Special air quality alert issued for Edmonton

Environment Canada says wildfire smoke is causing poor air quality and reduced visibility in Edmonton, Sherwood Park and St. Albert, Alberta.…

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‘Frankly horrifying’: Edmonton hate crimes unit investigates swath of graffiti swastikas

A string of swastika graffiti was found in a west Edmonton neighbourhood, including on the grounds of the local Hebrew…

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Alberta fisherman helps people with disabilities, chronic illnesses cast a line again

On a warm summer day on a lake west of Edmonton, Ed Butler is helped into a fishing boat by…

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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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Canada aims to curb number of migrant children held in detention

The Canadian government is taking steps to further reduce the number of migrant children and families held in detention centres,…

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Alberta mosque set ablaze in ‘brazen’ attack

A mosque in Edson, Alta. was set on fire late Saturday night shortly after a small group of people left…

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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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Event for Edmonton’s homeless connects people in need with basic services of daily life

Both Penny Whitford and Asia Sauve were shocked when they found out they were pregnant. Even now, months after giving…

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Woman removed from Air Canada flight after crew wrongly believed her rash was contagious

An Edmonton woman visiting Halifax says she was removed from an Air Canada flight after the crew wrongly assumed she…

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What we know about Alek Minassian, alleged driver in deadly Toronto van attack

Police have identified the suspect in a deadly van attack in Toronto as Alek Minassian, a 25-year-old man from Richmond Hill,…

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