Canada: Atlantic

CBC - New Brunswick (9 minutes ago)

Walter Gillespie, wrongfully convicted N.B. man who spent 21 years in prison, dies months after acquittal

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CTV - Atlantic (15 minutes ago)

RCMP say the fire that prompted a state of emergency in a Labrador town is now under control.

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CTV - Atlantic (15 minutes ago)

A wrongfully convicted New Brunswick man who spent decades trying to clear his name before being declared innocent by a judge in January has died at the age of 80.

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CTV - Atlantic (An hour ago)

A man has been charged after allegedly threatening police officers with a knife after a disturbance in Elmsdale, N.S., on Thursday.

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CBC - Nova Scotia (An hour ago)

Adult learners in Nova Scotia will lose access to the current high school equivalency testing program in two weeks, but a made-in-Canada replacement is expected shortly.

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CBC - Newfoundland (2 hours ago)

Self-published authors popped up at the St. John's Farmers' Market on the weekend to promote their books and meet readers.

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CTV - Atlantic (3 hours ago)

RCMP say the fire that prompted a state of emergency in a Labrador town is now under control.

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CTV - Atlantic (3 hours ago)

Gary Crossman, New Brunswick's minister of environment and climate change, has resigned from Blaine Higgs' Progressive Conservative cabinet effective immediately.

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CTV - Atlantic (3 hours ago)

A man who was wanted on a province-wide warrant in Nova Scotia has been arrested.

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CBC - P.E.I. (4 hours ago)

P.E.I. Fashion Weekend is back for a third year with a focus on diversity, inclusivity and community.

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CTV - Atlantic (5 hours ago)

The St. George RCMP is asking for help from the public in identifying a person of interest after an alleged arson at a wharf in Back Bay, N.B., on Thursday.

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Global News - Halifax (5 hours ago)

Brad Johns made the controversial comments while responding to a reporter's question on the inquiry into the 2020 Nova Scotia mass shooting.

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CBC - Nova Scotia (5 hours ago)

Ottawa is moving ahead with plans to rebuild the population of white sharks in Eastern Canada — fulfilling a legal requirement in effect since 2011 when the predator was listed as endangered under the Species at Risk Act.

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CBC - Newfoundland (6 hours ago)

Two women hiking near Flatrock, N.L., recently were stunned when they came across a section of trail with an "ice forest": trees glazed in layers of ice surrounded by unfrozen trees.

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CBC - Newfoundland (7 hours ago)

The town of Happy Valley-Goose Bay, N.L., has declared a state of emergency following "several explosions" at the site of an uncontrolled fire burning near explosive material. No injuries have been reported, but residents in the area have been urged to evacuate their homes.

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CBC - Newfoundland (10 hours ago)

Teenagers looking for their first job often lean toward fast food or big box retail stores to earn their first paycheques, but 15-year-old Ryan Easton of Mount Pearl scrapped that idea for a different one.

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CBC - Newfoundland (10 hours ago)

The defence told the court Friday it intends to call an expert witness in the field of information technology to combat the Crown's suggestion that Robert Regular's digital records were altered.

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CBC - New Brunswick (10 hours ago)

With Earth Day on Monday, people might be inspired to think more deeply about the world around them — including in our own backyards. Saint John resident Dan Scott hopes to get people to not just think, but act, when it comes to taking care of the community.

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CBC - New Brunswick (10 hours ago)

In the past few years, Victoria West's digital art has been exhibited in Paris, Rome, Barcelona, Australia, Miami and Albuquerque.

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CBC - New Brunswick (10 hours ago)

It's the time of year when frogs and salamanders on Campobello Island will migrate from vernal pools to the woods, a phenomenon known as the Big Night.

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CBC - New Brunswick (10 hours ago)

The former Woolworth's store building in uptown Saint John was torn down in 2021 with promises of a 12-floor, mostly residential building. Almost three years later, it is still an empty, fenced-in hole.

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CBC - Nova Scotia (10 hours ago)

Ottawa is moving ahead with plans to enhance protections for the great white shark in Atlantic Canadian waters. The apex predator is listed as endangered in Canada, obligating the government to rebuild the population. But there are questions about whether the white shark is actually in trouble. Paul Withers reports.

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CBC - Nova Scotia (10 hours ago)

Artwork on rawhide hand drums depicts the artists' journeys in learning and honouring their Indigenous language.

