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April 22, 2016

Government is investing $6.4 million to reduce class sizes as part of the 2016/17 budget. The investment includes $4.7 million that will cover Grades 5 and 6.

“This investment is part of government’s commitment to provide smaller class sizes for our students and teachers,”

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April 22, 2016

April 18, 2016 12:10 PM

Government has decided an alternative service delivery option, through a private sector partner, is not the right option to modernize the motor vehicles, companies and land registries.

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September 28, 2015

Last year, more than 155,000 Nova Scotians received emergency care from one of the province’s highly skilled and dedicated team of paramedics.

Today, Sept. 28, is the third annual Medic Monday in Nova Scotia,

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September 25, 2015

Alternative sentencing options and treatment programs will continue to be available in Kings County for people whose addictions have led to criminal behaviour.

Atlantic Canada’s first court-monitored drug treatment program pilot was launched in April 2014 at the Kentville Law Courts.

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September 18, 2015

Government is making changes to the program that helps families collect court-ordered child and spousal support payments. Justice Minister Diana Whalen has announced actions that will lead to stronger enforcement and better services to families.

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September 18, 2015

Government is changing the way it handles insurance settlements for people receiving care.

“Recent cases have taught us that clients and their families want the rules to be clear,

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September 16, 2015

Nova Scotians are invited to visit a farm Sunday, Sept. 20, as many across the province open their gates to visitors.

As part of Open Farm Day, 51 Nova Scotia operations will allow the public to see demonstrations,

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September 16, 2015

Government has successfully negotiated an increase of 300 immigration nominations for its two new express entry streams, nearly doubling the province’s total nomination allocation for 2015.

“We pushed the federal government hard for this increase and they responded after they saw our proactive approach,”

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September 15, 2015

Four communities now have access to increased supports for young children with the official opening of four new early years centres.

The expansion means there is now an early years centre in every school board in the province.

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September 11, 2015

A new trail system in Bridgewater will connect a neighbourhood to a park, a sports field and businesses.

Business Minister Mark Furey, on behalf of Energy Minister Michel Samson,

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