Head of Alberta Beekeepers Commission says rainy summer has added to industry woes

Cool and rainy weather weather is exacerbating what has already been a difficult year for beekeepers in central Alberta, according to the head of an industry association in the province. Alberta Beekeepers Commission president Jeremy Olthof told Global News on…

Severe thunderstorm warnings issued for parts of southern and central Alberta

A number of areas in southern and central Alberta were issued a severe thunderstorm warning on Wednesday afternoon. “Meteorologists are tracking a severe thunderstorm capable of producing very strong wind gusts, up to toonie-sized hail and heavy rain,” Environment Canada…

Summertime sadness: Disappointing Edmonton weather can affect people’s moods

Let’s be real. Summer temperatures in Edmonton have not been high and that’s left a lot of people feeling a bit low. Summer in much of central Alberta hasn’t met many expectations and the cloudy, grey weather can affect people’s…