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    Injured cyclist has warning for others after case thrown out on technicality

    Injured cyclist has warning for others after case thrown out on technicality


    Besides serious injuries stemming from a cycling crash where she said she was clipped by a truck on a rural road in Antigonish County, N.S., Anne Cameron also recently learned the case against the driver was thrown out due to a...

    Besides serious injuries stemming from a cycling crash where she said she was clipped by a truck on a rural road in Antigonish County, N.S., Anne Cameron also recently learned the case against the driver was thrown out due to a technicality.

    2 N.S. lobster fishermen take licence fights with DFO to court

    2 N.S. lobster fishermen take licence fights with DFO to court


    Dana Robinson and Lester Martell, who both have health issues, are challenging federal fisheries rules that cap the number of years they can hire a replacement to catch lobster under their...

    Dana Robinson and Lester Martell, who both have health issues, are challenging federal fisheries rules that cap the number of years they can hire a replacement to catch lobster under their licences.

    Kejimkujik to be first Parks Canada campground with gender-neutral washrooms

    Kejimkujik to be first Parks Canada campground with gender-neutral washrooms


    The work is part of a $3-billion Parks Canada plan to upgrade outdated facilities at national parks, historic sites and marine conservation areas across the...

    The work is part of a $3-billion Parks Canada plan to upgrade outdated facilities at national parks, historic sites and marine conservation areas across the country.

    A match is found: Nova Scotia transplant advocate gets 2 new lungs

    A match is found: Nova Scotia transplant advocate gets 2 new lungs


    A Nova Scotia woman has received a double lung transplant just months after she thought the financial burden of the procedure would force her into palliative...

    A Nova Scotia woman has received a double lung transplant just months after she thought the financial burden of the procedure would force her into palliative care.

    McNeil government's fracking ban remains a work in progress

    McNeil government's fracking ban remains a work in progress


    A senior government official told a Nova Scotia legislature committee the McNeil government is working on fracking regulations, but there's no timeline in...

    A senior government official told a Nova Scotia legislature committee the McNeil government is working on fracking regulations, but there's no timeline in place.

    CBC Nova Scotia News April 23, 2019

    CBC Nova Scotia News April 23, 2019


    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

    Trial opens for Ont. man accused of sexually assaulting teenage girl

    Trial opens for Ont. man accused of sexually assaulting teenage girl


    The first day of trial of an Ontario man accused of sexually assaulting a 15-year-old girl heard from an RCMP computer expert on Tuesday in Halifax provincial...

    The first day of trial of an Ontario man accused of sexually assaulting a 15-year-old girl heard from an RCMP computer expert on Tuesday in Halifax provincial court.

    Health authority under fire over doctor recruitment in Cape Breton

    Health authority under fire over doctor recruitment in Cape Breton


    Dalhousie students interested in family medicine will have to wait until the fall to visit Cape Breton after the Nova Scotia Health Authority dropped the ball on an event that was supposed to happen this...

    Dalhousie students interested in family medicine will have to wait until the fall to visit Cape Breton after the Nova Scotia Health Authority dropped the ball on an event that was supposed to happen this month.

    Here's what the N.S. government wants from Northern Pulp's treatment proposal

    Here's what the N.S. government wants from Northern Pulp's treatment proposal


    Nova Scotia Environment Minister Margaret Miller and her department have outlined the information required from Northern Pulp before the company’s proposed effluent treatment plant could be considered for...

    Nova Scotia Environment Minister Margaret Miller and her department have outlined the information required from Northern Pulp before the company’s proposed effluent treatment plant could be considered for approval.

    Mother of man who died in police cells says arresting officers treated too leniently

    Mother of man who died in police cells says arresting officers treated too leniently


    The mother of a Halifax man who died while in a Halifax Regional Police cell says she's happy the Nova Scotia Police Review Board adjourned her appeal into the way the force disciplined the three arresting...

    The mother of a Halifax man who died while in a Halifax Regional Police cell says she's happy the Nova Scotia Police Review Board adjourned her appeal into the way the force disciplined the three arresting officers.

    It's tougher to make it as a Nova Scotia musician in the streaming era

    It's tougher to make it as a Nova Scotia musician in the streaming era


    While streaming is a way for artists to get their music to the masses, the live show is what musicians are relying on to earn an...

    While streaming is a way for artists to get their music to the masses, the live show is what musicians are relying on to earn an income.

    Sound Off: Now's your chance to help shape #nspoli

    Sound Off: Now's your chance to help shape #nspoli


    Even though the spring session of the House of Assembly is over, one of the most important phases of the Nova Scotia political cycle is happening...

    Even though the spring session of the House of Assembly is over, one of the most important phases of the Nova Scotia political cycle is happening now.

    Homicide charge laid in stabbing death of Canadian man in Mexico

    Homicide charge laid in stabbing death of Canadian man in Mexico


    The suspect allegedly attacked Bruce Allen of Dartmouth, N.S., with a knife in a vacation apartment in the small beach city of Progreso, state prosecutors...

    The suspect allegedly attacked Bruce Allen of Dartmouth, N.S., with a knife in a vacation apartment in the small beach city of Progreso, state prosecutors say.

    Unattended lagoon on Chéticamp Island concerns area residents

    Unattended lagoon on Chéticamp Island concerns area residents


    Local resident Andre Bourgeois stumbled upon the man-made hole while out walking his dog last week. It turns out it was to be used for materials dredged from Chéticamp...

    Local resident Andre Bourgeois stumbled upon the man-made hole while out walking his dog last week. It turns out it was to be used for materials dredged from Chéticamp harbour.

    How medical marijuana use could make one Nova Scotia man homeless

    How medical marijuana use could make one Nova Scotia man homeless


    Philip Bennett broke the rules in his apartment building by smoking and vaping his medical marijuana on his balcony, now he's being kicked out. Because he has little money and needs a place that's wheelchair accessible he hasn't been able to find a new...

    Philip Bennett broke the rules in his apartment building by smoking and vaping his medical marijuana on his balcony, now he's being kicked out. Because he has little money and needs a place that's wheelchair accessible he hasn't been able to find a new home.

    Bell tells 88-year-old she must wait 4½ years to get cellphone credits refunded

    Bell tells 88-year-old she must wait 4½ years to get cellphone credits refunded


    An 88-year-old Nova Scotia woman who seldom used her cellphone is trying to recover money from Bell, after automatic debits to pay for the service added up to a credit of close to...

    An 88-year-old Nova Scotia woman who seldom used her cellphone is trying to recover money from Bell, after automatic debits to pay for the service added up to a credit of close to $1,000.

    Heavy downpours to soak much of Nova Scotia Tuesday

    Heavy downpours to soak much of Nova Scotia Tuesday


    Environment Canada is warning parts of the South Shore can expect 50 to 80 milimetres of rain by Tuesday...

    Environment Canada is warning parts of the South Shore can expect 50 to 80 milimetres of rain by Tuesday evening.