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Third COVID-19 death tied to church gathering at long-term care home in Nova Scotia

Third COVID-19 death tied to church gathering at long-term care home in Nova Scotia

HALIFAX — There's been a third death due to COVID-19 at a long-term care home in Nova Scotia's Cumberland County.
Expenses of N.S. kids hospital ex-CEO vanished from public record, court told

Expenses of N.S. kids hospital ex-CEO vanished from public record, court told

HALIFAX — The director of finance at a Halifax children's hospital told a fraud trial Friday she was surprised when a major part of the former CEO's expenses had vanished from a publicly disclosed report.
Halifax police say man wanted on murder charge arrested in Toronto

Halifax police say man wanted on murder charge arrested in Toronto

Halifax police say a 27-year-old man wanted on a second-degree murder charge has turned himself in. Tyreece Alexander Whynder-Ewing was the subject of a Canada-wide arrest warrant and surrendered to police in Toronto on Thursday.
Nova Scotia to impose heftier fines on those who violate COVID-19 health orders

Nova Scotia to impose heftier fines on those who violate COVID-19 health orders

HALIFAX — A COVID-19 outbreak linked to at least three deaths in northern Nova Scotia has prompted the government to impose heftier fines for groups and individuals who flout public health orders.
Halifax police lay murder charge in killing of man who faced sexual assault trial

Halifax police lay murder charge in killing of man who faced sexual assault trial

Halifax police have charged a 27-year-old man with second-degree murder in connection to the killing of a man who was about to face a high-profile rape trial. Police discovered the body of 35-year-old Alexander Thomas, of East Preston, N.S.
Trauma of 16 days in N.S. dry cell endures, though court win a solace: former inmate

Trauma of 16 days in N.S. dry cell endures, though court win a solace: former inmate

HALIFAX — The cramped space, bright lights and watching eyes continue to haunt Lisa Adams.
N.S. pastor who held event linked to deadly COVID outbreak fined for breaking rules

N.S. pastor who held event linked to deadly COVID outbreak fined for breaking rules

HALIFAX — Nova Scotia's premier said Wednesday he was disgusted by comments from a pastor who held a religious gathering allegedly in violation of COVID-19 rules and that was linked to a deadly outbreak at a long-term care home.
Nova Scotia public works minister tests positive for COVID-19

Nova Scotia public works minister tests positive for COVID-19

HALIFAX — Nova Scotia’s public works minister announced today she has been diagnosed with COVID-19. Kim Masland says in a statement that she felt unwell Sunday and was tested for the disease on Monday, receiving a positive result this morning.

High Liner Foods reports Q3 profit up from year ago, raises dividend

LUNENBURG, N.S. — High Liner Foods Inc. raised its dividend as it reported its third-quarter profit more than doubled compared with a year ago.
N.S. reports 31 new COVID-19 cases, including three tied to outbreak at care home

N.S. reports 31 new COVID-19 cases, including three tied to outbreak at care home

HALIFAX — A total of 31 new COVID-19 cases were reported in Nova Scotia Tuesday, including three more in a long-term care home at the centre of an outbreak in the province's northern health zone.
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