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Most popular baby names in 2021 revealed

Most popular baby names in 2021 revealed

Do you know a baby with one of these names?
Two-year Peace Bond signed by woman charged under the Animal Protection Act

Two-year Peace Bond signed by woman charged under the Animal Protection Act

Northern Alberta woman charged in animal neglect relating to horses has entered into a peace bond and the charges against her were withdrawn.
Sundre council denounces float depicting racialized caricature of Jagmeet Singh

Sundre council denounces float depicting racialized caricature of Jagmeet Singh

Sundre's mayor says "council does not condone racism in this community of any kind" at first meeting following controversial parade float.
Sandra Oh, Donovan Bailey among dozens appointed to Order of Canada

Sandra Oh, Donovan Bailey among dozens appointed to Order of Canada

Film and TV actress Sandra Oh and track champion Donovan Bailey are among dozens of performers, athletes, advocates and experts newly named to Canada's highest civilian honour. Gov. Gen.
Rare white grizzly relocated away from deadly highway to safer area

Rare white grizzly relocated away from deadly highway to safer area

A rare white grizzly bear has been relocated away from the deadly Trans-Canada Highway in an attempt to save her life.
Back in black: Alberta ends latest fiscal year with $3.9B surplus as oil, gas surge

Back in black: Alberta ends latest fiscal year with $3.9B surplus as oil, gas surge

Alberta is back in the black in a big way — turbocharged by high-flying oil prices.
Canada's business case for Trans Mountain assumes 100 years of operation

Canada's business case for Trans Mountain assumes 100 years of operation

Parliamentary Budget Officer Yves Giroux is questioning the production timeline used in deciding the commercial viability of the Trans Mountain pipeline.
Love at first… smell? New research proves body odour can help humans tell friend from foe

Love at first… smell? New research proves body odour can help humans tell friend from foe

Subconsciously, humans are sniffing themselves all the time. But did you know you might be sniffing out friendship too?
Alberta will take part in Emergencies Act inquiry

Alberta will take part in Emergencies Act inquiry

The federal Public Order Emergency Commission has granted Alberta full standing to participate in the public inquiry into the use of the Emergencies Act during the Ottawa truckers’ protest and blockades at international border crossings last February.
Lawyer says 'Freedom Convoy' organizer Tamara Lich arrested

Lawyer says 'Freedom Convoy' organizer Tamara Lich arrested

A lawyer for "Freedom Convoy" organizer Tamara Lich says the Alberta woman has been arrested.