Wednesday February 6th 2019
Mainly cloudy, chance of flurries & a risk of freezing drizzle & high -3
Special Weather Statement in Effect for tomorrow: Several hours of freezing rain tomorrow night into Friday
A decision about suspensions after a wild weekend hockey brawl between Acadia and St. FX is expected to be released this morning. AUS says that video footage and numerous infractions are still being reviewed from the game. The process will continue and further discipline will be handed down once the review has been completed.
A man and his family are speaking out for the first time after he was injured by a man who drove into the Irving gas station in Lower Sackville last week. Michael Bowser was inside at the time buying some milk while his partner and their 3 children waited outside in their car. The family now says it’s considering a civil lawsuit against 38 year old David Farrell, but has not taken any formal legal action yet.
An 8 year old boy who suffered life threatening injuries in Kings County after the lawn tractor he was operating tipped is now on life support. The incident happened Sunday around 4PM at a home in the Morristown area. Police are still investigating the accident.
One of Canada’s largest cryptocurrency exchanges has been granted an order for creditor protection after the reported sudden death of its 30 year old founder, Gerald Cotten. His widow says he died suddenly in India due to complications from Crohn’s disease back in December while opening an orphanage. The company’s lawyer says QuadrigaCX wants time to search for roughly $250 million in assets left inaccessible after Cotten’s death.
In the NHL…
Capitals took the Canucks 3-2
Habs had a 4-1 win over Anaheim
Sharks beat the Jets 3-2
Blackhawks beat the Oilers 6-2
In the NBA…
The Raptors beat Philadelphia 119-107