2-minute reads Part 3: Who are the people in our neighbourhood?
CINDY DAY: Debunking a meteorological myth
Mount Allison researchers hoping to get insiders’ view into cannabis ...
NB Agricultural Alliance launches Why local? Why not? campaign
Front licence plates to be eliminated in New Brunswick
Bonavista Biennale returns for second time
Potential Bonavista hotel entrepreneur frustrated with council ...
Calgary couple moves to Sackville to re-open local restaurant
Preventing nighttime accidents is easy, fun
The Sackville Tribune Post
Newfoundland and Labrador premier joins push to have Jimmy Kimmel visit
From air cadet to fighter pilot: Clarenville’s Lt-Col. Mark Hickey earns Meritorious Service Medal from Canadian Air Force
The waiting game: After UNESCO evaluation visit, aspiring Geopark waits for possible certification
Ghost gear hunt in the Gulf of St. Lawrence removes 9 km of rope
Cleanup continues at Hibernia platform spill
Sheen observed on water near Hibernia platform
Operators of the Hibernia platform off the coast of Newfoundland are investigating a sheen observed on the water near the oil production facility. The Hibernia Management and Development Company Ltd. (HMDC) says all platform personal are safe and ...
A trillion trees - Medway forest co-op manager not scared by the ‘afforestation’ numbers in report
Mary Jane Rodger has planted 500,000 trees in her lifetime. She knows people who have planted more than a million. So when the journal ‘Science’ came out with a report July 5 about how many trees could be planted around the globe to bring ...
Bear Necessities - Living with the bears no hardship for animal-loving West Dalhousie woman
One day Sue Skipton was putting up a new mailbox at the edge of the narrow gravel road by her house. She was so focused on the job she didn’t notice the big black bear shuffling up behind her. When she looked up it was right there. She could ...
UPDATE: Three confirmed dead in northern Labrador floatplane crash
The Joint Task Force Atlantic (JTFA) has confirmed that three people are dead and four more are missing following a floatplane crash Mistastin Lake in northern Labrador. Yesterday morning, a Canadian Armed Forces CH-149 Cormorant helicopter ...
Nova Scotia’s Bernadette Jordan among MPs targeted in Facebook impersonation scam
Rural Economic Development Minister Bernadette Jordan of Nova Scotia is one of a number of federal ministers and MPs recently targeted in a Facebook impersonation and phishing scam. Émilie Simard, press secretary for Jordan – who is ...
Project at Yarmouth hospital will enhance support for patients and families during end-of-life care
It took a while, but it was worth the wait. That’s how Shirley Hubbard, chair of the Yarmouth County Hospice Society, summed up her reaction to the news that the Yarmouth Regional Hospital soon will have a more welcoming space to support and ...
Truro man apprehended by heavily armed police
A 22-year-old Truro man was arrested for weapons-related offences after being apprehended by heavily armed police officers in Truro Thursday afternoon. Truro Police Chief Dave MacNeil said officers arrived at a Lavinia Drive property around 10 ...
SIRT asked to investigate death of man in Amherst Police custody
During the early morning hours of June 29th, 2019, Amherst Police located an adult male on Willow Street that they believed to be intoxicated. The male was transported to the Amherst Police Department and lodged in cells. While being monitored, it ...
From bombs to graduation: Three Syrian brothers cross the stage in Shelburne, N.S. to receive high school diplomas
The bombs started falling while Wadah Hendawi was at work. He hurried home and asked his wife, Raghdaa, to gather some belongings while he put their daughter and three sons in the car. Wadah drove away quickly, watching in the rear-view mirror ...
Tickets to hear Barack Obama speak in Halifax go on sale Saturday
Tickets to hear former U.S. president Barack Obama speak in Halifax this fall go on sale Saturday. Obama, who will speak on leadership, hope, and civic engagement at the Scotiabank Centre on Nov. 13, is being brought to town to mark the 70th ...