Canada: Alberta

CBC - Edmonton (9 minutes ago)

Front-line staff are pushing back against the provincial government's response to what they call a "crisis" in Alberta's neonatal intensive care units, calling it "short-sighted" and "frustrating."

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CBC - Edmonton (9 minutes ago)

Alberta has concluded its negotiations with major water licence holders and is now outlining what it calls the largest water-sharing agreements in Alberta's 118-year history.

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CBC - Edmonton (9 minutes ago)

The Alberta government says it won't revamp its court system to get federal funding for 17 judges dedicated to hearing family court cases.

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CBC - Edmonton (9 minutes ago)

Under changes planned to take effect in 2025, power providers will be required to do more to inform Albertans about their electricity options.

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CBC - Edmonton (9 minutes ago)

The federal government is mulling a path forward after the Métis Nation-Saskatchewan dropped support for its own proposed self-government legislation, another blow to the controversial Bill C-53, one the critics say spells doom for the beleaguered bill.

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CBC - Edmonton (9 minutes ago)

In November 2018, Justin Trudeau went to Calgary to speak to the chamber of commerce. A crowd gathered outside the venue and chanted "build that pipe.” This was one of those rare occasions where the protesters and the protested were broadly in agreement — at least in regards to one pipeline.

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CBC - Edmonton (9 minutes ago)

There are a few sure signs of spring in Alberta. The snow turns to slush, the Canada geese return to the ponds, lakes and streams, and the Edmonton Oilers and Los Angeles Kings face each other in the first round of the Western Conference Playoffs.

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CBC - Edmonton (9 minutes ago)

While Edmonton middle-distance runner Marco Arop didn't set his third Canadian record in as many races in 2024, he extended his individual win streak to four, clocking one minute 43.61 seconds in the men's 800 metres at the Diamond League season opener on Saturday in Xiamen, China.

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CBC - Edmonton (9 minutes ago)

The federal government announced an increase in capital gains taxes as a way to ensure the wealthiest Canadian pay their fair share. But how exactly do we determine what a "fair share" is? Especially if, as some data suggests, the wealthiest are already paying a larger share of the overall income tax burden.

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CBC - Edmonton (9 minutes ago)

The premier wants to do... something about what she argues is a lack of conservatism in post-secondary thought. It might include creating Alberta's own research programs, something the UCP has done before.

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CBC - Calgary (10 minutes ago)

The federal government bought the project when the proposed pipeline was on the verge of falling apart before there was ever a shovel in the ground in the face of legal, political, and regulatory challenges. 

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Global News - Edmonton (19 minutes ago)

Three weeks after Premier Danielle Smith highlighted a letter that raised concerns about the City of Edmonton, a Freedom of Information Request has failed to produce the document.

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Global News - Edmonton (19 minutes ago)

The WNBA is moving its preseason game in Canada between the Los Angeles Sparks and Seattle Storm to May 4.

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Global News - Edmonton (19 minutes ago)

Alberta Health Services has issued a boil water advisory for residents in Rocky View County that rely on the Salt Box Coulee Waterworks System for their drinking water.

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Global News - Edmonton (19 minutes ago)

The Calgary Forest District has extra resources at its disposal this year, including 22 new recruits.

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Global News - Edmonton (19 minutes ago)

Alberta has launched a survey for parents and families to weigh in on whether or not cellphones should be allowed to be used in schools.

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Calgary Herald - Local (20 minutes ago)

Boil water orders are in place for residents in areas of Rocky View County after recent tests uncovered “urgent” safety concerns with drinking supply distribution. Advisories issued Friday by Alberta Health Services state tests conducted April 16 found the drinking water supply “did not provide an adequate minimum free chlorine disinfection...

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Edmonton Journal - Local (21 minutes ago)

This in from today’s Edmonton Oilers practice: Evander Kane and Mattias Janmark were not on the ice, reported Tony Brar of the Oilers. “We hope to have him on the ice tomorrow,” Oilers coach Kris Knoblauch told the media. “We’ll find out, see how his health is. We’re hopeful that he’s available for game one.” […]

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CTV - Calgary (21 minutes ago)

SUPERTRAIN is one of the most popular weekend events in the city and it's also the largest model train show in Canada.

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CTV - Edmonton (21 minutes ago)

A former educational assistant is calling attention to the rising violence in Alberta's classrooms.

