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Halifax police move in after fire damages the Cannabis Lounge in Bedford

HALIFAX — Police in Halifax have launched a drug investigation after a fire was reported at the Cannabis Lounge in Bedford. The structure fire at 740 Bedford Highway was reported at around 2:30 a.m.

Man wanted for sex crimes arrested in Nova Scotia: RCMP

HALIFAX — RCMP in Nova Scotia have arrested a 22-year-old man who was wanted on a provincewide arrest warrant. The Mounties in Sherbrooke say Brandon Little of Hants County was apprehended without incident late Thursday.
Historic Big Boat Shed on Lunenburg waterfront to be revitalized

Historic Big Boat Shed on Lunenburg waterfront to be revitalized

LUNENBURG, N.S. — A significant piece of shipbuilding history on Nova Scotia's picturesque Lunenburg waterfront is getting upgraded with government help. Ottawa and the province are spending $1.
Art Gallery of Nova Scotia to get 'iconic' new home on Halifax waterfront

Art Gallery of Nova Scotia to get 'iconic' new home on Halifax waterfront

HALIFAX — The Art Gallery of Nova Scotia is getting a new home on the Halifax waterfront, to showcase a collection that includes works by Canadian artists ranging from Alex Colville and Mary Pratt to renowned folk artist Maud Lewis.
Nova Scotia judge briefly extends creditor protection for Quadriga exchange

Nova Scotia judge briefly extends creditor protection for Quadriga exchange

HALIFAX — A Nova Scotia judge has temporarily extended QuadrigaCX's reprieve from its creditors, as the cryptocurrency exchange continues its transition into bankruptcy.
More help arriving for mother who lost 7 children in Halifax house fire

More help arriving for mother who lost 7 children in Halifax house fire

HALIFAX — More relatives of Kawthar Barho were to arrive in Canada Thursday, two months after a fast-moving Halifax house fire killed her seven children and left her husband badly burned.
Nova Scotia Mi'kmaq grandmothers to launch land title claim against gas project

Nova Scotia Mi'kmaq grandmothers to launch land title claim against gas project

HALIFAX — Three Indigenous women described as "grassroots grandmothers'' who were arrested last week at a rural construction site north of Halifax have filed a title claim over land where a company plans to build a natural gas storage facility.
Nova Scotia's justice minister orders moratorium on street checks

Nova Scotia's justice minister orders moratorium on street checks

HALIFAX — Nova Scotia's justice minister is ordering a provincewide moratorium on police street checks, saying it's the best remedy to address the damage the practice has engendered between the black community and peace officers.

Nova Scotia set to unveil future plans for provincial art gallery

HALIFAX — A major announcement is coming Thursday on the future of the Art Gallery of Nova Scotia.
Trudeau names Michael Wood as the new chief justice of Nova Scotia

Trudeau names Michael Wood as the new chief justice of Nova Scotia

HALIFAX — Nova Scotia has a new chief justice. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced Wednesday that Justice Michael Wood will take over from the recently retired Chief Justice Michael MacDonald.
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