Crime Beat podcast: The story of Maryam Rashidi

By Global News Posted November 19, 2019 6:00 am Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ View link » On this episode of Global News podcast Crime Beat, crime reporter Nancy Hixt shares…

Malfunctioning arms at train crossing cause traffic delays in northwest Edmonton

Posted November 18, 2019 7:50 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ The gate arms at the CN train tracks north of Yellowhead Trail on 149 Street were not working Monday evening,…

Former B.C. military leader faces jail time for child pornography possession

A former high-ranking leader with the B.C. Dragoons, of the Department of National Defence’s (DND) 39th Canadian Brigade Group, based in Kelowna has pleaded guilty to possession of child pornography. Sean David Parker served two missions as a reservist with…

Post-secondary students descend upon Alberta legislature to protest UCP cuts

Post-secondary students from the University of Alberta and MacEwan University marched from their respective campuses to the Alberta legislature Monday, raising concerns over provincial budget cuts. “This budget is personal,” said Akanksha Bhatnagar, the president of the University of Alberta…

Alberta man charged after allegedly attacking Campbell River Mountie during DUI stop

Posted November 18, 2019 3:33 pm Updated November 18, 2019 3:36 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ A Campbell River RCMP officer suffered “potentially serious” injuries when he was attacked during…

Confession from Edmonton man dubbed ‘Robin Hood of McNuggets’ delights internet

A man who worked at an Edmonton McDonald’s restaurant for two-and-a-half years recently revealed on Twitter that he put 11 chicken nuggets in nearly every 10-piece order he made. Cody Bondarchuk shared his confession at 5:30 p.m. on Friday. As…

Give Me Shelter prepares for 16th year helping victims of domestic violence

Posted November 18, 2019 8:00 am Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ This holiday season, thousands of women and children will flee their homes to escape domestic violence and find a safe…