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CTV - Edmonton (21 minutes ago)

The House passed legislation Saturday that would ban TikTok in the United States if the popular social media platform's China-based owner doesn't sell its stake within a year, but don't expect the app to go away anytime soon.

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CTV - Edmonton (An hour ago)

The WNBA is moving its preseason game in Canada between the Los Angeles Sparks and Seattle Storm to May 4.

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CTV - Edmonton (An hour ago)

There are a few sure signs of spring in Alberta. The snow turns to slush, the Canada geese return to the ponds, lakes and streams, and the Edmonton Oilers and Los Angeles Kings face each other in the first round of the Western Conference Playoffs.

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CTV - Edmonton (2 hours ago)

A substance that was linked to a string of fatal overdoses in New Brunswick in 2022 has been found in Alberta for the first time, Mounties are warning the public.

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CTV - Calgary (2 hours ago)

The Okotoks Oilers poured it on Friday night, firing 43 shots at goalie Johnny Hicks, who stopped them all, leading the Brooks Bandits to a 4-0 win.

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CTV - Calgary (2 hours ago)

A Lethbridge man has been charged in connection with six different incidents where women were approached and solicited.

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Global News - Edmonton (2 hours ago)

A street drug containing fentanyl and a sedative called bromazolam — which is in the benzodiazepine family — linked to nine deaths in Eastern Canada is showing up in Alberta.

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Global News - Calgary (2 hours ago)

Police in Lethbridge, Alta., have arrested a man on allegations he harassed several women and girls, often while driving past in his car. Ten victims have come forward.

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CityNews - Calgary (2 hours ago)

Lethbridge police are laying charges in an alleged case of harassment of women and young girls in southern Alberta.The post Lethbridge man faces charges in alleged harassment cases against women, girls appeared first on CityNews Calgary.

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CBC - Calgary (2 hours ago)

The Canadian team attempting to reclaim a world Para hockey championship on home ice was announced Thursday by Hockey Canada. Canada is the host team of the 2024 world championship May 4-12 in Calgary.

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CityNews - Calgary (3 hours ago)

A 46-year-old man visiting from India has been missing since Friday, and Chestermere RCMP say he is suffering from a head injury.The post Man visiting from India injured and missing: Chestermere RCMP appeared first on CityNews Calgary.

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Global News - Edmonton (3 hours ago)

An investigation into a pair of break-ins at a single home in Canmore, Alta., this week resulted in charges against a man who RCMP say is also a suspect in a rental fraud scheme.

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Edmonton Journal - Local (3 hours ago)

Kyle Edward Ball: The wicked success of the magically tonal, plotless, indie-experimental Edmonton horror Skinamarink raised arm hairs around the world, earning advocates like Patton Oswalt and bringing in more than $2 million at the box office. In this artist talk with Ball, he'll discuss his inventive web series Nightmares where he recreated...

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Edmonton Sun - Local (3 hours ago)

Do you think the Oilers will beat the Kings? Vote in our daily poll! So Trudeau wishes to ramp up home building According to the latest figures they need to build over 500,000 per year we currently build around 220,000. Here’s the problem, kids don’t want to get into the trades, primarily because of the […]

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Calgary Herald - Local (3 hours ago)

Alberta is considering passing a bill that will block federal-municipal deals — which Quebec passed in 1984. Let me explain the effect this bill has on my home province and perhaps you will understand why this is a bad idea. When a provincial government prevents its cities from collaborating with the federal government, it no […]

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Calgary Herald - Local (3 hours ago)

We hardly know where to look with whooping cranes making whoopee in one part of Nebraska's Platte River, sandhill cranes dancing and foraging beside them in the shallow water, and American white pelicans snuggling placidly in between all the action. And then there's the cacophony that sounds like a cross between a roaring stadium full […]

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CTV - Calgary (3 hours ago)

A boil water advisory was issued Friday night for residences supplied by Salt Box Coulee Waterworks System in Rocky View County.

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CTV - Calgary (3 hours ago)

Sections of Deerfoot Trail will be closed Monday and Tuesday evening at 9 p.m. to allow for spring cleanup work, the province said in a media release issued Saturday

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CBC - Calgary (4 hours ago)

Alberta Health Services has issued a boil-water advisory for areas of Rocky View County, after an issue was discovered with one of the systems supplying water to the county, which surrounds the northern half Calgary.

