Premier Stephen McNeil snaps at Global News reporter when asked about carbon pricing

. By Heide Pearson and Marieke Walsh Global News. more. Premier Stephen McNeil went on the offensive when Global News' Marieke Walsh questioned him on...

Stephen McNeil's Liberals hit the reset button, but it's not clear why

The Stephen McNeil Liberal government hit the reset button Thursday, but it's not clear why. The throne speech that opened the fall sitting of the...

Filmmaker picked by PCs, takes aim at Liberals

... and hard-working Nova Scotians forced to leave to find work elsewhere,” said Kimball in a news release. Party leader Jamie Baillie pledged that a...

McNeil keeping mum on next move in dispute with teachers

(satire) (satire)Opposition leader Jamie Baillie said there was no good reason for the government and teachers to be at an impasse. He said the...

Campaign endorsements are getting political

Ex-MLA Maureen MacDonald is also supporting Smith, along with Waye Mason in District 7. Meanwhile, Mike Savage has an entire caucus of political supporters in...

Premier Stephen McNeil visits CBRM to survey storm damage

Two days after a fall storm delivered up to 225 mm of rain on parts of the Cape Breton Regional Municipality, residents were still cleaning...

Plymouth residents attend American Legion Auxiliary National Convention

Judith Hall, from Simeon L. Nickerson Unit 64, Department of Massachusetts American Legion Auxiliary past department president, and Maureen MacDonald, from Plymouth Unit 40, were...

Jamie Baillie said it would be an 'absurd injustice' to ban materials promoting LGBTQ life in Israel. (The Canadian ...

Jamie Baillie, the leader of the Progressive Conservatives, says in a letter that he supports the state of Israel and will no longer participate in...

Halifax-Needham candidates gear up for byelection

“I've bought into the plan that Jamie Baillie has brought to the table. Jamie's got a lot of initiatives, starting with mental health,” said PC...

Brockville backs online dog tags

Planning director Maureen Pascoe Merkley told council she estimates Brockville's pet license compliance rate at 12 to 15 per cent. That's in spite of a...

Premier Stephen McNeil heading to Boston | The Chronicle Herald

Premier Stephen McNeil is heading to Boston on Monday for the 40th Conference of the New England Governors and Eastern Canadian Premiers.Premier McNeil vows to...

Food quality in N.S. nursing homes declining, Tories say | The ...

Nova Scotia Tories are blaming Liberal cuts for declining food quality at the province's nursing homes. Opposition leader Jamie Baillie says residents at the ...and more »...

Halifax Needham candidates all have their challenges

As the NDP candidate, Lisa Roberts could be seen as well positioned going into next week's vote because the party has held the district since...

Stephen McNeil on Yarmouth ferry: 'the tourism numbers speak for themselves'

. Premier Stephen McNeil says the opposition parties have been negative, "pointing out the obvious," but aren't offering solutions. Share on Facebook ...The premier comes to...

The premier comes to town: McNeil stops in Windsor

Premier Stephen McNeil (left) poses for a photo with local business owners during a stop in Windsor with Hants West MLA Chuck Porter (far right).

Stephen Kimber: Why is Dalhousie footing the $300000 bill for MIT program?

At the time, according to internal emails obtained by Progressive Conservative Leader Jamie Baillie, the university knew it was going “out on a limb” by...

Old Dog Run raises more than $12000 for nursing home outdoor patio project

... Ken Achtymichuk of Outlook, and (front) Mary-Ann Ketchemonia of Keeseekoose First Nation, Warren Summers of Cote Siding, Greg Nichol of Kamsack, Bailey MacDonald of...

A Rudhach in Harris

The ladies' winner was Margaret Wood (Silver Springs, USA), who was six strokes ahead of Maureen Manley (Kirriemuir). ... Norrie “Onions” Macdonald notched birdies on...

Atlantic Opposition leaders band together to fight Supreme Court changes

Jamie Baillie. Newfoundland and Labrador PC Leader Paul Davis acknowledged the uniting of all four leaders is unusual. "It's probably unprecedented," said Davis. "It's an...

May 2016 Montgomery County property transfers

Paolo Pileggi to Alan D. Berger, Maureen H. Tang, 148 Greenwood Ave, $340,000. Mark J. Sheinman to Janice .... 110 W. Laurel Ave, $1,398,000. Martin...

Dalhousie University defends fronting money to 'Nova Scotia's elite'

"At a time when our tuitions are going up and up and students are struggling, that's going to be a bitter pill for them to...

Mi'kmaq heritage draws tourism to Cape Breton

Tourists coming to Nova Scotia want to hear the story of the province's Mi'kmaq heritage, says Sandra MacDonald, tourism coordinator for the Eskasoni Cultural Journeys...

Montgomery County and Frederick County home sales

A-RJRE Investments Corp. to Maureen P. Caulfield, $272,500. Wadsworth Dr., 9208-Sarah Goetzman and Richard ... 402-Ted A. and Meghan O. MacDonald to David I. and...

Stephen Kimber: Should Stephen McNeil still be unconditionally committed to the Yarmouth ferry?

“Let me be clear,” Stephen McNeil said clearly last August even after Nova Star's cash-sucking Yarmouth-Portland ferry had taken on sinking-level financial water. “As premier...

Halifax Needham byelection major party candidates speak out

Candidates in the provincial byelection to replace retiring MLA Maureen MacDonald have a little more than two weeks left to knock on doors in the...

