Air Inuit passengers kept at airport for 4 hours following false bomb threat

Air Inuit passengers were kept at the Puvirnituq and Inukjuak airports in Nunavik, Que., for several hours on Wednesday after a…

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In search of cleaner coal, scientists lace lake with toxic element

In tiny doses, selenium is not just good for you, but essential. All animals require trace amounts of this somewhat obscure element…

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Canadian ‘Dreamer’ in Edmonton sees new university program as his best hope

A young Ethiopian man living in Edmonton hopes getting into York University in Toronto would help him and his family…

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RCMP hunt for man who exposed himself in St. Albert parking lot

RCMP are asking for the public’s assistance to identify a man seen masturbating in front two girls in a St.…

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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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From Edmonton basement to Toronto auction house: long-lost Tom Thomson painting sells for over $480K

A long-lost painting by Tom Thomson was sold at an art auction in Toronto for $481,250 on Wednesday, marking a reversal of fortune for…

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Senators bow to will of elected government on transport modernization bill

The Senate has bowed to the will of the Trudeau government on an omnibus transportation modernization bill. Senators voted 41-31…

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Vancouver votes to ban plastic straws, foam cups and containers by June 2019

Vancouver has voted to ban the distribution of plastic straws as well as foam take-out containers and cups as part…

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4 Broncos to be mourned today at Edmonton memorial

A memorial is to be held Tuesday for four players with the Humboldt Broncos junior hockey team who called the Edmonton…

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