Wendy’s removes burgers from some U.S. menus amid beef shortage — will this happen in Canada?

Fast-food chains, from Wendy’s to McDonald’s, are feeling the pressure amid beef shortages linked to the coronavirus pandemic. U.S. diners have discovered while ordering from some of their favourite fast-food chains that burgers have been completely removed from the menu…

‘Re-save our date’: U.S. couple has coronavirus-themed engagement photoshoot

The coronavirus outbreak has forced many to postpone milestone events, but one newly engaged West Virginia couple isn’t letting the virus spoil their big day. When Tjuana Bassett and Alex Herrick got engaged on April 21 last year, they were…

Dr. Hinshaw asks people to show #AlbertaCares during COVID-19 pandemic

Posted March 20, 2020 12:09 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ The COVID-19 pandemic has created a sense of uncertainty and stress for many Albertans, but it’s also bringing out incredible…

NHL suspends its season amid coronavirus pandemic

The National Hockey League has suspended its 2019-20 season until further notice in response to the novel coronavirus pandemic, the league announced on Thursday. “In light of ongoing developments resulting from the coronavirus, and after consulting with medical experts and…

Calgary deli’s towering meat sandwich is free if eaten fast enough

Posted March 11, 2020 9:43 am Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ A deli in Calgary is offering a massive, meat-filled sandwich that’s completely free — as long as you can eat…

Catholic Archdiocese of Edmonton joins TikTok social media video app

One of the oldest institutions has turned to one of the newest social media sites to help spread the Good Word. The Catholic Archdiocese of Edmonton decided to join TikTok after noticing a drop in engagement on other social media…

Ryan Reynolds thanks Global Edmonton anchor for sharing old photo grandfather

Did you know Canadian star Ryan Reynolds has a connection to the Alberta legislature? While covering the provincial budget, Global Edmonton anchor Gord Steinke shared a photo of Reynolds’ grandfather, which was captured inside the legislature. The photo, shared on…

RCMP allege man used rubber chicken during Tim Hortons robbery

Posted February 27, 2020 1:53 pm Updated February 27, 2020 1:58 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ RCMP are hoping to identify a man who allegedly used a rubber chicken to…

2 Calgary-area dogs competing in 2020 Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show

Two dogs from the Calgary area will be travelling to New York City this weekend to compete in the 2020 Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show. Standard poodle Cinderella lives in Calgary with owner Diane Kingston, and bearded collie Steel lives…