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Imagine roads that charge your electric car as you drive. It's a grandiose vision to be sure, but one worth…
09.22 / 03:14
www.edmontonjournal.com
Police say officers were called to a home in the 0-100 block of Chaparral Ridge Way SE around 7:30 on…
09.22 / 03:08
www.cbc.ca
If you were a shoe, and you wanted to be both whimsical and kick-ass, John Fluevog would be your daddy.The Canadian shoe designer and the name behind two dozen iconic shoe stores across North America has built a business delivering a specific shoe experience to a hungry audience — folks who favour high style and quality over trend, and who don't m…
09.22 / 02:24
www.edmontonsun.com
He may be a defenceman in the National Hockey League but for Matt Benning, that doesn't mean his education doesn't…
09.22 / 02:07
globalnews.ca
RCMP have charged a former guard at Bowden Institution with aiding in the escape of one of its inmates. Sylvain Martin escaped back in April 2015 from the minimum security annex and was arrested in the fall on a Canada wide warrant in Quebec. Mounties allege the accused had an inappropriate financial relationship with Martin…
09.22 / 01:27
www.660news.com
One potential voter thinks having more women on Lethbridge City Council would bode well for the…
09.22 / 01:24
globalnews.ca
A high-ranking navy official said Thursday there is no missing child at a collapsed Mexico City school that had become a focus of rescue efforts following this week's deadly magnitude 7.1 earthquake, though an adult still may be alive in the…
09.22 / 01:12
edmonton.ctvnews.ca
Former Calgarian Robert Hall and fellow Canadian John Ridsdel were kidnapped in the middle of the night by extremists in the Philippines. The pair was held captive for months then ruthlessly…
09.22 / 01:02
globalnews.ca
A mother and son charged with first-degree murder in the death of an Alberta farmer wept Thursday as an Edmonton judge ruled they would both be released on bail.Helen Naslund, 53, and Neil Naslund, 25, are both charged with first-degree murder and offering an indignity to a dead body in connection with the death of Miles Naslund.The remains of…
09.22 / 00:57
www.edmontonsun.com
The Calgary Flames' disclosure Thursday of their lapsed offer to put up $275 million for a new Victoria Park arena re-ignited debate over a saga that's become a civic election political…
09.22 / 00:57
www.calgarysun.com
A senior Canadian defence official told a business crowd in Banff that North America is "a bit less secure" than it once was as new threats are posed by violent extremist groups, the behaviour of certain countries and the advent of long-range…
09.22 / 00:57
www.calgarysun.com
BOWDEN, Alta. — A former prison worker has been charged with helping an inmate e…
09.22 / 00:57
www.calgarysun.com
Construction and investment from the wildfire rebuild and an expected recovery in the price of oil mean strong economic growth in the near future for Wood Buffalo, a recently-released Conference Board of Canada report…
Four candidates vying for the Ward 4 seat on Calgary's city council take part in an all-candidates debate. Watch it live here at 7 p.m. and on-demand after the…
09.22 / 00:39
www.cbc.ca
Harry Lalousis is a man with one love: mustard - and he's come to Calgary to spread that…
09.22 / 00:39
www.cbc.ca
Employers at a luncheon hosted by the Fort McMurray Chamber of Commerce were warned it was time to update their policies on medications and impairment, as the federal government plans to legalize recreational marijuana use next…
A guard has been charged after a 19-month investigation into the escape of a Bowden Institution inmate in…
09.22 / 00:18
globalnews.ca
A pair of accused killers, a mother and son, were granted bail on Thursday in an Edmonton…
09.22 / 00:18
www.cbc.ca
Homicide detectives with the Edmonton Police Service have reviewed 11 files specific to the Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls commission that will be making its way to our city in…
09.21 / 23:56
globalnews.ca
Disheartened by the judgemental tone in some of the discussions on her community mom's Facebook group, Alberta mom Joelle Weisbeck recently decided to shift the…
09.21 / 23:56
globalnews.ca