RCMP is asking for assistance from the public to locate 35-year-old Matthew Simon Harrie

**** RCMP Media Release Colchester County District RCMP is asking for assistance from the public to locate 35-year-old Matthew Simon Harrie, who is missing from the Wittenburg area in Colchester County. He was last seen September 20 at approximately 2:30 p.m. Harrie is described as white, with black hair and brown eyes. He is 5-foot-10 […]

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Missing person: Help the RCMP find Colton James Cook

**** RCMP Media Release Missing person: Help the RCMP find Colton James Cook ​ Yarmouth County RCMP is asking for assistance from the public to locate 26-year-old Colton James Cook, who is missing from Brooklyn in Yarmouth County. He was last seen at 11 p.m. on September 25. ​ Cook is described as white,​ brown […]

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Today is Police and Peace Officers’ National Memorial Day

**** RCMP Media Release Today is Police and Peace Officers’ National Memorial Day, a time to pay tribute to the hard work, dedication and sacrifices made by Canadian police and peace officers. The RCMP will honour our fallen colleagues today through virtual memorial services at the RCMP Depot Training Academy and on Parliament Hill. Across […]

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No New Cases of COVID-19

**** HEALTH/WELLNESS Media Release No New Cases of COVID-19 —————————————————————- As of today, Sept. 27, Nova Scotia has one active case of COVID-19. No new cases were identified Saturday, Sept. 26. Nova Scotia Health Authority’s labs completed 878 Nova Scotia tests on Sept. 26. To date, Nova Scotia has 92,348 negative test results, 1,087 positive […]

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Halifax Regional Police are investigating a robbery that occurred in Halifax.​

**** HRP Media Release Police Investigate Robbery​ ​ Halifax Regional Police are investigating a robbery that occurred this morning in Halifax.​ ​ At 9:40 a.m. on September 26th, ​ 2020, officers responded to a report of a robbery at the Petro Canada Service Station located at 7015 Bayers Road, Halifax. A lone male suspect entered the […]

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Nocturne 2020: Echolocation

**** Info via Nocturne Nocturne: Art at Night celebrates contemporary professional art in K’jipuktuk/Halifax. Through our festival and additional programming, we use art as a catalyst for connection. The completely free annual event showcases and celebrates the visual arts scene in K’jipuktuk/Halifax. Nocturne is a not-for-profit organization that brings the city access to art and […]

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No New Cases of COVID-19

**** HEALTH/WELLNESS Media Release No New Cases of COVID-19 —————————————————————————————————————– As of today, Sept. 26, Nova Scotia has one active case of COVID-19. No new cases were identified Friday, Sept. 25. Nova Scotia Health Authority’s labs completed 1,131 Nova Scotia tests on Sept. 25. To date, Nova Scotia has 91,459 negative test results, 1,087 positive […]

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(Caught) Police request assistance in locating man with arrest warrant

**** HRP Media Release Police request assistance in locating man with arrest warrant Update;​ ​ Police Arrest Man With Arrest Warrant ​ Gregory Thomas Weeks was arrested tonight at 9:32 p.m. by members of the Halifax Regional Police with the assistance of members of the​ Royal Canadian Mounted Police​ from the Lower Sackville and Windsor […]

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Canada receives its first new fixed-wing search and rescue CC-295 aircraft

**** CAF Media Release Canada receives its first new fixed-wing search and rescue CC-295 aircraft The Government of Canada is equipping the Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF) with the modern and effective aircraft it needs to continue its critical life-saving search and rescue missions across Canada’s vast and challenging territory. ​ The RCAF marked the […]

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The Halifax Regional Municipality will be painting the words “Black Lives Matter” on the following streets beginning Saturday, Sept. 26

**** HRM Media Release Black Lives Matter street art installation ​The Halifax Regional Municipality will be painting the words “Black Lives Matter” on the following streets beginning Saturday, Sept. 26: ​ Alderney Drive between Ochterloney and Queen streets from 7 p.m. Saturday, September 26 until the installation is complete. Brunswick Street between Carmichael and Prince […]

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