Here's our list of Nova Scotia newsmakers for 2018. Now it's your turn to vote on newsmaker of the year:
Nova Scotia's health system had a rough year, from staff snooping in medical records, doctors leaving and hospitals closing, to people dying in nursing homes for lack of basic wound care.
Audrey Parker turned her personal struggle to die at a time of her own choosing into a national campaign to change the rules for medically assisted death.
Nova Scotian civil rights icon Viola Desmond took her place on Canada's 10-dollar bill.
Blayre Turnbull and Jillian Saulnier won silver for Canada at the Olympics.
Drake Batherson helped Canada win gold at the World Juniors then scores in first game as an Ottawa Senator.