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CBC - P.E.I. (10 hours ago)

The East Coast Music Association announced it will give honorary awards to 10 Atlantic Canadians at the ECMA awards weekend, May 1-5 in Charlottetown, P.E.I. 

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CBC - P.E.I. (10 hours ago)

Drivers in Charlottetown may have noticed more traffic than normal this spring, and there's a reason for it. Large road projects have tied up two busy areas of the city. Scott Adams, Charlottetown's manager of public works, explains how more traffic now hopefully means less in the future.

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CBC - P.E.I. (10 hours ago)

Keeping Music Alive, a fundraising concert in memory of P.E.I.'s Owen Hann, will hold its second annual event this weekend.

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Global News - Halifax (16 hours ago)

Happy Valley-Goose Bay and the Canadian Forces Base in Happy Valley-Goose Bay are affected by the state of emergency, according to RCMP.

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CBC - Nova Scotia (18 hours ago)

Nova Scotia Justice Minister Brad Johns stepped down from his cabinet post Friday, a day after he outraged survivor advocacy groups by saying he doesn't believe domestic violence is an epidemic.

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CBC - Nova Scotia (19 hours ago)

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CBC - Nova Scotia (19 hours ago)

The federal government announced this week oral health-care providers who provide services to clients of the Canadian Dental Care Plan can bill the insurance company directly without formally signing up for the program.

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CBC - Newfoundland (19 hours ago)

Parks Canada is warning drivers in Gros Morne National Park that more caribou are being spotted around roads than usual this spring.

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CTV - Atlantic (19 hours ago)

After a decade, residents who live around the washed away Cherryvale Covered Bridge are still fighting for its replacement.

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CTV - Atlantic (19 hours ago)

Nova Scotia Justice Minister Brad Johns has resigned, according to a short statement from Premier Tim Houston on Friday evening.

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CTV - Atlantic (19 hours ago)

The RCMP says a 'dangerous man' with a firearm in Bible Hill, N.S., is in custody Friday morning.

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CBC - New Brunswick (20 hours ago)

A national shortage of measles vaccines will continue for at least another month, which means most people born before 1970 won't be able to follow public health advice and get a shot before travel outside Canada — unless they cross the border to get the shot.

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CBC - P.E.I. (20 hours ago)

MLAs voted to extend the hours of the P.E.I. Legislature on April 19 as the Progressive Conservative government worked to pass its budget. CBC's Wayne Thibodeau reports from outside the legislature.

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CBC - P.E.I. (20 hours ago)

From sick notes to virtual health care to the feisty tone in the P.E.I. Legislature this week — Sally Pitt and Paul MacNeill are back for the CBC News: Compass political panel for April 19.

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CTV - Atlantic (20 hours ago)

Saint John police have dealt with two incidents related to a chemical irritant assault this week, but the force doesn't believe it is the start of a new trend in the city.

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Global News - Halifax (21 hours ago)

Students at the Cobequid Education Centre honoured the victims of the 2020 mass shooting by planting "forget me not" seeds at Hearts Haven Memorial Park in Debert, N.S.

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Global News - Halifax (21 hours ago)

Sarah Hoban says her 18-month-old daughter is currently on 10 day care waitlists, and warns families can't wait until 2026 for more spaces.

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CTV - Atlantic (21 hours ago)

Gas stations across Halifax were quieter than usual after a price hike of nearly 10 cents for gasoline hit the province on Friday.

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CBC - P.E.I. (21 hours ago)

The union representing Prince Edward Island public school teachers says the current lack of substitutes, particularly those who can teach in French, is causing challenges in classrooms. 

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CBC - New Brunswick (21 hours ago)

Environment Minister Gary Crossman is resigning as a Progressive Conservative cabinet minister and will quit as an MLA within days, citing his differences with Premier Blaine Higgs

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CBC - New Brunswick (22 hours ago)

The team behind New Brunswick's $400,000 mini-satellite Violet tries to establish it's first contact with the satellite on Friday.

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CTV - Atlantic (23 hours ago)

Gary Crossman, New Brunswick's minister of environment and climate change, is resigning from Blaine Higgs' Progressive Conservative cabinet immediately.

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Global News - Halifax (23 hours ago)

Several Nova Scotia groups that assist women are speaking out against comments on domestic violence by Justice Minister Brad Johns, and at least one is calling for his dismissal.

