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Alberta to end name changes for dangerous, long-term, high-risk offenders

Alberta to end name changes for dangerous, long-term, high-risk offenders

The bill calls for designated offenders to be banned for life from changing their names, even if the designation is eventually removed.
Athabasca RCMP on scene at Cornwall Apartments since this morning

Athabasca RCMP on scene at Cornwall Apartments since this morning

No comment on anything just yet
Cabinet committee scheduled to discuss easing Alberta's COVID-19 restrictions

Cabinet committee scheduled to discuss easing Alberta's COVID-19 restrictions

The number of new COVID-19 cases per day in Alberta has also climbed to more than 500 each day since the middle of last week.
Another Alberta union rejects province's request for more bargaining delays

Another Alberta union rejects province's request for more bargaining delays

AUPE said in an update on its website that it told Alberta Health Services it wants to get back to the bargaining table.
Big fines for hunting guide

Big fines for hunting guide

Emerson M. Rose fined $9,250 after guilty pleas to six hunting violations
Supreme Court to rule on whether carbon tax is constitutional next week

Supreme Court to rule on whether carbon tax is constitutional next week

Saskatchewan, Ontario and Alberta all went to court to argue the Greenhouse Gas Pollution Pricing Act was unconstitutional because Ottawa was stepping into provincial jurisdiction.
Cochrane RCMP still trying to located two children and two adults

Cochrane RCMP still trying to located two children and two adults

The RCMP Serious Crimes Branch is still investigating the disappearance of five-year-old Leonine O’Driscoll-Zak and two-year-old Wyatt O’Driscoll-Zak, from Cochrane.
United Nurses of Alberta calls finance minister hypocritical in contract talks

United Nurses of Alberta calls finance minister hypocritical in contract talks

Harrigan questioned why the province is having contract talks with other public sector unions during the pandemic but wants the UNA to put its deal on pause.
Selling Bonnyville to the world

Selling Bonnyville to the world

As part of Town of Bonnyville council's priority for economic growth in the area, council wants to invite members of the provincial government for a tour to see the area.
Freedivers battle the elements in winter dive at Lake Minnewanka

Freedivers battle the elements in winter dive at Lake Minnewanka

Freediving is a sport normally associated with the warm waters of Hawaii or the Caribbean, but Lorenza Malaguti’s passion for the little-known sport has led her to practice it in extreme conditions