Canada Alberta News

This Debate Won't Be Over Any Time Soon

CP | Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.17.2014 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - Alberta's great plate debate is far from over.The three candidates vying to become the next Progressive Conservative party leader and premi...

Rural Search For Missing Family Enters Day 4

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 07.08.2014 | Canada Alberta

Police will reconvene at a property north of Calgary for the fourth day in a row, as a search for a missing family continues. Investigators are sc...

Search Continues For Missing Family, Person Of Interest Released

CP | Bill Graveland, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.07.2014 | Canada Alberta

AIRDRIE, Alta. - Investigators brought in a dog and a police motorboat on Sunday as they shifted their search for a five-year-old Calgary boy and his ...

Police Searching Property In Relation To Disappearance

CP | Bill Graveland, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.07.2014 | Canada Alberta

AIRDRIE, Alta. - Police confirmed a search at a property near Calgary on Saturday was part of the investigation into the disappearance of a five-year-...

Violent Incident Occurred Inside Missing Family's Home: Police

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 07.07.2014 | Canada Alberta

Calgary police investigating the disappearance of a five-year-old boy and his grandparents say there was a violent incident in the home where the thre...

Flood Fears Ease On The Prairies

CBC | Posted 07.01.2014 | Canada Alberta

The TransCanada Highway has reopened from Virden to the Saskatchewan border, while clearer skies are forecasted for flood-affected areas of western Ma...

'Quite A Bit Of Damage'

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.19.2014 | Canada Alberta

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 provinc...

1 Year After The Alberta Flood In Statistics

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 06.16.2014 | Canada Alberta

It's amazing to see the progress Alberta has made since the deluge of water that devastated many areas in the southern Alberta a year ago this week. ...

Baby M's Father Sentenced

CP | John Cotter, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.11.2014 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - A judge has sentenced a man to 15 years in prison for neglecting and starving his young twin daughters to the point where one of them died ...

1 Year Later: Alberta Flood In Numbers

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 06.06.2014 | Canada Alberta

New statistics published by the Alberta government this week show just how far the province has come since the deluge of water that devastated many ar...

These People Picked The Wrong Place To Park..

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 05.26.2014 | Canada Alberta

CALGARY — A hole measuring about six metres by four metres has appeared on the side of a downtown Calgary office building that's been shedding brick...

He's In

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.07.2014 | Canada Alberta

CALGARY - Calgary member of the legislature and former city alderman Ric McIver announced Wednesday he is entering the race to become the next Tory pa...

Suspect Understands The Charges: Lawyer

CBC | Posted 06.17.2014 | Canada Alberta

Matthew de Grood, the 22-year-old accused of stabbing five people to death earlier this week in Calgary, is overwhelmed but understands the charges he...

Suspect Could Undergo Psychological Tests

CBC | Posted 06.16.2014 | Canada Alberta

The 22-year-old man accused of stabbing five young people to death at a Calgary house party Tuesday will likely be remanded for a psychological asses...

LOOK: Reaction To Calgary House Party Stabbing

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 04.16.2014 | Canada Alberta

Calgarians expressed shock and sadness following the news that a stabbing near the University of Calgary had left five young adults dead. Three mal...

New Cancer Study Needed, Says Chief

CBC | Posted 06.14.2014 | Canada Alberta

The Chief of the Athabasca Chipewyan First Nation is looking for money to do an independent cancer study in Fort Chipewyan. He and others say a com...

Anders DEFEATED

CP | Bill Graveland, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.12.2014 | Canada Alberta

CALGARY - The self-proclaimed "poster boy" for blue Conservatives went down to defeat Saturday night at the hands of a former Alberta cabinet minister...

Anders To Discover His Fate Today

CP | Bill Graveland, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.12.2014 | Canada Alberta

CALGARY - The self-proclaimed "poster boy" for blue Conservatives is facing a daunting challenge from a former Alberta Progressive Conservative cabine...

Added To Sex Offender Registry

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.11.2014 | Canada Alberta

WAINWRIGHT, Alta. - A former commanding officer of an Armed Forces base in Alberta has been demoted after being found guilty of sexual assault.David Y...

Calgary Police Shooting Kills Man, Injures Woman

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.01.2014 | Canada Alberta

CALGARY - Calgary's police chief says a vehicle was ramming police cruisers during an officer-involved shooting that left a man dead and a woman serio...

Fate Of Canadian On Death Row Once Again Up In The Air

CP | Bill Graveland, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.25.2014 | Canada Alberta

CALGARY - A ruling by a Montana judge is a step closer on whether the state can take a shortcut in its attempt to get approval to change the way it ca...

First Nation Drops Oilsands Lawsuit

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.24.2014 | Canada Alberta

CALGARY - An oilsands developer involved in a contested project in northern Alberta says an aboriginal band has agreed to drop its lawsuit.Athabasca O...

Sweet And Romantic Valentine's Day Date Ideas In Calgary

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 01.31.2014 | Canada Alberta

Living in Calgary and looking for some sweet Valentine's Day date ideas this year? Well, look no further. We've compiled a list of dates around ...

Perhaps No One More Pleased About Keystone Review Than This Man

CP | Lauren Krugel, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.02.2014 | Canada Alberta

CALGARY - TransCanada says it's pleased with the U.S. State Department's latest report into its controversial Keystone XL oil pipeline proposal, but a...

15 Valentine's Day Date Ideas In Edmonton

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 01.30.2014 | Canada Alberta

Living in Edmonton and looking for some sweet Valentine's Day date ideas this year? Well, look no further. We've compiled a list of dates around...