Edmonton ‘Overdue For Grown-up Conversation' With Province: Iveson

Edmonton ‘Overdue For Grown-up Conversation' With Province: Iveson

The Edmonton Journal  09. 3.2014
Mayor Don Iveson says he wants a “grown-up conversation” and a new partnership with the province on key issues as Edmonton’s growth...
► Police Investigate Violent Walmart Takedown

► Police Investigate Violent Walmart Takedown

09. 3.2014
A video of a violent takedown in an Edmonton Walmart parking lot has captured the attention of police. The video, posted to Live Leak...
Teacher Fired For Giving Zeros Says New System Gets An 'F'

Teacher Fired For Giving Zeros Says New System Gets An 'F'

CP  09. 2.2014
EDMONTON - An Edmonton teacher who was fired for giving zeros to students who didn't hand in their homework or take tests says nothing...
LOOK: Edmonton Man Might Be The World's Biggest 'Avatar' Fan

LOOK: Edmonton Man Might Be The World's Biggest 'Avatar' Fan

09. 2.2014
From his feet to his chin, but not quite his head, Edmonton's Raymond Knowles might be the world's biggest "Avatar" fan. The carpenter,...
Teacher Fired For Giving Zeros Vindicated

Teacher Fired For Giving Zeros Vindicated

CP  09. 2.2014
EDMONTON - An Alberta appeal board says the Edmonton Public School Board was unfair in suspending and firing teacher who gave out zeros...
Parents Caught Lying To Get Kids Into Full Schools

Parents Caught Lying To Get Kids Into Full Schools

The Edmonton Journal  09. 2.2014
Parents have been caught lying about their addresses to sneak their kids into some of the city’s most desirable schools, officials say. Principals...
Watch That Speed Dial, Edmonton

Watch That Speed Dial, Edmonton

CBC  09. 2.2014
Tuesday marks the first day of school for many students in Edmonton.  It also marks the first day drivers will have to obey 30-kilometre...
LOOK: Edmonton's New Arena District Is A Stunner

LOOK: Edmonton's New Arena District Is A Stunner

CP  08.28.2014
EDMONTON - The owner of the Edmonton Oilers says the booming, oilsands-driven economy of northern Alberta is behind the early success of...
Man Denies Dousing Neighbours With Gasoline

Man Denies Dousing Neighbours With Gasoline

The Edmonton Journal  08.27.2014
An Edmonton man accused of brandishing a blowtorch and dousing his sleeping neighbours in gasoline denies he had ever stepped upstairs...
Girl Attacked By Cougar On Popular Trail

Girl Attacked By Cougar On Popular Trail

CP  08.26.2014
WATERTON, Alta. - An Edmonton-area teenager says her close call with a cougar in Waterton Lakes National Park won't stop her from hiking...
This New Edmonton Skyscraper Will Tower Over All Others

This New Edmonton Skyscraper Will Tower Over All Others

08.26.2014
Look up, Edmonton. Look way up. A new skyscraper design was unveiled Tuesday, that promises to change the city's skyline forever. Stantec,...
A Lot Of Albertans Want To See Pot Legalized: Poll

A Lot Of Albertans Want To See Pot Legalized: Poll

08.26.2014
Albertans might not be using a lot of pot, but that doesn't mean they don't want to see it legalized. According to a new poll from Insights...
This 101-Year-Old Javelin Thrower Can Probably Kick Your Butt

This 101-Year-Old Javelin Thrower Can Probably Kick Your Butt

CP  08.25.2014
SHERWOOD PARK, Alta. - Florence Storch is a little old lady with a really big stick.The 101-year-old from Hanna, Alta., has been competing...
Murderer Escapes From B.C. Prison

Murderer Escapes From B.C. Prison

08.25.2014
A convicted killer was last seen getting into a waiting SUV as he escaped from a federal prison in B.C. Norman Gilbert Riel, 41, is serving...