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Sydney judge allows Crown to use contested video statement at Barrett murder trial

Sydney judge allows Crown to use contested video statement at Barrett murder trial

SYDNEY - The Crown in Thomas Barrett's second-degree murder trial has won its case to use testimony from a witness who died more than two years ago.
New Saint Mary's Huskies football coach coming from Vanier Cup champs: sources

New Saint Mary's Huskies football coach coming from Vanier Cup champs: sources

Saint Mary's has selected a head football coach to replace Perry Marchese and he comes with an impressive resume.
Savage, former mayor Peter Kelly ponder another run for post

Savage, former mayor Peter Kelly ponder another run for post

With eight months to go before the municipal election, there has yet to be a single person to declare their intention to seek the city’s top job.
Landon Webb heading to small options home: 'It will be a lot better'

Landon Webb heading to small options home: 'It will be a lot better'

Big changes are coming for Landon Webb and he's ready.
Chester startup Sustane claims I-3 technology prize

Chester startup Sustane claims I-3 technology prize

A Chester-based outfit will break ground this spring on a $15-million advanced recycling facility for municipal solid waste. And Sustain Technologies Inc. is already winning awards for its system
Witness admits fear in testifying about accused in Glace Bay murder

Witness admits fear in testifying about accused in Glace Bay murder

“You’re afraid to say anything about Tom Barrett now, aren’t you?” With that question from Crown attorney Diane McGrath, Shawn Chislett seemingly had no other option but to agree.
CHRIS COCHRANE: New SMU football coach from outside region

CHRIS COCHRANE: New SMU football coach from outside region

Saint Mary’s athletic director Kevin Downie, a former varsity athlete and later a practising lawyer, isn’t the type of guy given to gushing over a new coach.
Kings Co. sexual assault victim says she can 'move on' after attacker sentenced

Kings Co. sexual assault victim says she can 'move on' after attacker sentenced

A Kings County woman says she's able to smile again now that the man who sexually assaulted her and threatened to release a video recording he secretly made of the encounter is heading to jail for almost nine years.

McNeil says he's willing to alter changes to seniors Pharmacare program

Premier Stephen McNeil says controversial changes to the seniors Pharmacare program could be altered before everything is finalized on April 1.

Halifax police, RCMP to announce plan to combat human trafficking

Halifax Regional Police and the Halifax District RCMP will roll out a new initiative Thursday to help combat human trafficking, according to HRP Chief J.M. Blais.