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CBC - Newfoundland (23 hours ago)

The gradual resurgence of vinyl has been a blessing for companies like Atlantic Music and Merchandise, where Robert Buck has been helping acts like Rum Ragged, Valmy and Nick Earle craft high-quality records and packaging.

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CBC - Nova Scotia (23 hours ago)

Atlantic Canada's biggest queer festival of the performing arts launches its biggest and most ambitious year to date

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CBC - Nova Scotia (23 hours ago)

Some residents of Tatamagouche, N.S., say they are worried about losing a large greenspace in the Colchester County community, as the province prepares to create more housing for health-care workers in the area.

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CBC - Nova Scotia (23 hours ago)

The health authority says it will be sending letters to affected patients after their personal health information was "inappropriately accessed" at Saint Martha's Regional Hospital.

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CBC - Nova Scotia (23 hours ago)

Brad Johns has begun calling a list of dozens of women's organizations to discuss his comments about domestic violence. Johns said Thursday he doesn't think domestic violence is an epidemic, and later apologized publicly.

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CBC - New Brunswick (23 hours ago)

The New Brunswick government is adding $12 million to an already-announced new school in Saint John's north end to turn it into a community hub. It's expected to open in September 2027.

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CBC - New Brunswick (23 hours ago)

RCMP have now labelled three separate fires that happened at the wharf in Back Bay, near St, George in southwestern New Brunswick, as arson. 

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CTV - Atlantic (24 hours ago)

The teen charged with mischief and obstruction in the investigation into the disappearance of Tyson McDonald was sentenced in court Friday in Georgetown, P.E.I.

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CTV - Atlantic (24 hours ago)

The RCMP says it is investigating a suspicious fire that happened in Saulnierville, N.S., Friday morning.

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CTV - Atlantic (24 hours ago)

CTV Atlantic meteorologist Kalin Mitchell says a large part of the Maritimes should have ideal viewing conditions for the Lyrid meteor shower Sunday overnight into Monday morning.

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CBC - Newfoundland (A day ago)

Police say multiple people called to report that someone driving a white sedan in the Topsail Road area of Mount Pearl was stunting and speeding. The car crashed into a pole, and two people ran away from the vehicle. Police caught up to them later and the driver was charged with impaired driving and failure to stop at the scene of a collision.

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CBC - Newfoundland (A day ago)

The Newfoundland and Labrador government has partnered with business leaders to launch a new wage support program for small- and medium-sized businesses, aimed at supporting businesses through the latest minimum wage increase.

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CBC - New Brunswick (A day ago)

An arbitration decision Tuesday awards an eight per cent increase over two years for nearly 20,000 unionized RCMP officers across Canada.

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CBC - New Brunswick (A day ago)

Moncton will be getting thousands less than committed from the Moncton Wildcats hockey team for the Avenir Centre arena and plaza after a vote by city council Monday.

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CTV - Atlantic (A day ago)

The New Brunswick government has announced a new community hub which will be integrated into the new elementary school set to be built in the north end of Saint John.

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CTV - Atlantic (A day ago)

A former employee at St. Martha's Regional Hospital, in Antigonish, N.S., inappropriately accessed the personal health information of 2,690 people, according to a news release from Nova Scotia Health.

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Global News - Halifax (A day ago)

The 28-year-old from Cole Harbour, N.S., registered two assists for the Colorado Avalanche during a 5-1 win on Thursday — wrapping up the regular season with140 points.

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Global News - Halifax (A day ago)

People living in the areas of Colchester, Cumberland, East Hants, and Pictou County were told to seek immediate shelter and lock their doors and windows by N.S. RCMP.

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CBC - New Brunswick (A day ago)

Saint John will be rolling out a new curbside recycling program at the beginning of May that will see all residents putting their recycling out by 7 a.m. for collection, with no more nighttime pickup, as Miller Waste, a private company, takes over collection.

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CTV - Atlantic (A day ago)

The teen charged with mischief and obstruction in the investigation into the disappearance of Tyson McDonald is before a judge in Georgetown, P.E.I., Friday.

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Global News - Halifax (A day ago)

The price of gasoline jumped by 9.8 cents in the Halifax-area. The price at the pump in Cape Breton, is slightly higher -- at a minimum price 186.9 cents per litre.

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CTV - Atlantic (A day ago)

Some residents in rural New Brunswick are frustrated with cows that roam into their properties.

