Tuesday, September 28, 2021

N.S. Premier Iain Rankin Addresses Impaired Driving Charges from 2003, 2005

On Monday, Nova Scotia Premier Iain Rankin publicly acknowledged he was charged twice with impaired driving nearly twenty years ago. He revealed at a COVID-19 briefing, "This is something that is well known...

Nova Scotia’s Chamber of Commerce Uses Premier’s Speech to Tell Him Budget Lacking

Nova Scotia Premier Iain Rankin’s first state-of-the-province address started awkwardly on Wednesday, as he forced to first sit through a 6-minute speech in which the chairperson of the Halifax...

Paws Fur Thought Helped A War Veteran With PTSD

Paws Fur Thought is a non-profit group based in Nova Scotia that helps war veterans by matching them up with dogs. Usually, the group matches up to 14 dogs...

Crews Fighting Falmouth Forest Fire

Firefighters remained at the scene of a large forest fire in Hants County, N.S., on Tuesday afternoon. The provincial Department of Lands and Forestry said they received word regarding the...

Riders At Halifax Carnival Had An Incident

Jacob Joly and his girlfriend had an accident while they were riding at a carnival that was opened that day. They were enjoying a ride called “Star Trooper” when...

A Pilot successfully performs emergency landing in Sydney

On Wednesday afternoon, a pilot has managed to perform an emergency landing outside Sydney, N.S. The pilot was the lone occupant of a single-engine airplane. CBRM fire service responded...

Ex-Halifax Family Doctor Charged with Sexual Assault

A former family doctor in Halifax is facing one count of alleged sexual assault in connection with incidents in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, between 2005 and 2007, as per a...

Halifax Council Okays Funding For Police Body Cam Report

Despite a lot of opposition from most members of the public, Halifax’s regional council voted 14 against 3 last Wednesday to fund a $85000 study that is looking into...

Long-awaited Report into N.S. Ambulance System Released

Nova Scotia paramedics and their ambulances are spending so much time in non-productive, non-emergency activities, as per a comprehensive review of the province's ambulance system that was released at...

57-Year-Old Nova Scotia Man Dies in ATV Crash

A Nova Scotia man, 57, has died following an ATV crash on Saturday. Police were called to the scene in Mulgrave on that day. At 11:45 a.m., Port Hawkesbury RCMP...