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The province still considering opening borders to rest of Canada

The province still considering opening borders to rest of Canada

A recent poll from Halifax-based Narrative Research shows 80 percent of Nova Scotians don't want to open the bubble to the rest of Canada
Province hires additional staff to help with 811 backlog

Province hires additional staff to help with 811 backlog

'I've been assured the phone lines is not the principle bottleneck, it's the staffing,' says Randy Delorey
Outdoor learning areas popping up at schools in HRM

Outdoor learning areas popping up at schools in HRM

According to the province’s back-to-school plan, outdoor lessons and breaks should be provided when possible
Temperature screenings coming to Halifax's airport next week

Temperature screenings coming to Halifax's airport next week

As of Wednesday, all departing passengers will have their temperatures checked during pre-board screening
No new cases of COVID-19 to report Thursday

No new cases of COVID-19 to report Thursday

As of today, Sept. 17, Nova Scotia has one active case of COVID-19
Customer incentives for hospitality industry could help struggling economy: Dal prof

Customer incentives for hospitality industry could help struggling economy: Dal prof

Restaurants, hotels and entertainment venues have been some of the businesses hardest hit by COVID-19 shutdowns and restrictions
No new cases of COVID-19 to report Wednesday

No new cases of COVID-19 to report Wednesday

As of today, Sept. 16, Nova Scotia has one active case of COVID-19
Opposition parties demand increased testing capacity as number of calls to 811 spikes

Opposition parties demand increased testing capacity as number of calls to 811 spikes

Opposition parties say the increase, and subsequent backlog is the result of sending students back to school
Visitor restrictions being eased at hospitals

Visitor restrictions being eased at hospitals

There will soon be more opportunities for family members, primary support persons and caregivers to support patients
No new cases of COVID-19 reported Tuesday

No new cases of COVID-19 reported Tuesday

As of today, Sept. 15, Nova Scotia has one active case of COVID-19
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