Stephen McNeil

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Stephen McNeil said : "I made it very clear I wasn't interested in being a lobbyist or a government relations person," "What I was looking to do would be more strategic, and providing advice" External link

CBC Friday, June 11, 2021 12:28:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "They do have some work in China," External link

CBC Friday, June 11, 2021 12:28:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "There's definitely no lobbying or government relations. I'm strictly giving them strategic advice, and I will promote Nova Scotia through their firm with their clients and hopefully be able to attract outside clients that will come and use their services as a law firm," External link

CBC Friday, June 11, 2021 12:28:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “The reason why the RCMP didn’t ask would be a question for them and not for us,” External link

barrie Sunday, April 18, 2021 7:35:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We are the lead agency and the RCMP has to ask for that alert to go out because, quite frankly, we need that information from them — what is it that they want in that alert to notify citizens?" External link

CBC Friday, April 9, 2021 3:22:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We pride ourselves on being a friendly part of the world, which we are, but one of the things this pandemic has taught us — and I think actually re-instilled in us — is slowing down a little bit and checking on our neighbours and finding new, creative ways to connect,” External link

TorontoStar Saturday, March 20, 2021 12:01:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "If we don't feel comfortable with opening schools, this will be extended," External link

CBC Sunday, March 14, 2021 12:14:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "My message to Nova Scotians is to be home with your loved ones," "Try to be out of the public as much as you can be" External link

CBC Sunday, March 14, 2021 12:14:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "I'm not trying to scare you, but part of me wishes you were scared," External link

CBC Sunday, March 14, 2021 12:14:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Today marks an important step in our vaccine rollout with the first community clinic for people age 80 and older,” External link

cknw Monday, February 22, 2021 10:27:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Today marks an important step in our vaccine rollout with the first community clinic for people age 80 and older,” External link

cknw Monday, February 22, 2021 10:27:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Today marks an important step in our vaccine rollout with the first community clinic for people age 80 and older," "I know we are all looking forward to seeing clinics across the province in the coming weeks and months. I thank Nova Scotians for their patience while waiting for the vaccine, and for keeping one another safe by following public health measures" External link

barrie Monday, February 22, 2021 9:34:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Today marks an important step in our vaccine rollout with the first community clinic for people age 80 and older," "I know we are all looking forward to seeing clinics across the province in the coming weeks and months. I thank Nova Scotians for their patience while waiting for the vaccine, and for keeping one another safe by following public health measures" External link

barrie Monday, February 22, 2021 9:34:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Nova Scotians can be proud of the work they’re doing to keep our case numbers low,” External link

globalnews Sunday, February 21, 2021 8:56:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Nova Scotians can be proud of the work they’re doing to keep our case numbers low,” External link

globalnews Sunday, February 21, 2021 8:56:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Nova Scotians can be proud of the work they’re doing to keep our case numbers low,” “Getting a COVID test even when you don’t have symptoms is one of the tools we have to slow the spread of the virus, and I’m pleased to see Nova Scotians are stepping up to get tested and following all the public health protocols” External link

novascotia Sunday, February 21, 2021 8:26:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Nova Scotians can be proud of the work they’re doing to keep our case numbers low,” “Getting a COVID test even when you don’t have symptoms is one of the tools we have to slow the spread of the virus, and I’m pleased to see Nova Scotians are stepping up to get tested and following all the public health protocols” External link

novascotia Sunday, February 21, 2021 8:26:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Nova Scotians can be proud of the work they're doing to keep our case numbers low," External link

barrie Sunday, February 21, 2021 7:52:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Nova Scotians can be proud of the work they're doing to keep our case numbers low," External link

barrie Sunday, February 21, 2021 7:52:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Asymptomatic testing helps public health identify and track the virus in our province," External link

barrie Saturday, February 20, 2021 10:14:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Asymptomatic testing helps public health identify and track the virus in our province," External link

barrie Saturday, February 20, 2021 10:14:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said ( about Mark Fry ) : “I want to thank Mr. Furey for his commitment to our province and service to Nova Scotians,” “He has held several high-profile portfolios in my cabinet and has been a leader around our caucus table. He has carried out his duties with the utmost integrity and I am grateful for his support and friendship during our time in government” External link

cknw Friday, February 19, 2021 11:56:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Testing is a key part of our defence against COVID-19. Given the variant strain and case numbers in Newfoundland, this is an added precaution to help protect everyone,” External link

novascotia Friday, February 19, 2021 11:16:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Testing is a key part of our defence against COVID-19. Given the variant strain and case numbers in Newfoundland, this is an added precaution to help protect everyone,” External link

novascotia Friday, February 19, 2021 11:16:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said ( about Mark Fry ) : “I want to thank Mr. Furey for his commitment to our province and service to Nova Scotians,” “He has held several high-profile portfolios in my cabinet and has been a leader around our caucus table. He has carried out his duties with the utmost integrity and I am grateful for his support and friendship during our time in government” External link

globalnews Friday, February 19, 2021 10:58:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Testing is a key part of our defence against COVID-19. Given the variant strain and case numbers in Newfoundland, this is an added precaution to help protect everyone," External link

barrie Friday, February 19, 2021 10:40:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Testing is a key part of our defence against COVID-19. Given the variant strain and case numbers in Newfoundland, this is an added precaution to help protect everyone," External link

barrie Friday, February 19, 2021 10:40:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said ( about Mark Fry ) : “I want to thank Mr. Furey for his commitment to our province and service to Nova Scotians,” “He has held several high-profile portfolios in my cabinet and has been a leader around our caucus table. He has carried out his duties with the utmost integrity and I am grateful for his support and friendship during our time in government” External link

novascotia Friday, February 19, 2021 9:21:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said ( about Mark Fry ) : “I want to thank Mr. Furey for his commitment to our province and service to Nova Scotians,” “He has held several high-profile portfolios in my cabinet and has been a leader around our caucus table. He has carried out his duties with the utmost integrity and I am grateful for his support and friendship during our time in government” External link

novascotia Friday, February 19, 2021 9:21:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "The virus is still in our province so we all need to continue following public health protocols," "We know the virus wants to spread, but we can keep it contained and protect each other if we wear masks, wash our hands, physically distance and keep following all the other COVID-19 safety measures" External link

barrie Friday, February 19, 2021 1:16:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "The virus is still in our province so we all need to continue following public health protocols," "We know the virus wants to spread, but we can keep it contained and protect each other if we wear masks, wash our hands, physically distance and keep following all the other COVID-19 safety measures" External link

barrie Friday, February 19, 2021 1:16:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Six cases over two days is a low number, but it is the most cases we have seen on consecutive days in close to a month. It is a reminder that COVID-19 is still here, with active cases in every health zone in our province, and that is why we cannot let complacency set in," External link

barrie Friday, February 19, 2021 12:04:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Six cases over two days is a low number, but it is the most cases we have seen on consecutive days in close to a month. It is a reminder that COVID-19 is still here, with active cases in every health zone in our province, and that is why we cannot let complacency set in," External link

barrie Friday, February 19, 2021 12:04:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Six cases over two days is a low number, but it is the most cases we have seen on consecutive days in close to a month. It is a reminder that COVID-19 is still here, with active cases in every health zone in our province, and that is why we cannot let complacency set in," External link

barrie Thursday, February 18, 2021 5:53:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Six cases over two days is a low number, but it is the most cases we have seen on consecutive days in close to a month. It is a reminder that COVID-19 is still here, with active cases in every health zone in our province, and that is why we cannot let complacency set in," External link

barrie Thursday, February 18, 2021 5:53:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Six cases over two days is a low number, but it is the most cases we have seen on consecutive days in close to a month," External link

CBC Thursday, February 18, 2021 4:46:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Six cases over two days is a low number, but it is the most cases we have seen on consecutive days in close to a month," External link

CBC Thursday, February 18, 2021 4:46:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Six cases over two days is a low number, but it is the most cases we have seen on consecutive days in close to a month," External link

CBC Wednesday, February 17, 2021 11:48:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Six cases over two days is a low number, but it is the most cases we have seen on consecutive days in close to a month," External link

CBC Wednesday, February 17, 2021 11:48:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Six cases over two days is a low number, but it is the most cases we have seen on consecutive days in close to a month. It is a reminder that COVID-19 is still here, with active cases in every health zone in our province, and that is why we cannot let complacency set in," External link

barrie Wednesday, February 17, 2021 11:03:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Six cases over two days is a low number, but it is the most cases we have seen on consecutive days in close to a month. It is a reminder that COVID-19 is still here, with active cases in every health zone in our province, and that is why we cannot let complacency set in," External link

barrie Wednesday, February 17, 2021 11:03:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil told ( about Fisheries Department ) : "We've said all along that [a] buyer's licence is related to a fishery that is described in the Fisheries Act laid out by the national government," External link

CBC Wednesday, February 17, 2021 1:40:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Obviously, the concern that I heard this weekend out of the Bass River area is certainly alarming and I know it’s being looked into," External link

barrie Wednesday, February 17, 2021 5:16:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil told : "I know that it's being looked into to see what happened in that particular case, and what we can do to make sure that service is there," External link

CBC Wednesday, February 17, 2021 2:23:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Heritage Day is an opportunity to tell the important stories of unsung Nova Scotia heroes,” External link

globalnews Monday, February 15, 2021 11:15:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Heritage Day is an opportunity to tell the important stories of unsung Nova Scotia heroes,” External link

globalnews Monday, February 15, 2021 11:15:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "He fought for equality, for human rights and for our country where he made the ultimate sacrifice in the line of duty," External link

barrie Monday, February 15, 2021 8:43:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “He fought for equality, for human rights and for our country where he made the ultimate sacrifice in the line of duty,” External link

TorontoStar Monday, February 15, 2021 7:44:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “It’s encouraging that our case numbers remain low and our best chance of keeping it that way is staying the course with our public health measures,” External link

globalnews Monday, February 15, 2021 7:35:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “It’s encouraging that our case numbers remain low and our best chance of keeping it that way is staying the course with our public health measures,” External link

globalnews Monday, February 15, 2021 7:35:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "It's encouraging that our case numbers remain low and our best chance of keeping it that way is staying the course with our public health measures," External link

barrie Monday, February 15, 2021 6:37:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "It's encouraging that our case numbers remain low and our best chance of keeping it that way is staying the course with our public health measures," External link

barrie Monday, February 15, 2021 6:37:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “This Valentine’s Day, let’s show each other love by following the public health protocols put in place to keep each other safe. COVID-19 is still here and we can’t let our guard down,” External link

cknw Sunday, February 14, 2021 7:45:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “This Valentine’s Day, let’s show each other love by following the public health protocols put in place to keep each other safe. COVID-19 is still here and we can’t let our guard down,” External link

cknw Sunday, February 14, 2021 7:45:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "This Valentine's Day, let's show each other love by following the Public Health protocols put in place to keep each other safe," "COVID-19 is still here and we can't let our guard down" External link

CBC Sunday, February 14, 2021 7:18:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "This Valentine's Day, let's show each other love by following the Public Health protocols put in place to keep each other safe," "COVID-19 is still here and we can't let our guard down" External link

CBC Sunday, February 14, 2021 7:18:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "This Valentine's Day, lets show each other love by following the public health protocols put in place to keep each other safe. COVID-19 is still here and we can't let our guard down," External link

barrie Sunday, February 14, 2021 7:10:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "This Valentine's Day, lets show each other love by following the public health protocols put in place to keep each other safe. COVID-19 is still here and we can't let our guard down," External link

barrie Sunday, February 14, 2021 7:10:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “While our cases remain low, we only need to look at neighbouring provinces to see how quickly that can change,” External link

barrie Saturday, February 13, 2021 9:23:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “The 20 th anniversary of the Order of Nova Scotia is a time for all of us to appreciate the Nova Scotians who inspire us. From household names to community heroes, they demonstrate the strength and determination that make us all proud,” External link

novascotia Friday, February 12, 2021 9:06:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “The 20 th anniversary of the Order of Nova Scotia is a time for all of us to appreciate the Nova Scotians who inspire us. From household names to community heroes, they demonstrate the strength and determination that make us all proud,” External link

novascotia Friday, February 12, 2021 9:06:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Yesterday’s news of two more cases of a COVID-19 variant being in our province last month is yet another reminder that we must remain vigilant in the battle against the virus,” External link

cknw Thursday, February 11, 2021 8:46:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Yesterday’s news of two more cases of a COVID-19 variant being in our province last month is yet another reminder that we must remain vigilant in the battle against the virus,” External link

cknw Thursday, February 11, 2021 8:46:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Yesterday’s news of two more cases of a COVID-19 variant being in our province last month is yet another reminder that we must remain vigilant in the battle against the virus,” External link

barrie Thursday, February 11, 2021 8:43:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Yesterday’s news of two more cases of a COVID-19 variant being in our province last month is yet another reminder that we must remain vigilant in the battle against the virus,” External link

barrie Thursday, February 11, 2021 8:43:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "I am proud of the work Nova Scotians are doing to keep our case numbers low," External link

barrie Thursday, February 11, 2021 5:08:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "I am proud of the work Nova Scotians are doing to keep our case numbers low," External link

barrie Thursday, February 11, 2021 5:08:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "I am proud of the work Nova Scotians are doing to keep our case numbers low," External link

barrie Wednesday, February 10, 2021 7:48:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "I am proud of the work Nova Scotians are doing to keep our case numbers low," External link

barrie Wednesday, February 10, 2021 7:48:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We have had a very good run in the last number of weeks with a low number of new cases. Other provinces have not been as fortunate, including Newfoundland and Labrador, which is experiencing an outbreak,” “This is another example of how quickly COVID-19 can take hold. We are moving quickly with the new self-isolation requirement to limit opportunities for the virus to spread” External link

novascotia Wednesday, February 10, 2021 1:50:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We have had a very good run in the last number of weeks with a low number of new cases. Other provinces have not been as fortunate, including Newfoundland and Labrador, which is experiencing an outbreak,” “This is another example of how quickly COVID-19 can take hold. We are moving quickly with the new self-isolation requirement to limit opportunities for the virus to spread” External link

novascotia Wednesday, February 10, 2021 1:50:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Because of Nova Scotians’ hard work and sacrifice to keep the virus contained, today we are able to ease some restrictions,” External link

cknw Tuesday, February 9, 2021 12:40:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Because of Nova Scotians’ hard work and sacrifice to keep the virus contained, today we are able to ease some restrictions,” External link

cknw Tuesday, February 9, 2021 12:40:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Because of Nova Scotians’ hard work and sacrifice to keep the virus contained, today we are able to ease some restrictions,” External link

globalnews Monday, February 8, 2021 10:23:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Because of Nova Scotians’ hard work and sacrifice to keep the virus contained, today we are able to ease some restrictions,” External link

globalnews Monday, February 8, 2021 10:23:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Because of Nova Scotians' hard work and sacrifice to keep the virus contained, today we are able to ease some restrictions," External link

barrie Monday, February 8, 2021 10:04:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Because of Nova Scotians' hard work and sacrifice to keep the virus contained, today we are able to ease some restrictions," External link

barrie Monday, February 8, 2021 10:04:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We have been seeing a low number of new cases daily, and that allows us to ease some restrictions, while keeping public health measures like wearing masks and distancing in place,” External link

barrie Monday, February 8, 2021 10:04:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “This is a test for all of us,” “We're keeping our cases down, but the moment that we see a shift or a surge and change in the number of cases, we will not hesitate to bring back restrictions. It really is up to all of us” External link

barrie Monday, February 8, 2021 10:04:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “It’s always a good day when we see a low number of new cases,” External link

cknw Sunday, February 7, 2021 10:44:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “It’s always a good day when we see a low number of new cases,” External link

cknw Sunday, February 7, 2021 10:44:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "It's always a good day when we see a low number of new cases," External link

barrie Sunday, February 7, 2021 8:30:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "It's always a good day when we see a low number of new cases," External link

barrie Sunday, February 7, 2021 8:30:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “It’s always a good day when we see a low number of new cases,” External link

globalnews Sunday, February 7, 2021 8:18:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “It’s always a good day when we see a low number of new cases,” External link

globalnews Sunday, February 7, 2021 8:18:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Our actions in the next 48 hours… will shape the next election,” External link

globalnews Sunday, February 7, 2021 2:28:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I am so proud of Nova Scotians for the work they’ve done to contain the virus and keep our case numbers low,” External link

cknw Saturday, February 6, 2021 9:57:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I am so proud of Nova Scotians for the work they’ve done to contain the virus and keep our case numbers low,” External link

cknw Saturday, February 6, 2021 9:57:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I am so proud of Nova Scotians for the work they’ve done to contain the virus and keep our case numbers low,” External link

globalnews Saturday, February 6, 2021 9:11:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I am so proud of Nova Scotians for the work they’ve done to contain the virus and keep our case numbers low,” External link

globalnews Saturday, February 6, 2021 9:11:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I am so proud of Nova Scotians for the work they’ve done to contain the virus and keep our case numbers low,” External link

barrie Saturday, February 6, 2021 8:07:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “This is a test for all of us,” External link

barrie Saturday, February 6, 2021 8:07:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "I am so proud of Nova Scotians for the work they've done to contain the virus and keep our case numbers low," External link

CBC Saturday, February 6, 2021 8:04:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "I am so proud of Nova Scotians for the work they've done to contain the virus and keep our case numbers low," External link

CBC Saturday, February 6, 2021 8:04:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I will work in a transition to ensure the new leader fully has the capacity to move through to deal with COVID and other things,” External link

globalnews Saturday, February 6, 2021 2:12:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Everybody talks about wanting change and they all encourage you to make change until it actually impacts them and then all of a sudden it’s not such a good idea, but that’s the reality,” “We really have two choices: we either shape the change or the change will shape us” External link

globalnews Saturday, February 6, 2021 2:12:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Couples who have loved and supported each other should not have to face being separated when they enter long-term care," External link

barrie Saturday, February 6, 2021 1:56:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Couples who have loved and supported each other should not have to face being separated when they enter long-term care," External link

barrie Saturday, February 6, 2021 1:56:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Let's make sure that the work of the last 11 months is not wasted by taking a chance," "We've seen how quickly this virus can take off on us. We've seen it next door, we're watching what's happening in other parts of Canada" External link

barrie Friday, February 5, 2021 9:46:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “If our daughters have an idea, there should be resources available to them, just as it is to our sons,” “We know the pandemic has led to a decline in women’s employment, at a time when we need more women entrepreneurs. Sandpiper Ventures will help women take their innovative ideas to market” External link

novascotia Friday, February 5, 2021 8:46:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “If our daughters have an idea, there should be resources available to them, just as it is to our sons,” “We know the pandemic has led to a decline in women’s employment, at a time when we need more women entrepreneurs. Sandpiper Ventures will help women take their innovative ideas to market” External link

novascotia Friday, February 5, 2021 8:46:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Nova Scotians can be proud of the work they’re doing to keep our case numbers low,” External link

globalnews Friday, February 5, 2021 6:16:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Nova Scotians can be proud of the work they’re doing to keep our case numbers low,” External link

globalnews Friday, February 5, 2021 6:16:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Couples who have loved and supported each other should not have to face being separated when they enter long-term care," External link

CBC Friday, February 5, 2021 1:18:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Couples who have loved and supported each other should not have to face being separated when they enter long-term care," External link

CBC Friday, February 5, 2021 1:18:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Nova Scotians can be proud of the work they're doing to keep our case numbers low," External link

barrie Friday, February 5, 2021 1:15:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Nova Scotians can be proud of the work they're doing to keep our case numbers low," External link

barrie Friday, February 5, 2021 1:15:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil added : "The virus is always looking for an opportunity to spread, which means we must continue following all of the public health protocols to protect each other," External link

barrie Friday, February 5, 2021 1:15:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Let's make sure that the work of the last 11 months is not wasted by taking a chance," "We've seen how quickly this virus can take off on us. We've seen it next door, we're watching what's happening in other parts of Canada" External link

barrie Friday, February 5, 2021 1:15:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We're continuing vaccinations in our long-term care residences, but we also know older Nova Scoitans living at home need protection too," External link

CBC Friday, February 5, 2021 6:01:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We're continuing vaccinations in our long-term care residences, but we also know older Nova Scoitans living at home need protection too," External link

CBC Friday, February 5, 2021 6:01:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "I'm really pleased to say that every Nova Scotia who received their first shot, will get their second dose. We want to see those first shot numbers climb as well, but all of that will depend on supply," External link

CBC Friday, February 5, 2021 6:01:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Mr. Rafuse has contributed tremendously to the success of our province and leaves the Nova Scotia public service after over three decades of sound financial leadership,” “He has been a key advisor in our approach to fiscal management and balanced budgets, and a steady hand working with his colleagues on funding important initiatives across government” External link

novascotia Friday, February 5, 2021 2:57:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Mr. Rafuse has contributed tremendously to the success of our province and leaves the Nova Scotia public service after over three decades of sound financial leadership,” “He has been a key advisor in our approach to fiscal management and balanced budgets, and a steady hand working with his colleagues on funding important initiatives across government” External link

novascotia Friday, February 5, 2021 2:57:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We need to have some confidence out there in the tourism and business sector that it will be there for the long haul,” “Once we get a number of seasons where that vessel is sailing in a row, we will see that provincial subsidy come down” External link

cknw Friday, February 5, 2021 12:47:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Mr. Rafuse has contributed tremendously to the success of our province and leaves the Nova Scotia public service after over three decades of sound financial leadership,” “He has been a key advisor in our approach to fiscal management and balanced budgets, and a steady hand working with his colleagues on funding important initiatives across government” External link

novascotia Thursday, February 4, 2021 11:28:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Mr. Rafuse has contributed tremendously to the success of our province and leaves the Nova Scotia public service after over three decades of sound financial leadership,” “He has been a key advisor in our approach to fiscal management and balanced budgets, and a steady hand working with his colleagues on funding important initiatives across government” External link

novascotia Thursday, February 4, 2021 11:28:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Protecting the health and safety of our citizens is top priority, especially as we continue to roll out the vaccine," External link

CBC Thursday, February 4, 2021 10:54:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Nova Scotians can be proud of the work they’re doing to keep our case numbers low,” External link

cknw Thursday, February 4, 2021 9:53:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Nova Scotians can be proud of the work they’re doing to keep our case numbers low,” External link

cknw Thursday, February 4, 2021 9:53:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said ( about Geoff MacLellan ) : "I want to thank Mr. MacLellan for the contributions he has made to our province," External link

barrie Thursday, February 4, 2021 8:52:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said ( about Geoff MacLellan ) : “I want to thank Mr. MacLellan for the contributions he has made to our province,” “He has been a key member of cabinet since our government was elected in 2013, holding important portfolios in transportation, energy, business, tourism and trade that have driven economic development in our province” External link

novascotia Thursday, February 4, 2021 7:45:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said ( about Geoff MacLellan ) : “I want to thank Mr. MacLellan for the contributions he has made to our province,” “He has been a key member of cabinet since our government was elected in 2013, holding important portfolios in transportation, energy, business, tourism and trade that have driven economic development in our province” External link

novascotia Thursday, February 4, 2021 7:45:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Nova Scotians can be proud of the work they’re doing to keep our case numbers low,” “It shows people are taking the health of their fellow citizens seriously. I encourage everyone to continue following public health guidelines to keep the virus contained” External link

novascotia Thursday, February 4, 2021 7:45:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Nova Scotians can be proud of the work they’re doing to keep our case numbers low,” “It shows people are taking the health of their fellow citizens seriously. I encourage everyone to continue following public health guidelines to keep the virus contained” External link

novascotia Thursday, February 4, 2021 7:45:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Nova Scotians can be proud of the work they're doing to keep our case numbers low," External link

barrie Thursday, February 4, 2021 7:17:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Nova Scotians can be proud of the work they're doing to keep our case numbers low," External link

barrie Thursday, February 4, 2021 7:17:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil added : "The virus is always looking for an opportunity to spread, which means we must continue following all of the public health protocols to protect each other," External link

barrie Thursday, February 4, 2021 7:17:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Couples who have loved and supported each other should not have to face being separated when they enter long-term care,” “This legislation helps ensure life partners can stay together as they age, even if one person may need a different level of long-term care” External link

novascotia Thursday, February 4, 2021 5:54:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Couples who have loved and supported each other should not have to face being separated when they enter long-term care,” “This legislation helps ensure life partners can stay together as they age, even if one person may need a different level of long-term care” External link

novascotia Thursday, February 4, 2021 5:54:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil told : "That quarantine should be taking place at the airport where they land or very near that airport where they land," External link

CBC Thursday, February 4, 2021 1:14:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I know you want to watch your kids play sports, you want to watch your kids gather at clubs, and lots want to go to a bar to watch the Super Bowl,” External link

barrie Thursday, February 4, 2021 6:28:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “The greatest risk factor for COVID-19 patients is their age,” “As vaccine supply increases, we are preparing to launch community clinics across the province to immunize as many people as quickly as possible, starting with those at greatest risk – our older Nova Scotians” External link

novascotia Wednesday, February 3, 2021 11:37:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “The greatest risk factor for COVID-19 patients is their age,” “As vaccine supply increases, we are preparing to launch community clinics across the province to immunize as many people as quickly as possible, starting with those at greatest risk – our older Nova Scotians” External link

novascotia Wednesday, February 3, 2021 11:37:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “This request was insightful and driven by a desire for social justice,” External link

globalnews Wednesday, February 3, 2021 11:03:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "The low number of cases we have been seeing is a reflection of the hard work put in by Nova Scotians, and we can't stop now," External link

