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Nova Scotia Finance Minister Karen Casey responds to reporters Thursday morning.

CannabisNot high enough: NSLC online cannabis sales are less than anticipated

Nova Scotia may expand NSLC cannabis stores in the coming months to fill in sales gaps

Feb 14, 2019

Yoland Denny (left) and Blaire Gould (right) hold up the four puppets Aliet, Antle, Pikto'l and Kalolin.

IndigenousPuppets and iPads are teaching children language skills

Program designed for the Mi'kmaq language, but is incorporating others

Feb 14, 2019

Niki Jabbour poses with kale outside her polytunnel.

GardeningGrowing vegetables during colder seasons may actually be less work

Author and gardener Niki Jabbour sheds light on how to keep a winter garden.

Feb 14, 2019

An iceboater sails on Sherbrooke Lake on Feb. 12. His boat tilts to one side, which is called "hiking."

SPORTSThe Formula 1 of sailing

Iceboats surpass 100 km/h. When lakes freeze, boaters race.

Feb 14, 2019

Aonghus Garrison practices falling during a judo session at the University of King's College.

ICEHow to fall on ice: lessons from judo

Tuck chin, loosen limbs to break a fall, judo practitioner advises

Feb 14, 2019

Jaime Battiste holding three of the children's books to help youth learn about Mi'kmaq history.

Treaty EducationLearn about treaties with storybooks

All ages need different tools to learn

Feb 13, 2019

Two taxis waiting outside of the Halifax Convention Centre.

TransportationChanges coming to HRM’s taxi industry

Increase proposed in order to meet demand

Feb 13, 2019

The empty lot on Chebucto Road where the new development will go.

CommunityHalifax’s consultation process has room for improvement

Community felt like it had no say in the development

Feb 13, 2019

The Nova Scotia Health Authority's Tim Guest responds to questions about patient flow on Tuesday.

healthAmbulance offload delays still a problem one year after critical code campaign

‘This health-care crisis is an emergency,’ says NDP MLA

Feb 13, 2019