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Boston Christmas Tree Begins Journey
This year's Christmas tree for Boston is cut, wrapped, and ready for send-off after a well-attended ceremony in Purlbrook, Antigonish Co., today, Nov. 17. - 2014/11/17 - 10:50
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Mining, Exploration Industry Meets in Halifax
Industry leaders, academics and government officials will discuss advances and challenges in Nova Scotia's mining industry during Geology Matters, Nov. 12-13, in Halifax. - 2014/11/10 - 13:22
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2014 Boston Tree Location A First
For the first time in the history of the tradition, the Nova Scotia Christmas tree for Boston is coming from the northern half of the province. - 2014/11/06 - 12:20
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Panuke Lake Harvest Review Panel Members Named
Today, Oct. 31, government asked the Mersey Woodlands Advisory Committee to review a recent forest harvest near Lake Panuke, Hants Co. - 2014/10/31 - 11:14
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Poachers of Endangered Moose Sought
Department of Natural Resources officials are asking for the public's help to find the poachers who killed an endangered mainland moose that was removed for safety reasons last month from St. Croix, Hants Co. - 2014/10/28 - 14:04
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Province Seeks Feedback On Forestry Plans
The government today, Oct. 28, posted new maps on the Department of Natural Resources website that show planned Western Crown fibre harvests. - 2014/10/28 - 11:58
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McNabs Island Improvements
Visitors to McNabs Island in Halifax Harbour will see some improvements next spring. - 2014/10/24 - 11:24
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International Forest Fire Group Meets in Halifax
Delegates of the North American Forestry Commission - Fire Management Working Group are meeting in Halifax, sharing the best ways for fighting forest fires. - 2014/10/17 - 10:55
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