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 CBC Nova Scotia News Headlines

Charges dropped against woman with intellectual disabilities

Nichele Benn 20140115

A Nova Scotia woman with intellectual disabilities has had all charges against her dropped.

Thu, 26 Mar 2015 09:02:06 EDT

CBC cuts undermining corporation's core, journalism prof says

Denise Wilson announced the cuts Thursday afternoon.

Denise Wilson, the senior managing director for Atlantic Canada, said the cuts are part of the 2020 strategy announced in June.

Thu, 26 Mar 2015 13:49:47 EDT

Tranquillity Tours says it will refund couple for cancelled trip

Sharon McDougall

New Brunswick-headquartered Tranquillity Tours says it’s sending out a cheque to a New Waterford, N.S., couple who’ve been waiting for a refund for six months on a cancelled bus tour to the United States.

Thu, 26 Mar 2015 16:27:48 EDT

Canada Bread move secures future for bakery started in 1946

Dan Lockhart said the jobs are great news for people looking for work.

Nova Scotia is losing its Canada Bread factory, but the move to New Brunswick will extend the life of a Woodstock institution that began as a small bakery at the end of the Second World War.

Thu, 26 Mar 2015 19:41:10 EDT

How do you talk to your kids about potential dangers on the internet?


This week CBC Radio’s Mainstreet is continuing to cover the anxieties people have about digital technology.

Thu, 26 Mar 2015 12:31:08 EDT

 Cape Breton Post News Headlines

Man shares mental health struggles with CBU students

SYDNEY — Moments before he was to go onstage at the Boardmore Playhouse on Thursday night to talk about his experiences with mental illness, Mark Henick felt this time would be different.
Thu, 26 Mar 2015 22:34:03 -0400

CBU professor leads discussion monarchyon Canada's loyalty to royalty

SYDNEY — It would be much easier for the United Kingdom to abolish the monarchy than it would for Canada to divest itself of the Royal Family, says a local political scientist.
Thu, 26 Mar 2015 22:29:14 -0400

CBRM transit budget to remain stable this year

Route changes still expected as service to Cape Breton University enhanced
Thu, 26 Mar 2015 20:59:07 -0400

Middle River man to enter pleas on impaired driving charges

SYDNEY —A Middle River man is scheduled to return to provincial court next month to enter pleas on charges stemming from a fatal impaired driving accident.
Thu, 26 Mar 2015 20:32:57 -0400

New Waterford man facing multiple offences

SYDNEY — A New Waterford man is scheduled back in provincial court Monday after being charged with 10 assault and weapons offences.
Thu, 26 Mar 2015 20:32:07 -0400

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