Sipekne’katik First Nation takes on Nova Scotia’s Supreme Court with Alton Gas appeal
The contention around a natural-gas storage facility proposed on for the Shubenacadie river continues.
By Julia-Simone Rutgers
Nova Scotia’s minimum wage to rise to $12.55 in April
It will put about $2,000 extra dollars in NS pockets before tax per year.
Tags: City, Province, Nova Scotia, Minimum wage
Halifax Regional Police review suggests reorganization, more civilian input
Halifax Regional Council passed almost all recommendations from a recent review to improve the organization.
Tags: News, HRP, Police, Street Checks, Halifax Regional Police, RCMP, Reality Bites
Ridesharing companies are getting uber-close to their Halifax debut
But approval from the province could put a snag in the process.
Tags: City, Taxi, Uber, TNC's, Halifax Regional Council, HRM, Rideshare, Uberized
Moving beyond Nova Scotia’s street check ban
Finally, police can’t just stop people under the guise of street checks any more. Will banning one racist tactic change the systemic issues that have pained Halifax’s Black community for decades?
Tags: City, Street Checks, Halifax, Halifax Regional Police, Racism, HRP, RCMP, Carding, Police stops, Systemic Racism
Fully vaccinated Canada: animated tracker of national vaccine progress in 2021
The COVID vaccine side effects Nova Scotia doesn’t acknowledge
“The race between virus and vaccine is not settled yet”
14 rules that relax in Phase 4 of NS reopening
Timeline of Nova Scotia’s 2021 reopening plan
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Full election results for Halifax and Nova Scotia as Conservatives gain Liberal ground
By Lyndsay Armstrong
CBC’s “lust, legacy and lobster” show Moonshine stays true to Nova Scotia
By Chris Stoodley
That post about a rash of “abductions” downtown is distracting misinformation
By Victoria Walton
What to watch at FIN Atlantic International Film Festival: Wed Sep 22
By Morgan Mullin