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4/17/2014

AMANDA'S TODD's PARENTS PLEASED WITH NEWS OF AN ARREST

The family of Amanda Todd is relieved that charges have been laid after the 15-year-old B-C girl committed suicide in the fall of 2012.A 35-year-old man in the Netherlands is charged with extortion, child pornography, criminal harassment, and Internet luring.The unidentified suspect is accused of using webcam video ... Read More
4/17/2014

ANTIGONISH COUNTY MAN FACES CHILD PORNOGRAPHY CHARGES

A Frankville man has been charged with distribution and possession of child pornography.37-year-old Trevor Jon Austen was arrested at an Antigonish County home Tuesday as police executed a search warrant.As a result of the searches, three laptops, an external hard drive, and a cell phone were seized.Austen ... Read More
4/18/2014

GAS PRICES UP IN THE TRURO AREA

Gas prices in the Truro Area have taken a jumpThe new maximum price for a litre of self-serve is $1.46.5, a jump of more than six cents from the previous weekDeisel is also up, with the maximum price now at $1.41.2, an increase of more than four cents Read More
4/18/2014

EIGHT NS INMATES CHARGED IN STABBING INCIDENT

Police have charged eight inmates at a Nova Scotia jail with various assault and weapon offences after two people were stabbed at the facility.Halifax police responded to a weapons complaint at the Central Nova Scotia Correctional Facility on March 24th.Investigators say when they arrived they found two men ... Read More
4/18/2014

PROVINCE SUPPORTS NS TOWN'S DECISION TO DISSOLVE

A decision by the town of Hantsport to dissolve itself in the face of a shrinking tax base has brought the support of Nova Scotia's municipal affairs minister.Mark Furey says the provincial government will provide whatever aid it can to Hantsport.The town will decide whether to join West ... Read More