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Nova Scotia reports two new COVID-19 infections, three active cases in province

Nova Scotia reports two new COVID-19 infections, three active cases in province

HALIFAX — Nova Scotia is reporting two additional cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of active cases in the province to three.

Dartmouth, N.S., shooting incident prompts hospital lockdown

DARTMOUTH, N.S. — Dartmouth General Hospital was locked down Friday night after a man arrived seeking treatment for gunshot wounds.
Younger students now required to wear non-medical masks in Nova Scotia schools

Younger students now required to wear non-medical masks in Nova Scotia schools

HALIFAX — Nova Scotia has changed its rules for the use of non-medical masks in schools, announcing Friday that new federal guidelines require younger students to wear them when classes resume Sept. 8.
Nova Scotia reports one new COVID-19 infection, only case active in the province

Nova Scotia reports one new COVID-19 infection, only case active in the province

HALIFAX — Nova Scotia is reporting one new case of COVID-19. The province said today the new case was identified Thursday and involves someone in the northern zone. Public health says it is investigating the case.
Common law partner of Nova Scotia mass shooter sues his estate for trauma, injuries

Common law partner of Nova Scotia mass shooter sues his estate for trauma, injuries

HALIFAX — The common law spouse of the man who carried out the mass shooting in Nova Scotia in mid-April is suing his estate, alleging he caused her to suffer psychological, physical and emotional injuries.
Chorus Aviation reports Q2 profit down from year ago due to pandemic

Chorus Aviation reports Q2 profit down from year ago due to pandemic

HALIFAX — Chorus Aviation Inc. reported its second-quarter profit fell compared with a year ago as the economic impact of COVID-19 took its toll on the company. The regional aviation company says it earned $29.

Halifax police searching for two suspects after man shot in Dartmouth hotel

HALIFAX — Police in Halifax are searching for two suspects after a man was wounded by gunfire inside a hotel in the Dartmouth area early this morning. Investigators say the 20-year-old victim was shot in the back and is expected to recover.
N.S. Mountie faces questions over redacted warrants in mass killing case

N.S. Mountie faces questions over redacted warrants in mass killing case

HALIFAX — A senior RCMP officer in Nova Scotia who obtained search warrants for the investigation into the mass shooting in April was grilled in court Wednesday about why most of those documents remain heavily redacted.
Mother calls for strict sentence in son's 2016 death in Halifax jail cell

Mother calls for strict sentence in son's 2016 death in Halifax jail cell

HALIFAX — The mother of a man who died in a Halifax police jail cell in June 2016 asked a judge Wednesday to impose the "strictest penalty possible" on two special police constables found guilty of criminal negligence in his death.
Former N.S. teacher sentenced to 15 years for decades-old child sex assaults

Former N.S. teacher sentenced to 15 years for decades-old child sex assaults

HALIFAX — A former Halifax-area teacher and hockey coach who sexually abused boys several decades ago was sentenced Tuesday to 15 years in prison for what the judge described as a "catalogue of depraved predation.
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