Colchester County: Things to know to start your day

Published on March 20, 2017

Ricky is available for adoption through 10,000 Carrots Rabbit Rescue.


The calendar says it’s the first day of spring but it looks more like Christmas weather this morning.

It was -1 C, with everything snow-covered, at 7 a.m. Today’s high is expected to be 6 C, with flurries, dropping to -3 C tonight. There is freezing rain in some areas making roads and walkways slippery, so be careful.

Tomorrow’s forecast includes a temperature of 2 C, with ice pellets, and an overnight low of -8 C.



Because of the weather and road conditions all schools in the Chignecto-Central Regional School Board are closed for the day.


Plenty of Pets

Ricky is a young rabbit, less than a year old, who is ready to be a house pet. He is friendly and enjoys treats. He has been neutered and is available for adoption through 10,000 Carrots Rabbit Rescue.


Today’s news includes:

Gloria Henderson waited a long time to become a Canadian citizen

Truro Music Festival begins March 22

Tickets now available for Truro’s Easter Egg Hunt

Application filed to stay sexual assault because of lengthy delay

First Walk for Alzheimer’s being held in Truro this year

Fundraiser for children with serious illnesses taking orders now



Tidal Times

The tidal bore will be coming in around 7:20 p.m.