Tornado alert issued around same time Alberta family captures video of funnel cloud near highway

While much of Alberta experienced turbulent weather on Tuesday night, a mother from Brooks said she was frightened by a funnel cloud next to the highway her family was travelling on around the same time a tornado alert was in…

Alberta RCMP search for suspects in $2K theft of antibiotics from Trochu vet clinic

RCMP are searching for two men who broke into a Trochu, Alta., vet clinic and stole more than $2,000 worth of antibiotics on Monday, according to a Tuesday news release. Police said early on July 6, two men smashed a…

Edmonton Eskimos sponsor calls on team to change its name if it wants to keep partnership

Citing its corporate values, a major insurance firm says it wants the Edmonton Eskimos organization to change its team name if it wants to continue its sponsorship deal going forward. “For several years, we have been a sponsor of the…

An introduction to a local NHL draft prospect Ethan Edwards

Ethan Edwards, who lives in St. Albert, had an outstanding rookie season with the Spruce Grove Saints. Despite the AJHL season being cut short because of the pandemic, Edwards moved up in the NHL Central Scouting rankings. Quinn Phillips has…

Water warning after pet dies from suspected blue-green algae exposure in Alberta

An Alberta family is sending out a warning to watch the water and your pets. Over the weekend their dog Daisy died after swimming in Moose Lake and they suspect blue-green algae is to blame. As Kendra Slugoski explains, AHS…

Former Alberta politician who gave seat up for Kenney gets Texas appointment

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted July 7, 2020 8:03 pm     Updated July 7, 2020 8:05 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ A former Alberta legislature member who gave…

Calgary vet physically assaulted over sick guinea pig, altercation caught on camera

Two Calgary women are facing charges after an alarming assault was caught on camera. The incident involved a veterinarian who works at the Calgary North Animal Hospital who was allegedly attacked over a sick guinea pig. Dr. Michelle Dmytriw said…

Alberta government Bill 32 proposes major changes to union strike rules and funding

Labour unions are accusing the UCP government of attacking workers’ rights in the heart of a job crisis. The province introduced legislation Tuesday designed to drive up investment in Alberta, but as provincial affairs reporter Tom Vernon explains, it includes…

Alberta won’t require full environmental assessments for construction sandpits

Alberta is moving to change the legal definition of minerals to spare excavators from having to conduct environmental assessments for large sandpits. A court ruling earlier this spring would have forced sandpits for road and other construction projects to be regulated…