State of emergency extended as 2018 becomes worst B.C. wildfire season on record

The B.C. government has extended the provincial state of emergency because of wildfires that have now burned more area than…

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Wildfire continues to threaten Waterton Lakes National Park but doesn’t grow in size

Rain fell across southern Alberta overnight Saturday, except in the area where it was needed most — around Waterton Lakes…

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Outrage climbs as video of huge rocks thrown from Mount Rundle surfaces

A video of two people throwing huge rock chunks off Mount Rundle near Canmore — potentially putting climbers and hikers…

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Edmonton firefighters battle 2 serious blazes since Sunday

An early morning fire destroyed a house under construction in the Griesbach neighbourhood early Monday morning, just hours after another…

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Chrystia Freeland says plight of stranded White Helmets keeps her ‘awake at night’

The international community has not given up hope of rescuing more White Helmet volunteers and their families who want to leave Syria,…

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Trudeau slaps down Harper’s claims that NAFTA is being delayed for political gain

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is rebutting claims made by former Conservative prime minister Stephen Harper that the Liberal government is…

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1 in 6 Canadians struggling with finances, Angus Reid survey finds

More than a quarter of Canadians are already facing serious financial hardship, according to the findings of a new study…

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Alberta’s energy regulator ignoring own rules on tailings ponds: critics

Alvaro Pinto wants Alberta’s energy regulator to follow its own oilsands rules. The director of sustainability for the Fort McKay…

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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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Tires and rims worth $70K stolen from Ford dealership in Wetaskiwin

RCMP are looking for leads after 56 tires and rims disappeared from the Denham Ford dealership in Wetaskiwin. Approximately $70,000 worth…

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