Wednesday February 7th 2018
RAINFALL WARNING IN EFFECT: Sun to start the day then clouding over this afternoon. Tonight snow changing to freezing rain then to rain. Snowfall 5 cm. Rainfall 30 mm. Wind gusting to 70km/hour.
A rookie member of the legislature is the 4th candidate & 1st woman to enter Nova Scotia’s Progressive Conservative leadership race. Elizabeth Smith-McCrossin announced her candidacy yesterday during an event in Amherst. Smith-McCrossin represents the riding of Cumberland North.
A man is facing charges for allegedly shooting his neighbour’s dog. The dog that was shot near Highway 103 in Lunenburg County on Monday night is expected to survive. A 46 year old man has been arrested, his firearm was seized and he’s scheduled for court in Bridgwater.
Halifax Regional Police are looking to buy up to 5000 challenge coins to recognize employees, visitors and partners. A Request for Proposals was posted online yesterday asking for companies to bid on supplying the coins. The last time Halifax Regional Police bought the coins was in 2013.
OTT 5 – NJ 3
FLA 3 – VAN 1
WPG 4 – ARI 3
CGY 3 – CHI 2