The numbers you need to know about from Nova Scotia’s 2019 budget

Nova Scotia’s government revealed its fourth straight balanced budget on Tuesday, tabling a document they say focuses on health care, education and the province’s communities and will allow for balanced budgets for the next three years. Here are the numbers…

Dalhousie commerce students spend ‘5 Days’ on street to raise awareness for youth homelessness

A row of five bright orange sleeping bags was lined up outside the Dalhousie University Rowe School of Business building. Five undergrad students, all members of the Dal Commerce Society, lay there sleeping on a tarp and makeshift cardboard platform…

Lethbridge receives report on community-led drug strategy

The City of Lethbridge’s Community Issues Committee heard the final report on the Community Led Drug Strategy on Monday, which included information from agencies on the front lines of the drug crisis. The report has five priorities: strengthening collaboration between…

Laval teenager’s death prompts public health warning

An 18-year-old Laval woman died on Saturday after contracting a meningitis, prompting Montreal health officials to issue a public warning. As Global’s Anne Leclair explains, those who were exposed to the infection will likely need preventive treatment.

London Health Coalition to host town hall on health-care reform

The Ontario Health Coalition and its municipal counterparts are gearing up for a health-care fight in the wake of the Ford government’s planned health-care restructuring. READ MORE: Ontario Health super agency to co-ordinate provincial health-care system A town hall meeting…