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Calgary ends state of local emergency after water main break

Calgary ends state of local emergency after water main break

The City of Calgary ended its state of local emergency on Thursday, marking the end of daily news briefings that the City has been giving since the water crisis began last month.
Wildfire burns out of control near Suncor's Firebag oilsands site

Wildfire burns out of control near Suncor's Firebag oilsands site

Suncor Energy Inc. says it is moving to have essential personnel only at its Firebag oilsands site as a wildfire burns out of control nearby.
Cessation of Legal Aid services looming, gov't offers to extend funding

Cessation of Legal Aid services looming, gov't offers to extend funding

Legal Aid Alberta says ultimatum offered by Alberta government “erodes the independence of this organization and its ability to deliver services.”
How to stay safe in Jasper with all the wild animals around

How to stay safe in Jasper with all the wild animals around

Human wildife co-existence specialist gives tips on how to avoid interactions with bears and elk in Alberta
'It was game over' for brazen black bear seeking campers' food in Kananaskis Country

'It was game over' for brazen black bear seeking campers' food in Kananaskis Country

“It also went past a friend’s tent and it actually left what looked like, from the movie The Wolverine, big scratch marks in the tent fly."
More than $21 million for Alberta ag initiatives announced at Olds College

More than $21 million for Alberta ag initiatives announced at Olds College

Red Deer, Edmonton, Blackfalds businesses and First Nation project also among those sharing in agriculture funding provided through five federal programs
Calgary taekwondo instructor charged with luring in case involving 13-year-old

Calgary taekwondo instructor charged with luring in case involving 13-year-old

It’s alleged that sometime between 2017 and 2018, Bradley Hutchison, 39, engaged in sexual conversations online with a 13-year-old he previously met through the martial arts community.
Parks Canada looking at human use limits due to explosive visitation in Lake Louise

Parks Canada looking at human use limits due to explosive visitation in Lake Louise

“Visitation to the park has grown over 31 per cent in the last decade and last year was the busiest year on record and it's expected to continually rise."
WestJet sweetens post-strike deals with deeper discounts on flights

WestJet sweetens post-strike deals with deeper discounts on flights

Travellers can get additional discounts on sale prices for flights
Jasper National Park visitation increases 20% over past decade

Jasper National Park visitation increases 20% over past decade

The problem with being a popular park is that all those people are becoming tougher and tougher to manage. Parks Canada is asking the public for their input for a new Visitor Use Management Plan.
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