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    'Mom, I'm in trouble': Grande Prairie woman faces decade in Thai prison

    'Mom, I'm in trouble': Grande Prairie woman faces decade in Thai prison


    One of two tourists charged with vandalism for spray painting graffiti on an ancient red-brick wall in northern Thailand is from Grande Prairie,...

    One of two tourists charged with vandalism for spray painting graffiti on an ancient red-brick wall in northern Thailand is from Grande Prairie, Alta.

    Alberta author chronicles family's escape from war-torn Vietnam

    Alberta author chronicles family's escape from war-torn Vietnam


    Nhung Tran-Davies remembers her mother giving food away to hungry neighbours when her own family members — then living in a war-torn, flood-ravaged village in rural Vietnam — were themselves...

    Nhung Tran-Davies remembers her mother giving food away to hungry neighbours when her own family members — then living in a war-torn, flood-ravaged village in rural Vietnam — were themselves starving.

    Edmonton-based Stantec strikes deal to sell international construction arm

    Edmonton-based Stantec strikes deal to sell international construction arm


    Canadian engineering-design giant Stantec Inc. is selling its construction arm in a much-anticipated deal following a review begun last spring of how to best extract value from the operation it bought two and a half years...

    Canadian engineering-design giant Stantec Inc. is selling its construction arm in a much-anticipated deal following a review begun last spring of how to best extract value from the operation it bought two and a half years ago.

    Edmonton restaurant shut down for cockroaches, dirty kitchen

    Edmonton restaurant shut down for cockroaches, dirty kitchen


    A central Edmonton Chinese restaurant has been ordered closed by the province after health inspectors found cockroaches and filthy kitchen...

    A central Edmonton Chinese restaurant has been ordered closed by the province after health inspectors found cockroaches and filthy kitchen conditions.

    UCP attacks media for 'old news' on party platform plans - but was it?

    UCP attacks media for 'old news' on party platform plans - but was it?


    In the U.S., President Donald Trump attacks stories he doesn't like as “fake news.” In Alberta, the United Conservative Party and its supporters are attacking stories they don’t like as “old...

    In the U.S., President Donald Trump attacks stories he doesn't like as “fake news.” In Alberta, the United Conservative Party and its supporters are attacking stories they don’t like as “old news.”

    High-ranking officer accuses Edmonton police chief of deceit

    High-ranking officer accuses Edmonton police chief of deceit


    A high-ranking officer with the Edmonton Police Service has accused outgoing Chief Rod Knecht of making "false and misleading" statements about whether he cancelled a reception for the city's LGBTQ community, CBC News has...

    A high-ranking officer with the Edmonton Police Service has accused outgoing Chief Rod Knecht of making "false and misleading" statements about whether he cancelled a reception for the city's LGBTQ community, CBC News has learned.

    Rec centre, Terwillegar Drive left out of Edmonton's capital budget

    Rec centre, Terwillegar Drive left out of Edmonton's capital budget


    The city's new four-year capital budget moves forward big projects like the LRT and invests in parks, roads and neighbourhood renewal, but a few much-anticipated items have been left...

    The city's new four-year capital budget moves forward big projects like the LRT and invests in parks, roads and neighbourhood renewal, but a few much-anticipated items have been left out.

    Foreign-trained dentists in limbo as board questions degrees

    Foreign-trained dentists in limbo as board questions degrees


    Some foreign-trained dentists on the cusp of becoming certified to practise in Canada say they've been thrust into limbo — and in many cases, deep into debt — after the profession's Ottawa-based examination board determined their credentials from an...

    Some foreign-trained dentists on the cusp of becoming certified to practise in Canada say they've been thrust into limbo — and in many cases, deep into debt — after the profession's Ottawa-based examination board determined their credentials from an Indian university no longer pass muster.

    Customers file human rights complaints against police during Nyala Lounge meeting

    Customers file human rights complaints against police during Nyala Lounge meeting


    More business owners, customers and human rights advocates are rallying behind the owner of a McCauley bar who has been complaining for months about what he says is unfair and unjustified police presence in his...

    More business owners, customers and human rights advocates are rallying behind the owner of a McCauley bar who has been complaining for months about what he says is unfair and unjustified police presence in his establishment.

    McDavid sets up Draisaitl for OT winner as Oilers edge Bruins

    McDavid sets up Draisaitl for OT winner as Oilers edge Bruins


    Connor McDavid set up Leon Draisaitl for the overtime winner as the Edmonton Oilers defeated the Boston Bruins 3-2 in their home opener on...

    Connor McDavid set up Leon Draisaitl for the overtime winner as the Edmonton Oilers defeated the Boston Bruins 3-2 in their home opener on Thursday.

    Jury finds Calgary parents guilty in 2013 death of toddler son

    Jury finds Calgary parents guilty in 2013 death of toddler son


    A Calgary jury has found Jennifer and Jeromie Clark guilty of criminal negligence causing death and failure to provide the necessaries of life for the 2013 death of their toddler son,...

    A Calgary jury has found Jennifer and Jeromie Clark guilty of criminal negligence causing death and failure to provide the necessaries of life for the 2013 death of their toddler son, John.

    'Sunshine of my life': Loved ones remember Edmonton woman during husband's sentencing

    'Sunshine of my life': Loved ones remember Edmonton woman during husband's sentencing


    The family and friends of Kristi Schienmann, who was killed by her husband Timothy Crowe, delivered emotional victim impact statements Thursday in Edmonton’s Court of Queen’s...

    The family and friends of Kristi Schienmann, who was killed by her husband Timothy Crowe, delivered emotional victim impact statements Thursday in Edmonton’s Court of Queen’s Bench.

    Demise of provincial funding program leaving 'gaping holes' in capital budgets, AUMA says

    Demise of provincial funding program leaving 'gaping holes' in capital budgets, AUMA says


    With the program the province uses to fund local building projects across Alberta coming to an end, cities and towns are worried the uncertainty about its replacement will leave gaping holes in their capital...

    With the program the province uses to fund local building projects across Alberta coming to an end, cities and towns are worried the uncertainty about its replacement will leave gaping holes in their capital budgets.

    2 men facing charges in abduction of Red Deer woman

    2 men facing charges in abduction of Red Deer woman


    Two men are facing criminal charges after a 48-year-old woman was abducted Wednesday morning in Red...

    Two men are facing criminal charges after a 48-year-old woman was abducted Wednesday morning in Red Deer.

    Secure unit would have saved dementia patient killed in traffic: fatality report

    Secure unit would have saved dementia patient killed in traffic: fatality report


    A dementia patient who was run over in the street after he wandered away from the Royal Alexandra Hospital in 2015 should have been protected on a secure unit, a fatality inquiry has...

    A dementia patient who was run over in the street after he wandered away from the Royal Alexandra Hospital in 2015 should have been protected on a secure unit, a fatality inquiry has found.