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4 hrs ago | GlobalNews

Camp aims to bump up number of African Nova Scotians in health care

A camp geared towards African Nova Scotian youth is aiming to increase what's been called a "low, almost non-existent" number of visible minorities in health professionals.

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Related Topix: Dentistry, Medicine, Canada, Nursing,

Fri Jul 11, 2014

National Post

Trotsky's tactical ruthlessness may have won the Bolsheviks Russia. ...

Over the next two months, more than five million foreigners will come to Canada on their summer vacation.

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Related Topix: World News, Russia, Asia, North America, Canada,

The Chronicle Herald

at the Galleries: Artistry in support of a good cause

Colin Campbell's late wife Dr. Lynn Crosby was by his side when he took this picture of mangroves in Florida.

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Related Topix: Canada, Ovarian Cancer, Photography, Arts

The Globe and Mail

Cheap at sea, pricey on the plate: The voodoo of lobster economics

Small lobsters are thrown back during an early morning fish off the coast of Nova Scotia.

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Related Topix: Canada,

CBC News

Roundabout construction on North Park Street to begin

Heads up for commuters: Get ready for a summer of construction work to put a new roundabout in on North Park Street.

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Related Topix: Canada, World News,

Globe and Mail

Are we Canadians really a funny people? Let's start at the beginning

This summer, John Semley asks the tough questions of our nation: Are we Canadians really a funny people? And, if so, how did we get that way? Each week, for 10 weeks, he will explore a new facet of our history in humour.

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Related Topix: North America, Canada, World News, Agriculture, Science,

Telegram

Murder victim's parents speak: - Nothing will ever bring her back'

It's been a hard road for Loretta Saunders' family and it will only get harder when the preliminary inquiry for the two people charged with her murder takes place in Halifax July 21-24.

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Related Topix: Canada, St. Mary's, AK, North America, World News

ProSoundWeb

Toby Keith Takes Canada By Storm With Adamson Energia

Tour Tech East hung left-right line arrays consisting of twelve E15 enclosures with an under hang of three SpekTrix W boxes.

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Related Topix: North America, Canada, World News,

CBC News

Quest care facility death: No charges laid

RCMP say they will not lay charges after an investigation into the death of a 56-year-old man who was living at the Quest Regional Rehabilitation Centre in Lower Sackville.

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Related Topix: Canada, World News,

The Guardian

Past creations on P.E.I.

Russell Stewart's piece, In Search of a New Spring, is one of the more recent works that will be showcased with In My Garden: A Russell Stewart Retrospective, which opens at The Gallery at The Guild in Charlottetown, on Wednesday, July 16, 7-9 p.m. A retrospective of Charlottetown artist Russell Stewart's work will contain some well known images, ... (more)

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Related Topix: Canada, Graphic Design, Arts, Painting, North America, World News,

CBC News

Bedford family sacrifices home to pay son's medical bills

A Bedford, N.S., family says they've sacrificed their home to cover tens of thousands of dollars in medical expenses for their son.

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Related Topix: Canada, World News,

Dalhousie News

Entrepreneurial spirit: How alum Akram Al-Otumi is helping shape Nova Scotia's future

On Valentine's Day 2007, a 19-year-old man arrived in Halifax from Yemen to start his Bachelor of Commerce degree at Dalhousie.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

The Chronicle Herald

Knowledge: Nova Scotia's untapped resource

There's a certain harmony here, as a white-coated woman bends over a microscope in one corner, her barely visible forehead creased in focus, while others glide by with their goggles, notebooks and questions.

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Related Topix: Canada, Ithaca, NY

GlobalNews

Halifax researchers develop software to improve MRI technology

A breakthrough in MRI technology developed in Halifax could soon help doctors better visualize complex surgeries before the first incision.

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Related Topix: North America, Canada, World News,

GlobalNews

Thursday July 11th on The Morning News

Folks in Halifax can enjoy the nostalgic fun of seeing a big screen movie in your car this weekend.

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Related Topix: Canada, North America, World News

The Chronicle Herald

Lil Jon, Tech N9ne to headline Hopscotch festival

Rapper Lil Jon, the five-time Billboard Music Award-winning artist, will headline the fifth annual Halifax Hopscotch Urban Arts Festival in September.

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The Chronicle Herald

Escaping driver drags Halifax police officer 10 metres

A Halifax police officer was dragged about 10 metres early Thursday morning while trying to stop an unlicensed driver of a truck from taking off during a traffic stop.

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Customer Interaction Solutions

CarteNav Software Selected by Channel Island Air Search for New Search and Rescue Aircraft

Halifax, Nova Scotia July 10, 2014 CarteNav Solutions Inc. is pleased to announce their cooperation with Britten Norman and Channel Island Air Search in supplying a new mission management system for their Islander search aircraft.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Nova News Now

Fundy Erratics offer buffet of hikes on Long Island

Two big seals, several rabbits, lots of ducks and loons and a deer were hanging around Central Grove that day.Jonathan Riley photo Long Island has a wealth of developed and traditional trails, each showcasing a particular shoreline with a particular geology and ecology and each highlighting a particular piece of the Island's history and culture.

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Related Topix: Canada, Opinion

The Globe and Mail

Thousands in the Maritimes remain without power four days after Arthur

Dartmouth, N.S. residents examine a tree that has toppled onto power lines by tropical storm Arthur on Saturday July 5, 2014.

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Related Topix: Hurricane, Natural Disasters, Canada, Weather, Hurricane Arthur, Science / Technology, Space

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