Stories by Victoria Welland

Victoria is a journalist with The Signal at the University of King's College. She is also a member of the news team at CKDU 88.1 FM. Originally from Saskatoon, SK, Victoria did her Bachelor's of Humanities degree at Carleton University. She now lives in Halifax.

Carrie Low (left) and Jessica Rose outside a courtroom at Nova Scotia Supreme Court in 2019.

Judge dismisses charges in Carrie Low case after accused found dead

Alexander Joseph Frederick Thomas was charged with sexual assault and forcible confinement in February 2020

2 weeks ago

A police car sits outside of a residence on Braeside Court, Dartmouth, Sunday where a man accused in a high-profile sexual assault case was found dead.

Status of high-profile sexual assault case unclear

Halifax Regional Police Chief Dan Kinsella refuses to answer reporters’ questions

2 weeks ago

Halifax Regional Police forensic identification officers walk out of a home on Braeside Court in Dartmouth on Sunday, Nov. 14, 2021.

Man accused in high-profile sexual assault case found dead in Dartmouth

Alexander Joseph Frederick Thomas’ death on Saturday was ruled a homicide

2 weeks ago

Sue Mantin playing the Last Post at a Remembrance Day service in St. Mark's Anglican Church on Sunday. She has performed at their services for years.

Meet the Halifax trumpeter who has played the Last Post for decades

Sue Mantin has been performing at Remembrance Day services since she was 19

Nov 9, 2021