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It's now official: former astronaut Julie Payette will be Canada's next governor general.The announcement was made today by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, who says Payette's life has been...

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A man has been taken to hospital after he was pinned between a tractor and trailer this afternoon in Lunenburg County.Members of the Italy Cross, Middlewood and District Fire Department were called...

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A prolonged labour dispute could soon be coming to an end.The Nova Scotia government says an industrial inquiry commission will begin working next month to find a resolution between the Halifax...

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Tax rates are on the rise in Mahone Bay following the town's approval of their 2017-18 budget.Residents will pay three cents more on their tax bills after the town agreed to increase the rate to...

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While some of us find the hot, humid weather uncomfortable, it can be downright deadly for your pet. Many people like taking Fido along for a ride in the car, but Nova Scotia RCMP are urging pet...

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RCMP are looking for those responsible for setting a Queens County business on fire.Sometime between the evening of Thursday July 6 and the morning of the seventh, someone pushed a wheelbarrow full...

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Nova Scotians are encouraged to get out and discover the natural beauty surrounding them this weekend.Saturday is Canada's Parks Day.To celebrate, events are being held across the country.In...

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If you've recently purchased Presidents Choice Pub Recipe Chicken Nuggets, you'll want to check the box.Loblaw Companies Limited is recalling the nuggets with a best before date of March 15,...

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Another emergency department closure at Roseway Hospital in Shelburne. This one will begin tomorrow morning at 6 and last until 8am Friday. The shutdown is due to physician availability....

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It's spread by the avian parasite trichomonosis.It causes an infection in the throats of birds, making them unable to swallow.Dave Currie, president of the Nova Scotia Bird Society, said the...

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(Photo: Ken Chetwynd) An annual event in North East Point, Cape Sable Island has raised over $11,000. Proceeds from the 'Row for Nanny's Cure' are for the Rosalin Nickerson Care Fund, helping...

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The history of the Liverpool Curling Club is on the mind of its members.Head of Membership, Jennifer Chase, says they're reaching out to teams who may have won championship banners over the years...

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The Nova Scotia Health Authority says repairs are essentially complete to areas of Yarmouth Regional Hospital, building B.That's where damage was caused by a flood in December 2016 when a pipe...

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Over 200 wildfires continue to burn in BC's interior, and over 14, 000 have been evacuated.  Thousands of others remain on alert, ready to leave at a moments notice.Many of the residents who...

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Love taking pictures? CAA has an opportunity to show off your work.As a part of Canada 150, they launched the Celebrate Canada Photo Contest, and as it stands now, there are few submissions from some...

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