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CTV - Atlantic (A day ago)

New Brunswick is now accepting patients from Prince Edward Island needing vascular surgery, after Nova Scotia decided it would no longer take those patients.

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CBC - P.E.I. (A day ago)

The Dental Association of P.E.I. is sounding considerably more upbeat about a federal dental program for seniors than it did at the end of March.

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CBC - Newfoundland (A day ago)

WARNING: some details may be distressing. Businessman and lawyer Robert Regular testified in his own defence in his sexual assault trial on Thursday. The CBC's Ariana Kelland has this update — including the role erectile dysfunction and Viagra are playing in that defence.

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Global News - Halifax (A day ago)

Four years after the deadliest mass shooting in Canadian history, the mayor of the community where the tragedy began says accessing mental health resources is still a challenge.

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CTV - Atlantic (A day ago)

Police on Prince Edward Island say a woman has died following a Thursday afternoon car crash.

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CBC - P.E.I. (A day ago)

An extensive police and Ground Search and Rescue effort in the West Royalty neighbourhood of Charlottetown has resulted in the safe return of a man to his home.

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CBC - Newfoundland (A day ago)

The Newfoundland and Labrador government has announced more funding for child-care providers offering spaces for infants, as well as other short-term implementations to support the sector.

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CBC - Newfoundland (A day ago)

Ryan Easton is the entrepreneur behind the e-waste kingdom Ryan's Recycling in Mount Pearl. The CBC's Krissy Holmes spent some time with Easton to learn about his business plan and how he's helping the environment.

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CBC - Newfoundland (A day ago)

A teenager accused of severely beating a student at a St. John's high school last year pleaded guilty Friday to aggravated assault.

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CTV - Atlantic (A day ago)

As predicted, gas prices increased overnight in the Maritimes, though the price of diesel decreased by a few cents.

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CTV - Atlantic (A day ago)

Nova Scotia's opposition parties are calling for the justice minister to resign after he said domestic violence is not an "epidemic."

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CBC - Newfoundland (A day ago)

Photos tabled in the House of Assembly show troubling conditions inside Newfoundland and Labrador's largest hospital, including what appears to be rodent feces in hospital rooms.

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CBC - P.E.I. (A day ago)

A 45-year-old Prince County woman is dead following a single-vehicle highway accident Thursday, say RCMP.

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CBC - New Brunswick (A day ago)

Housing and immigration advocates are angry New Brunswick Premier Blaine Higgs is blaming the housing crisis on immigrants and say his comments are dangerous.

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CBC - Nova Scotia (A day ago)

RCMP say a suspect that was the subject of an emergency alert issued Friday morning for the Bible Hill, N.S., area is in custody. RCMP earlier warned of a "dangerous man with firearm."

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CTV - Atlantic (A day ago)

Greenfoot Energy Solutions will give $600,000 to a sports facility in Bedford, N.S., over the next 10 years.

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CTV - Atlantic (A day ago)

The design for a new memorial in Kamloops, B.C., has been released, nearly four years after a deadly Canadian Forces Snowbird plane crash.

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CBC - Newfoundland (A day ago)

Photos tabled in the House of Assembly show troubling conditions inside Newfoundland and Labrador's largest hospital, including what appears to be rodent feces in hospital rooms.

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CBC - P.E.I. (A day ago)

The price of gas rose overnight on P.E.I., but Islanders have so far not seen a big spike in prices like the one that people in Ontario saw this week.

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CBC - Nova Scotia (A day ago)

Peggys Cove now has a new bylaw to guide development and protect the iconic fishing village's heritage, but some say the process to create those rules was unfair.

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CBC - Nova Scotia (A day ago)

New Statistics Canada survey data shows that post-secondary students in Nova Scotia graduate with among the highest levels of debt in Canada. 2020 graduates were surveyed in 2023 about their debt, employment and other factors.

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CBC - Nova Scotia (A day ago)

Ottawa is pushing for a 34-hectare parcel of federal land sitting vacant in Dartmouth, N.S., to be used for temporary modular housing.

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CBC - New Brunswick (A day ago)

Dozens of fishermen in Tabusintac, 50 kilometres northeast of Miramichi, are calling on the federal Department of Fisheries and Oceans to dredge the channel before the start of the lobster season.

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CBC - New Brunswick (A day ago)

In 2022 travel nurses earned two to three times more than their New Brunswick-based colleagues, according to the province.

