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Nova Scotia mass shooting gunman drew police attention 10 years before killings

Nova Scotia mass shooting gunman drew police attention 10 years before killings

HALIFAX — A new document shows that the gunman who killed 22 people in rural Nova Scotia had been on the radar of police a decade before his two-day rampage in April 2020.
Nova Scotia scales back non-resident property tax after criticism it was 'unfair'

Nova Scotia scales back non-resident property tax after criticism it was 'unfair'

HALIFAX — The Nova Scotia government is revising a contentious non-resident property tax that was adopted last month as a way to ease the province's housing crunch.
Nova Scotia's mass shooting inquiry will soon focus on killer's violent past: report

Nova Scotia's mass shooting inquiry will soon focus on killer's violent past: report

HALIFAX — The inquiry investigating the 2020 mass shooting in Nova Scotia released an interim report Monday that charts its progress and defends its decision to limit witness testimony.
'It won't change overnight:' Workers push back as return-to-office plans roll out

'It won't change overnight:' Workers push back as return-to-office plans roll out

HALIFAX — Ian McGrath has made it clear to his bosses: If the company forces staff to return to the office, he'll tender his resignation. The Halifax-area tech worker says he's thriving working from home.
Missing 48-year-old lobster fisher from N.S. found dead in Sissiboo River, police say

Missing 48-year-old lobster fisher from N.S. found dead in Sissiboo River, police say

WEYMOUTH FALLS, N.S. — Police say a 48-year-old lobster fisherman who was last seen jumping into a river in Digby County on Wednesday has been found dead.
Some N.S. university towns are eyeing camera surveillance to deter student mischief

Some N.S. university towns are eyeing camera surveillance to deter student mischief

HALIFAX — The mayor of Wolfville, N.S., says her town is looking at adding surveillance cameras in a residential area near Acadia University in response to “continuing and escalating” property damage in the community.
Nova Scotia municipalities reviewing policing models as RCMP costs rise

Nova Scotia municipalities reviewing policing models as RCMP costs rise

HALIFAX — The rising cost of RCMP services is “changing the conversation” around policing in Nova Scotia, according to the head of the organization that represents the province’s municipalities.
Search continues for Nova Scotia fisherman who jumped in river after DFO intervention

Search continues for Nova Scotia fisherman who jumped in river after DFO intervention

WEYMOUTH FALLS, N.S. — The search for a missing 48-year-old lobster fisherman who jumped into a river in Digby County continues today. Graham Cromwell from Weymouth Falls, N.S.
Nova Scotia reports 24 more COVID-19 deaths as lab-confirmed cases drop

Nova Scotia reports 24 more COVID-19 deaths as lab-confirmed cases drop

HALIFAX — Nova Scotia appears to have passed its peak number of cases for the sixth wave of COVID-19 despite a rise in the number of deaths in the past week, the province’s deputy chief medical officer of health said Thursday. Dr.

RCMP officer worried 'frantic panic' would result if photo of killer's car released

HALIFAX — Nova Scotia RCMP were initially reluctant to release a photo of the replica police cruiser being driven by a gunman who killed 22 people in April 2020 out of fear it could spark a “frantic panic.
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