Yarmouth Tories ask Jamie Baillie to end ferry criticism

Some Tories in Yarmouth, N.S., think the ship has sailed on their party's criticism of the ferry service to Maine. Charles Crosby, his brother St.

Erie County Real Estate Transactions

MassLive.com - Business - The Buffalo NewsBuffalo NewsALDEN• Ald Maple Ridge Drive, Christine A. Thompson; Craig R. Thompson to Brian R. Pauly; Kaylin L. Pauly,...

Bridgewater girl, 10, quizzes Nova Scotia Premier about autism

The McNeil government promised in May to invest an extra $3.6 million in Early Intensive Behavioural Intervention for preschool children. That same month, parents complained...

The Yorkshire Ripper Peter Sutcliffe is going to a proper jail after being declared sane

Denise Long, 58, whose mother Maureen suffered devastating injuries when Sutcliffe attacked her with a hammer in 1977, said: 'He should have been hanged. ....

2016 Great Race Entries

HEART & SOLE: Taylor Macdonald, New York; Emily Fuller, New York. (Tandem Female 18-39). Short Course ..... PICK A FERRO: Vincenzo Ferro, Auburn; Maureen Burns,...

Nursing home staff lose jobs as provincial government cuts begin to ...

(press release)PORT HAWKESBURY, NOVA SCOTIA--( - Aug. 12, 2016) - Workers received notice of layoffs, or reduced hours of work, this week at the...

Library film series returns

Directed by John Farrow, the virtually all-male cast includes Robert Preston, Brian Donlevy, Macdonald Carey, and William Bendix, who received an Oscar nomination for his...

Olympics 2016 diary: Joy for Katherine Grainger, cyclists win gold

Konta was then beaten in the mixed doubles as she and Jamie Murray went down to Americans Jack Sock and Bethanie Mattek-Sands 6-4 6-3. Andy...

Garden City Foundation Awards Scholarship | www.gcnews.com ...

Susan MacDonald, Garden City Foundation president Thomas Van Noy, scholarship winner; and Althea Robinson, Foundation secretary. At the Garden City ...and more »...

PCs accuse Nova Scotia government of letting Americans buy gas at taxpayers' expense

Tory leader Jamie Baillie is accusing the provincial government of letting American tourists who arrive on the ferry fill up gas at taxpayers' expense. Baillie...

Focus on Cornwall arts centre

Elaine MacDonald to lament over the tight schedule to submit a proposal. However, CAO Maureen Adams said Tuesday the city is still some time away...

Williamsville East names fourth-quarter honor students

... Sarah Litwin, Jack Logan, Mikayla LoJacono, James Lovallo, Kara Lukomski, Ian Macdonald, Kiley Mackowiak, Lindsey Maclay, Giovanna Marasco, Juliana Margarone, Daniel Mariathasan, Claire Marino,...

Solar-wind hybrid project intended to help not hinder SA energy problems

Combining wind with solar at the Port August project should help match supply better with demand. Angela Macdonald-Smith. Share on twitter. by Angela Macdonald-Smith. A...

Real estate transactions for Hampden, Hampshire and Franklin counties, August 7, 2016 edition

Maureen Handel and Maureen B. Murphy to Robert Bruce Gray and Robert Bruce Gray II, 131 Bridge St., $83,334. William H. ... Cynthia A. McDonad,...

Win or lose, Liberals win in Halifax Needham byelection: Graham Steele

The premier could have called the byelection anytime after April 12, when Maureen MacDonald announced she was stepping down after eighteen years as MLA. The...

Former Arsenal star Charlie Nicholas' firm goes bust after failing to settle unpaid debts

The company was used to channel earnings from Nicholas' career as a football pundit. Accounts show that last year the company owed creditors £110,000. Maureen...

Baillie pushes vocational training for N.S. youth

A new Progressive Conservative government will start consultations on vocational training for school students within 100 days of winning office, leader Jamie Baillie said Wednesday.

Atlantic Canadian voice should remain on Supreme Court, Stephen McNeil says

Nova Scotia Premier Stephen McNeil says representation from all parts of the country, including Atlantic Canada, should still be a priority when appointing new Supreme...

Une annonce à saveur électorale pour Jamie Baillie, en N.-É.

Le chef du Parti progressiste-conservateur néo-écossais Jamie Baillie a fait une annonce en matière d'éducation mercredi à Dartmouth. Cette déclaration préélectorale arrive dans un climat...

North-east apprentices being “left on the scrapheap”

Scottish Labour's Jackie Baillie said: “We know that the SNP's response to the oil jobs crisis has not been good enough and these numbers show...

VOICE OF THE PEOPLE — August 3, 2016

PROTECT OUR FARMLAND. Farmers grow food; we need food to survive. To grow food, we need farmland. This is why we have to put a...

Stephen McNeil says housing is Nova Scotia's biggest issue

CBC.caAs a boy, Nova Scotia Premier Stephen McNeil's family was thrown into crisis when his father died suddenly, leaving his mother to try to figure...

How the Nova Scotia government is doing, as told by Premier Stephen McNeil

(Consider that a previous government report on child care, titled "You bet I care," was followed up years later with one called "You bet we...

Premier McNeil announces date for Halifax Needham byelection ...

A byelection was announced in Halifax Needham district on Saturday, and some nominees spent the remainder of the long weekend hitting the campaign trail.and more »...

Premier Stephen McNeil announces date for Halifax Needham ...

HALIFAX — The premier of�Nova Scotia�has announced a byelection in the Halifax Needham district.Premier McNeil announces date for Halifax Needham byelection ...TheChronicleHerald.caall 5 news articles »...