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N.S. government shuts down drop-off centre for Syrian refugees

N.S. government shuts down drop-off centre for Syrian refugees | NovaScotia News | Scoop.it

Due to the overwhelming flood of donations for Syrian refugees, the Nova Scotia government is shutting down its drop-off centre early.

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Moving To Nova Scotia, Moving Back Home, Transferred To Nova Scotia

Moving To Nova Scotia, Moving Back Home, Transferred To Nova Scotia | NovaScotia News | Scoop.it
Moving to Nova Scotia MOVING BACK HOME TRANSFERRED TO NOVA SCOTIA TRANSFERRED FROM NOVA SCOTIA My name is Larry Matthews and I would be pleased to help you find your new home in Nova Scotia.
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OPINION: New mill plan would yield less-diluted effluent than in Boat Harbour

OPINION: New mill plan would yield less-diluted effluent than in Boat Harbour | NovaScotia News | Scoop.it


 

Dear elected officials, mill folks, forestry folks and others who may be under the illusion that it’s OK to pipe up to 87 million litres a day of warm, treated effluent from the Northern Pulp mill in Pictou County directly into the Northumberland Strait once Boat Harbour is closed for remediation in 2020, or who claim that the effluent has been going into the Strait for 50 years anyway, so this will not be different. 

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Nova Scotia extends deadline again to find buyer for former wind plant | National Newswatch

Nova Scotia extends deadline again to find buyer for former wind plant | National Newswatch | NovaScotia News | Scoop.it
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SaltWire Network adjusts how it delivers news in N.S.

SaltWire Network adjusts how it delivers news in N.S. | NovaScotia News | Scoop.it
Changes are coming to some of Nova Scotia’s familiar newspapers. SaltWire Network of Halifax — parent company of The Chronicle Herald — announced on Wednesday changes to some of its Nova Scotia publications, effective July 1.
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Young male passenger seriously injured in East Hants district collision

Young male passenger seriously injured in East Hants district collision | NovaScotia News | Scoop.it
Incident under investigation by RCMP Serious Incident Response Team...
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Nova Scotia tables balanced budget, with $29.4M surplus relying heavily on cannabis sales - Nova Scotia

Nova Scotia tables balanced budget, with $29.4M surplus relying heavily on cannabis sales - Nova Scotia | NovaScotia News | Scoop.it
The Nova Scotia government is riding an anticipated wave of legal cannabis sales to its third straight balanced budget, with a projected surplus of $29.4 million that largely relies on taxes from recreational marijuana.
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Birders' hearts go 'kerthump' after rare sightings in Nova Scotia - Nova Scotia

Birders' hearts go 'kerthump' after rare sightings in Nova Scotia - Nova Scotia | NovaScotia News | Scoop.it
Birders in Nova Scotia are flocking to Sambro Head, N.S., after a sighting of two rare birds in a single marsh.
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NASCAR Star Kenny Wallace Announces Entry in IWK 250 | New England Racing News

NASCAR Star Kenny Wallace Announces Entry in IWK 250 | New England Racing News | NovaScotia News | Scoop.it
NASCAR Star Kenny Wallace Announces Entry in IWK 250 JAMES RIVER, NS – One of NASCAR’s most popular personalities, Kenny Wallace, will be at Riverside International Speedway this July for the IWK 250 presented by Steve Lewis.
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Nova Scotia - Province Invests to Grow the Economy, Enhance Community Supports

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Nova Scotians in all areas of the province will benefit from projects that will have a lasting impact over the next ten years.More than $120 million in one-time funding, generated from offshore re. . .
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This week in Nova Scotia history: March 12- 18

This week in Nova Scotia history: March 12- 18 | NovaScotia News | Scoop.it
The best source of local news in Nova Scotia, featuring articles from The Chronicle Herald, breaking news, sports, entertainment, business, national news, international news, weather.
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Nor'easter downs trees, church steeple, causes widespread power outages - Nova Scotia

Nor'easter downs trees, church steeple, causes widespread power outages - Nova Scotia | NovaScotia News | Scoop.it
Tens of thousands of customers were without power Wednesday morning in Halifax after a third nor'easter in five days blew through the province.
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VIBERT: Secrecy breeds negativity in N.S. health sector

VIBERT: Secrecy breeds negativity in N.S. health sector | NovaScotia News | Scoop.it
Government officials insist on calling Nova Scotia Health Authority board meetings “private,” but others see an obsession with secrecy that contaminates the organization. The matter got an airing in the legislature this week, but that’s all it got.
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I read this and thought 4.2 Billion dollars and we can't get it right. Just so much waste and mismanagement that's our tax dollars and they are secretive. How's that ?
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Could Self-Driving Trucks Be Good for Truckers?

Could Self-Driving Trucks Be Good for Truckers? | NovaScotia News | Scoop.it
That’s what a new study from Uber’s self-driving-truck team says, and a variety of trucking experts think they might be right.
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3 Conley Road, Shubenacadie

3 Conley Road, Shubenacadie | NovaScotia News | Scoop.it

3 bedroom home with spectacular view. Large fenced lot with single car garage. Home features wrap around veranda and main floor laundry with 3pc bathroom. Eat-in kitchen and a separate dining room. Living room with electric fireplace. Upstairs you will find 3 good sized bedrooms and a 3pc bathroom with claw foot tub. Home has municipal water and sewer. Call today for your private viewing.