CBC Tuesday, February 2, 2021 11:28:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "The low number of cases we have been seeing is a reflection of the hard work put in by Nova Scotians, and we can't stop now," External link

CBC Tuesday, February 2, 2021 11:28:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “The low number of cases we have been seeing is a reflection of the hard work put in by Nova Scotians, and we can’t stop now,” External link

globalnews Tuesday, February 2, 2021 11:18:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “The low number of cases we have been seeing is a reflection of the hard work put in by Nova Scotians, and we can’t stop now,” External link

globalnews Tuesday, February 2, 2021 11:18:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "The low number of cases we have been seeing is a reflection of the hard work put in by Nova Scotians, and we can't stop now," External link

barrie Tuesday, February 2, 2021 11:07:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "The low number of cases we have been seeing is a reflection of the hard work put in by Nova Scotians, and we can't stop now," External link

barrie Tuesday, February 2, 2021 11:07:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “In the seven years I have had the privilege to serve as Premier of our province, I have seen the talent, creativity and thoughtfulness of the dedicated public servants across Nova Scotia,” “They make our communities better places to live and work, and it is my honour to present this award that recognizes outstanding achievements” External link

novascotia Tuesday, February 2, 2021 4:19:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “In the seven years I have had the privilege to serve as Premier of our province, I have seen the talent, creativity and thoughtfulness of the dedicated public servants across Nova Scotia,” “They make our communities better places to live and work, and it is my honour to present this award that recognizes outstanding achievements” External link

novascotia Tuesday, February 2, 2021 4:19:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “It will help preserve their story and this important part of Canadian history so it’s not forgotten,” External link

barrie Monday, February 1, 2021 9:17:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "I want to thank Nova Scotians for continuing to follow the public health protocols and for participating in rapid testing clinics," External link

CBC Sunday, January 31, 2021 8:17:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "I want to thank Nova Scotians for continuing to follow the public health protocols and for participating in rapid testing clinics," External link

CBC Sunday, January 31, 2021 8:17:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "I want to thank Nova Scotians for continuing to follow the public health protocols and for participating in rapid testing clinics," "Your hard work is helping to contain the virus as we wait for vaccine supply to become more consistent" External link

barrie Sunday, January 31, 2021 8:02:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "I want to thank Nova Scotians for continuing to follow the public health protocols and for participating in rapid testing clinics," "Your hard work is helping to contain the virus as we wait for vaccine supply to become more consistent" External link

barrie Sunday, January 31, 2021 8:02:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Thank you to everyone for your hard work in helping us to slow the spread of the virus. Our numbers continue to be low, but we cannot become complacent,” External link

cknw Saturday, January 30, 2021 9:54:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Thank you to everyone for your hard work in helping us to slow the spread of the virus. Our numbers continue to be low, but we cannot become complacent,” External link

cknw Saturday, January 30, 2021 9:54:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Thank you to everyone for your hard work in helping us to slow the spread of the virus. Our numbers continue to be low, but we cannot become complacent," External link

barrie Saturday, January 30, 2021 8:40:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Thank you to everyone for your hard work in helping us to slow the spread of the virus. Our numbers continue to be low, but we cannot become complacent," External link

barrie Saturday, January 30, 2021 8:40:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “When our loved ones are ready for long-term care, they deserve to have high-quality care in a safe and comfortable environment,” “We are investing in the long-term care system to better meet the needs of residents, their families and staff” External link

novascotia Friday, January 29, 2021 8:44:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “When our loved ones are ready for long-term care, they deserve to have high-quality care in a safe and comfortable environment,” “We are investing in the long-term care system to better meet the needs of residents, their families and staff” External link

novascotia Friday, January 29, 2021 8:44:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "When our loved ones are ready for long-term care, they deserve to have high-quality care in a safe and comfortable environment," External link

CBC Friday, January 29, 2021 7:45:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “The past year has presented challenges never seen before for all businesses, especially those in the hospitality and tourism industries. I applaud the sector’s commitment to work though these extraordinary circumstances,” “We know that regulatory action, which includes process and service improvements, is a practical way for government to support economic growth and is an essential part of countering the economic slowdown caused by the pandemic” External link

novascotia Friday, January 29, 2021 5:18:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “The past year has presented challenges never seen before for all businesses, especially those in the hospitality and tourism industries. I applaud the sector’s commitment to work though these extraordinary circumstances,” “We know that regulatory action, which includes process and service improvements, is a practical way for government to support economic growth and is an essential part of countering the economic slowdown caused by the pandemic” External link

novascotia Friday, January 29, 2021 5:18:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We wouldn’t be where we are today without the co-operation and willingness of Nova Scotians to follow the public health protocols,” External link

cknw Thursday, January 28, 2021 10:34:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We wouldn’t be where we are today without the co-operation and willingness of Nova Scotians to follow the public health protocols,” External link

cknw Thursday, January 28, 2021 10:34:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We wouldn't be where we are today without the co-operation and willingness of Nova Scotians to follow the public health protocols," External link

CBC Thursday, January 28, 2021 9:29:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We wouldn't be where we are today without the co-operation and willingness of Nova Scotians to follow the public health protocols," External link

CBC Thursday, January 28, 2021 9:29:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We wouldn’t be where we are today without the cooperation and willingness of Nova Scotians to follow the public health protocols,” External link

barrie Thursday, January 28, 2021 8:51:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We wouldn’t be where we are today without the cooperation and willingness of Nova Scotians to follow the public health protocols,” External link

barrie Thursday, January 28, 2021 8:51:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We had hoped that we wouldn't be in this situation, but we will not be receiving any new doses this week," "But because we've held back our second dose, we still have supply and it is our hope that everyone will be given their second shot" External link

barrie Wednesday, January 27, 2021 12:12:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil says : "The week after, we're getting 1,950 doses, a tray of vaccines. Beyond that, there's no certainty of what the amount of vaccine, whether it's Pfizer or Moderna, we're going to get" External link

barrie Wednesday, January 27, 2021 12:12:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I encourage all Nova Scotians to listen, learn, share and act as we celebrate African Nova Scotian heritage month,” External link

TorontoStar Tuesday, January 26, 2021 8:21:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said ( about Lives Matter ) : "But we have more work to do. The Black Lives Matter movement motivated us to look inward and confront the systemic issues we have been overlooking for centuries," "It is important that government continue to collaborate with the African Nova Scotian community to build stronger relationships and an even stronger province" External link

CBC Tuesday, January 26, 2021 7:24:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Coming out of a weekend with just one new case is something all Nova Scotians can be proud of,” “I thank everyone for their work in keeping our case numbers low. We can keep them low if we continue following all the public health protocols” External link

barrie Monday, January 25, 2021 8:05:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Coming out of a weekend with just one new case is something all Nova Scotians can be proud of,” “I thank everyone for their work in keeping our case numbers low. We can keep them low if we continue following all the public health protocols” External link

barrie Monday, January 25, 2021 8:05:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “A low number of cases is encouraging, but we are seeing that some of the recent cases are more complex than others,” External link

cknw Sunday, January 24, 2021 11:50:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “A low number of cases is encouraging, but we are seeing that some of the recent cases are more complex than others,” External link

cknw Sunday, January 24, 2021 11:50:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “A low number of cases is encouraging, but we are seeing that some of the recent cases are more complex than others,” “It’s another reminder that we need to stay vigilant to contain the virus - limit our social contacts, keep a social distance, wear a mask, stay home if feeling unwell and follow all the other public health measures” External link

barrie Sunday, January 24, 2021 9:06:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "It's another reminder that we need to stay vigilant to contain the virus — limit our social contacts, keep a social distance, wear a mask, stay home if feeling unwell and follow all the other public health measures," External link

CBC Sunday, January 24, 2021 9:00:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "I know this may come as a worry, it's our first exposure to this variant, but it is not unexpected," "It is yet another reason why we continue to maintain our ... restrictions" External link

CBC Saturday, January 23, 2021 11:41:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We are lifting only these restrictions because it's important to the mental and physical health of all those involved," External link

CBC Saturday, January 23, 2021 11:41:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Nova Scotians can be proud of the work they’re doing to keep our case numbers low,” External link

globalnews Saturday, January 23, 2021 10:01:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Nova Scotians can be proud of the work they’re doing to keep our case numbers low,” External link

globalnews Saturday, January 23, 2021 10:01:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Nova Scotians can be proud of the work they’re doing to keep our case numbers low,” “We need to stay the course -- following public health protocols and being kind to each other -- to keep the virus from spreading like we’ve seen in other provinces during the second wave of the pandemic” External link

barrie Saturday, January 23, 2021 9:12:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Nova Scotians can be proud of the work they're doing to keep our case numbers low," External link

CBC Saturday, January 23, 2021 8:57:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Nova Scotians can be proud of the work they're doing to keep our case numbers low," External link

CBC Saturday, January 23, 2021 8:57:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "It's a great first step," External link

timescolonist Friday, January 22, 2021 11:59:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We are still in the middle of a severe second wave of COVID-19 with other provinces and countries facing high case numbers, including our neighbours in New Brunswick,” “That’s why we are continuing our cautious approach in easing restrictions as we focus on protecting Nova Scotians from the virus” External link

novascotia Friday, January 22, 2021 10:12:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We are still in the middle of a severe second wave of COVID-19 with other provinces and countries facing high case numbers, including our neighbours in New Brunswick,” “That’s why we are continuing our cautious approach in easing restrictions as we focus on protecting Nova Scotians from the virus” External link

novascotia Friday, January 22, 2021 10:12:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "I know this may come as a worry, it's our first exposure to this variant, but it is not unexpected," "It is yet another reason why we continue to maintain our ... restrictions" External link

CBC Friday, January 22, 2021 9:49:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “She has set a standard of hard work, integrity and respect that is second to none. As deputy premier and minister, she has always carried out her duties in the best interest of all Nova Scotians, and I am grateful that we have had the opportunity to work together,” External link

cknw Friday, January 22, 2021 12:43:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Someone that I relied on thorough my time as opposition leader, but probably more importantly when I became premier," External link

CBC Thursday, January 21, 2021 10:47:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said ( about Karen Carey ) : "Minister Casey has played an integral role in government and our return to good fiscal management while also investing in health, education and other priorities of Nova Scotians," "She has set a standard of hard work, integrity and respect that is second to none. As deputy premier and minister, she has always carried out her duties in the best interest of all Nova Scotians, and I am grateful that we have had the opportunity to work together" External link

barrie Thursday, January 21, 2021 9:24:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said ( about Karen Carey ) : "Minister Casey has played an integral role in government and our return to good fiscal management while also investing in health, education and other priorities of Nova Scotians," "She has set a standard of hard work, integrity and respect that is second to none. As deputy premier and minister, she has always carried out her duties in the best interest of all Nova Scotians, and I am grateful that we have had the opportunity to work together" External link

barrie Thursday, January 21, 2021 9:24:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Although our case numbers are low, we must not become complacent," "We know the virus wants to spread and we can prevent that from happening by following all of the public health protocols" External link

barrie Thursday, January 21, 2021 9:24:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Although our case numbers are low, we must not become complacent," "We know the virus wants to spread and we can prevent that from happening by following all of the public health protocols" External link

barrie Thursday, January 21, 2021 9:24:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said ( about Karen Carey ) : “Minister Casey has played an integral role in government and our return to good fiscal management while also investing in health, education and other priorities of Nova Scotians,” “She has set a standard of hard work, integrity and respect that is second to none. As deputy premier and minister, she has always carried out her duties in the best interest of all Nova Scotians, and I am grateful that we have had the opportunity to work together” External link

novascotia Thursday, January 21, 2021 9:00:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said ( about Karen Carey ) : “Minister Casey has played an integral role in government and our return to good fiscal management while also investing in health, education and other priorities of Nova Scotians,” “She has set a standard of hard work, integrity and respect that is second to none. As deputy premier and minister, she has always carried out her duties in the best interest of all Nova Scotians, and I am grateful that we have had the opportunity to work together” External link

novascotia Thursday, January 21, 2021 9:00:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “She has set a standard of hard work, integrity and respect that is second to none. As deputy premier and minister, she has always carried out her duties in the best interest of all Nova Scotians, and I am grateful that we have had the opportunity to work together,” External link

globalnews Thursday, January 21, 2021 8:56:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Thanks to the sacrifices of all Nova Scotians, we are managing to control the spread of the virus," External link

CBC Wednesday, January 20, 2021 9:53:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Thanks to the sacrifices of all Nova Scotians, we are managing to control the spread of the virus," External link

CBC Wednesday, January 20, 2021 9:53:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Thanks to the sacrifices of all Nova Scotians, we are managing to control the spread of the virus," "We can be proud of our efforts, but we cannot become complacent. We need to continue following all the public health protocols" External link

barrie Wednesday, January 20, 2021 9:47:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Thanks to the sacrifices of all Nova Scotians, we are managing to control the spread of the virus," "We can be proud of our efforts, but we cannot become complacent. We need to continue following all the public health protocols" External link

barrie Wednesday, January 20, 2021 9:47:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "If you have received your first shot or are in the process of receiving your first shot, we will have a second shot for you," External link

CBC Wednesday, January 20, 2021 3:17:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We continue to work with the federal government and it is our hope that this temporary shut down will not last long and any supply issues will be resolved as soon as possible," External link

CBC Wednesday, January 20, 2021 3:17:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "I want to thank all Nova Scotians for their hard work in keeping our case numbers low," External link

CBC Wednesday, January 20, 2021 3:17:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "I want to thank all Nova Scotians for their hard work in keeping our case numbers low," External link

CBC Wednesday, January 20, 2021 3:17:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We know that Nova Scotians are eager to receive the COVID-19 vaccine and our health-care system is working as quickly as possible to make that happen,” “In an effort to vaccinate those at highest risk, and those who are critical to the health-care response in our province, we will target our efforts where they will have the greatest impact until our vaccine supply increases” External link

novascotia Tuesday, January 19, 2021 11:58:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We know that Nova Scotians are eager to receive the COVID-19 vaccine and our health-care system is working as quickly as possible to make that happen,” “In an effort to vaccinate those at highest risk, and those who are critical to the health-care response in our province, we will target our efforts where they will have the greatest impact until our vaccine supply increases” External link

novascotia Tuesday, January 19, 2021 11:58:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "If you have received your first shot or are in the process of receiving your first shot, we will have a second shot for you," External link

CBC Tuesday, January 19, 2021 11:25:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We continue to work with the federal government and it is our hope that this temporary shut down will not last long and any supply issues will be resolved as soon as possible," External link

CBC Tuesday, January 19, 2021 11:25:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We know that Nova Scotians are eager to receive the COVID-19 vaccine and our health-care system is working as quickly as possible to make that happen," "In an effort to vaccinate those at highest risk, and those who are critical to the health-care response in our province, we will target our efforts where they will have the greatest impact until our vaccine supply increases" External link

barrie Tuesday, January 19, 2021 10:29:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We know that Nova Scotians are eager to receive the COVID-19 vaccine and our health-care system is working as quickly as possible to make that happen," "In an effort to vaccinate those at highest risk, and those who are critical to the health-care response in our province, we will target our efforts where they will have the greatest impact until our vaccine supply increases" External link

barrie Tuesday, January 19, 2021 10:29:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We now have clinics in every zone in the province, vaccinating frontline health care workers. We are also at five long-term care facilities this week, three of them in metro Halifax and two in Cape Breton,” External link

barrie Tuesday, January 19, 2021 10:29:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil stated : "Our province is the first place in North America to have legislation that maximizes organ and tissue donations to save more lives, while fully respecting people's ability to participate or not," External link

haberler-en Tuesday, January 19, 2021 12:58:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I want to thank all Nova Scotians for their hard work in keeping our case numbers low,” External link

cknw Tuesday, January 19, 2021 12:02:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I want to thank all Nova Scotians for their hard work in keeping our case numbers low,” External link

cknw Tuesday, January 19, 2021 12:02:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I want to thank all Nova Scotians for their hard work in keeping our case numbers low,” External link

globalnews Monday, January 18, 2021 11:42:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I want to thank all Nova Scotians for their hard work in keeping our case numbers low,” External link

globalnews Monday, January 18, 2021 11:42:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I want to thank all Nova Scotians for their hard work in keeping our case numbers low,” “I also want to remind everyone that we can’t let our guard down. We still have provincewide restrictions in place, and we will be providing an update on them by the end of the week. Let’s continue to protect the health of each other by following all the public health protocols” External link

novascotia Monday, January 18, 2021 11:03:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I want to thank all Nova Scotians for their hard work in keeping our case numbers low,” “I also want to remind everyone that we can’t let our guard down. We still have provincewide restrictions in place, and we will be providing an update on them by the end of the week. Let’s continue to protect the health of each other by following all the public health protocols” External link

novascotia Monday, January 18, 2021 11:03:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "I want to thank all Nova Scotians for their hard work in keeping our case numbers low," External link

CBC Monday, January 18, 2021 10:28:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "I want to thank all Nova Scotians for their hard work in keeping our case numbers low," External link

CBC Monday, January 18, 2021 10:28:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I want to thank all Nova Scotians for their hard work in keeping our case numbers low,” “I also want to remind everyone that we can’t let our guard down. We still have provincewide restrictions in place, and we will be providing an update on them by the end of the week. Let’s continue to protect the health of each other by following all the public health protocols” External link

barrie Monday, January 18, 2021 10:24:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I want to thank all Nova Scotians for their hard work in keeping our case numbers low,” “I also want to remind everyone that we can’t let our guard down. We still have provincewide restrictions in place, and we will be providing an update on them by the end of the week. Let’s continue to protect the health of each other by following all the public health protocols” External link

barrie Monday, January 18, 2021 10:24:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “To my knowledge nobody else is close to considering this, but many places are thinking about it,” External link

theepochtimes Monday, January 18, 2021 6:52:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Our province is the first place in North America to have legislation that maximizes organ and tissue donations to save more lives, while fully respecting people’s ability to participate or not,” “I am proud of the support I have seen and heard from Nova Scotians, our partners and our health-care community. I want to thank the many donor families and recipients who courageously share their emotional stories and help spread the word about the importance of organ and tissue donation” External link

novascotia Monday, January 18, 2021 5:55:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Our province is the first place in North America to have legislation that maximizes organ and tissue donations to save more lives, while fully respecting people’s ability to participate or not,” “I am proud of the support I have seen and heard from Nova Scotians, our partners and our health-care community. I want to thank the many donor families and recipients who courageously share their emotional stories and help spread the word about the importance of organ and tissue donation” External link

novascotia Monday, January 18, 2021 5:55:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil says : “This legislation will allow for more Nova Scotians to receive lifesaving organ or tissue transplants and is a positive and true transformational change in health care in Nova Scotia,” External link

barrie Monday, January 18, 2021 5:35:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Our province is the first place in North America to have legislation that maximizes organ and tissue donations to save more lives, while fully respecting people’s ability to participate or not,” “I am proud of the support I have seen and heard from Nova Scotians, our partners and our health-care community. I want to thank the many donor families and recipients who courageously share their emotional stories and help spread the word about the importance of organ and tissue donation” External link

barrie Monday, January 18, 2021 5:35:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Our province is the first place in North America to have legislation that maximizes organ and tissue donations to save more lives, while fully respecting people’s ability to participate or not,” “I am proud of the support I have seen and heard from Nova Scotians, our partners and our health-care community. I want to thank the many donor families and recipients who courageously share their emotional stories and help spread the word about the importance of organ and tissue donation” External link

barrie Monday, January 18, 2021 5:35:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “To my knowledge nobody else is close to considering this, but many places are thinking about it,” External link

680news Monday, January 18, 2021 12:51:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "To my knowledge nobody else is close to considering this, but many places are thinking about it," External link

timescolonist Monday, January 18, 2021 12:22:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “It’s been two weeks since New Years and it looks like, so far, that we’ve made it through OK,” External link

globalnews Sunday, January 17, 2021 9:05:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Having active cases in all zones is a reminder that the virus still wants to spread around the province,” External link

globalnews Sunday, January 17, 2021 9:05:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Having active cases in all zones is a reminder that the virus still wants to spread around the province,” External link

globalnews Sunday, January 17, 2021 9:05:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Having active cases in all zones is a reminder that the virus still wants to spread around the province,” External link

barrie Sunday, January 17, 2021 8:30:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Having active cases in all zones is a reminder that the virus still wants to spread around the province," External link

CBC Sunday, January 17, 2021 8:28:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Having active cases in all zones is a reminder that the virus still wants to spread around the province," External link

CBC Sunday, January 17, 2021 8:28:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We are seeing young people at universities taking the isolation requirement seriously and I want to thank them for protecting the health of others in their school community,” “This is a good example of how following public health protocols helps us contain the virus” External link

cknw Sunday, January 17, 2021 12:02:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We are seeing young people at universities taking the isolation requirement seriously and I want to thank them for protecting the health of others in their school community,” “This is a good example of how following public health protocols helps us contain the virus” External link

cknw Sunday, January 17, 2021 12:02:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We are seeing young people at universities taking the isolation requirement seriously and I want to thank them for protecting the health of others in their school community,” “This is a good example of how following public health protocols helps us contain the virus” External link

globalnews Saturday, January 16, 2021 9:53:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We are seeing young people at universities taking the isolation requirement seriously and I want to thank them for protecting the health of others in their school community,” “This is a good example of how following public health protocols helps us contain the virus” External link

globalnews Saturday, January 16, 2021 9:53:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We are seeing young people at universities taking the isolation requirement seriously and I want to thank them for protecting the health of others in their school community," External link

barrie Saturday, January 16, 2021 8:29:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said ( about Robert Strang ) : “Dr. Strang and his team at public health have been doing a tremendous job and the only thing they care about is the virus,” External link

cknw Saturday, January 16, 2021 12:00:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We cannot waste a single dose of this vaccine and we are continuing to give the first shot and hold back the second shot to guarantee people a full vaccination," External link

CBC Friday, January 15, 2021 9:28:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We cannot waste a single dose of this vaccine and we are continuing to give the first shot and hold back the second shot to guarantee people a full vaccination," External link

CBC Friday, January 15, 2021 9:28:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We cannot waste a single dose of this vaccine and we are continuing to give the first shot and hold back the second shot to guarantee people a full vaccination," External link

CBC Friday, January 15, 2021 8:46:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We cannot waste a single dose of this vaccine and we are continuing to give the first shot and hold back the second shot to guarantee people a full vaccination," External link

CBC Friday, January 15, 2021 8:46:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We are seeing the importance of self-isolation and asymptomatic testing, and I want to thank returning university students for following the protocols,” External link

cknw Thursday, January 14, 2021 12:20:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We are seeing the importance of self-isolation and asymptomatic testing, and I want to thank returning university students for following the protocols,” External link

cknw Thursday, January 14, 2021 12:20:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We are seeing the importance of self-isolation and asymptomatic testing, and I want to thank returning university students for following the protocols,” External link

globalnews Wednesday, January 13, 2021 10:45:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We are seeing the importance of self-isolation and asymptomatic testing, and I want to thank returning university students for following the protocols,” External link

globalnews Wednesday, January 13, 2021 10:45:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We had to make a tough decision, but we believe it is the right one," External link

barrie Tuesday, January 12, 2021 11:37:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We had to make a tough decision, but we believe it is the right one," External link

barrie Tuesday, January 12, 2021 11:37:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Our health-care professionals are working hard to distribute the vaccine as quickly as possible. We can support them by being patient and continuing to follow all the public health measures that help us contain the virus,” External link

cknw Monday, January 11, 2021 11:37:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Our health-care professionals are working hard to distribute the vaccine as quickly as possible. We can support them by being patient and continuing to follow all the public health measures that help us contain the virus,” External link

cknw Monday, January 11, 2021 11:37:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Our health-care professionals are working hard to distribute the vaccine as quickly as possible. We can support them by being patient and continuing to follow all the public health measures that help us contain the virus,” External link

globalnews Monday, January 11, 2021 10:51:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Our health-care professionals are working hard to distribute the vaccine as quickly as possible. We can support them by being patient and continuing to follow all the public health measures that help us contain the virus,” External link

globalnews Monday, January 11, 2021 10:51:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Our vaccine rollout takes another important step today with the first clinic at a long-term care facility – Northwood’s Halifax campus – and one at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital,” “Our health-care professionals are working hard to distribute the vaccine as quickly as possible. We can support them by being patient and continuing to follow all the public health measures that help us contain the virus” External link

novascotia Monday, January 11, 2021 10:47:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Our vaccine rollout takes another important step today with the first clinic at a long-term care facility – Northwood’s Halifax campus – and one at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital,” “Our health-care professionals are working hard to distribute the vaccine as quickly as possible. We can support them by being patient and continuing to follow all the public health measures that help us contain the virus” External link

novascotia Monday, January 11, 2021 10:47:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Our vaccine rollout takes another important step today with the first clinic at a long-term care facility —Northwood's Halifax campus — and one at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital," External link

CBC Monday, January 11, 2021 10:31:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Our vaccine rollout takes another important step today with the first clinic at a long-term care facility —Northwood's Halifax campus — and one at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital," External link

