Starland County, Viking leap to top of active COVID-19 case list as numbers surge in central Alberta

Central Alberta has seen a significant surge in COVID-19 cases over the past month, jumping from the low single digits in early July to

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Edmonton bar promoter gives final plea as sexual assault case ends

After 70 days at trial and an extended sentencing hearing, the Matthew McKnight sexual assault case finally concluded Friday night.  McKnight, 33, was convicted in

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Strong case to be made for spitting incident to be considered hate crime, says researcher

An Alberta researcher says there’s a strong argument to be made that a recent spitting incident involving a racial slur could be considered a

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Doctors not leaving province, Premier Jason Kenney insists, despite contrary claims in legal case

Premier Jason Kenney sparred with NDP health critic David Shepherd in the legislature Thursday over seemingly contradictory statements by the UCP government about the exodus

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Exposure notice expanded after 2nd COVID-19 case linked to Vancouver strip club

Health officials have expanded a possible COVID-19 exposure notice for the No5 Orange strip club. Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH) had initially advised the public

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B.C. Prosecution Service asked to consider criminal charges in northern B.C. rail blockade case

The B.C. Prosecution Service has been invited to review arrests in a CN Rail injunction case in northern B.C. and consider possibly laying criminal

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Fort McMurray man sentenced to 30 months for removing evidence in murder case

A Fort McMurray man has been sentenced to 30 months for accessory to murder after the fact, in connection to a deadly shooting two years

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Suspect charged with 2nd-degree murder in case of missing Chestermere man

A Calgary man has been charged with second-degree murder in the death of a Chestermere man who was reported missing earlier this month.   Shane

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Saskatchewan reports 1 new coronavirus case, 1 new recovery

One new coronavirus case was reported in Saskatchewan’s far north on Saturday bringing the provincial total to 664. The number of recoveries rose to

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Siksika reports first on-reserve case of COVID-19

Siksika Chief Ouray Crowfoot says about 800 COVID-19 tests have been completed, and health officials investigated about 500 people who may have been infected.

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