PAQTNKEK: The Chief of Paqtnkek Mi’kmaw Nation says an apology from Pope Francis is a good first step, even if it doesn’t make up for the years of suffering his people endured in the Canadian residential school...
PORT HAWKESBURY: A government official testified at the Desmond Fatality Inquiry regarding the standards police use to address cases of intimate partner violence, including the fact officers had “limited” training in the years prior to the triple...
Warning: This story includes disturbing information. HALIFAX: Family members of one of the victims of April 2020’s mass shooting believe their mother was alive for hours after RCMP officers on the scene declared her...
PORT HAWKESBURY: Over 130 of the region’s business and community leaders heard about activities in key sectors during the Strait Area Chamber of Commerce’s annual State of the Strait Business Update on March 30 at the Port...
ARICHAT: An investigation by Richmond Municipal Council has determined that a councillor has violated the code of conduct. Following an in-camera session before the conclusion of the March 21 regular monthly meeting, Richmond Warden...
ANTIGONISH: Brian Mulroney, Canada’s 18th Prime Minister, discussed the most important issues facing the nation in a recent virtual Distinguished Speaker Series through StFX University. Speaking on the challenges of leadership during turbulent times,...
STRAIT AREA: Sean Fraser says he found it moving to witness Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky’s virtual address to Parliament. The Immigration Minister and Central Nova MP was referring to Zelensky’s appeal last week for...
STRAIT AREA: As the Russian invasion on Ukraine enters into its third week, action is being taken in the Strait area. Municipalities are providing financial assistance, a company who knows what they are going...
WARNING: This story contains disturbing details. HALIFAX: With no surveillance cameras or cellphone footage, families of many of the victims of April 2020’s mass shooting and arson rampage in a quiet rural northern Nova...
HALIFAX: The Nova Scotia Nature Trust (NSNT) said it is continuing to protect more land in the province, particularly three parcels in the region. NSNT Executive Director Bonnie said they are creating land assemblages...




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