CBC Monday, January 11, 2021 10:31:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Our vaccine rollout takes another important step today with the first clinic at a long-term care facility - Northwood's Halifax campus - and one at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital," "Our health-care professionals are working hard to distribute the vaccine as quickly as possible. We can support them by being patient and continuing to follow all the public health measures that help us contain the virus" External link

barrie Monday, January 11, 2021 10:06:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Our vaccine rollout takes another important step today with the first clinic at a long-term care facility - Northwood's Halifax campus - and one at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital," "Our health-care professionals are working hard to distribute the vaccine as quickly as possible. We can support them by being patient and continuing to follow all the public health measures that help us contain the virus" External link

barrie Monday, January 11, 2021 10:06:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Seeing a low number of cases recently and now none today reflects the good work of Nova Scotians in following the public health protocols,” External link

cknw Sunday, January 10, 2021 11:09:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Seeing a low number of cases recently and now none today reflects the good work of Nova Scotians in following the public health protocols,” External link

cknw Sunday, January 10, 2021 11:09:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We can all help protect our students, teachers, and staff by staying vigilant — wearing a mask, limiting social contacts, distancing, washing our hands and staying home if feeling unwell,” External link

cknw Sunday, January 10, 2021 11:09:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Seeing a low number of cases recently and now none today reflects the good work of Nova Scotians in following the public health protocols,” External link

globalnews Sunday, January 10, 2021 8:57:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Seeing a low number of cases recently and now none today reflects the good work of Nova Scotians in following the public health protocols,” External link

globalnews Sunday, January 10, 2021 8:57:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We can all help protect our students, teachers, and staff by staying vigilant — wearing a mask, limiting social contacts, distancing, washing our hands and staying home if feeling unwell,” External link

globalnews Sunday, January 10, 2021 8:57:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Seeing a low number of cases recently and now none today reflects the good work of Nova Scotians in following the Public Health protocols," External link

CBC Sunday, January 10, 2021 8:51:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Seeing a low number of cases recently and now none today reflects the good work of Nova Scotians in following the Public Health protocols," External link

CBC Sunday, January 10, 2021 8:51:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Seeing a low number of cases recently and now none today reflects the good work of Nova Scotians in following the public health protocols,” External link

barrie Sunday, January 10, 2021 8:30:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Seeing a low number of cases recently and now none today reflects the good work of Nova Scotians in following the public health protocols,” “Monday is a big day in our province with students returning to school. We can all help protect our students, teachers, and staff by staying vigilant- wearing a mask, limiting social contacts, distancing, washing our hands and staying home if feeling unwell” External link

novascotia Sunday, January 10, 2021 8:16:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Seeing a low number of cases recently and now none today reflects the good work of Nova Scotians in following the public health protocols,” “Monday is a big day in our province with students returning to school. We can all help protect our students, teachers, and staff by staying vigilant- wearing a mask, limiting social contacts, distancing, washing our hands and staying home if feeling unwell” External link

novascotia Sunday, January 10, 2021 8:16:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We can see from our case numbers that Nova Scotians and university students returning to our province are doing a good job following the public health protocols and orders," External link

CBC Sunday, January 10, 2021 11:22:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We can see from our case numbers that Nova Scotians and university students returning to our province are doing a good job following the public health protocols and orders," External link

CBC Sunday, January 10, 2021 11:22:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "I feel for New Brunswick and wish them nothing but good luck," External link

CBC Sunday, January 10, 2021 11:22:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "I feel for New Brunswick and wish them nothing but good luck," External link

CBC Sunday, January 10, 2021 11:22:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "What we are saying is, do not go to New Brunswick," External link

CBC Sunday, January 10, 2021 11:22:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "What we are saying is, do not go to New Brunswick," External link

CBC Sunday, January 10, 2021 11:22:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We can see from our case numbers that Nova Scotians and university students returning to our province are doing a good job following the public health protocols and orders,” External link

globalnews Saturday, January 9, 2021 10:35:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We can see from our case numbers that Nova Scotians and university students returning to our province are doing a good job following the public health protocols and orders,” External link

globalnews Saturday, January 9, 2021 10:35:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We can see from our case numbers that Nova Scotians and university students returning to our province are doing a good job following the public health protocols and orders," External link

barrie Saturday, January 9, 2021 10:25:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We can see from our case numbers that Nova Scotians and university students returning to our province are doing a good job following the public health protocols and orders," External link

barrie Saturday, January 9, 2021 10:25:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil added : "Our case numbers are improving in Nova Scotia and we want to keep it that way," "Given the sharp rise in cases in New Brunswick, we are taking the step of tightening our border to limit opportunities for the virus to spread" External link

barrie Friday, January 8, 2021 9:02:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil added : "Our case numbers are improving in Nova Scotia and we want to keep it that way," "Given the sharp rise in cases in New Brunswick, we are taking the step of tightening our border to limit opportunities for the virus to spread" External link

barrie Friday, January 8, 2021 9:02:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "What we are saying is, do not go to New Brunswick," External link

CBC Friday, January 8, 2021 8:35:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "What we are saying is, do not go to New Brunswick," External link

CBC Friday, January 8, 2021 8:35:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "The situation there is a reminder of how quickly the virus can spread, and also reminds us of the importance of following all the public health protocols," External link

CBC Friday, January 8, 2021 7:56:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “The situation there is a reminder of how quickly the virus can spread, and also reminds us of the importance of following all the public health protocols,” External link

cknw Friday, January 8, 2021 7:23:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "The opposition should actually look at the source of the issue and deal with that instead of looking for every opportunity to find some cheap political way to become involved in something. It's just simply ridiculous," External link

barrie Friday, January 8, 2021 4:22:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "The RCMP has an issue when it comes to whether they want to use emergency alerts. We've seen that, they need to fix their protocol," External link

barrie Friday, January 8, 2021 4:22:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "The RCMP has an issue when it comes to whether they want to use emergency alerts. We've seen that, they need to fix their protocol," External link

barrie Friday, January 8, 2021 4:22:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "The opposition should actually look at the source of the issue and deal with that instead of looking for every opportunity to find some cheap political way to become involved in something, it's just simply ridiculous," External link

barrie Friday, January 8, 2021 4:58:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "The RCMP has an issue when it comes to whether they want to use emergency alerts, we've seen that, they need to fix their protocol," External link

barrie Friday, January 8, 2021 4:58:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "The RCMP has an issue when it comes to whether they want to use emergency alerts, we've seen that, they need to fix their protocol," External link

barrie Friday, January 8, 2021 4:58:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "The fact is that EMO … can't write a script about what is taking place on the ground in Amherst," "It needs (the RCMP) to do that" External link

timescolonist Friday, January 8, 2021 1:59:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “The fact is that EMO . . . can’t write a script about what is taking place on the ground in Amherst,” “It needs [the RCMP] to do that” External link

theepochtimes Friday, January 8, 2021 1:22:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “The fact is that EMO . . . can’t write a script about what is taking place on the ground in Amherst,” “It needs (the RCMP) to do that” External link

citynews-ca Friday, January 8, 2021 12:40:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “The fact is that EMO . . . can’t write a script about what is taking place on the ground in Amherst,” “It needs (the RCMP) to do that” External link

680news Thursday, January 7, 2021 11:36:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "The fact is that EMO . . . can't write a script about what is taking place on the ground in Amherst," "It needs (the RCMP) to do that" External link

timescolonist Thursday, January 7, 2021 11:30:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “While the case numbers in our province are encouraging, we are closely monitoring the rise in cases in New Brunswick,” External link

cknw Thursday, January 7, 2021 10:29:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “While the case numbers in our province are encouraging, we are closely monitoring the rise in cases in New Brunswick,” External link

cknw Thursday, January 7, 2021 10:29:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "While the case numbers in our province are encouraging, we are closely monitoring the rise in cases in New Brunswick," External link

barrie Thursday, January 7, 2021 7:35:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "While the case numbers in our province are encouraging, we are closely monitoring the rise in cases in New Brunswick," External link

barrie Thursday, January 7, 2021 7:35:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I want to welcome returning students and thank them for following public health protocols. I also remind asymptomatic students to get a COVID-19 test during their self-isolation,” External link

cknw Thursday, January 7, 2021 12:57:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I want to welcome returning students and thank them for following public health protocols. I also remind asymptomatic students to get a COVID-19 test during their self-isolation,” External link

cknw Thursday, January 7, 2021 12:57:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I want to welcome returning students and thank them for following public health protocols. I also remind asymptomatic students to get a COVID-19 test during their self-isolation,” “Staying vigilant and following all the protective measures will help keep our case numbers low as our vaccine program is rolled out across the province” External link

barrie Wednesday, January 6, 2021 11:25:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I want to welcome returning students and thank them for following public health protocols. I also remind asymptomatic students to get a COVID-19 test during their self-isolation,” “Staying vigilant and following all the protective measures will help keep our case numbers low as our vaccine program is rolled out across the province” External link

barrie Wednesday, January 6, 2021 11:25:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I want to welcome returning students and thank them for following public health protocols. I also remind asymptomatic students to get a COVID-19 test during their self-isolation,” External link

globalnews Wednesday, January 6, 2021 11:05:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I want to welcome returning students and thank them for following public health protocols. I also remind asymptomatic students to get a COVID-19 test during their self-isolation,” External link

globalnews Wednesday, January 6, 2021 11:05:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "I want to welcome returning students and thank them for following public health protocols. I also remind asymptomatic students to get a COVID-19 test during their self-isolation," External link

CBC Wednesday, January 6, 2021 10:56:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "I want to welcome returning students and thank them for following public health protocols. I also remind asymptomatic students to get a COVID-19 test during their self-isolation," External link

CBC Wednesday, January 6, 2021 10:56:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “May 2021 be better than 2020,” External link

barrie Wednesday, January 6, 2021 1:03:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “May 2021 be better than 2020,” External link

barrie Wednesday, January 6, 2021 1:03:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We all want to see Nova Scotians getting shots in their arms as quickly as possible," External link

barrie Tuesday, January 5, 2021 10:59:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We all want to see Nova Scotians getting shots in their arms as quickly as possible," External link

barrie Tuesday, January 5, 2021 10:59:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We all want to see Nova Scotians getting shots in their arms as quickly as possible,” “We have a long road ahead of us before everyone who wants the vaccine can receive it. I ask Nova Scotians for their patience as our health system works as quickly as possible to distribute the vaccine” External link

novascotia Tuesday, January 5, 2021 10:03:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We all want to see Nova Scotians getting shots in their arms as quickly as possible,” “We have a long road ahead of us before everyone who wants the vaccine can receive it. I ask Nova Scotians for their patience as our health system works as quickly as possible to distribute the vaccine” External link

novascotia Tuesday, January 5, 2021 10:03:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I want to thank the hardworking entrepreneurs in this sector for their patience as we do our best to slow the spread of the virus,” External link

cknw Tuesday, January 5, 2021 12:16:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "I'm pleased that the recent low number of cases in the greater Halifax area means that restaurants can reopen today," External link

barrie Monday, January 4, 2021 11:40:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "I'm pleased that the recent low number of cases in the greater Halifax area means that restaurants can reopen today," External link

barrie Monday, January 4, 2021 11:40:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “This is another reminder of how COVID-19 leaps at any chance to spread,” External link

cknw Saturday, January 2, 2021 9:47:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “This is another reminder of how COVID-19 leaps at any chance to spread,” External link

cknw Saturday, January 2, 2021 9:47:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Tonight would normally be a time to get together in large groups for a countdown and celebration. We cannot do that this year because we know how important it is to keep our gatherings small and follow all the other public health protocols," "As you look forward to 2021, remember the strength, kindness and love that got you through this difficult year and carry it over into the new year. We can all have a sense of hope with the COVID-19 vaccines coming online. I wish all Nova Scotians a safe, healthy and happy new year" External link

barrie Friday, January 1, 2021 4:37:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Tonight would normally be a time to get together in large groups for a countdown and celebration. We cannot do that this year because we know how important it is to keep our gatherings small and follow all the other public health protocols," "As you look forward to 2021, remember the strength, kindness and love that got you through this difficult year and carry it over into the new year. We can all have a sense of hope with the COVID-19 vaccines coming online. I wish all Nova Scotians a safe, healthy and happy new year" External link

barrie Friday, January 1, 2021 4:37:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Tonight would normally be a time to get together in large groups for a countdown and celebration. We cannot do that this year because we know how important it is to keep our gatherings small and follow all the other public health protocols,” “As you look forward to 2021, remember the strength, kindness and love that got you through this difficult year and carry it over into the new year. We can all have a sense of hope with the COVID-19 vaccines coming online. I wish all Nova Scotians a safe, healthy and happy new year” External link

novascotia Thursday, December 31, 2020 10:35:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Tonight would normally be a time to get together in large groups for a countdown and celebration. We cannot do that this year because we know how important it is to keep our gatherings small and follow all the other public health protocols,” “As you look forward to 2021, remember the strength, kindness and love that got you through this difficult year and carry it over into the new year. We can all have a sense of hope with the COVID-19 vaccines coming online. I wish all Nova Scotians a safe, healthy and happy new year” External link

novascotia Thursday, December 31, 2020 10:35:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Tonight would normally be a time to get together in large groups for a countdown and celebration. We cannot do that this year because we know how important it is to keep our gatherings small and follow all the other public health protocols," External link

CBC Thursday, December 31, 2020 10:10:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Tonight would normally be a time to get together in large groups for a countdown and celebration. We cannot do that this year because we know how important it is to keep our gatherings small and follow all the other public health protocols," External link

CBC Thursday, December 31, 2020 10:10:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Tonight would normally be a time to get together in large groups for a countdown and celebration. We cannot do that this year because we know how important it is to keep our gatherings small and follow all the other public health protocols," "As you look forward to 2021, remember the strength, kindness and love that got you through this difficult year and carry it over into the new year. We can all have a sense of hope with the COVID-19 vaccines coming online. I wish all Nova Scotians a safe, healthy and happy new year" External link

barrie Thursday, December 31, 2020 9:47:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Tonight would normally be a time to get together in large groups for a countdown and celebration. We cannot do that this year because we know how important it is to keep our gatherings small and follow all the other public health protocols," "As you look forward to 2021, remember the strength, kindness and love that got you through this difficult year and carry it over into the new year. We can all have a sense of hope with the COVID-19 vaccines coming online. I wish all Nova Scotians a safe, healthy and happy new year" External link

barrie Thursday, December 31, 2020 9:47:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "There's been a lot of sadness and some of it is so senseless," External link

barrie Thursday, December 31, 2020 7:41:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "With all of the sadness that this province has gone through, I'm grateful to have been part of it, to help work our way through this, along with public health," External link

barrie Thursday, December 31, 2020 7:41:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We sat earlier than any other Canadian province," "By the first week of March, we had passed our budget, which allowed us to spend. Other provinces that were sitting during the pandemic had to do so because they did not have the fiscal authority to spend" External link

barrie Thursday, December 31, 2020 7:41:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "I think in many ways we have reconnected to who we are," "This pandemic as much as it has been hard and with the loss of people from it's neighbours are thinking about neighbours" External link

barrie Thursday, December 31, 2020 7:41:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "I wish we could have got there a little easier but the end result is where we had to be," "If I had to do it all over again to get to that result I'd do it all over again" External link

barrie Thursday, December 31, 2020 7:41:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "You have a window to do something," External link

barrie Thursday, December 31, 2020 7:41:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil says : “I am proud of you for adapting during this unprecedented time. On behalf of all Nova Scotians, congratulations,” External link

barrie Thursday, December 31, 2020 6:38:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil says : “I am proud of you for adapting during this unprecedented time. On behalf of all Nova Scotians, congratulations,” External link

barrie Thursday, December 31, 2020 6:38:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil told : “I got to the point where I said to people, ‘don’t answer the phone,'” External link

citynews-ca Thursday, December 31, 2020 4:05:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I think in many ways we have reconnected to who we are,” “This pandemic as much as it has been hard and with the loss of people from it … neighbours are thinking about neighbours” External link

citynews-ca Thursday, December 31, 2020 4:05:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I wish we could have got there a little easier but the end result is where we had to be,” “If I had to do it all over again to get to that result I’d do it all over again” External link

citynews-ca Thursday, December 31, 2020 4:05:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “You have a window to do something,” External link

citynews-ca Thursday, December 31, 2020 4:05:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil told : “I got to the point where I said to people, ‘don’t answer the phone,'” External link

680news Thursday, December 31, 2020 12:29:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I think in many ways we have reconnected to who we are,” “This pandemic as much as it has been hard and with the loss of people from it … neighbours are thinking about neighbours” External link

680news Thursday, December 31, 2020 12:29:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I wish we could have got there a little easier but the end result is where we had to be,” “If I had to do it all over again to get to that result I’d do it all over again” External link

680news Thursday, December 31, 2020 12:29:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “You have a window to do something,” External link

680news Thursday, December 31, 2020 12:29:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "There's been a lot of sadness and some of it is so senseless," External link

barrie Thursday, December 31, 2020 6:05:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "With all of the sadness that this province has gone through, I'm grateful to have been part of it, to help work our way through this, along with public health," External link

barrie Thursday, December 31, 2020 6:05:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We sat earlier than any other Canadian province," "By the first week of March, we had passed our budget, which allowed us to spend. Other provinces that were sitting during the pandemic had to do so because they did not have the fiscal authority to spend" External link

barrie Thursday, December 31, 2020 6:05:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “It is encouraging to see case numbers staying low, and I am proud of the effort Nova Scotians are making to follow public health protocols and keep each other safe,” External link

globalnews Wednesday, December 30, 2020 11:22:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “It is encouraging to see case numbers staying low, and I am proud of the effort Nova Scotians are making to follow public health protocols and keep each other safe,” External link

globalnews Wednesday, December 30, 2020 11:22:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "It is encouraging to see case numbers staying low, and I am proud of the effort Nova Scotians are making to follow public health protocols and keep each other safe," External link

CBC Wednesday, December 30, 2020 11:01:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "It is encouraging to see case numbers staying low, and I am proud of the effort Nova Scotians are making to follow public health protocols and keep each other safe," External link

CBC Wednesday, December 30, 2020 11:01:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "It is encouraging to see case numbers staying low, and I am proud of the effort Nova Scotians are making to follow public health protocols and keep each other safe," External link

barrie Wednesday, December 30, 2020 10:17:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "It is encouraging to see case numbers staying low, and I am proud of the effort Nova Scotians are making to follow public health protocols and keep each other safe," External link

barrie Wednesday, December 30, 2020 10:17:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I hope everyone has been celebrating the last few days safely and in small groups,” External link

globalnews Monday, December 28, 2020 11:07:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I hope everyone has been celebrating the last few days safely and in small groups,” External link

globalnews Monday, December 28, 2020 11:07:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "I hope everyone has been celebrating the last few days safely and in small groups," "We are still seeing low case numbers, and I want to thank all of you for your sacrifice, but we need to keep up the good work to contain the virus. Though the holidays are usually a time of large gatherings, remember to protect each other by following all of the public health protocols" External link

barrie Monday, December 28, 2020 10:40:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "I hope everyone has been celebrating the last few days safely and in small groups," External link

CBC Monday, December 28, 2020 10:21:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "I hope everyone has been celebrating the last few days safely and in small groups," External link

CBC Monday, December 28, 2020 10:21:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "I know following the gathering limits and other protocols can be a challenge at this special time of year," "Let's remember that the hard work Nova Scotians have done to contain the virus means the restrictions here are not as tight as in other parts of the country. Let's also be thankful for what we do have as we continue the good work to keep COVID-19 in check. I wish all Nova Scotians a safe holiday season and a Merry Christmas" External link

barrie Thursday, December 24, 2020 8:44:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "I know following the gathering limits and other protocols can be a challenge at this special time of year," "Let's remember that the hard work Nova Scotians have done to contain the virus means the restrictions here are not as tight as in other parts of the country. Let's also be thankful for what we do have as we continue the good work to keep COVID-19 in check. I wish all Nova Scotians a safe holiday season and a Merry Christmas" External link

barrie Thursday, December 24, 2020 8:44:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "This holiday season is different as we take the necessary steps to protect each other and contain the virus," "Keeping gatherings small, limiting travel around the province, and following all the other public health guidelines is an essential part of having a safe holiday" External link

barrie Wednesday, December 23, 2020 11:54:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "This holiday season is different as we take the necessary steps to protect each other and contain the virus," "Keeping gatherings small, limiting travel around the province, and following all the other public health guidelines is an essential part of having a safe holiday" External link

barrie Wednesday, December 23, 2020 11:54:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “COVID-19 is still here and wants us to let our guard down,” External link

cknw Tuesday, December 22, 2020 10:41:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “COVID-19 is still here and wants us to let our guard down,” External link

cknw Tuesday, December 22, 2020 10:41:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “COVID-19 is still here and wants us to let our guard down. But we are not going to let that happen after all the hard work and sacrifice by Nova Scotians,” External link

cknw Tuesday, December 22, 2020 10:10:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “COVID-19 is still here and wants us to let our guard down. But we are not going to let that happen after all the hard work and sacrifice by Nova Scotians,” External link

cknw Tuesday, December 22, 2020 10:10:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “COVID-19 is still here and wants us to let our guard down,” External link

globalnews Tuesday, December 22, 2020 9:58:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “COVID-19 is still here and wants us to let our guard down,” External link

globalnews Tuesday, December 22, 2020 9:58:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “COVID-19 is still here and wants us to let our guard down. But we are not going to let that happen after all the hard work and sacrifice by Nova Scotians,” External link

globalnews Tuesday, December 22, 2020 9:58:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “COVID-19 is still here and wants us to let our guard down. But we are not going to let that happen after all the hard work and sacrifice by Nova Scotians,” External link

globalnews Tuesday, December 22, 2020 9:58:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said ( about Robert Strang ) : "I'm sorry for the gathering limits, I know it's difficult to manage, but Dr. Strang has said 10 is 10," "The fact that we can gather at all is a blessing. Look at what's happening in other parts of our country. (It) is because of your hard work and the commitment to following the protocols in this province that we've had any resemblance of a Christmas. So, rather than thinking about what we don't have or what we can't do, maybe this is a Christmas to focus on the moment and find creative ways to celebrate" External link

barrie Tuesday, December 22, 2020 9:39:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "COVID-19 is still here and wants us to let our guard down. But we are not going to let that happen after all the hard work and sacrifice by Nova Scotians," External link

CBC Tuesday, December 22, 2020 9:19:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "COVID-19 is still here and wants us to let our guard down. But we are not going to let that happen after all the hard work and sacrifice by Nova Scotians," External link

CBC Tuesday, December 22, 2020 9:19:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We value the relationships we have built in Fujian and look forward to continuing to work together to create mutually beneficial opportunities,” “This relationship is significant as Nova Scotia looks at its post-pandemic economic recovery” External link

novascotia Tuesday, December 22, 2020 12:59:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We value the relationships we have built in Fujian and look forward to continuing to work together to create mutually beneficial opportunities,” “This relationship is significant as Nova Scotia looks at its post-pandemic economic recovery” External link

novascotia Tuesday, December 22, 2020 12:59:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “It is encouraging to see low case numbers as we start a new phase of guidelines and restrictions tomorrow,” “We can do our part to contain the virus by following these protocols that are designed to keep our social gatherings small and our communities safe” External link

barrie Sunday, December 20, 2020 9:26:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “It is encouraging to see low case numbers as we start a new phase of guidelines and restrictions tomorrow,” “We can do our part to contain the virus by following these protocols that are designed to keep our social gatherings small and our communities safe” External link

barrie Sunday, December 20, 2020 9:26:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "It is encouraging to see low case numbers as we start a new phase of guidelines and restrictions tomorrow," External link

CBC Sunday, December 20, 2020 9:26:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "It is encouraging to see low case numbers as we start a new phase of guidelines and restrictions tomorrow," External link

CBC Sunday, December 20, 2020 9:26:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Though cases are down, COVID-19 is still here and we have to keep up our efforts to slow the spread," External link

barrie Saturday, December 19, 2020 9:22:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Though cases are down, COVID-19 is still here and we have to keep up our efforts to slow the spread," External link

barrie Saturday, December 19, 2020 9:22:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Though cases are down, COVID-19 is still here and we have to keep up our efforts to slow the spread," External link

CBC Saturday, December 19, 2020 9:02:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Though cases are down, COVID-19 is still here and we have to keep up our efforts to slow the spread," External link

CBC Saturday, December 19, 2020 9:02:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "As we head into the last weekend before Christmas, let's remember that we must stay vigilant to contain the virus," External link

CBC Friday, December 18, 2020 10:27:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "As we head into the last weekend before Christmas, let's remember that we must stay vigilant to contain the virus," External link

