Tag: Cape Breton


Four New Cannabis Stores Opening In Cape Breton, 15 Provincewide


Smoking hot pot sales have led to 15 more cannabis stores set to open in the province, including four in Cape Breton.“We will have a total of 27 cannabis stores by April 1, 2021,” said Beverley Ware, spokesperson for the Nova Scotia Liquor Corporation (NSLC), adding the new stores are being built in the existing stores. On Monday, Nov. 16, a cannabis store will be opening in the Port Hawkesbury NSLC store. A cannabis store…


North Sydney Cannabis Company Gets Green Light


A Northside company has been given the green light from the federal government to begin making cannabis products. On Friday, Bluenose Labs Corp. became the first in Cape Breton to receive standard processing and medical sales licensing from Health Canada for operations at a former Northside pharmaceutical plant its parent company, Highlanders Cannabis Corp., purchased in 2018. Tiffany Walsh, who is president of both Highlanders and Bluenose, said the regulatory approval was a “huge hurdle.”…