HALIFAX: Hospitals in Inverness and Antigonish are undergoing upgrades to train family medicine residents. On January 31, the province announced infrastructure funding of $3.15 million to help finish the work being done to accommodate...
ANTIGONISH: The chair of the Antigonish Affordable Housing Society (AAHS) says she is beyond thrilled their new development project is receiving assistance from both the federal and provincial governments. Colleen Cameron told The Reporter...
PORT HOOD: A local group, and a long-time businessman opposed to a potential wind farm in Inverness County made their case to the municipality. During the regular monthly meeting of Inverness Municipal Council on...
HALIFAX: The provincial government is investing $10 million to support 25 communities through the Back to Work Community Partnership initiative. Strait area projects which received funding in March include the Back to Work Project...
ANTIGONISH: Municipal council is awaiting word on a couple of traffic matters. Antigonish Warden Owen McCarron said the Beech Hill-Trunk 4 intersection remains an issue of concern. Following a meeting of council last week, McCarron said the...
ANTIGONISH: The province’s regulatory body dismissed a number of compensation claims relating to local twinning of Highway 104. In 2016, Roseanne MacEachern and Dream Catcher’s Deli and Treats; Eileen Curry and Justamere Cafe; Elaine Rhynold, Gerard...
STRAIT AREA: Despite two separate education concerns being aired last week by Nova Scotia’s Progressive Conservative and New Democratic parties, the education minister says it’s important for parents, students and staff to be basing their opinions on fact rather than...
HALIFAX: Two new Crown attorneys have been appointed by the Public Prosecution Service to focus on sexual assault prosecutions. Constance MacIsaac and Danielle Fostey will focus on sexual assault prosecutions and provide specialized training to other Crown attorneys. They will...
PORT HAWKESBURY: With Caregivers Awareness Month now in the books, a representative of Caregivers Nova Scotia (CNS) is hoping her latest Strait area workshop will help local caregivers plan ahead for issues that may arise in the months and...
AMHERST: An upcoming public hearing in Antigonish will discuss proposed changes to federal electoral boundaries. On Tuesday, May 31 at 6:30 p.m., Antigonish Town Hall will host one of nine in-person public hearings across...




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