Edmonton’s Cariwest festival lives it up on roomy legislature grounds

Edmonton festivals are taking advantage of the relocated site at the Alberta legislature grounds this year, prompting many to compare the…

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Heat health risk prompts change to Environment Canada warning system

In a country where Vancouverites get heat warnings at 29 C, but some in Ontario don’t get the same alert until it…

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Water main break in Rossdale area expected to tie up morning traffic

 A water main break near 97th Avenue and Bellamy Hill Road south of Downtown Edmonton is expected to cause headaches…

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Refugees can now apply for Alberta driver’s licence while waiting for claim

Refugees in Alberta can now apply for a one-year driver’s licence while they wait for their claim to be processed.…

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Charges dropped against rural Alberta homeowner accused of shooting trespasser

All charges have been dropped against a rural Alberta homeowner accused of shooting a trespasser on his property near Okotoks.…

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‘Queer History’ app documents Edmonton’s LGBTQ history

Dozens of men, handcuffed and in various states of undress, were escorted out of the bathhouse and herded into the…

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Trans Mountain protesters decry ‘Justin Trudeau memorial pipeline’ in Burnaby, B.C.

Around 100 people protested at a Trans Mountain work site against the pipeline’s expansion on Saturday in Burnaby, B.C., and…

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Floods, wildfires spark evacuation concerns from some northern Albertans

After a spring of flooding followed by wildfires, some residents of Mackenzie County are concerned about their ability to quickly evacuate…

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‘Astounding’ survey of fly species suggests we might be underestimating global biodiversity

A University of Calgary entomologist recently participated in a landmark study that revealed just how much we don’t know about…

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Gas prices hit record 160.9 cents per litre in Vancouver

Gas prices continue to break records in the Lower Mainland, as prices hit 160.9 cents for a litre in Vancouver.…

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