Julie Chaisson Enters NS PC Leadership Race

Halifax-based Seaport Farmers Market General Manager Julie Chaisson becomes the fifth candidate in the leadership contest for the Progressive Conservative Party of Nova Scotia. Ms. Chaisson had been a candidate for the... Read more »

Cars Frozen To NS Roads Following Flash Freeze

Twenty cars were caught in the ice following a flash flood in Antigonish, Nova Scotia. During the night of Friday to Saturday, a flood took by surprise the small municipality. Twenty cars... Read more »

Minimum wage will rise to $11 an hour in Nova Scotia

The minimum wage will increase by 15 cents in Nova Scotia on April 1. This increase will raise the minimum wage to $11 an hour for workers with more than three months... Read more »

Rare Plant Growing On NS Island Now Protected

A rare plant in Canada that grows only on a 25-kilometer-wide island in southwestern Nova Scotia is protected. The Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC) has just purchased and protected a small island... Read more »