Global News at 6 Halifax: Aug 22

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Fathers call for baby change tables to be installed in Halifax’s Woodside Ferry Terminal

Questions are being raised over why change stations aren’t available in the men’s washroom at the Woodside Ferry Terminal. Many fathers say it represents the need for equal amenities to be provided to both male and female parents. Story continues…

Spate of animal cruelty charges laid across Nova Scotia  

Seven people from across Nova Scotia are facing charges in connection with animal cruelty-related accusations that saw dogs seized and euthanized, according to the Nova Scotia SPCA. In four different press releases Thursday, the SPCA said Jessica Riley, 20, Brett…

Deer Lake, N.L., drinking water deemed safe after canal cleanup: report

Months after dozens of old metal barrels were pulled from a canal in western Newfoundland, a report on the procedure has declared the nearby town’s drinking water safe. The barrels were discovered in 2016 in the Humber Canal, which provides…