CBC Friday, December 18, 2020 10:27:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "As we head into the last weekend before Christmas, let's remember that we must stay vigilant to contain the virus," "Following public health guidelines has allowed us to slow the spread, and we need to keep up that good work because we know the virus wants us to let our guard down" External link

barrie Friday, December 18, 2020 10:11:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "As we head into the last weekend before Christmas, let's remember that we must stay vigilant to contain the virus," "Following public health guidelines has allowed us to slow the spread, and we need to keep up that good work because we know the virus wants us to let our guard down" External link

barrie Friday, December 18, 2020 10:11:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We know that asymptomatic testing plays an important part in containing the virus," "That's why our testing strategy has continued to evolve. I want to thank people for coming forward to get tested, and all those involved in administering and processing the tests" External link

barrie Friday, December 18, 2020 10:11:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We know that asymptomatic testing plays an important part in containing the virus," "That's why our testing strategy has continued to evolve. I want to thank people for coming forward to get tested, and all those involved in administering and processing the tests" External link

barrie Friday, December 18, 2020 10:11:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “When you get there, stay there,” “We’re doing this because we know how important it is for families to be together at this time” External link

TorontoStar Friday, December 18, 2020 8:37:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “When you get there, stay there,” “We’re doing this because we know how important it is for families to be together at this time” External link

TorontoStar Friday, December 18, 2020 8:37:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "It's not too much to ask, quite frankly, when we have businesses -- restaurants and bars in Halifax -- that are closed completely," External link

barrie Friday, December 18, 2020 6:41:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “The opposition parties are choosing to politicize this issue,” External link

globalnews Friday, December 18, 2020 5:09:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "While our case numbers are low, COVID-19 is still here and still moving into different areas of our province," External link

barrie Thursday, December 17, 2020 8:41:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "While our case numbers are low, COVID-19 is still here and still moving into different areas of our province," External link

barrie Thursday, December 17, 2020 8:41:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Our loved ones in long-term care will finally get to see their families," External link

CBC Thursday, December 17, 2020 3:01:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We are asking you to respect (gathering) numbers and the advice on movement,” “Don’t give COVID an excuse to join you over Christmas” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, December 17, 2020 1:26:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We are asking you to respect (gathering) numbers and the advice on movement,” “Don’t give COVID an excuse to join you over Christmas” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, December 17, 2020 1:26:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We know the holidays are traditionally a time for a lot of socializing with family and friends, but we also know that gatherings can allow the virus to spread rapidly,” “We ask Nova Scotians to find new ways of celebrating this season while respecting these restrictions that are designed to keep our social gatherings small and our communities safe” External link

novascotia Wednesday, December 16, 2020 11:41:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We know the holidays are traditionally a time for a lot of socializing with family and friends, but we also know that gatherings can allow the virus to spread rapidly,” “We ask Nova Scotians to find new ways of celebrating this season while respecting these restrictions that are designed to keep our social gatherings small and our communities safe” External link

novascotia Wednesday, December 16, 2020 11:41:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Those physically present will be masked and will maintain physical distancing. No paper will be exchanged and no shaking of hands will occur,” External link

globalnews Wednesday, December 16, 2020 9:01:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil writes : "In Nova Scotia, the prorogation procedure requires that I be physically present with the lieutenant governor for the prorogation ceremony," "As you know, the Halifax Peninsula-Chebucto region is now subject to specific Covid-19 restrictions in the Health Protection Act order (the 'order') given the rise in cases in the region. Although the principle of parliamentary supremacy means the order cannot prevent the House of Assembly from convening, the order can be honoured to the greatest extent possible, and the reality of the pandemic acknowledged, in how we conduct the business of the House" External link

CBC Wednesday, December 16, 2020 4:59:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We will be following the national guidance around immunizing priority groups first as we receive more shipments of the vaccine over the coming weeks and months," External link

CBC Wednesday, December 16, 2020 12:03:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “This is a milestone in the battle against the virus,” “As the supply increases, every Nova Scotian will have access to the vaccine. But this will take many months, and I ask everyone to be patient in the meantime as the vaccine rollout begins with front-line health-care workers and the most vulnerable” External link

novascotia Tuesday, December 15, 2020 9:18:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “This is a milestone in the battle against the virus,” “As the supply increases, every Nova Scotian will have access to the vaccine. But this will take many months, and I ask everyone to be patient in the meantime as the vaccine rollout begins with front-line health-care workers and the most vulnerable” External link

novascotia Tuesday, December 15, 2020 9:18:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “The arrival of the first doses of the COVID-19 vaccine today in Nova Scotia is a landmark development in the fight against the virus,” External link

cknw Tuesday, December 15, 2020 9:15:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "This is a milestone in the battle against the virus," External link

barrie Tuesday, December 15, 2020 9:10:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "This is a milestone in the battle against the virus," External link

barrie Tuesday, December 15, 2020 9:10:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "The arrival of the first doses of the COVID-19 vaccine today in Nova Scotia is a landmark development in the fight against the virus," External link

barrie Tuesday, December 15, 2020 8:30:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "The arrival of the first doses of the COVID-19 vaccine today in Nova Scotia is a landmark development in the fight against the virus," External link

barrie Tuesday, December 15, 2020 8:30:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We will reach a milestone in the battle against COVID-19 this week with the arrival of the first doses of vaccine and the first vaccinations," External link

CBC Monday, December 14, 2020 11:48:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We will reach a milestone in the battle against COVID-19 this week with the arrival of the first doses of vaccine and the first vaccinations," External link

CBC Monday, December 14, 2020 11:48:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We will reach a milestone in the battle against COVID-19 this week with the arrival of the first doses of vaccine and the first vaccinations,” External link

cknw Monday, December 14, 2020 11:32:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We will reach a milestone in the battle against COVID-19 this week with the arrival of the first doses of vaccine and the first vaccinations,” External link

cknw Monday, December 14, 2020 11:32:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We will reach a milestone in the battle against COVID-19 this week with the arrival of the first doses of vaccine and the first vaccinations," "This is great news, but it will take time for everyone to get their shots. That means we have to keep following the public health protocols - isolate when required, wear a mask, limit social contacts and travel, practise social distancing, stay home when feeling unwell and wash your hands" External link

barrie Monday, December 14, 2020 11:18:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We will reach a milestone in the battle against COVID-19 this week with the arrival of the first doses of vaccine and the first vaccinations," "This is great news, but it will take time for everyone to get their shots. That means we have to keep following the public health protocols - isolate when required, wear a mask, limit social contacts and travel, practise social distancing, stay home when feeling unwell and wash your hands" External link

barrie Monday, December 14, 2020 11:18:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “It is encouraging to see the efforts of Nova Scotians to contain the virus seem to be working,” External link

barrie Monday, December 14, 2020 2:52:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “It is encouraging to see the efforts of Nova Scotians to contain the virus seem to be working,” External link

globalnews Sunday, December 13, 2020 11:33:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “It is encouraging to see the efforts of Nova Scotians to contain the virus seem to be working,” External link

globalnews Sunday, December 13, 2020 11:33:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We have no evidence of community spread at this point, but we have to act fast, " External link

timescolonist Sunday, December 13, 2020 10:46:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We have no evidence of community spread at this point, but we have to act fast, " External link

timescolonist Sunday, December 13, 2020 10:46:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “It is encouraging to see the efforts of Nova Scotians to contain the virus seem to be working,” External link

globalnews Sunday, December 13, 2020 9:59:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “It is encouraging to see the efforts of Nova Scotians to contain the virus seem to be working,” External link

globalnews Sunday, December 13, 2020 9:59:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “It is encouraging to see the efforts of Nova Scotians to contain the virus seem to be working,” External link

barrie Sunday, December 13, 2020 9:35:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "It is encouraging to see the efforts of Nova Scotians to contain the virus seem to be working," External link

CBC Sunday, December 13, 2020 9:11:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "It is encouraging to see the efforts of Nova Scotians to contain the virus seem to be working," External link

CBC Sunday, December 13, 2020 9:11:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I want to thank everyone at Eden Valley Poultry for working with Public Health in efforts to contain the virus,” External link

globalnews Saturday, December 12, 2020 10:45:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I want to thank everyone at Eden Valley Poultry for working with Public Health in efforts to contain the virus,” External link

globalnews Saturday, December 12, 2020 10:45:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I want to thank everyone at Eden Valley Poultry for working with Public Health in efforts to contain the virus,” External link

barrie Saturday, December 12, 2020 10:39:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I want to thank everyone at Eden Valley Poultry for working with Public Health in efforts to contain the virus,” External link

barrie Saturday, December 12, 2020 10:39:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Some of the scenes you saw are scenes which are not typically seen in the province," External link

barrie Saturday, December 12, 2020 2:41:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We know this will be a challenge for the workers, farmers and other businesses that rely on the plant, but we need to try to prevent COVID-19 from getting a foothold anywhere in the province,” External link

cknw Friday, December 11, 2020 11:33:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We know this will be a challenge for the workers, farmers and other businesses that rely on the plant, but we need to try to prevent COVID-19 from getting a foothold anywhere in the province,” External link

cknw Friday, December 11, 2020 11:33:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We know this will be a challenge for the workers, farmers and other businesses that rely on the plant, but we need to try to prevent COVID-19 from getting a foothold anywhere in the province,” External link

globalnews Friday, December 11, 2020 10:52:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We know this will be a challenge for the workers, farmers and other businesses that rely on the plant, but we need to try to prevent COVID-19 from getting a foothold anywhere in the province,” External link

globalnews Friday, December 11, 2020 10:52:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We are taking strong and decisive action early to break any further transmission of the virus at the plant and into the community,” “We know this will be a challenge for the workers, farmers and other businesses that rely on the plant, but we need to try to prevent COVID-19 from getting a foothold anywhere in the province” External link

novascotia Friday, December 11, 2020 9:59:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We are taking strong and decisive action early to break any further transmission of the virus at the plant and into the community,” “We know this will be a challenge for the workers, farmers and other businesses that rely on the plant, but we need to try to prevent COVID-19 from getting a foothold anywhere in the province” External link

novascotia Friday, December 11, 2020 9:59:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We were concerned quite frankly with the amount of family gatherings that would be taking place, people that would be in contact with each other, that if we closed it for the extra week, it would give us that two-week cycle from Christmas Day over to January 11," External link

CBC Friday, December 11, 2020 9:59:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Out of an abundance of caution, we are extending the holiday break. We have seen COVID-19 cases rise in other provinces after holidays, and there is the potential for the virus to join even small gatherings of family and friends,” External link

globalnews Friday, December 11, 2020 9:44:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Out of an abundance of caution, we are extending the holiday break. We have seen COVID-19 cases rise in other provinces after holidays, and there is the potential for the virus to join even small gatherings of family and friends,” External link

globalnews Friday, December 11, 2020 9:44:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "This year has created unprecedented challenges for our school system. I want to thank teachers, administrators, parents and students who are all working hard to follow the protocols. As well, thank you to the cleaning staff who work tirelessly to sanitize our schools," "Out of an abundance of caution, we are extending the holiday break. We have seen COVID-19 cases rise in other provinces after holidays, and there is the potential for the virus to join even small gatherings of family and friends. This precautionary measure will allow us to identify cases before students return to class" External link

barrie Friday, December 11, 2020 9:26:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "This year has created unprecedented challenges for our school system. I want to thank teachers, administrators, parents and students who are all working hard to follow the protocols. As well, thank you to the cleaning staff who work tirelessly to sanitize our schools," "Out of an abundance of caution, we are extending the holiday break. We have seen COVID-19 cases rise in other provinces after holidays, and there is the potential for the virus to join even small gatherings of family and friends. This precautionary measure will allow us to identify cases before students return to class" External link

barrie Friday, December 11, 2020 9:26:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "There's still a lot of work to do, but the acknowledgement was a positive one," "Now the conversation will be ongoing about where that will happen" External link

CBC Friday, December 11, 2020 2:10:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Seeing lower case numbers is good news, but it does not mean we can let our guard down,” External link

cknw Thursday, December 10, 2020 10:59:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Seeing lower case numbers is good news, but it does not mean we can let our guard down,” External link

cknw Thursday, December 10, 2020 10:59:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Seeing lower case numbers is good news, but it does not mean we can let our guard down," External link

CBC Thursday, December 10, 2020 10:35:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Seeing lower case numbers is good news, but it does not mean we can let our guard down," External link

CBC Thursday, December 10, 2020 10:35:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Seeing lower case numbers is good news, but it does not mean we can let our guard down," External link

barrie Thursday, December 10, 2020 10:07:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Seeing lower case numbers is good news, but it does not mean we can let our guard down," External link

barrie Thursday, December 10, 2020 10:07:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Of the tests that have been done so far today, there were no reported cases associated with it," External link

barrie Thursday, December 10, 2020 6:31:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “They can target all of that funding to specific aspects if they want, whether it is mental health, wait times. We just need them to increase the level of funding,” External link

cknw Thursday, December 10, 2020 7:50:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “They can target all of that funding to specific aspects if they want, whether it is mental health, wait times. We just need them to increase the level of funding,” External link

globalnews Thursday, December 10, 2020 7:17:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Of the tests that have been done so far today there were no reported cases associated with it," External link

barrie Thursday, December 10, 2020 6:38:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "It's my hope that the national government will lay out a program specific to airlines to ensure both of our major carriers and others are still here to find our way back to a competitive market when people start travelling again," External link

barrie Thursday, December 10, 2020 6:38:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil told : "It's, quite frankly, prudent management between the [Health] Department and Doctors Nova Scotia about what's that look like," External link

CBC Thursday, December 10, 2020 12:06:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We wanted to make sure that we protect [health-care workers] so that they could continue to care for and look after those of us who may require health care outside of COVID," External link

CBC Wednesday, December 9, 2020 10:06:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We will be providing it to residents in long-term care, but quite frankly the residents who have gotten COVID is because someone else has brought it in," External link

CBC Wednesday, December 9, 2020 10:06:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "While the majority of our recent cases are in the Central Zone, we know this virus can easily find its way into other communities," External link

barrie Wednesday, December 9, 2020 7:57:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "While the majority of our recent cases are in the Central Zone, we know this virus can easily find its way into other communities," External link

barrie Wednesday, December 9, 2020 7:57:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We believe the national government needs to be at the table to recognize that ... our greatest success of recovering economically after COVID, will be with a vibrant air service that will include in our region, both Air Canada, WestJet and others," External link

CBC Wednesday, December 9, 2020 9:54:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We believe the national government needs to be at the table to recognize that ... our greatest success of recovering economically after COVID, will be with a vibrant air service that will include in our region, both Air Canada, WestJet and others," External link

CBC Wednesday, December 9, 2020 1:11:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We have all been waiting anxiously for a vaccine to arrive and I am very glad it will be here in province next week,” “We want everyone to be vaccinated as quickly as possible, but we have to accept that the rollout will be gradual based on vaccine supply and we all want to make sure our most vulnerable are protected” External link

novascotia Wednesday, December 9, 2020 12:10:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We have all been waiting anxiously for a vaccine to arrive and I am very glad it will be here in province next week,” “We want everyone to be vaccinated as quickly as possible, but we have to accept that the rollout will be gradual based on vaccine supply and we all want to make sure our most vulnerable are protected” External link

novascotia Wednesday, December 9, 2020 12:10:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We have all been waiting anxiously for a vaccine to arrive and I am very glad it will be here in province next week," "We want everyone to be vaccinated as quickly as possible, but we have to accept that the rollout will be gradual based on vaccine supply and we all want to make sure our most vulnerable are protected" External link

barrie Tuesday, December 8, 2020 11:19:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We have all been waiting anxiously for a vaccine to arrive and I am very glad it will be here in province next week," "We want everyone to be vaccinated as quickly as possible, but we have to accept that the rollout will be gradual based on vaccine supply and we all want to make sure our most vulnerable are protected" External link

barrie Tuesday, December 8, 2020 11:19:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We know this virus wants to spread, but we also know we can contain it if we follow the public health guidance," External link

CBC Tuesday, December 8, 2020 1:35:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We know this virus wants to spread, but we also know we can contain it if we follow the public health guidance," External link

CBC Tuesday, December 8, 2020 1:35:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “It is crucial that everyone limit non-essential travel, follow the gathering limits in your region, wear a mask, limit social contacts, practice social distancing, stay home when feeling unwell and wash your hands,” External link

globalnews Tuesday, December 8, 2020 12:09:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “It is crucial that everyone limit non-essential travel, follow the gathering limits in your region, wear a mask, limit social contacts, practice social distancing, stay home when feeling unwell and wash your hands,” External link

globalnews Tuesday, December 8, 2020 12:09:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We know this virus wants to spread, but we also know we can contain it if we follow the public health guidance," External link

CBC Monday, December 7, 2020 11:41:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We know this virus wants to spread, but we also know we can contain it if we follow the public health guidance," External link

CBC Monday, December 7, 2020 11:41:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "I am pleased to see the decline in new cases this weekend. It reflects Nova Scotians' commitment to following public health measures and doing their part to help slow the spread of COVID-19," External link

barrie Monday, December 7, 2020 4:34:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "I am pleased to see the decline in new cases this weekend. It reflects Nova Scotians' commitment to following public health measures and doing their part to help slow the spread of COVID-19," External link

barrie Monday, December 7, 2020 1:28:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I am pleased to see the decline in new cases this weekend. It reflects Nova Scotians’ commitment to following public health measures and doing their part to help slow the spread of COVID-19,” External link

globalnews Sunday, December 6, 2020 8:45:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I am pleased to see the decline in new cases this weekend. It reflects Nova Scotians’ commitment to following public health measures and doing their part to help slow the spread of COVID-19,” External link

globalnews Sunday, December 6, 2020 8:45:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "I am pleased to see the decline in new cases this weekend," External link

CBC Sunday, December 6, 2020 8:39:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "I am pleased to see the decline in new cases this weekend," External link

CBC Sunday, December 6, 2020 8:39:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "I am pleased to see the decline in new cases this weekend. It reflects Nova Scotians' commitment to following public health measures and doing their part to help slow the spread of COVID-19," External link

barrie Sunday, December 6, 2020 8:18:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “As we get into the holiday season, weekends are usually filled with friends, family and shopping, but this year must be different,” “We need to limit our social contacts and non-essential travel ... That is how we protect each other and slow the spread of COVID-19” External link

TorontoStar Sunday, December 6, 2020 12:08:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “As we get into the holiday season, weekends are usually filled with friends, family and shopping, but this year must be different,” External link

globalnews Saturday, December 5, 2020 9:41:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “As we get into the holiday season, weekends are usually filled with friends, family and shopping, but this year must be different,” External link

globalnews Saturday, December 5, 2020 9:41:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "As we get into the holiday season, weekends are usually filled with friends, family and shopping, but this year must be different," "We need to limit our social contacts and non-essential travel, and follow all the other public health protocols. That is how we protect each other and slow the spread of COVID-19" External link

barrie Saturday, December 5, 2020 9:27:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "As we get into the holiday season, weekends are usually filled with friends, family and shopping, but this year must be different," "We need to limit our social contacts and non-essential travel, and follow all the other public health protocols. That is how we protect each other and slow the spread of COVID-19" External link

barrie Saturday, December 5, 2020 9:27:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "As we get into the holiday season, weekends are usually filled with friends, family and shopping, but this year must be different," External link

CBC Saturday, December 5, 2020 9:26:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "As we get into the holiday season, weekends are usually filled with friends, family and shopping, but this year must be different," External link

CBC Saturday, December 5, 2020 9:26:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I want to thank everyone who’s been working very hard to ensure not only do we have the supply to deliver quite frankly the vaccine when it arrives, but the equipment to store it,” “We are in a great position to be able to receive not only the Pfizer vaccine, but vaccines as they become available and come online” External link

globalnews Saturday, December 5, 2020 12:33:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "For the past week, we have had double-digit case numbers daily and most of them are in the areas where we added restrictions last week. These restrictions are important to help us slow the spread of COVID-19," "We have also ramped up testing significantly as a key measure in containing the virus. Adding more opportunities for asymptomatic testing is another way of enhancing our testing strategy" External link

barrie Friday, December 4, 2020 11:19:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Without everyone's hard work to run these clinics, and without all of you coming forward to be tested, we would not be able to track COVID as quickly," External link

barrie Friday, December 4, 2020 11:19:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “This is a time to honour the memory of all women and girls whose bright futures were lost as a result of gender-based violence,” “Understanding domestic homicide trends and circumstances will help to identify gaps in our systems so we can work with our partners – within and outside government – to prevent similar deaths in the future” External link

novascotia Friday, December 4, 2020 7:36:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “This is a time to honour the memory of all women and girls whose bright futures were lost as a result of gender-based violence,” “Understanding domestic homicide trends and circumstances will help to identify gaps in our systems so we can work with our partners – within and outside government – to prevent similar deaths in the future” External link

novascotia Friday, December 4, 2020 7:36:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "As we get closer to another weekend under tighter restrictions, I want to remind all Nova Scotians that we need to continue limiting our social contacts and travel so we can contain the virus," External link

barrie Friday, December 4, 2020 7:07:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "As we get closer to another weekend under tighter restrictions, I want to remind all Nova Scotians that we need to continue limiting our social contacts and travel so we can contain the virus," External link

barrie Friday, December 4, 2020 7:07:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “These incredible women should be recognized and celebrated for their remarkable work in their professional and personal lives, and for their sacrifices,” “The next generation of girls and women can take inspiration from these award winners as they pursue their own goals” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Friday, December 4, 2020 5:03:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “These incredible women should be recognized and celebrated for their remarkable work in their professional and personal lives, and for their sacrifices,” “The next generation of girls and women can take inspiration from these award winners as they pursue their own goals” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Friday, December 4, 2020 5:03:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “These incredible women should be recognized and celebrated for their remarkable work in their professional and personal lives, and for their sacrifices,” “The next generation of girls and women can take inspiration from these award winners as they pursue their own goals” External link

cknw Friday, December 4, 2020 2:29:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “These incredible women should be recognized and celebrated for their remarkable work in their professional and personal lives, and for their sacrifices,” “The next generation of girls and women can take inspiration from these award winners as they pursue their own goals” External link

cknw Friday, December 4, 2020 2:29:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “These incredible women should be recognized and celebrated for their remarkable work in their professional and personal lives, and for their sacrifices,” “The next generation of girls and women can take inspiration from these award winners as they pursue their own goals” External link

globalnews Friday, December 4, 2020 1:59:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “These incredible women should be recognized and celebrated for their remarkable work in their professional and personal lives, and for their sacrifices,” “The next generation of girls and women can take inspiration from these award winners as they pursue their own goals” External link

globalnews Friday, December 4, 2020 1:59:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “These incredible women should be recognized and celebrated for their remarkable work in their professional and personal lives, and for their sacrifices,” “The next generation of girls and women can take inspiration from these award winners as they pursue their own goals” External link

novascotia Thursday, December 3, 2020 11:46:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “These incredible women should be recognized and celebrated for their remarkable work in their professional and personal lives, and for their sacrifices,” “The next generation of girls and women can take inspiration from these award winners as they pursue their own goals” External link

novascotia Thursday, December 3, 2020 11:46:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “As we get closer to another weekend under tighter restrictions, I want to remind all Nova Scotians that we need to continue limiting our social contacts and travel so we can contain the virus,” External link

cknw Thursday, December 3, 2020 9:33:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “As we get closer to another weekend under tighter restrictions, I want to remind all Nova Scotians that we need to continue limiting our social contacts and travel so we can contain the virus,” External link

cknw Thursday, December 3, 2020 9:33:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “As we get closer to another weekend under tighter restrictions, I want to remind all Nova Scotians that we need to continue limiting our social contacts and travel so we can contain the virus,” External link

globalnews Thursday, December 3, 2020 9:12:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “As we get closer to another weekend under tighter restrictions, I want to remind all Nova Scotians that we need to continue limiting our social contacts and travel so we can contain the virus,” External link

globalnews Thursday, December 3, 2020 9:12:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "As we get closer to another weekend under tighter restrictions, I want to remind all Nova Scotians that we need to continue limiting our social contacts and travel so we can contain the virus," External link

barrie Thursday, December 3, 2020 8:47:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "As we get closer to another weekend under tighter restrictions, I want to remind all Nova Scotians that we need to continue limiting our social contacts and travel so we can contain the virus," External link

barrie Thursday, December 3, 2020 8:47:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We are pleased to continue the tradition of friendship, gratitude and celebration with the people of Boston, especially during these challenging times,” “Nova Scotia will never forget the support provided in our time of need” External link

novascotia Thursday, December 3, 2020 5:07:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We are pleased to continue the tradition of friendship, gratitude and celebration with the people of Boston, especially during these challenging times,” “Nova Scotia will never forget the support provided in our time of need” External link

novascotia Thursday, December 3, 2020 5:07:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "That school will remain closed until at least next Monday, then we'll reassess, but were very encouraged by the cooperation from the community and the epidemiology that's coming back looks very good," External link

barrie Thursday, December 3, 2020 4:04:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "That school will remain closed until at least next Monday, then we'll reassess, but were very encouraged by the cooperation from the community and the epidemiology that's coming back looks very good," External link

barrie Thursday, December 3, 2020 4:08:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “For a week now, the new restrictions have been in place in the Halifax area and travel is limited in this part of the province,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Wednesday, December 2, 2020 11:15:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “For a week now, the new restrictions have been in place in the Halifax area and travel is limited in this part of the province,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Wednesday, December 2, 2020 11:15:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "That school will remain closed until at least next Monday, then we'll reassess, but were very encouraged by the cooperation from the community and the epidemiology that's coming back looks very good," External link

barrie Wednesday, December 2, 2020 9:45:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil says : “We must immediately change course on COVID-19. The virus is circulating rapidly in Halifax, and we must stop its spread across the province,” External link