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CBC - New Brunswick (A day ago)

New Brunswick's education minister is staying silent for now about his next move in an increasingly acrimonious dispute with one of the province's school districts.

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CBC - P.E.I. (A day ago)

A recent review by OmbudsPEI is sparking changes in how legal aid goes about denying someone representation.

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CBC - P.E.I. (A day ago)

P.E.I.'s snow crab fishery was off to an early start, and also an early finish, with many fishers already filling their quota for 2024. That means they will be done fishing before the endangered North American right whales arrive in the Gulf of St. Lawrence.

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CBC - Nova Scotia (A day ago)

Health-care workers across the country are reporting high levels of burnout, and many say child care with flexible hours would help. Whether 24/7 daycare for children of health-care workers is feasible is still an open question, but at least two provinces are trying to find out.

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CBC - Newfoundland (A day ago)

The film industry in Newfoundland and Labrador has been growing over the years, but this year seems conspicuously quiet. PictureNL says there are different factors, but things are about to pick up.

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CBC - Newfoundland (A day ago)

Memorial University faculty are questioning the university's choice to hire a private headhunting firm to find the school's next president, saying the choice to outsource the hiring process offers little value to the institution.

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CBC - Newfoundland (A day ago)

Robert Regular, a lawyer from Conception Bay South, took the stand in his own defence at Supreme Court in St. John's on Thursday during Week 2 of his trial.

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CTV - Atlantic (2 days ago)

A new survey from the Agri-Food Analytics Lab shows over 60 per cent of Atlantic Canadians surveyed eat breakfast daily.

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CBC - P.E.I. (2 days ago)

The head of the union representing some health-care staff on P.E.I. says workers are being moved from unit to unit in long-term care facilities, and that's causing issues with both patient care and employee satisfaction.  

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CBC - Nova Scotia (2 days ago)

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CBC - P.E.I. (2 days ago)

Health P.E.I. continues to recruit and hire doctors and other staff for Prince County Hospital in Summerside, but the situation remains challenging, the province's health minister said Thursday. 

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CBC - Nova Scotia (2 days ago)

Tickets for the Cape Breton Eagles game at Centre 200 in Sydney went on sale Thursday morning after the team moved on to the third round in the playoffs. And those tickets didn't last long. It's the first time the team has gotten this far since 2007. Kyle Moore has the story.

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CTV - Atlantic (2 days ago)

According to a study conducted by financial group, Wealthsimple, millennials and Gen Z are prioritizing experiences and a better work-life balance over traditional notions of success like homeownership and retirement savings.

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CBC - New Brunswick (2 days ago)

Seven months after the Canadian Civil Liberties Association sued New Brunswick over its gender identity policy, the province finally handed over the documents required to start the court process in earnest.

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CBC - P.E.I. (2 days ago)

After advocating for the legislation, Dr. Kay Dingwell, an ER physician in Summerside, says she's not surprised PC MLAs voted down a bill Wednesday that would have eliminated the requirement for sick workers to get doctors' notes. But as she tells CBC News: Compass host Louise Martin, she hasn't given up on getting rid of the policy that she says...

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CBC - Nova Scotia (2 days ago)

The Crown corporation responsible for several high-profile projects underway in Nova Scotia has quietly launched a review of the province's holdings along the Halifax waterfront.

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CBC - Nova Scotia (2 days ago)

A Halifax man who says he was racially profiled by staff patrolling the Macdonald Bridge has taken his complaint to a human rights board of inquiry.

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Global News - Halifax (2 days ago)

A Nova Scotia company is taking the way you get your beer one step further by creating a vending machine just for beer, but it's drawing concern from some professors.

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CBC - New Brunswick (2 days ago)

An inmate who escaped from Dorchester Penitentiary on Saturday night is serving a total sentence of nearly 42 years for numerous crimes, including a string of violent robberies in Nova Scotia.

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CBC - Newfoundland (2 days ago)

A St. John's woman says she won't be paying many more visits to Tim Hortons, after an email from the coffee chain led her to believe she'd won a new boat — when she hadn't won anything at all.

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CTV - Atlantic (2 days ago)

Emergency repairs shut down part of the MacKay Bridge in Halifax after a crack was detected in a steel truss on Wednesday.

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CTV - Atlantic (2 days ago)

Nancy Slauenwhite has been eagerly awaiting the launch of the Canadian Dental Care Plan (CDCP.)

