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Homicide Case Added to Rewards Program


The RCMP and the provincial government are adding the homicide of Tina Barron to the Rewards for Major Unsolved Crimes Program.

Applications Now Open for Social Innovation Lab Fellowship


Are you interested in discovering ideas and developing solutions related to Nova Scotia’s aging population? If so, government is looking for open-minded, creative and diverse individuals for a one-year fellowship with NS GovLab.

Government Raises Pride Flag in Halifax

Public Service Commission

Government employees, 2SLGBTIQ+ community members, allies and supporters were in attendance as the Pride flag was raised at the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic, in Halifax, July 12.

Major Health Construction Projects to be Managed by New Division of Nova Scotia Lands

Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal / Health and Wellness

The delivery of the QEII redevelopment project and the recently announced CBRM Health Care Redevelopment Plan will be led by a new division of Nova Scotia Lands, a Crown entity that focuses on major construction and remediation projects.

New Name, Mandate for Waterfront Development


Waterfront Development Corp. is getting a new mandate to help drive strategic economic development across Nova Scotia.

Four Orthopedic Surgeons Hired

Health and Wellness

Four orthopedic surgeons have been recruited to improve care and help more Nova Scotians receive hip and knee replacements.