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06/27/2017 at 23:23. Facebook
“I think everybody is just generally sad.”

There’s shock and sadness on the campus of St. Francis Xavier University following the shooting death of former football star Ashton Dickson.
“I think everybody is just generally sad”

St. FX community mourns loss of former star football player

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06/27/2017 at 22:05. Facebook
“These two young men did something that I hope most people would do. They helped save someone’s life that night.”

Two Nova Scotia men are being hailed as heroes after successfully pulling a woman from a sinking vehicle.
These two young men did something that I hope most people would

Young N.S. men hailed as heroes for rescuing woman from sinking vehicle

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06/27/2017 at 19:10. Facebook
“We worry that if people are going to go across the border to go get beer, who knows what else they’re going to buy there that they could just as easily be buying here."

Starting Monday, a case of 24 cans at NB Liquor stores will cost beer lovers $36, which is down from $43.
We worry that if people are going to go across the border

Amherst mayor worried cheap N.B. beer will have consumers crossing border

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Karen Alderson
Hector Campbell
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06/27/2017 at 17:24. Facebook
Halifax Regional Police responded to a report of an injured person at a building on Primrose Street at 8:21 p.m. on April 29, 2011.

When officers arrived, they found 39-year-old Angela Patricia Hall in the hallway. She was taken to hospital, where she died a short time later.
Halifax Regional Police responded to a report of an injured person at

Halifax man charged with second-degree murder in woman's 2011 death

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Marlene Robichaud
Darlene Cechetto
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06/27/2017 at 15:30. Facebook
Davis Joseph Prosper, who is in his early 20s, assaulted the girl while she was texting her boyfriend in her bedroom on the Eskasoni First Nation in August 2015, according to the ruling.

Judge James Chipman said he was satisfied Prosper, who is currently unemployed and living with his uncle, took responsibility for his actions and expressed remorse.
Davis Joseph Prosper who is in his early 20s assaulted the girl

Judge rejects lengthy jail term for N.S. man who sexually assaulted teenage friend

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06/27/2017 at 13:12. Facebook
“We adapted it so everybody feels like they're part of the same team, not excluded. Benches basically tilt up so they can actually sit back with the other kids, so there are a lot of obstacles that are no longer there.”

The field boasts Astroturf that prevents craters and dust, as well as flat mounds, a new scoreboard and wheelchair-accessible dugouts
We adapted it so everybody feels like theyre part of the same

Moncton opens Atlantic Canada’s first accessible baseball diamond

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06/26/2017 at 23:43. Facebook
“My husband is 86 years old. He's got to put up with all this crap.”
“My husband is 86 years old He's got to put up with all this crap”

N.S. couple ‘disturbed’ by dirty diapers scattered across community

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Pat Hubley
Paul John Holland
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06/26/2017 at 22:49. Facebook
“It's way overdue. Bu it takes something like this to get people to get up off their butts and do something.”

A group organizing a public meeting to address the rash of teen suicides in Cape Breton says the response they have received from the community has been overwhelming.
Its way overdue Bu it takes something like this to get people

Dozens attend meeting in North Sydney to address string of teen suicides

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Shauna Hodgson
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06/26/2017 at 20:11. Facebook
A former football star at St. Francis Xavier University has been identified as the victim of a fatal shooting in Ottawa Sunday night.
A former football star at St Francis Xavier University has been identified

Former St. FX football star Ashton Dickson dies in Ottawa shooting

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Jennifer Dow
Tim Kelly-Gray
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06/26/2017 at 18:13. Facebook
RCMP say the sign at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Alberton was vandalized at some point overnight Friday.
RCMP say the sign at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Alberton

P.E.I. RCMP investigating vandalism to church's anti-abortion sign

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Emily Heim
Donna Whitman
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06/26/2017 at 16:37. Facebook
Along with Gary Howsam, producer of the hit television show, and Halifax bar owner Brad Hartlin, the Trailer Park Boys have bought up the Halifax landmark Economy Shoe Shop Cafe and Bar from local businessman Victor Syperek.

