The Latest From Around Nova Scotia

Source Icon

Maritime musicians remember Bruce Guthro

30 minutes ago
Featured Image

As the sadness from Cape Breton singer-songwriter Bruce Guthro's passing on Tuesday night reverberates through the music community and beyond, those who shared the stage with him are also sharing memories.

Source Icon

Houston government would consider buying flood damaged homes if HRM makes proposal

52 minutes ago
Featured Image

Nova Scotia’s Housing Minister said in order for the province to consider buying homes on a floodplain in Bedford, the Halifax Regional Municipality would have to make a request.

Source Icon

Watch CBC Nova Scotia News at 6 for September 07, 2023

1 hours ago

Get the latest on today's top stories: Wages it takes to get by in N.S. take a big jump, DFO docs shine light on scope 'unauthorized' elver fishing and fleet week sets sail in Halifax.

Friday's Fuel Price Changes

Regular self-serve NO CHANGE = 184.4¢/L
Diesel self-serve UP 2.4¢/L = 203.4¢/L

Source Icon

All aboard: Halifax launches first international fleet week

2 hours ago
Featured Image

More than 1,200 sailors from NATO countries are converging on Halifax for the city’s first international fleet week.

Source Icon

Canadian Red Cross urges people to prepare for storms

2 hours ago

Hurricane season is well underway. The Canadian Red Cross says part of being prepared for a big storm is putting together an emergency plan and a go-bag with essentials. Watch Amy Smith's interview with Dan Bedell.

Source Icon

Annapolis County residents call on review board to shrink council

2 hours ago

A navy road sign stands up amid trees and vegetation, bearing the name of the county

Residents of the Municipality of the County of Annapolis have told the province's review board they want a smaller council, saying a public survey has made that clear and the move could save money.

Source Icon

Halifax International Fleet Week underway

2 hours ago

As Anna Mandin reports, the inaugural event is a celebration of the Canadian Navy.

Source Icon

‘Adulting 101’: Nova Scotia pilots high school course offering life skills

2 hours ago
Featured Image

Life skills like filing taxes, searching for an apartment and even getting a credit card will all be explored in the course. It's being offered at four schools this year.

Source Icon

Back-to-school can be stressful for students, parents and teachers: psychologist

3 hours ago
Featured Image

While there is often a lot of excitement surrounding back-to-school time, the transition from summer vacation mode to the classroom can also be a source of anxiety for students, parents, and teachers.

Source Icon

Nova Scotia plans to increase fine for buying out-of-season lobster to $1 million

3 hours ago

Lobster traps lined up on a jetty with a sunset shining through them.

Nova Scotia is planning to raise the fine for commercial buyers caught selling out of season lobster to $1 million.

Source Icon

Nova Scotia minister won’t commit to buying out homes ravaged by July flooding

3 hours ago
Featured Image

Some residents on Union Street in Bedford, N.S., have said they hope the province will buy and demolish homes that were heavily damaged on July 21.

Source Icon

Halifax Fleet Week: N.S. high school students become captains for a day

4 hours ago
Featured Image

To mark the inaugural Halifax International Fleet Week, two local high school students were given the opportunity to serve as captains for a day.

Source Icon

N.S. minister says international students need to take responsibility for finding housing, jobs

4 hours ago

A man with a white dress shirt, grey jacket and grey tie stands in front of a Nova Scotia flag and a Canada flag.

Nova Scotia Advanced Education Minister Brian Wong says universities may be hiring unscrupulous recruiters to attract international students, but the schools are independent businesses that can make their own decisions.

Source Icon

Police investigating alleged historical sexual assaults in Meteghan, N.S.

4 hours ago

rcmp vehicle

Nova Scotia RCMP are turning to the public for information regarding sexual assaults that allegedly occurred at Université Sainte-Anne between 2015 and 2019.

Source Icon

RCMP seeking information related to alleged historical sexual assaults at Université Sainte-Anne

4 hours ago
Featured Image

The Meteghan RCMP is asking the public for information in relation to alleged historical sexual assaults at Université Sainte-Anne.

Source Icon

Inside the failed Maritime elver fishery: documents describe confrontation, risk to safety

5 hours ago

hundreds of tiny eels held in cupped hands.

Disclosure documents filed by the Department of Fisheries and Oceans in Federal Court reveal the breadth of unauthorized Indigenous harvesting in the chaotic and aborted 2023 Maritime fishery for baby eels or elvers.

Source Icon

Dozens of sexual assaults alleged at N.S. university, police investigating

5 hours ago
Featured Image

Police are looking into dozens of alleged historical sexual assaults at Université Sainte-Anne, a French-language university in southwestern Nova Scotia.

Source Icon

Documents show Nova Scotians urging minister to proclaim Coastal Protection Act

5 hours ago

ocean lapping up against seawall

Documents obtained by CBC through access-to-information laws show the majority of people contacting Nova Scotia Environment Minister Tim Halman want Coastal Protection Act enacted.

Source Icon

Mask, screening requirements to end at Nova Scotia Health facility entrances

5 hours ago

Emergency entrance to the Halifax Infirmary is shown.

Nova Scotia Health will remove screeners and mandatory masking requirement at the entrances to its facilities starting Sunday.

Source Icon

World silver medallist Sarah Mitton secures Diamond League Final berth in women's shot put

7 hours ago

Women's athlete yells during competition following a throw during the shot put event at a Diamond League meet.

Coming off a silver-medal performance at the World Athletics Championships, Canadian shot putter Sarah Mitton qualified for next week's Diamond League Final with a 19.76-metre throw for second place in Thursday's street competition in Brussels.

Source Icon

Summer of 2023 was the wettest on record for much of the Maritimes

7 hours ago

Stranded cars in Bedford, Nova Scotia during the historic flooding in July.

CBC meteorologist Ryan Snoddon adds up the rainfall totals from a historic summer in the Maritimes.

Back to Top

Add to Collection

No Collections

Here you'll find all collections you've created before.

Beat the Facebook news block. Get the best viral Nova Scotia news straight to your inbox + weekly gas prices adjustments.

You may receive the occasional newsletter or free concert tickets!

Close