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  • №1.   19.07.2016 16:50

    An Edmonton man was handed a five-year prison term Monday for stabbing two men he mistakenly thought were other people. Chase Evan Holloway, 24, was earlier convicted of two counts of aggravated assault and one count of possession of a dangerous weapon in connection to the 2 a.m. double-stabbing on July 12, 2014, in the area of 116 Street and 105 Avenue. Provincial court Judge Greg Lepp ruled the “public ...

  • №2.   23.03.2016 02:36

    A "concerned Alberta mother" is protesting Alberta's LGBTQ guidelines for schools in the form of a cringe-worthy rap. "This is just a fender-bender all over sex and gender, can we pick another issue than to change our bathrooms for a few," the mom, who goes by the name M.H. Wiebe, raps in a video posted March 8. "I am a concerned mother of three — keep male and female washrooms ...

  • №3.   10.11.2016 21:36

    Warning: Graphic photo below When Calgary's Chris Ball started watching the U.S. election results come in at a bar in California on Tuesday, he probably didn't expect his night to end with a trip to the ER. Ball, a film producer, said he was beaten by Donald Trump supporters who attacked him for being gay. He told Metro Calgary that as the polls came in, tensions began to rise in the bar in ...

  • №4.   20.05.2016 02:08

    Despite some claims on social media, insurance adjusters are not yet rummaging through charred ruins in Fort McMurray. And news reports tallying the massive insurance loss are only preliminary estimates from individual companies. The Insurance Bureau of C

  • №5.   20.04.2016 03:14

    An Edmonton electrician and Epcor are at odds over the utility’s method of replacing thousands of residential power meters. Epcor is replacing about 385,000 power meters in 2016 and 2017 with newer technology in a project that started last

  • №6.   12.05.2016 23:20

    A northern Alberta man who killed a two-and-a-half-year-old toddler in his care by repeatedly hitting her and kicking her in the head has been handed a seven-year prison term. Travis Duane Noskiye, 24, of the Bigstone Cree Nation near Wabasca, earlier pleaded guilty to manslaughter for the Feb. 13, 2013, death of the child, who was the daughter of Noskiye’s common-law wife’s step-sister. ...

  • №7.   11.07.2016 01:44

    A relative of Randy Munian says his family is shocked and dismayed that the man they knew as a “teddy bear” was shot and killed after he and another suspect robbed an armoured truck in southeast Edmonton Friday. “It’s just a shock to us all on what happened. I don’t know if he was living a double life. That’s not the Randy I knew. We were shocked when we saw it plastered ...

  • №8.   03.06.2016 23:14

    The Alberta Emerald Foundation’s 25th annual Emerald Awards winners demonstrate environmental excellence that is a model for community groups, individuals, schools, government organizations and large and small businesses.

  • №9.   03.06.2016 20:38

    Cochrane, AB: Cochrane RCMP is asking for the public’s assistance in locating Karen ROY age 41, who was last seen at the Little Elbow Campground, on June 1st at 1030 pm. Karen is Caucasian,170 cm tall, 68 kg, with Short Brown hair and brown eyes. Her 2013 Sliver Dodge Caravan was found in the campground with her two Labrador dogs inside. Cochrane and Kananaskis RCMP members, RCMP Police Dog Services ...

  • №10.   22.09.2016 00:06

    WAINWRIGHT, Alta. — A Canadian Army officer in Alberta faces 22 criminal charges including sexual assault with a weapon. Capt. Malcolm Grace, who is 45, is to appear in Wainwright provincial court on Thursday for a preliminary hearing. The charges also include assault, unlawful confinement, overcoming resistance, pointing a firearm, uttering threats and other offences. Capt. Malcolm Grace is facing ...

  • №11.   09.09.2016 18:06

    CALGARY — Some politicians in Calgary are pushing to bring back fluoride to the city's water system. City council voted to stop adding fluoride in 2011, but a report is causing some councillors to reconsider. The University of Calgary study suggests the number of cavities in children has spiked since fluoride was removed. Edmonton has continued to fluoridate, and has seen no such spike. Kids are ...

  • №12.   01.06.2016 00:00

    It's been a few weeks since thousands fled from the Canadian city of Fort McMurray to escape the raging wildfires. The news has died down but the big blaze rages on. It is not unusual for the U.S. to lend a hand in this type of exceptional natural disaster, as Canadians have been deployed state-side in similar occurrences. Outside of the bilateral relationship with its U.S. ally, foreign aid is ...

