Carfentanil, COVID-19 creating deadly combination for Edmonton’s opioid users

A spike in stronger-than-usual opioids on Edmonton streets, combined with a drop in the use of safe-consumption sites, has an addictions doctor braced for a

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Federal funding fast track ‘not new money’ for Edmonton’s COVID-19 recovery: Iveson – Edmonton

Edmonton Mayor Don Iveson said Monday an announcement from the federal government to fast track funding to municipalities isn’t the news he’s been waiting

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Edmonton’s Kensington Village long-term care unit reports first COVID-19 death

A resident in the long-term care unit of Edmonton’s Kensington Village died on Thursday of COVID-19, the first reported death in that part of

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Ryan Reynolds thanks Global Edmonton’s Gord Steinke for showing him old photo of grandfather

Sure, it might be common knowledge that Ryan Reynolds, the much-beloved film actor, is a Vancouverite, but what some fans might not know is that

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Edmonton’s Brendan Bottcher loses as Europe takes early lead over Canada at Continental Cup curling – Edmonton

Team Europe won a pair of mixed doubles games Thursday afternoon to take a 4-2 lead on Team Canada at the Continental Cup. The

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Opening night for Edmonton’s Ice Castle

Friday is opening night for a winter wonderland nestled in Hawrelak Park. Community reporter Morgan Black went there to check out the only Ice

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Meet Madilynn, Edmonton’s New Year’s baby for 2020

It’s a girl! The first baby born in Edmonton in 2020 made her entrance into the world exactly 36 minutes after midnight signalled the

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Coop cap lifted on Edmonton’s urban chicken program – Edmonton

It may not be long before more and more Edmontonians hear or see chickens roaming area backyards. The city recently lifted the cap in

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Audit makes recommendations for Edmonton’s troubled transit system

A city report released Tuesday recommends improvements for Edmonton’s problem-riddled transit system. The report from the Office of the City Auditor assessed how the Edmonton Transit

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Edmonton’s Africanival kicking off with West African poetry ‘spectacle’

It’s a chance to celebrate African and Caribbean culture in Edmonton.  Africanival is now in its third year. The festival kicks off with Orality,

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