FOR NEWS ONLY Aug. 12, 2010--Ernest Fenwick MacIntosh, 67, arrives for a bail hearing in 2010 in Halifax. (STAFF / File)
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Ernest Fenwick MacIntosh was handed a seven-year jail term for molesting a boy, according to the Hindustan Times. The paper’s website said...


A plow passes along Cunard Street in January. (STAFF / File)
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Halifax roads crews are bringing in extra gear in their campaign to clear ice and snow from city streets. “The graders can go in an and actually...

A plow passes by a snow-covered stop sign on St. Margaret's Bay Road as another winter storm hit Nova Scotia on Wednesday. (RYAN TAPLIN / Staff)
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It seems February didn't show us the love — at least when it came to the weather. Nova Scotia residents endured snow, freezing rain...

Mary Fay of Chester watches Jenn Smith of Berwick and Janique LeBlanc of Fall River sweep the rock towards the house during women's curling finals at the Canada Winter Games on Saturday night in Prince George, B.C. (LEN WAGG / Communications Nova Scotia)
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Some might say Mary Fay lost a chance at a gold medal Saturday night. But while she couldn’t mask her disappointment following her 6-5...

Bill Casey will run in the next federal election as a Liberal. He won the nomination for Cumberland-Colchester-Musquodoboit Valley at a meeting Saturday in Debert. (STAFF / File)
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Former longtime Progressive Conservative MP Bill Casey will be running in the next federal election as a Liberal. On Saturday, Casey was chosen...

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Opinions
Arbitrator James Dorsey wouldn’t play Mr. Endorse-y on the Liberals’ overreach, so the government is going for a law that will simply divide four worker groups among four unions as if they were inanimate door prizes or party favours. (STAFF)
The McNeil government did the right thing last fall in reducing health authorities to two and in appointing an experienced arbitrator, James Dorsey,...

We’re buried in snow and debt, writes Gail Lethbridge. “With yet another report forecasting money woes, it feels a bit like the weather forecast predicting another storm when we’re not even tidied up from the last one.” (STAFF)
I wonder if there is an innovative solution to treat the packed-down ice of Nova Scotia’s financial woes. Salt and sand are in short supply these...
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Business
Lobsters from Capital Seafoods in Eastern Passage are readied in October for export to China. (STAFF / File)
Canadian lobster exports to Asia are growing but one lobster fisherman says that hasn’t had much impact on Maritime shore prices. Bernie...
Clearwater is marking record sales, with exports up by more than 10 per cent to the crucial European, U.S. and Chinese markets.
Clearwater Seafoods Inc. followed up winning Nova Scotia’s 2014 exporter of the year distinction in May by setting a company sales record at...
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Wheels
The Mercedes-Benz CLA 45 AMG. (Justin Pritchard)
I get asked a lot of questions. “Justin, where’s that story you were supposed to file last week?” That’s from the boss...
Ten automakers whose vehicles have been recalled because of problems with Takata Corp. air bags said Thursday they have jointly hired Orbital ATK to figure out the problem. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)
DETROIT -- The auto industry, fed up with slow progress toward finding out why some air bags explode with too much force, has hired a Virginia rocket...

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Blue can be overused if used alone so mix with another colour for a creative effect. (Paula Huntley photos)
What do you do when you get the blues? Why decorate of course, and the colour blue is just the colour that will give you a pick me up. It’s...
Deb: I am considering doing over the bathroom off the master bedroom. Presently we have a tub/shower, oak vanity and white toilet. The tub was blue...
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