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  1. Violent sexual offender seeks records of victim in effort to argue for a mistrial

    06.19 / 18:52 www.edmontonsun.com Edmontonsun.com - Edmonton
    A man convicted of a violent sexual assault on a woman who was jailed alongside him during the court proceedings is making an application to access records that his lawyer argues will undermine the victim’s credibility and reliability.Lance David Blanchard was convicted in December of aggravated assault, kidnapping, unlawful confinement, a…
  2. Robot falcon set to swoop in to keep birds away from airport runways

    06.19 / 17:47 www.edmontonsun.com Edmontonsun.com - Edmonton
    A new type of security is set to be unveiled at the Edmonton International Airport Monday afternoon — a robot falcon will be unleashed to scare birds away from runways.Announced at the beginning of May, the airport teamed up with Calgary-based Aerium Analytics which will be operating the falcon-shaped Robird drone. The robot patroller will flap i…
  3. Edmonton could be heading towards a record-breaking year for homicides

    06.19 / 15:50 www.edmontonsun.com Edmontonsun.com - Edmonton
    A man was lying dead in a north Edmonton strip- mall parking lot when a passerby found him and called police at about 12:30 a.m.…
  4. Lawyer: Uber drivers have never been convicted in Edmonton

    06.19 / 12:08 www.edmontonsun.com Edmontonsun.com - Edmonton
    Edmonton's vehicle-for-hire staff spent $1.5 million on administration and enforcement last year — issuing 278 tickets to Uber, TappCar and other drivers — but Uber's defence lawyer says not one of the tickets he's seen stood up in cou…
  5. Father's Day Show and Shine Car Show held

    06.19 / 02:25 www.edmontonsun.com Edmontonsun.com - Edmonton
    Car-loving fathers and their families had their hands full with more than 400 classic vehicles to admire Sunday at the annual Father's Day Show and Shine Car…
  6. Cyclists learning about new bike boxes

    06.19 / 00:06 www.edmontonsun.com Edmontonsun.com - Edmonton
    Weekend cyclists took the opportunity to tour downtown Edmonton using new bike lanes, although the new rules are going to take some time to get used…
  7. Former Edmonton UFC fighter Tim Hague dies following boxing match

    06.18 / 20:18 www.edmontonsun.com Edmontonsun.com - Edmonton
    Former UFC fighter Tim Hague died Sunday after going into critical condition following a Friday night boxing…
  8. Program aims to tackle high rates of food insecurity in African community

    06.18 / 19:35 www.edmontonsun.com Edmontonsun.com - Edmonton
    Two years ago, Iris Manzano started a job as a support worker helping African and Spanish- speaking immigrants adjust to life in…
  9. Homicide detectives probe death in north Edmonton parking lot

    06.18 / 14:52 www.edmontonsun.com Edmontonsun.com - Edmonton
    Homicide detectives are investigating after one man was found dead and another injured in a north Edmonton parking lot Sunday…
  10. Judge doesn't buy Warlocks morotcycle gang member's 'self-defence' claim on weapon's charges

    06.18 / 11:39 www.edmontonsun.com Edmontonsun.com - Edmonton
    A former member of the Drayton Valley chapter of the Warlocks motorcycle gang was convicted of several weapons charges on Friday after a judge called his claims of self-defence "nothing less than an act of vigilante…
  11. Anger over concentration of safe injection sites in inner-city Edmonton

    06.18 / 04:15 www.edmontonsun.com Edmontonsun.com - Edmonton
    Nearly 200 protestors gathered outside of the Alberta Legislature on Saturday to speak out against a concentration of safe injection sites in the Boyle, McCauley and Central McDougall neighbourhoods that they say is part of a larger issue of “systemic g…
  12. Edmonton Garrison military musicians headed to Buckingham Place

    06.18 / 04:15 www.edmontonsun.com Edmontonsun.com - Edmonton
    Military musicians from the Royal Canadian Artillery band based out of the Edmonton Garrison are performing ceremonial duties as part of the Queen’s Guard at Buckingham Place on June 1…
  13. Woman killed in crosswalk near golf course in West Edmonton

    06.18 / 04:15 www.edmontonsun.com Edmontonsun.com - Edmonton
    An Edmonton woman and her dog are dead after being hit by an SUV around 7 p.m. on Saturday at Suder Greens Drive at approximately 88…