TorontoStar Wednesday, December 2, 2020 6:26:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil says : “We must immediately change course on COVID-19. The virus is circulating rapidly in Halifax, and we must stop its spread across the province,” External link

TorontoStar Wednesday, December 2, 2020 6:26:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Getting these mobile units up and running is another part of our enhanced testing strategy to help us detect cases as early as possible and slow the spread of COVID-19," External link

barrie Wednesday, December 2, 2020 6:19:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Getting these mobile units up and running is another part of our enhanced testing strategy to help us detect cases as early as possible and slow the spread of COVID-19," External link

barrie Wednesday, December 2, 2020 6:19:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We continue to see strong interest in the asymptomatic pop-up rapid testing locations, which shows Nova Scotians, including young Nova Scotians, are taking this virus seriously," External link

barrie Wednesday, December 2, 2020 5:40:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We continue to see strong interest in the asymptomatic pop-up rapid testing locations, which shows Nova Scotians, including young Nova Scotians, are taking this virus seriously," External link

barrie Wednesday, December 2, 2020 5:40:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Getting these mobile units up and running is another part of our enhanced testing strategy to help us detect cases as early as possible and slow the spread of COVID-19,” “Our testing strategy is about tracking, tracing and containing this virus, and I thank Nova Scotians for pulling together to support public health in this work” External link

novascotia Tuesday, December 1, 2020 10:21:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Getting these mobile units up and running is another part of our enhanced testing strategy to help us detect cases as early as possible and slow the spread of COVID-19,” “Our testing strategy is about tracking, tracing and containing this virus, and I thank Nova Scotians for pulling together to support public health in this work” External link

novascotia Tuesday, December 1, 2020 10:21:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “These are important pieces of our collective effort to contain the virus,” External link

TorontoStar Tuesday, December 1, 2020 4:50:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “These are important pieces of our collective effort to contain the virus,” External link

TorontoStar Tuesday, December 1, 2020 1:46:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We continue to see strong interest in the asymptomatic pop-up rapid testing locations, which shows Nova Scotians, including young Nova Scotians, are taking this virus seriously," External link

barrie Monday, November 30, 2020 11:16:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We continue to see strong interest in the asymptomatic pop-up rapid testing locations, which shows Nova Scotians, including young Nova Scotians, are taking this virus seriously," External link

barrie Monday, November 30, 2020 11:16:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We continue to see strong interest in the asymptomatic pop-up rapid testing locations, which shows Nova Scotians, including young Nova Scotians, are taking this virus seriously," External link

CBC Monday, November 30, 2020 10:43:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We continue to see strong interest in the asymptomatic pop-up rapid testing locations, which shows Nova Scotians, including young Nova Scotians, are taking this virus seriously," External link

CBC Monday, November 30, 2020 10:43:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “By following the new restrictions in the greater Halifax area, we are working together to contain the spread of the virus,” External link

barrie Monday, November 30, 2020 1:34:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “By following the new restrictions in the greater Halifax area, we are working together to contain the spread of the virus,” External link

ctvnews Sunday, November 29, 2020 9:32:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “By following the new restrictions in the greater Halifax area, we are working together to contain the spread of the virus,” External link

globalnews Sunday, November 29, 2020 9:02:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “By following the new restrictions in the greater Halifax area, we are working together to contain the spread of the virus,” External link

globalnews Sunday, November 29, 2020 9:02:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I want to remind all Nova Scotians that we are asking you to avoid non-essential travel in and out of western and central HRM and parts of Hants County,” External link

globalnews Sunday, November 29, 2020 12:48:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I want to remind all Nova Scotians that we are asking you to avoid non-essential travel in and out of western and central HRM and parts of Hants County,” External link

globalnews Sunday, November 29, 2020 12:48:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Black Friday weekend usually draws crowds from across the province to the Halifax area to shop, but that must change this year," External link

barrie Sunday, November 29, 2020 12:07:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Black Friday weekend usually draws crowds from across the province to the Halifax area to shop, but that must change this year," External link

barrie Sunday, November 29, 2020 12:07:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We won't be opening up to the rest of Canada any time soon," External link

CBC Saturday, November 28, 2020 9:55:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil says : "We'll administer it and deal with all of that, but there should be, in my view a national protocol about who gets it" External link

barrie Friday, November 27, 2020 5:53:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "I admire you a great deal and I wish you nothing but great health and happiness and you head into the next part, the next chapter of your life," External link

CBC Friday, November 27, 2020 3:22:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “New restrictions have come into effect today in much of Halifax Regional Municipality and parts of Hants County to help us to slow the spread of COVID-19,” External link

cknw Thursday, November 26, 2020 9:17:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “New restrictions have come into effect today in much of Halifax Regional Municipality and parts of Hants County to help us to slow the spread of COVID-19,” External link

cknw Thursday, November 26, 2020 9:17:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "New restrictions have come into effect today in much of Halifax Regional Municipality and parts of Hants County to help us to slow the spread of COVID-19," External link

barrie Thursday, November 26, 2020 9:12:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "New restrictions have come into effect today in much of Halifax Regional Municipality and parts of Hants County to help us to slow the spread of COVID-19," External link

barrie Thursday, November 26, 2020 9:12:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "New restrictions have come into effect today in much of Halifax Regional Municipality and parts of Hants County to help us to slow the spread of COVID-19," "Please make yourself familiar with the new restrictions. We all have a responsibility to follow public health measures and keep each other safe" External link

barrie Thursday, November 26, 2020 8:40:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "New restrictions have come into effect today in much of Halifax Regional Municipality and parts of Hants County to help us to slow the spread of COVID-19," "Please make yourself familiar with the new restrictions. We all have a responsibility to follow public health measures and keep each other safe" External link

barrie Thursday, November 26, 2020 8:40:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “New restrictions have come into effect today in much of Halifax Regional Municipality and parts of Hants County to help us to slow the spread of COVID-19,” External link

globalnews Thursday, November 26, 2020 8:17:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “New restrictions have come into effect today in much of Halifax Regional Municipality and parts of Hants County to help us to slow the spread of COVID-19,” External link

globalnews Thursday, November 26, 2020 8:17:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "The municipality of Cape Breton, and the new mayor, and councillors, should be communicating to Cape Bretoners, 'don't come to Halifax,'" External link

barrie Thursday, November 26, 2020 6:24:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Let's not capitalize on Black Friday this week," "stay home; shop in Cape Breton" External link

barrie Thursday, November 26, 2020 6:24:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “If you’re coming in here to go shopping then stay home,” External link

globalnews Thursday, November 26, 2020 2:41:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "If you haven't woken up to the second wave, this is your wake-up call," External link

CBC Wednesday, November 25, 2020 6:54:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "If you haven't woken up to the second wave, this is your wake-up call," External link

CBC Wednesday, November 25, 2020 6:54:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Going forward, there will be stronger enforcement for illegal gatherings, including a $1,000 fine for every person who walks though the door," External link

barrie Wednesday, November 25, 2020 5:10:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Going forward, there will be stronger enforcement for illegal gatherings, including a $1,000 fine for every person who walks though the door," External link

barrie Wednesday, November 25, 2020 5:10:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil told : “There is no doubt that COVID is in our communities and it is trying to take a grip on the greater Halifax area,” External link

TorontoStar Wednesday, November 25, 2020 2:15:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Thirty-seven cases in one day. If that isn’t enough of a concern, I don’t know what is. If you haven’t woken up to the second wave, this is your wakeup call,” External link

ctvnews Wednesday, November 25, 2020 12:58:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "If that isn't enough of a concern, I don't know what is," "If you haven't woken up to the second wave, this is your wake-up call" External link

CBC Tuesday, November 24, 2020 11:17:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “If that isn’t enough of a concern, I don’t know what is,” External link

globalnews Tuesday, November 24, 2020 11:13:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “If that isn’t enough of a concern, I don’t know what is,” External link

globalnews Tuesday, November 24, 2020 11:13:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Thirty-seven cases in one day. If that isn’t enough of a concern, I don’t know what is. If you haven’t woken up to the second wave, this is your wakeup call,” External link

barrie Tuesday, November 24, 2020 10:51:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We need to flip the switch on COVID-19 right now," External link

barrie Tuesday, November 24, 2020 10:51:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We need to flip the switch on COVID-19 right now," External link

barrie Tuesday, November 24, 2020 10:51:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Let’s call this what it is: We’re having a problem with 18- to 35-year-olds… They’re living as if COVID doesn’t exist,” External link

cknw Tuesday, November 24, 2020 8:07:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Let’s call this what it is: We’re having a problem with 18- to 35-year-olds… They’re living as if COVID doesn’t exist,” External link

cknw Tuesday, November 24, 2020 8:07:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Let’s call this what it is: We’re having a problem with 18- to 35-year-olds… They’re living as if COVID doesn’t exist,” External link

globalnews Tuesday, November 24, 2020 7:27:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Let’s call this what it is: We’re having a problem with 18- to 35-year-olds… They’re living as if COVID doesn’t exist,” External link

globalnews Tuesday, November 24, 2020 7:27:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "There are a number of people on both sides of our shared border who drive back and forth for work or other essential reasons, and they can continue to do so," "But for anyone considering a shopping trip or other non-essential travel, we are asking you not to go. This is another step we can take to slow the spread of COVID-19" External link

ctvnews Tuesday, November 24, 2020 6:52:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "These increasing case numbers tell us we need to follow public health protocols to get back on track, especially in the greater Halifax area," External link

CBC Tuesday, November 24, 2020 12:33:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "These increasing case numbers tell us we need to follow public health protocols to get back on track, especially in the greater Halifax area," External link

CBC Tuesday, November 24, 2020 12:33:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Nova Scotia is urging people to limit travel for the next two weeks. I respect the decision of the provinces of Prince Edward Island and Newfoundland and Labrador to take further steps at this time,” “Our border with New Brunswick continues to be monitored. There are a number of people on both sides of our shared border who drive back and forth for work or other essential reasons, and they can continue to do so. But for anyone considering a shopping trip or other non-essential travel, we are asking you not to go. This is another step we can take to slow the spread of COVID-19” External link

barrie Monday, November 23, 2020 11:50:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Nova Scotia is urging people to limit travel for the next two weeks. I respect the decision of the provinces of Prince Edward Island and Newfoundland and Labrador to take further steps at this time,” “Our border with New Brunswick continues to be monitored. There are a number of people on both sides of our shared border who drive back and forth for work or other essential reasons, and they can continue to do so. But for anyone considering a shopping trip or other non-essential travel, we are asking you not to go. This is another step we can take to slow the spread of COVID-19” External link

barrie Monday, November 23, 2020 11:50:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I respect the decision of the provinces of Prince Edward Island and Newfoundland and Labrador to take further steps at this time,” External link

globalnews Monday, November 23, 2020 11:26:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "They are going out when they are feeling sick. They are going out in large groups and frankly different groups and are not distancing," External link

CBC Monday, November 23, 2020 7:46:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "The employees are there to serve you, not police you. When you break the protocols you are putting them at risk and quite frankly that's not fair to them or their family," External link

CBC Monday, November 23, 2020 7:46:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We are doing this as a precautionary measure, but the reality is, we have COVID in these two schools and in the surrounding communities,” External link

barrie Monday, November 23, 2020 4:42:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We are doing this as a precautionary measure, but the reality is, we have COVID in these two schools and in the surrounding communities,” External link

barrie Monday, November 23, 2020 4:42:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Catching even one potential case of COVID-19 can have a huge impact in stopping the spread of the virus,” “It’s an important lesson that we need to limit our social contacts and follow all the other public health guidelines – wear a mask, practise social distancing and wash your hands” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Monday, November 23, 2020 3:30:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Catching even one potential case of COVID-19 can have a huge impact in stopping the spread of the virus,” “It’s an important lesson that we need to limit our social contacts and follow all the other public health guidelines – wear a mask, practise social distancing and wash your hands” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Monday, November 23, 2020 3:30:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil told : “We are having a problem with 18- to 35-year-olds,” External link

TorontoStar Monday, November 23, 2020 1:59:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil told : “We are having a problem with 18- to 35-year-olds,” External link

TorontoStar Monday, November 23, 2020 1:59:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We are doing this as a precautionary measure, but the reality is, we have COVID in these two schools and in the surrounding communities,” External link

barrie Sunday, November 22, 2020 11:21:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We are doing this as a precautionary measure, but the reality is, we have COVID in these two schools and in the surrounding communities,” External link

barrie Sunday, November 22, 2020 11:21:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "They are going out when they are feeling sick. They are going out in large groups and frankly different groups and are not distancing," External link

CBC Sunday, November 22, 2020 4:11:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “These increasing case numbers tell us we need to follow public health protocols to get back on track, especially in the greater Halifax area,” External link

cknw Saturday, November 21, 2020 10:55:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “These increasing case numbers tell us we need to follow public health protocols to get back on track, especially in the greater Halifax area,” External link

cknw Saturday, November 21, 2020 10:55:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “The growth in the number of cases tells us that we need to follow public health protocols to get back on track, especially in the greater Halifax area,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Saturday, November 21, 2020 10:49:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “The growth in the number of cases tells us that we need to follow public health protocols to get back on track, especially in the greater Halifax area,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Saturday, November 21, 2020 10:49:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We are doing this as a precautionary measure, but the reality is, we have COVID in these two schools and in the surrounding communities,” External link

barrie Saturday, November 21, 2020 9:40:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We are doing this as a precautionary measure, but the reality is, we have COVID in these two schools and in the surrounding communities,” External link

barrie Saturday, November 21, 2020 9:40:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "They are going out when they are feeling sick. They are going out in large groups and frankly different groups and are not distancing," External link

CBC Saturday, November 21, 2020 3:55:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "The employees are there to serve you, not police you. When you break the protocols you are putting them at risk and quite frankly that's not fair to them or their family," External link

CBC Saturday, November 21, 2020 3:55:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil told : “We are at a critical point in our province — if we don’t act now it may be too late,” External link

citynews-ca Saturday, November 21, 2020 2:18:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil told : “We are at a critical point in our province — if we don’t act now it may be too late,” External link

citynews-ca Saturday, November 21, 2020 2:18:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We are at a critical point in our province — if we don't act now it may be too late," "That's why we are taking a targeted approach in the central zone to contain this virus here and slow the spread" External link

timescolonist Saturday, November 21, 2020 2:11:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil told : “We are at a critical point in our province — if we don’t act now it may be too late,” External link

680news Friday, November 20, 2020 11:59:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil told : “We are at a critical point in our province — if we don’t act now it may be too late,” External link

680news Friday, November 20, 2020 11:59:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "They are going out when they are feeling sick. They are going out in large groups and frankly different groups and are not distancing," External link

CBC Friday, November 20, 2020 11:37:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "The employees are there to serve you, not police you. When you break the protocols you are putting them at risk and quite frankly that's not fair to them or their family," External link

CBC Friday, November 20, 2020 11:37:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “This is a critical time for Nova Scotians,” “We have seen more cases in the last three weeks than in the last three months. But we have learned from our experience in the first wave of COVID-19 and what we have seen in other provinces. That is why we are a taking a targeted approach now to contain the virus and stop the spread” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Friday, November 20, 2020 11:16:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “This is a critical time for Nova Scotians,” “We have seen more cases in the last three weeks than in the last three months. But we have learned from our experience in the first wave of COVID-19 and what we have seen in other provinces. That is why we are a taking a targeted approach now to contain the virus and stop the spread” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Friday, November 20, 2020 11:16:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We are doing this as a precautionary measure, but the reality is, we have COVID in these two schools and in the surrounding communities,” External link

barrie Friday, November 20, 2020 11:05:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We are doing this as a precautionary measure, but the reality is, we have COVID in these two schools and in the surrounding communities,” External link

barrie Friday, November 20, 2020 11:05:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "They are going out when they are feeling sick. They are going out in large groups and frankly different groups and are not distancing," External link

CBC Friday, November 20, 2020 10:09:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "The employees are there to serve you, not police you. When you break the protocols you are putting them at risk and quite frankly that's not fair to them or their family," External link

CBC Friday, November 20, 2020 10:09:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We will not hesitate to shut down the economy in sections if necessary,” “It is imperative that all of us believe that COVID is next door to us” External link

cknw Thursday, November 19, 2020 11:45:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We will not hesitate to shut down the economy in sections if necessary,” “It is imperative that all of us believe that COVID is next door to us” External link

cknw Thursday, November 19, 2020 11:45:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Some people are not taking this virus seriously. If this behaviour continues we are going to be in a position to shut our economy down again,” “I don’t want to do that, but I’m not going to watch COVID overtake a community” External link

barrie Wednesday, November 18, 2020 8:47:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “This is a wakeup call. COVID is not just entering two of our schools, it’s quickly creeping into a number of our neighbourhoods, particularly here in the central zone,” External link

barrie Wednesday, November 18, 2020 8:47:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We will not hesitate to shut down the economy in sections if necessary,” “It is imperative that all of us believe that COVID is next door to us” External link

globalnews Wednesday, November 18, 2020 8:21:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I understand today a number of students stayed away from our school as well as a number of teachers. I understand this is very stressful and I get that you are scared,” External link

barrie Wednesday, November 18, 2020 4:09:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I understand today a number of students stayed away from our school as well as a number of teachers. I understand this is very stressful and I get that you are scared,” External link

barrie Wednesday, November 18, 2020 4:09:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I’m hearing that some students at those schools are trying to attach names to those cases. If you are part of the naming and shaming game then you are part of a bullying campaign,” “This is not a time to embarrass or humiliate people with COVID” External link

barrie Wednesday, November 18, 2020 4:09:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “This is a wakeup call. COVID is not just entering two of our schools, it’s quickly creeping into a number of our neighbourhoods, particularly here in the central zone,” “Public health is having trouble tracing a number of those cases. This is very concerning and it tells me that we are not taking COVID seriously” External link

barrie Wednesday, November 18, 2020 2:31:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “This is a wakeup call. COVID is not just entering two of our schools, it’s quickly creeping into a number of our neighbourhoods, particularly here in the central zone,” “Public health is having trouble tracing a number of those cases. This is very concerning and it tells me that we are not taking COVID seriously” External link

barrie Wednesday, November 18, 2020 2:31:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Some people are not taking this virus seriously. If this behaviour continues we are going to be in a position to shut our economy down again,” “I don’t want to do that, but I’m not going to watch COVID overtake a community” External link

barrie Wednesday, November 18, 2020 2:31:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We will not hesitate to shut down the economy in sections if necessary,” “It is imperative that all of us believe that COVID is next door to us” External link

globalnews Wednesday, November 18, 2020 12:47:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "I understand this is very stressful and I get that you are scared. This is the first time COVID has entered our schools," "I want to reassure teachers, students — and most definitely students and parents — we have a plan in place to do our best to protect you" External link

CBC Wednesday, November 18, 2020 12:32:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Nova Scotia will never forget those who were lost and injured as a result of the explosion, and the support from the people of Boston," External link

barrie Tuesday, November 17, 2020 2:27:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Nova Scotia will never forget those who were lost and injured as a result of the explosion, and the support from the people of Boston," External link

barrie Tuesday, November 17, 2020 2:27:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Nova Scotia will never forget those who were lost and injured as a result of the explosion, and the support from the people of Boston," External link

barrie Tuesday, November 17, 2020 1:08:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Nova Scotia will never forget those who were lost and injured as a result of the explosion, and the support from the people of Boston," External link

barrie Tuesday, November 17, 2020 1:08:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Nova Scotia will never forget those who were lost and injured as a result of the explosion, and the support from the people of Boston,” “This year’s Tree for Boston is dedicated to health-care workers, honouring both the 1917 response and those taking care of us on the frontlines of the COVID-19 pandemic. We are thankful for the compassion and kindness shown in times of need” External link

novascotia Monday, November 16, 2020 11:32:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Nova Scotia will never forget those who were lost and injured as a result of the explosion, and the support from the people of Boston,” “This year’s Tree for Boston is dedicated to health-care workers, honouring both the 1917 response and those taking care of us on the frontlines of the COVID-19 pandemic. We are thankful for the compassion and kindness shown in times of need” External link

novascotia Monday, November 16, 2020 11:32:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "As we continue seeing cases increase, I am growing more concerned that people are going about their lives as if we are not still in the midst of a pandemic," External link

CBC Sunday, November 15, 2020 10:54:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "As we continue seeing cases increase, I am growing more concerned that people are going about their lives as if we are not still in the midst of a pandemic," External link

CBC Sunday, November 15, 2020 10:54:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I am concerned that people are not taking the virus seriously and putting others in jeopardy,” “It is imperative that everyone follow public health protocols – wear a mask, limit social contacts, practice social distancing, stay home when feeling unwell and wash your hands” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Sunday, November 15, 2020 10:52:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I am concerned that people are not taking the virus seriously and putting others in jeopardy,” “It is imperative that everyone follow public health protocols – wear a mask, limit social contacts, practice social distancing, stay home when feeling unwell and wash your hands” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Sunday, November 15, 2020 10:52:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “As there is an upsurge in cases, I am increasingly concerned that people are living as if we are not in the midst of a pandemic,” External link

barrie Sunday, November 15, 2020 10:25:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “As there is an upsurge in cases, I am increasingly concerned that people are living as if we are not in the midst of a pandemic,” External link

barrie Sunday, November 15, 2020 10:25:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "I am concerned that people are not taking the virus seriously and putting others in jeopardy," External link

CBC Sunday, November 15, 2020 4:12:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "I am concerned that people are not taking the virus seriously and putting others in jeopardy," External link

CBC Sunday, November 15, 2020 4:12:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "I am concerned that people are not taking the virus seriously and putting others in jeopardy," External link

CBC Saturday, November 14, 2020 11:50:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "I am concerned that people are not taking the virus seriously and putting others in jeopardy," External link

CBC Saturday, November 14, 2020 11:50:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I am concerned that people are not taking the virus seriously and putting others in jeopardy,” External link

cknw Saturday, November 14, 2020 10:14:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I am concerned that people are not taking the virus seriously and putting others in jeopardy,” External link

cknw Saturday, November 14, 2020 10:14:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "I am concerned that people are not taking the virus seriously and putting others in jeopardy," External link

CBC Saturday, November 14, 2020 9:40:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "I am concerned that people are not taking the virus seriously and putting others in jeopardy," External link

CBC Saturday, November 14, 2020 9:40:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I am concerned that people are not taking the virus seriously and putting others in jeopardy,” External link

globalnews Saturday, November 14, 2020 9:37:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I am concerned that people are not taking the virus seriously and putting others in jeopardy,” External link

globalnews Saturday, November 14, 2020 9:37:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "I am concerned that people are not taking the virus seriously and putting others in jeopardy," "It is imperative that everyone follow public health protocols - wear a mask, limit social contacts, practice social distancing, stay home when feeling unwell and wash your hands" External link

barrie Saturday, November 14, 2020 9:22:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "I am concerned that people are not taking the virus seriously and putting others in jeopardy," "It is imperative that everyone follow public health protocols - wear a mask, limit social contacts, practice social distancing, stay home when feeling unwell and wash your hands" External link

barrie Saturday, November 14, 2020 9:22:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Just because I’m not sitting on the floor of the legislature doesn’t mean they haven’t been asking questions,” External link

globalnews Saturday, November 14, 2020 8:41:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Too many victims of domestic violence are scarred from the perpetrator, and coming forward takes a tremendous amount of courage — an unbelievable amount of courage — and then to have the system respond in the way it's alleged to have responded to this victim, is completely unacceptable," External link

CBC Thursday, November 12, 2020 10:48:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "To have our system respond that way, regardless of all of the other circumstances related to it, the system just needs to become more compassionate and understanding and recognize the tremendous courage that women [have] in this province to come forward," "And until it does, until all aspects of our system responds in that caring, compassionate, kind way, we're going to see perpetrators get away with this horrible crime" External link