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CTV - Calgary (4 hours ago)

Calgary will be the scene of a dance battle Saturday night.

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CTV - Calgary (4 hours ago)

He decided to spend Christmas somewhere that wouldn't involve snowstorm disasters. She was spending the holidays with family, travelling for the first time outside of her native country of Venezuela. 23 years later, they're still in love.

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Edmonton Journal - Local (4 hours ago)

There’s more dread than joy in Los Angeles about the prospect of the L.A. Kings facing off against the Edmonton Oilers for the third year in a row in the NHL playoffs. At the Frozen Royal hockey blog in Los Angeles, optimism isn’t high about the Kings, whether they were to face Dallas or Edmonton: […]

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Global News - Calgary (4 hours ago)

Alberta Health Services is expanding operating room hours at the Leduc Community Hospital in an effort to expand surgical capacity at the hospital.

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CityNews - Calgary (4 hours ago)

The Alberta government is jumping into the fray of cellphone use in schools by launching a survey to see if they should be allowed in class.The post Alberta wants to hear from parents on cellphone use in schools appeared first on CityNews Calgary.

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Edmonton Journal - Local (5 hours ago)

Is it any surprise that our bumbling city council is proposing yet another exorbitant tax increase to make ends meet? Council has seen massive tax windfalls from infill projects in all neighbourhoods in the city core; each build resulting in double or triple the tax revenue generated by the same land prior to the new […]

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CityNews - Calgary (5 hours ago)

A boil water advisory is out for residences supplied by Salt Box Coule Water Works Systems in Rocky View County, Alberta Health Services (AHS) says.The post Boil advisory in place for some areas in Rocky View County: AHS appeared first on CityNews Calgary.

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CTV - Calgary (5 hours ago)

The Calgary Wranglers picked up a single point Friday night, dropping a 4-3 decision to the Canucks in an American Hockey League (AHL) game played in Abbotsford.

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Calgary Sun - Local (6 hours ago)

Feelin' blue So according to Rick Bell's column of April 18, the City is spending $4.8 million to rebrand our city as the blue sky capital of Canada. Back in 2013, the City spent $471K of taxpayers' dough to erect a giant blue ring on an overpass on 96 Ave. in the N.E. What's with […]

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Calgary Herald - Local (6 hours ago)

There have been many news articles written, opinion columns submitted and an abundance of social media posts from residents — all clearly and unequivocally voicing concerns and opposition to Calgary city council's blanket upzoning proposal. Additionally, some experts have weighed in based on lessons learned from other major municipalities in...

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Calgary Herald - Local (6 hours ago)

The City of Calgary’s proposed changes to zoning laws are a poor solution to an undeniable problem. Anyone who is the least bit objective can see that more houses are needed for those who want to live in this amazing city. And anyone who understands the true costs of urban sprawl can also understand that […]

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Calgary Herald - Local (6 hours ago)

Like some Calgarians, I was amazed at the city's new slogan: Blue Sky City. Unlike some of those expressing their views, I was amazed at how good it was. In 25 years as an advertising copywriter and creative director, I had seen how creative thinking degrades as it goes through layers of approval. And one […]

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Calgary Herald - Local (6 hours ago)

Earth Day, founded in 1970, marked the birth of modern environmental activism. Canada has been a strong supporter of this movement ever since. Today, Earth Day is a global force that unites people across political, philosophical and geographical lines. As we celebrate this year’s Earth Day on April 22, we face one of the most […]

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Calgary Herald - Local (6 hours ago)

Calgary's rezoning proposal is no panacea, but it will address past development mistakes.

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Calgary Herald - Local (6 hours ago)

Mike Rose, the CEO of Tourmaline Oil Corp., makes his case for increasing LNG exports to displace coal-fired electrical generation in Asia. This assumes that Asia even wants more fossil fuels. According to the Powering Past Coal Alliance, a coalition of national and subnational governments, businesses and organizations, their goal is to advance the...

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Calgary Herald - Local (6 hours ago)

Multicultural Montreal is a vibrant metropolis brimming with world-class museums, attractions and a lineup of annual festivals that showcase and celebrate everything from art, theatre and music to film, dance and food. The city’s vibe is eclectic, where old-world meets new, and quirky and cultured collide. My 11-year-old daughter Brooklyn and I...