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CTV - Atlantic (2 days ago)

Cape Breton Eagles fans were lined up at the Centre 200 box office Thursday morning in Sydney, N.S., in hopes of securing tickets for the team's third-round QMJHL playoff series.

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CTV - Atlantic (2 days ago)

Nova Scotia Power was in front of the utility and review board seeking approval for part of its expenditure plan on Thursday.

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CTV - Atlantic (2 days ago)

The case of the teen charged in the death of Tyson MacDonald in southeastern Prince Edward Island has once again been adjourned.

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CBC - Newfoundland (2 days ago)

Pam Pardy and Mark Hiscock talk about the experience of ending up, by a total fluke, with hundreds of other Newfoundlanders on the same cruise. There were scuffs and scoffs, and as they tell Radio-Canada's Kyle Mooney, it was a time.

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CBC - Newfoundland (2 days ago)

The annual Sci-Fi on the Rock convention gathers fans of all things nerdy and fantastical, including creative costumes. Kit Saurus, a self-proclaimed nerd, dresses up every every week.

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CBC - Newfoundland (2 days ago)

Work is underway to turn the former Costco building in St. John's into a new urgent-care centre, which officials say will make residents' health care more efficient and cut down on wait times in emergency rooms.

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CBC - Nova Scotia (2 days ago)

It will be another two weeks before water service is fully restored at the Halifax Infirmary following two water main breaks earlier this month at the hospital's steam plant.

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CBC - Nova Scotia (2 days ago)

On the fourth anniversary of a deadly rampage that claimed the lives of 22 Nova Scotians, Brad Johns has apologized for saying he doesn't think domestic violence is an epidemic.

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Global News - Halifax (2 days ago)

The inmate attracted national attention in 2008 when he managed to slip out of double-locked leg irons and flee from the back of a corrections van.

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CTV - Atlantic (2 days ago)

Six students from Maplehurst Middle School in Moncton, N.B., will be competing against kids from across the country this Saturday and they just can't wait.

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CTV - Atlantic (2 days ago)

Nova Scotia's opposition parties are calling for the justice minister to resign after he said domestic violence is not an "epidemic."

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Global News - Halifax (2 days ago)

Nova Scotia's justice minister has apologized for saying he doesn't believe domestic violence is an epidemic on the four-year anniversary of the province's worst mass shooting.

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CBC - New Brunswick (2 days ago)

The memorandum of understanding outlines how both provinces will work together on the early planning work required to upgrade the Chignecto Isthmus, the piece of land connecting Nova Scotia and New Brunswick.

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CBC - New Brunswick (2 days ago)

Firefighters raced to put out three separate fires early Thursday morning at the wharf in Back Bay, a small coastal community south of St. George. 

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CBC - P.E.I. (2 days ago)

Islanders and visitors to P.E.I. can expect some travel delays this spring and summer with roadwork taking place across the province.

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CBC - Newfoundland (2 days ago)

Miawpukek is hosting its first-ever gala event for the premiere of a new documentary, The Forgotten Warriors. The CBC's Jessica Singer takes us behind the scenes of the gala and speaks with director Noel Joe ahead of the big night.

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Global News - Halifax (2 days ago)

Nova Scotia Premier Tim Houston has not released details but says the deal addresses teachers' concerns around such things as pay and classroom conditions.

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CTV - Atlantic (2 days ago)

Greenfoot Energy Solutions will give $600,000 to a sports facility in Bedford, N.S., over the next 10 years.

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CBC - New Brunswick (2 days ago)

The federal budget introduced on Tuesday came with more details about a national disability benefit — but some advocates think it isn't enough.

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CBC - New Brunswick (2 days ago)

Saint John settles $2M cyberattack insurance claim

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CBC - New Brunswick (2 days ago)

New Brunswick saw its highest number of apparent overdose-related deaths in 2022, according to a report from the Department of Health, while naloxone use has skyrocketed.

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CBC - Nova Scotia (2 days ago)

The Nova Scotia government and the union that represents 10,000 teachers in the province have reached an "agreement in principle" on a new collective agreement after months of negotiations.

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CBC - Nova Scotia (2 days ago)

Despite opening their doors less than a year ago, new schools in the rapidly growing community of Bedford, N.S., are due to exceed capacity by September, prompting the need for modular classrooms.

