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Paddlers add to medal feast at Canada Games

Paddlers add to medal feast at Canada Games

Nova Scotia paddlers went 8-for-8 at the Canada Games in Winnipeg on Tuesday. The Bluenose delegation made it 15 medals in 16 tries, continuing a run of excellence widely anticipated for the team.
COMMENTARY: NFL fumbles away viewers with hyped-up, disgraceful display

COMMENTARY: NFL fumbles away viewers with hyped-up, disgraceful display

The next National Football League season is drawing closer with the playing of exhibition games this month. But fans of the 32-team league have seen their enjoyment level drop of late, due to various reasons. And what's to become of blackballed quarterback Colin Kaepernick?
Paddlers off to fast start at Canada Games

Paddlers off to fast start at Canada Games

Nova Scotia is expected to dominate in paddling at the Canada Games and there is nothing to suggest otherwise after Monday.
Former sprinter Jenna Martin-Evans chases Olympic spot in bobsled

Former sprinter Jenna Martin-Evans chases Olympic spot in bobsled

As a world-class sprinter, Bridgewater's Jenna Martin-Evans had massive speed and power. Now she'll try to bring those skills to the ice.
Expectations high for Nova Scotia’s Canada Games canoe-kayak team

Expectations high for Nova Scotia’s Canada Games canoe-kayak team

Nova Scotia paddlers have dominated the Canada Games medal standings for years. In 2013, they collected nearly half of the province's 56 medals.
Patience pays off for new Halifax Mooseheads head coach

Patience pays off for new Halifax Mooseheads head coach

Jim Midgley bided his time after Dominique Ducharme left at the end of the 2015-16 season and Andre Tourigny, with some NHL time on his resume, took over.
Antigonish’s Gillis unable to complete marathon at world championships

Antigonish’s Gillis unable to complete marathon at world championships

A cranky stomach ended Eric Gillis's marathon run on Sunday at the IAAF world championships in London.
Pristine conditions await senior golfers for provincial championship at Truro Golf Club

Pristine conditions await senior golfers for provincial championship at Truro Golf Club

The Hub Town's namesake golf course should be in pristine condition for the Nova Scotia Golf Association's men's senior championship, which begins Wednesday.
CHRIS COCHRANE: Tribute to boxer Dave Downey designed to help a community

CHRIS COCHRANE: Tribute to boxer Dave Downey designed to help a community

Halifax boxing icon Dave Downey is looking forward to a special Friday night celebration at Casino Nova Scotia, where friends and fans can come together to pay tribute to the man who made the Canadian middleweight boxing title his own personal property in the late 1960s and through most of the 1970s.
Kelades wins in comeback fight in Oklahoma

Kelades wins in comeback fight in Oklahoma

Cole Harbour's Chris Kelades has returned to professional mixed martial arts with a win in Oklahoma.