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When disaster strikes, the costs -- both emotionally and financially -- can be significant. While it's impossible to predict when and where the next emergency scenario or disaster may strike, the principles of preparedness remain the same.
All 13,00 residents of town had to flee.
"The program is so badly administered."
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"We want the people of Alberta to be aware of these problems."
The scenario — hypothetical, of course — is part of a emergency training exercise.
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CALGARY - Climate change, pipelines and flood mitigation were on the agenda Monday as Alberta Premier Rachel Notley and Prime Minister Stephen Harper had their first formal meeting.If there was tensio...
Most of the mines used by the coal industry have not been inspected since the 1980s or 1990s.
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In all, 609 firearms were taken from 105 homes.
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CALGARY - Premier Jim Prentice announced new measures Friday to clean up outstanding claims from last year's disastrous southern Alberta floods, and to prevent them from happening again.Prentice said...
Almost a year after Mounties were accused of acting independently during a mandatory evacuation of High River following last June’s flood the RCMP’s district commander offered new details on the incid...
HIGH RIVER, Alta. - Deanna Green dealt with conflicting emotions as she stood in the bright sunshine one year after the Highwood River burst its banks and changed her hometown of High River forever."I...
OKOTOKS, Alta. - Kevan Yeats is a reluctant hero.A year ago he helped his cat Momo escape from a submerged truck and swim to safety in the floodwaters that deluged southern Alberta.A photographer with...
The Alberta government says as many as 500 homes have experienced some sort of flooding because of heavy rains in the southwestern part of the province.But there was good news Thursday — forecasters s...