  • №13.   11.06.2016 03:56

    An Edmonton woman admitted in provincial court Friday that she left her pit bull alone with a three-year-old girl and the child was badly mauled. Brianna Glenn, 22, pleaded guilty to a criminal charge of unlawfully exposing a child under 10 to a situation where the child is likely to be endangered or permanently injured. Crown prosecutor Breena Smith told court that Glenn and her pit bull Buster were ...

  • №14.   25.11.2016 20:36

    The machinations of the daily grind in Canada's House of Commons generally don't make international news. That changed somewhat last week. Social media lit up, too. It seems Green Party leader Elizabeth May is easily offended. Conservative MP Michelle Rempel made an impassioned plea for something to be done about the rising unemployment crisis in her province, now approaching 10 per cent. "Why ...

  • №15.   17.09.2016 02:26

    A probe of Chestermere’s city council by the province has spurred a request from the minister of municipal affairs for more information.   More than 5,000 residents signed a petition organized by resident Laurie Bold earlier this year asking the provincial government to investigate an alleged lack of transparency in Chestermere and the decisions that have led to high tax rates and skyrocketing ...

  • №16.   31.08.2016 01:02

    Edmonton, AB: Wendy KITT is wanted by police in Edmonton, Alberta. KITT is wanted for weapon and property offences. Wendy KITT is wanted by police in Edmonton, Alberta. KITT is described as: DOB: 34 Height: 5’6″ Weight: 137 lbs Brown hair hazel eyes Tattoo right side of neck tattoo left upper arm – three fairies tattoo right wrist tattoo left wrist LITT has a history of violence. ...

  • №17.   15.10.2016 00:42

    A popular Calgary eye doctor has been identified as another victim in the plane crash that killed former Alberta premier Jim Prentice. Dr. Ken Gellatly was remembered as a "very special man" after his death was confirmed Friday. Gellatly, an optometrist at Calgary's Downtown Vision Care, was a friend of Prentice's and father-in-law to the politician's daughter. Statement from ...

  • №18.   04.05.2016 18:12

    "This is Fort McMurray burning," says Reid Fiest, as a towering inferno rages behind him. "We're right in the thick of it." The Global News journalist's report is just one of many videos and photos coming out of the Alberta city of 80,000 that has been evacuated due to a monstrous wildfire. Footage of the horrific scenes hit social media on Tuesday afternoon, as officials ...

  • №19.   01.03.2016 05:26

    An Edmonton man who savagely beat to death a transvestite sex-trade worker, then fled the country, was sentenced Monday to eight years in prison. Marcel Christian Niculae, 22, had been charged with second-degree murder, but was allowed to plead guilt

  • №20.   31.03.2016 23:14

    Abdullah Shah, 53, formerly known as Carmen Pervez and Gohar Pervez, was one of three people that Edmonton police charged

  • №21.   04.04.2016 18:26

    While Alberta has been hit hard with job losses, there are still jobs to be had and careers to be built in many areas of the skilled trades regardless of the price of oil.

  • №22.   05.08.2016 08:14

    Lethbridge, AB: The Lethbridge Police Service is requesting the public’s assistance in locating Joseph “Wayne” Fraser (63 y/o). Fraser was last seen at his home on the south side of Lethbridge on August 4, 2016, at ~0730 AM. Fraser is believed to have left for a walk and he is not believed to be associated to a vehicle. Police are concerned for his welfare because his disappearance is out of character. ...

  • №23.   02.04.2016 01:08

    A month after finding stashes of drugs, cash, and guns in seven homes, Alberta police have laid 32 charges against four Edmonton-area men.

  • №24.   12.04.2016 20:38

    Beaverlodge, AB: Grande Prairie RCMP are asking for the public’s assistance to locate a missing male. Stewart HENRY LOEWEN (33) was reported missing on April 11, 2016. On Friday April 8, 2016 LOEWEN left on a camping trip alone and hasn’t checked in with his family as he normally does. He is believed to be somewhere west of Beaverlodge or Hythe and could have gone into BC. LOEWEN is described ...

  • №25.   06.03.2016 09:20

    The 21-year-old man is charged with first-degree-murder.

  • №26.   10.08.2016 23:56

    Red Deer, Alberta – Red Deer RCMP are asking for public assistance to identify a woman who was caught on camera trying to pass counterfeit US money on three separate occasions at fast food drive-throughs. Red Deer RCMP are asking for public assistance to identify a woman who was caught on camera trying to pass counterfeit US money on three separate occasions at fast food drive-throughs. The suspect ...

