All old-growth forest on Crown land is now protected as part of the Province’s new approach to ecological forestry

**** CNS Media Release All Old-Growth Forest Protected ——————————————————- All old-growth forest on Crown land is now protected as part of the Province’s new approach to ecological forestry. Tory Rushton, Minister of Natural Resources and Renewables, announced an updated old-growth forest policy is effective today, August 18. “Protecting our old-growth forests is part of our […]

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Police charge three men with weapons offences

**** HRP Media Release Police charge three men with weapons offences Police have charged three men with weapons offences in relation to an incident where a number of people were struck by water gel pellets in Halifax last week. On August 12 at approximately 10:30 p.m., police responded to a report of water gel pellets […]

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NSHA have received a report from a community partner of counterfeit Percocet in the Halifax area

**** NSHA Media Release #DrugAlert NSHA have received a report from a community partner of counterfeit Percocet in the Halifax area The drug looks like a white pill with the letters TEC and centre scoring on front and is blank on the back. The pill had rough edges, a rough surface and was easily broken/flakey. […]

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Kings District RCMP arrest woman for assaulting police officer

**** RCMP Media Release   Kings District RCMP arrest woman for assaulting police officer   Kings District RCMP arrested a woman in relation to an assault that occurred in Waterville. On August 16, at approximately 7:15 p.m., Kings District RCMP members were conducting traffic enforcement on Hwy. 101, near Waterville, when they observed a speeding vehicle. An RCMP officer […]

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Colchester County District RCMP is investigating a fatal crash that occurred on Hwy. 311 in North River

**** RCMP Media Release Colchester County District RCMP investigating fatal crash Colchester County District RCMP is investigating a fatal crash that occurred on Hwy. 311 in North River. On August 17, 2022, at approximately 10:40 a.m., Colchester County District RCMP, fire and EHS responded to a report of a single vehicle crash on Hwy. 311 […]

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Statement on First Year in Government: The following is a statement from Premier Tim Houston

**** PREMIER’S Office Release Statement on First Year in Government —————————————————————- NOTE: The following is a statement from Premier Tim Houston —————————————————————- Today marks one year since voters in Nova Scotia elected a new government. Let me begin by saying it is the honour of a lifetime to serve as Premier of Nova Scotia. Although […]

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Hope for Wildlife’s Annual Open House is our biggest fundraiser each year, attracting thousands of visitors from all over Canada

**** Info via Hope for Wildlife Hope for Wildlife’s Annual Open House is our biggest fundraiser each year, attracting thousands of visitors from all over Canada. Our open house for 2022 will be held on September 10th from 12:00PM to 4:00PM! Get a once-a-year “behind-the-scenes” look at our wildlife rescue and rehabilitation facility with tours […]

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Team Canada’s 35-person contingent is departing today for the 2022 United States Department of Defense Warrior Games

**** DND Media Release Team Canada participates in the 2022 Warrior Games Team Canada’s 35-person contingent is departing today for the 2022 United States Department of Defense Warrior Games taking place August 19 to 28 in Orlando, Florida, at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex at Walt Disney World Resort. The goal of the […]

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Colchester County District RCMP is asking for the public’s assistance to locate an ATV taken from a trail near Lilyvale Rd. in Greenfield

“*** RCMP Media Release Colchester County District RCMP is asking for the public’s assistance to locate an ATV taken from a trail near Lilyvale Rd. in Greenfield On August 16, Colchester County District RCMP received a report of an ATV theft that occurred near Lilyvale Rd. in Greenfield. RCMP officers learned that the theft took […]

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