Edmonton hoping to move past traditional homeless housing model

The city is pushing for more permanent supportive housing for Edmonton’s homeless population — a move that could change the…

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Calgary MLA Prab Gill resigns from UCP caucus after investigation into ballot stuffing allegations

Calgary-Greenway MLA Prab Gill has resigned from the United Conservative Party caucus, saying he doesn’t agree with the findings of an investigation into allegations…

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Lightning strike may have killed 50 Canada geese outside of Montreal

After 50 Canada geese were found dead floating in the St. Lawrence River outside Montreal earlier this week, veterinarians are saying they may…

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‘It’s not getting worse’: Floodwaters begin to recede in Slave Lake area

Floodwaters have begun to recede in the Slave Lake area after a powerful storm washed out roads, uprooted trees and…

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Canadian claiming border agency mistakenly detained him for 8 months sues for $10M

A naturalized Canadian citizen who spent eight months in Ontario detention centres awaiting immigration officials to verify his identity is…

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Stratford Festival opening night cancelled following bomb threat

A bomb threat forced the cancellation of the opening night of the Stratford Festival on Monday evening and prompted an…

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Far-right groups, counter-protesters rally over asylum seekers at Canada-U.S. border

Duelling protests are being held this afternoon at the Canada-U.S. border crossing in Saint-Bernard-de-Lacolle, Que. Far-right groups are protesting against…

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Activists claim victory as Trudeau’s oil tanker ban passes Commons

As environmentalists bemoan the Liberal government’s promise to build the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion project, Ottawa handed them a victory of…

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UCP members ignore MLA pleas to vote against gay-straight alliance motion

Despite pleas from three MLAs, a majority of United Conservative Party members passed a motion at their inaugural convention Sunday to…

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Edmonton Alberta Weather & News

Children attending Elk Island Public Schools will be getting a snow day Thursday. A spokesperson for the school district said buses…

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