Remember meForgot password?

Nova Scotia News

Nova Scotia offers tuition relief to new doctors

Halifax - A new program in Nova Scotia aims to keep or attract doctors to under served areas of the province by providing tuition relief.

Nova Scotia introduces e-cigarette legislation

Halifax - With the rising popularity of e-cigarettes and evidence surfacing concerning health risks associated with them, the Nova Scotia government has introduced legislation to regulate the products.

Nova Scotia apologizes to residents of Home for Colored Children

Halifax - Nova Scotia Premier Stephen McNeil offered a formal apology today on behalf of the province to those who suffered abuse and neglect at the Nova Scotia Home for Colored Children.

Nova Scotia increases penalties for distracted drivers

Halifax - Turn off your smartphones in your car, Nova Scotians are being told. The Eastern Canadian province is increasing fines for drivers who text or use their cellphones while driving.

Give your memory a boost with Manoush

Canning - The Annapolis Valley of Nova Scotia is quickly becoming a culinary destination and with its rich diversity of cultures from around the world it's not hard to see why. One of those foods that has grabbed attention recently is Manoush.

Rare, threatened seahorse spotted by divers off Halifax, N.S.

Halifax - A rarely-seen seahorse was observed and recorded by divers in waters off Nova Scotia. Scientists are excited about this sighting since the species is extremely rare in Canadian waters.

Op-Ed: Fire, The simplest MH370 theory from an experienced veteran pilot

Chris Goodfellow has 20 years experience as a Canadian Class-1 instrumented-rated pilot for multi-engine planes. He believes that the pilots of MH370 were overcome by smoke and the plane just continued on the heading probably on autopilot until...

Canadian Maritimes brace for major weekend snowstorm

Halifax - A major winter storm is brewing just south of the Canadian Maritimes which could bring up to 25 cm of snow and up to 100 km/hr winds on Sunday, December 15.

Devour! The Food Film Fest opens November 13 Special

Wolfville - Devour! The Food Film Fest opens November 13 with the Five Senses Gala, an event open to the public featuring 11 of Nova Scotia's Finest Chefs.

Liberals win a majority in Nova Scotia ousting NDP

Halifax - Voters in Nova Scotia gave the Liberals headed by Stephen McNeil a majority victory over the ruling New Democratic Party(NDP) of Darrell Dexter. Four years ago Dexter won a historic victory for his party.

PM considering new laws related to Rehtaeh Parsons case

Ottawa - Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper and Nova Scotia Premier Darrell Dexter will be meeting to discuss changes to the Criminal Code as it relates to the Rehtaeh Parsons case.

Message in a bottle from Nova Scotia turns up in Croatia

Dubrovnik - A message in a bottle has washed up on the shores of Croatia 28 years after being thrown into the sea in Nova Scotia, Canada.

95-year-old woman bags moose with single shot

Grand Falls - Look out Bullwinkle, 95-year-old Laura Wood has already taken down one moose with a single shot during a hunting trip in Newfoundland and she is busy preparing for her next conquest.

Capturing Nova Scotia through art Special

Truro - Members of the Truro Art Society are celebrating Nova Scotia through art, and a new show is made up of images created through a variety of mediums.

Over 3000 coyotes killed in Nova Scotia

Halifax - The Nova Scotia government says 3,340 coyotes were killed by licensed trappers during the 2011-2012 season as part of its plan to reduce aggressive coyote behaviour.

Rare blue lobster caught off Canadian coast

Barrington - A rare blue lobster has been caught off the Canadian coast by a fisherman in southwest Nova Scotia. The man currently has the lobster in his possession and is unsure of what to do with it.

Beep drink is back in Nova Scotia

Halifax - Farmer's Dairy in Nova Scotia is bringing back its sugary orange drink 'Beep' for a limited time beginning this Monday and it's creating quite a buzz in social media circles.

UFO: Halifax witness reports silvery alien-like probe

Halifax - UFOs are "Unidentified Flying Objects". Was the UFO reported by a Halifax witness a strictly human-made project? Or, was that UFO part of some kind of alien collaboration? Dr. Michael Salla has described a Military-Industrial Extraterrestrial Complex.

