CPR saves 19-year-old Edmonton ball hockey player’s life

Sam Richardson, 19, was playing in a ball hockey tournament in August when he suffered cardiac arrest. A referee and three players administered CPR right away. “From what I’m told, I was coming off the (rink) to the bench and…

Edmonton river valley renewal project raises questions about accessibility

Some users of a popular river valley staircase in Edmonton see an upcoming renewal project as a step in the wrong direction. “They say that they talk to us, but they don’t listen to us,” said Arlene McDougall, an active…

Early morning fire destroys Westlock, Alta. furniture store, no injuries reported

Posted November 16, 2019 4:27 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ A local furniture store in the town of Westlock has been devastated after a blaze early Friday morning. The owner…

Edmonton’s Token Naturals aims to expand from cocktail bitters into weed oil manufacturing

An Edmonton company that is already well-known for its craft cocktail bitters has set its sights set on the marijuana oil extraction market, now that edibles and oils are legal for Canadians to consume. Keenan Pascal, CEO of Token Naturals,…

A growing need: Edmonton’s Food Bank launches 2019 Festive Campaign

On a Tuesday morning, it’s a steady stream of people coming to Edmonton’s Food Bank; among those waiting is Stephanie van Beek, who says the time spent waiting has “given me a chance to focus less on the food stress…