Call Doug Glasser to view 902-880-2891 or drglasser.homes@gmail.com


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4357 Highway 354 Meaghers Grant

4357 Highway 354 Meaghers Grant | NovaScotia News | Scoop.it

Peace and quiet...... if this is part of what you are looking for then look no further! This lovely well maintained 3 bedroom home in the quaint village of Meaghers Grant is awaiting you. The patio doors off the kitchen lead to a back deck and beautifully landscaped back yard. Downstairs you will find a cozy rec room with wood stove as well as a 4th bedroom, an office, laundry room and furnace room. There is no lack of storage space in this home! There is a 10 x 12 garden shed to store your outside tools. Want to golf for the day or enjoy a nice meal, River Oaks Golf Club is 2 kms away! Only 10 mins to Dollar lake and less than half an hour to the airport. Meaghers Grant offers some of the best fishing, hunting and 4 Wheeling Trails. Come have a look....fall in love and make this your home! 

Call Patti Adams to view 902-999-3067 or padams@ns.sympatico.ca


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N.S. premier expresses support for supply management in dairy, poultry | CTV Atlantic News

N.S. premier expresses support for supply management in dairy, poultry | CTV Atlantic News | NovaScotia News | Scoop.it
Nova Scotia's premier has reiterated his support for Canada's supply management system in the dairy and poultry sectors, saying the province doesn't want it bargained away in trade talks with the U.S.
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Teaching Indigenous History

Teaching Indigenous History | NovaScotia News | Scoop.it
This newsletter includes: Finding Forgiveness, Building Trust from the Treaties and the Treaty Relationship issue, lessons from community history projects, tips for engaging with social media, and more!
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McNeil government to build 9 new schools, will renovate 4 | CBC News

McNeil government to build 9 new schools, will renovate 4 | CBC News | NovaScotia News | Scoop.it
The Nova Scotia government has announced plans to build nine new schools and to renovate or expand another four.
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Dead pilot whale near East Chezzetcook could be species rarely found in N.S. | CBC News

Dead pilot whale near East Chezzetcook could be species rarely found in N.S. | CBC News | NovaScotia News | Scoop.it
A pilot whale that washed ashore in eastern Nova Scotia could be a warm-water loving species that's rarely seen this far north, according to The Marine Animal Response Team.
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Five Reasons to #VisitNovaScotia in 2018

Five Reasons to #VisitNovaScotia in 2018 | NovaScotia News | Scoop.it
NOVA SCOTIA (PRWEB) March 15, 2018 -- NOVA SCOTIA (March 15, 2018) – This year, visitors to Nova Scotia can fish for lobster, sleep on a private island, raft
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Supporting Maritime beef producers to manage risk and grow their sector - Canada.ca

Supporting Maritime beef producers to manage risk and grow their sector - Canada.ca | NovaScotia News | Scoop.it
The Atlantic beef industry is a powerful economic driver for Canada with over $100 million in farm cash receipts and over $25 million in exports.
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Marijuana crackdown foolhardy: professor | News | Truro Daily News

Marijuana crackdown foolhardy: professor | News | Truro Daily News | NovaScotia News | Scoop.it

The legalization of pot may be looming but that doesn’t mean police are backing off their crackdown on the “grey” marijuana market.

Most recently, RCMP in Colchester County raided the Community Compassion Centre
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Archeological discoveries at Keji hint at Mi’kmaq lives

KEJIMKUJIK — Kaitlin MacLean holds a small piece of stone shaped for scraping animal hides, one of thousands of artifacts found in a summer-long archeological dig at Kejimkujik National Park. She’s at Eel Weir Bridge Sept.
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From ferries to parkland, Halifax council debates how to spend projected $12M surplus - Nova Scotia

From ferries to parkland, Halifax council debates how to spend projected $12M surplus - Nova Scotia | NovaScotia News | Scoop.it
Halifax is on track to finish the 2017-2018 budget year with a $12.1-million surplus, and councillors spent Wednesday debating how to spend it.
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Future is collaborative care, Nova Scotia Health Authority says

Future is collaborative care, Nova Scotia Health Authority says | NovaScotia News | Scoop.it
Dr. Rick Gibson doesn’t mince words when he talks about collaborative care as the future of health care in Nova Scotia.
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This almost sounds like our provincial government is applying some common sense towards solving the problem. Good for them. It should be about the people not the doctors . I don't believe any version of the Hippocratic oath mentions money. Did you know the term humanistic caregiver ? Google Patch Adams
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GRANT FROST: Educators enraged — here’s why

GRANT FROST: Educators enraged — here’s why | NovaScotia News | Scoop.it
Last week, in a surprise move, the Nova Scotia Teachers Union announced that they would be holding a strike vote on Tuesday, Feb. 20, almost a year to the day of the imposition of Bill 75.
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