  • №27.   13.04.2016 22:08

    Wainwright, AB – On April 4th, 2016 at 2:51pm, the Wainwright RCMP responded to a call of an Armed Robbery with a Firearm at G&B Fuels/Anna’s Restaurant located in Wainwright, AB. As a result of the investigation, Wainwright RCMP have identified two people in relation to the robbery. Arrest warrants have been issued for: Zane Stewart POLLOM, 31 yr old male from the Camrose area has been charged ...

  • №28.   11.03.2016 13:14

    A new study out of the University of Alberta shows vibration technology could help doctors find out what's shaking with back pain sufferers.

  • №29.   30.05.2016 19:26

    Stressed out? No worries, freaky electro-pop rap duo Twenty One Pilots and dreamy, outright folk-pop band the Lumineers are headlining the eighth edition of Sonic Boom this Labour Day long weekend. Both American bands are hot on the charts right now and d

  • №30.   18.04.2016 02:14

    Cooking class combines hands on experience with cultural experience

  • №31.   06.06.2016 06:20

    Don Clarke had planned to spend Sunday afternoon hosting dinner for his longtime friend, crooner Bobby Curtola.

  • №32.   07.01.2016 02:32

    St. Albert, AB – St. Albert RCMP is requesting the public’s help in locating 29 year old Alberto Peter SERVELLINI. Alberto was last seen in St. Albert on December 20, 2015, wearing a black wool jacket with a hood, Guess brand blue jeans, and beige Puma running shoes. Alberto is 5’8″ tall, between 160-180 lbs, dark short hair, partial beard growth, both ears pierced and one piercing ...

  • №33.   15.12.2015 23:10

    An Edmonton clothing store is changing its name because it was receiving threats for coincidentally sharing the same name as the terrorist group ISIS. Co-owners Wendy and Colleen Sims named Isis Clothing Co. after the Egyptian goddess of motherhood. It has no relation to the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, the extremist group that is responsible for violent attacks around the world. However, after ...

  • №34.   10.05.2016 23:08

    For the past 25 years, the Alberta Emerald Foundation (AEF) has recognized and celebrated environmental excellence across the province in all forms-- from grass roots community groups and governments, to large and small businesses, schools and individuals

  • №35.   20.07.2016 23:14

    Beaumont, Alberta – The RCMP are currently seeking the assistance of the public in locating 47-year-old Shawn Lawrence Wicks of Beaumont, Alberta. Wicks is wanted on an arrest warrant for Failing to Comply with Conditions of a Recognizance in relation to prior charges. Recent information received by the RCMP is that Wicks is currently in the city of Calgary. Wicks is described as: – Caucasian ...

  • №36.   18.03.2016 18:20

    Max Hurd hits some of our city’s best bashes to snap photos for our weekly Social Seen column. He is an Edmonton photographer and designer. Email your event suggestions at arts&life@edmontonjournal.com or tweet Max at @maxwell

  • №37.   06.03.2016 07:20

    The MacEwan Griffins women’s basketball team made history on Saturday, clinching a spot in the Canada West Final Four tournament for the first time with a 77-62 victory over the Victoria Vikings. It’s only the Griffins’ second s

  • №38.   15.01.2016 20:22

    Bellevue, AB: Crowsnest Pass RCMP is investigating a fatal collision that occurred on Thursday January 14th at approximately 5:00 pm. The collision occurred on Highway 3 just east of Bellevue, when an eastbound pick-up truck collided with a west bound semi. A 54 year old male passenger of the eastbound pick-up truck was pronounced dead at the scene of the collision. Two other males, the drivers of ...

  • №39.   10.07.2016 17:14

    Crossfield, AB: The Airdrie RCMP have received a report that Taylor POCHAPSKY (18 Years Old) left her residence in Crossfield in the early morning hours of July 9th, 2016. At this time POCHAPSKY’s whereabouts are unknown but has ties to Crossfield, Olds, Airdrie and Calgary. POCHAPSKY is considered a high risk missing person. Taylor POCHAPSKY is described as: • Female – Caucasian • 160 cm tall ...

  • №40.   05.03.2016 00:26

    Sylvan Lake, Alberta – The Sylvan Lake and Rimbey RCMP Detachment’s are requesting the public’s assistance in locating a wanted man. Jonathan Alfred ANDREWS (23 years old) of Bentley, Alberta is wanted by the RCMP for his involvement in at least 5 separate investigations in Rimbey and Sylvan Lake. The list of charges that he is currently wanted on total’s 20 charges and includes ...

  • №41.   23.03.2016 08:14

    An ex-girlfriend of accused killer Travis Vader told court Tuesday he looked "gaunt and very pale" when she saw him in July 2010, saying she suspected he was using crystal methamphetamine. Testifying at Vader's first-degree murder trial, Andrea Saddleback-Sexsmith said she dated him from approximately January to April in 2010. He had changed dramatically when she saw him again in July ...

