Friday, December 14, 2018
ANTIGONISH: A man awaiting sentencing on a sexual assault conviction has died. William Roger MacLellan, who was convicted of sexual assault last year, passed away on April 5, the day before he was set to receive sentencing. Crown attorney Thomas Kayter...
FRANKVILLE: On March 9, the RCMP Street Crime Enforcement Unit of Antigonish/ Guysborough County searched a home in Frankville and quantities of marijuana and prescription pills were seized. The same home was searched yesterday by RCMP, and quantities of marijuana and...
PORT HAWKESBURY: Two people were arrested and charged with drug offences following a police search of a residence in the town. On April 3, Inverness District RCMP's Street Crime Enforcement Unit seized oxycodone, hydromorphone, dextroamphetamine, and clonzaepam, resulting in the...
AULD’S COVE: The RCMP is investigating a fatal collision which took place last weekend and closed the Canso Causeway for several hours. At around 2:49 p.m. on April 1, a collision occurred between a truck and a cyclist at the...
ARICHAT: The Cape Breton Partnership (CBP) will spend several weeks working on two studies regarding Point Tupper’s industrial activity, including a look at one of the Strait area’s largest employers and a breakdown of the community’s readiness for further...
PORT HAWKESBURY: A prominent local businessman is facing several charges in violation of the country’s elections act. On March 27, Commissioner of Canada Elections, Yves Côté, announced that Joseph Patrick Shannon faces five charges under the Canada Elections Act, as requested by...
ARICHAT: Concerns from four members of Richmond County’s municipal Policy Committee, including an elected councillor and three members of the public, have delayed the municipality’s efforts to approve a new Travel and Expense Policy that would see municipal expense...
PORT HASTINGS:Police arrested two men for drug offences after a traffic stop on March 27. Inverness District RCMP's Street Crime Enforcement Unit arrested the men, who are from Newfoundland and Labrador. The traffic stop occurred on Highway 105 in Port Hastings at...
ARICHAT: Despite pledging to push the federal and provincial governments to fund individual tourism developments throughout Richmond County, municipal officials received an angry reaction Monday evening for their decision to withdraw from a multi-million-dollar county-wide tourism strategy Councillors voted 3-1...
ANTIGONISH: The province is investing more than $500,000 in improved facilities for veterans, seniors, people with disabilities, and their families in Antigonish. Finance and Treasury Board Minister Randy Delorey announced the funding today, on behalf of Tony Ince, Minister of...
- Advertisement -
Do NOT follow this link or you will be banned from the site!