‘There are some patients in desperate financial need’
SERIES: The Holocaust - Halifax's Natan Nevo paints over dark days of war with a positive look at life and people
SERIES: North Sydney couple lost families in Holocaust, found each other
SERIES: The Holocaust - Mother’s Jewish faith comes to light after her death
New sports centre: The Marcel R. Comeau Sports Centre is officially opened at Université Sainte-Anne
Nova Scotia NDP introduces another bill on environmental racism
Sexual assault nurse examiner program recruiting RNs to be based in Kentville
The Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner program is coming to Kentville and looking to hire Annapolis Valley registered nurses to train and join its team. ...
SERIES: The Holocaust - Seeing and surviving the unthinkable
Editor’s note: The headline was surprising — “Holocaust is fading from memory, survey finds.” That was in the New York Times. There were similar headlines in USA Today, NBC News, and other major U.S. media outlets. The ...
Upper Woods Harbour fire under control Lands and Forestry says on Sept. 12
UPPER WOODS HARBOUR, NS – Firefighters have gotten the upper hand on a forest fire burning in the backwoods of Upper Woods Harbour, Shelburne County, thanks to some overnight rain, a shift in wind direction and a little luck. Fire crews from ...
Fire crews respond to Sept. 11 forest fire in Woods Harbour area
WOODS HARBOUR, N.S. – Fire crews from the Department of Lands and Forestry and several local fire departments including Woods Harbour/Shag Harbour and Island Barrington Passage have responded to a fire in the woods behind the power line in the ...
Queens-Shelburne MLA worries about Roseway Hospital's future
SHELBURNE, N.S. – Queens-Shelburne MLA Kim Masland fears that Roseway Hospital may be next on the Liberal chopping block, after failing to get a commitment from Health and Wellness Minister Randy Delorey that it will stay open. “This ...
Electoral Boundaries Commission told to make Shelburne County whole again
SHELBURNE. NS – There was no mincing words at the provincial Electoral Boundaries Commission review hearing in Shelburne on Sept. 7, where commission members were told by speaker after speaker to make the electoral district of Shelburne County ...
Electoral Boundaries Commission proposes return to Acadian ridings
TUSKET, YARMOUTH COUNTY, NS – It was welcome news to those in the room that a proposal being looked at by a 2018 Electoral Boundaries Commission is to reinstate Acadian and African Nova Scotian ridings. Still, to avoid a repeat of 2012 when ...
Shag Harbour UFO Centre broken into and vandalized
SHAG HARBOUR, NS – The RCMP are investigating a break and enter at the Shag Harbour UFO Centre that occurred overnight on Friday, Sept. 7 and left the place vandalized. Shag Harbour UFO Incident Society president and volunteer Laurie Wickens ...
Lands and Forestry fire crews put out four fires in southwestern N.S.
BARRINGTON, N.S. – Provincial Lands and Forestry fire crews were kept busy late last week and over the weekend extinguishing a total of four fires in the Oak Park, Oak Park Lake, Pubnico Lake/Barrington River areas in southwestern Nova ...
More steps being taken to help Shelburne County residents affected by drought conditions
SHELBURNE COUNTY, NS – Increased measures are being taken in Shelburne County to help residents impacted by the lack of rain with non-potable water sources. Fire departments in the Municipality of Barrington have started delivering ...