Monday May 27th 2019
Mainly cloudy, chance of showers & high 13
4 people in their early 20’s ended up in hospital on Saturday night after they lost control driving on the road to Peggys Cove. The car hit a utility pole in West Dover close to 9:30. Police are still investigating.
A high-risk offender is back in custody after he left a halfway house in Dartmouth yesterday morning. 35 year old Joshua Turner left the Jamieson Community Correctional Centre on Morris Drive in Burnside before 9:00AM. Police found him in Dartmouth by 3:00PM.
A St. Mary’s University professor who’s originally from Cape Breton has won an international award for his short story about his pet rabbit. Alexander MacLeod is among 3 Canadian writers to win an O. Henry Prize. His story called “Lagomorph” will be published in an anthology along with the other prizewinning stories this fall.