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Scientist says tropical fish documented by diver signal warming Atlantic waters

Scientist says tropical fish documented by diver signal warming Atlantic waters

HALIFAX — A marine biologist is taking notice of stunning images of tropical fish photographed by an amateur diver in the warming waters off Nova Scotia's southern shore.
New health centre, school, nursing home to be built in Cape Breton: premier

New health centre, school, nursing home to be built in Cape Breton: premier

NEW WATERFORD, N.S. — Nova Scotia Premier Stephen McNeil has announced a new community health centre, school and nursing home will be built on a single site in the Cape Breton community of New Waterford.
Defence to spend $250 million over five years on infrastructure for reserves

Defence to spend $250 million over five years on infrastructure for reserves

HALIFAX — Canada's military reserve units will see $250 million in repairs and upgrades to their armouries and training facilities over the next five years, changes Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan says are long overdue.

Man injured in home invasion bedroom struggle in Ellerhouse, N.S.

ELLERSHOUSE, N.S. — Police are searching for a suspect in a home invasion today after a violent struggle in a bedroom in Nova Scotia's Hants County.
Canadian officer first woman to command standing NATO naval group

Canadian officer first woman to command standing NATO naval group

HALIFAX — Commodore Josee Kurtz, a 31-year veteran of the Royal Canadian Navy, says she hopes her historic appointment to lead a NATO fleet inspires more young people to join the armed forces.

N.S. Appeal Court overturns sex assault conviction of Canada Border Services agent

HALIFAX — Nova Scotia's highest court has ordered a new trial for a former Canada Border Services agent who was found guilty last year of sexually assaulting and extorting a woman facing deportation.
Court approves $1.1 million in fees for accountants, lawyers in QuadrigaCX collapse

Court approves $1.1 million in fees for accountants, lawyers in QuadrigaCX collapse

HALIFAX — A judge has approved more than $1.1 million in fees for lawyers and the accounting firm probing the controversial demise of the QuadrigaCX cryptocurrency exchange.

Four in Halifax face multiple drug trafficking charges in RCMP operation

HALIFAX — Four people from the Halifax area face multiple drug possession and trafficking charges as part of a police investigation that began in February.
All clear after building of Halifax mental health hospital evacuated

All clear after building of Halifax mental health hospital evacuated

HALIFAX — Patients and staff are back inside a Halifax mental health hospital after the facility was evacuated earlier Tuesday.
Road collapse that isolated N.S. chocolate firm ignites talk of climate change

Road collapse that isolated N.S. chocolate firm ignites talk of climate change

HALIFAX — When Tareq Hadhad tweeted a video of a gushing stream sweeping away the road to his business, he added a comment about the impact humans are having on the globe.
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