How the killer whale became the Achilles heel of Trans Mountain pipeline approval

It’s been a summer of dramatic killer whale news — from a mother holding up her dead calf for 17 days in…

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Edmonton woman dies after pinning herself under her own SUV

An elderly woman died early Wednesday after she pinned herself under her own SUV in northeast Edmonton, police say. Officers were…

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Edmonton’s Animal Care and Control Centre hosts menagerie of lost pets

It’s not unusual to hear strange animal noises in the back rooms of the Animal Care and Control Centre (ACCC) in Edmonton. A veritable…

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Banff holds blessing ceremony with Indigenous elders before letting bison roam

Several Indigenous elders are to be flown by helicopter into the backcountry of Banff National Park today for a blessing…

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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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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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Murray Segal to lead review of Hassan Diab extradition

Justice Minister Jody Wilson-Raybould has asked the former deputy attorney general of Ontario, Murray Segal, to conduct the external review…

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Bill to limit oil exports to B.C. no bluff, Alberta energy minister says

Alberta Energy Minister Marg McCuaig-Boyd says a new bill giving her the power to limit oil exports isn’t a bluff,…

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Trans Mountain pipeline rally draws hundreds to McDougall Centre in Calgary

A large crowd packed into the plaza at the McDougall Centre in Calgary on Tuesday for a rally to show support…

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St. Albert hockey team mourns and remembers 5 former Raiders killed in Humboldt bus crash

Once a Raider, always a Raider. Those words took on a poignant significance this weekend as coaches and players of the St.…

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