CBC Thursday, November 12, 2020 10:48:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Nova Scotia and Atlantic Canada are among the safest places in the world during the COVID-19 pandemic because of the Atlantic Bubble and our citizens' willingness to follow public health protocols," External link

irishsun Thursday, November 12, 2020 2:22:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said ( about Canada Act ) : “Nova Scotia and Atlantic Canada are among the safest places in the world during the COVID-19 pandemic because of the Atlantic Bubble and our citizens’ willingness to follow public health protocols,” External link

voanews Thursday, November 12, 2020 12:46:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Millions of lives were lost in the Second World War in Europe and the course of history was changed. Nova Scotians and our fellow Canadians were an important part of the allied effort,” External link

cknw Tuesday, November 10, 2020 11:21:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil admitted : “I’m worried about the level of potential exposure in this area,” External link

barrie Tuesday, November 10, 2020 8:37:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil admitted : “I’m worried about the level of potential exposure in this area,” External link

barrie Tuesday, November 10, 2020 8:37:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We are not targeting the community or any individual. We are trying to wrap our arms around a geographical area in the Central Zone, to protect people, to support people, and to make sure we contain the virus to prevent further spread,” External link

barrie Tuesday, November 10, 2020 8:37:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil explained : “People came here and did not isolate alone. They quarantined at a residence, perhaps with best intentions, but exposed others in the household,” External link

barrie Tuesday, November 10, 2020 7:31:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “What that means is what it says. You don’t go to work, you don’t go to school, and you don’t go to the grocery store or a restaurant,” “By accepting people into your home from outside of the Atlantic bubble without a 14-day isolation plan for them, you are subject to that quarantine” External link

barrie Tuesday, November 10, 2020 7:31:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I understand this is hard, and compared with the rest of the country we look pretty good, but a number of my colleagues across the country would say that they were doing well too, when, out of nowhere they went from a dozen cases to hundreds of cases in no time at all, and now there are provinces dealing with COVID in some long-term care facilities,” “We have been there and we don’t want to go back. So that’s why we need to crack down quickly, but carefully. This is very serious” External link

barrie Tuesday, November 10, 2020 7:31:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “As we see the surge in COVID-19 cases in other parts of Canada, we need to take further steps to slow the spread here,” “I am worried people are becoming complacent. We all have our part to play in keeping each other safe and I remind everyone again to follow public health protocols – wash your hands, wear a mask, practise social distancing and limit social contacts” External link

novascotia Tuesday, November 10, 2020 12:48:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “As we see the surge in COVID-19 cases in other parts of Canada, we need to take further steps to slow the spread here,” “I am worried people are becoming complacent. We all have our part to play in keeping each other safe and I remind everyone again to follow public health protocols – wash your hands, wear a mask, practise social distancing and limit social contacts” External link

novascotia Tuesday, November 10, 2020 12:48:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil declarou : “Nunca imaginei, quando fui dormir na noite passada, que iria acordar com a notícia horrível de que um atirador ativo estava à solta na Nova Escócia” External link

odocumento Monday, April 20, 2020 1:01:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil disse : “É um dos atos de violência mais sem sentido da história da nossa província” External link

expresso Monday, April 20, 2020 11:41:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil disse : “Nunca imaginei, quando me deitei na noite passada, que fosse acordar com estas notícias horríveis de que um atirador ativo estava à solta na Nova Escócia. Este é um dos atos de violência mais absurdos na história da nossa região” External link

observador Monday, April 20, 2020 8:55:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil declarou : “Nunca imaginei, quando fui dormir na noite passada, que iria acordar com a notícia horrível de que um atirador ativo estava à solta na Nova Escócia” External link

odocumento Monday, April 20, 2020 3:46:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil declarou : “Nunca imaginei, quando fui dormir na noite passada, que iria acordar com a notícia horrível de que um atirador ativo estava à solta na Nova Escócia” External link

odocumento Monday, April 20, 2020 3:46:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil déclaré : "Les gens s'amusent avec cette phrase, et je pense qu'il est acceptable de faire un trait d'humour avec ces mots. Après tout, on a tous besoin d'un peu d'humour maintenant" "Néanmoins, il est important que les gens comprennent et écoutent le message derrière les mots" External link

tv5 Friday, April 17, 2020 6:47:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil déclaré : «Les gens s'amusent avec cette phrase, et je pense qu'il est acceptable de faire un trait d'humour avec ces mots. Après tout, on a tous besoin d'un peu d'humour maintenant» «Néanmoins, il est important que les gens comprennent et écoutent le message derrière les mots» External link

20minutes Friday, April 17, 2020 6:37:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil déclaré : «le grand chef Sylliboy était un leader micmac qui a agi avec courage et intégrité à une époque où les droits des Autochtones et les droits issus des traités n’étaient pas reconnus aussi pleinement qu’ils le sont aujourd’hui» External link

lactualite Friday, February 17, 2017 12:20:00 AM EAT



Key Titles and Phrases Count Lang Last Seen
premier92.15%EN10/26/201726/10/2017
leader0.39%EN05/31/201731/05/2017
ministre1.94%FR04/30/201730/04/2017
premier of nova scotia1.56%EN02/10/201710/02/2017
minister0.16%EN01/26/201726/01/2017
liquor corp. premier0.47%EN12/20/201620/12/2016
scotia liquor corp. premier0.47%EN12/20/201620/12/2016
nova scotia liquor corp. premier0.47%EN12/20/201620/12/2016
chief0.16%EN09/14/201614/09/2016
liberal leader2.26%EN11/20/201320/11/2013
Names Lang Count
Stephen McNeilEN87.96%
Stephen McNeilFR12.04%


 
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Stephen McNeil said : "I made it very clear I wasn't interested in being a lobbyist or a government relations person," "What I was looking to do would be more strategic, and providing advice" External link

CBC Friday, June 11, 2021 12:28:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "They do have some work in China," External link

CBC Friday, June 11, 2021 12:28:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "There's definitely no lobbying or government relations. I'm strictly giving them strategic advice, and I will promote Nova Scotia through their firm with their clients and hopefully be able to attract outside clients that will come and use their services as a law firm," External link

CBC Friday, June 11, 2021 12:28:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “The reason why the RCMP didn’t ask would be a question for them and not for us,” External link

barrie Sunday, April 18, 2021 7:35:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We are the lead agency and the RCMP has to ask for that alert to go out because, quite frankly, we need that information from them — what is it that they want in that alert to notify citizens?" External link

CBC Friday, April 9, 2021 3:22:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We pride ourselves on being a friendly part of the world, which we are, but one of the things this pandemic has taught us — and I think actually re-instilled in us — is slowing down a little bit and checking on our neighbours and finding new, creative ways to connect,” External link

TorontoStar Saturday, March 20, 2021 12:01:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "If we don't feel comfortable with opening schools, this will be extended," External link

CBC Sunday, March 14, 2021 12:14:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "My message to Nova Scotians is to be home with your loved ones," "Try to be out of the public as much as you can be" External link

CBC Sunday, March 14, 2021 12:14:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "I'm not trying to scare you, but part of me wishes you were scared," External link

CBC Sunday, March 14, 2021 12:14:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Today marks an important step in our vaccine rollout with the first community clinic for people age 80 and older,” External link

cknw Monday, February 22, 2021 10:27:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Today marks an important step in our vaccine rollout with the first community clinic for people age 80 and older,” External link

cknw Monday, February 22, 2021 10:27:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Today marks an important step in our vaccine rollout with the first community clinic for people age 80 and older," "I know we are all looking forward to seeing clinics across the province in the coming weeks and months. I thank Nova Scotians for their patience while waiting for the vaccine, and for keeping one another safe by following public health measures" External link

barrie Monday, February 22, 2021 9:34:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Today marks an important step in our vaccine rollout with the first community clinic for people age 80 and older," "I know we are all looking forward to seeing clinics across the province in the coming weeks and months. I thank Nova Scotians for their patience while waiting for the vaccine, and for keeping one another safe by following public health measures" External link

barrie Monday, February 22, 2021 9:34:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Nova Scotians can be proud of the work they’re doing to keep our case numbers low,” External link

globalnews Sunday, February 21, 2021 8:56:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Nova Scotians can be proud of the work they’re doing to keep our case numbers low,” External link

globalnews Sunday, February 21, 2021 8:56:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Nova Scotians can be proud of the work they’re doing to keep our case numbers low,” “Getting a COVID test even when you don’t have symptoms is one of the tools we have to slow the spread of the virus, and I’m pleased to see Nova Scotians are stepping up to get tested and following all the public health protocols” External link

novascotia Sunday, February 21, 2021 8:26:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Nova Scotians can be proud of the work they’re doing to keep our case numbers low,” “Getting a COVID test even when you don’t have symptoms is one of the tools we have to slow the spread of the virus, and I’m pleased to see Nova Scotians are stepping up to get tested and following all the public health protocols” External link

novascotia Sunday, February 21, 2021 8:26:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Nova Scotians can be proud of the work they're doing to keep our case numbers low," External link

barrie Sunday, February 21, 2021 7:52:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Nova Scotians can be proud of the work they're doing to keep our case numbers low," External link

barrie Sunday, February 21, 2021 7:52:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Asymptomatic testing helps public health identify and track the virus in our province," External link

barrie Saturday, February 20, 2021 10:14:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Asymptomatic testing helps public health identify and track the virus in our province," External link

barrie Saturday, February 20, 2021 10:14:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said ( about Mark Fry ) : “I want to thank Mr. Furey for his commitment to our province and service to Nova Scotians,” “He has held several high-profile portfolios in my cabinet and has been a leader around our caucus table. He has carried out his duties with the utmost integrity and I am grateful for his support and friendship during our time in government” External link

cknw Friday, February 19, 2021 11:56:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Testing is a key part of our defence against COVID-19. Given the variant strain and case numbers in Newfoundland, this is an added precaution to help protect everyone,” External link

novascotia Friday, February 19, 2021 11:16:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Testing is a key part of our defence against COVID-19. Given the variant strain and case numbers in Newfoundland, this is an added precaution to help protect everyone,” External link

novascotia Friday, February 19, 2021 11:16:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said ( about Mark Fry ) : “I want to thank Mr. Furey for his commitment to our province and service to Nova Scotians,” “He has held several high-profile portfolios in my cabinet and has been a leader around our caucus table. He has carried out his duties with the utmost integrity and I am grateful for his support and friendship during our time in government” External link

globalnews Friday, February 19, 2021 10:58:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Testing is a key part of our defence against COVID-19. Given the variant strain and case numbers in Newfoundland, this is an added precaution to help protect everyone," External link

barrie Friday, February 19, 2021 10:40:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Testing is a key part of our defence against COVID-19. Given the variant strain and case numbers in Newfoundland, this is an added precaution to help protect everyone," External link

barrie Friday, February 19, 2021 10:40:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said ( about Mark Fry ) : “I want to thank Mr. Furey for his commitment to our province and service to Nova Scotians,” “He has held several high-profile portfolios in my cabinet and has been a leader around our caucus table. He has carried out his duties with the utmost integrity and I am grateful for his support and friendship during our time in government” External link

novascotia Friday, February 19, 2021 9:21:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said ( about Mark Fry ) : “I want to thank Mr. Furey for his commitment to our province and service to Nova Scotians,” “He has held several high-profile portfolios in my cabinet and has been a leader around our caucus table. He has carried out his duties with the utmost integrity and I am grateful for his support and friendship during our time in government” External link

novascotia Friday, February 19, 2021 9:21:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "The virus is still in our province so we all need to continue following public health protocols," "We know the virus wants to spread, but we can keep it contained and protect each other if we wear masks, wash our hands, physically distance and keep following all the other COVID-19 safety measures" External link

barrie Friday, February 19, 2021 1:16:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "The virus is still in our province so we all need to continue following public health protocols," "We know the virus wants to spread, but we can keep it contained and protect each other if we wear masks, wash our hands, physically distance and keep following all the other COVID-19 safety measures" External link

barrie Friday, February 19, 2021 1:16:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Six cases over two days is a low number, but it is the most cases we have seen on consecutive days in close to a month. It is a reminder that COVID-19 is still here, with active cases in every health zone in our province, and that is why we cannot let complacency set in," External link

barrie Friday, February 19, 2021 12:04:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Six cases over two days is a low number, but it is the most cases we have seen on consecutive days in close to a month. It is a reminder that COVID-19 is still here, with active cases in every health zone in our province, and that is why we cannot let complacency set in," External link

barrie Friday, February 19, 2021 12:04:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Six cases over two days is a low number, but it is the most cases we have seen on consecutive days in close to a month. It is a reminder that COVID-19 is still here, with active cases in every health zone in our province, and that is why we cannot let complacency set in," External link

barrie Thursday, February 18, 2021 5:53:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Six cases over two days is a low number, but it is the most cases we have seen on consecutive days in close to a month. It is a reminder that COVID-19 is still here, with active cases in every health zone in our province, and that is why we cannot let complacency set in," External link

barrie Thursday, February 18, 2021 5:53:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Six cases over two days is a low number, but it is the most cases we have seen on consecutive days in close to a month," External link

CBC Thursday, February 18, 2021 4:46:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Six cases over two days is a low number, but it is the most cases we have seen on consecutive days in close to a month," External link

CBC Thursday, February 18, 2021 4:46:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Six cases over two days is a low number, but it is the most cases we have seen on consecutive days in close to a month," External link

CBC Wednesday, February 17, 2021 11:48:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Six cases over two days is a low number, but it is the most cases we have seen on consecutive days in close to a month," External link

CBC Wednesday, February 17, 2021 11:48:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Six cases over two days is a low number, but it is the most cases we have seen on consecutive days in close to a month. It is a reminder that COVID-19 is still here, with active cases in every health zone in our province, and that is why we cannot let complacency set in," External link

barrie Wednesday, February 17, 2021 11:03:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Six cases over two days is a low number, but it is the most cases we have seen on consecutive days in close to a month. It is a reminder that COVID-19 is still here, with active cases in every health zone in our province, and that is why we cannot let complacency set in," External link

barrie Wednesday, February 17, 2021 11:03:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil told ( about Fisheries Department ) : "We've said all along that [a] buyer's licence is related to a fishery that is described in the Fisheries Act laid out by the national government," External link

CBC Wednesday, February 17, 2021 1:40:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Obviously, the concern that I heard this weekend out of the Bass River area is certainly alarming and I know it’s being looked into," External link

barrie Wednesday, February 17, 2021 5:16:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil told : "I know that it's being looked into to see what happened in that particular case, and what we can do to make sure that service is there," External link

CBC Wednesday, February 17, 2021 2:23:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Heritage Day is an opportunity to tell the important stories of unsung Nova Scotia heroes,” External link

globalnews Monday, February 15, 2021 11:15:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Heritage Day is an opportunity to tell the important stories of unsung Nova Scotia heroes,” External link

globalnews Monday, February 15, 2021 11:15:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "He fought for equality, for human rights and for our country where he made the ultimate sacrifice in the line of duty," External link

barrie Monday, February 15, 2021 8:43:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “He fought for equality, for human rights and for our country where he made the ultimate sacrifice in the line of duty,” External link

TorontoStar Monday, February 15, 2021 7:44:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “It’s encouraging that our case numbers remain low and our best chance of keeping it that way is staying the course with our public health measures,” External link

globalnews Monday, February 15, 2021 7:35:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “It’s encouraging that our case numbers remain low and our best chance of keeping it that way is staying the course with our public health measures,” External link

globalnews Monday, February 15, 2021 7:35:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "It's encouraging that our case numbers remain low and our best chance of keeping it that way is staying the course with our public health measures," External link

barrie Monday, February 15, 2021 6:37:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "It's encouraging that our case numbers remain low and our best chance of keeping it that way is staying the course with our public health measures," External link

barrie Monday, February 15, 2021 6:37:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “This Valentine’s Day, let’s show each other love by following the public health protocols put in place to keep each other safe. COVID-19 is still here and we can’t let our guard down,” External link

cknw Sunday, February 14, 2021 7:45:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “This Valentine’s Day, let’s show each other love by following the public health protocols put in place to keep each other safe. COVID-19 is still here and we can’t let our guard down,” External link

cknw Sunday, February 14, 2021 7:45:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "This Valentine's Day, let's show each other love by following the Public Health protocols put in place to keep each other safe," "COVID-19 is still here and we can't let our guard down" External link

CBC Sunday, February 14, 2021 7:18:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "This Valentine's Day, let's show each other love by following the Public Health protocols put in place to keep each other safe," "COVID-19 is still here and we can't let our guard down" External link

CBC Sunday, February 14, 2021 7:18:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "This Valentine's Day, lets show each other love by following the public health protocols put in place to keep each other safe. COVID-19 is still here and we can't let our guard down," External link

barrie Sunday, February 14, 2021 7:10:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "This Valentine's Day, lets show each other love by following the public health protocols put in place to keep each other safe. COVID-19 is still here and we can't let our guard down," External link

barrie Sunday, February 14, 2021 7:10:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “While our cases remain low, we only need to look at neighbouring provinces to see how quickly that can change,” External link

barrie Saturday, February 13, 2021 9:23:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “The 20 th anniversary of the Order of Nova Scotia is a time for all of us to appreciate the Nova Scotians who inspire us. From household names to community heroes, they demonstrate the strength and determination that make us all proud,” External link

novascotia Friday, February 12, 2021 9:06:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “The 20 th anniversary of the Order of Nova Scotia is a time for all of us to appreciate the Nova Scotians who inspire us. From household names to community heroes, they demonstrate the strength and determination that make us all proud,” External link

novascotia Friday, February 12, 2021 9:06:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Yesterday’s news of two more cases of a COVID-19 variant being in our province last month is yet another reminder that we must remain vigilant in the battle against the virus,” External link

cknw Thursday, February 11, 2021 8:46:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Yesterday’s news of two more cases of a COVID-19 variant being in our province last month is yet another reminder that we must remain vigilant in the battle against the virus,” External link

cknw Thursday, February 11, 2021 8:46:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Yesterday’s news of two more cases of a COVID-19 variant being in our province last month is yet another reminder that we must remain vigilant in the battle against the virus,” External link

barrie Thursday, February 11, 2021 8:43:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Yesterday’s news of two more cases of a COVID-19 variant being in our province last month is yet another reminder that we must remain vigilant in the battle against the virus,” External link

barrie Thursday, February 11, 2021 8:43:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "I am proud of the work Nova Scotians are doing to keep our case numbers low," External link

barrie Thursday, February 11, 2021 5:08:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "I am proud of the work Nova Scotians are doing to keep our case numbers low," External link

barrie Thursday, February 11, 2021 5:08:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "I am proud of the work Nova Scotians are doing to keep our case numbers low," External link

barrie Wednesday, February 10, 2021 7:48:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "I am proud of the work Nova Scotians are doing to keep our case numbers low," External link

barrie Wednesday, February 10, 2021 7:48:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We have had a very good run in the last number of weeks with a low number of new cases. Other provinces have not been as fortunate, including Newfoundland and Labrador, which is experiencing an outbreak,” “This is another example of how quickly COVID-19 can take hold. We are moving quickly with the new self-isolation requirement to limit opportunities for the virus to spread” External link

novascotia Wednesday, February 10, 2021 1:50:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We have had a very good run in the last number of weeks with a low number of new cases. Other provinces have not been as fortunate, including Newfoundland and Labrador, which is experiencing an outbreak,” “This is another example of how quickly COVID-19 can take hold. We are moving quickly with the new self-isolation requirement to limit opportunities for the virus to spread” External link

novascotia Wednesday, February 10, 2021 1:50:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Because of Nova Scotians’ hard work and sacrifice to keep the virus contained, today we are able to ease some restrictions,” External link

cknw Tuesday, February 9, 2021 12:40:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Because of Nova Scotians’ hard work and sacrifice to keep the virus contained, today we are able to ease some restrictions,” External link

cknw Tuesday, February 9, 2021 12:40:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Because of Nova Scotians’ hard work and sacrifice to keep the virus contained, today we are able to ease some restrictions,” External link

globalnews Monday, February 8, 2021 10:23:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Because of Nova Scotians’ hard work and sacrifice to keep the virus contained, today we are able to ease some restrictions,” External link

globalnews Monday, February 8, 2021 10:23:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Because of Nova Scotians' hard work and sacrifice to keep the virus contained, today we are able to ease some restrictions," External link

barrie Monday, February 8, 2021 10:04:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Because of Nova Scotians' hard work and sacrifice to keep the virus contained, today we are able to ease some restrictions," External link

barrie Monday, February 8, 2021 10:04:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We have been seeing a low number of new cases daily, and that allows us to ease some restrictions, while keeping public health measures like wearing masks and distancing in place,” External link

barrie Monday, February 8, 2021 10:04:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “This is a test for all of us,” “We're keeping our cases down, but the moment that we see a shift or a surge and change in the number of cases, we will not hesitate to bring back restrictions. It really is up to all of us” External link

barrie Monday, February 8, 2021 10:04:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “It’s always a good day when we see a low number of new cases,” External link

cknw Sunday, February 7, 2021 10:44:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “It’s always a good day when we see a low number of new cases,” External link

cknw Sunday, February 7, 2021 10:44:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "It's always a good day when we see a low number of new cases," External link

barrie Sunday, February 7, 2021 8:30:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "It's always a good day when we see a low number of new cases," External link

barrie Sunday, February 7, 2021 8:30:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “It’s always a good day when we see a low number of new cases,” External link

globalnews Sunday, February 7, 2021 8:18:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “It’s always a good day when we see a low number of new cases,” External link

globalnews Sunday, February 7, 2021 8:18:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Our actions in the next 48 hours… will shape the next election,” External link

globalnews Sunday, February 7, 2021 2:28:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I am so proud of Nova Scotians for the work they’ve done to contain the virus and keep our case numbers low,” External link

cknw Saturday, February 6, 2021 9:57:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I am so proud of Nova Scotians for the work they’ve done to contain the virus and keep our case numbers low,” External link

cknw Saturday, February 6, 2021 9:57:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I am so proud of Nova Scotians for the work they’ve done to contain the virus and keep our case numbers low,” External link

globalnews Saturday, February 6, 2021 9:11:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I am so proud of Nova Scotians for the work they’ve done to contain the virus and keep our case numbers low,” External link

globalnews Saturday, February 6, 2021 9:11:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I am so proud of Nova Scotians for the work they’ve done to contain the virus and keep our case numbers low,” External link

barrie Saturday, February 6, 2021 8:07:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “This is a test for all of us,” External link

barrie Saturday, February 6, 2021 8:07:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "I am so proud of Nova Scotians for the work they've done to contain the virus and keep our case numbers low," External link

CBC Saturday, February 6, 2021 8:04:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "I am so proud of Nova Scotians for the work they've done to contain the virus and keep our case numbers low," External link

CBC Saturday, February 6, 2021 8:04:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I will work in a transition to ensure the new leader fully has the capacity to move through to deal with COVID and other things,” External link

globalnews Saturday, February 6, 2021 2:12:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Everybody talks about wanting change and they all encourage you to make change until it actually impacts them and then all of a sudden it’s not such a good idea, but that’s the reality,” “We really have two choices: we either shape the change or the change will shape us” External link

globalnews Saturday, February 6, 2021 2:12:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Couples who have loved and supported each other should not have to face being separated when they enter long-term care," External link

barrie Saturday, February 6, 2021 1:56:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Couples who have loved and supported each other should not have to face being separated when they enter long-term care," External link

barrie Saturday, February 6, 2021 1:56:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Let's make sure that the work of the last 11 months is not wasted by taking a chance," "We've seen how quickly this virus can take off on us. We've seen it next door, we're watching what's happening in other parts of Canada" External link

barrie Friday, February 5, 2021 9:46:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “If our daughters have an idea, there should be resources available to them, just as it is to our sons,” “We know the pandemic has led to a decline in women’s employment, at a time when we need more women entrepreneurs. Sandpiper Ventures will help women take their innovative ideas to market” External link

novascotia Friday, February 5, 2021 8:46:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “If our daughters have an idea, there should be resources available to them, just as it is to our sons,” “We know the pandemic has led to a decline in women’s employment, at a time when we need more women entrepreneurs. Sandpiper Ventures will help women take their innovative ideas to market” External link

novascotia Friday, February 5, 2021 8:46:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Nova Scotians can be proud of the work they’re doing to keep our case numbers low,” External link

globalnews Friday, February 5, 2021 6:16:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Nova Scotians can be proud of the work they’re doing to keep our case numbers low,” External link

globalnews Friday, February 5, 2021 6:16:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Couples who have loved and supported each other should not have to face being separated when they enter long-term care," External link

CBC Friday, February 5, 2021 1:18:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Couples who have loved and supported each other should not have to face being separated when they enter long-term care," External link

CBC Friday, February 5, 2021 1:18:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Nova Scotians can be proud of the work they're doing to keep our case numbers low," External link

barrie Friday, February 5, 2021 1:15:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Nova Scotians can be proud of the work they're doing to keep our case numbers low," External link

barrie Friday, February 5, 2021 1:15:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil added : "The virus is always looking for an opportunity to spread, which means we must continue following all of the public health protocols to protect each other," External link

barrie Friday, February 5, 2021 1:15:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Let's make sure that the work of the last 11 months is not wasted by taking a chance," "We've seen how quickly this virus can take off on us. We've seen it next door, we're watching what's happening in other parts of Canada" External link

barrie Friday, February 5, 2021 1:15:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We're continuing vaccinations in our long-term care residences, but we also know older Nova Scoitans living at home need protection too," External link

CBC Friday, February 5, 2021 6:01:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We're continuing vaccinations in our long-term care residences, but we also know older Nova Scoitans living at home need protection too," External link

CBC Friday, February 5, 2021 6:01:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "I'm really pleased to say that every Nova Scotia who received their first shot, will get their second dose. We want to see those first shot numbers climb as well, but all of that will depend on supply," External link

CBC Friday, February 5, 2021 6:01:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Mr. Rafuse has contributed tremendously to the success of our province and leaves the Nova Scotia public service after over three decades of sound financial leadership,” “He has been a key advisor in our approach to fiscal management and balanced budgets, and a steady hand working with his colleagues on funding important initiatives across government” External link

novascotia Friday, February 5, 2021 2:57:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Mr. Rafuse has contributed tremendously to the success of our province and leaves the Nova Scotia public service after over three decades of sound financial leadership,” “He has been a key advisor in our approach to fiscal management and balanced budgets, and a steady hand working with his colleagues on funding important initiatives across government” External link

novascotia Friday, February 5, 2021 2:57:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We need to have some confidence out there in the tourism and business sector that it will be there for the long haul,” “Once we get a number of seasons where that vessel is sailing in a row, we will see that provincial subsidy come down” External link

cknw Friday, February 5, 2021 12:47:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Mr. Rafuse has contributed tremendously to the success of our province and leaves the Nova Scotia public service after over three decades of sound financial leadership,” “He has been a key advisor in our approach to fiscal management and balanced budgets, and a steady hand working with his colleagues on funding important initiatives across government” External link

novascotia Thursday, February 4, 2021 11:28:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Mr. Rafuse has contributed tremendously to the success of our province and leaves the Nova Scotia public service after over three decades of sound financial leadership,” “He has been a key advisor in our approach to fiscal management and balanced budgets, and a steady hand working with his colleagues on funding important initiatives across government” External link

novascotia Thursday, February 4, 2021 11:28:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Protecting the health and safety of our citizens is top priority, especially as we continue to roll out the vaccine," External link

