35 of Canada’s best hockey players are in Halifax this week

35 of Canada’s best hockey players are in Halifax this week

Fingers crossed they’ll be back in May to compete in the IIHF Women’s World Championship.

By CAORA MCKENNA, Mar 4/21


3 new cases and another testing record March 3 🏆

3 new cases and another testing record March 3 🏆

Nova Scotia's official COVID-19 numbers.

By KYLE SHAW, Mar 3/21


1 new case, more variants and hospitalizations March 2

1 new case, more variants and hospitalizations March 2

Nova Scotia's official COVID-19 numbers.

By KYLE SHAW, Mar 2/21


The five most expensive capital items budgeted for 2021/22

The five most expensive capital items budgeted for 2021/22

No shortage of good ideas, just a shortage of dolla billz.

By CAORA MCKENNA, Mar 2/21


Coburg Road home approved for heritage status

Coburg Road home approved for heritage status

The land the house is on cost $350 back in 1886.

By CAORA MCKENNA, Mar 2/21


1 new, 35 active cases on Monday, March 1

1 new, 35 active cases on Monday, March 1

Nova Scotia's official COVID-19 numbers.

By KYLE SHAW, Mar 1/21


COVID-19 cases and news for the March 1 week

COVID-19 cases and news for the March 1 week

Brief stories about C19 cases and new infections in Halifax and Nova Scotia, updated often.

Updates by TEAM COAST, Mar 1/21


COVID-19 cases and news for the February 22 week

COVID-19 cases and news for the February 22 week

Brief stories about C19 cases and new infections in Halifax and Nova Scotia, updated often.

Updates by TEAM COAST, Feb 28/21


Accessible taxis should be a bit more accessible by fall

Accessible taxis should be a bit more accessible by fall

Regional Council approves a plan to add more vehicles and subsidize the transit service.

By CAORA MCKENNA, Feb 25/21


Rankin’ Rankin

Rankin’ Rankin

How did Nova Scotia’s millennial-in-chief do at his first COVID-19 briefing?

By VICTORIA WALTON, Feb 24/21


Video report: Catch up on Halifax Regional Council's Feb 23 meeting

Video report: Catch up on Halifax Regional Council's Feb 23 meeting

From gardens to tourism, find out what happened at council in a video from our city editor.

By CAORA MCKENNA, Feb 24/21


Halifax council not interested in defunding police

Halifax council not interested in defunding police

During election szn, some councillors said they supported it. Come budget time, they backtracked.

By CAORA MCKENNA, Feb 23/21


Stephen McNeil gives his last presser as premier

Stephen McNeil gives his last presser as premier

Doing 97 COVID-19 press briefings, Nova Scotia’s prickly leader became pandemic popular.

By VICTORIA WALTON, Feb 19/21


Rent for a one-bedroom up 20 percent from last year 😢

Rent for a one-bedroom up 20 percent from last year 😢

Halifax apartment prices increase even though average rents across Canada are down.

By CAORA MCKENNA, Feb 19/21


Halifax police force blows IT security, then lies about it

Halifax police force blows IT security, then lies about it

The city’s auditor general says Halifax Regional Police sucks at handling covert information.

By CAORA MCKENNA, Feb 18/21


Buy Black Birchtown wants to create retreat centre for BIPOC folks

Buy Black Birchtown wants to create retreat centre for BIPOC folks

White-owned retreat centres often leave BIPOC folks needing "a retreat from the retreat.”

By SEYITAN MORITIWON, Feb 17/21


COVID-19 news for the February 15 week

COVID-19 news for the February 15 week

Quick looks at cases and more, in Halifax and Nova Scotia.

Updates by TEAM COAST, Feb 15/21


Halifax Regional Council to consider saving Sir Sanford Fleming cottage

Halifax Regional Council to consider saving Sir Sanford Fleming cottage

And everything else that happened at council this week

By CAORA MCKENNA, Feb 10/21


Leadership shakeup at Irving Shipbuilding makes waves

Leadership shakeup at Irving Shipbuilding makes waves

Kevin Mooney, ex-commander in the US Navy, to take the helm.

By CAORA MCKENNA, Feb 9/21


Halifax’s indoor skatepark movement snags meeting with mayor

Halifax’s indoor skatepark movement snags meeting with mayor

Skaters invest in good shovels and call for better facilities.

By SEYITAN MORITIWON, Feb 8/21


COVID-19 news for the February 8 week

COVID-19 news for the February 8 week

Quick looks at cases and more, in Halifax and Nova Scotia.

Updates by TEAM COAST, Feb 8/21


COVID-19 news for the February 1 week

COVID-19 news for the February 1 week

Quick looks at cases and more, in Halifax and Nova Scotia.

Updates by TEAM COAST, Feb 1/21


Halifax's vacancy rate slinked up in 2020, but the reality for renters hardly got any better

Halifax's vacancy rate slinked up in 2020, but the reality for renters hardly got any better

What the vacancy rate does and doesn't tell us about renting in Halifax.

By CAORA MCKENNA, Jan 29/21


Take the 2021 Sex and Dating Survey

Take the 2021 Sex and Dating Survey

Talk anonymously about love in the time of Covid.

A scientific-ish poll from TEAM COAST, Jan 28/21


Convention Centre can't be a shelter and waste contracts won't get living wage requirement

Convention Centre can't be a shelter and waste contracts won't get living wage requirement

This, and everything else that happened at regional council this week.

By CAORA MCKENNA, Jan 28/21


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