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    Alberta RCMP arrest mud-covered suspect after lengthy chase

    Alberta RCMP arrest mud-covered suspect after lengthy chase


    Mounties have arrested and charged a man after a lengthy chase that involved Calgary police and three RCMP...

    Mounties have arrested and charged a man after a lengthy chase that involved Calgary police and three RCMP detachments.

    Pilot missing since Sunday found dead in plane wreck in northwest Alberta

    Pilot missing since Sunday found dead in plane wreck in northwest Alberta


    A pilot who went missing on Sunday has been found dead in a plane wreck south of Oldman Lake, Alta., about 100 kilometres northwest of...

    A pilot who went missing on Sunday has been found dead in a plane wreck south of Oldman Lake, Alta., about 100 kilometres northwest of Edmonton.

    Alberta adds 406 seats to train students in face of projected tech worker shortage

    Alberta adds 406 seats to train students in face of projected tech worker shortage


    Hundreds more Alberta students will be able to study in tech-related fields this year, after the province announced it was adding 406 additional seats at post-secondary...

    Hundreds more Alberta students will be able to study in tech-related fields this year, after the province announced it was adding 406 additional seats at post-secondary schools.

    Driver who killed Calgary chef, filmmaker must 'tell his story' and spend 1 month in jail

    Driver who killed Calgary chef, filmmaker must 'tell his story' and spend 1 month in jail


    A Calgary judge appeared to get emotional when trying to decide on a fit sentence for Nicholas Miklic, a young man who drove carelessly, killing a local chef and an up-and-coming...

    A Calgary judge appeared to get emotional when trying to decide on a fit sentence for Nicholas Miklic, a young man who drove carelessly, killing a local chef and an up-and-coming filmmaker.

    Fake facial hair, K-pop & farm days: Calgary entertainment this weekend

    Fake facial hair, K-pop & farm days: Calgary entertainment this weekend


    Don't let the dreary weather fool you, the weekend is around the corner, the temperature are expected to rebound and there's lots to do in Calgary's arts and entertainment scene. Here’s our weekly hit-list...

    Don't let the dreary weather fool you, the weekend is around the corner, the temperature are expected to rebound and there's lots to do in Calgary's arts and entertainment scene. Here’s our weekly hit-list roundup.

    Ministry contacting WestJet over outing of transgender passenger

    Ministry contacting WestJet over outing of transgender passenger


    Transportation Minister Marc Garneau has instructed his staff to contact WestJet after a passenger said one of the airline's gate agents outed her as a transgender woman to other passengers on her...

    Transportation Minister Marc Garneau has instructed his staff to contact WestJet after a passenger said one of the airline's gate agents outed her as a transgender woman to other passengers on her flight.

    Calgary MP mourns newborn daughter's death from genetic disorder

    Calgary MP mourns newborn daughter's death from genetic disorder


    An Alberta Conservative MP has posted a touching online tribute following the death of his newborn daughter from a genetic...

    An Alberta Conservative MP has posted a touching online tribute following the death of his newborn daughter from a genetic disorder.

    NEB allows Trans Mountain to begin construction on parts of pipeline expansion

    NEB allows Trans Mountain to begin construction on parts of pipeline expansion


    The National Energy Board says Trans Mountain Pipeline ULC can start construction on sections of its pipeline expansion in Alberta and British...

    The National Energy Board says Trans Mountain Pipeline ULC can start construction on sections of its pipeline expansion in Alberta and British Columbia.

    No raining on parades: Calgary Steampunks about comfort-zone smashing and inclusivity

    No raining on parades: Calgary Steampunks about comfort-zone smashing and inclusivity


    From the outside looking in, it's an odd pairing, but retro-Victorian science fiction is a thing that's bringing Calgarians together for passion-sharing and comfort-zone...

    From the outside looking in, it's an odd pairing, but retro-Victorian science fiction is a thing that's bringing Calgarians together for passion-sharing and comfort-zone expanding.

    Lethbridge mom conditionally discharged after she left child in freezing car

    Lethbridge mom conditionally discharged after she left child in freezing car


    A Lethbridge, Alta., mother who left her child in a freezing car while she went to the bar has received a conditional discharge with one year...

    A Lethbridge, Alta., mother who left her child in a freezing car while she went to the bar has received a conditional discharge with one year probation.

    Calgary Hotel Association calls for regulations on short-term rentals

    Calgary Hotel Association calls for regulations on short-term rentals


    Peggy Athans, executive director of the Calgary Hotel Association, says there are about 3,700 short-term rentals listed in Calgary and regulations are needed to ensure...

    Peggy Athans, executive director of the Calgary Hotel Association, says there are about 3,700 short-term rentals listed in Calgary and regulations are needed to ensure parity.

    Province reaches tentative deal with 23,000 AUPE members, details a secret

    Province reaches tentative deal with 23,000 AUPE members, details a secret


    The Alberta government has reached a tentative agreement with 23,000 members of its largest union, the Alberta Union of Provincial Employees (AUPE), with the help of a...

    The Alberta government has reached a tentative agreement with 23,000 members of its largest union, the Alberta Union of Provincial Employees (AUPE), with the help of a mediator.

    Calgary Drop-In Centre names Sandra Clarkson as executive director

    Calgary Drop-In Centre names Sandra Clarkson as executive director


    Former executive director Debbie Newman stepped down from the position in March amid allegations of workplace bullying, harassment and abuse involving a former senior...

    Former executive director Debbie Newman stepped down from the position in March amid allegations of workplace bullying, harassment and abuse involving a former senior manager.

    Motive still unclear in highway shooting of German tourist

    Motive still unclear in highway shooting of German tourist


    The 60-year-old victim, whose name has not been released, was driving from Banff National Park on Aug. 2 with his wife, son and son's girlfriend when he was shot near the Morley rodeo grounds, about 55 kilometres west of...

    The 60-year-old victim, whose name has not been released, was driving from Banff National Park on Aug. 2 with his wife, son and son's girlfriend when he was shot near the Morley rodeo grounds, about 55 kilometres west of Calgary.

    Edmonton homeowner fears ant infestation could leave her bankrupt

    Edmonton homeowner fears ant infestation could leave her bankrupt


    An Edmonton woman could go bankrupt less than two years after buying her first home, which passed inspection but has been plagued by water damage and a massive infestation of carpenter...

    An Edmonton woman could go bankrupt less than two years after buying her first home, which passed inspection but has been plagued by water damage and a massive infestation of carpenter ants.

    'Abuse' found at Calgary nursing home after 97-year-old woman broke leg when dropped

    'Abuse' found at Calgary nursing home after 97-year-old woman broke leg when dropped


    When 97-year-old Tannis Snukal died in hospital, it was four weeks since she'd suffered a broken leg after being dropped by nursing home staff during a bath. An investigation found "abuse" at the AgeCare...

    When 97-year-old Tannis Snukal died in hospital, it was four weeks since she'd suffered a broken leg after being dropped by nursing home staff during a bath. An investigation found "abuse" at the AgeCare Glenmore.