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Nova Scotia extends deadline again to find buyer for former wind plant

A deadline to find a buyer for one of Atlantic Canada’s largest industrial sites is likely being extended again by the Nova Scotia government, the province’s business minister said Wednesday. 246 more words

Politics

Wild Atlantic salmon numbers drop for second year: Atlantic Salmon Federation

A new report from a group advocating for the protection and conservation of wild Atlantic salmon says the number of salmon in North American rivers has dropped for the second year in a row. 677 more words

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Sorry, Halifax: Theodore Tugboat enjoying its fame in Saint John

SAINT JOHN, N.B. — It’s only been in Saint John for a couple of days, but a Haligonian tugboat is already a big hit in New Brunswick. 654 more words

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Atlantic First Nations create new foundation to pursue philanthropic funding

Atlantic Canada’s First Nations communities have established a new foundation to help gain better access to hundreds of millions of charitable dollars that currently only trickle into reserves across the country. 533 more words

Canada

Kayaking the Hammond River, New Brunswick

Ahhh. Victoria Day weekend.

For Canadians, this 3rd Monday of May heralds the unofficial beginning of summer. The days are noticeable longer, the leaves are unfurling, things are growing again, and the bugs are back. 719 more words

Adventures

Bell Aliant's change to payphone prices rolls out Monday

Bell Aliant is doubling the cost for pay phones in all four Atlantic provinces on Monday, placing the region in line with the rest of the country. 169 more words

Consumer

Bell Aliant doubling pay phone prices in Atlantic Canada from 25 to 50 cents

HALIFAX — Bell Aliant is doubling the cost for pay phones in all four Atlantic provinces on Monday, bringing the region in line with the rest of the country. 510 more words

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