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Calgary Herald - Local (6 hours ago)

When Forte Musical Theatre Guild presents Buy Me a Drink, Joe!, the drinks might not be on the house, but music and memories most certainly will be. This is Joe Slabe’s 11th musical and, by far, his most personal. “It looks at my life from my Grade 12 year to 2007 when my musical, Austentatious, […]

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Global News - Calgary (6 hours ago)

Richard Harrisson, a lawyer representing Twiss and Lehodey, confirmed that an application has been filed.

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CityNews - Calgary (7 hours ago)

Alberta has done little to advance its plan to reduce greenhouse gas emissions a year after introducing it, an analysis suggests.The post Report suggests little progress in first year of Alberta’s emissions reduction plan appeared first on CityNews Calgary.

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CTV - Calgary (7 hours ago)

More than three dozen of Alberta's largest water users have agreed with a provincial plan to cut back on water usage this year ahead of a severe drought expected this summer.

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CBC - Edmonton (10 hours ago)

Before opening her new Báhn Mi shop just north of downtown Edmonton, Yvonne Ho went on a journey to learn to bake the perfect bread for her sandwiches. She joined Radio Active's Jessica Ng to share the story of her culinary trip to Vietnam and tips for the perfect Saigon-style baguette.

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CBC - Edmonton (10 hours ago)

A private member's bill that grants the Alberta government more power over decisions around national urban parks passed in legislature on Monday. 

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CBC - Edmonton (10 hours ago)

The lawyer for a class-action lawsuit by men who allege they were sexually abused by an Anglican priest in an Edmonton youth jail is trying to get in touch with any other potential victims.

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CBC - Edmonton (15 hours ago)

In a new book, Indigenous ecologist Jennifer Grenz talks about how a moment of "ecological angst" led her to incorporate more of her Indigenous worldview into her traditional Western science work.

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CTV - Calgary (17 hours ago)

Saturday will be the brightest day of the weekend.

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CBC - Calgary (17 hours ago)

Winning more games and the construction of a new arena will convince more NHL players that Calgary is a desirable place to play, some Flames said as they headed for the exits Friday.

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Calgary Herald - Local (19 hours ago)

Tommy Wheeldon Jr. is on the short list for the vacant Canada Soccer men's head-coaching position, Postmedia has learned. So what would it take for the city's footie guru to leave Calgary and Cavalry FC? Perhaps only that coveted gig — and no other — as head coach of the national senior men's squad. "I think […]

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CTV - Calgary (19 hours ago)

A pair of Calgary dancers are among the B-Boys and B-Girls in town to compete in a Red Bull BC one qualifying event Saturday night.

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CityNews - Calgary (20 hours ago)

Winning more games and the construction of a new arena will convince more NHL players that Calgary is a desirable place to play, some Flames say as they head for the exits. Calgary finished 17 points out of a playoff spot this season with a record of 38-39-5, and missed the post-season a second straight […]The post Flames want to promote their...

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CityNews - Calgary (20 hours ago)

Dogs have long been welcome on the patio at Rocky View Brewing Company, but starting next month they’ll be able to order their own food. “The idea sprung in my head, why not launch a dog patio menu,” says executive chef Darryl Bernsten. After plenty of research, Bernsten is ready to unveil his delicious doggy […]The post Cochrane pub...

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Calgary Herald - Local (20 hours ago)

After his impressive introduction as an NHL rookie, Martin Pospisil will be suiting up for Slovakia at the 2024 IIHF World Hockey Championship. The rambunctious winger might not have to worry about easing up any to avoid running one of his Calgary Flames teammates through the boards. While a couple of Canadians did leave the […]

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CTV - Edmonton (20 hours ago)

Family and friends of an Edmonton couple killed in an impaired driving crash packed into a courtroom for the sentencing hearing Friday.

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CTV - Calgary (20 hours ago)

Decidedly Jazz Danceworks wants Calgary to celebrate spring with Party Time.

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Global News - Calgary (20 hours ago)

The Pembina Institute has examined the measures included in the province's plan released one year ago.

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Global News - Edmonton (20 hours ago)

A Medicine Hat woman is facing several charges in relation to the alleged theft of thousands of dollars from the Royal Canadian Legion in Redcliff.

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Global News - Calgary (21 hours ago)

Major water users in southern Alberta have agreed to curb their consumption if there's a severe drought this spring or summer. 

