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Shool-aged kids take advantage of the snow day by sledding at Gorsebrook Park on Thursday afternoon.

Shovelling, sledding season begins in HRM

More than 30 centimetres of snow blankets city

Dec 9, 2021

COVID-19 rules surrounding holiday travel to and from Nova Scotia depend on your vaccination status, how long you're gone and where you're going.

Travelling for the holidays? Here’s what you need to know

Rules for re-entering Nova Scotia depend on where you’ve been

Dec 9, 2021

Many Nova Scotians still drive large vehicles, despite warnings that they are heavy polluters and contribute to climate change.

If we sacrifice for COVID, we should sacrifice for climate, say environmental scientists

In a climate emergency, experts say we should fly less, drive less

Dec 9, 2021

A bus drives down Spring Garden Road.

Bus-only pilot for Spring Garden Road postponed until June

Downtown Halifax street will be closed to cars from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. daily

Dec 8, 2021

A woman opens a COVID-19 rapid test.

21 cases in COVID-19 outbreak at St. FX

Nova Scotia says some cases did not make reporting cutoff

Dec 8, 2021

This building, 5943 Spring Garden Rd., was designated as a heritage building, by regional council on Tuesday.

Halifax council approves heritage designation over property owner’s objections

'Landmark' Spring Garden Road property was built in 1907

Dec 8, 2021

Fire Chief Kenneth Stuebing, centre, is flanked by deputy chief Corey Beals, left, and fire prevention chief Matt Covey as he speaks at Tuesday's council meeting.

Halifax Fire pledges to fix inspection program

September audit found fire department failed to meet legislative obligations

Dec 8, 2021