CBC Thursday, February 4, 2021 10:54:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Nova Scotians can be proud of the work they’re doing to keep our case numbers low,” External link

cknw Thursday, February 4, 2021 9:53:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Nova Scotians can be proud of the work they’re doing to keep our case numbers low,” External link

cknw Thursday, February 4, 2021 9:53:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said ( about Geoff MacLellan ) : "I want to thank Mr. MacLellan for the contributions he has made to our province," External link

barrie Thursday, February 4, 2021 8:52:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said ( about Geoff MacLellan ) : “I want to thank Mr. MacLellan for the contributions he has made to our province,” “He has been a key member of cabinet since our government was elected in 2013, holding important portfolios in transportation, energy, business, tourism and trade that have driven economic development in our province” External link

novascotia Thursday, February 4, 2021 7:45:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said ( about Geoff MacLellan ) : “I want to thank Mr. MacLellan for the contributions he has made to our province,” “He has been a key member of cabinet since our government was elected in 2013, holding important portfolios in transportation, energy, business, tourism and trade that have driven economic development in our province” External link

novascotia Thursday, February 4, 2021 7:45:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Nova Scotians can be proud of the work they’re doing to keep our case numbers low,” “It shows people are taking the health of their fellow citizens seriously. I encourage everyone to continue following public health guidelines to keep the virus contained” External link

novascotia Thursday, February 4, 2021 7:45:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Nova Scotians can be proud of the work they’re doing to keep our case numbers low,” “It shows people are taking the health of their fellow citizens seriously. I encourage everyone to continue following public health guidelines to keep the virus contained” External link

novascotia Thursday, February 4, 2021 7:45:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Nova Scotians can be proud of the work they're doing to keep our case numbers low," External link

barrie Thursday, February 4, 2021 7:17:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Nova Scotians can be proud of the work they're doing to keep our case numbers low," External link

barrie Thursday, February 4, 2021 7:17:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil added : "The virus is always looking for an opportunity to spread, which means we must continue following all of the public health protocols to protect each other," External link

barrie Thursday, February 4, 2021 7:17:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Couples who have loved and supported each other should not have to face being separated when they enter long-term care,” “This legislation helps ensure life partners can stay together as they age, even if one person may need a different level of long-term care” External link

novascotia Thursday, February 4, 2021 5:54:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Couples who have loved and supported each other should not have to face being separated when they enter long-term care,” “This legislation helps ensure life partners can stay together as they age, even if one person may need a different level of long-term care” External link

novascotia Thursday, February 4, 2021 5:54:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil told : "That quarantine should be taking place at the airport where they land or very near that airport where they land," External link

CBC Thursday, February 4, 2021 1:14:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I know you want to watch your kids play sports, you want to watch your kids gather at clubs, and lots want to go to a bar to watch the Super Bowl,” External link

barrie Thursday, February 4, 2021 6:28:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “The greatest risk factor for COVID-19 patients is their age,” “As vaccine supply increases, we are preparing to launch community clinics across the province to immunize as many people as quickly as possible, starting with those at greatest risk – our older Nova Scotians” External link

novascotia Wednesday, February 3, 2021 11:37:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “The greatest risk factor for COVID-19 patients is their age,” “As vaccine supply increases, we are preparing to launch community clinics across the province to immunize as many people as quickly as possible, starting with those at greatest risk – our older Nova Scotians” External link

novascotia Wednesday, February 3, 2021 11:37:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “This request was insightful and driven by a desire for social justice,” External link

globalnews Wednesday, February 3, 2021 11:03:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "The low number of cases we have been seeing is a reflection of the hard work put in by Nova Scotians, and we can't stop now," External link

CBC Tuesday, February 2, 2021 11:28:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "The low number of cases we have been seeing is a reflection of the hard work put in by Nova Scotians, and we can't stop now," External link

CBC Tuesday, February 2, 2021 11:28:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “The low number of cases we have been seeing is a reflection of the hard work put in by Nova Scotians, and we can’t stop now,” External link

globalnews Tuesday, February 2, 2021 11:18:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “The low number of cases we have been seeing is a reflection of the hard work put in by Nova Scotians, and we can’t stop now,” External link

globalnews Tuesday, February 2, 2021 11:18:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "The low number of cases we have been seeing is a reflection of the hard work put in by Nova Scotians, and we can't stop now," External link

barrie Tuesday, February 2, 2021 11:07:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "The low number of cases we have been seeing is a reflection of the hard work put in by Nova Scotians, and we can't stop now," External link

barrie Tuesday, February 2, 2021 11:07:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “In the seven years I have had the privilege to serve as Premier of our province, I have seen the talent, creativity and thoughtfulness of the dedicated public servants across Nova Scotia,” “They make our communities better places to live and work, and it is my honour to present this award that recognizes outstanding achievements” External link

novascotia Tuesday, February 2, 2021 4:19:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “In the seven years I have had the privilege to serve as Premier of our province, I have seen the talent, creativity and thoughtfulness of the dedicated public servants across Nova Scotia,” “They make our communities better places to live and work, and it is my honour to present this award that recognizes outstanding achievements” External link

novascotia Tuesday, February 2, 2021 4:19:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “It will help preserve their story and this important part of Canadian history so it’s not forgotten,” External link

barrie Monday, February 1, 2021 9:17:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "I want to thank Nova Scotians for continuing to follow the public health protocols and for participating in rapid testing clinics," External link

CBC Sunday, January 31, 2021 8:17:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "I want to thank Nova Scotians for continuing to follow the public health protocols and for participating in rapid testing clinics," External link

CBC Sunday, January 31, 2021 8:17:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "I want to thank Nova Scotians for continuing to follow the public health protocols and for participating in rapid testing clinics," "Your hard work is helping to contain the virus as we wait for vaccine supply to become more consistent" External link

barrie Sunday, January 31, 2021 8:02:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "I want to thank Nova Scotians for continuing to follow the public health protocols and for participating in rapid testing clinics," "Your hard work is helping to contain the virus as we wait for vaccine supply to become more consistent" External link

barrie Sunday, January 31, 2021 8:02:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Thank you to everyone for your hard work in helping us to slow the spread of the virus. Our numbers continue to be low, but we cannot become complacent,” External link

cknw Saturday, January 30, 2021 9:54:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Thank you to everyone for your hard work in helping us to slow the spread of the virus. Our numbers continue to be low, but we cannot become complacent,” External link

cknw Saturday, January 30, 2021 9:54:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Thank you to everyone for your hard work in helping us to slow the spread of the virus. Our numbers continue to be low, but we cannot become complacent," External link

barrie Saturday, January 30, 2021 8:40:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Thank you to everyone for your hard work in helping us to slow the spread of the virus. Our numbers continue to be low, but we cannot become complacent," External link

barrie Saturday, January 30, 2021 8:40:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “When our loved ones are ready for long-term care, they deserve to have high-quality care in a safe and comfortable environment,” “We are investing in the long-term care system to better meet the needs of residents, their families and staff” External link

novascotia Friday, January 29, 2021 8:44:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “When our loved ones are ready for long-term care, they deserve to have high-quality care in a safe and comfortable environment,” “We are investing in the long-term care system to better meet the needs of residents, their families and staff” External link

novascotia Friday, January 29, 2021 8:44:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "When our loved ones are ready for long-term care, they deserve to have high-quality care in a safe and comfortable environment," External link

CBC Friday, January 29, 2021 7:45:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “The past year has presented challenges never seen before for all businesses, especially those in the hospitality and tourism industries. I applaud the sector’s commitment to work though these extraordinary circumstances,” “We know that regulatory action, which includes process and service improvements, is a practical way for government to support economic growth and is an essential part of countering the economic slowdown caused by the pandemic” External link

novascotia Friday, January 29, 2021 5:18:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “The past year has presented challenges never seen before for all businesses, especially those in the hospitality and tourism industries. I applaud the sector’s commitment to work though these extraordinary circumstances,” “We know that regulatory action, which includes process and service improvements, is a practical way for government to support economic growth and is an essential part of countering the economic slowdown caused by the pandemic” External link

novascotia Friday, January 29, 2021 5:18:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We wouldn’t be where we are today without the co-operation and willingness of Nova Scotians to follow the public health protocols,” External link

cknw Thursday, January 28, 2021 10:34:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We wouldn’t be where we are today without the co-operation and willingness of Nova Scotians to follow the public health protocols,” External link

cknw Thursday, January 28, 2021 10:34:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We wouldn't be where we are today without the co-operation and willingness of Nova Scotians to follow the public health protocols," External link

CBC Thursday, January 28, 2021 9:29:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We wouldn't be where we are today without the co-operation and willingness of Nova Scotians to follow the public health protocols," External link

CBC Thursday, January 28, 2021 9:29:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We wouldn’t be where we are today without the cooperation and willingness of Nova Scotians to follow the public health protocols,” External link

barrie Thursday, January 28, 2021 8:51:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We wouldn’t be where we are today without the cooperation and willingness of Nova Scotians to follow the public health protocols,” External link

barrie Thursday, January 28, 2021 8:51:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We had hoped that we wouldn't be in this situation, but we will not be receiving any new doses this week," "But because we've held back our second dose, we still have supply and it is our hope that everyone will be given their second shot" External link

barrie Wednesday, January 27, 2021 12:12:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil says : "The week after, we're getting 1,950 doses, a tray of vaccines. Beyond that, there's no certainty of what the amount of vaccine, whether it's Pfizer or Moderna, we're going to get" External link

barrie Wednesday, January 27, 2021 12:12:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I encourage all Nova Scotians to listen, learn, share and act as we celebrate African Nova Scotian heritage month,” External link

TorontoStar Tuesday, January 26, 2021 8:21:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said ( about Lives Matter ) : "But we have more work to do. The Black Lives Matter movement motivated us to look inward and confront the systemic issues we have been overlooking for centuries," "It is important that government continue to collaborate with the African Nova Scotian community to build stronger relationships and an even stronger province" External link

CBC Tuesday, January 26, 2021 7:24:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Coming out of a weekend with just one new case is something all Nova Scotians can be proud of,” “I thank everyone for their work in keeping our case numbers low. We can keep them low if we continue following all the public health protocols” External link

barrie Monday, January 25, 2021 8:05:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Coming out of a weekend with just one new case is something all Nova Scotians can be proud of,” “I thank everyone for their work in keeping our case numbers low. We can keep them low if we continue following all the public health protocols” External link

barrie Monday, January 25, 2021 8:05:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “A low number of cases is encouraging, but we are seeing that some of the recent cases are more complex than others,” External link

cknw Sunday, January 24, 2021 11:50:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “A low number of cases is encouraging, but we are seeing that some of the recent cases are more complex than others,” External link

cknw Sunday, January 24, 2021 11:50:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “A low number of cases is encouraging, but we are seeing that some of the recent cases are more complex than others,” “It’s another reminder that we need to stay vigilant to contain the virus - limit our social contacts, keep a social distance, wear a mask, stay home if feeling unwell and follow all the other public health measures” External link

barrie Sunday, January 24, 2021 9:06:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "It's another reminder that we need to stay vigilant to contain the virus — limit our social contacts, keep a social distance, wear a mask, stay home if feeling unwell and follow all the other public health measures," External link

CBC Sunday, January 24, 2021 9:00:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "I know this may come as a worry, it's our first exposure to this variant, but it is not unexpected," "It is yet another reason why we continue to maintain our ... restrictions" External link

CBC Saturday, January 23, 2021 11:41:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We are lifting only these restrictions because it's important to the mental and physical health of all those involved," External link

CBC Saturday, January 23, 2021 11:41:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Nova Scotians can be proud of the work they’re doing to keep our case numbers low,” External link

globalnews Saturday, January 23, 2021 10:01:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Nova Scotians can be proud of the work they’re doing to keep our case numbers low,” External link

globalnews Saturday, January 23, 2021 10:01:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Nova Scotians can be proud of the work they’re doing to keep our case numbers low,” “We need to stay the course -- following public health protocols and being kind to each other -- to keep the virus from spreading like we’ve seen in other provinces during the second wave of the pandemic” External link

barrie Saturday, January 23, 2021 9:12:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Nova Scotians can be proud of the work they're doing to keep our case numbers low," External link

CBC Saturday, January 23, 2021 8:57:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Nova Scotians can be proud of the work they're doing to keep our case numbers low," External link

CBC Saturday, January 23, 2021 8:57:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "It's a great first step," External link

timescolonist Friday, January 22, 2021 11:59:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We are still in the middle of a severe second wave of COVID-19 with other provinces and countries facing high case numbers, including our neighbours in New Brunswick,” “That’s why we are continuing our cautious approach in easing restrictions as we focus on protecting Nova Scotians from the virus” External link

novascotia Friday, January 22, 2021 10:12:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We are still in the middle of a severe second wave of COVID-19 with other provinces and countries facing high case numbers, including our neighbours in New Brunswick,” “That’s why we are continuing our cautious approach in easing restrictions as we focus on protecting Nova Scotians from the virus” External link

novascotia Friday, January 22, 2021 10:12:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "I know this may come as a worry, it's our first exposure to this variant, but it is not unexpected," "It is yet another reason why we continue to maintain our ... restrictions" External link

CBC Friday, January 22, 2021 9:49:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “She has set a standard of hard work, integrity and respect that is second to none. As deputy premier and minister, she has always carried out her duties in the best interest of all Nova Scotians, and I am grateful that we have had the opportunity to work together,” External link

cknw Friday, January 22, 2021 12:43:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Someone that I relied on thorough my time as opposition leader, but probably more importantly when I became premier," External link

CBC Thursday, January 21, 2021 10:47:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said ( about Karen Carey ) : "Minister Casey has played an integral role in government and our return to good fiscal management while also investing in health, education and other priorities of Nova Scotians," "She has set a standard of hard work, integrity and respect that is second to none. As deputy premier and minister, she has always carried out her duties in the best interest of all Nova Scotians, and I am grateful that we have had the opportunity to work together" External link

barrie Thursday, January 21, 2021 9:24:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said ( about Karen Carey ) : "Minister Casey has played an integral role in government and our return to good fiscal management while also investing in health, education and other priorities of Nova Scotians," "She has set a standard of hard work, integrity and respect that is second to none. As deputy premier and minister, she has always carried out her duties in the best interest of all Nova Scotians, and I am grateful that we have had the opportunity to work together" External link

barrie Thursday, January 21, 2021 9:24:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Although our case numbers are low, we must not become complacent," "We know the virus wants to spread and we can prevent that from happening by following all of the public health protocols" External link

barrie Thursday, January 21, 2021 9:24:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Although our case numbers are low, we must not become complacent," "We know the virus wants to spread and we can prevent that from happening by following all of the public health protocols" External link

barrie Thursday, January 21, 2021 9:24:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said ( about Karen Carey ) : “Minister Casey has played an integral role in government and our return to good fiscal management while also investing in health, education and other priorities of Nova Scotians,” “She has set a standard of hard work, integrity and respect that is second to none. As deputy premier and minister, she has always carried out her duties in the best interest of all Nova Scotians, and I am grateful that we have had the opportunity to work together” External link

novascotia Thursday, January 21, 2021 9:00:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said ( about Karen Carey ) : “Minister Casey has played an integral role in government and our return to good fiscal management while also investing in health, education and other priorities of Nova Scotians,” “She has set a standard of hard work, integrity and respect that is second to none. As deputy premier and minister, she has always carried out her duties in the best interest of all Nova Scotians, and I am grateful that we have had the opportunity to work together” External link

novascotia Thursday, January 21, 2021 9:00:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “She has set a standard of hard work, integrity and respect that is second to none. As deputy premier and minister, she has always carried out her duties in the best interest of all Nova Scotians, and I am grateful that we have had the opportunity to work together,” External link

globalnews Thursday, January 21, 2021 8:56:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Thanks to the sacrifices of all Nova Scotians, we are managing to control the spread of the virus," External link

CBC Wednesday, January 20, 2021 9:53:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Thanks to the sacrifices of all Nova Scotians, we are managing to control the spread of the virus," External link

CBC Wednesday, January 20, 2021 9:53:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Thanks to the sacrifices of all Nova Scotians, we are managing to control the spread of the virus," "We can be proud of our efforts, but we cannot become complacent. We need to continue following all the public health protocols" External link

barrie Wednesday, January 20, 2021 9:47:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Thanks to the sacrifices of all Nova Scotians, we are managing to control the spread of the virus," "We can be proud of our efforts, but we cannot become complacent. We need to continue following all the public health protocols" External link

barrie Wednesday, January 20, 2021 9:47:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "If you have received your first shot or are in the process of receiving your first shot, we will have a second shot for you," External link

CBC Wednesday, January 20, 2021 3:17:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We continue to work with the federal government and it is our hope that this temporary shut down will not last long and any supply issues will be resolved as soon as possible," External link

CBC Wednesday, January 20, 2021 3:17:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "I want to thank all Nova Scotians for their hard work in keeping our case numbers low," External link

CBC Wednesday, January 20, 2021 3:17:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "I want to thank all Nova Scotians for their hard work in keeping our case numbers low," External link

CBC Wednesday, January 20, 2021 3:17:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We know that Nova Scotians are eager to receive the COVID-19 vaccine and our health-care system is working as quickly as possible to make that happen,” “In an effort to vaccinate those at highest risk, and those who are critical to the health-care response in our province, we will target our efforts where they will have the greatest impact until our vaccine supply increases” External link

novascotia Tuesday, January 19, 2021 11:58:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We know that Nova Scotians are eager to receive the COVID-19 vaccine and our health-care system is working as quickly as possible to make that happen,” “In an effort to vaccinate those at highest risk, and those who are critical to the health-care response in our province, we will target our efforts where they will have the greatest impact until our vaccine supply increases” External link

novascotia Tuesday, January 19, 2021 11:58:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "If you have received your first shot or are in the process of receiving your first shot, we will have a second shot for you," External link

CBC Tuesday, January 19, 2021 11:25:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We continue to work with the federal government and it is our hope that this temporary shut down will not last long and any supply issues will be resolved as soon as possible," External link

CBC Tuesday, January 19, 2021 11:25:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We know that Nova Scotians are eager to receive the COVID-19 vaccine and our health-care system is working as quickly as possible to make that happen," "In an effort to vaccinate those at highest risk, and those who are critical to the health-care response in our province, we will target our efforts where they will have the greatest impact until our vaccine supply increases" External link

barrie Tuesday, January 19, 2021 10:29:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We know that Nova Scotians are eager to receive the COVID-19 vaccine and our health-care system is working as quickly as possible to make that happen," "In an effort to vaccinate those at highest risk, and those who are critical to the health-care response in our province, we will target our efforts where they will have the greatest impact until our vaccine supply increases" External link

barrie Tuesday, January 19, 2021 10:29:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We now have clinics in every zone in the province, vaccinating frontline health care workers. We are also at five long-term care facilities this week, three of them in metro Halifax and two in Cape Breton,” External link

barrie Tuesday, January 19, 2021 10:29:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil stated : "Our province is the first place in North America to have legislation that maximizes organ and tissue donations to save more lives, while fully respecting people's ability to participate or not," External link

haberler-en Tuesday, January 19, 2021 12:58:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I want to thank all Nova Scotians for their hard work in keeping our case numbers low,” External link

cknw Tuesday, January 19, 2021 12:02:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I want to thank all Nova Scotians for their hard work in keeping our case numbers low,” External link

cknw Tuesday, January 19, 2021 12:02:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I want to thank all Nova Scotians for their hard work in keeping our case numbers low,” External link

globalnews Monday, January 18, 2021 11:42:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I want to thank all Nova Scotians for their hard work in keeping our case numbers low,” External link

globalnews Monday, January 18, 2021 11:42:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I want to thank all Nova Scotians for their hard work in keeping our case numbers low,” “I also want to remind everyone that we can’t let our guard down. We still have provincewide restrictions in place, and we will be providing an update on them by the end of the week. Let’s continue to protect the health of each other by following all the public health protocols” External link

novascotia Monday, January 18, 2021 11:03:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I want to thank all Nova Scotians for their hard work in keeping our case numbers low,” “I also want to remind everyone that we can’t let our guard down. We still have provincewide restrictions in place, and we will be providing an update on them by the end of the week. Let’s continue to protect the health of each other by following all the public health protocols” External link

novascotia Monday, January 18, 2021 11:03:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "I want to thank all Nova Scotians for their hard work in keeping our case numbers low," External link

CBC Monday, January 18, 2021 10:28:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "I want to thank all Nova Scotians for their hard work in keeping our case numbers low," External link

CBC Monday, January 18, 2021 10:28:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I want to thank all Nova Scotians for their hard work in keeping our case numbers low,” “I also want to remind everyone that we can’t let our guard down. We still have provincewide restrictions in place, and we will be providing an update on them by the end of the week. Let’s continue to protect the health of each other by following all the public health protocols” External link

barrie Monday, January 18, 2021 10:24:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I want to thank all Nova Scotians for their hard work in keeping our case numbers low,” “I also want to remind everyone that we can’t let our guard down. We still have provincewide restrictions in place, and we will be providing an update on them by the end of the week. Let’s continue to protect the health of each other by following all the public health protocols” External link

barrie Monday, January 18, 2021 10:24:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “To my knowledge nobody else is close to considering this, but many places are thinking about it,” External link

theepochtimes Monday, January 18, 2021 6:52:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Our province is the first place in North America to have legislation that maximizes organ and tissue donations to save more lives, while fully respecting people’s ability to participate or not,” “I am proud of the support I have seen and heard from Nova Scotians, our partners and our health-care community. I want to thank the many donor families and recipients who courageously share their emotional stories and help spread the word about the importance of organ and tissue donation” External link

novascotia Monday, January 18, 2021 5:55:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Our province is the first place in North America to have legislation that maximizes organ and tissue donations to save more lives, while fully respecting people’s ability to participate or not,” “I am proud of the support I have seen and heard from Nova Scotians, our partners and our health-care community. I want to thank the many donor families and recipients who courageously share their emotional stories and help spread the word about the importance of organ and tissue donation” External link

novascotia Monday, January 18, 2021 5:55:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil says : “This legislation will allow for more Nova Scotians to receive lifesaving organ or tissue transplants and is a positive and true transformational change in health care in Nova Scotia,” External link

barrie Monday, January 18, 2021 5:35:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Our province is the first place in North America to have legislation that maximizes organ and tissue donations to save more lives, while fully respecting people’s ability to participate or not,” “I am proud of the support I have seen and heard from Nova Scotians, our partners and our health-care community. I want to thank the many donor families and recipients who courageously share their emotional stories and help spread the word about the importance of organ and tissue donation” External link

barrie Monday, January 18, 2021 5:35:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Our province is the first place in North America to have legislation that maximizes organ and tissue donations to save more lives, while fully respecting people’s ability to participate or not,” “I am proud of the support I have seen and heard from Nova Scotians, our partners and our health-care community. I want to thank the many donor families and recipients who courageously share their emotional stories and help spread the word about the importance of organ and tissue donation” External link

barrie Monday, January 18, 2021 5:35:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “To my knowledge nobody else is close to considering this, but many places are thinking about it,” External link

680news Monday, January 18, 2021 12:51:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "To my knowledge nobody else is close to considering this, but many places are thinking about it," External link

timescolonist Monday, January 18, 2021 12:22:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “It’s been two weeks since New Years and it looks like, so far, that we’ve made it through OK,” External link

globalnews Sunday, January 17, 2021 9:05:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Having active cases in all zones is a reminder that the virus still wants to spread around the province,” External link

globalnews Sunday, January 17, 2021 9:05:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Having active cases in all zones is a reminder that the virus still wants to spread around the province,” External link

globalnews Sunday, January 17, 2021 9:05:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Having active cases in all zones is a reminder that the virus still wants to spread around the province,” External link

barrie Sunday, January 17, 2021 8:30:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Having active cases in all zones is a reminder that the virus still wants to spread around the province," External link

CBC Sunday, January 17, 2021 8:28:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Having active cases in all zones is a reminder that the virus still wants to spread around the province," External link

