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N.S. COVID model says health care can cope with first peak if 'good compliance'

N.S. COVID model says health care can cope with first peak if 'good compliance'

HALIFAX — Nova Scotia's government is predicting the number of COVID-19 cases could still be comfortably managed by the province's hospital system by the end of June if the public keeps following social distancing guidelines. Dr.
Nova Scotia reports 43 new cases of COVID-19, sending province over 500 mark

Nova Scotia reports 43 new cases of COVID-19, sending province over 500 mark

HALIFAX — Nova Scotia recorded one of its largest single daily jumps in confirmed COVID-19 cases Tuesday, a development partly attributed to outbreaks in at least two long-term care homes in the Halifax area.

RCMP divers to search inside truck that rolled off Nova Scotia ferry

WESTPORT, N.S. — Nova Scotia RCMP are investigating a bizarre case involving a truck that drove onto a ferry at Westport on Monday night, then rolled off the other end and plunged into the water.
As large East Coast nursing home faces growing outbreak, staffing concerns rise

As large East Coast nursing home faces growing outbreak, staffing concerns rise

HALIFAX — As a large Halifax nursing home saw a spike in COVID-19 infections Monday, union leaders said they're concerned that longstanding staffing and equipment shortfalls are making it harder to battle the pandemic.
Halifax area restaurant, Island food producers reach out to those in need

Halifax area restaurant, Island food producers reach out to those in need

HALIFAX — A popular Halifax area restaurant that shut down nearly a month ago is firing up its stove burners again, temporarily reinventing itself as a community kitchen to support groups providing food for those in need during the COVID-19 crisis.

Second Halifax Transit bus driver has tested positive for COVID-19

HALIFAX — A second transit bus driver in Atlantic Canada's largest city has tested positive for COVID-19, a development that has drivers "stressed, anxious and concerned" according to a union official.
Court reinstates Halifax woman's complaint over sex assault investigation

Court reinstates Halifax woman's complaint over sex assault investigation

HALIFAX — A Nova Scotia woman who says the investigation of her sexual assault case was mishandled has had her complaint against police reinstated.

Nova Scotia reports 32 new COVID-19 cases; total has nearly doubled in last week

HALIFAX — Nova Scotia reported 32 new cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday for a total of 342 confirmed cases, a number that has nearly doubled in the last week. On April 1, the province reported 173 confirmed cases.
COVID-19: Crews aboard cargo ships being denied shore leave for longer periods

COVID-19: Crews aboard cargo ships being denied shore leave for longer periods

HALIFAX — Though international shipping lanes and Canada's major ports remain open for business, the COVID-19 pandemic is making life miserable for many seafarers.
Stanfield's signs deal to make protective gowns for N.S. health workers

Stanfield's signs deal to make protective gowns for N.S. health workers

HALIFAX — Nova Scotia-based undergarment manufacturer Stanfield's Ltd.
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