9 releases issued today
October 12, 2017 1:29 PM
ENVIRONMENT--Mercury Diversion Program Continues
The province is making changes to its air quality regulations that will allow a successful mercury diversion program to continue.
October 12, 2017 1:09 PM
OMBUDSMAN--Youth Summit in Halifax
The Office of the Ombudsman is hosting a conference for young people in Halifax on Saturday, Oct. 14. The Youth Summit is designed to hear from young people about their diverse backgrounds and interests.
Health and Wellness
October 12, 2017 12:41 PM
SANTÉ ET MIEUX-ÊTRE--Le vaccin contre la grippe est maintenant offert en Nouvelle-Écosse
On encourage les Néo-Écossais de tous les âges à se faire vacciner contre la grippe.
Health and Wellness
October 12, 2017 12:37 PM
HEALTH/WELLNESS--Influenza Vaccine Now Available in Nova Scotia
Nova Scotians of all ages are encouraged to get the annual influenza vaccine.
Communities, Culture and Heritage
October 12, 2017 12:19 PM
COMMUNITIES/CULTURE/HERITAGE–-Bluenose II Wraps 2017 Sailing Season
More than 100,000 visitors from around the world were able to experience the Bluenose II this summer, which has completed her 2017 summer sailing season.
Tourism Nova Scotia
October 12, 2017 11:53 AM
TOURISM NOVA SCOTIA--Nova Scotia Welcomes More Visitors from Ontario and Quebec in August
Nova Scotia welcomed 46,000 more non-resident overnight visitors in August 2017 than in August 2016, an increase of 11 per cent, according to monthly statistics released today, Oct. 12, by Tourism Nova Scotia.
Housing Nova Scotia
October 12, 2017 10:17 AM
HOUSING NOVA SCOTIA--Chrysalis House Receives Funding to Rebuild New Shelter
Women and children fleeing domestic violence in Kings, Annapolis and Hants counties will soon have access to a new place of safety and refuge, with the support of the provincial and federal governments.
Events East Group
October 12, 2017 10:10 AM
EVENTS EAST GROUP--Halifax Convention Centre Announces Local Program
The Halifax Convention Centre announced today, Oct. 12, the introduction of a local program to showcase Nova Scotia food, culture and experiences to national and international visitors.
Human Rights Commission
October 12, 2017 9:45 AM
HUMAN RIGHTS COMISSION--Seeking Nominations for 2017 Human Rights Awards
On its 50th anniversary, the Nova Scotia Human Rights Commission invites Nova Scotians to nominate individuals or groups for the 2017 Human Rights Awards.