Federal government won’t decriminalize other drugs besides cannabis

The federal government says it is not interested in decriminalizing any drugs beyond marijuana, despite calls from Canada’s two largest…

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Young Indigenous girl hits the track and the high notes

Christina Hollingworth rocks back and forth, tapping her feet rhythmically as she nestles the shot between her neck and her…

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Albert Einstein’s letters to Calgarian discovered in U of C archive

A student has stumbled across a set of letters from Albert Einstein — written to Calgarian Harold Horne in 1943…

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At long last, Ovechkin and Capitals are Stanley Cup champs

Alex Ovechkin put both hands to his head and screamed while he left the bench and skated into the thick of the…

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Support workers doling out pills in nursing homes are under-qualified, some health professionals say

​After being a nurse for over 30 years specializing in seniors’ care, Monya Johnson, 65, is enjoying retirement near Morrisburg, Ont. But,…

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‘I don’t want to be hassled’: Some Edmonton police no longer conducting street checks, says chief

Some Edmonton police officers are resisting doing street checks because the practise is controversial and they fear being investigated, says…

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U of A president should cut pay before charging students more, minister says – Edmonton

Advanced Education Minister Marlin Schmidt says University of Alberta president David Turpin should take a pay cut before charging students…

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Edmonton Alberta Weather & News

Two Vernon brothers are home safe after spending several freezing hours stuck down a gully in the forest on New…

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Single mother of 1 identified as among dead in Toronto van attack

A single mother of a young son is the latest person to be identified as a victim of Monday’s van…

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Edmonton Alberta Weather & News

Tyler Steenbergen was Canada’s 13th forward for most of the world junior hockey championship, consistently getting the fewest minutes on…

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