  • №42.   08.01.2016 21:22

    Edmonton, AB: The Edmonton Police Service is seeking the public’s assistance in locating a vintage vehicle that was stolen from the residence of a suspicious death. The vehicle is a 1979 Ford Thunderbird similar to the one seen in the image below. The vehicle licence plate number is BLT1482. The vehicle is a 1979 Ford Thunderbird similar to the one seen in the image below. The vehicle licence plate ...

  • №43.   15.02.2016 05:18

    A "momma bear protective of her son" posted an image of the homophobic message her child allegedly received at work for Valentine's Day. Shelley Bramhoff Sikorski wrote on Facebook Saturday night that her son, Degas, has been working at party-supply store Party City for the past three years while he puts himself through university. She says his hours had been recently cut inexplicably. ...

  • №44.   04.06.2016 02:32

    Occupational Health and Safety was investigating Friday after a pile of phosphate rock buried an employee at a fertilizer plant near Redwater. RCMP  said officers responded to reports of an industrial accident at Agrium’s Redwater Fertilize

  • №45.   08.05.2016 03:48

    The fire chief in charge of fighting the monstrous wildfire in Alberta — 1,560 square kilometres and growing — doesn't want any praise. "There's been lots of words used about me and I just want everyone to know I'm just a guy doing his job to the best of his ability," said Darby Allen, the fire chief for the regional municipality of Wood Buffalo, where Fort McMurray is located. ...

  • №46.   09.04.2016 00:00

    An oilsands worker in Fort McMurray holds up a sample. (Photo: Getty) An entrepreneur has found a new way to make money from Alberta's oilsands. Offer spa customers the chance to get slathered in bitumen. Buff Parry and his company, The Salai Project Inc, wants to open a bitumen spa resort in Fort McMurray. If the concept of slathering the petroleum product all over your skin seems a bit off putting, ...

  • №47.   28.05.2016 18:56

    Swan Hills, Alberta – RCMP are seeking public assistance in locating 54 year old Don Sayer. Mr. Sayer was last seen in the Swan Hills area on May 22, 2016. He was reportedly travelling to Slave Lake, Alberta. RCMP are concerned for his health and well being. Sayer is described as: • 5′ 11″ tall, medium build • 200 – 220 lbs. • Brown eyes • Short Greying Hair 54 year old Don Sayer. ...

  • №48.   09.04.2016 07:14

    Edmonton, AB: The Edmonton Police Service is seeking the public’s assistance in locating a missing 12-year-old boy who was last heard from yesterday. Kevin Wickberg, 12, was last seen on Thursday, April 7, 2016, at approximately 3:30 p.m., when he left Parkview School, at 14313 92 Avenue, on foot. It is unknown whether Wickberg left school alone or with another person(s). Wickberg’s disappearance is ...

  • №49.   07.01.2016 23:22

    Edmonton, AB: The Edmonton Police Service is investigating a suspicious death that occurred earlier this morning, Thursday, Jan. 7, 2016, in northwest Edmonton. Northwest Division patrol members responded to an address near 114 Street and 134 Avenue, after receiving a weapons complaint, at approximately 4:50 this morning. Upon arrival, officers found an unidentified deceased male inside the residence. ...

  • №50.   01.06.2016 08:50

    Red Deer, Alberta – Red Deer RCMP are asking for public assistance to locate 21 year old Sasha Firingstoney, who was last seen in Red Deer on May 29. Firingstoney has been out of touch with her usual contacts over the past days, and police wish to ensure her well-being. Sasha Firingstoney is described as: • Aboriginal • 5’4” tall • 105 lbs • Black hair • Brown eyes 21 year old Sasha Firingstoney If ...

  • №51.   18.12.2015 00:12

    Lethbridge, AB: Lethbridge Regional Police are seeking the public’s assistance to locate a missing 17-year-old male. Matthew James Leverett was last seen Dec. 14 and police are concerned for his well-being. Attempts to locate Leverett have been unsuccessful to date, but there is no evidence to suggest foul play. Matthew James Leverett was last seen Dec. 14 Anyone with information on Leverett’s whereabouts ...

  • №52.   27.11.2015 23:12

    Vickie Laliotis hits some of our city’s best bashes to snap photos for our weekly Social Seen column. She is an Edmonton-based fashion writer and the founder of popular style blog adventuresinfashion.ca. Email Vickie your event suggestions to arts&lif

  • №53.   22.04.2016 00:44

    Calgary, AB: The Calgary Police Service is asking for the public’s help to locate a man who is wanted on warrants for violating a court order. Nathan Paul GERVAIS, 21, of Calgary, was placed under 24-hour house arrest while awaiting his trial after being charged with first-degree murder in connection with an incident in 2013. When police checked his residence the morning of Saturday, April 16, 2016, ...

