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Nova Scotia Liberals promise quick access to funding for rural firehalls

Nova Scotia Liberals promise quick access to funding for rural firehalls

MOUNT UNIACKE, N.S. — Nova Scotia rural fire departments could get a boost of funding in the event of a Liberal victory in the upcoming election, Liberal Leader Iain Rankin said Sunday at a campaign stop in the central part of the province.
N.S. Liberals to make announcement on rural fire department infrastructure

N.S. Liberals to make announcement on rural fire department infrastructure

HALIFAX — Nova Scotia Liberal Leader Iain Rankin is set to make an announcement about rural fire department infrastructure in Mount Uniacke.
HMCS Fredericton departs less than a year after homecoming (15 photos)

HMCS Fredericton departs less than a year after homecoming (15 photos)

The frigate sets sail less than 12 months after returning from its previous deployment which saw six members lost in a tragic Cyclone helicopter crash over the Ionian Sea
Nova Scotia New Democrats make promise to ban street checks if elected next month

Nova Scotia New Democrats make promise to ban street checks if elected next month

HALIFAX — Nova Scotia's NDP leader says his party will ban street checks to curb racial profiling if they win the provincial election next month
N.S. reports 22 cases of heart inflammation following mRNA COVID-19 vaccines

N.S. reports 22 cases of heart inflammation following mRNA COVID-19 vaccines

HALIFAX — Nova Scotia's top public health doctor says there have been 22 cases of heart inflammation reported in the province after immunization with Pfizer-BioNTech or Moderna COVID-19 vaccines.
N.S. Liberal leader faces barrage of criticism over ousting of young female candidate

N.S. Liberal leader faces barrage of criticism over ousting of young female candidate

HALIFAX — A young woman's angry denunciation of Nova Scotia's Liberals for dropping her candidacy over revealing photos left leader Iain Rankin exposed Friday to wider critiques of his leadership style.
RCMP drop top officers' husbands from team liaising with N.S. mass shooting inquiry

RCMP drop top officers' husbands from team liaising with N.S. mass shooting inquiry

HALIFAX — The Mounties are replacing senior members of an internal team tasked with providing information to Nova Scotia's mass shooting inquiry because of conflict of interest concerns. An emailed statement from the force says Chief Supt.
N.S. Progressive Conservatives project Year 1 election promises at $553 million

N.S. Progressive Conservatives project Year 1 election promises at $553 million

HALIFAX — Nova Scotia's Progressive Conservatives released their election platform Thursday, projecting $553 million in new spending during their first year in office to fulfil campaign promises, mostly for the health-care sector.
Former N.S. Liberal candidate says she was dropped because of 'boudoir photos'

Former N.S. Liberal candidate says she was dropped because of 'boudoir photos'

HALIFAX — A woman who was briefly a Liberal candidate in the Nova Scotia election says the party asked her to lie about why she dropped out and cite mental health concerns.
Health officials in Nova Scotia say woman in her 50s latest to die of COVID-19

Health officials in Nova Scotia say woman in her 50s latest to die of COVID-19

HALIFAX — Health officials in Nova Scotia say the latest person to die of COVID-19 in the province is a woman in her 50s in the central zone, which includes Halifax.
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