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Another sticky day for many in the Maritimes, but a break in the humidity is coming. In Nova Scotia, the heat warning continues Wednesday and possibly into Thursday for much of the province - except extreme western areas. Maximum daytime temperatures will reach the high 20s but will feel like nearly 40. Environment Can...
Kelli Rickard 2h ago
A 25-year-old man from Colchester County is dead after a two-vehicle crash in East Hants. It happened just before noon yesterday in South Rawdon, as a truck and a van collided at an intersection. The driver of the van was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver and passenger of the truck, both from the Truro area, had...
Kevin Northup 18h ago
Residents of Wolfville continue to honour a young boy who died in flash floods. A memorial tribute was held in the town for the young boy named Eli, who was swept away in a local park on Thursday. Mayor Wendy Donovan says the community and beyond are rallying behind the family. "Things like this bring a community ...
Kevin Northup 21h ago
A Nova Scotia MP said he was disappointed his area didn't get disaster relief funding from the feds. Hants and Kings MP Kody Blois said the Municipality of the County of Kings applied twice to get funding from the feds through the Disaster Mitigation and Adaptation Fund. But the county was denied, which disappointed Bl...
Jacob Moore Jul 15, 2024 1 views
A prisoner has died in custody at the Springhill Institution, a medium-security prison. Charles Mangapi was serving a sentence of two years, seven months and seven days when he died Saturday. He started serving his sentence June 7 after he was convicted of two counts of motor vehicle theft and one count of sexual inter...
Jacob Moore Jul 15, 2024
A 63-year-old man from Hants County is dead after his motorcycle hit an SUV towing a trailer. Lunenberg RCMP says the collision happened near the intersection of Forties Road and Barrs Corner Road on Sunday at about 4:45 p.m. The man died at the scene. The two people in the SUV were uninjured. The road was closed for s...
Jacob Moore Jul 15, 2024
According to the union representing them (NSGEU), the supply of ultrasound technicians in Nova Scotia is "critically low". Health Minister Michelle Thompson spoke with reporters about what the province is doing to address it but says there isn't a quick fix. "There was never any planning done for the pla...
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Did you decide to eat out this past weekend with the family? You may have noticed increased prices at your favourite restaurant. Atlantic Vice-President for Restaurants Canada, Jordi Morgan, says skyrocketing grocery prices are having an impact. "What happens is that the venue costs go up. When you see inflation a...
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You'll soon be able to access your X-rays digitally. The province says reports from today and onward will be available on the YourHealthNS app. It will take two weeks for the report to appear. Health Minister Michelle Thompson says this is just the beginning, and they plan to make more records and info available. The r...
Kevin Northup Jul 15, 2024
Tragedy in Cavendish, P.E.I. RCMP and firefighters from New Glasgow and North Rustico were called to Route 6 early Sunday morning where they found a cottage fully engulfed in flames. Firefighters discovered human remains inside once the fire was extinguished. Three others were hurt, one with serious injuries. EMS also ...
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