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Big hurricane season expected this year
High winds from Hurricane Igor topple trees in St. John's in 2010. The Canadian Hurricane Centre said Friday that regardless of the number of hurricanes forecast for 2013, expected to be an "active" season, it responds to four or five tropical cyclone events each year.
2 hrs ago
Kentville man faces child porn, luring charges
Nova Scotia RCMP have arrested a 26-year-old Kentville man and charged him with possession of child pornography and trying to lure a child for a sexual purpose over the internet.
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Truro Daily News
Colchester Weekly News time warp
As more details are released on the new funding system for Nova Scotia's libraries, Dwight Higgins becomes more satisfied library boards and municipalities will benefit from equal funding across the province and new grant formulas.
Thu May 23, 2013
Parents launch petition to bring back Father's Day cards after...
Michelle Allaby spent Thursday night carrying a stack of paper door-to-door in her Dartmouth, N.S., neighbourhood.
Rothesay man charged with 2nd-degree murder
A 39-year-old man has been charged with second-degree murder in the death of his common-law wife in Rothesay on Wednesday.
Golf Town tees up
Golf Town, a retailer specializing in sports supplies, officially opens up its first store in Newfoundland today at its St.
Guilty pleas expected today in chained-teen case
A man accused of chaining up a teen and sexually assaulting him last fall is expected to enter guilty pleas in a Bridgewater, N.S., courtroom this morning.
The Chronicle Herald
Momentum 'challenge' for businesses
Terry Stuart of Deloitte speaks during the State of the Economy Conference on Wednesday at the Westin Hotel in Halifax.
Wed May 22, 2013
The Daily News
Busker Festival returns to Halifax July 31
Silver Elvis a living statue from Australia is just one of many artists performing at this year's Busker Festival on the Halifax waterfront from July 31 to Aug.
Highway 111 near Halifax renamed Highway of Heroes
The province is paying tribute to the men and women who risk their lives every day to keep Nova Scotians healthy and safe by renaming a section of Highway 111 the Highway of Heroes, Premier Darrell Dexter announced Wednesday.
Friends fundraising for boy with rare brain cancer
Brady Richard has a rare form of brain cancer and is waiting to be treated at a centre in Houston, Texas.
Tue May 21, 2013
Dartmouth man reports roofers not wearing safety gear
Roy Galloway says he's called the Workers Compensation Board several times to complain about roofers not wearing safety gear as they build the new subdivision below.
Judge scolds 'flabby, sad generation' for skipping jury duty
The chief justice of the Nova Scotia Supreme Court is demanding to know why 95 people or 40 per cent of prospective jurors were not in court Tuesday for the start of a five-day trial.
Globe and Mail
Skin picking disease classified as a distinct disorder
Angela Hartlin is seen at home in Dartmouth, N.S. on Saturday, May 18, 2013. Hartlin has lived with skin picking disease, formally known as dermatillomania, since her early teens.
Fri May 17, 2013
Sailor fighting cancer says AWOL charges dropped
Able Seaman Carol Anne Deyoung was charged with disobeying a lawful command and absence without leave after she felt a lump in her breast and called in sick.
Green Gym removed from Dartmouth park
People of all ages use the Green Gyms in Dartmouth, but the Wyse Road location has now been dismantled.
Thu May 16, 2013
Accused in chained-teen case to enter guilty pleas
David James Leblanc appeared in Dartmouth, N.S., court Thursday morning to face child pornography charges.
Wed May 15, 2013
Tessa allegedly takes shoes and sockets
If you have any information regarding these crimes, or any other crime, call Crime Stoppers at 705-942-7867 or 1-800-222-8477 , submit an e-tip from the Crime Stoppers' website at www.saultcrimestoppers.com or text keyword SSM with your tip to 274637.
Mon May 13, 2013
SPCA hopes HRM pounces on feral cat clinic
Halifax Regional Council will debate the merits of financing a spay and neuter clinic for feral cats and low income cat owners on Tuesday.
Sun May 12, 2013
Bodychecking banned in Nova Scotia
A player from the Dartmouth Whalers collides with a member of the Cole Harbour Red Wings, right, in peewee "A" action in Halifax on Thursday Feb.