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Anti-abortion group takes Edmonton to court over refusing bridge light colours

Anti-abortion group takes Edmonton to court over refusing bridge light colours

EDMONTON — The Alberta March for Life Association is asking a judge to review a City of Edmonton decision to cancel lighting on a bridge in the group's requested colours.
Norwegian fund excludes four Canadian firms as it exits oilsands investments

Norwegian fund excludes four Canadian firms as it exits oilsands investments

CALGARY — The largest pension fund in Norway has removed four Canadian energy names from its investment list and says it will no longer put money in companies that derive more than five per cent of their revenue from the oilsands.
Undercover police officer says accused admitted details of Edmonton attack

Undercover police officer says accused admitted details of Edmonton attack

EDMONTON — An undercover officer says a man accused of stabbing a constable and striking four pedestrians with a cube van in September 2017 detailed the attack while in a holding cell the next morning.
Man pleads not guilty in death of toddler son found outside Edmonton church

Man pleads not guilty in death of toddler son found outside Edmonton church

EDMONTON — The father of a toddler found dead outside a church more than two years ago was violent with the child, a Crown prosecutor told court.
Search for offence starts with physical game for new Calgary Flame Milan Lucic

Search for offence starts with physical game for new Calgary Flame Milan Lucic

CALGARY — The puck had only to be in the general vicinity of Milan Lucic in the Calgary Flames' home-opener for the Saddledome to take up the call.
Alberta to introduce bills on farm safety, greenhouse gas emissions

Alberta to introduce bills on farm safety, greenhouse gas emissions

EDMONTON — Alberta's politicians return to the legislature chamber Tuesday for a fall sitting expected to be dominated by a budget billed as a fundamental long-term reset of spending priorities.

Rcords of 650 patients on missing computer hard drive: Alberta health officials

EDMONTON — Alberta Health Services says a computer hard drive that contained the personal health information of about 650 patients has been missing since August.

Police keep peace as climate protesters block major Edmonton bridge

EDMONTON — Alberta's capital was one of the cities experiencing commuter chaos as climate protesters blocked bridges around the world on Monday.
David Rittich posts 34-save shutout for Flames in 3-0 win over Canucks

David Rittich posts 34-save shutout for Flames in 3-0 win over Canucks

Calgary's top line produced and Flames goaltender David Rittich got to work on proving he's a bona fide NHL starter in Saturday's 3-0 win over the Vancouver Canucks.
Neal scores twice, McDavid has four points as Oilers down Kings 6-5

Neal scores twice, McDavid has four points as Oilers down Kings 6-5

EDMONTON — The summer trade for James Neal has already paid dividends for the Edmonton Oilers.