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  1. OPINION: Cheers & JeersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The Guardian

    ... struck the region Wednesday night and another one on Friday. Granted, Friday's storm produced mostly rain around Halifax but P.E.I. got upwards of 30-35 cm. of snow. One wonders if Sam stayed outside after Tuesday's media appearance or did he wisely ...

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  2. N.S. fishery and technology sectors to receive Federal investmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... Bains, minister of innovation, science and economic development as well as the minister responsible for ACOA, was in Halifax Monday to announce the investment. He was joined by Scott Brison, president of the treasury board and MP for Kings-Hants. ...

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  3. Sit in the pew at our perilRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | Cape Breton Post

    ... an economic shot in the arm, even if only for a limited time. In his article entitled "To Mine or Not to Mine" (Halifax Herald, Jan. 30, 2016), Dr. David Wheeler referred to the merits of keeping Donkin coal in Cape Breton, converting it into ...

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  4. Even the ski hill is closed as 'a good dump of snow' lands on East CoastRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Madison Publishing

    ... snow was also expected to cause trouble in Prince Edward Island and southern New Brunswick. Though travellers at the Halifax Stanfield International Airport were likely dismayed by the slew of cancellations in and out of the city, the storm prompted ...

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  5. Warming centre opens on Gottingen Street as blizzard hits HalifaxRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | GlobalNews

    As the snow began to fall in Halifax on Monday afternoon, staff inside a new warming centre were preparing to welcome the city's homeless. As part of the extreme-weather plan, community shelters and Mobile Outreach Street Health have partnered to create the warming centre on Gottingen Street.

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  6. Passenger growth puts Glasgow Airport in European rankingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Sunday Herald

    ... its 50th anniversary this year, also announced 30 new routes and services in 2015, including Prague, Budapest and Halifax, Nova Scotia. "We worked extremely hard throughout 2015 to strengthen our route network and this was reflected in our passenger ...

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  7. Women Hurricanes survive scareRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | Journal-Pioneer

    ... visit the fourth-place Mount Allison Mounties (10-8) on Saturday, and then face the MSVU Mystics (16-2) in Halifax, N.S., on Sunday. The Hurricanes' will host the Dalhousie AC Rams in their final regular-season match at the Centre for Community ...

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  8. Back to back winter storms could impact Atlantic Canada this weekRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | Cape Breton Post

    HALIFAX _ Environment Canada is warning some Atlantic Canadians to brace for back-to-back winter storms early this week. The national weather forecaster says a significant winter storm is expected to develop off the United States eastern seaboard today and track northward on Monday.

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  9. A taste of things to comeRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 7 | Seaway News

    ... said Manigat. planning on bringing an "East Coast feel" to the event, thanks to head chef Lewis Meehan, a native of Halifax, NS. Previous Restaurant Week participants include Casa Paolo, Sticks Sports Bar & Grill, Maple Room Steakhouse, the ...

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  10. Of swallows and barnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... lfe is a freelance environmental journalist, an author, and writer of the Endangered Perspective. He operates out of Halifax, Nova Scotia.

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  11. Ambrose says Conservatives will work hard to win back Atlantic CanadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | The Guardian

    Interim Opposition Leader Rona Ambrose asks a question during Question Period in the House of Commons on Parliament Hill in Ottawa, on Thursday, Feb.4, 2016. HALIFAX _ Interim Conservative leader Rona Ambrose says her party will be working closely with its provincial counterparts to rebuild support in Liberal-dominated Atlantic Canada.

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  12. Tories to work with provincial counterparts to rebuild in Atlantic CanadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Weyburn Review

    ... support in Liberal-dominated Atlantic Canada. Speaking at the annual general meeting of the Nova Scotia Tories in Halifax, Ambrose said a lot of work needs to be done to earn back the trust of voters after the Liberals swept the region in October's ...

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  13. Jamie Baillie pitches tax credit for psych service dogsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... the province, he said. The announcement came at the closing of the provincial PC party's annual general meeting in Halifax. "Service dogs can have a profound and lasting impact on the lives of those dealing with mental illness," said Baillie. "These ...

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  14. Back-to-back winter storms could impact Atlantic CanadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | CTV

    ... to Wednesday with additional snowfall and strong winds. A felled tree is seen in front of a home in the north end of Halifax following a winter storm in Halifax on Saturday, January 30, 2016. (Darren Calabrese / THE CANADIAN PRESS)

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  15. Tories to work with provincial counterpartsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | The Now Newspaper

    ... support in Liberal-dominated Atlantic Canada. Speaking at the annual general meeting of the Nova Scotia Tories in Halifax, Ambrose said a lot of work needs to be done to earn back the trust of voters after the Liberals swept the region in October's ...

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  16. Check out what's happening this weekend in HalifaxRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | CBC News

    Chris Coleplaugh will be playing a CD release show on Friday night at the Seahorse, along with his band the Cosmic Crew. Arts reporter Tara Thorne gives us her list of the top things to check out on the arts and entertainment scene in Halifax this weekend.

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  17. Ontario man ordered to pay for posting intimate video of ex-girlfriendRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Globe and Mail

    ... out there. This is a really important precedent potentially across the country." David Fraser, a privacy lawyer in Halifax, said the case shows "that the law works, that the common law in Canada evolves to keep up with changing circumstances." ...

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  18. Ottawa pulls out of Mother Canada projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | CottageCountryNow.ca

    ... very dark time should be pursued, and it should be pursued in the province of Nova Scotia," said Clement, who was in Halifax on Friday attending the provincial Tory party's annual general meeting. "New Democrats have long understood that this ...

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  19. Parks Canada pulling out of Mother Canada project in Cape BretonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | The Globe and Mail

    ... very dark time should be pursued, and it should be pursued in the province of Nova Scotia," said Clement, who was in Halifax on Friday attending the provincial Tory party's annual general meeting. "New Democrats have long understood that this ...

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  20. Report early, document everything: Sexual assault advice from Jian GhomeshiRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Examiner.com

    ... from Chatelaine and the live updates from the Canadian Press via the Chronicle Herald reporting Feb. 4 out of Halifax, Nova Scotia. All of Canada is watching this trial. Fortunately, it was a big win for Canada yesterday and for those very victims ...

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