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  1. Sobeys donate $6.5 million to fund for students at N.S. community collegeRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    The family behind the Sobeys grocery empire is donating $6.5 million to improve educational facilities and provide bursaries to future students facing barriers in Nova Scotia. Several members of the Sobeys family gathered at the Nova Scotia Community College on the Dartmouth waterfront today to announce the hefty financial endowment that will go to students at all 13 of its campuses.

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  2. Rights group loses battle to help former child refugeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Chronicle Herald

    ... - a country so dangerous Canadian officials can't even travel to some parts of it. His sister, who resides in Dartmouth and spoke with The Chronicle Herald back in April, said they have no familial or cultural ties whatsoever to the country they ...

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  3. Teen killer remains in adult jail in 'shocking' case of segregationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | CBC News

    ... be held in segregation. The teen was 15 when in August 2014 he stabbed to death 28-year-old Daniel Pellerin in a Dartmouth parking lot. He subsequently pleaded guilty to second-degree murder and was given an intensive rehabilitative custody and ...

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  4. Pet a dead shark and climb aboard an icebreaker at BIO's open houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | CBC News

    ... of Oceanography only opens its doors to the public once every five years, a tradition that began shortly after the Dartmouth, N.S., facility was established in 1962. Over the next few days, thousands of people will pass through BIO's gates and get a ...

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  5. FedEx ordered to pay up after late delivery of horse semen to Nova Scotia breederRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | National Post

    ... service on May 2 to deliver the sample, which was packaged on ice. Anticipating that the package would arrive in Dartmouth the next day, May 3, McKendrick arranged for a veterinarian to come and inject her mare with hormones to trigger ovulation. ...

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  6. Former boxing champion pleads guilty to gun-related chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | The Chronicle Herald

    A Canada Games boxing champion has pleaded guilty to a firearm-related charge from a police chase on the outskirts of Dartmouth last winter. Markel Jason Downey, 21, of Cole Harbour was one of three young men arrested after police stopped a vehicle on the Forest Hills Extension on March 14. Two guns were thrown from the vehicle during the chase, which ended near the Highway 118 interchange.

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  7. Sydney Sooners bench boss McEachern named coach of the yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 18 | Cape Breton Post

    ... league final series after a sweep of the Truro Bearcats in the semifinal round. Sydney awaits the winner of the Dartmouth Moosehead Dry/Halifax Pelham Molson Canadians semifinal that will be determined tonight. "It's always nice when your peers ...

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  8. Jake Pelham named Nova Scotia Senior Baseball League's MVPRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 18 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... average, was fourth in runs scored with 21 and fourth in home runs with four. All-stars were: catcher Dan Comeau, Dartmouth; first base and left-handed pitcher Devin Mahoney of Sydney; second base Darson Murphy of Truro; shortstop Jeff Chisholm of ...

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  9. Nova Scotia Youth Choir 2017 concert tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 18 | The Chronicle Herald

    Young choral singers will gather as the Nova Scotia Youth Choir, under the direction of guest conductor Rachel Rensink-Hoff, to present concerts in Lunenburg, Truro and Dartmouth on Sept. 23-24.

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  10. Alleged cocaine smuggler consents to remand; 'I have no place to go,'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 18 | The Chronicle Herald

    Jacques John Grenier, 68, is charged with possession of cocaine for the purpose of trafficking, importing cocaine, and conspiracy to import cocaine. A man allegedly caught smuggling 273 kilograms of cocaine into the country on his sailboat on Labour Day weekend will remain in custody until his next court appearance Oct. 16. Jacques John Grenier, 68, appeared in Halifax provincial court Monday via a video link from the Central Nova Scotia Correctional Facility in Dartmouth.

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  11. Funeral for Lake Loon homicide victim set for WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 18 | CBC News

    ... homicide victim whose body was discovered on Thursday evening in the community of Lake Loon on the outskirts of Dartmouth, N.S. An obituary describes Sparks as a well-respected young man from Cherry Brook who had a passion for cooking and was ...

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  12. Butcher wins Dartmouth Dodge 200 on pro stock tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 17 | The Guardian

    Cole Butcher of Porter's Lake, N.S. drove his No. 53 Atlantic Tiltload Chevrolet to victory lane in the season finale Dartmouth Dodge 200 for the Parts for Trucks Pro Stock Tour this weekend.

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  13. Wildcats squeak out 1-0 win over Islanders in N.S. Major Midget Hockey LeagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 17 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... 6, Tradesmen 1: Ben Allison, Chase Carter, Daniel Surette, Riley Spears, Luke Wilson and Isaac Chapman scored in Dartmouth's win. Kinnon Williams replied for the Tradesmen. Wolfpack 3, Mustangs 2 (SO): Matthew Spence and Brian Grandy scored as Cole ...

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  14. Sydney Sooners complete sweep of Truro Bearcats in NSSBL playRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 17 | The Chronicle Herald

    The Sydney Sooners completed their sweep of the Truro Bearcats to advance to the final in the Nova Scotia Senior Baseball League. The Sooners won 7-5 on Saturday and await the winner of the Dartmouth Moosehead Dry and Halifax Pelham Molson Canadians series, which heads to a deciding Game 5 on Tuesday, 7:30 p.m. at Beazley Field.

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  15. Sooners bounce Bearcats from playoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 17 | Truro Daily News

    The Bearcats were swept from the Nova Scotia Senior Baseball League playoffs after a 7-5 loss to the Sydney Sooners. Sydney won the best-of-five series 3-0 and will face either the Dartmouth Moosehead Dry or Halifax Pelham Canadians in the final.

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  16. Ten diverse technology companies from across Canada selected for Lazaridis Scale-Up ProgramRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 17 | Newkerala.com

    ... (Victoria, B.C.) 5.7shifts (Saskatoon, Sask.) 6.Showpass (Calgary, Alta.) 7.Spring Loaded Technology (Dartmouth, N.S.) 8.Terramera (Vancouver, B.C.) 9.Unata (Toronto, Ont.) 10.Vendasta (Saskatoon, Sask.) "We are so impressed with the depth of ...

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  17. Halifax council to consider studying bacteria in Lake Banook, Lake MicmacRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 17 | CBC News

    ... counts. (The Associated Press) When Coun. Sam Austin took his two kids to Birch Cove Beach at Lake Banook in Dartmouth, N.S., this summer, there was a problem he regularly encountered. "It felt like every other day, Birch Cove was open and then it ...

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  18. Sydney Sooners advance to NSSBL finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 15 | Cape Breton Post

    ... allowing eight hits and striking out seven. John Chapman was tagged with the loss. Sydney will face either the Dartmouth Moosehead Dry or the Halifax Pelham Molson Canadians in the championship series. The Dry lead the best-of-five semifinal series ...

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  19. NSSBL: Dartmouth Moosehead Dry look to end series with Halifax Pelham SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 15 | The Chronicle Herald

    The Dartmouth Moosehead Dry will look to wrap up their Nova Scotia Senior Baseball League semifinals series with the Halifax Pelham Molson Canadians on Saturday at 7:30 p.m. at Mainland Common. The Dry took a 2-1 lead in the best-of-five series on Thursday night with a 9-1 victory.

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  20. RCMP investigating suspicious death of man, 22, in Lake LoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 15 | CBC News

    Halifax RCMP are investigating what they are calling the suspicious death of a 22-year-old man in Lake Loon, just outside of Dartmouth, N.S. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Halifax District RCMP at 902-490-5020 or anonymously through Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS .

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