New Brunswick is officially out of the Atlantic bubble

Iain Rankin didn’t tell NB premier Higgs about new restrictions on travel to Nova Scotia.

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New Brunswick is officially out of the Atlantic bubble

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New Brunswick is officially out of the Atlantic bubble

Iain Rankin didn’t tell NB premier Higgs about new restrictions on travel to Nova Scotia.

By LYNDSAY ARMSTRONG, Jun 22/21


Where to get a rapid COVID-19 test this week (June 20-25)

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Where to get a rapid COVID-19 test this week (June 20-25)

Get a rapid test whether you're headed to work, a hang out with your bubble, or a patio.

By TEAM COAST, Jun 22/21


COVID cases and news for Nova Scotia on Tuesday, Jun 22

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COVID cases and news for Nova Scotia on Tuesday, Jun 22

Updates including briefings, infections and our daily map of community COVID-19.

By TEAM COAST, Jun 22/21


Bahamas announces Halifax tour dates

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Bahamas announces Halifax tour dates

The Sad Hunk serenades at The Cohn in January.

By MORGAN MULLIN, Jun 22/21


How Nova Scotia is a trailblazer for free, accessible COVID testing

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How Nova Scotia is a trailblazer for free, accessible COVID testing

There are nearly a dozen methods and reasons a person could get tested.

By VICTORIA WALTON, Jun 22/21


Shelters threatened by city hall, supported by citizens

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Shelters threatened by city hall, supported by citizens

Hundreds rally for “crisis shelters” after city says it will tear the temporary housing down.

By CHRIS STOODLEY, Jun 21/21


COVID cases and news for Nova Scotia on Monday, Jun 21

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COVID cases and news for Nova Scotia on Monday, Jun 21

Updates including briefings, infections and our daily map of community COVID-19.

By TEAM COAST, Jun 21/21


Bedford-Halifax ferry idea has new push to float at last

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Bedford-Halifax ferry idea has new push to float at last

$3.3 million plan aims for Halifax Transit to sail from Mill Cove to downtown by 2024.

By CHRIS STOODLEY, Jun 20/21


COVID cases and news for Nova Scotia on Sunday, Jun 20

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COVID cases and news for Nova Scotia on Sunday, Jun 20

Updates including briefings, infections and our daily map of community COVID-19.

By TEAM COAST, Jun 20/21


HRM seeks African Nova Scotian artist to design panel about Black Methodist church

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HRM seeks African Nova Scotian artist to design panel about Black Methodist church

The African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church opened 175 years ago on Gottingen Street.

By CHRIS STOODLEY, Jun 20/21


Canada vaccination tracker: Provinces race to herd immunity

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Canada vaccination tracker: Provinces race to herd immunity

Which province or territory is leading Canada’s vaccine rollout to fight the COVID virus.

By KYLE SHAW, Jun 20/21


COVID cases and news for Nova Scotia on Saturday, Jun 19

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COVID cases and news for Nova Scotia on Saturday, Jun 19

Updates including briefings, infections and our daily map of community COVID-19.

By TEAM COAST, Jun 19/21


How New Brunswick’s rush to reopen puts the Atlantic bubble at risk

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How New Brunswick’s rush to reopen puts the Atlantic bubble at risk

Neighbouring premiers Iain Rankin and Blaine Higgs have different ideas about COVID reopening.

By VICTORIA WALTON, Jun 18/21


Shakespeare By The Sea’s triumphant return

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Shakespeare By The Sea’s triumphant return

The outdoor theatre returns this summer.

By MORGAN MULLIN, Jun 18/21


Halifax repainting BLM mural without community involvement

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Halifax repainting BLM mural without community involvement

The mural was first painted last September, after the city took the idea from a local BIPOC artist.

By VICTORIA WALTON, Jun 18/21


Field Guide owners to open new, “grown up” restaurant

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Field Guide owners to open new, “grown up” restaurant

The two-level restaurant in the Pavilion on South Park Street will open in fall 2021.

By VICTORIA WALTON, Jun 18/21


COVID cases and news for Nova Scotia on Friday, Jun 18

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COVID cases and news for Nova Scotia on Friday, Jun 18

Updates including briefings, infections and our daily map of community COVID-19.

By TEAM COAST, Jun 18/21


Racism delivered in Grade 10 correspondence course

EDUCATION »

Racism delivered in Grade 10 correspondence course

Racist teachings about residential schools removed from classrooms but still in NS education system.

By JOHANNA CHISHOLM, Jun 17/21


16 changes in Phase 2 of Nova Scotia’s reopening plan

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16 changes in Phase 2 of Nova Scotia’s reopening plan

What rules relaxed in Phase 2 of reopening from COVID and what comes next in Phase 3.

By CHRIS STOODLEY, Jun 17/21


COVID cases and news for Nova Scotia on Thursday, Jun 17

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COVID cases and news for Nova Scotia on Thursday, Jun 17

Updates including briefings, infections and our daily map of community COVID-19.

By TEAM COAST, Jun 17/21


Your horoscope for the week June 17-23

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Your horoscope for the week June 17-23

You need to get a big dose of magic, Aries.

By ROB BREZSNY, Jun 17/21


New book shares the secret lives of Halifax taxi drivers

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New book shares the secret lives of Halifax taxi drivers

An excerpt from Marcello Di Cintio's Driven: The Secret Lives of Taxi Drivers.

By MORGAN MULLIN, Jun 16/21


Nose piercing and beard trimming are legal services again

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Nose piercing and beard trimming are legal services again

Spas, salons, barbers and tattoo artists can go under the mask in Phase 2 of reopening.

By ALEC MARTIN, Jun 16/21


EDNA Restaurant is open after a long COVID closure

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EDNA Restaurant is open after a long COVID closure

The Halifax dining hotspot is back in Phase 2 with new owners, and they take reservations.

By VICTORIA WALTON, Jun 16/21


COVID cases and news for Nova Scotia on Wednesday, Jun 16

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COVID cases and news for Nova Scotia on Wednesday, Jun 16

Updates including briefings, infections and our daily map of community COVID-19.

By TEAM COAST, Jun 16/21


Gyms in Halifax can let their clients in for Phase 2

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Gyms in Halifax can let their clients in for Phase 2

Nova Scotia allows gyms/yoga studios/fitness facilities to reopen for the first time since April.

By JOHANNA CHISHOLM, Jun 16/21


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