Northern Pulp Environmental Assessment Process Begins

**** CNS Media Release Northern Pulp Environmental Assessment Process Begins ————————————————————— The proposed Northern Pulp mill revitalization and new pulp effluent treatment plant project was registered for a Class II environmental assessment today, December 7. The company’s registration document is available at: https://www.novascotia.ca/nse/ea/ . The Department is now preparing draft terms of reference to guide the preparation […]

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(Update) Power Outages Close Several HRCE Schools/Programs

**** Info via HRCE Power Outages Close Several HRCE Schools/Programs Update Power has been restored to the following schools and they will reopen for day: ​ Bicentennial School Crichton Park Elementary Dartmouth South Academy (including the Pre-Primary Program in the Southdale building) Grosvenor-Wentworth Park Elementary Hawthorn Elementary The following HRCE schools are closed today (Dec. […]

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Potential exposures to COVID-19 at locations in Central Zone, one transit route and on multiple flights

**** NSHA Media Release Potential exposures to COVID-19 at locations in Central Zone, one transit route and on multiple flights ​ ​ Nova Scotia Health Public Health is advising of potential exposures to COVID-19 at locations in Central Zone, one transit route and on multiple flights. In addition to media releases, all potential exposure notifications are listed […]

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Police are requesting assistance in identifying a group of men in relation to an assault that occurred in Halifax

**** HRP Media Release Police request assistance in identifying assault suspects ​ Police are requesting assistance in identifying a group of men in relation to an assault that occurred in Halifax yesterday. ​ On December 5 at approximately 2 a.m. police responded to a report of a group of men assaulting two other men in […]

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45 New Cases of COVID-19, 92 Recoveries

**** HEALTH/WELLNESS Media Release   45 New Cases of COVID-19, 92 Recoveries ————————————————————— Today, December 6, Nova Scotia is reporting 45 new cases of COVID-19 and 92 recoveries since the last update December 3. There are 38 cases in Central Zone, six cases in Northern Zone and one case in Eastern Zone. There is a […]

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Police charge man for fraud offences

**** HRP Media Release Police charge man for fraud offences ​ Investigators with the Financial Crime Unit of the Integrated Criminal Investigation Division have laid 24 charges against a man in relation to five fraud-related incidents. ​ Between May 2020 and May 2021, a man agreed to do home improvement and contracting work for a […]

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(ENDED) Rainfall warning in effect Special weather statement in effect and Wind Warning issued

**** Info via Environment Canada —- ENDED Rainfall warning in effect Rain, at times heavy, is expected. Periods of rain, at times heavy beginning near noon and continuing into Tuesday morning. Total rainfall: 30 to 50 mm likely with locally higher amounts. Locations: Atlantic Coast of Nova Scotia from Halifax County east to Southern Cape […]

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Potential exposures to COVID-19 at locations in Central Zone and on one flight

**** NSHA Media Release Potential exposures to COVID-19 at locations in Central Zone and on one flight ​ ​ Nova Scotia Health Public Health is advising of potential exposures to COVID-19 at locations in Central Zone and one flight. In addition to media releases, all potential exposure notifications are listed here:​ http://www.nshealth.ca/covid-exposures. ​ As Nova Scotia moves into […]

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