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Calgary Herald - Local (21 hours ago)

The suspect in the fatal ambush of a Calgary couple outside their southwest home won’t stand trial until February of next year. Defence lawyer Kathryn Quinlan appeared in Calgary Court of King’s Bench Friday to reschedule the trial of Edmonton man Michael Tyrel Arnold in connection with the fatal shooting of Nakita Baron. Arnold, 36, […]

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Calgary Herald - Local (21 hours ago)

The federal government highlighted a swath of research funding from its 2024 budget for Canada’s post-secondary institutions on Friday in Calgary, as concerns grow that newly proposed Alberta legislation could put such contributions at risk in the province. Last week, Premier Danielle Smith introduced Bill 18 — the Provincial Priorities Act —...

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Calgary Herald - Local (21 hours ago)

The Calgary Flames want Oliver Kylington back. The feeling appears to be mutual. With the Swedish defenceman set to become an unrestricted free agent in July, GM Craig Conroy indicated that the Flames will look to get talks on a contract extension started soon. Kylington missed most of the last two seasons while he attended […]

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Calgary Herald - Local (21 hours ago)

One of two men charge in connection with a Calgary murder where the victim’s remains were found near Morley will face a jury trial in the spring of 2025. Defence counsel Chad Haggerty appeared in Calgary Court of King’s Bench on Friday to set a three-week hearing on behalf of his client, Darren Bulldog. Bulldog’s […]

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Calgary Herald - Local (21 hours ago)

For a second consecutive season, a black cloud was one of the leading storylines as the Calgary Flames digested the disappointment of a playoff miss, cleaned out their locker-stalls and split for their summer vacations. Except that this was completely different. On this day a year ago, it was something you could feel. There was […]

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Calgary Herald - Local (21 hours ago)

Accused's lawyer asked to withdraw from the file because of his client's lack of communication.

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Calgary Herald - Local (21 hours ago)

New direct Calgary bus service to and from Lake Louise beginning June 14 until Sept. 2 and a direct service to Moraine Lake beginning Sept. 6 until Oct. 14.

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Edmonton Journal - Local (21 hours ago)

TC Energy Corp. says it has reduced the pressure on a segment of its NGTL pipeline system in Alberta while an investigation continues into the cause of a rupture that occurred earlier this week. The Calgary-based pipeline company says it made the decision to reduce pressure on the segment out of an “abundance of caution,” […]

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CTV - Calgary (21 hours ago)

The province has announced the largest water sharing agreement in Alberta's history, which will see Lethbridge and Medicine Hat, among other municipalities, cut water use.

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CTV - Calgary (21 hours ago)

Winning more games and the construction of a new arena will convince more NHL players that Calgary is a desirable place to play, some Flames say as they head for the exits.

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CTV - Edmonton (21 hours ago)

Edmonton police have laid additional child-luring charges against a man after another girl came forward to accuse him of crimes.

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CTV - Edmonton (21 hours ago)

Alberta has done little to advance its plan to reduce greenhouse gas emissions a year after introducing it, an analysis suggests.

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CTV - Edmonton (21 hours ago)

The city's transition to governing its own police force comes as Alberta's public safety minister cites concerns with the province's policing contract with the RCMP, which expires in 2032.

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Edmonton Journal - Local (22 hours ago)

More than 1,000 volunteers representing 97 Edmonton businesses are coming together to clean up Edmonton’s city centre as part of the second annual Corporate Cleanup Challenge. The challenge, hosted by the Downtown Revitalization Coalition (DRC), sees volunteers from across Edmonton picking up garbage in the downtown core Friday and Saturday,...

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Edmonton Journal - Local (22 hours ago)

When Breigh Cohen got the call that day, she dropped the phone, walked out the door and screamed while her terrified husband and children looked on. "Breigh, I'm so sorry, but Jim and Annie were in a head-on collision this afternoon and they both died,” she recalled the voice on the other line saying. The […]

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Calgary Herald - Local (22 hours ago)

A search of a northwest Calgary residence on May 27, 2022, resulted in the seizure of 53 live turtles, two dead ones and 33 turtle eggs.

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Calgary Herald - Local (22 hours ago)

One of the contractors hired for the conversion meanwhile hasn't been paid in months, with Strategic owing them $327,000, the contractor said.

