Halifax West Green Party candidate on hunger strike to force action on climate change

Richard Zurawski is running in the federal riding of Halifax West, where he’s served as city councillor since 2016, with the hopes that more can be done about the climate crisis. On Tuesday, Zurawski announced on Facebook that he will…

British man living in Beiseker raises concerns after Elections Canada put him on voter list

A British man living in Beiseker, Alta., is raising questions about how many non-Canadian citizens could be voting in the upcoming federal election. Paul Gabriel has lived in Canada for almost 20 years but is not a Canadian citizen. Gabriel…

Conservative Party says it will support critical industries in New Brunswick’s rural communities

October 6 2019 5:23pm The Conservative Party is courting rural communities with what it is calling new strategies and partnerships to support critical industries. Megan Yamoah reports. ‘ }); } else { var rel_id = svp.releaseInfo.contentId+””; if( typeof gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id] !=…

Paul Russell unofficially wins Lower Sackville council seat in special election

Posted October 6, 2019 9:48 am Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Halifax Regional Municipality released the unofficial election results for District 15 (Lower Sackville) on Saturday. The results show that Paul Russell,…

1 in 5 Canadians are uninsured or underinsured

October 3 2019 5:09pm Doctors in New Brunswick say people who are underinsured or uninsured are forced to choose between paying for medicine or paying for other essentials. Callum Smith has more. ‘ }); } else { var rel_id =…

Window of Halifax Conservative candidate Bruce Holland’s headquarters smashed with rock

Police are investigating after the front window of Halifax Conservative candidate Bruce Holland’s headquarters on Quinpool Road was smashed with a rock. Holland said the incident happened on Monday night. The window of the campaign office was broken and he…

Fredericton Council under fire for lack of diversity in council chambers

September 12 2019 5:20pm Fredericton is considering starting up a boot camp to get more women on the ballot. Megan Yamoah has more. ‘ }); } else { var rel_id = svp.releaseInfo.contentId+””; if( typeof gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id] != “object” ) { var…