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. Heartworm found in Cape Breton dogRead the original story w/Photo

    25 min ago | The News

    For the first time since 2011, a case of the potentially fatal heartworm disease has been diagnosed in a Cape Breton dog. Dr. Charlotte Ramey of the Sydney Animal Hospital examines Piper, a 10-year-old Shih Tzu, for heartworm as part of an annual checkup on Tuesday, while the dog's owner Colleen MacNeil holds her in place.

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  2. Heartworm disease detected in Cape Breton dog for the 1st time in 5 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | CBC News

    The Sydney Animal Hospital is recommending all dogs be put on preventative medication after diagnosing a six-month-old puppy with heartworm last week. Heartworm is a highly infectious disease spread through mosquito bites where larvae from the bite matures into a worm that lives inside the dog's heart.

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  3. Samsondeen Yusuf, 22, of Windsor, went missing from a large boat on the St. Clair River on MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The London Free Press

    The body of a 22-year-old man who went missing Sunday evening from a large boat on the St. Clair River has been found. The OPP underwater search and recovery team recovered the body of Samsondeen Yusuf, a Windsor man, at about 2:50 p.m. Monday.

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  4. A Salt on the Senses: Craft Beer and Shellfish PairingsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Chronicle Herald

    The heart of summer is finally here and it's time to drink it all in. For me, that means time spent with family at a cottage or on the back deck with freshly steamed shellfish and a cool brew.

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  5. Cape Breton Crime Stoppers request help finding stolen vehicle in Glace BayRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Chronicle Herald

    Police responded to a report Friday of a stolen vehicle at Water Street and Wilcox Lane. According to a news release, the vehicle was stolen sometime overnight. Anyone with information is asked to call police at 902-563-5151 or anonymously contact Crime Stoppers at 902-562-8477 or 1-800-222-8477.

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  6. Glace Bay heading to Junior Little League nationals after defeating LancasterRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Chronicle Herald

    Liam Burke and the Glace Bay Miners swung their way to an Atlantic Canadian Junior Little League baseball championship last weekend at Table Head Field in Glace Bay. The host Glace Bay Miners twice came from behind and scored all of their runs in just two innings Sunday as they defeated Lancaster, N.B., 9-8 to win the Atlantic Canadian Junior Little League baseball championship at Table Head Field.

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  7. PhotoRead the original story

    Yesterday | Western Star

    Peacock eggs being incubated at the Huntington home. The Huntington's children are assisting in flipping the eggs every few hours.

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  8. Four charged in series of break and enters in CBRMRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Cape Breton Post

    Two of four people charged in connection with a series of break and enters are scheduled to make provincial court appearances this week. The four, two adult males and two youths , now face a total of 37 charges in connection with the crimes that occurred in various location throughout the Cape Breton Regional Municipality.

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  9. Westmount recognized for historic national significance by Canadian governmentRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | GlobalNews

    WATCH ABOVE: Representatives from the government of Canada gathered to recognize the national historic significance of the City of Westmount. Global's Matt Grillo reports.

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  10. Westjet adds Cape Breton flightsRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Chronicle Herald

    WestJet flights between Halifax and Sydney took off little more than a year ago but the airline is already planning to double the number of those flights to two per day. "WestJet has been looking to establish a stronger base in Atlantic Canada, hopefully Halifax, and we have been following that because it will give us more access to points east," says Adrian White, executive director of the Sydney and Area Chamber of Commerce.

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  11. Renovations continue at Kiwanis PoolRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Cape Breton Post

    It's out with the old tiles and in with the new tiles at the Kiwanis Pool as renovation work continues at the community facility. The Sydney pool closed July 1 - a month ahead of when it usually shuts down for its regular summer break - so that the second phase of renovation could get underway.

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  12. Animal houseRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Cape Breton Post

    These two piglets are being raised in the Huntington family home near Marion Bridge. Kelly Huntington, whose husband is manager of Two Rivers Wildlife Park, said they've often had to bring animals home that had to be hand-raised or watched until able to live at the park, including cougars, a moose, coyotes, a llama, red fox, fawns and otters.

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  13. Family of Scotchtown man killed in Alberta oil plant explosion want answersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBC News

    The family of a man killed in an explosion in Alberta earlier this year is questioning how and why he died. David Williams, 30, of Scotchtown, N.S., died after an explosion at the Nexen Long Lake Project in Fort McMurray, Alta., in January.

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  14. Cape Breton cops charge 4 after break-insRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Chronicle Herald

    Dylan Riley MacDonald, 18. of Balls Creek faces 20 charges, including break and enter, theft over $5,000, possession of property obtained by crime, flight from a peace officer, and several breaches of probation. MacDonald has been remanded to the Cape Breton Correctional Facility and is scheduled to appear in Sydney Provincial Court Tuesday.

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  15. Adventures: Mabel Bell: Seeing, but not hearing, the futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    BRETON ISLAND, N.S: When leaving Maison Fiset House in Cheticamp for dinner at All Aboard Restaurant, I mentioned to my local 'Ambassador', Dan Coffin, that women's histories particularly interested me. My mother had been plagued by deafness all her life and I was sorry to leave Cape Breton without visiting the Alexander Graham Bell Museum managed by Parks Canada in Baddeck.

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  16. Rants & Raves - " July 25Read the original story

    Yesterday | Cape Breton Post

    RAVE & RANT: For overdue crosswalk paint jobs. Nice to see CBRM's public works department finally got around to painting two prominent "zebra" striped crosswalks where Falmouth Street intersects George Street in Sydney last week.

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  17. Search continues for missing boaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The London Free Press

    A search continued Monday for a 22-year-old man who went missing Sunday evening from a large boat on the St. Clair River. Lambton OPP said in a press release Sunday that its officers were called out at approximately 7 p.m., and that members of the OPP Marine Unit, the St. Clair County Michigan dive team, Sarnia and Point Edward firefighters and the Canadian and U.S. coast guards were involved in the search.

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  18. Sydney Sooners sweep New Brunswick in Atlantic Major Little League finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Chronicle Herald

    Cole Stevens of the Sydney Sooners is set to deliver a pitch against the Glace Bay Colonels in the provincial Major Little League baseball championship at Cameron Bowl in Glace Bay. Trailing 3-2, the Sydney Sooners scored three runs in the sixth inning to defeat host Lancaster, N.B., 5-3 on Saturday and sweep the best-of-three Atlantic Canadian Major Little League baseball championship 2-0.

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  19. Emergency crews search St. Clair River for man who disappeared from yachtRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The London Free Press

    Emergency responders from both sides of the border were searching the St. Clair River Sunday evening after a 22-year-old man disappeared from a large cruiser yacht on the river. Lambton OPP said the search for the man, who was a passenger on the yacht, started about 7 p.m. Members of the OPP Marine Unit, St. Clair County Michigan Dive Team, Canadian and American Coast Guards, Sarnia and Point Edward Fire and Water Rescue participated in the search.

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  20. Mother says son getting blamed for explosion at Fort Mac facility, wants name clearedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | The Compass

    Bernice Williams, of Scotchtown, is comforted by her son Archie Williams, 27. Williams said Nexen officials are blaming her late son Dave Williams and another worker for the explosion at the Long Lake facility in Fort McMurray on Jan. 15, 2016, that took both their lives. She said the company is blaming the men and she wants her son's name cleared.

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