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    Stolen vehicle crashes through fence and flips in Halifax

    Stolen vehicle crashes through fence and flips in Halifax


    A 27-year-old is facing several charges after he allegedly attacked someone he knew, choked them, stole their car and then crashed it on Stadacona base property near downtown Halifax, say regional...

    A 27-year-old is facing several charges after he allegedly attacked someone he knew, choked them, stole their car and then crashed it on Stadacona base property near downtown Halifax, say regional police.

    Report calling for end of gas price regulation flawed, says economist

    Report calling for end of gas price regulation flawed, says economist


    A Nova Scotia-based think-tank says gas price regulation has taken millions of dollars out of the wallets of drivers in Atlantic Canada, but an economist says the report is filled with factual errors and the methodology is...

    A Nova Scotia-based think-tank says gas price regulation has taken millions of dollars out of the wallets of drivers in Atlantic Canada, but an economist says the report is filled with factual errors and the methodology is flawed.

    Woman, 18, found with gunshot wound in north-end Halifax

    Woman, 18, found with gunshot wound in north-end Halifax


    A woman was found inside a home with a gunshot wound just after midnight on Sunday according to Halifax Regional...

    A woman was found inside a home with a gunshot wound just after midnight on Sunday according to Halifax Regional Police.

    Nova Scotia doctors speak out against proposed tax changes

    Nova Scotia doctors speak out against proposed tax changes


    Hundreds of doctors filled a town hall meeting about proposed changes to the federal tax system and one by one, for more than two hours, speakers predicted dire consequences for the health-care system if those changes are...

    Hundreds of doctors filled a town hall meeting about proposed changes to the federal tax system and one by one, for more than two hours, speakers predicted dire consequences for the health-care system if those changes are enacted.

    Deer getting tangled in yards on swings, hammocks and plant cages

    Deer getting tangled in yards on swings, hammocks and plant cages


    Nova Scotians with yards are advised not to leave soccer nets, loose hammocks, swings and netting around plants in their yards to avoid entangling...

    Nova Scotians with yards are advised not to leave soccer nets, loose hammocks, swings and netting around plants in their yards to avoid entangling deer.

    Potholes lead man down rabbit hole of disparity on Halifax road repair

    Potholes lead man down rabbit hole of disparity on Halifax road repair


    Nathan Lewis's continuous pothole problems have always been fixed by the city until this year, when he was surprised to learn what classifies a legally-accepted street in...

    Nathan Lewis's continuous pothole problems have always been fixed by the city until this year, when he was surprised to learn what classifies a legally-accepted street in Halifax.

    New anthology showcases best of Atlantic Canadian children's poems

    New anthology showcases best of Atlantic Canadian children's poems


    Well-known children's author Sheree Fitch and retired professor Anne Hunt have teamed up to compile an anthology of children’s poems from around Atlantic...

    Well-known children's author Sheree Fitch and retired professor Anne Hunt have teamed up to compile an anthology of children’s poems from around Atlantic Canada.

    An architect of Membertou's economic rise has Amazon dreams

    An architect of Membertou's economic rise has Amazon dreams


    Making a pitch to attract an e-commerce giant is usually the domain of big cities, but Maritime First Nations are being encouraged to "never say never" and mount an effort to attract Amazon to Canada's East...

    Making a pitch to attract an e-commerce giant is usually the domain of big cities, but Maritime First Nations are being encouraged to "never say never" and mount an effort to attract Amazon to Canada's East Coast.

    Heritage advocate wants an end to demolitions in planned conservation zones

    Heritage advocate wants an end to demolitions in planned conservation zones


    Since planners started working on the Old South Suburb Heritage Conservation District in 2015, Larry Haiven says seven buildings have either been torn down or are facing...

    Since planners started working on the Old South Suburb Heritage Conservation District in 2015, Larry Haiven says seven buildings have either been torn down or are facing demolition.

    Dozens of Halifax-area drivers ticketed for illegally passing school buses

    Dozens of Halifax-area drivers ticketed for illegally passing school buses


    Police in the Halifax area remind motorists to stop for school buses which are stopped with their lights activated, after ticketing nearly 40 drivers this month for the...

    Police in the Halifax area remind motorists to stop for school buses which are stopped with their lights activated, after ticketing nearly 40 drivers this month for the offence.

    The secret Caribbean vistas right off Nova Scotia's coast

    The secret Caribbean vistas right off Nova Scotia's coast


    A conservation photographer is sharing his images of a remote part of Nova Scotia's coastline that most people have never...

    A conservation photographer is sharing his images of a remote part of Nova Scotia's coastline that most people have never seen.

    'Nobody wants to talk about death:' Patients' stories inspire play about palliative care

    'Nobody wants to talk about death:' Patients' stories inspire play about palliative care


    The PEACE Project weaves together the experiences of palliative care patients and their families in a theatre production, with every line a direct quote from a patient or caregiver. "It is not just about death," Dr. Brenda Sabo says. "It's about quality...

    The PEACE Project weaves together the experiences of palliative care patients and their families in a theatre production, with every line a direct quote from a patient or caregiver. "It is not just about death," Dr. Brenda Sabo says. "It's about quality of life."

    Right whale skeleton, DNA headed to Canada's largest museum

    Right whale skeleton, DNA headed to Canada's largest museum


    Scientists at the Royal Ontario Museum in Toronto are hoping three dead North Atlantic right whales will give them some important...

    Scientists at the Royal Ontario Museum in Toronto are hoping three dead North Atlantic right whales will give them some important insights.

    CBC Nova Scotia News September 22, 2017

    CBC Nova Scotia News September 22, 2017


    The only daily TV news package to focus on Nova Scotians and their...

    The only daily TV news package to focus on Nova Scotians and their stories

    Inverness's foul-tasting, discoloured water blamed on increased demand

    Inverness's foul-tasting, discoloured water blamed on increased demand


    Two new golf courses in Inverness, Cape Breton, have brought more tourists, more jobs and more demand for water. The town's existing system has not been able to keep up and that's meant intermittent brown and foul-tasting...

    Two new golf courses in Inverness, Cape Breton, have brought more tourists, more jobs and more demand for water. The town's existing system has not been able to keep up and that's meant intermittent brown and foul-tasting water.