August 10, 2017

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Former Prime Minister Paul Martin Awarded Third Annual Samuel Cunard Prize for Vision, Courage and Creativity

... Karen Casey, Deputy Premier and Minister of Finance and the Treasury Board of the Province of Nova Scotia; Senator Jim Cowan; last year's prize...

UPDATED: Pair charged in 2012 deaths

A hefty reward helped crack the cold-case deaths of two Halifax men at a burned-out camp outside the city, RCMP said Thursday. Elmer Percy Higgins,...

Father, daughter guilty in Corbett murder

Frank said the Corbett family had apprehensions about whether the United States court system would serve them well, but added that the family has expressed...

Smaller wild blueberry harvest predicted this year

At the 2017 Maritime Wild Blueberry Field Day, Nova Scotia Agriculture Minister Keith Colwell promised the 325 growers from the three Maritime provinces attending the...

Witnesses about to wind up six weeks of Rochester meetings

The final weekend convention is this Friday through Sunday, with about 4,000 delegates expected, said Dave Wilson, a media services volunteer with the organization. "It's...

Village of Bourbonnais Board of Trustees met June 19.

Absent was Village Attorney Pat Dunn. 2. Approval of Minutes: Motion made by Trustee Fischer and seconded by Trustee Greenlee to suspend the reading and...

'These were particularly extreme injuries': Prosecutors say justice prevailed in Martens' guilty verdict

Jason Corbett was beaten to death with a metal baseball bat and a brick, and Frank said that while authorities had “seen this before”, the...

Gordon Wilson flats to remain standing as court upholds heritage ...

The derelict and quake-prone Gordon Wilson flats in Wellington have been saved from the wrecking ball by one of the groups that succeeded in scuppering...

Transportation mode for Donkin coal remains a mystery

DONKIN, N.S. - By sea or rail — that is still the question. Various modes of transportation to move Donkin coal are on the table,...