Bissell Centre in ‘dire need’ of clothing donations during Edmonton cold snap

An Edmonton organization that supports those struggling with poverty made a public plea for donations to help those most at risk during this extreme cold snap. READ MORE: Extreme cold warnings in place in Alberta, wind chills of -40 expected…

Brrrr! Edmonton plummets to around -45°C with wind chill

Canadians from coast to coast to coast are facing extreme winter weather, with the entire province of Alberta hit especially hard. In Edmonton this week, temperatures have felt as low as -45°C with wind chill. Quinn Ohler reports on how…

Freezing cold weather is patio season for some Edmontonians

Posted January 14, 2020 11:54 pm Updated January 14, 2020 11:56 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ The patio at Rocky Mountain Icehouse in downtown Edmonton was full of people on…

Edmonton cold snap puts pressure on crisis teams, AHS, SPCA, 211

As Edmonton sees itself in the midst of an extreme cold snap, emergency teams in the city said they are seeing an increase in calls for cold-related incidents and injuries. Alberta Health Services Related News Alberta Health Services said that…

Extreme cold warning lifted for Edmonton

The extreme cold warning that has been in effect for almost all of February in Edmonton has been lifted. Environment Canada lifted the warning at 10:28 a.m. Friday. “Arctic air has released us from its grip for now,” Global Edmonton…