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POLICE REPORT: Dangerous driving call leads to trespassing arrest

POLICE REPORT: Dangerous driving call leads to trespassing arrest

Officers located the vehicle in question on the Bedford Highway, near Flamingo Drive. Police said the occupants fled the vehicle on foot, but a canine unit tracked down one suspect, who will be charged with trespassing by night.
Liverpool man goes missing; RCMP seek public help

Liverpool man goes missing; RCMP seek public help

Thomas McAllister Burke, 28, was last seen at his residence in Liverpool near midnight on Sunday.
Rough ride for Lafarge’s retreaded tire-burning plan

Rough ride for Lafarge’s retreaded tire-burning plan

The Lafarge plan to burn 30 per cent of the one million tires Nova Scotians scrap every year at its cement plant doesn't seem to fall in line with the province's past recycling practices.
Prime minister to march in Halifax Pride parade

Prime minister to march in Halifax Pride parade

Halifax Pride tweeted Monday that Justin Trudeau will participate in the parade and the PM tweeted back 'See you there!'
Driver airlifted to hospital after Highway 101 crash

Driver airlifted to hospital after Highway 101 crash

Fire crews cut the roof off the car to remove the driver after the car ended up on its side in the eastbound lanes of the highway. 
CBRM names Marie Walsh new chief administrative officer

CBRM names Marie Walsh new chief administrative officer

Walsh, who was hired as Cape Breton Regional Municipality's director of finance in 2007 and was named chief financial officer in 2014, holds bachelor of business administration degrees from Cape Breton University and St. Francis Xavier.
Health authority finds 337 breaches of patient confidentiality dating back to 2006

Health authority finds 337 breaches of patient confidentiality dating back to 2006

The breaches were found during two separate investigations, and involve six employees. They range from unauthorized access to poor handling of documents.
Toronto woman gets bail on charges of smuggling heroin laced with carfentanil

Toronto woman gets bail on charges of smuggling heroin laced with carfentanil

Mithusha Poobalasingam, 22, was released on a $100,000 recognizance with house arrest and her parents as sureties. Co-accused Geevan Nagendran, 37, also of Toronto, is expected to seek bail later this week.
Police ask for help finding missing Dartmouth girl, 15

Police ask for help finding missing Dartmouth girl, 15

Authorities are asking the public for help in finding missing Dartmouth teen Emma Hutt. According to a Halifax Regional Police news release, the 15-year-old was last seen last Wednesday when she left a residence in the 200 block of Pleasant Street.
Statistics show dip in impaired driving charges in June compared to May

Statistics show dip in impaired driving charges in June compared to May

Police in Nova Scotia charged 55 motorists with impaired driving during the month of June. That's down from May, when 76 drivers were charged with similar offences.