  • №54.   27.06.2016 19:20

    Cochrane, AB: Cochrane RCMP are requesting assistance from the public to locate a missing 42 yr old male, a resident of Cochrane, Alberta. Jonathan MARTINEZ was last seen at his rural residence on June 22nd 2016. MARTINEZ left the residence driving a 2006 White GMC C5500 bearing Alberta licence plate BSR 3124. This vehicle is equipped with a large red picker crane and can be easily distinguishable. ...

  • №55.   26.11.2015 04:42

    Airdrie, AB – RCMP have charged Saad Osman of Calgary with second degree murder in the homicide investigation of Mohammed Saqib, whose body was found inside a badly burned vehicle in a rural area northeast of Airdire on September 18, 2015. Saad Mohamed Osman The 29-year-old Osman had evaded police until last Friday, when he was located and arrested in Surrey, BC. Osman was escorted to Alberta ...

  • №56.   11.09.2016 04:50

    Edmonton, AB: In the interest of public safety, the Edmonton Police Service is issuing a warning about Braden Ross Sabo, 18, who will be residing in the Edmonton area and is considered a risk to the community. Braden Ross Sabo, 18, who will be residing in the Edmonton area and is considered a risk to the community. Sabo poses a risk for violence, especially to women, and is not allowed to be around ...

  • №57.   31.08.2016 08:14

    Taber, Alberta – Taber RCMP are currently looking to locate 25-year-old Johnny Dyck Klassen. Johnny was last seen on Sunday, August 21 at approximately 8:00 a.m. He left his residence and was seen just north of the intersection of Hwy 864 and Hwy 526 (Enchant Highway) and headed to Vauxhall. He was driving a white 2005 Chrysler 300 with an Alberta licence plate BPS 7741. Taber RCMP are currently ...

  • №58.   17.03.2016 01:44

    "North America is attracting a lot of investment dollars. The bulk of those dollars are going into the southern United States, and we need to try and attract as many of those dollars (as possible)."

  • №59.   19.01.2016 00:22

    Fort Saskatchewan, AB – The RCMP is seeking the assistance of the public in locating a 38-year-old Edmonton man, Junior Morris Laidley. 38-year-old Edmonton man, Junior Morris Laidley Mr. Laidley was reported as missing to the police on January 13, 2016 and was last seen in the Fort Saskatchewan area on January 4, 2016. Efforts to locate him have been unsuccessful to date. The 38-year-old man is described ...

  • №60.   07.04.2016 01:32

    Coronation, AB: RCMP in Coronation is requesting the public’s assistance in locating Lydia Dawson, age 79. She was last seen in Castor, Alberta on Wednesday, April 6, 2016. Lydia Dawson is described as: – 5′ tall (152 cm) – very slim, approx 100 lbs (45 kgs) – brown hair of medium length – wears thick-rimmed glasses – walks with a noticeable limp and normally carries ...

  • №61.   04.06.2016 07:38

    Edmonton, AB: The Edmonton Police Service is seeking the public’s assistance in locating a missing woman who was last seen in downtown Edmonton on Sunday night. Amber Wilson, 30, was last seen in the area of 102 Street and 100 Avenue at approximately 9:30 p.m. on Sunday, May 15, 2016. Wilson is described as Caucasian, approximately 5’1″ tall, weighing 105 lbs., with brown shoulder length ...

  • №62.   09.06.2016 23:26

    Two Calgary men were arrested this week in connection with a homicide that occurred in Red Deer last November, RCMP said. Alan Beach, 31, died in hospital after he was stabbed outside a pub in Red Deer's Village Mall. RCMP had already charged Daniel Sawyer, 31, with second-degree murder for the incident. On Tuesday, they arrested Bill Georgopoulos, 35, and 21-year-old Andrew Werth, both from Calgary, ...

  • №63.   17.02.2016 22:12

    Canada has some infamous homes around the country -- the 'crooked house' on Shaw Street in Toronto that was listed for almost $700K last year, the 'tiny house' that made an appearance on Ellen in 2007, the upside down house in Niagara Falls -- but you might not actually want to live in them.Luckily, Canada is also known for some of its incredible converted homes, like these converted ...

