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Nova Scotia companies chosen to help build Canada's first commercial spaceport

Nova Scotia companies chosen to help build Canada's first commercial spaceport

HALIFAX — The Nova Scotia company planning to build Canada's first commercial spaceport announced on Wednesday some of the firms it has chosen to design and construct its proposed launch pad.
N.S. needs bigger push to remedy decades of neglect in non-profit housing: study

N.S. needs bigger push to remedy decades of neglect in non-profit housing: study

HALIFAX — A new report says Nova Scotia needs a major push to create publicly funded, non-profit housing to make up for over 25 years of lost ground.
Nova Scotia COVID-19 vaccine rollout ahead of schedule, booster shots moved up

Nova Scotia COVID-19 vaccine rollout ahead of schedule, booster shots moved up

HALIFAX — Nova Scotia's COVID-19 vaccination rollout is ahead of schedule and should see second doses being administered two to four weeks earlier than originally planned, officials said Tuesday.
Former Nova Scotia autobody shop owner gets heftier fine for workplace death

Former Nova Scotia autobody shop owner gets heftier fine for workplace death

HALIFAX — A Nova Scotia Supreme Court judge has increased by $40,000 the fine imposed on a former autobody shop owner who pleaded guilty last year to three workplace safety violations that contributed to the death of a mechanic.
Arsenic legacy in lake-bottom sediments from historic N.S. mine worries researcher

Arsenic legacy in lake-bottom sediments from historic N.S. mine worries researcher

HALIFAX — Findings from a study describing the arsenic legacy left in lake-bottom sediments near an abandoned Halifax gold mine are setting off alarm bells for a senior cancer researcher.

Halifax police charge man with second-degree murder in homicide

HALIFAX — Police in Halifax have charged a man with second degree murder in connection with a friday night homicide in the city.

Halifax Regional Police arrest three suspects in homicide case

Halifax Regional Police say they have arrested three people in connection with a homicide in the city Friday night. Police say officers were dispatched to the 1200 block of Barrington Street just before 8:30 p.m.
Nova Scotia reports two more deaths from COVID-19, boosts aid to small businesses

Nova Scotia reports two more deaths from COVID-19, boosts aid to small businesses

HALIFAX — Nova Scotia reported two more COVID-19 deaths and 84 new infections Friday, as the premier announced another $17 million for small businesses struggling under a provincewide lockdown.
Canadians urged to prepare as top meteorologist predicts active hurricane season

Canadians urged to prepare as top meteorologist predicts active hurricane season

HALIFAX — The Canadian Hurricane Centre is predicting another active hurricane season this year, citing the persistence of warmer-than-average ocean temperatures.
Nova Scotia expands vaccine access to 25+, offers more COVID testing in Cape Breton

Nova Scotia expands vaccine access to 25+, offers more COVID testing in Cape Breton

HALIFAX — Nova Scotia lowered the age of COVID-19 vaccine eligibility to people 25 and up on Thursday and boosted rapid testing in the Sydney, N.S., area to rein in community spread of the novel coronavirus.
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