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Shubenacadie Sam Predicts an Early Spring
Nova Scotia’s famous furry forecaster Shubenacadie Sam did not see his shadow today, Feb. 2, meaning an early spring for Nova Scotia. - 2018/02/02 - 08:03
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All Welcome to Join in Groundhog Day Festivities
Nova Scotians are invited to join our province’s famous groundhog at the Shubenacadie Wildlife Park for a centuries-old weather forecasting tradition on Friday, Feb. 2. - 2018/01/29 - 12:21
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Licence of a Lifetime Winners Can Fish and Hunt for Life
Winners of the 2017 Licence of a Lifetime lottery have received a free licence to hunt game and catch fish in Nova Scotia. - 2017/12/14 - 11:54
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Update on the Independent Review of Forest Practices
Bill Lahey, University of King’s College president and leader of Nova Scotia’s Independent Review of Forest Practices, has assembled a team of experts to help review forest harvest practices and the overall role of Crown wood supply throughout Nova Scotia. - 2017/11/23 - 13:07
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Boston Tree Marks Halifax Explosion’s 100th Anniversary
In the 100th anniversary year of the Halifax Explosion, Nova Scotia’s annual Christmas tree gift to Boston is coming from Cape Breton. - 2017/10/30 - 12:59
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Provincial Parks Wrap Up Record Season
Nova Scotia’s provincial parks had a record number of visitors again this year. - 2017/10/25 - 10:03
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Début de la saison de chasse au chevreuil
La saison de la chasse générale au chevreuil en Nouvelle-Écosse débute le vendredi 27 octobre et se poursuit jusqu'au samedi 2 décembre. - 2017/10/20 - 12:29
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Deer Hunting Season Opens Oct. 27
General deer hunting season begins in Nova Scotia on Friday, Oct. 27, and continues to Saturday, Dec.2. - 2017/10/20 - 12:26
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