  • №64.   15.12.2015 00:22

    Fort Saskatchewan, AB: The Fort Saskatchewan RCMP is asking for the public’s assistance in locating a missing 28 year old, male. On November 17, 2015, Dustin Cooke spoke with his mother, from his cell phone. Dustin has not been seen or heard of since. On November 17, 2015, Dustin Cooke spoke with his mother, from his cell phone. Dustin has not been seen or heard of since. Dustin resided in Fort Saskatchewan ...

  • №65.   18.02.2016 02:08

    David Selwood Louis St. Laurent High School A childhood classic that came to life last week quickly became a new and exhilarating adventure under the sea. Strathcona Christian Academy fished their way into the hearts of their audience through powerful voi

  • №66.   25.11.2015 07:42

    'It was determined there was no risk. '

  • №67.   06.05.2016 19:32

    Q: I am an owner and on the board of a small four-storey condominium building. Recently, a company bought a unit and conducted a full renovation. They did not pay condo fees or other fines until the renovation was done, then they immediately paid the amou

  • №68.   20.07.2016 01:50

    Edmonton, AB: The Edmonton Police Service is requesting the public’s assistance locating a missing 28-year-old man. William David Smith, 28, was last seen in Edmonton on Sunday, July 17, 2016 and was reported missing later that day by his family. Police believe Smith may have been in the area of Holden, Alberta, approximately 100 kilometres northeast of Edmonton, on July 17, 2016. Smith is described ...

  • №69.   01.08.2016 05:30

    EDMONTON - An Edmonton cyclist says he has been getting support, but also some hate messages, after posting a video to YouTube of a confrontation with motorists he says he began recording after one of them used a racial slur. Bashir Mohamed has filed a complaint with Edmonton police. Bashir Mohamed says he was cycling up to an intersection past the construction site for the city's new arena on ...

  • №70.   22.02.2016 09:32

    Aggravated assault charges may be upgraded after a 19-year-old Brooks woman succumbed to injuries in a Calgary hospital.   Tanya Campbell-Losier was transported to hospital in Calgary early Friday morning after EMS responded to a complaint of a woman with severe injuries at a Brooks home at 3:55 a.m. She succumbed to her injuries in hospital on Sunday morning. Brooks RCMP said Jessie Dyck, 26, ...

  • №71.   15.09.2016 19:14

    Drumheller, Alberta – The RCMP are looking for four children; 15-year-old Maxim Gruner, 13-year-old Olivia Gruner, 10-year-old Charlie Gruner, and 8-year-old Sofia Gruner. The children were reported missing on August 31, 2016 when it is believed that they ran away from their home. 15-year-old Maxim Gruner, 13-year-old Olivia Gruner, 10-year-old Charlie Gruner, and 8-year-old Sofia Gruner. The RCMP ...

  • №72.   27.04.2016 22:26

    Police have seized over 1,200 fentanyl pills and arrested three suspected drug dealers during a raid at an Edmonton home. ALERT Edmonton made the seizure on April 20 after finding the potent pills alongside a variety of other drugs at an apartment in the McQueen neighbourhood. ALERT also seized cash and a new Mercedes SUV from a home in the Castle Downs area. The total value of the bust, which also ...

  • №73.   06.12.2015 05:02

    Jack Eichel's showdown against Connor McDavid has been tabled until the Oilers rookie is back from a broken clavicle.

  • №74.   09.03.2016 08:38

    The San Jose Sharks again throttled the Edmonton Oilers, beating them 3-to-0 on Thursday night, which isn’t news. But this time the Oilers throttled back, not on the scoreboard, but in the trenches. And that is new. In the third period, after it app

  • №75.   01.02.2016 22:18

    There’s only been a single seizure of a powerful new drug called W-18 in Calgary, but police say odds are high that much more is available on the streets. “I guarantee you, there’s got to be more out there. We just haven’t seen it yet,” Staff Sgt. Jason Walker told CBC News. W-18 is a powerful opioid considered up to 100 times stronger than fentanyl, which has been blamed for a spike of deaths in the ...

  • №76.   25.05.2016 23:36

    An Edmonton man is facing child pornography charges after allegedly videotaping a child in a movie theatre washroom. An angry father confronted a man in West Edmonton Mall on Sunday afternoon after he allegedly saw him recording a video of his son at a urinal in the Scotiabank Theatre's washroom. The confrontation was captured in a video posted to Facebook. "I was in the bathroom and this ...

