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The Sobey Art Award announces its 2021 long list

ARTS + CULTURE »

The Sobey Art Award announces its 2021 long list

Two Halifax artists—Carrie Allison and Lou Sheppard—are among the 25 in the running for Canada's biggest art prize.

By MORGAN MULLIN, May 5/21


153 new cases, 2 deaths & 3,000+ total cases May 4

COVID-19 »

153 new cases, 2 deaths & 3,000+ total cases May 4

In the fight against COVID-19, everything goes wrong for Nova Scotia on Tuesday.

By KYLE SHAW, May 4/21


How much money will HRM's lower tax rate really save me?

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How much money will HRM's lower tax rate really save me?

And is it really worth more than the municipal projects it could be funding?

By CAORA MCKENNA, May 4/21


The birds of Owls Head need a wingman

ENVIRONMENT »

The birds of Owls Head need a wingman

The government puts the piping plover on license plates, but will it help the plovers on our beaches?

By LINDSAY LEE, May 4/21


Countless Journeys. One Canada.

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Countless Journeys. One Canada.

Calling Digital Artists to Submit to the Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21’s Artist in Residence Program

By CONTENT PRESENTED BY CANADIAN MUSEUM OF IMMIGRATION AT PIER 21, May 4/21


Premier to party people: “What is wrong with you?”

COVID-19 »

Premier to party people: “What is wrong with you?”

Iain Rankin says he’s fed up with COVID rule-breakers.

By VICTORIA WALTON, May 3/21


146 new cases and better Coast data delivery May 3

COVID-19 »

146 new cases and better Coast data delivery May 3

Our map and case table have improved on Monday, but Nova Scotia’s COVID-19 numbers still suck.

By KYLE SHAW, May 3/21


Rankin’s small business rebates fall short of long-term help

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Rankin’s small business rebates fall short of long-term help

The suffering service, retail and restaurant industries need more than a band-aid fix, and they need it now.

By VICTORIA WALTON, May 3/21


Where to get a rapid COVID-19 test this week (May 3-7)

COVID-19 »

Where to get a rapid COVID-19 test this week (May 3-7)

Get out of lockdown and get tested.

By VICTORIA WALTON, May 3/21


133 new cases, none of them at nursing homes, May 2

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133 new cases, none of them at nursing homes, May 2

Nova Scotia reaches its latest record high of 822 active COVID-19 cases on Sunday.

By KYLE SHAW, May 2/21


148 new cases including 2 nursing home residents May 1

COVID-19 »

148 new cases including 2 nursing home residents May 1

Nova Scotia’s COVID-19 third wave brings fresh threats on Saturday.

By KYLE SHAW, May 1/21


Shaming, blaming and vigilante justice is not going to get us out of this third wave

COVID-19 »

Shaming, blaming and vigilante justice is not going to get us out of this third wave

Viruses love when communities aren't working together.

By CAORA MCKENNA, May 1/21


“I just want people to love us like they love our food”

CITY »

“I just want people to love us like they love our food”

Five Haligonians share their experiences with anti-Asian racism in our city.

By CAORA MCKENNA, May 1/21


67 new cases might be the tip of the iceberg on April 30

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67 new cases might be the tip of the iceberg on April 30

By KYLE SHAW, Apr 30/21


Nova Scotia has 45,000 backlogged COVID-19 tests

COVID-19 »

Nova Scotia has 45,000 backlogged COVID-19 tests

Nova Scotians waiting on a PCR test result right now may be watching their phones for longer than 72 hours.

By VICTORIA WALTON, Apr 30/21


A new case at Northwood brings echoes of last year’s deadly outbreak

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A new case at Northwood brings echoes of last year’s deadly outbreak

After staff member gets COVID-19, caregivers wonder why vaccines aren’t mandatory.

By JOHANNA CHISHOLM, Apr 30/21


Where to get a rapid COVID-19 test this weekend (May 1-2)

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Where to get a rapid COVID-19 test this weekend (May 1-2)

By VICTORIA WALTON, Apr 30/21


Eastern Front Theatre's Micro Digitals are teaspoon-sized doses of theatre

ARTS + CULTURE »

Eastern Front Theatre's Micro Digitals are teaspoon-sized doses of theatre

Small things of beauty to bring you joy, streaming on Instagram and Facebook now.

By MORGAN MULLIN, Apr 30/21


“We’re going to be throwing vaccines in the garbage and it could’ve been in somebody’s arm.”

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“We’re going to be throwing vaccines in the garbage and it could’ve been in somebody’s arm.”

People are spamming pharmacies’ non-existent waitlists for other vaccines while AstraZeneca shots expire.

By MORGAN MULLIN, Apr 30/21


Elliot Page's exclusive Oprah interview airs tonight

ARTS + CULTURE »

Elliot Page's exclusive Oprah interview airs tonight

Halifax's best export will have the same big-deal sit-down Meghan and Harry did, on AppleTV+.

By MORGAN MULLIN, Apr 30/21


How 40-to-54-year-olds can book an AstraZeneca vaccine appointment

COVID-19 »

How 40-to-54-year-olds can book an AstraZeneca vaccine appointment

Online booking for the 10,000 AZ doses Nova Scotia has available opened early this morning.

By VICTORIA WALTON, Apr 30/21


70 new cases and 300,000 vaccinations April 29

COVID-19 »

70 new cases and 300,000 vaccinations April 29

Plus another record for active COVID-19 cases on Thursday, day two of Nova Scotia's lockdown.

By KYLE SHAW, Apr 29/21


15 lockdown life enhancers to help you hold on

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15 lockdown life enhancers to help you hold on

Our best advice for coping as COVID-19’s third wave washes over Nova Scotia.

By MORGAN MULLIN, Apr 29/21


After public pressure, Nova Scotia to start collecting race-based healthcare data

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After public pressure, Nova Scotia to start collecting race-based healthcare data

Work concerning this process is expected to begin in late 2021.

By SEYITAN MORITIWON, Apr 29/21


It’s irresponsible to refuse a vaccine (yes, even AstraZeneca)

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It’s irresponsible to refuse a vaccine (yes, even AstraZeneca)

If you’re a healthy person who doesn’t want a shot, you’re being selfish.

By VICTORIA WALTON, Apr 29/21


Quick questions about sex, from bisexual bias to coming quickly

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Quick questions about sex, from bisexual bias to coming quickly

And how do the lesbian moms respond to a Trump-loving cousin's wedding invitation?

By DAN SAVAGE, Apr 29/21


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