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Calgary Herald - Local (22 hours ago)

The NDP leadership candidate also mocked Smith for suggesting that he's Trudeau's choice

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Calgary Herald - Local (22 hours ago)

The suspect in the fatal ambush of a Calgary couple outside their southwest home won’t stand trial until February of next year. Defence lawyer Kathryn Quinlan appeared in Calgary Court of King’s Bench Friday to reschedule the trial of Edmonton man Michael Tyrel Arnold in connection with the fatal shooting of Nakita Baron. Arnold, 36, […]

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Calgary Herald - Local (22 hours ago)

The recently arrested suspect in the September 2022 death of a Calgary toddler was released on bail Friday. Justice Sean Dunnigan agree to free Winston Campbell on judicial interim release after being told assigned Crown prosecutor Rose Greenwood and defence counsel Cory Wilson reached a consent release agreement. Prosecutor Rob Bassett told the...

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Calgary Herald - Local (22 hours ago)

'This level of interest in a public hearing is simply reinforcing that this is an important subject for Calgarians.'

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Global News - Calgary (22 hours ago)

The city says Calgarians now face a water reduction advisory and should immediately start conserving water inside and outside of their homes.

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CTV - Calgary (22 hours ago)

Calgary animal lovers, owners and educators will be heading to Spruce Meadows this weekend for the venue's first-ever PetFest.

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CTV - Calgary (22 hours ago)

It seemed like their world was crashing in when free mental health services changed the lives of a Calgary family and now they are trying to help others get the same support.

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CTV - Edmonton (22 hours ago)

TC Energy Corp. says it has reduced the pressure on a segment of its NGTL pipeline system in Alberta while an investigation continues into the cause of a rupture that occurred earlier this week.

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CTV - Edmonton (22 hours ago)

Edmontonians took their spring cleaning outdoors on Friday as part of the second annual Corporate Cleanup Challenge.

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CTV - Edmonton (22 hours ago)

A former educational assistant is calling attention to the rising violence in Alberta's classrooms.

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CBC - Calgary (22 hours ago)

A big spike in membership sales, the leadership debates ahead, and,for some, a new era for the NDP. This week's panel believes the party is no longer competing with local bake sales! West of Centre host Kathleen Petty is joined by political strategists Cheryl Oates and Keith Mclaughlin and the Toronto Star's Alex Boyd.

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CityNews - Calgary (22 hours ago)

A Canmore man is facing charges after allegedly breaking in to the same home two days in a row. Canmore RCMP say a homeowner walked into their home on Lincoln Park on Tuesday to find a male suspect inside the home. Police say the owner chased the man on foot and alerted officers who were […]The post Suspect broke in to same Canmore home 2 days in...

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CBC - Calgary (23 hours ago)

Renewable energy companies in Canada are feeling the pinch of higher interest rates, which a new report says could make the net-zero transition more costly and difficult.

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CBC - Edmonton (23 hours ago)

Retirement may seem farther away than ever for millennials after the pandemic, inflation and Canada's skyrocketing housing prices. But what does the long-term outlook hold for this generation just coming into its own? Given the economic times, what does retirement look like for millennials?

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CBC - Edmonton (23 hours ago)

The Métis-Ukrainian writer spoke to The Next Chapter's Ali Hassan about his novel, Prairie Edge.

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CBC - Edmonton (23 hours ago)

The Court of Appeal of Alberta has rejected violent sexual offender Lance Blanchard's appeal of his conviction and sentence as a dangerous offender.

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Global News - Edmonton (23 hours ago)

More charges have been laid against a 53-year-old man accused of luring teens on social media, Edmonton police said Friday.

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CTV - Calgary (23 hours ago)

Winning more games and the construction of a new arena will convince more NHL players that Calgary is a desirable place to play, some Flames say as they head for the exits.

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CTV - Edmonton (23 hours ago)

Receiver Eugene Lewis can't wait to start earning quarterback McLeod Bethel-Thompson's trust.

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CTV - Edmonton (23 hours ago)

A substance that was linked to a string of fatal overdoses in New Brunswick in 2022 has been found in Alberta for the first time, Mounties are warning the public.

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Edmonton Journal - Local (23 hours ago)

The greatest hockey player in the world has yet to experience the greatest hockey moment. There isn’t much Connor McDavid hasn’t accomplished over his first nine seasons in the NHL. It’s a resume that would be the envy of anyone who ever laced up a pair of skates — except for maybe a handful players […]

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Edmonton Journal - Local (23 hours ago)

"He told his mom recently that he was free; he was ready to live, and now it's over. We're devastated."

