Nova Scotia marks anniversary of catastrophic Halifax Explosion 102 years ago

Friday marks the 102nd anniversary of the Halifax Explosion. On December 6, 1917, the cargo ships SS Imo and SS Mont Blanc collided in the harbour, starting a fire on Mont Blanc. Mont Blanc was full of explosives and as…

Nova Scotia introducing measures to make vaping less appealing to youth

December 5 2019 4:50pm As of April 1st flavoured juices will no longer be sold anywhere in the provinces to combat youth vaping in Nova Scotia. Alicia Draus reports. ‘ }); } else { var rel_id = svp.releaseInfo.contentId+””; if( typeof…

Nova Scotia first to ban flavoured e-cigarettes an juices

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted December 5, 2019 9:35 am Updated December 5, 2019 9:36 am Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Nova Scotia has joined a growing list of provinces…

N.S. government, industry leaders set on ambitious greenhouse gas targets

December 4 2019 5:10pm Government and industry leaders met in Halifax to shed light on developing solar energy in Nova Scotia. Jesse Thomas has more. ‘ }); } else { var rel_id = svp.releaseInfo.contentId+””; if( typeof gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id] != “object” )…

Supervisor charged in Dartmouth construction site death of Brandon Alcorn

Police have charged a Halifax man in connection to the tragic workplace fall that took Brandon Alcorn’s life on a construction site last year. Jeff Gooch, 37, was arrested last month and faces one count of criminal negligence causing death.…