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Police in Guysborough Make Arrests on Thefts from Cars

Sherbrooke RCMP has been busy with reports of thefts from vehicles lately in Port Bickerton. Police say last Tuesday, officers responded to 15 complaints of items stolen from cars the previous evening. The thefts occurred from vehicles parked near homes. Later that day, Police arrested two people who were found to be in possession of stolen property.

On Saturday, Sherbrooke RCMP were called to several complaints of mischief and arson on Highway 211. A car was damaged and a home was heavily damaged.

If you have any information on these incidents, call the Sherbrooke RCMP at (902) 522-2200 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS.

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Two Fishing Wharves in Guysborough County getting an upgrade

A Port Hawkesbury construction company has been awarded two contracts for wharf construction in Guysborough County worth more than 7 million dollars.
The largest of the two contracts for Leslie and Benn Contracting, valued at 3.7 million dollars is for work in New Harbour.  It includes reconstruction of the west breakwater, dredging and replacement of wharf facilities.
The second contract, worth 3.3 million dollars is for the Port Bickerton wharf.  It includes wharf replacement, relocation of existing floating wharves and installing new  ones, new retaining wall, and a new electrical and lighting system.