Skip to content
live

Local News

HRM provides information, updates on region for day-to-day changes

HRM provides information, updates on region for day-to-day changes

The Halifax Regional Municipality continues to deal with the aftereffects of Hurricane Fiona.
HRP seize loaded firearm, cocaine and fentanyl from residence

HRP seize loaded firearm, cocaine and fentanyl from residence

Police say their Drug Unit members searched a residence on Cogswell Street in Halifax in relation to an ongoing investigation.
98 per cent of residents in HRM have power restored

98 per cent of residents in HRM have power restored

Following the hurricane's landfall, 415,000 residents in the province lost power.
Fiona cleanup: Federal government poised to send more troops to Atlantic Canada

Fiona cleanup: Federal government poised to send more troops to Atlantic Canada

Defence Minister Anita Anand says there are now 700 military members in Atlantic Canada helping with the cleanup after post-tropical storm Fiona left much of the region in tatters.
Podcast: The Todd Veinotte Show September 29th, 2022

Podcast: The Todd Veinotte Show September 29th, 2022

Nova Scotia spent $8.3 million on provincial day of mourning for Queen Elizabeth

Nova Scotia spent $8.3 million on provincial day of mourning for Queen Elizabeth

Schools and courts were closed and public sector workers were given the day off for her funeral on Sept. 19.
Small businesses can soon apply for one-time grant to cover losses from Fiona

Small businesses can soon apply for one-time grant to cover losses from Fiona

The province says more details about the grant and how to apply will soon be available.
Green cart collection returning to bi-weekly format

Green cart collection returning to bi-weekly format

If green cart collection was affected by Hurricane Fiona, HRM asks residents to refer to their area’s extra green cart collection day. 
Canadian and German ports working together to decarbonise shipping

Canadian and German ports working together to decarbonise shipping

“The Halifax Port Authority and Hamburg Port Authority are demonstrating leadership in this sector,” said Premier Tim Houston.
'Patience is wearing thin,' for Maritimers who question if utilities ready for storms

'Patience is wearing thin,' for Maritimers who question if utilities ready for storms

Some Maritimers who lost power for days after post-tropical storm Fiona are questioning whether power utilities have properly prepared their grids for the powerful storms that are increasingly battering the region.
Rogers Sports & Media
6080 Young Street Halifax, NS, B3K 5L2
© 2006-2022 Rogers Sports & Media. All rights reserved.
push icon
Be the first to read breaking stories. Enable push notifications on your device. Disable anytime.
No thanks