  • №77.   03.05.2016 00:56

    Pat Batten expanded her west Edmonton fish store just for the halibut — and the Arctic char, salmon, cod and haddock. Batten owns Ocean Odyssey Inland, which since 2001 has grown from a farmers’ market stall to a new 325-square-metre shop, mainly on

  • №78.   08.03.2016 02:08

    What we didn't know — I say "we" and I really mean "I" — was much about Coward the much-travelled song-writer/lyricist and his expert 300-plus theatre song output for musicals, revues and cabarets, embracing everything from satiric

  • №79.   06.06.2016 09:08

    Most of the top prospects for the 2016 NHL Entry Draft have caught the eye of Edmonton Oilers fans at some point or other this spring. Alex Nylander, a right-shooting right wing generally regarded as a top-10 pick this summer, may be the exception to the

  • №80.   26.06.2016 05:32

    Whitecourt, Alberta – Over the course of the past several weeks, fraudulent transactions by an adult male and female were reported to police in Whitecourt, Alberta. A service group, a youth athletic association, and some businesses were the victims of frauds perpetrated by two residents. Whitecourt RCMP have charged two people in relation to these transactions. Henry Christopher STEFFENSEN, aged ...

  • №81.   03.06.2016 00:44

    Calgary, AB: The Calgary Police Service is asking for the public’s help to locate a man wanted on warrants in connection with several rental frauds around the city. Between Wednesday, April 8, 2015, and Monday, April 11, 2016, a man approached six landlords at different times asking to rent their fully-furnished residential property. He used someone else’s identity to pose as an engineer with a major ...

  • №82.   09.02.2016 22:32

    Red Deer, Alberta – Red Deer RCMP are asking for public assistance to locate 16 year old Nikki Taylor-Yargeau. Taylor-Yargeau was reported missing on February 1 and was last in contact with her family on January 31. 16 year old Nikki Taylor-Yargeau. Nikki Taylor-Yargeau is described as: • 5’4” tall • 105 lbs • Blue eyes • Red hair, naturally curly but sometimes worn straight Please see attached photo ...

  • №83.   19.04.2016 20:06

    Former Guantanamo inmate Omar Khadr is getting married, according to media reports. A friend of the 29-year-old confirmed his engagement to human rights activist Muna Abougoush, according to CTV News. Abougoush, a University of Alberta graduate, played a key role in rallying a network of supporters to advocate for Khadr’s freedom. She helped keep his case in the news and encouraged people to write ...

  • №84.   27.01.2016 03:02

    Fort Saskatchewan, AB: The Fort Saskatchewan RCMP are seeking the public’s assistance in locating William Joseph Sheppard, who is currently wanted from Breach of Probation, Uttering Death Threats and Violation of an Emergency Protection Order. William Joseph SHEPPARD William Sheppard, from Fort Saskatchewan, is now transient in nature and is believed to be in the Edmonton Area, living in his ...

  • №85.   04.05.2016 19:30

    Satellite images have captured how unbelievably quickly a devastating wildfire spread through the northern Alberta municipality of Fort McMurray. The out-of-control wildfire grew from a barely visible blip to a devastating inferno in just four days, as shown in photos from NASA’s Earth Observing System Data and Information System (EOSDIS). Satellite imagery of the Fort McMurray area from Sunday doesn't ...

  • №86.   23.11.2015 05:02

    A ten-year-old boy has died after the forklift he was driving rolled into a ditch at a family farm near Killam, AB. Police say the incident occurred at around 11 a.m. on Saturday morning. Killam/Forestburg RCMP investigators have determined the child lost control of the machine while driving on a gravel roadway. Police say the forklift was driven into a ditch and rolled over. Witnesses nearby quickly ...

  • №87.   11.12.2015 00:00

    A senior Liberal cabinet minister apologized Thursday for telling his Conservative critic to "look a little more cheerful" in question period. However, Tory MP Michelle Rempel's demand for Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to also say sorry for allegedly laughing at the exchange was unfulfilled. Immigration Minister John McCallum, left, and Conservative critic Michelle Rempel, right. (Photo: ...

  • №88.   26.08.2016 21:56

    Innisfail RCMP – On August 18, 2016, Innisfail RCMP entered into an investigation with regards to a sexual assault and child luring incident involving a 13 year old male. Nathan Pixley, Age 24, of Innisfail Alberta, has been charged with 1 count of Sexual Assault, 1 Count of Distributing Sexually Explicit Material to a Child, 1 Count of Luring a Person Under 16 Years by Means of Telecommunication, ...

  • №89.   12.01.2016 21:02

    Red Deer, Alberta – Red Deer RCMP are asking for public assistance to locate 23 year old Candace RoseMarie Primeau, who sometimes goes by the name Candace Soosay. Primeau was last seen in Red Deer on January 4 and was reported missing on January 6. She has not been in contact with her family since, and there is concern for her well-being. There is a possibility she may have travelled to Edmonton. 23 ...

