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What happened at Northwood?

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What happened at Northwood?

How Nova Scotia failed its most vulnerable.
an exclusive coast investigation

By STEPHANIE NOLEN, Apr 15/21


COVID-19 and long-term care in Nova Scotia: the timeline

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COVID-19 and long-term care in Nova Scotia: the timeline

How the province’s pandemic response lagged behind other parts of the country.

By STEPHANIE NOLEN, Apr 15/21


Remembering Northwood’s COVID-19 dead

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Remembering Northwood’s COVID-19 dead

The outbreak claimed dozens, including a card shark, a restaurateur and a woman who loved to dance at the Legion.

By STEPHANIE NOLEN, Apr 15/21


Letter rip

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Letter rip

Your faithful correspondent sings the praises of correspondence this week.

By DAN SAVAGE, Apr 15/21


Atlantic bubble dreams for April 19 are popping

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Atlantic bubble dreams for April 19 are popping

Cancel your plans to head to Moncton, and make sure your Charlottetown and St. John’s trips have a good refund policy.

By VICTORIA WALTON, Apr 14/21


7 Sure Things going on in Halifax the April 15 weekend

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7 Sure Things going on in Halifax the April 15 weekend

From the return of Adam Baldwin’s livestreams to a new, drag-filled play from HEIST.

By MORGAN MULLIN, Apr 13/21


Haligonians looking to take action about police power can have their say on April 21

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Haligonians looking to take action about police power can have their say on April 21

By CAORA MCKENNA, Apr 13/21


5 new cases and the active caseload drops Sunday, April 11

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5 new cases and the active caseload drops Sunday, April 11

But 3 patients go into the hospital in Nova Scotia’s COVID-19 numbers.

By KYLE SHAW, Apr 11/21


8 new cases but nobody’s hospitalized Saturday, April 10

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8 new cases but nobody’s hospitalized Saturday, April 10

With 43 active cases, Nova Scotia’s COVID-19 numbers keep creeping up.

By KYLE SHAW, Apr 10/21


Vaccine booking open to 60,000+ people aged 65 to 69

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Vaccine booking open to 60,000+ people aged 65 to 69

It’s the largest age group yet, and could take a few weeks to get through.

By VICTORIA WALTON, Apr 10/21


2 cases and over 100,000 vaccinations April 9

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2 cases and over 100,000 vaccinations April 9

Nova Scotia’s Friday COVID-19 numbers.

By KYLE SHAW, Apr 9/21


ICYMI: The week in local music and TV releases

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ICYMI: The week in local music and TV releases

From the Jupiter’s Legacy trailer to Kye Clayton’s newest track, here’s four hot launches.

By MORGAN MULLIN, Apr 9/21


A rare occasion to dance like everyone’s watching

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A rare occasion to dance like everyone’s watching

After a Covid delay, Petites Danses is performing live and in person this weekend.

By ALEC MARTIN, Apr 9/21


Halifax has signed up for another review of its police services

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Halifax has signed up for another review of its police services

Bringing the current total to four.

By CAORA MCKENNA, Apr 9/21


Halifax researchers are working on three new COVID-19 vaccines, and they need help

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Halifax researchers are working on three new COVID-19 vaccines, and they need help

If you’ve ever wanted to be a human guinea pig, now’s your chance.

By VICTORIA WALTON, Apr 8/21


5 cases push NS to a 2021 record for case activity

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5 cases push NS to a 2021 record for case activity

The province’s latest COVID-19 numbers as of Thursday, April 8.

By KYLE SHAW, Apr 8/21


Your horoscope for the week April 8-14

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Your horoscope for the week April 8-14

To identify what changes will heal you, Libra, you must uncover truths you don't know yet.

By ROB BREZSNY, Apr 8/21


2 new cases and a vax record Wednesday April 7

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2 new cases and a vax record Wednesday April 7

Nova Scotia’s latest COVID-19 numbers.

By KYLE SHAW, Apr 7/21


Making concessions

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Making concessions

A cheater should expect to spend some time in the doghouse, but not a life sentence.

By DAN SAVAGE, Apr 7/21


7 Sure Things happening in Halifax from April 8-14

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7 Sure Things happening in Halifax from April 8-14

All the local live art you need to see, online and off.

By MORGAN MULLIN, Apr 7/21


Video report: Catch up on Halifax Regional Council’s April 6 meeting

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Video report: Catch up on Halifax Regional Council’s April 6 meeting

Another review of policing, strict rules for illegal dumping, a visioning process for Africville and more.

By CAORA MCKENNA, Apr 7/21


Nova Scotia’s unrequited Atlantic bubble

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Nova Scotia’s unrequited Atlantic bubble

Newfoundland, NB and PEI residents can all come here without self-isolating, but the welcoming’s not mutual.

By VICTORIA WALTON, Apr 7/21


Bring home the bacon, literally

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Bring home the bacon, literally

Charboyz partners with local farmers to deliver monthly meat boxes with a twist.

By VICTORIA WALTON, Apr 7/21


6 cases plus more B117 variants Tuesday, April 6

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6 cases plus more B117 variants Tuesday, April 6

Nova Scotia’s latest COVID-19 numbers.

By KYLE SHAW, Apr 6/21


The Dish: My big Greek feast

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The Dish: My big Greek feast

Blue Olive delivers the spirit of a family meal with none of the prep.

By VICTORIA WALTON, Apr 6/21


Must-watch music video: A deer in the spotlight

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Must-watch music video: A deer in the spotlight

Kim Harris and Andrea Dorfman join forces on an animated version of “Heirloom.”

By MORGAN MULLIN, Apr 6/21


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