Future of Edmonton street performers festival site up in the air

The Edmonton International Street Performers Festival concluded a sometimes-stormy, sometimes-scorching week in Old Strathcona Sunday. With the one-year countdown now…

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Trudeau to shuffle cabinet Wednesday, source says

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will shuffle his cabinet next Wednesday as his government readies for the next election amid shifting…

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March in downtown Edmonton commemorates 50th anniversary of residential school closure

The Edmonton Indian Residential School closed 50 years ago, but its effects are still felt by survivors and their families.…

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Tropical cyclone notice issued for Newfoundland

After days of dry, hot weather with fire hazard ratings up and some heat warnings in effect, parts of Newfoundland…

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Distrust lingers as City of Edmonton tackles harassment complaints

City of Edmonton staff and union leaders are reluctant to trust the city’s revised harassment and discrimination strategy, councillors heard…

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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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Vote Compass: Horwath taps those weary of Wynne, fearful of Ford

Based on the more than 220,000 responses to date to the Ontario election edition of Vote Compass, it would appear…

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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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NDP case against Trans Mountain pipeline may be hurt by previous legal arguments

British Columbia’s court case over the flow of heavy oil through the province could be damaged by the NDP government’s…

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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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