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More than 250,000 packets of cigarettes recalled in Canada — due to fire hazard

More than 250,000 packets of cigarettes recalled in Canada — due to fire hazard

Yes, apparently they burn their full length too much and may start a fire on textiles, etc. if dropped. Who knew...
Community to meet to discuss proposed feedlot near fragile Alberta recreational lake

Community to meet to discuss proposed feedlot near fragile Alberta recreational lake

Cottage owners and farmers who say a proposed feedlot threatens the water quality of a popular lake are to gather this weekend to discuss how they can keep making their case to the regulatory body that will rule on the project.
Kenney will remain at UCP helm until new leader is chosen

Kenney will remain at UCP helm until new leader is chosen

The premier isn't leaving his post just yet.
Jean not surprised by Kenney's departure, MLA now seeks Premier job

Jean not surprised by Kenney's departure, MLA now seeks Premier job

Local MLA Brian Jean will run for Premier after Kenney's resignation following trust vote results
Danielle Smith will run for UCP leader

Danielle Smith will run for UCP leader

Danielle Smith said Thursday she will run for the leader of the UCP amidst Jason Kenney's resignation.
Jail 'Freedom Convoy' organizer Tamara Lich again, Crown argues in Ottawa court

Jail 'Freedom Convoy' organizer Tamara Lich again, Crown argues in Ottawa court

"Freedom Convoy" organizer Tamara Lich is accused of breaching her bail conditions and the Crown argues she should go back to back in jail until her trial.
Inmate receives 18-month sentence for assault with weapon

Inmate receives 18-month sentence for assault with weapon

An inmate charged with assault with a weapon stemming from a July 2021 incident at the Drumheller Institution has had an 18-month concurrent sentence handed down.
Kenney to learn fate as party announces results of leadership review vote

Kenney to learn fate as party announces results of leadership review vote

Alberta Premier Jason Kenney is to learn today if he still has enough support from his party to stay on as leader.
Tongue pizza, squid ink corn dogs spice up menu for 2022 Calgary Stampede

Tongue pizza, squid ink corn dogs spice up menu for 2022 Calgary Stampede

This summer's Calgary Stampede menu has some strange and spicy twists on traditional favourites.
Over half of young people see racist content online about immigrants, poll suggests

Over half of young people see racist content online about immigrants, poll suggests

Over half of Canadians under age 35 come across racist or prejudiced remarks about immigrants on the internet, a new survey suggests.