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  1. Over $100,000 in equipment stolen from Upper Sackville construction siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2017 | The Chronicle Herald

    Sometime between Nov. 24 at 5 p.m. and Nov. 26 at 3 p.m., thieves took equipment worth more than $100,000: Halifax District RCMP said in a news release that construction companies should take steps to secure their equipment during times no one is working. As well, the RCMP have increased patrols in areas targeted by thieves and those with construction sites.

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  2. Construction equipment stolen in Upper SackvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2017 | Truro Daily News

    Some time between 5 p.m. on November 24 and 3 p.m. on November 26, more than $100,000 of equipment was taken Anyone with information on the theft is asked to contact Halifax District RCMP at 902 490 5020.

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  3. Halifax school board seeks info on capital projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2017 | The Chronicle Herald

    The Halifax Regional School Board is pondering the question of what are the top areas in need of capital investment. At the regular monthly meeting on Wednesday night, board member Dave Wright, representative for Lower and Upper Sackville, introduced a motion that the Superintendent Elwin Leroux prepare a report highlighting the top three areas for new school construction or major capital renovation due to overcrowding and the top three highest priority schools needing capital improvement because of deteriorating conditions.

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  4. Preliminary inquiry set in South Rawdon murder of Laura RossRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2017 | The Chronicle Herald

    Laura Ross was found in a burned-out garage at a property on Highway 202 in South Rawdon on April 3. A preliminary inquiry will be held next September for an Upper Sackville man accused of murdering a woman in South Rawdon. The body of 27-year-old Laura Ross was found in a burned-out garage at a property on Highway 202 on April 3. The hearing in provincial court will determine if there is sufficient evidence for the case to proceed to a jury trial in Nova Scotia Supreme Court.

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  5. PHOTOS: Serving up meaningful meals at Knox United Church in Lower SackvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2017 | The Chronicle Herald

    Michelle Muggridge and Olivia Cooper serve up homemade apple crisp at the Sept. 21 Community Outreach Meal Event at Knox United Church in Lower Sackville.

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  6. PHOTOS: Yoga with bunniesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2017 | The Chronicle Herald

    There were plenty of smiles at a fundraiser for 10,000 Carrots Rabbit Rescue on Sunday, Sept. 17, at the Weir Recreation Hall in Upper Sackville.

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  7. Yoga with bunnies coming to SackvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2017 | The Chronicle Herald

    Imagine spending an early fall afternoon practising yoga with an assortment of cute and cuddly bunnies hopping around. That's going to be happening on Sunday, Sept.

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  8. Halifax police investigate truck crash on Joseph Howe DriveRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2017 | CBC News

    Halifax police are investigating after a tractor trailer overturned on Joseph Howe Drive early Saturday evening, landing on the sidewalk near the foot of a ramp off Highway 102. The crash knocked out a power pole and blocked traffic at the intersection for much of Saturday night.

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  9. Man makes brief court appearance in murder caseRead the original story

    Aug 29, 2017 | Truro Daily News

    An Upper Sackville man charged with second-degree murder in the April death of a woman in South Rawdon made a brief appearance in Shubenacadie provincial court Monday. The body of 27-year-old Laura Ross was found in a burned-out garage at a property on Highway 202 in South Rawdon on April 3. Wearing a red sweatshirt and close-cropped hair, Crowell was ushered in and out of the courtroom quickly Monday.

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  10. Man charged in death of 27-year-old woman makes brief court appearanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2017 | The Chronicle Herald

    An Upper Sackville man charged with second-degree murder in the April death of a woman in South Rawdon made a brief appearance in Shubenacadie provincial court Monday morning. The body of 27-year-old Laura Ross was found in a burned-out garage at a property on Highway 202 in South Rawdon on April 3. Joshua Eric Crowell, also 27, was arrested in Halifax in late July and charged with second-degree murder.

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  11. RCMP lay second degree murder charge on Upper Sackville man for South Rawdon homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2017 | Nova News Now

    The Northeast Nova Major Crimes Unit of the RCMP has charged an Upper Sackville man in the death of 27-year-old Laura Ross of South Rawdon earlier this year. Joshua Eric Crowell, also 27, was arrested without incident in Halifax and taken into police custody on July 26. Early July 27, Crowell was charged with second-degree murder.

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  12. RCMP lay second-degree murder charge in South Rawdon homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2017 | The Chronicle Herald

    The RCMP has charged an Upper Sackville man in the death of 27-year-old Laura Ross of South Rawdon, Hants County. "Today's charge is the direct result of the significant amount of time and resources dedicated to finding the person responsible for this tragic and untimely death," says Cpl.

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  13. 2nd-degree murder charge laid in fatal South Rawdon fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2017 | CBC News

    Members of the Brooklyn Volunteer Fire Department were at the scene of a fatal garage fire on South Rawdon Road on April 3. A man has been charged with second-degree murder of 27-year-old Laura Ross whose remains were found after a Hants County fire in April. Joshua Eric Crowell, 27, of Upper Sackville was arrested on Wednesday by the RCMP Northeast Nova Major Crimes Unit in Halifax.

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  14. Mystery behind the Midgic Airport: local legend or hidden history?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2017 | CBC News

    The mystery started for me with an old green hat I found in my parents' basement in Sackville. Across the front, it says Midgic Airport, all in white embroidered caps.

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  15. Five injured in multi-vehicle collision in Upper Sackville, N.S.: PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2017 | GlobalNews

    Emergency crews responded to the 2700 block of Sackville Drive before 4 p.m. The collision closed the road near Upper Sackville. RCMP say three of the five people were seriously injured, but there was no indication the injuries are life-threatening. They also say there were no fatalities.

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  16. Men who hid from police in trunk of seized car sentenced for home invasionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2017 | CBC News

    ... robbery and wearing masks in the commission of a crime. The pair took part in a violent home invasion in Upper Sackville in June 2015 and were helped by a third man, police informant Derek MacPhee. In an agreed statement of facts in the home ...

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  17. Multi-vehicle accident in Upper SackvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2017 | The Chronicle Herald

    Halifax Fire, EHS, and RCMP are on scene in the 2700-block of Sackville Drive in Upper Sackville at a multi-vehicle accident.

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  18. Fundraising for Cobequid Cultural centre starts WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2017 | The Chronicle Herald

    Curtains up! Plans for a multipurpose visual and performing arts and learning centre to be located in Upper Sackville will be outlined to the public Wednesday. The volunteer board of the Cobequid Cultural Society will tell everyone then what it has intended for its next act: a 750-seat centre for dance, theatre, musical acts for both amateur and professional performers, in addition to festivals, conferences and other events.

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  19. Informant called police to his home weeks before Terry Marriott Jr.'s murderRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | CBC News

    Sherri Borden Colley has been a reporter for more than 20 years. Many of the stories she writes are about social justice, race and culture, human rights and the courts.

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  20. Nova Scotia Election: Hammonds Plains-Lucasville candidatesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2017 | GlobalNews

    ... but all the ridings that it took from were NDP ridings in 2009. The former riding of Hammonds Plains-Upper Sackville elected people from all three major parties between 2009 and 1993. However, the longest run was three Progressive Conservative wins ...

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