Monday April 1st 2019
Special Weather Statement in effect for Wednesday: More than 50mm of rain is expected.
Today: Up to 10mm of rain before it ends this morning then mainly sunny with a chance of flurries/showers. It’ll be 2 degrees this afternoon.
It’s day 1 of a 4.5 month long road closure on Quinpool by MacDonald Street while crews prepare to fix the aging CN bridge. Vehicles will be detoured to Chebucto Road and Connaught Avenue. Expect delays and give yourself extra time.
Police are investigating after a man committed an indecent act involving a patient at the Victoria General Hospital last week. The man was spotted roaming through the hospital on March 22 & 23 wearing medical scrubs. The 49 year old man was arrested for public intoxication.
There were no injuries caused by a fire that was reported around 11:30 Saturday night in East Preston. The residence on Lower Partridge River Road is home to 5 adults who have temporarily been displaced. The fire was mostly confined to the basement, but caused smoke damage throughout the entire house.
In the NHL,
Flames beat the Sharks 5-3
Detroit doubled up over Boston 6-3
Pittsburgh took Carolina 3-1
Arizona swept Minnesota 4-nothing
In the Majors,
Jays lost to Detroit 4-3 in 11 innings
Seattle beat Boston 10-8
Tonight your Halifax Mooseheads face the Quebec Rempart in Game 6 (Quebec leads the series 3-2)