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Airdrie's Al Jones was one of six people recognized for his outstanding community contributions at the Stars of Alberta Volunteer Awards gala on Dec. 5, in Edmonton.
A state official Thursday approved leases of oil and gas development rights on 2,800 acres of ecologically sensitive land near the Au Sable River in northern Michigan, but made the area off-limits to surface drilling.
A Morinville man who fatally beat a fellow guest at a Whitecourt home in January claims he was defending himself against a sexual assault.
What has a mouth like a duck's and a comb like a rooster's? A dinosaur that roamed North America 75 million years ago.
Hoping to become professional dancers, Chloe Bennett and Miya Bates, both aged 15, realize that dealing with injuries is part of their profession.
Alberta Health Services is warning people who ate at a Lethbridge restaurant may have been exposed to hepatitis A. A food-handler who worked at Pasta Fresco and Black Tomato Lounge on Oct. 21, Oct. 22, Oct. 29, Oct. 31 and Nov. 6 was diagnosed with hepatitis A. "While we believe the risk to the public is low, hepatitis A can be a serious ... (more)
The Toronto stock market was lower Wednesday as investors remained focused on whether the Federal Reserve could move as soon as next week on clawing back its stimulus.
Firefighters continue to battle a blaze that has been burning for more than three weeks at a landfill near Medicine Hat in southern Alberta.
Crews are working to clean up the hundreds of million of litres of contaminated water spilled from the Obed Mountain Mine's containment area near Hinton, Alta.
People gather during a demonstration against the Enbridge Northern Gateway pipeline in Vancouver, B.C., on Saturday November 16, 2013.
County of St. Paul Reeve Steve Upham, County of St. Paul Councillor Maxine Fodness, County of St. Paul CAO Shiela Kitz, Bonnyville-Cold Lake MLA Genia Leskiw, Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Verlyn Olson, MD of Bonnyville Reeve Ed Rondeau and M.D. of Bonnyville CAO Ryan Poole were all on hand at the St. Paul provincial building last ... (more)
In the early stages of the flooding in High River, officials decided to build two berms to help control the water but it ended up sitting in the area for weeks.
The power of social media may have forced peace talks between a veteran from the war in Afghanistan and a U.S. bicycle giant in a battle over trademarks.
Officials in the Alberta town of Chestermere are being pilloried as fun-hating, anti-Canadians for putting the kibosh on a neighbourhood's heartwarming efforts to set up an official hockey rink on a storm water pond.