Alberta RCMP confirm death of missing Indigenous woman

Police have confirmed the death of a northern Alberta woman. Police said Lindsay Marie Jackson’s body was located in the North Saskatchewan River on Wednesday near Duvernay, Alta., which is about 150 kilometres northeast of Edmonton. An autopsy was conducted…

RCMP defend Highway 1 blizzard response; ask travellers to always be prepared for rough weather

RCMP are defending the way they responded to the closure of Highway 1 west of Calgary following a snowstorm on Tuesday that left a number of motorists trapped on the highway for hours. “Earlier in the day, we had released…

Driving west of Calgary not advised due to extreme winter conditions: RCMP

One day after some drivers were stranded for upwards of 10 hours on snow-covered highways west of Calgary, RCMP are again warning drivers to stay off highways. READ MORE: Drivers stranded for over 10 hours on Highway 1 near Canmore after…

Southern Alberta man breaks condition to not be around children: RCMP

A southern Alberta man is in custody after allegedly breaking one of his arrest conditions. On Sept. 27, Oyen RCMP and the Internet Child Exploitation Unit arrested Austin Morgan Palmer, 19, after it was reported he had been in contact…

Dog that killed Alberta woman and injured 2-year-old girl euthanized: RCMP

A dog that killed a woman and severely injured a two-year-old girl has been euthanized, RCMP said Wednesday. Const. Mike Hibbs said the dog was put down Wednesday and the boxer-pit bull cross was reportedly fine during the 10-day mandatory quarantine.…

Man killed in single-vehicle crash west of Rimbey

A man died after his vehicle crashed on a highway near Rimbey in central Alberta Wednesday morning. Shortly after 5 a.m., police and emergency crews responded to a single vehicle collision on Highway 53. The collision happened near the intersection…

Alberta woman killed by her dog in Langdon identified

A 50-year-old woman who was killed by her dog just outside of Calgary on Saturday has been identified. Neighbours who spoke with Global News identified Lisa Lloyd as a resident of the Langdon home where the incident happened, and a…