Roof of northwest Edmonton police campus leaking, project likely delayed 1 year

The City of Edmonton discovered “issues with the roof” towards the end of construction during a standard inspection of the Edmonton Police Service northwest campus project, and that’s leading to delays. On Friday, city officials said the roof is leaking…

Sections of Alberta’s Mental Health Act deemed unconstitutional, court rules

A court has ruled six sections of Alberta’s Mental Health Act are unconstitutional after reviewing the case of a Calgary man who was held in hospital for nine months and treated with medications without his consent. The decision was issued…

Alberta schools battle budgets as future of nutrition grant remains unclear

Lethbridge school districts have created their budgets already, despite uncertainties of the funding they’ll be receiving from the United Conservative government’s first budget. “[We] really hope that the assumptions [we’ve] made on the upcoming budget are correct,” said Chris Smeaton,…

Village in Saskatchewan cancels dog cull after social media backlash

The village of La Loche, Sask., has cancelled a controversial dog culling initiative amidst mounting public outcry on social media. “We’re not in the business of hurting animals so… we’re retracting that and we’re cancelling that — the destroying of…