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Edmonton Journal - Local (23 hours ago)

New heights in organized crime and violence — some of it in the form of "pop up” gangs imported from B.C. — have prompted new crime-fighting strategies for the guns and gangs unit of the Edmonton Police Service. The Police Commission heard disturbing numbers this week. Seized firearms and air guns are up 33 per […]

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Edmonton Journal - Local (23 hours ago)

Three straight first-round playoff matchups. That's hasn't happened for the Oilers since they drew the Dallas Stars three consecutive Aprils in 1999, 2000 and 2001

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Edmonton Journal - Local (23 hours ago)

Mounties say this is the first recorded instance of Bromazolam in Alberta. The drug has previously been linked to nine fatal overdoses in New Brunswick in 2022

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Edmonton Journal - Local (23 hours ago)

"We continue to believe that there are additional complainants out there and want to assure them that what happened is not their fault and they are not alone. We are here to help and encourage them to reach out to us.”

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Calgary Herald - Local (23 hours ago)

The four agreements include 38 of the province's largest and oldest water licensees in southern Alberta

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Calgary Herald - Local (23 hours ago)

It was tough watching so many of his teammates get traded away, he said, and he wasn't happy seeing his name included in trade rumours.

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Calgary Herald - Local (23 hours ago)

Provincial government indifference could be the last spike to the heart of a plan to create a hydrogen-powered passenger rail link between Calgary’s airport and Banff, say those behind it. Time is running out on the proposal — which would connect the airport to the city’s downtown and carry passengers to the mountain tourist mecca […]

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Calgary Herald - Local (23 hours ago)

He once thought dangerous offender Dillon Richard Runions should be locked up indefinitely. But on Friday Justice David Labrenz agreed with Crown and defence lawyers that Runions no long poses the same future risk as he did when the Court of King’s Bench judge originally sentenced him to an indeterminate term in January 2021. “I […]

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Calgary Herald - Local (23 hours ago)

River basins across the province are drying out due to low precipitation, with 51 water shortage advisories in effect in Alberta.

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Calgary Herald - Local (23 hours ago)

Riggers wrap up coach's debut season with home game versus Panther City

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CTV - Calgary (A day ago)

A 27-year-old Morley resident faces multiple charges after a Tuesday incident with an RCMP officer in a rural area near Cochrane.

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CTV - Calgary (A day ago)

The City of Calgary has announced its implementation of a water reductions advisory, which will go into effect immediately as a way of encouraging Calgarians to voluntarily reduce their water usage.

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CTV - Calgary (A day ago)

It may be her party's colour, but Alberta Premier Danielle Smith says she isn't satisfied with a recent decision to swap Calgary's city slogan to something bigger and broader.

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CTV - Calgary (A day ago)

Winston Campbell granted bail at first court appearance

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CTV - Edmonton (A day ago)

Cleanup is underway after three businesses in Beaumont were vandalized.

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CityNews - Calgary (A day ago)

Game 82 for a playoff-less team doesn't generally end with back slaps, jubilant interviews and standing ovations. But on a night when a trio of Flames players punctuated a season of transition by reaching milestone moments, Calgary fans and players left the Saddledome on a high. "I think the most special part was the big mutant […]The post...

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Global News - Edmonton (A day ago)

Several businesses along a street in Beaumont, Alta., were damaged by vandals overnight. But two businesses owners have been heartened by the community response.

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Global News - Calgary (A day ago)

Winning more games and the construction of a new arena will convince more NHL players that Calgary is a desirable place to play, some Flames say as they head for the exits.

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CBC - Edmonton (A day ago)

Alberta is bracing for another challenging fire season and with fire officials urging communities to prepare for conditions to grow more volatile as a summer drought settles in.

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CBC - Edmonton (A day ago)

Fort McMurray 468 First Nation is taking steps to control its future, and the safety of its members, in the fight against drugs. Councillors and residents have noticed an increase in property crimes related to drug use, such as break-ins and vehicle theft.

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Calgary Herald - Local (A day ago)

Police investigating a residential break-in in Canmore have charged a suspect in nine cases of alleged rental fraud in southern Alberta. On Tuesday, RCMP were alerted to a break and enter in progress at a residence on Lincoln Park in Canmore. The homeowner walked in on the suspect and chased him, alerting RCMP. The man […]

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Edmonton Journal - Local (A day ago)

They know that a Stanley Cup window isn't permanent. A team only gets so many honest looks at a title and this is their third one in three years. The time to deliver is right now

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CTV - Calgary (A day ago)

Calgarians traveling to Banff or Canmore will soon have the option of using On-It Regional Transit, which resumes operations next month.