In the same deal, the business partners also acquired the former Seahorse Tavern space, a live-music venue located below the Shoe Shop, and brokered the joint ownership...
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Along with Gary Howsam producer of the hit television show and Halifax

Trailer Park Boys add landmark Halifax eatery, bars to growing business empire

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Nathan Mott
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06/26/2017 at 14:16. Facebook
Marc LeCouffe of the Fisheries Department says some of the whales have been tagged with satellite trackers, which could make it easier to find the drifting carcasses.

He says they could look at hauling one of the massive mammals to shore for a post-mortem examination, but are racing against time before they decompose too much.
Marc LeCouffe of the Fisheries Department says some of the whales have

Fisheries officials trying to determine what caused death of six right whales

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06/26/2017 at 13:18. Facebook
“It's a beautiful place. It's gorgeous, so yes, we're very happy to be honoured with that.”

The list of 10 best places to visit in Canada was put together by travel writers for USA Today. On Friday, it was revealed St. Andrews By- the-Sea was the top pick.
Its a beautiful place Its gorgeous so yes were very happy to

USA Today names St. Andrews, N.B. best place to visit in Canada

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Amanda Sandieson
Phil Gammon
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06/25/2017 at 22:04. Facebook
"Not one more suicide, not one more family hurting, not one more young person feeling so alone they make that decision.”

The rash of young people taking their own lives by suicide in Cape Breton has community members taking a stand against bullying.
Not one more suicide not one more family hurting not one more

Anti-bullying walk planned in Cape Breton following string of teen suicides

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Bryan Landru
Monica Chiasson
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06/25/2017 at 19:42. Facebook
It's been said that Canadians are not brash about their patriotism, but you wouldn't know it from the variety of merchandise, big and small, being snapped up in advance of Canada's 150th birthday July 1.
Its been said that Canadians are not brash about their patriotism but

From condoms to caskets: Merchandise marks Canada's 150th birthday

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Matt McNamara
Dianne Mccue
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06/25/2017 at 18:21. Facebook
Police in New Brunswick have blocked off part of a street in downtown Moncton following a report of gunshots.
Police in New Brunswick have blocked off part of a street in

Police operation unfolds in Moncton following report of gunshots

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Bill Kelley
Michel Fougère
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06/25/2017 at 17:52. Facebook
A marine mammal expert says the fate of critically endangered species could hang in the balance as the death toll of North Atlantic right whales found floating in the Gulf of St. Lawrence rises to six.
A marine mammal expert says the fate of critically endangered species could

Rising right whale death toll could be "catastrophic": marine biologist

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Brian Russell
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06/25/2017 at 14:05. Facebook
Over the past 12 years, six provinces have banned junk food from schools, and a new study says the measure is having a positive impact on student health.
Over the past 12 years six provinces have banned junk food from

Banning of junk food sales in Canadian schools having a positive effect: study

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Sharon Conrad
Jackie Barrett
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06/24/2017 at 21:45. Facebook
"They would tell him to go kill himself and go shoot yourself in the face."

The family of a young transgender teenager who took his own life is calling on the Nova Scotia government to do more to address what they’re calling a suicide crisis in Cape Breton.
"They would tell him to go kill himself and go shoot yourself in the face"

‘It’s definitely a crisis’: Family of N.S. teen who died by suicide calling for mental health education

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Tracy Culligan-O'Rourke
Diane MacDougall
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06/24/2017 at 18:02. Facebook
Some parents in Cape Breton are taking matters into their own hands, hoping a gathering Monday in North Sydney will lead to solutions to a recent string of teen suicides and bullying.
Some parents in Cape Breton are taking matters into their own hands

‘One child is too many’: Cape Breton parents plan public meeting to address rash of suicides

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