Oilsands workers, Fort McMurray leaders disappointed with Trans Mountain setback

At a Fort McMurray diner on Friday, many customers sipped coffee and swallowed their disappointment as they discussed a federal court…

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Why killing Alberta’s carbon tax could kill Kinder Morgan pipeline

The federal government announced last week it’s willing to put its money where its mouth has long been in supporting the…

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RCMP commissioner ‘not sure’ handgun ban is the answer to gun violence

A recent spate of shootings is driving a swelling chorus of calls for a handgun ban — but the nation’s top…

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Senior hit by SUV in northeast Edmonton dies in hospital

A 78-year-old man who was hit by an SUV in northeast Edmonton early Saturday morning has died in hospital. The man…

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Men trapped in flooded elevator punched through ceiling to make lifesaving 911 call

Klever Freire says he and a friend panicked as storm water started gushing into the stranded elevator in the Toronto…

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Ontario formally requests $200M from Ottawa for asylum seeker costs

Ontario’s new Progressive Conservative government has formally requested $200 million from Ottawa to cover the costs of dealing with asylum…

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Do Edmonton police searches of bar ID scanners violate customers’ rights?

Random police inspections of customer ID scanners in Edmonton bars and lounges may violate Alberta’s privacy laws, some privacy and…

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Allergies worse than normal? Edmonton’s unpredictable weather is to blame, experts say

Edmonton seemed to skip spring this year — but the huge increase in temperatures in a short time made pollen counts…

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Trudeau’s decision to vote in Ontario election angers Quebec MP

Even though he represents a federal riding in Quebec, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau plans to vote in the upcoming Ontario provincial election.…

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Edmonton-area doctor with passion for space medicine returns from Mars simulation mission

Shawna Pandya hasn’t been to Mars, but she’s been closer than most. The physician, who grew up in Sherwood Park…

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