‘The most exciting sport you’ll ever see’: Indian relay takes off in northern Alberta

Thousands of fans watched in awe as daredevil riders raced in the inaugural Indian relay at Bonnyville’s rodeo grounds over the May long weekend.

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Homes being evacuated in central Alberta after wildfire jumps highway

The hamlet of Marlboro in central Alberta and nearby homes are being evacuated as an out-of-control wildfire encroaches on the community. RCMP said homes

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Alberta wildlife rehab preps for impending spring ‘baby boom’

As an Alberta wildlife rehab centre preps for the wave of baby patients it admits each spring, staff are hoping to educate concerned citizens that not all

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Two tiny turtles targeted in Alberta Fish and Wildlife search

Alberta Fish and Wildlife officers are seeking two small turtles, which they say were sold illegally by someone in Gibbons, Alta., last December. Map

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Wildfire risk prompts fire ban, off-highway vehicle restrictions in northern Alberta

Much of northern Alberta is under a fire ban due to increased wildfire risk, the provincial government announced Thursday evening. The ban includes Lac

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Calgary fares slightly better than Edmonton as bankruptcies rise in Alberta

More Albertans went broke in the first quarter of this year than did during the same period last year. There was a 15.2 per cent

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Alberta woman runs across North America one race at a time

When empty nest syndrome began to settle in, Enn Pomerleau decided to run it off. Literally. When the last of Pomerleau’s five children began

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Central Alberta man charged in January pickup-school bus crash, robbery

A central Alberta man has been charged in the January head-on crash of a stolen pickup with a school bus that slightly injured two

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Don’t forget about Edmonton, Iveson tells new Alberta government

With Edmonton a political “island” once more, Mayor Don Iveson used his annual State of the City speech to send a message to Alberta

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Weather Beaten

It’s a harsh life out there, but there are moments of idyllic-ness… Summer, central Alberta. Posted by Gordon Hunter on 2015-02-05 15:03:13 Tagged: ,

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