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 CBC Nova Scotia News Headlines

Fisheries minister angling for joint Canada-U.S. management of depleted Atlantic mackerel stock

Thursday, 08, December, 2022

Joyce Murray Richard Spinrad

Canada is lobbying the United States to add Atlantic mackerel to the list of transboundary fish stocks jointly managed by the two countries on the East Coast but so far has not landed an agreement.

School attendance plummets as illnesses sweep N.S. classrooms

Thursday, 08, December, 2022

Citadel High School Hallway

Schools across the province are seeing a significant drop in attendance, likely due to the circulation of viruses.

Report outlines toxic workplace for CBRM firefighters

Thursday, 08, December, 2022

CBRM fire trucks

The fire service union fought for four years to obtain a work audit outlining bullying and harassment aimed at firefighters in CBRM. The report says 80 per cent of those surveyed said their employer does not prevent harassment, discrimination and violence from managers.

N.S. releases sweeping plan aimed at cutting emissions, reaching climate goals

Wednesday, 07, December, 2022

Nova Scotia Environment and Climate Change Minister Tim Halman

Nova Scotia has released a sweeping climate action plan aimed at helping it meet legislated goals that include a 53 per cent reduction of greenhouse gases below 2005 levels by 2030.

Coast guard to remove sunken fishing boat at Canso wharf

Wednesday, 07, December, 2022

canso sunken boat

The Canadian Coast Guard says it will remove a fishing boat that sank at the Tickle Wharf last month and recover the cost later. The RCMP say they are investigating why the vessel sank.

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