  • №90.   23.01.2016 01:30

    LA LOCHE, Sask. — RCMP are responding to a mid-day shooting at a remote northern Saskatchewan school. Clearwater River Dene Nation Chief Teddy Clark says at least two people are dead after the shooting, according to The Saskatoon Star Phoenix. There are no confirmed reports of dead or injured, but Premier Brad Wall has issued a statement expressing shock and sorrow at what he calls "the horrific ...

  • №91.   14.09.2016 08:26

    Boyle, Alberta – On September 13, 2016 at approximately 1810hrs, two suspects entered the Caslan General Store east of Boyle and committed an armed robbery. The suspects demanded cash, cigarettes and lottery tickets from the clerk. During the course of the robbery, one of the suspects fired a shot into a display case. Suspects departed the scene in a grey/silver SUV being driven by a third suspect. ...

  • №92.   25.03.2016 03:20

    Drayton Valley, AB: Drayton Valley RCMP along with Breton and Drumheller RCMP are looking for the public’s assistance in locating missing 23 year old Kelsey KRAMER. KRAMER was last seen in Drumheller on Saturday March 19th, 2016 and was believed to be heading back to Drayton Valley. KRAMER was driving a green 2006 Ford Freestyle at the time of her disappearance. KRAMER is believed to have gone ...

  • №93.   16.03.2016 23:08

    Stony Plain, Alberta – On March 15, 2016 at approximately 12:15 AM, Stony Plain/Spruce Grove/Enoch RCMP responded to a complaint of two missing teenage girls. The females, 13 year old Victoria Alook and 15 year old Brooke Badger had left their residence at approximately 9:30 PM on March 14, 2016 and did not return home. It is believed that they may be in the Edmonton area. Anyone with information ...

  • №94.   10.03.2016 00:30

    EDMONTON — An Anglican priest is facing more sex-related charges allegedly from his work at a youth jail in Edmonton in the 1980s. Police say Gordon William Dominey is now charged with 18 sexual assault charges and nine gross indecency charges. It's alleged the crimes happened in the 1980s at the Edmonton Youth Development Centre where Dominey was employed. Gordon Dominey. Dominey, 63, was first ...

  • №95.   05.04.2016 20:50

    Wainwright, AB: On April 4th, 2016 at 2:51pm, the Wainwright RCMP responded to a call of an Armed Robbery with a Firearm at G&B Fuels/Anna’s Restaurant located in Wainwright, AB. A male suspect wearing a black hoodie, blue jeans and sunglasses entered the business brandishing a black rifle with a banana clip. The suspect pointed the firearm at the store clerk and demanded cash and cigarettes. A ...

  • №96.   09.03.2016 23:32

    When Brian Keating was a child, he spent much of his free time playing in the woods and building forts.   He’s now 60, and still relishes his time in the outdoors — climbing Kilimanjaro, swimming alongside sharks in the Baja Peninsula and exploring throughout Alberta. Keating, a well-known Alberta naturalist, will speak at this year’s Wild Voices Soiree, an event hosted by the ...

  • №97.   23.06.2016 04:20

    Evansburg, Alberta – The Evansburg RCMP is asking the public’s assistance in locating a missing 14-year-old female. Hannaleigh HARRIS, 14 years of age has been reported missing by her Mother today at 12:30 p.m. Hannaleigh was last seen in the evening of June 21, 2016 at approximately 10:30 p.m. at her residence in rural Entwistle. Hannaleigh HARRIS She may be wearing blue jeans, cowboy boots and carrying ...

  • №98.   08.02.2016 22:48

    RED DEER, Alta. — A man has been convicted of attacking a woman who ran into the central Alberta bush to escape and was lost for nearly two weeks. A jury in Red Deer found Kevin Roy Gladue guilty on Friday of aggravated sexual assault. A sentencing hearing for the 38-year-old is to take place Tuesday. Court heard Gladue and the woman were in a truck that got stuck on the O'Chiese reserve near Rocky ...

  • №99.   07.06.2016 02:56

    Universities must be safe places for intellectual debate. But let's leave magic lessons to Hogwarts. They've no place in a 21st century medical school.

  • №100.   06.07.2016 19:18

    An Alberta judge has ruled that an Indigenous woman who said "I hate white people" before punching a white woman did not commit a hate crime. Provincial court Judge Harry Van Harten said in the ruling that he was "not satisfied beyond a reasonable doubt" that Tamara Crowchief hit Lydia White because of a racial bias. Last November, White was standing outside a pub in southwest Calgary ...