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CTV - Calgary (A day ago)

A Canmore man faces multiple charges in relation to breaking into the same home twice.

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Global News - Calgary (A day ago)

The Canadian team attempting to reclaim a world para hockey championship on home ice was announced Thursday by Hockey Canada.

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Global News - Calgary (A day ago)

Teams want to strike before it's too late so they can prepare for the final 18-month push to the Canadian Curling Trials. 

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Global News - Calgary (A day ago)

Shoppers at a Calgary-area mall are getting some new perspectives on going green.

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Global News - Edmonton (A day ago)

For the third-straight year, the Oilers will face the Los Angeles Kings in the opening round of the postseason.

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CityNews - Calgary (A day ago)

The City of Calgary is under a Water Reductions Advisory, effective immediately. The post Calgary issues water reduction advisory, commits to provincial water-sharing agreement appeared first on CityNews Calgary.

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Calgary Herald - Local (A day ago)

The 2024 Calgary Stampede Grandstand Show lineup has been announced, with country band Hunter Brothers being named as the headliner. The rising Canadian band has a Canadian Country Music Award, a Juno Award and more than 86 million streams and 33 million YouTube views to date. “Growing up in Western Canada, the Stampede has always […]

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Edmonton Journal - Local (A day ago)

The City of Edmonton has been struck by another, unfortunate proposed property tax increase of 8.7 per cent, up from the 6.6 per cent approved by city council last fall.  Every time tax increases are proposed, the Active Transportation Network Expansion funding comes under fire: “Why are we spending $100 million on bike lanes when our […]

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CBC - Edmonton (A day ago)

An urban village at Ice District in central Edmonton — 2,500 residential units and a public park — is now estimated to take at least three years longer to build than previously planned. 

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CBC - Calgary (A day ago)

A Calgary man accused of killing a toddler was released on bail at his first court appearance Friday. 

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CTV - Edmonton (A day ago)

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency is encouraging veterinarians to keep an eye out for signs of avian influenza in dairy cattle following recent discoveries of cases of the disease in U.S. cow herds.

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CTV - Calgary (A day ago)

Canadian music group Hunter Brothers will headline the 2024 Calgary Stampede Grandstand Show.

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CTV - Calgary (A day ago)

After a week centred around inconsistent weather conditions, Calgary will experience a reset and return to seasonal conditions over the weekend.

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CTV - Calgary (A day ago)

Mounties say a 32-year-old Medicine Hat woman has been charged in connection with the theft of $60,000 from the Redcliff Legion.

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Global News - Edmonton (A day ago)

A giant 11-by-eight-foot map lies across the gym floor of Sweet Grass Elementary School in Edmonton with students crawling all over it.

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Global News - Edmonton (A day ago)

Edmonton Elks receiver Eugene Lewis can't wait to start earning quarterback McLeod Bethel-Thompson's trust.

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Calgary Herald - Local (A day ago)

The Lucca is an estate home by Brookfield Residential in Rockland Park.

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Calgary Herald - Local (A day ago)

"We believe that small changes can make a big impact."

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Calgary Herald - Local (A day ago)

Even while tripling in size in the past two decades, the town maintains its charm and community building is a going concern.

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Edmonton Journal - Local (A day ago)

A survey from a clean energy think-tank says Alberta has done little to implement its plan to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions. The Pembina Institute has examined the measures included in the province’s plan released one year ago. It says it found no evidence the government has begun the sort of public consultations required to […]

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Global News - Edmonton (A day ago)

A new study published by a team of researchers at the University of Calgary found that the majority of people who are experiencing homelessness have an underlying mental illness.

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CityNews - Calgary (A day ago)

In a historic move by the province, 38 water-sharing agreements have been put into place to combat the risk of severe drought.The post Alberta makes historic move on water-sharing amidst drought appeared first on CityNews Calgary.

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CTV - Calgary (A day ago)

Work to transform Calgary's first skyscraper into a mixture of rental suites and retail space has been halted amid rising costs, resulting in reports construction workers are not being paid.

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