Five New Cases of COVID-19

**** HEALTH/WELLNESS Media Release Five New Cases of COVID-19 —————————————————————- Five new cases of COVID-19 are being reported in Nova Scotia today, April 11. ​ There are four cases in Central Zone. Two cases are related to travel outside Atlantic Canada and the other two are close contacts of previously reported cases. ​ There is […]

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Police Investigate Break & Enter with Firearm – Dartmouth

**** HRP Media Release Police Investigate Break & Enter with Firearm – Dartmouth At 4:30 p.m., on the 10th of April, Halifax Regional Police responded to a report of a Break & Enter in progress, in the 100 block of Princess Margaret Blvd. Dartmouth.​ ​ Two masked suspects dressed in black, one armed with a firearm, forced their […]

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Eight New Cases of COVID-19

**** HEALTH/WELLNESS Media Release Eight New Cases of COVID-19 —————————————————————- Eight new cases of COVID-19 are being reported in Nova Scotia today, April 10. ​ There are two case are in Western Zone. One case is related to travel outside Atlantic Canada and the other is under investigation. ​ There are also six cases in […]

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Potential exposure to COVID-19 on two Marine Atlantic crossings

**** NSHA Media Release Potential exposure to COVID-19 on two Marine Atlantic crossings Nova Scotia Health Public Health is advising of potential exposure to COVID-19 on two Marine Atlantic ferry crossings. In addition to media releases, all potential exposure notifications are listed here: http://www.nshealth.ca/covid-exposures. Anyone who was on the following Marine Atlantic ferry crossings are asked […]

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National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week

**** HRP Media Release National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week Halifax Regional Police is honoring the public safety telecommunicators employed in our Integrated Emergency Services (IES) dispatch centre during National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week, April 11-17. These dedicated employees truly put the first in ‘first responder’; they are a voice of calm at the other end […]

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Overcrowding at QEII Health Sciences Centre, Friday, April 9, 2021

**** NSHA Media Release Overcrowding at QEII Health Sciences Centre, Friday, April 9, 2021 The QEII Health Sciences Centre has experienced high patient volumes and admissions this week, causing service impacts across the hospital.​ Patient waits in the emergency department have been longer than usual this last week.​ As a result of the sustained pressure, […]

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Lower Sackville man charged with sexual assault and sexual interference

**** RCMP Media Release Lower Sackville man charged with sexual assault and sexual interference ​ The RCMP/HRP Integrated Special Victim Section has charged a​ 29-year-old man from Lower Sackville with sexual assault, and is reaching out to the community in case there are additional victims. ​ Andrew Thomas Stones has been charged with Sexual Assault […]

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