Several low-lying Edmonton river valley trails closed due to high water levels

A number of low-lying trails in Edmonton’s river valley have been closed due to rising water levels, the City of Edmonton announced on Friday. The high amount of rainfall over the past few days has caused water from the North…

Edmonton’s funicular was a popular river valley ride in its first year: report

The river valley funicular proved a “popular destination” in its first year of operation, according to a City of Edmonton report. But it also faced a number of challenges. Successes Help us improve Globalnews.ca Story continues below “As of Nov.…

Second annual Rucksack March raises awareness of first responders and military families suffering from PTSD

It’s a symbol meant to show the weight of mental health stress on first responders and military personnel. The rucksack is a giant backpack filled with everything a soldier would require before heading out onto the field. On Saturday, those…