Bay Ferries has been paid about $1.2 million a year to operate the high-speed ferry between Nova Scotia and Maine, even in years when the ship has not sailed.
Fish harvesters met this week in Eskasoni First Nation to discuss the development of a plan, with fishing to begin later this spring.
Thirty people received the first dose of the vaccine Wednesday in Millbrook First Nation, with another 170 people expected to get the shot today. The clinic is available to Mi'kmaw people aged 55 and up.
Three new cases of COVID-19 were reported in the province on Wednesday, bringing the total known active cases to 21, according to a news release from Nova Scotia's Department of Health and Wellness.