CBC Sunday, January 17, 2021 8:28:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We are seeing young people at universities taking the isolation requirement seriously and I want to thank them for protecting the health of others in their school community,” “This is a good example of how following public health protocols helps us contain the virus” External link

cknw Sunday, January 17, 2021 12:02:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We are seeing young people at universities taking the isolation requirement seriously and I want to thank them for protecting the health of others in their school community,” “This is a good example of how following public health protocols helps us contain the virus” External link

cknw Sunday, January 17, 2021 12:02:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We are seeing young people at universities taking the isolation requirement seriously and I want to thank them for protecting the health of others in their school community,” “This is a good example of how following public health protocols helps us contain the virus” External link

globalnews Saturday, January 16, 2021 9:53:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We are seeing young people at universities taking the isolation requirement seriously and I want to thank them for protecting the health of others in their school community,” “This is a good example of how following public health protocols helps us contain the virus” External link

globalnews Saturday, January 16, 2021 9:53:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We are seeing young people at universities taking the isolation requirement seriously and I want to thank them for protecting the health of others in their school community," External link

barrie Saturday, January 16, 2021 8:29:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said ( about Robert Strang ) : “Dr. Strang and his team at public health have been doing a tremendous job and the only thing they care about is the virus,” External link

cknw Saturday, January 16, 2021 12:00:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We cannot waste a single dose of this vaccine and we are continuing to give the first shot and hold back the second shot to guarantee people a full vaccination," External link

CBC Friday, January 15, 2021 9:28:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We cannot waste a single dose of this vaccine and we are continuing to give the first shot and hold back the second shot to guarantee people a full vaccination," External link

CBC Friday, January 15, 2021 9:28:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We cannot waste a single dose of this vaccine and we are continuing to give the first shot and hold back the second shot to guarantee people a full vaccination," External link

CBC Friday, January 15, 2021 8:46:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We cannot waste a single dose of this vaccine and we are continuing to give the first shot and hold back the second shot to guarantee people a full vaccination," External link

CBC Friday, January 15, 2021 8:46:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We are seeing the importance of self-isolation and asymptomatic testing, and I want to thank returning university students for following the protocols,” External link

cknw Thursday, January 14, 2021 12:20:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We are seeing the importance of self-isolation and asymptomatic testing, and I want to thank returning university students for following the protocols,” External link

cknw Thursday, January 14, 2021 12:20:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We are seeing the importance of self-isolation and asymptomatic testing, and I want to thank returning university students for following the protocols,” External link

globalnews Wednesday, January 13, 2021 10:45:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We are seeing the importance of self-isolation and asymptomatic testing, and I want to thank returning university students for following the protocols,” External link

globalnews Wednesday, January 13, 2021 10:45:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We had to make a tough decision, but we believe it is the right one," External link

barrie Tuesday, January 12, 2021 11:37:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We had to make a tough decision, but we believe it is the right one," External link

barrie Tuesday, January 12, 2021 11:37:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Our health-care professionals are working hard to distribute the vaccine as quickly as possible. We can support them by being patient and continuing to follow all the public health measures that help us contain the virus,” External link

cknw Monday, January 11, 2021 11:37:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Our health-care professionals are working hard to distribute the vaccine as quickly as possible. We can support them by being patient and continuing to follow all the public health measures that help us contain the virus,” External link

cknw Monday, January 11, 2021 11:37:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Our health-care professionals are working hard to distribute the vaccine as quickly as possible. We can support them by being patient and continuing to follow all the public health measures that help us contain the virus,” External link

globalnews Monday, January 11, 2021 10:51:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Our health-care professionals are working hard to distribute the vaccine as quickly as possible. We can support them by being patient and continuing to follow all the public health measures that help us contain the virus,” External link

globalnews Monday, January 11, 2021 10:51:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Our vaccine rollout takes another important step today with the first clinic at a long-term care facility – Northwood’s Halifax campus – and one at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital,” “Our health-care professionals are working hard to distribute the vaccine as quickly as possible. We can support them by being patient and continuing to follow all the public health measures that help us contain the virus” External link

novascotia Monday, January 11, 2021 10:47:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Our vaccine rollout takes another important step today with the first clinic at a long-term care facility – Northwood’s Halifax campus – and one at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital,” “Our health-care professionals are working hard to distribute the vaccine as quickly as possible. We can support them by being patient and continuing to follow all the public health measures that help us contain the virus” External link

novascotia Monday, January 11, 2021 10:47:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Our vaccine rollout takes another important step today with the first clinic at a long-term care facility —Northwood's Halifax campus — and one at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital," External link

CBC Monday, January 11, 2021 10:31:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Our vaccine rollout takes another important step today with the first clinic at a long-term care facility —Northwood's Halifax campus — and one at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital," External link

CBC Monday, January 11, 2021 10:31:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Our vaccine rollout takes another important step today with the first clinic at a long-term care facility - Northwood's Halifax campus - and one at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital," "Our health-care professionals are working hard to distribute the vaccine as quickly as possible. We can support them by being patient and continuing to follow all the public health measures that help us contain the virus" External link

barrie Monday, January 11, 2021 10:06:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Our vaccine rollout takes another important step today with the first clinic at a long-term care facility - Northwood's Halifax campus - and one at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital," "Our health-care professionals are working hard to distribute the vaccine as quickly as possible. We can support them by being patient and continuing to follow all the public health measures that help us contain the virus" External link

barrie Monday, January 11, 2021 10:06:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Seeing a low number of cases recently and now none today reflects the good work of Nova Scotians in following the public health protocols,” External link

cknw Sunday, January 10, 2021 11:09:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Seeing a low number of cases recently and now none today reflects the good work of Nova Scotians in following the public health protocols,” External link

cknw Sunday, January 10, 2021 11:09:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We can all help protect our students, teachers, and staff by staying vigilant — wearing a mask, limiting social contacts, distancing, washing our hands and staying home if feeling unwell,” External link

cknw Sunday, January 10, 2021 11:09:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Seeing a low number of cases recently and now none today reflects the good work of Nova Scotians in following the public health protocols,” External link

globalnews Sunday, January 10, 2021 8:57:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Seeing a low number of cases recently and now none today reflects the good work of Nova Scotians in following the public health protocols,” External link

globalnews Sunday, January 10, 2021 8:57:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We can all help protect our students, teachers, and staff by staying vigilant — wearing a mask, limiting social contacts, distancing, washing our hands and staying home if feeling unwell,” External link

globalnews Sunday, January 10, 2021 8:57:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Seeing a low number of cases recently and now none today reflects the good work of Nova Scotians in following the Public Health protocols," External link

CBC Sunday, January 10, 2021 8:51:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Seeing a low number of cases recently and now none today reflects the good work of Nova Scotians in following the Public Health protocols," External link

CBC Sunday, January 10, 2021 8:51:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Seeing a low number of cases recently and now none today reflects the good work of Nova Scotians in following the public health protocols,” External link

barrie Sunday, January 10, 2021 8:30:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Seeing a low number of cases recently and now none today reflects the good work of Nova Scotians in following the public health protocols,” “Monday is a big day in our province with students returning to school. We can all help protect our students, teachers, and staff by staying vigilant- wearing a mask, limiting social contacts, distancing, washing our hands and staying home if feeling unwell” External link

novascotia Sunday, January 10, 2021 8:16:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Seeing a low number of cases recently and now none today reflects the good work of Nova Scotians in following the public health protocols,” “Monday is a big day in our province with students returning to school. We can all help protect our students, teachers, and staff by staying vigilant- wearing a mask, limiting social contacts, distancing, washing our hands and staying home if feeling unwell” External link

novascotia Sunday, January 10, 2021 8:16:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We can see from our case numbers that Nova Scotians and university students returning to our province are doing a good job following the public health protocols and orders," External link

CBC Sunday, January 10, 2021 11:22:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We can see from our case numbers that Nova Scotians and university students returning to our province are doing a good job following the public health protocols and orders," External link

CBC Sunday, January 10, 2021 11:22:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "I feel for New Brunswick and wish them nothing but good luck," External link

CBC Sunday, January 10, 2021 11:22:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "I feel for New Brunswick and wish them nothing but good luck," External link

CBC Sunday, January 10, 2021 11:22:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "What we are saying is, do not go to New Brunswick," External link

CBC Sunday, January 10, 2021 11:22:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "What we are saying is, do not go to New Brunswick," External link

CBC Sunday, January 10, 2021 11:22:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We can see from our case numbers that Nova Scotians and university students returning to our province are doing a good job following the public health protocols and orders,” External link

globalnews Saturday, January 9, 2021 10:35:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We can see from our case numbers that Nova Scotians and university students returning to our province are doing a good job following the public health protocols and orders,” External link

globalnews Saturday, January 9, 2021 10:35:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We can see from our case numbers that Nova Scotians and university students returning to our province are doing a good job following the public health protocols and orders," External link

barrie Saturday, January 9, 2021 10:25:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We can see from our case numbers that Nova Scotians and university students returning to our province are doing a good job following the public health protocols and orders," External link

barrie Saturday, January 9, 2021 10:25:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil added : "Our case numbers are improving in Nova Scotia and we want to keep it that way," "Given the sharp rise in cases in New Brunswick, we are taking the step of tightening our border to limit opportunities for the virus to spread" External link

barrie Friday, January 8, 2021 9:02:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil added : "Our case numbers are improving in Nova Scotia and we want to keep it that way," "Given the sharp rise in cases in New Brunswick, we are taking the step of tightening our border to limit opportunities for the virus to spread" External link

barrie Friday, January 8, 2021 9:02:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "What we are saying is, do not go to New Brunswick," External link

CBC Friday, January 8, 2021 8:35:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "What we are saying is, do not go to New Brunswick," External link

CBC Friday, January 8, 2021 8:35:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "The situation there is a reminder of how quickly the virus can spread, and also reminds us of the importance of following all the public health protocols," External link

CBC Friday, January 8, 2021 7:56:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “The situation there is a reminder of how quickly the virus can spread, and also reminds us of the importance of following all the public health protocols,” External link

cknw Friday, January 8, 2021 7:23:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "The opposition should actually look at the source of the issue and deal with that instead of looking for every opportunity to find some cheap political way to become involved in something. It's just simply ridiculous," External link

barrie Friday, January 8, 2021 4:22:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "The RCMP has an issue when it comes to whether they want to use emergency alerts. We've seen that, they need to fix their protocol," External link

barrie Friday, January 8, 2021 4:22:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "The RCMP has an issue when it comes to whether they want to use emergency alerts. We've seen that, they need to fix their protocol," External link

barrie Friday, January 8, 2021 4:22:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "The opposition should actually look at the source of the issue and deal with that instead of looking for every opportunity to find some cheap political way to become involved in something, it's just simply ridiculous," External link

barrie Friday, January 8, 2021 4:58:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "The RCMP has an issue when it comes to whether they want to use emergency alerts, we've seen that, they need to fix their protocol," External link

barrie Friday, January 8, 2021 4:58:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "The RCMP has an issue when it comes to whether they want to use emergency alerts, we've seen that, they need to fix their protocol," External link

barrie Friday, January 8, 2021 4:58:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "The fact is that EMO … can't write a script about what is taking place on the ground in Amherst," "It needs (the RCMP) to do that" External link

timescolonist Friday, January 8, 2021 1:59:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “The fact is that EMO . . . can’t write a script about what is taking place on the ground in Amherst,” “It needs [the RCMP] to do that” External link

theepochtimes Friday, January 8, 2021 1:22:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “The fact is that EMO . . . can’t write a script about what is taking place on the ground in Amherst,” “It needs (the RCMP) to do that” External link

citynews-ca Friday, January 8, 2021 12:40:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “The fact is that EMO . . . can’t write a script about what is taking place on the ground in Amherst,” “It needs (the RCMP) to do that” External link

680news Thursday, January 7, 2021 11:36:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "The fact is that EMO . . . can't write a script about what is taking place on the ground in Amherst," "It needs (the RCMP) to do that" External link

timescolonist Thursday, January 7, 2021 11:30:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “While the case numbers in our province are encouraging, we are closely monitoring the rise in cases in New Brunswick,” External link

cknw Thursday, January 7, 2021 10:29:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “While the case numbers in our province are encouraging, we are closely monitoring the rise in cases in New Brunswick,” External link

cknw Thursday, January 7, 2021 10:29:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "While the case numbers in our province are encouraging, we are closely monitoring the rise in cases in New Brunswick," External link

barrie Thursday, January 7, 2021 7:35:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "While the case numbers in our province are encouraging, we are closely monitoring the rise in cases in New Brunswick," External link

barrie Thursday, January 7, 2021 7:35:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I want to welcome returning students and thank them for following public health protocols. I also remind asymptomatic students to get a COVID-19 test during their self-isolation,” External link

cknw Thursday, January 7, 2021 12:57:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I want to welcome returning students and thank them for following public health protocols. I also remind asymptomatic students to get a COVID-19 test during their self-isolation,” External link

cknw Thursday, January 7, 2021 12:57:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I want to welcome returning students and thank them for following public health protocols. I also remind asymptomatic students to get a COVID-19 test during their self-isolation,” “Staying vigilant and following all the protective measures will help keep our case numbers low as our vaccine program is rolled out across the province” External link

barrie Wednesday, January 6, 2021 11:25:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I want to welcome returning students and thank them for following public health protocols. I also remind asymptomatic students to get a COVID-19 test during their self-isolation,” “Staying vigilant and following all the protective measures will help keep our case numbers low as our vaccine program is rolled out across the province” External link

barrie Wednesday, January 6, 2021 11:25:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I want to welcome returning students and thank them for following public health protocols. I also remind asymptomatic students to get a COVID-19 test during their self-isolation,” External link

globalnews Wednesday, January 6, 2021 11:05:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I want to welcome returning students and thank them for following public health protocols. I also remind asymptomatic students to get a COVID-19 test during their self-isolation,” External link

globalnews Wednesday, January 6, 2021 11:05:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "I want to welcome returning students and thank them for following public health protocols. I also remind asymptomatic students to get a COVID-19 test during their self-isolation," External link

CBC Wednesday, January 6, 2021 10:56:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "I want to welcome returning students and thank them for following public health protocols. I also remind asymptomatic students to get a COVID-19 test during their self-isolation," External link

CBC Wednesday, January 6, 2021 10:56:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “May 2021 be better than 2020,” External link

barrie Wednesday, January 6, 2021 1:03:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “May 2021 be better than 2020,” External link

barrie Wednesday, January 6, 2021 1:03:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We all want to see Nova Scotians getting shots in their arms as quickly as possible," External link

barrie Tuesday, January 5, 2021 10:59:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We all want to see Nova Scotians getting shots in their arms as quickly as possible," External link

barrie Tuesday, January 5, 2021 10:59:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We all want to see Nova Scotians getting shots in their arms as quickly as possible,” “We have a long road ahead of us before everyone who wants the vaccine can receive it. I ask Nova Scotians for their patience as our health system works as quickly as possible to distribute the vaccine” External link

novascotia Tuesday, January 5, 2021 10:03:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “We all want to see Nova Scotians getting shots in their arms as quickly as possible,” “We have a long road ahead of us before everyone who wants the vaccine can receive it. I ask Nova Scotians for their patience as our health system works as quickly as possible to distribute the vaccine” External link

novascotia Tuesday, January 5, 2021 10:03:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I want to thank the hardworking entrepreneurs in this sector for their patience as we do our best to slow the spread of the virus,” External link

cknw Tuesday, January 5, 2021 12:16:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "I'm pleased that the recent low number of cases in the greater Halifax area means that restaurants can reopen today," External link

barrie Monday, January 4, 2021 11:40:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "I'm pleased that the recent low number of cases in the greater Halifax area means that restaurants can reopen today," External link

barrie Monday, January 4, 2021 11:40:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “This is another reminder of how COVID-19 leaps at any chance to spread,” External link

cknw Saturday, January 2, 2021 9:47:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “This is another reminder of how COVID-19 leaps at any chance to spread,” External link

cknw Saturday, January 2, 2021 9:47:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Tonight would normally be a time to get together in large groups for a countdown and celebration. We cannot do that this year because we know how important it is to keep our gatherings small and follow all the other public health protocols," "As you look forward to 2021, remember the strength, kindness and love that got you through this difficult year and carry it over into the new year. We can all have a sense of hope with the COVID-19 vaccines coming online. I wish all Nova Scotians a safe, healthy and happy new year" External link

barrie Friday, January 1, 2021 4:37:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Tonight would normally be a time to get together in large groups for a countdown and celebration. We cannot do that this year because we know how important it is to keep our gatherings small and follow all the other public health protocols," "As you look forward to 2021, remember the strength, kindness and love that got you through this difficult year and carry it over into the new year. We can all have a sense of hope with the COVID-19 vaccines coming online. I wish all Nova Scotians a safe, healthy and happy new year" External link

barrie Friday, January 1, 2021 4:37:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Tonight would normally be a time to get together in large groups for a countdown and celebration. We cannot do that this year because we know how important it is to keep our gatherings small and follow all the other public health protocols,” “As you look forward to 2021, remember the strength, kindness and love that got you through this difficult year and carry it over into the new year. We can all have a sense of hope with the COVID-19 vaccines coming online. I wish all Nova Scotians a safe, healthy and happy new year” External link

novascotia Thursday, December 31, 2020 10:35:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “Tonight would normally be a time to get together in large groups for a countdown and celebration. We cannot do that this year because we know how important it is to keep our gatherings small and follow all the other public health protocols,” “As you look forward to 2021, remember the strength, kindness and love that got you through this difficult year and carry it over into the new year. We can all have a sense of hope with the COVID-19 vaccines coming online. I wish all Nova Scotians a safe, healthy and happy new year” External link

novascotia Thursday, December 31, 2020 10:35:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Tonight would normally be a time to get together in large groups for a countdown and celebration. We cannot do that this year because we know how important it is to keep our gatherings small and follow all the other public health protocols," External link

CBC Thursday, December 31, 2020 10:10:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Tonight would normally be a time to get together in large groups for a countdown and celebration. We cannot do that this year because we know how important it is to keep our gatherings small and follow all the other public health protocols," External link

CBC Thursday, December 31, 2020 10:10:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Tonight would normally be a time to get together in large groups for a countdown and celebration. We cannot do that this year because we know how important it is to keep our gatherings small and follow all the other public health protocols," "As you look forward to 2021, remember the strength, kindness and love that got you through this difficult year and carry it over into the new year. We can all have a sense of hope with the COVID-19 vaccines coming online. I wish all Nova Scotians a safe, healthy and happy new year" External link

barrie Thursday, December 31, 2020 9:47:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "Tonight would normally be a time to get together in large groups for a countdown and celebration. We cannot do that this year because we know how important it is to keep our gatherings small and follow all the other public health protocols," "As you look forward to 2021, remember the strength, kindness and love that got you through this difficult year and carry it over into the new year. We can all have a sense of hope with the COVID-19 vaccines coming online. I wish all Nova Scotians a safe, healthy and happy new year" External link

barrie Thursday, December 31, 2020 9:47:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "There's been a lot of sadness and some of it is so senseless," External link

barrie Thursday, December 31, 2020 7:41:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "With all of the sadness that this province has gone through, I'm grateful to have been part of it, to help work our way through this, along with public health," External link

barrie Thursday, December 31, 2020 7:41:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We sat earlier than any other Canadian province," "By the first week of March, we had passed our budget, which allowed us to spend. Other provinces that were sitting during the pandemic had to do so because they did not have the fiscal authority to spend" External link

barrie Thursday, December 31, 2020 7:41:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "I think in many ways we have reconnected to who we are," "This pandemic as much as it has been hard and with the loss of people from it's neighbours are thinking about neighbours" External link

barrie Thursday, December 31, 2020 7:41:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "I wish we could have got there a little easier but the end result is where we had to be," "If I had to do it all over again to get to that result I'd do it all over again" External link

barrie Thursday, December 31, 2020 7:41:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "You have a window to do something," External link

barrie Thursday, December 31, 2020 7:41:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil says : “I am proud of you for adapting during this unprecedented time. On behalf of all Nova Scotians, congratulations,” External link

barrie Thursday, December 31, 2020 6:38:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil says : “I am proud of you for adapting during this unprecedented time. On behalf of all Nova Scotians, congratulations,” External link

barrie Thursday, December 31, 2020 6:38:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil told : “I got to the point where I said to people, ‘don’t answer the phone,'” External link

citynews-ca Thursday, December 31, 2020 4:05:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I think in many ways we have reconnected to who we are,” “This pandemic as much as it has been hard and with the loss of people from it … neighbours are thinking about neighbours” External link

citynews-ca Thursday, December 31, 2020 4:05:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I wish we could have got there a little easier but the end result is where we had to be,” “If I had to do it all over again to get to that result I’d do it all over again” External link

citynews-ca Thursday, December 31, 2020 4:05:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “You have a window to do something,” External link

citynews-ca Thursday, December 31, 2020 4:05:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil told : “I got to the point where I said to people, ‘don’t answer the phone,'” External link

680news Thursday, December 31, 2020 12:29:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I think in many ways we have reconnected to who we are,” “This pandemic as much as it has been hard and with the loss of people from it … neighbours are thinking about neighbours” External link

680news Thursday, December 31, 2020 12:29:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I wish we could have got there a little easier but the end result is where we had to be,” “If I had to do it all over again to get to that result I’d do it all over again” External link

680news Thursday, December 31, 2020 12:29:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “You have a window to do something,” External link

680news Thursday, December 31, 2020 12:29:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "There's been a lot of sadness and some of it is so senseless," External link

barrie Thursday, December 31, 2020 6:05:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "With all of the sadness that this province has gone through, I'm grateful to have been part of it, to help work our way through this, along with public health," External link

barrie Thursday, December 31, 2020 6:05:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "We sat earlier than any other Canadian province," "By the first week of March, we had passed our budget, which allowed us to spend. Other provinces that were sitting during the pandemic had to do so because they did not have the fiscal authority to spend" External link

barrie Thursday, December 31, 2020 6:05:00 AM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “It is encouraging to see case numbers staying low, and I am proud of the effort Nova Scotians are making to follow public health protocols and keep each other safe,” External link

globalnews Wednesday, December 30, 2020 11:22:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “It is encouraging to see case numbers staying low, and I am proud of the effort Nova Scotians are making to follow public health protocols and keep each other safe,” External link

globalnews Wednesday, December 30, 2020 11:22:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "It is encouraging to see case numbers staying low, and I am proud of the effort Nova Scotians are making to follow public health protocols and keep each other safe," External link

CBC Wednesday, December 30, 2020 11:01:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "It is encouraging to see case numbers staying low, and I am proud of the effort Nova Scotians are making to follow public health protocols and keep each other safe," External link

CBC Wednesday, December 30, 2020 11:01:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "It is encouraging to see case numbers staying low, and I am proud of the effort Nova Scotians are making to follow public health protocols and keep each other safe," External link

barrie Wednesday, December 30, 2020 10:17:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "It is encouraging to see case numbers staying low, and I am proud of the effort Nova Scotians are making to follow public health protocols and keep each other safe," External link

barrie Wednesday, December 30, 2020 10:17:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I hope everyone has been celebrating the last few days safely and in small groups,” External link

globalnews Monday, December 28, 2020 11:07:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “I hope everyone has been celebrating the last few days safely and in small groups,” External link

globalnews Monday, December 28, 2020 11:07:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "I hope everyone has been celebrating the last few days safely and in small groups," "We are still seeing low case numbers, and I want to thank all of you for your sacrifice, but we need to keep up the good work to contain the virus. Though the holidays are usually a time of large gatherings, remember to protect each other by following all of the public health protocols" External link

barrie Monday, December 28, 2020 10:40:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "I hope everyone has been celebrating the last few days safely and in small groups," External link

CBC Monday, December 28, 2020 10:21:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "I hope everyone has been celebrating the last few days safely and in small groups," External link

CBC Monday, December 28, 2020 10:21:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "I know following the gathering limits and other protocols can be a challenge at this special time of year," "Let's remember that the hard work Nova Scotians have done to contain the virus means the restrictions here are not as tight as in other parts of the country. Let's also be thankful for what we do have as we continue the good work to keep COVID-19 in check. I wish all Nova Scotians a safe holiday season and a Merry Christmas" External link

barrie Thursday, December 24, 2020 8:44:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "I know following the gathering limits and other protocols can be a challenge at this special time of year," "Let's remember that the hard work Nova Scotians have done to contain the virus means the restrictions here are not as tight as in other parts of the country. Let's also be thankful for what we do have as we continue the good work to keep COVID-19 in check. I wish all Nova Scotians a safe holiday season and a Merry Christmas" External link

barrie Thursday, December 24, 2020 8:44:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "This holiday season is different as we take the necessary steps to protect each other and contain the virus," "Keeping gatherings small, limiting travel around the province, and following all the other public health guidelines is an essential part of having a safe holiday" External link

barrie Wednesday, December 23, 2020 11:54:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : "This holiday season is different as we take the necessary steps to protect each other and contain the virus," "Keeping gatherings small, limiting travel around the province, and following all the other public health guidelines is an essential part of having a safe holiday" External link

barrie Wednesday, December 23, 2020 11:54:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “COVID-19 is still here and wants us to let our guard down,” External link

cknw Tuesday, December 22, 2020 10:41:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “COVID-19 is still here and wants us to let our guard down,” External link

cknw Tuesday, December 22, 2020 10:41:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “COVID-19 is still here and wants us to let our guard down. But we are not going to let that happen after all the hard work and sacrifice by Nova Scotians,” External link

cknw Tuesday, December 22, 2020 10:10:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said : “COVID-19 is still here and wants us to let our guard down. But we are not going to let that happen after all the hard work and sacrifice by Nova Scotians,” External link

cknw Tuesday, December 22, 2020 10:10:00 PM EAT

Stephen McNeil said :