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...

Government is supporting Nova Scotia’s diverse cultural heritage by investing in improvements to community halls and other public spaces where people gather....

We need to do things differently as a province if we expect to grow our economy and address our population challenges. Our experience and our research show that strong places are essential to economic development.  Strong places support Nova Scotia’s strategic sectors like tourism, ocean...

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...

Grants awarded through the new Mineral Resources Development Fund will help in the search for new mineral discoveries, move projects closer to production and attract investment into Nova Scotia. Energy and Mines Minister Derek Mombourquette announced the 28 grants totaling $799,800 today, July 11. "Nova Scotia's mining...