Former Environment Canada scientist challenges dilution of pesticide rules
Fisheries and Oceans Canada is proposing regulations that would substantially alter the way the Canada Fisheries Act is applied to aquaculture activities.
The size and surprise of the $26 million in government outlays to Nova Star Cruises in five months should make the McNeil government seriously look at whether it has the right private operating partner, says a Herald editorial Wednesday.
"As important as it is to rebuild the ferry service, says the Herald, "Nova Star should not be allowed to morph into a Nova Black Hole that will not, in the end, be sustainable."
“Nova Scotia has lost jobs 9,000 since the Liberal’s came in to government. It’s time for the Premier to admit their promise not to invest in jobs is hurting Nova Scotians and start finding solutions."
NDP MLA Frank Corbett says in a news release Tuesday that the NDP have a plan to provide more jobs and training for apprentices and recent graduates in Nova Scotia.
Wednesday in the Nova Scotia Legislature, Progressive Conservative MLA for Pictou West, Karla MacFarlane, tabled a petition with over 3,000 signatures supporting small turkey processors like Gordon Fraser, says a news release from the PC Caucus.