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Fri, 21 Oct 2016 14:31:40 EDT(image)
It will likely be less serious than the Thanksgiving Day rainstorm that caused massive flooding, but emergency responders are on standby in Cape Breton for another downpour and high winds this weekend.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 20:39:55 EDT(image)
Defeated councillor Linda Mosher received texts and calls from Jerry Reddick, or the Dawg Father PhD, alerting her to the voter theft allegations, her campaign manager Michael Kydd said.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 16:09:47 EDT(image)
After 46 years in the fleet of the Canadian navy, HMCS Preserver officially reached the end of her commission on Friday.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 06:08:04 EDT(image)
Nearly all of Nova Scotia is under a weather warning for heavy rain that could lead to flooding this weekend.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 12:50:10 EDT(image)
A Lower Sackville man received a 30-day jail sentence and lifetime ban from owning any animals after he pleaded guilty to keeping 19 cats in unhealthy conditions.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 15:13:02 EDT(image)
Hundreds of inmates are sent to solitary confinement every year in Nova Scotia jails, a CBC News investigation has found. Whether a form of punishment or protection from other inmates, the practice can have devastating mental health consequences.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 07:15:50 EDT(image)
A woman hospitalized in Halifax and facing deportation to the United Kingdom after spending much of her life in Canada has been ordered to remain on a detention list for another 30 days.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 13:43:34 EDT(image)
In her decision released Friday, Justice Theresa Forgeron said the risks to the teenage boy are too great as she's satisfied his father sexually abused a stepdaughter over a seven-year period.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 11:42:32 EDT(image)
A bench will be dedicated to Barb Baillie's memory at a ceremony this weekend in Shubie Park in Dartmouth. She was killed on Oct. 19, 1990.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 10:54:07 EDT(image)
The fact an armed man was able to walk into the emergency department at a hospital in Middleton earlier this month has sparked a formal review of security at Nova Scotia health facilities.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 08:30:07 EDT(image)
A well-known advocate who campaigned for the preservation of many heritage buildings in Halifax has died.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 05:45:17 EDT(image)
The province's deputy ministers of health and wellness, and justice are calling a meeting to respond to opioid overdoses that are claiming the life of a Nova Scotian every six days, and it's expected to surge with street fentanyl.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 08:30:36 EDT(image)
Atlantic Lotto Corporation is hoping new self-serve terminals will act as a "growth opportunity" by letting gamblers purchase tickets from machines rather than human employees.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 06:00:00 EDT(image)
A new program launched by an Acadia University student is helping families who use the food bank shop at the Wolfville Farmers’ Market.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 05:30:00 EDT(image)
New data tracker on Agricola Street takes the 'emotion out of the argument' for safer cycling infrastructure, advocate says.