Stories by Payge Woodard

Out of reach

Sexual assault victims in Atlantic Canada face uneven access to a key evidence-collection service.

Jul 17, 2017

Church Closures Saving Saint Patrick's

Parishioners of the aging church hold on to ‘home’

Nov 21, 2016

Over 200 people have been charged for buying sex after Canada introduced new laws

Sex Work “We shop at the same grocery stores that you do," Sex workers fight to legalize their industry

Recent prostitution laws crack down on buyers but add risk for sellers

Sep 9, 2016

Dalhousie student Holly Fisher talks about her mealworm food project as Liberal MP Scott Brison samples a worm cookie.

Budget Why a Liberal MP thinks worm cookies are a good investment

Scott Brison tells Dalhousie students what the new budget has to offer them

Mar 23, 2016

SnapchatDalhousie’s name stuck to racy Snapchat account

University wants name removed from anonymous social media account

Mar 22, 2016

City-owned Camp Hill Cemetery on Summer Street.

Cemeteries How Halifax is running out of room for the dead

There are only 110 traditional plots left, and they’re all at Fairview cemetery

Mar 18, 2016

Nova Scotia ranks second among provinces for number of long-term care beds per 1000 people age 75 plus.

Long-term care Why nursing homes across Nova Scotia are letting seniors fall

Nova Scotia nursing home takes a closer look at belting residents

Mar 16, 2016

Budget4 things you need to know about Halifax’s new budget

No real change in property taxes, no real surprises

Mar 10, 2016

SMU Huskies celebrate their victory as Queen's We are the Champions fills the gym

Basketball'There's no greater feeling than to win': SMU defeats CBU and claims fourth title in four years

Huskies women's team take home the gold at AUS basketball championships

Mar 6, 2016

Journalism: Truth or Dare

J-schools have been called upon by the Truth and Reconciliation Commission to teach aboriginal history – so are they stepping up?

Jan 11, 2016