a fishing rod. As SaltWire reported earlier this week, Doug Barkhouse ...
Cause of Sydney fire that displaced five people Tuesday night is under investigation
The cause of a fire that broke out in a two-unit apartment complex in Sydney on Tuesday night is under investigation by the fire marshal's office and the Cape Breton Regional Police Service's forensic identification unit. Five people were ...
Annapolis County residents camp out in woods hoping to save old forest south of Bridgetown
While harvest of an old Crown forest south of Bridgetown hasn’t started, Annapolis County residents who want the biodiverse woods saved from the axe will keep pressure on government. They were back in the woods late June 11 and stayed the ...
Turned down - Forestry minister Rankin rejects Annapolis County bid to preserve old forest
A bid to save an aging forest south of Bridgetown, by turning it over to Annapolis County to manage as a climate forest and new economic model, was turned down by Department of Lands and Forestry Minister Iain Rankin June 11. Annapolis County ...