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 CBC Nova Scotia News Headlines

Family fear for safety of soldier jailed after trying to kill himself

Cpl. Thomas Dixon was sent to an Edmonton jail after a suicide attempt.

The family of a soldier from Halifax are afraid for his life as he struggles with what he believes to be an undiagnosed case of post-traumatic stress disorder.

Fri, 24 Oct 2014 20:05:26 EDT

14 Wing Greenwood planes leave to join ISIS fight

Planes prepare for deployment.

Two military aircraft left 14 Wing Greenwood Friday night to join the mission against ISIS.

Fri, 24 Oct 2014 18:17:04 EDT

Offshore project battling 'serious' water woes

Andrew Younger did not say how long the ban would last.

Encana has had to extend a planned shutdown of its Deep Panuke natural gas project off Nova Scotia to deal with unexpectedly high levels of water coming up with the natural gas its pumping from beneath the ocean floor.

Fri, 24 Oct 2014 15:23:55 EDT

Cape Breton man serves 8 months in prison before conviction tossed


A court threw out a drug conviction against a Cape Breton man because police produced no evidence he was connected to the apartment where the drug bust occurred.

Fri, 24 Oct 2014 16:54:12 EDT

Downpour floods Halifax streets

North and Dublin streets in the North End.

An afternoon downpour left some Halifax streets flooded for the commute home on Friday.

Fri, 24 Oct 2014 16:09:36 EDT

 Cape Breton Post News Headlines

Clarke hoping to host Chinese delegation this spring

SYDNEY — Building on his trip to China last week, Cape Breton Regional Municipality Mayor Cecil Clarke is hopeful a Chinese delegation of government officials, businessmen and educators will visit Cape Breton in March.
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 22:40:57 -0400

Society wants residential hospice facility established in Cape Breton

'The need for hospice is great'
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 22:06:22 -0400

Orange and white 'zebra' crosswalks to keep drivers on Sydney's George Street alert

SYDNEY — Sports fans and concertgoers who walk across George Street to attend hockey games and live performances at Centre 200 can now do so by using one of two colourfully painted crosswalks.
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 22:02:31 -0400

Fifth annual Christmas Daddies fundraiser begins next month

NORTH SYDNEY — Bob MacDonald's first introduction to music was as a lad of about four or five.
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 18:35:07 -0400

Northside Printers in business for 43 years

NORTH SYDNEY — When Robert Phillips started his printing business from scratch in 1971, he was told he wouldn't last six months.
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 17:35:31 -0400

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