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Nova Scotia awards Sophia LeBlanc Medal of Bravery

Eight-year-old Sophia LeBlanc, of Amherst, was awarded the Nova Scotia Medal of Bravery yesterday for her heroic actions during a car accident. In November of 2018, Sophia’s family were involved in a car accident and Sophia, who was six years old at the time, rescued her youngest sibling from the vehicle and then climbed a steep...
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Nova Scotia awards Elijah Watts Medal of Bravery

Elijah Watts of Port Hood was today awarded the Nova Scotia Medal of Bravery for his courageous actions following a tragic fishing accident. This Medal recognizes people who have risked their lives to help another person, and people who have demonstrated acts of bravery. In May of 2018, Elijah was lobster fishing with his father and...
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Barbara Adams: Debert Court & Victoria Way are a shocking symptom of a health crisis

Progressive Conservative long-term care critic Barbara Adams says the Liberal government’s failure to recruit doctors is causing upheaval and concern for seniors who reside in long-term care homes in Debert and Truro. Recently, families of residents of Debert Court and Cedarstone Victoria Way home received letters from the residences’ management saying the lack of physician coverage...
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MLA Smith-McCrossin to host public meeting on mental health

Cumberland North MLA Elizabeth Smith-McCrossin is holding a public meeting to shine light on the shortage of psychiatrists at the Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre. “People are coming to the Emergency Department in a life or death crisis and being sent away without seeing a specialist because unfortunately, there is no one there to provide psychiatry...
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Colton LeBlanc wishes lobster fishers a safe and prosperous season

Colton LeBlanc, MLA for Argyle-Barrington, is wishing lobster fishers in LFAs 33 and 34 a safe and prosperous season. “I give my best wishes to lobster fishers this season,” said LeBlanc. “I hope they have a safe season with a plentiful catch.” Lobster season in Lobster Fishing Area 33 and 34, which includes the South Shore and...
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