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Researchers from Acadia University are studying maternal health and midwifery in rural areas.A research project will focus on the Valley where there are no government run midwifery services and the...

Post date: February 02, 2018

If you believe Shubenacadie Sam in Nova Scotia, we're in for an early spring. The first groundhog in North America to make a weather prediction emerged from his den around 8 o'clock this morning...

Post date: February 02, 2018

Another emergency room closure in the Tri-Counties. The health authority has announced the ER at the Digby Hospital will be closed tomorrow from 6:00am to 8pm. It will close again Sunday at 6:...

Post date: February 02, 2018

Childcare is getting more affordable.Changes to Nova Scotia's Child Care Subsidy Program is making it easier for families to afford and access child care.Shelley Thompson Thompson says the...

Post date: February 02, 2018

Workplace injuries continue to be an issue for Nova Scotians.The Workplace Compensation Board of Nova Scotia's Report shows there were almost 4,400 time-loss injuries from January to September...

Post date: February 02, 2018

Updated: It looks like an early spring for Nova Scotia.According to folklore because Shubenacadie Sam did not see his shadow we can expect an early spring.He appeared at 8 this morning before a large...

Post date: February 02, 2018

Unions representing employees in Nova Scotia's education system are worried about having to negotiate with the provincial government as opposed to school boards.Besides teachers, the education...

Post date: February 01, 2018

There are closures coming up for Roseway Hospital's Emergency Department in Shelburne.The Nova Scotia Health Authority says in a release, the ER will close tomorrow at 6am and reopen Saturday at...

Post date: February 01, 2018

Every student in Nova Scotia will have access to a healthy breakfast.Last month the provincial government announced it's more than doubled it's funding to the School Healthy Eating Program.It...

Post date: February 01, 2018

Nova Scotia's first ever Lobster Crawl starts tomorrow and it's coming to the South Shore.Donna Hatt, Tri-Chair of the South Shore Lobster Crawl says it was originally only going to be one...

Post date: February 01, 2018

A 38-year-old Bridgewater man is facing three counts of Possession of Child Pornography for distribution.Theodore Lionel Lyttle was in Bridgewater Provincial Court yesterday after Bridgewater Police...

Post date: February 01, 2018

UPDATE: Story  updated at 2:40 p.m.  to include details of the accused's court appearance.A 24-year-old Greenfield man has been charged with arson and break and enter with intent to...

Post date: February 01, 2018

Canadians could soon have to make a slight adjustment to their national anthem.The Senate approved legislation yesterday, that will make O'Canada more gender neutral.Bill #C210 has been adopted...

Post date: February 01, 2018

Minimum wage earners will see a slight raise come April 1.Nova Scotia's Minimum Wage Review Committee has recommended an increase of 15 cents and hour.That will mean a rate of $11 an hour for...

Post date: January 31, 2018

After fire destroyed their tattoo shop, Artistic Issues is back on its feet.Rennick Clattenburg and his mentor, Aaron Kaizer, didn't have insurance and lost their entire shop when a block of King...

Post date: January 31, 2018

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