Stories by Stephen Wentzell

Stephen Wentzell

Stephen Wentzell is an ambitious and resilient investigative writer from Halifax, Nova Scotia. He has been a journalist for a third of his life. He is interested in covering municipal and provincial politics, the climate crisis, and housing issues. An avid wrestling fan and cat dad to Benson and Pazuzu, Stephen hopes to relocate to the United States after graduating to pursue a career in political reporting.

A police cruiser.

When crime reporting does no justice

Journalists need to consider their relationship with police.

Dec 17, 2020

Julie takes a walk through the Halifax Public Gardens on Tuesday afternoon, the day before her recovery milestone.

Brave new world

Recovering from a substance use disorder is an achievement. This is why Julie Melanson of Halifax is celebrating today.

Dec 16, 2020

Federal ElectionMeet the candidates: Dartmouth-Cole Harbour

As voting day approaches, the Signal has profiled the candidates in three Halifax-area ridings.

Oct 19, 2019

Thrillema volunteers Jess Smallwood and Mark Palermo hold up copies of their favorite horror movies.

moviesThrillema brings horror for Valentine's

Love campy horror films? This film screening series is just what you need

Feb 11, 2017