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 CBC Nova Scotia News Headlines

Lawyers for Rehtaeh Parsons suspects want Crown to testify


Defence lawyers for two teenagers accused in the Rehtaeh Parsons case will be in Halifax provincial court Wednesday afternoon to argue that a Nova Scotia Crown attorney should be called to testify.

Wed, 23 Apr 2014 10:45:09 EDT

Nova Scotia's school review process revamped, again


The Nova Scotia government is once again changing the way underused schools are closed in the province in hopes of making the process less confrontational.

Wed, 23 Apr 2014 15:41:09 EDT

El Nino forecast suggests next winter will be warm


Good news: Next winter won't be nearly as cold and snowy as the one we just endured, climatologists predict.

Wed, 23 Apr 2014 12:40:35 EDT

Gas price jump 'doesn't make sense'


Drivers looking for a good reason for major gasoline price jumps across Canada overnight will be left lacking, as the usual seasonal influences don't add up to those types of increases.

Wed, 23 Apr 2014 11:46:00 EDT

Oak Island protections sought by Nova Scotia NDP

Oak Island

The Nova Scotia NDP is proposing stronger protections for Oak Island, long to focal point of treasure hunters searching for long-lost pirate loot.

Wed, 23 Apr 2014 12:41:42 EDT

 Cape Breton Post News Headlines

Sydney man remanded in connection with Mayflower Mall weapon incident

SYDNEY —A 35-year-old Sydney man has been remanded pending the outcome of a bail hearing Friday on charges stemming from a brief lockdown this week of the Mayflower Mall in Sydney.
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 15:23:24 -0400

Two charged in Sydney Mines shooting incident

SYDNEY —Two people charged in connection with a shooting incident Monday at a Sydney Mines housing project have been remanded pending the outcome of a bail hearing Friday.
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 15:17:01 -0400

CBRM efforts to secure ownership of Sydney harbour bottom delayed

Economic development manager says municipality now hopes to complete the process by mid-June
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 15:11:52 -0400

Nova Scotia government introduces new legislation for school reviews

HALIFAX — The Nova Scotia government has introduced legislation outlining a new review process for school closures.
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 14:51:10 -0400

Sydney-based Family Resource Place to receive additional funding

SYDNEY — The Sydney-based Cape Breton Family Resource Place is among the 26 centres across the province to receive additional funding this year from the provincial government.
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 14:38:18 -0400

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