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2 men charged in separate incidents of sexual assault, assault against women in Halifax

2 men charged in separate incidents of sexual assault, assault against women in Halifax

A New Brunswick man has been charged with sexual assault and a Halifax man faces charges related to an assault with a knife in two separate incidents against women overnight Sunday in Halifax.
Saulnierville man, 19, dead after car plunges into lake

Saulnierville man, 19, dead after car plunges into lake

A 19-year-old Saulnierville man is dead after his car plunged into a lake in Bangor, Digby County, late Sunday morning.
Achilles the dog recovering from burns suffered in New Minas fire

Achilles the dog recovering from burns suffered in New Minas fire

Meanwhile, the New Minas Rotary Club works is working to get his owners, the Sherman family, back into their home.
Expectations high for Nova Scotia’s Canada Games canoe-kayak team

Expectations high for Nova Scotia’s Canada Games canoe-kayak team

Nova Scotia paddlers have dominated the Canada Games medal standings for years. In 2013, they collected nearly half of the province's 56 medals.
Lunenburg RCMP seek help locating missing Farmington man

Lunenburg RCMP seek help locating missing Farmington man

Joshua Maxwell Slauenwhite, 29, was last seen at home on Friday at 4 p.m.
CHRIS COCHRANE: Tribute to boxer Dave Downey designed to help a community

CHRIS COCHRANE: Tribute to boxer Dave Downey designed to help a community

Halifax boxing icon Dave Downey is looking forward to a special Friday night celebration at Casino Nova Scotia, where friends and fans can come together to pay tribute to the man who made the Canadian middleweight boxing title his own personal property in the late 1960s and through most of the 1970s.
Kings County beach reopened for swimming after water tests come back clear

Kings County beach reopened for swimming after water tests come back clear

Aylesford Lake beach had been closed Tuesday because of high bacteria levels in the water.
Halifax police probe supermarket stabbing, crash that destroyed parked car

Halifax police probe supermarket stabbing, crash that destroyed parked car

Police were called to a stabbing at a Dartmouth supermarket late Friday afternoon and a crash in Clayton Park that destroyed one parked car and damaged four others early Saturday.
Couple found in burned-out home died in homicide-suicide, RCMP say

Couple found in burned-out home died in homicide-suicide, RCMP say

The husband and wife were found in the home they owned.
Shipbreaking of former navy oiler HMCS Preserver to occur in Sydney Harbour

Shipbreaking of former navy oiler HMCS Preserver to occur in Sydney Harbour

Marine Recycling Corp. of Port Colborne, Ont., won a $12.6-million contract to scrap the former HMCS Preserver, a decommissioned Canadian naval auxiliary oiler replenishment vessel, and the auxiliary research vessel Quest.