As a result of public input and additional field work during the posting period, proposed harvest prescriptions have changed for the parcels for which concerns have been received.  These changes are all to selection harvests that will move the stands on an uneven-aged management path. None...

Edie Shaw-Ewald has lived in Tantallon for 18 years with her husband, Mike and their two sons. She is the Registered Dietitian at the Tantallon Atlantic Superstore. Edie’s approach to a healthy lifestyle includes delicious and nutritious food usually prepared at home, meals with family and...

The Nova Scotia Legislature is once again in session. As it opened on September 6th, I took some time to reflect back on the past year. It has been a pleasure to see how your government is making decisions in the best interests of all Nova...

Government is funding nine new specialist positions. “By adding more specialist physicians to the health-care system, we can address needs in certain areas, improve access and reduce wait times for Nova Scotians,” said Health and Wellness Minister Randy Delorey. Recruitment is underway, and Nova Scotia Health Authority...

Last year, University of King’s College president Bill Lahey, was tasked with carrying out an independent review of forestry practices in Nova Scotia. Today, his report, which recommends fundamental changes to how we manage our forests, was received by Forestry Minister Iain Rankin. The report includes...

More Nova Scotia homeowners are now able to save money on their energy bills and reduce greenhouse gases to help fight climate change, by installing energy efficient upgrades. Nova Scotia Energy and Mines Minister Derek Mombourquette and federal Minister of Environment and Climate Change Catherine McKenna,...

Government is supporting several projects that help older Nova Scotians live safely, enjoy good health and stay involved in their communities. Seniors Minister Leo Glavine opened the call for applications for the Age-Friendly Communities Grant program today, July 11, at the Waverley Legion. "An age-friendly community is...