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9/1/2014

WOMAN FROM BRITISH COLUMBIA KILLED IN SYDNEY CRASH

A woman from British Columbia has died following a single-vehicle crash in Cape Breton. RCMP in Sydney say the crash happened on Highway 125 around 5 a.m. Monday. Witnesses tell police a vehicle travelling eastbound left the highway and flipped. Police say a 59-year-old female passenger from Surrey, B.C. was ... Read More
9/1/2014

ARREST MADE AFTER ATTEMPTED ARMED ROBBERY AT KENNETCOOK PHARMACY

One person has been arrested after an attempted armed robbery in Hants County. RCMP say they were called to the Kennetcook Pharmacy around 4:20 p.m. Sunday after a masked man entered the pharmacy with a metal pipe and passed a note to the clerk demanding narcotics. Police say the suspect ... Read More
9/1/2014

ICE TIMES AT RATH EASTLINK COMMUNITY CENTRE CANCELLED INDEFINITELY

The rink at the Rath Eastlink Community Centre in Truro will be empty for the next little while. All ice rentals have been cancelled indefinitely because of concerns about the safety of the ice. In a post on their Facebook page, RECC officials say they can't make quality ice due ... Read More
9/1/2014

SEVERAL FERRY CROSSINGS BETWEEN WOOD ISLANDS, CARIBOU CANCELLED

If you plan on using the ferry to get to or from Prince Edward Island Monday, you may run into some delays. That's because a mechanical issue on the MV Confederation has forced officials with Northumberland Ferries Ltd. to cancel several crossings. The 8:00 a.m., 11:15 a.m., 2:45 p.m. and ... Read More
9/1/2014

HALIFAX MAN KILLED IN MOTORCYCLE CRASH IN ANNAPOLIS VALLEY

RCMP are investigating a fatal motorcycle crash. The Mounties say a 62-year-old man from Halifax died after his motorcycle left the road and drove into a power pole Sunday afternoon. The crash happened in the community of Wilmot in the Annapolis Valley. Police say no other vehicles were involved. An ... Read More