Thursday July 13th 2017
Mainly cloudy. Chance of showers this afternoon. High 22.
3 men armed with guns broke into a house in Porters Lake Tuesday night. There were 2 men inside the home on Old Fairbanks Road at the time who fought back. One of them was actually able to get ahold of a gun and started shooting, causing the intruders to run off. Anyone with information is asked to contact police.
Provincial RCMP officers taking part in the Halifax Pride festivities this year won’t be doing it in uniform. Halifax Pride says the decision was made mutually after the community identified challenges with including police in the Pride parade. Instead of marching in the Pride parade in uniform, RCMP are being encouraged to volunteer with the festival and explore alternative ways to engage with the community.
Stanley is coming back to Nova Scotia! Sidney Crosby is bringing the Stanley Cup home for his birthday! Yesterday in Cole Harbour the Pittsburgh Penguins star confirmed he will have Lord Stanley’s mug in town for August 6th and 7th. Sid the kid also says he’s considering having the Cup in the Natal Day parade on August 7th.