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CBC - P.E.I. (2 days ago)

Riley the cat's owners were driving across Ontario during a move to Prince Edward Island when he jumped out at a rest stop and disappeared. Two weeks later, much to their delight, Riley reappeared safe and sound in their P.E.I. backyard.

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CBC - P.E.I. (2 days ago)

One of the two teenagers charged in connection with the death of Tyson MacDonald in eastern P.E.I. in December was back in court Thursday, but his case was adjourned until June.

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CTV - Atlantic (2 days ago)

Kelly VanBuskirk, a partner at Lawson Creamer in Saint John, N.B., says the "right to disconnect" could be difficult to enforce.

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CTV - Atlantic (2 days ago)

Drivers in Eastern Canada face a big increase in gas prices because of various factors, especially the higher cost of the summer blend, industry analysts say.

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CTV - Atlantic (2 days ago)

The East Coast Music Association (ECMA) is recognizing long-time contributions to the industry with 10 honourary awards.

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CTV - Atlantic (2 days ago)

The case of the teen charged in the death of Tyson MacDonald in southeastern Prince Edward Island has once again been adjourned.

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Global News - Halifax (2 days ago)

Halifax Regional Municipality says in a statement that University Avenue has a capacity for six tents at the homeless encampment, but as of Wednesday, 12 were on site.

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CTV - Atlantic (2 days ago)

The Cape Breton Eagles are soaring after sweeping the second round of their Quebec Maritimes Junior Hockey League playoff series Wednesday night.

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CTV - Atlantic (2 days ago)

Nova Scotia Premier Tim Houston says an agreement in principle has been reached on a new contract for public school teachers.

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CTV - Atlantic (2 days ago)

Prince Edward Island RCMP arrested a Nova Scotia man for alleged drug trafficking on Wednesday.

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CTV - Atlantic (2 days ago)

Seven people are facing charges under the federal Cannabis Act after peace officers with the Department of Justice and Public Safety seized contraband from dispensaries in Saint John, Riverview, and Moncton, N.B., earlier this month.

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CTV - Atlantic (2 days ago)

Light rain and showers will develop for New Brunswick Saturday morning with a chance of showers in southwestern Nova Scotia and western Prince Edward Island.

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CBC - P.E.I. (2 days ago)

For the second time this month, questions in the P.E.I. Legislature about plans to fund new long-term care beds in the private sector led to sharp words between Premier Dennis King and members of the opposition.

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CTV - Atlantic (2 days ago)

A Halifax musical duo, brought together during the pandemic, will release a new single for fans to enjoy later this week.

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CTV - Atlantic (2 days ago)

Seven people are facing charges under the federal Cannabis Act after peace officers with the Department of Justice and Public Safety seized contraband from dispensaries in Saint John, Riverview, and Moncton, N.B., earlier this month.

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CBC - Newfoundland (2 days ago)

A family was asleep when a fire broke out in their Paradise home around 10 o'clock on Wednesday night. The homeowner woke up and rushed the two kids out of the house. No one suffered any injuries. Firefighters arrived on scene, but the inside of the home and the roof especially were damaged. Police say the cause is being investigated.

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CTV - Atlantic (2 days ago)

Drivers in Eastern Canada face a big increase in gas prices because of various factors, especially the higher cost of the summer blend, industry analysts say.

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CBC - Nova Scotia (2 days ago)

Parents in Nova Scotia are expressing concern about the rising cost of infant formula and the struggle to find their brand in stock. Prices have jumped 30 per cent since 2022, without much relief in sight. As a result, families are often chasing down coupons and turning to charity.

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CBC - Nova Scotia (2 days ago)

Halifax Harbour Bridges says crews found the crack Wednesday afternoon while doing routine work on the bridge. One northbound lane was expected to be closed until 5:30 a.m. on Thursday.

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CBC - Newfoundland (2 days ago)

Repairs to a water main break that closed schools and community centres in Conception Bay South have been completed.

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CBC - New Brunswick (2 days ago)

On Tuesday, the 96th home was trucked in and installed as part of the project to give homeless people in Fredericton places to call their own. 

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CBC - New Brunswick (2 days ago)

Eight years after it was filed, a judge has thrown out a lawsuit filed by a Saint John police officer against those involved with prosecuting him more than a decade ago.

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CBC - New Brunswick (2 days ago)

The New Brunswick government collected $18 million in industrial carbon tax revenue from the province's biggest emitters last year — money it plans to hand back to them this year in the form of subsidies.

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