Grande Prairie

2 Charged After Alberta Fentanyl Bust

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.21.2016 | Canada Alberta

More than a kilogram of cocaine was also discovered.

3 Injured In Northern Alberta Mall Shooting

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.16.2016 | Canada Alberta

"We looked around and all the stores were panicky, closing their doors."

Alberta RCMP Don't Know Who They Arrested

The Canadian Press | Sarah Rieger | Posted 08.12.2016 | Canada Alberta

Recognize him?

Grande Prairie Floods After Summer Storm Sweeps Through

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.04.2016 | Canada Alberta

Residents were urged to stay inside.

► 5-Year-Old Applies To Be Canada's Next Astronaut

The Huffington Post Alberta | Sarah Rieger | Posted 07.29.2016 | Canada Alberta

She's a pretty impressive candidate.

4-Year-Old Found Dead In Grande Prairie Outdoor Pool

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.13.2016 | Canada Alberta

He went missing Monday night.

Pro-Life Group Sues Alberta City Over Rejected Bus Ads

The Huffington Post Alberta | Sarah Rieger | Posted 06.28.2016 | Canada Alberta

The group has faced widespread criticism.

Fun Alberta Teachers Shoot Epic 6-Minute Music Video For Grads

The Huffington Post Alberta | Sarah Rieger | Posted 06.23.2016 | Canada Alberta

It's a collaborative masterpiece.

Another Part Of Alberta Forced To Evacuate After New Fire

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.16.2016 | Canada Alberta

Provincial officials say the fire is near an energy industry plant and is burning on either side of Highway 43.

These Dads Built The Answer To The Bumpy DIY Ice Rink Dilemma

The Huffington Post Alberta | Sarah Rieger | Posted 12.30.2015 | Canada Alberta

Only in Alberta.

HORROR: Propeller Breaks Loose, Smashes Into Passenger Cabin

Huffington Post Canada | Christian Cotroneo | Posted 11.10.2014 | Canada Alberta

A woman aboard an Air Canada Jazz flight from Calgary to Grande Prairie was rushed to hospital after one of the plane's propeller's reportedly snapped...

Emergency Landing Sends Passengers To Hospital

CP | Jonathan Muma, CFFR, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.07.2015 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - A passenger who was on an Air Canada Express flight that made an emergency landing in Edmonton knew something was wrong when he heard an ex...

Gangster On ATV Leads Police On 4-Hour Chase

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.09.2014 | Canada British Columbia

DAWSON CREEK, B.C. - A man police say is associated with the UN Gang and wanted on outstanding warrants in Alberta and Newfoundland has been arrested ...

As A Small Town Girl, I'm Proof Success Is Not Location Dependent

Komal Minhas | Posted 10.22.2014 | Canada Alberta
Komal Minhas

When I tell people I am from Grande Prairie, Alberta their response is usually surprise followed by some sort of joke or comment related to being red neck. Well, this small town girl has a big heart and even bigger dreams. I am at my core a country girl and my, oh my, has it served me well.

RCMP Injured In Violent Grande Prairie Arrest

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.20.2014 | Canada Alberta

GRANDE PRAIRIE, Alta. - A Taser electronic stun gun was used by the RCMP in northwestern Alberta to subdue a man who had rammed a police vehicle and t...

Plane Crashes Near Busy Baseball Diamond

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.14.2014 | Canada Alberta

GRANDE PRAIRIE, Alta. - No one was hurt when a light aircraft crash landed in a grassy field adjacent to ball diamonds in northwestern Alberta.RCMP in...

REPORT: Helicopter Pilot Drunk Before Deadly Crash

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.03.2014 | Canada Alberta

FOX CREEK, Alta. - An investigation has determined a helicopter pilot was drunk when he died in a crash in northern Alberta last year.A report by the ...

Fire Destroys Grande Prairie Houses

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.04.2014 | Canada Alberta

GRANDE PRAIRIE, Alta. - An overnight fire destroyed two homes and extensively damaged two others in a new neighbourhood in a northwestern Alberta city...

'Knockout Game' Leaves Boy With Broken Jaw

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 05.15.2014 | Canada Alberta

Grande Prairie RCMP are investigating after a 12-year-old boy was assaulted in an attack connected to a so-called "knockout game." Cathy Rode said ...

Stupid, Scary Hoax Ends In Charges

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 04.25.2014 | Canada Alberta

Two Alberta men have been charged after a hoax had at least one person convinced they had been witness to an abduction. Grande Prairie RCMP went ou...

Police Name Two Charged In Child Abduction

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.29.2014 | Canada Alberta

GRANDE PRAIRIE, Alta. - RCMP in northern Alberta have released the names of two people charged in the abduction of a baby that was in a truck that was...

Three Charged In Baby's Abduction

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.28.2014 | Canada Alberta

GRANDE PRAIRIE, Alta. - RCMP in northern Alberta say they will be charging three people in the abduction of a baby left inside an idling truck.Police ...

Amber Alert Called Off, Baby Found Unharmed

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 02.25.2014 | Canada Alberta

UPDATE: RCMP have called off an Amber Alert for a seven-month-old Grande Prairie baby who went missing earlier today. According to officials, police r...

AMBER ALERT: Baby Kidnapped In Northern Alberta

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 02.26.2014 | Canada Alberta

An Amber Alert has been issued for a seven-month-old Alberta baby who has been taken in a stolen truck in Grande Prairie. The girl, named Addison, ...

LOOK: It's Only Some Hockey In A Mall Parking Lot

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Alberta

The polar vortex that descended over most parts of Canada over the New Year prompted many Canucks to revisit their relationship with winter. Most o...