Cape Breton Regional Municip. Newswire

Cape Breton Regional Municip. Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Cape Breton Regional Municip., NS.

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  1. QMJHL Roundup: Islanders top ArmadaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | Journal Argus

    Mark Grametbauer stopped all 34 shots he faced as the Charlottetown Islanders beat Blainville-Boisbriand 3-0 to hand the Armada their first loss in nine games. Alex Dostie and Kameron Kielly had first-period goals for the Islanders , who have won three straight.

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  2. QMJHL Roundup: Islanders top ArmadaRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | Times-Advocate

    Mark Grametbauer stopped all 34 shots he faced as the Charlottetown Islanders beat Blainville-Boisbriand 3-0 to hand the Armada their first loss in nine games. Alex Dostie and Kameron Kielly had first-period goals for the Islanders , who have won three straight.

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  3. Fort McMurray fire chiefs retires, says no regrets in handling of wildfireRead the original story w/Photo

    30 min ago | Cape Breton Post

    The fire chief who offered regular updates to Canadians during last May's enormous wildfire in Fort McMurray, Alta., has officially retired. Allen tells CTV News he his wife are moving to Vancouver to enjoy the ocean and milder winters, and he plans to spend some time on the speech circuit.

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  4. Whitney Pier rink to remain openRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Cape Breton Post

    A meeting, which attracted about 60 people, was held on Thursday evening to talk about the future of the building. Kim Sheppard, a member of the rink's board of directors, said a committee is in place and will work to keep the facility open.

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  5. Judge says Glace Bay man not guilty of sex offencesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Cape Breton Post

    Supreme Court Justice Robin Gogan said she was left with reasonable doubt after the alleged victim testified there were multiple occasions when she left her own daughter alone with the man she accused of sexually assaulting her for more than a decade. Kenneth Francis MacKillop, 69, was charged with eight counts of indecent assault, two counts of sexual intercourse with a female who was not his wife, two counts of sexual intercourse with a person under the age of 14 and a single count of buggery.

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  6. Swan Lake' to tour island this springRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Telegram

    Canada's Ballet JA rgen will bring the classic "Swan Lake" to Newfoundland this spring, with stops in St. John's, Grand Falls-Windsor, Corner Brook and Stephenville. The ballet company has put a twist on the classic tale of love and sacrifice, resetting it in the Fortress of Louisbourg, N.S. Tchaikovsky's famous score will remain, and 30 performers will dance to it in lavish 17th-century-inspired costumes.

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  7. Two Cape Bretoners face multiple drug offencesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Cape Breton Post

    One of two people charged this week with drug offences has been released from custody while the second is to have a bail hearing Monday. Matthew Isaiah Degaust, 19, of Holland Street, Reserve Mines, and Katelyn Taylor McInnis, 19, of Birkley Street, Glace Bay, are both charged with six counts of possession for the purpose of trafficking involving marijuana, cocaine, oxycodone, psilocybin and Ritalin.

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  8. Plea date set for Cheticamp man on sex offencesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Cape Breton Post

    George Maurice Reid, 68, of Muise Road is charged with two counts of gross indecency and a single count of exposing his genitals to an individual under the age of 14. The gross indecency offences are alleged to have occurred between October 1982 and November 1987 in the Cape Breton Regional Municipality while the exposure offence is alleged to have occurred between June and August 2016 in Westmount. SYDNEY - One of two people charged this week with drug offences has been released from custody while the second is to have a bail hearing Monday.

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  9. Growing healthy relationshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Cape Breton Post

    It starts off as someone you barely know before it's someone you bare your soul to. It builds into best friends before it's someone you would marry.

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  10. Glace Bay Panthers appealing for school hockey to resumeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Cape Breton Post

    "As soon as we found out last year that we were going to be hosting the provincials this year we've all been looking forward to it," said Logan Bresowar, a Grade 12 student at Glace Bay High School and a member of the Panthers hockey team. The job action resulted in the cancellation of all school sports.

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  11. Mix-up leaves North Sydney couple feeling they were denied justiceRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Cape Breton Post

    Joe Yorke and his partner, Diana Liosel, were scheduled to testify this week in Sydney provincial court in the case of Jonas Lee McDonald, 28, also of North Sydney. McDonald was charged with aggravated assault after he was alleged to have slugged Yorke in the face when Yorke answered the front door of his home around 9 p.m. on May 16, 2016.

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  12. Backyard livestock raising concerns in CBRMRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Cape Breton Post

    Earlene MacMullin recalls a visit to one home while on the campaign trail in her North Sydney district last fall where she was greeted by the resident rooster. I have never been more afraid of an animal in my entire life, and I've been chased by dogs.

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  13. Cape Bretoners look to get the village more involved in raising a childRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | CBC News

    Communities in western Cape Breton, N.S., came together this week to learn about caring for children in their early years. The one-day workshop drew about 70 people to the Wagmatcook Culture and Heritage Centre on Friday to talk about how they can better support children and families in their communities.

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  14. Nova Scotia to build on record tourism yearRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Chronicle Herald

    In Halifax last year, demand for rooms in hotels, motels and bed-and-breakfasts peaked in September when 88 per cent of those rooms were rented out. In July, the occupancy rate in Halifax for these establishments was 72 per cent and in August that rose to 81 per cent.

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  15. CBRM council should revisit heavy garbage pickup decisionRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Cape Breton Post

    With great fanfare recently it was announced that we would be constructing a second cruise ship berth for Sydney Harbour at a cost of $20 million, split evenly between the three levels of government. That's great news for Cape Breton.

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  16. BOOKS: Survivor talks horror of the Holocaust, finding success in HalifaxRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Chronicle Herald

    Enterprising, hard-working 'rags to riches' founders are not uncommon in family business success stories. What makes the life of Halifax businessman Simon Spatz truly unique - and compelling - is his truly miraculous escape from the Holocaust and his incredible resilience in rebuilding that life in Halifax, especially amidst the whispers of anti-Semitism in the immediate post-war years.

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  17. Blood Brothers To Embark on 30th Anniversary Uk TourRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    In celebration, the iconic musical will visit theatres across the country next year, opening on Tuesday 17 January at the New Victoria Theatre in Woking. Hailed as one of the best musicals of all time, Blood Brothers, written by award-winning playwright Willy Russell has triumphed across the globe.

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  18. Cape Breton candidate opts not to run for LiberalsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Cape Breton Post

    To the 531 people who signed to support me for the Liberal nomination in the riding of Sydney-Mira-Louisbourg, I wish to inform you that I will not be seeking the nomination due to the legislative contract that Premier Stephen McNeil's government imposed upon our teachers. I could not in all justification try to convince people to vote Liberal when I do not agree with the Liberal government's actions.

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  19. Sudden phone call puts P.E.I. man in middle of curling stardomRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Sackville Tribune-Post

    Larry Richards will get to cross an item off his bucket list next week, when he's making the ice for the Tim Horton's Brier. The annual national men's curling championship brings the top men's teams from each province together to compete for a chance to represent Canada at the annual world championships.

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  20. Second appeal favors controversial Watts Cove ramp, floatRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Herald Gazette

    Bryce Molloy stands in the spot on his Watts Cove property where he has wanted to build a ramp and float since the summer. The Board of Appeals directed the Planning Board to issue Bryce and Gail Molloy a shoreland zoning permit in a reversal of the Planning Board's Jan. 10 rejection of the application.

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