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Restrictions extended in Halifax as P.E.I. opts to stay outside Atlantic bubble

Restrictions extended in Halifax as P.E.I. opts to stay outside Atlantic bubble

HALIFAX — Restrictions meant to head off an outbreak of COVID-19 in the Halifax area are being extended for at least one more week, Nova Scotia's chief medical officer of health announced Friday.
Three charged, including spouse, with supplying ammunition to N.S. mass shooter

Three charged, including spouse, with supplying ammunition to N.S. mass shooter

HALIFAX — Three people, including the killer's former spouse, have been charged with supplying ammunition to the gunman who killed 22 people in the April 18-19 mass shooting in Nova Scotia.
N.S. man faces assault charge in confrontation over Indigenous fisheries

N.S. man faces assault charge in confrontation over Indigenous fisheries

NEW EDINBURGH, N.S. — A Nova Scotia man is facing an assault charge in relation to a confrontation that occurred near a facility that was slated to handle lobster caught by an Indigenous community.
Nova Scotia Crown seeks removal of defence lawyer before new murder trial

Nova Scotia Crown seeks removal of defence lawyer before new murder trial

HALIFAX — The Nova Scotia Crown says it will apply to have the defence lawyer removed for a Nova Scotia man who faces a new trial on a charge of second-degree murder.
Nova Scotia's Sipekne'katik First Nation confirms two cases of COVID-19

Nova Scotia's Sipekne'katik First Nation confirms two cases of COVID-19

HALIFAX — As the number of new COVID-19 infections showed signs of stabilizing in two Maritime provinces Thursday, the chief of a First Nation in Nova Scotia confirmed two cases on his reserve.
Nova Scotia taxi driver faces charges after bank card used to steal $20,000

Nova Scotia taxi driver faces charges after bank card used to steal $20,000

HALIFAX — Nova Scotia RCMP say a taxi driver faces charges in connection with the theft of more than $20,000 through the use of a client's bank card. Police say they received a report on Nov.
COVID-19 case numbers grow as Nova Scotia announces $14.3 million for education

COVID-19 case numbers grow as Nova Scotia announces $14.3 million for education

HALIFAX — Nova Scotia reported 17 new cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday and New Brunswick reported six as the stream of cases from ongoing outbreaks continued in both provinces.

Former N.S. tennis coach sentenced to 2 years probation on sexual offences

KENTVILLE, N.S. — A former tennis instructor from Nova Scotia's Annapolis Valley has been sentenced to two years probation for sexual offences involving a 15-year-old boy.
N.S. first responders launch education site on trauma amid year of COVID, violence

N.S. first responders launch education site on trauma amid year of COVID, violence

HALIFAX — A new website was launched Wednesday to assist Nova Scotia first responders coping with trauma, in a year in which a pandemic and a mass shooting have added to the distressing experiences they routinely face.
Dell customer seeks compensation for years of scam calls after personal data leaked

Dell customer seeks compensation for years of scam calls after personal data leaked

HALIFAX — A proposed class action suit has been launched against Dell Technologies on behalf of thousands of Canadians whose personal information was compromised in a data breach.
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