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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

A panoramic view towards the mouth of the Halifax Harbour, spanning the Dartmouth waterfront to the Halifax waterfront, from the centre of the A. Murray MacKay Bridge.

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

Harbour rising

Climate change will cause the waters in Halifax Harbour to rise by a metre or more, threatening more than a billion dollars of harbourfront real estate

Nov 9, 2019

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

2 days ago | News

Karen Casey, deputy premier of Nova Scotia and minister of finance, announces Thursday she will not seek re-election.

N.S. Deputy Premier Karen Casey announces retirement

The Colchester-North MLA will not seek re-election

2 days ago | News

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

2 days ago | News

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

2 days ago | News

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

2 days 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

2 days ago | News

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

3 days ago | News