Carmichael Stewart House Museum plans for the summer season
Chamber of Commerce presents unique booklet to newcomer centre
Bridge playing events in Pictou County dedicated to Alzheimer’s awareness
Pictou County Vital Signs hosts sounding board meeting
Elmer MacKay joins Cecil Clarke’s leadership campaign
Stellarton piper joins Ottawa’s Ceremonial Guard
Former Labrador man facing sex offence charge in Halifax seeks bail hearing
Human trafficking forum in Halifax hears from grieving Yarmouth mom and ex-sex workers
Regional tourism guides a resource tool for both locals and guests.
Yarmouth County municipal units to apply for infrastructure funding for upgrades to ferry terminal facility
Luke Skywalker’s lightsaber prop from 'Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back' being displayed in Cavendish
Theme song released as countdown hits 50 days
C. difficile cases fall 36 per cent in hospitals, better infection control credited
TORONTO — Rates of Clostridium difficile, an often recurring bacterial infection of the colon that causes debilitating diarrhea, have fallen dramatically in hospitals across Canada since 2009, a study has found. In ...
Teen who stood alone against gun violence to receive award
WILSON, N.C. — A teen who was the only student to walk out of his North Carolina high school during a national protest of gun violence is one of six who will share BET's Humanitarian Award. The award typically goes to one person. But this year, the ...
Indonesia identifies location of ferry deep in crater lake
JAKARTA, Indonesia — Indonesia has identified the suspected location of an overcrowded ferry that sank last week in a deep volcanic crater lake but will need international help to recover the wreck, the chief of the national search and rescue agency ...
Trudeau, Scheer and Singh court voters in Quebec on Fete nationale holiday
MONTREAL — For the second time in two days, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau was confronted on Sunday by a protester during a visit to Quebec to coincide with the Fete nationale holiday. A woman approached Trudeau at a ...
Nearly half of youth incarcerated are Indigenous: Statistics Canada
WINNIPEG — Nearly half of all youth who end up in custody across Canada are Indigenous, a statistic that a Manitoba activist says shows unacceptable and systemic racism. Data released by Statistics Canada shows Aboriginal youth made up ...
Manitoba, Saskatchewan had highest rates of Indigenous youth in custody 2016-17
WINNIPEG — A Statistics Canada report says 46 per cent of all incarcerated youth across Canada were Indigenous in 2016-17. Here is a breakdown by province of admissions to custody of Aboriginal youth during that time (in per ...
Opposition parties tying up work of Parliament with obstruction tactics
OTTAWA — Anyone watching the televised proceedings in the House of Commons one night earlier this month might have thought they'd mistakenly tuned in to a travelogue. One after another, dozens of members of Parliament — primarily ...
On the hunt in Oregon for a rare Sierra Nevada red fox
BEND, Ore. — In a dense forest at the base of Mount Bachelor, two wildlife biologists slowly walked toward a small cage trap they hoped would contain a rare red fox species. Jamie Bowles, an Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife technician in Bend, ...
New Brunswick election will offer preview of 2019 federal battle
FREDERICTON — A telegenic, social media-savvy Liberal leader known for big deficits is pitted against an austerity-minded rookie Tory leader just beginning to make an impression on voters. In what can be seen as a preview of the next ...
Newfoundland and Labrador challenges Ottawa over dwindling salmon: 'The stakes are high'
ST. JOHN'S, N.L. — Liberal governments in Ottawa and St. John's are in a power struggle over the province's fast-dwindling wild salmon. Newfoundland and Labrador's salmon population has declined by 45 per cent since 2015, ...