Hitchhiker stabbed, robbed between Red Deer and Lacombe, RCMP say

RCMP say a 26-year-old man was stabbed and robbed after he was picked up around Highway 2 and Highway 11A on Saturday. The…

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Edmonton Alberta Weather & News

An Alberta politician vacationing in Hawaii says the minutes she spent believing a missile attack was imminent were “really, really…

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Murder warrant issued for man in relation to northeast Edmonton homicide

Edmonton police issued a warrant Wednesday for a man wanted in connection with the second–degree murder of a 25-year-old woman…

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A new Venture: Alberta business publication back online

The business publication Alberta Venture, which collapsed late last year, is back online.  The 10-year-old monthly magazine won’t be printed anymore,…

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United Conservatives mark first year as official opposition party

It’s been one year since Alberta’s Wild Rose and Progressive Conservative parties officially came together to form the United Conservative…

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Future of AFN, promised Indigenous rights bill flashpoints in national chief election

The Assembly of First Nations race for national chief began officially on Wednesday and at stake for some candidates is the…

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Canada raises more than $3.8B for girls’ education at G7

The Canadian government announced at the G7 summit in Quebec that it has raised more than $3.8 billion in an…

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Pilots push for shorter flight times as government finalizes new safety regulations

When two Air Canada pilots mistook a San Francisco taxiway for a runway and almost crashed their plane into four…

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Why so few people on Six Nations reserve have clean running water, unlike their neighbours

For years, Dawn Martin-Hill couldn’t drink the water that comes out of her tap without boiling it first. She’s lived…

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Toronto condo rents climb 11% in past year as new mortgage rules lock out buyers

The average cost to rent a condominium in the Greater Toronto Area has risen by almost 11 per cent in…

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