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Kings County man, 25, dies in early-morning car crash

Kings County man, 25, dies in early-morning car crash

A 25-year-old Kings County man is dead after a single-vehicle crash early Sunday morning north of Aylesford.
Halifax's Mark de Jonge qualifies for Rio Olympics

Halifax's Mark de Jonge qualifies for Rio Olympics

Reigning two-time world champion Mark de Jonge will chase Olympic gold later this summer. The Halifax paddler is headed to Rio de Janeiro after qualifying to compete in the K-1 200 metres. He took the bronze medal in the same event in the London Olympics in 2012.
Court upholds ruling that NSLC discriminated against female manager

Court upholds ruling that NSLC discriminated against female manager

Eight years and still counting. That’s the way Pearl Kelly looks at her successful human rights complaint against the Nova Scotia Liquor Corp. for discriminating against her based on gender and her disability, an anxiety disorder linked to stress.
Three charged in wake of Valley drug raids

Three charged in wake of Valley drug raids

Police seized drugs, electronics and more than $20,000 in cash after searching two homes in Kings County on Thursday.
Man awaiting bail hearing in credit union robbery case charged with more bank heists

Man awaiting bail hearing in credit union robbery case charged with more bank heists

A man waiting for a bail hearing on a charge of robbing a Hants County credit union has been charged with robbing financial institutions in Halifax and Lower Sackville.
Port Cities brighten up CBC Searchlight finalists

Port Cities brighten up CBC Searchlight finalists

Cape Breton pop trio Port Cities has a weekend packed with anticipation lined up, playing two shows during a busy Canadian Music Week in Toronto followed by Monday’s wrap-up of public voting in the CBC Music Searchlight competition for new talent.
Leslie Greenwood's new trial in 2000 murder of couple set for January

Leslie Greenwood's new trial in 2000 murder of couple set for January

A new trial has finally been scheduled for a Nova Scotia man charged in connection with the Hells Angels-related killing of a Hants County couple 16 years ago.
Prostitution charges against lawyer dropped in light of new evidence

Prostitution charges against lawyer dropped in light of new evidence

The Crown has dropped three remaining charges laid against a Lower Sackville lawyer in connection with a 2014 prostitution investigation in Kings County.
C.B. family dynamics: The Weekend Healer packs emotional punch

C.B. family dynamics: The Weekend Healer packs emotional punch

The Weekend Healer has the incredible drama, poetry and imagery of Sam Shepherd, says Dora Award-winning director Dean Gabourie, who identifies “with the characters and their flaws and their socio-economic backgrounds. They break my heart. Their courage, their humanity, their sense of humour are the tools that have enabled them to move forward beyond deep tragedy that would have crushed some people."
Ex-Kings County man helps battle Fort Mac blaze

Ex-Kings County man helps battle Fort Mac blaze

While many former Nova Scotians were among the 88,000 people streaming out of the Fort McMurray area Tuesday, former Kings County resident Jack Cook was heading into the fire zone.