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'Remarkable' reconstruction on Highway 1 allows it to reopen in B.C.: minister

'Remarkable' reconstruction on Highway 1 allows it to reopen in B.C.: minister

VICTORIA — Another patch in British Columbia's damaged highway system has been completed as the province reopened Highway 1 through the Fraser Canyon on Monday.
Truck convoy protesting commercial trucker vaccine mandate at border rolls through southern Alberta

Truck convoy protesting commercial trucker vaccine mandate at border rolls through southern Alberta

Over 100 trucks, many of which were semis or other commercial transport trucks displaying flags and signage, started in Nanton, driving through High River, then Okotoks, making their way slowly up Southridge and Northridge Drive.
New Provincial committee will seek EMS pressure solutions

New Provincial committee will seek EMS pressure solutions

Emergency medical services are facing unprecedented pressures right now, says Alberta Health minister
Former judge to review call from suspended Alberta justice minister to police chief

Former judge to review call from suspended Alberta justice minister to police chief

EDMONTON — A retired judge from Alberta’s Court of Queen’s Bench is to determine whether suspended justice minister Kaycee Madu interfered with the administration of justice.
Dating in a pandemic: mask on for first kiss?

Dating in a pandemic: mask on for first kiss?

Dating during the current pandemic wasn't all thrills for Shandrie Lewis. Though she has since established a relationship with a new boyfriend, those months on the dating scene were not fun, what with the protocols for washing hands, wearing masks, and of course the unfathomable strangeness of the Internet.
Alberta family turns their children's fears after vehicle theft into good feelings with food bank drive

Alberta family turns their children's fears after vehicle theft into good feelings with food bank drive

STRATHMORE – An Alberta family turned a terrifying misfortune into an opportunity to learn, and to help the local community.
RCMP investigating incident of child left on bus found wandering on highway

RCMP investigating incident of child left on bus found wandering on highway

A kindergarten-aged child who had reportedly been left on a school bus the morning of Jan. 18 was found wandering along Highway 881. RCMP say they are investigating the incident.
Uncertainty a certainty in Canada’s inflation forecast

Uncertainty a certainty in Canada’s inflation forecast

Historical examples show mitigating factors, sources of concern for the country’s economy
RCMP charge man after he cuts down residential tree and leaves it on car hood south of Calgary

RCMP charge man after he cuts down residential tree and leaves it on car hood south of Calgary

MOUNTIE MOMENTS: A motorist caused around $8K in damages to a fence and fled the scene, a local church was broken into and a man was hit in the face with a wrench.
Mental health problems more than double chance of opioid abuse: StatsCan

Mental health problems more than double chance of opioid abuse: StatsCan

Pain management has primarily relied on prescription opioids for treatment and has contributed to the development of Canada’s opioid crisis, new research from Statistics Canada shows.