Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Edmonton News

Local news for Edmonton, AB continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

3 hrs ago | CBC News

10 charged in poaching case near Edson

Almost a dozen people face 323 charges under the Wildlife Act after 26 deer, five moose, four elk and a black bear were killed and left to waste near Edson last year.

Comment?

Related Topix: Canada

7 hrs ago | CBC News

Edmonton Humane Society at capacity

In the market for a new pet? This is the perfect time, as the Edmonton Humane Society is currently operating at capacity.

Comment?

Related Topix: Canada

8 hrs ago | CBC News

B.C. pair killed in gravel truck collision in central Alberta

A 65-year-old man and 63-year-old woman were killed when their Chrysler Intrepid collided with a gravel truck and trailer at the intersection of Highway 13 and Police say it appears the truck turned left across the path of the car.

Comment?

Related Topix: Canada

11 hrs ago | CBC News

Alberta gained nearly 2,700 nurses over last five years

Alberta gained 2,697 more nurses between 2009 and 2013, according to a report released Tuesday by the Canadian Institute for Health Information.

Comment?

Related Topix: Nursing, Medicine, Canada

15 hrs ago | Edmonton Journal

Oil Kings and Princess Patricias chosen as K-days parade marshals

Edmonton should follow the provincial lead and disclose its own sunshine list, a government-spending critic argues.

Comment?

Related Topix: Canada,

Tue Jul 08, 2014

CBC News

Omar Khadr wins appeal, ordered transferred to provincial jail

The Alberta Court of Appeal ruled Tuesday that Omar Khadr should be housed in a provincial jail rather than federal prison because of his age when he committed his crimes.

Comment?

Related Topix: Prison, Federal Prisons, McRoberts, KY, Canada

CBC News

MLA Mike Allen's return to Tory caucus met with mixed reaction

Allen stepped down from caucus in July 2013 after he was caught in prostitution sting while on government business in Minnesota.

Comment?

Related Topix: Canada

CBC News

4,200 pigs killed in central Alberta barn fire

About 4,200 pigs died Monday in central Alta. when the barn they were in caught fire and burned to the ground.

Comment?

Related Topix: Canada

CBC News

Auditor General slams Alberta's monitoring practises

Alberta's auditor general says the province has dropped the ball when it comes to monitoring and acting on its climate change targets.

Comment?

Related Topix: Canada

CBC News

American group sues City over controversial bus ads

"Is Your Family Threatening You? Is There a Fatwa on Your Head?" reads the ad, which was part of a Canada-wide campaign by the American Freedom Defense Initiative.

Comment?

Related Topix: Canada

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Edmonton Journal

Simons: Health minister pledges new hospital, as old Misericordia clings to life support

There is an inclination to blame gravity for the sags and shifts in the body that come with aging.

Comment?

Related Topix: Canada, Natural Disasters, Flood, Weather

CBC News

Fort McMurray MLA Mike Allen back in Alberta Tory caucus

Allen was originally charged with soliciting a prostitute but later accepted a plea deal that would reduced the charge to a misdemeanour.

Comment?

Related Topix: Canada

CBC News

Groat Road remains closed due to bridge demolition

Part of Groat Road will remain closed both Monday and Tuesday due to weather conditions and safety challenges in demolishing the 102nd Avenue bridge this weekend.

Comment?

Related Topix: Weather, Canada

Sun Jul 06, 2014

CBC News

Edmonton International Track Classic attracts star athletes

This year's Edmonton International Track Classic attracted some big names, including the world's No.

Comment?

Related Topix: Canada

Vancouver Sun

Edmonton couple goes to great heights to celebrate 60th anniversary

Around 1,200 people didn't mind getting their undies wet for a good cause on Saturday at the BC Cancer Foundation's Underwear Affair.

Comment?

Related Topix: Canada, Wedding, Life, Interracial,Multiracial, Multiethnic, and Multicultural,

Sat Jul 05, 2014

IHRA

Litton, Boychuk lead qualifying entering championship Sunday at IHRA Mopar Rocky Mountain Nationals

Litton, the only driver to have visited every IHRA event in Edmonton since its debut in 2003, returned to the seat of a Top Fuel Dragster this weekend and went to work as only he knows how, rocketing to the top of the charts of Top Fuel dragster and leading the class into Sunday eliminations at the IHRA Mopar Rocky Mountain Nationals presented by ... (more)

Comment?

Related Topix: Canada, North America, World News,

CBC News

Nathan O'Brien Amber Alert: 'Violent crime' happened at home

A violent crime happened at the last place a missing five-year-old boy and his grandparents were seen, Calgary police said Friday.

Comment?

Related Topix: Canada

CBC News

Red Deer e-cigarettes users annoyed by 'vaping' ban

The city of Red Deer said last month that residents will no longer be able to vape e-cigarettes wherever they please after it determined an existing local bylaw's definition of smoking applied to vaping as well.

Comment?

Related Topix: Smoking, Medicine, Health, Canada

Fri Jul 04, 2014

IHRA

Follow IHRA Mopar Rocky Mountain Nationals LIVE online and on social media

Follow along with all of this weekend's action at the IHRA Mopar Rocky Mountain Nitro Jam Nationals presented by Good Vibrations Motorsports and Parts Canada exclusively on IHRA! You can watch the event LIVE with our live feed or receive constant social media updates and photos all from the IHRA Nitro Jam Drag Racing Series race eight at Castrol ... (more)

Comment?

Related Topix: Canada,

Edmonton Journal

Simons: Edmonton's Iron Bridge sings its final song

To its first neighbours in 1910, it was the Iron Bridge, because it replaced a wooden bridge across Groat Ravine.

Comment?

Related Topix: Canada, Arts, Opera

•••
•••
•••
•••
 
•••
•••
•••
•••