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Police say the trapped man was seen with "severe visible injuries" and that attempts to give first aid were hampered by fallen power lines near the vehicle.

Posted: August 3, 2021, 8:39 pm
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Alberta's Opposition New Democratic Party is calling for a public inquiry into Premier Jason Kenney and his government's handling of the COVID-19 crisis.

Posted: August 3, 2021, 8:10 pm
Brieann Baldock

Edmonton's Brieann Baldock, who is legally blind, is part of the Canadian Paralympic goalball team.

Posted: August 3, 2021, 6:40 pm

Many farmers in Alberta are trying to salvage the little crop they've managed to grow amid an ongoing heat wave. 

Posted: August 3, 2021, 2:00 pm
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COVID-19 data from the long weekend will be released Tuesday. Alberta reported 187 new cases of COVID-19 on Friday.

Posted: August 3, 2021, 1:27 pm
Fort McMurray airport

The COVID-19 pandemic tightened the squeeze on the Fort McMurray International Airport, which had already been seeing fewer passengers travel through its gates for several years.

Posted: August 3, 2021, 1:00 pm
Deb Tomlinson

Three Alberta organizations are launching a joint-initiative to improve the outcomes for Indigenous survivors of sexual and domestic violence.

Posted: August 3, 2021, 12:00 pm
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A residential break-in near Penhold, Alta., ended with a man being shot and killed, police say.

Posted: August 3, 2021, 3:14 am
Gina Tranquada

A Winnipeg runner didn’t let training in the flat prairie city keep her from winning a gruelling marathon in the Rocky Mountains this weekend.

Posted: August 3, 2021, 1:37 am
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A 26-year-old woman from Peers, Alta., is dead after a reported bear attack in northern Alberta on Saturday, RCMP say.

Posted: August 2, 2021, 9:00 pm
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Saskatchewan is the first Canadian province to lift all public health restrictions and Alberta plans to phase them out by mid-August. But public health experts warn now isn't the time for such action.

Posted: August 2, 2021, 3:00 pm
City of Edmonton bus

The Edmonton Transit Service Advisory Board says fear and uncertainty may be a barrier for newcomers, seniors and other groups who usually depend on transit.

Posted: August 2, 2021, 1:00 pm
Westjet airplane takes off from Edmonton International Airport

Alberta's two largest airports are seeing signs that they can prepare their recovery for takeoff in the wake of a worldwide pandemic that almost grounded the industry.

Posted: August 2, 2021, 11:00 am
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Nine years after heartbreak and controversy at Old Trafford at London 2012, the Canadian women's soccer team defeated the number-one ranked United States 1-0 in their semifinal on Monday at the Tokyo Games. Canada now advances to play Sweden for Olympic soccer gold for the first time in team history.

Posted: August 2, 2021, 9:57 am
Unity Square

The central Edmonton retail hub along 104th Avenue will now be known as Unity Square, with signage having already been replaced this weekend.

Posted: August 1, 2021, 11:15 pm
Riverside trail

​​​​​​Edmonton emergency services are searching for a male swimmer who went missing Saturday in what is being treated as a drowning event.

Posted: August 1, 2021, 9:36 pm
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EMS dispatch has been directed by Alberta Health Services to stop screening callers for COVID-19.

Posted: August 1, 2021, 6:39 pm
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An Ontario man drowned Sunday morning while competing in an Ironman race at Harmony Lake in Rocky View County, Alta.

Posted: August 1, 2021, 6:33 pm
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Yokozuna's customers have received a variety of heartfelt messages written by the manager during the pandemic.

Posted: August 1, 2021, 3:00 pm
Calgary Film Centre

Alberta's TV and film industry is projected to double this year and is bringing an anticipated $482 million in spending to the province. 

Posted: July 31, 2021, 8:54 pm