Sportfishing in Nova Scotia generated about $66.5 million in 2018. Last season, over 66,000 licences were sold.
Nova Scotians are encouraged to take advantage of the warmer weather and head to one of the province’s many waterways to enjoy the 2019 sportfishing season opening on April 1.
A new pilot program is being launched to help young people with autism spectrum disorder who are experiencing serious behavioural issues.
“Children often face challenging situations and need support in an environment they’re comfortable in,” said Health and Wellness Minister Randy Delorey.
More support is coming for Nova Scotians living with opioid use disorder through an agreement that will help stabilize programs and services and improve wait times for those who need treatment.
A new award launched March 13, will recognize top Nova Scotia Community College (NSCC) culinary students. At a ceremony at the college’s Akerley Campus, Lt.-Gov. Arthur J. LeBlanc launched the Lieutenant Governor’s Award for Culinary Excellence.