Helping cats find their way back home in Nova Scotia Special

Halifax - Tracey Galusha has been using Facebook to help lost cats from across Nova Scotia make it back to their homes and families.

Man arrested after cat killed in Halifax apartment

A Nova Scotia man was arrested after police found the bloodied body of a cat in his apartment, and his neighbour says he can't get what he believes were the screams of the tortured animal out of his head.

Creativity on display at Nova Scotia's Festive Market Special

A wide variety of beautiful and unusual items were on display during the 23rd annual Festive Craft Market in Bible Hill, Nova Scotia.

Couple marries as resort burns in background

The building where a Nova Scotia couple had planned to marry was destroyed by fire on the weekend, but they still went ahead with the wedding.

Abused dogs travel from Labrador to Nova Scotia to find homes Special

They have seen cases of abuse which sometimes leave them in tears, but the efforts of two Nova Scotia women have saved the lives of many unwanted dogs from Labrador and they are fighting for changes in legislation which would protect these animals.

An autumn flood in Nova Scotia Special

Truro - Not for the first time this year, sections of the Truro-Bible Hill area of Nova Scotia ended up with flooding which closed roads and left many people with damp basements.

Occupy Nova Scotia told to leave park

Halifax - Protesters in Nova Scotia are making new plans after a few of them were arrested on Friday. The arrests occurred at the site of Occupy Nova Scotia.

A day of Remembrance in Nova Scotia Special

Winds were high and rain was heavy but a large crowd turned up to mark Remembrance Day during an indoor ceremony in one Nova Scotia community.

Bay of Fundy in the running to become a 'New Wonder of Nature'

Fredericton - The Premiers of New Brunswick and Nova Scotia are urging all Canadians to vote for the Bay of Fundy to join the ranks of the New 7 Wonders of Nature.

Remains of missing teen found in Nova Scotia

New Glasgow - Almost a month after she went missing, the remains of 19-year-old Amber Kirwan were found in Nova Scotia, and police are now investigating a homicide.

The Nova Scotia 4-H Pro Show Special

Young people from across Nova Scotia gathered in Bible Hill on the weekend to show off their top projects and take part in competition.

Visiting Nova Scotia's wildlife park Special

Shubenacadie - The Shubenacadie Wildlife Park provides visitors with an opportunity to see a variety of both native and exotic species of mammals and birds up close.
  1 2 3 4 5 Next»

Set up a news alert for

Nova Scotia

Nova Scotia Image

Green Bay NS
Green Bay NS
Van in ditch in Mt Uniacke
Van in ditch in Mt Uniacke
Mersey River  Liverpool  NS
Mersey River, Liverpool, NS
Lunenburg  Nova Scotia. Home of the Bluenose 11
Lunenburg, Nova Scotia. Home of the Bluenose 11
Whirling snow making it difficult to see in Medford  NS
Whirling snow making it difficult to see in Medford, NS
Truck with plow on unplowed road in Medford  NS.
Truck with plow on unplowed road in Medford, NS.
Pictures from Lunenburg
Pictures from Lunenburg
The Bay of Fundy is located along the Atlantic coast of North America between the Canadian provinces...
The Bay of Fundy is located along the Atlantic coast of North America between the Canadian provinces of New Brunswick and Nova Scotia, with a small portion touching the U.S. state of Maine.
Dollar Lake
Dollar Lake
The Bay of Fundy is located along the Atlantic coast of North America between the Canadian provinces...
The Bay of Fundy is located along the Atlantic coast of North America between the Canadian provinces of New Brunswick and Nova Scotia, with a small portion touching the U.S. state of Maine.
Liverpool  NS
Liverpool, NS
Pictures from Lunenburg
Pictures from Lunenburg
Heavy snowfall in Medford  NS
Heavy snowfall in Medford, NS
The St. Lawrence Roman Catholic Church  Canning  Nova Scotia. One of the churches in the Yarmouth di...
The St. Lawrence Roman Catholic Church, Canning, Nova Scotia. One of the churches in the Yarmouth diocese.
Liverpool  NS
Liverpool, NS
Bluenose ll  Tall Ships Parade of Sail
Halifax  Nova Scotia
July 13th  2009
Bluenose ll, Tall Ships Parade of Sail Halifax, Nova Scotia July 13th, 2009
One Tree Hill Studios