2 Second Street, Bedford. Listed for $899,900 on Royal LePage

Experts say COVID-19 causing house prices to spike in Halifax

Factors like interprovincial migration, supply chain disruptions, have led to a supply and demand issue

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Karen Casey, Deputy Premier of Nova Scotia and Minister of Finance, announced Thursday she will not be seeking re-election.

Provincial PoliticsN.S. Deputy Premier Karen Casey announces retirement

The Colchester-North MLA will not seek re-election

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Jeff Karabanow, a professor of social work at Dalhousie University and co-founder of Out of the Cold, Halifax

Vaccinating people experiencing homelessness will be community effort, Halifax experts say

This vulnerable group is five times more likely to die from COVID-19

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Geoff Skerrett stands on the high tide line.

Court hears dispute over beach wall in Pictou County

Community members argue the wall is on Crown land and blocks access to James Beach

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Andre Fenton poses for photo at the Halifax North Memorial Public Library.

Black youth writing workshop coming to Halifax

Rising Black Nova Scotian author hosting coming-of-age workshop series

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2020 COPA Finalist, Best Article or Series (Academic)

The puck stopped here

The people, planning and pressure behind the national tournament that almost was

Mar 26, 2020

2020 COPA Finalist, Best Interactive/Infographic Story (Academic)

Newsrooms, the heat is on

Scientists and governments have declared a climate emergency. Journalists debate.

Nov 18, 2019

The suspect’s 2013 Ford Taurus he allegedly used as an unmarked police car.

Antigonish man arrested for impersonating officer while driving fake police car

Police believe the suspect may have tried to pull over other cars, and are asking for any tips from the public

15 hours ago | News

A screenshot of the new COVID-19 dashboard.

First Nations, African Nova Scotian communities part of 60-90 day vaccination rollout plan

Vaccines are still entering communities despite Pfizer pause

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The STI testing clinic located in the Dickson building is currently only providing tests for patients with symptoms or other health concerns.

Concerns raised over access to STI testing in Halifax

Testing capacity reduced during the second wave of COVID-19 will be expanded by next week

2 days ago | News

Master craftsman Brian Tebay uses a blowing iron to shape the glass

'You can sense the disappointment': NovaScotian Crystal closing after 25 years in business

The staple of the Halifax waterfront closes at the end of February, citing lower production capacity and no tourism season

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Lorne Grabher attends N.S. Supreme Court in 2018.

N.S. Court of Appeal hears Grabher licence plate dispute

Grabher’s lawyers appealed the January 2020 decision that banned his last name from his licence plate

2 days ago | News

Photo Illustration simulating therapy at home during pandemic

Therapy has changed during COVID-19, but N.S. experts say OCD has not.

Psychologists in Nova Scotia have not found an increase in OCD during the pandemic

2 days ago | News

You can apply to volunteer on the Nova Scotia Health website

Nova Scotians ready to lend a hand in COVID-19 vaccination push

Province says they need volunteers with all kinds of skills to help roll out vaccine

2 days ago | Community Health News